Comedy News

Written by Samantha Pitchel | March 7, 2013

SXSW Comedy Spotlight: Talk Show Hosts Chris Gethard and "Jesse Ventura"

There's more to SXSW Comedy than standup - like these two events, a pair of the oddest, most original talk shows out there. 

Conspiracy Theory Live with Jesse Ventura is not exactly a live version of former wrestler / senator Jesse Ventura's paranoia-centric TV series - it's much, much...

Written by Samantha Pitchel | March 5, 2013

SXSW Comedy Spotlight: W. Kamau Bell and the Totally Biased Writers

W. Kamau Bell’s FX show, Totally Biased, highlights the host’s aptitude for on-point, observational humor, making it one of the network's edgiest and most intelligent comedies. As they take an honest look at current events (and less important, but equally amazing, pop culture moments), Bell and his all-star...