Wanna learn what makes Daniel Tosh tick? Some people just think he’s an arrogant A-hole. But there’s more to Tosh than meets the eye. Take a look at this deconstruction of an 8-minute of Tosh’s special “Happy Thoughts” and learn exactly the tools Tosh uses to get laughs. . . . → Read More: How to Write Comedy Like Daniel Tosh – A Deconstruction
One of the goals of a young comedian is to land a gig on Comedy Central, but what happens when you’re far past your twenties?
Do the goals change? In a word, No.
Comedy Clinic student Esther Hersh is a perfect example. When she arrived in comedy class a few weeks ago, instead of . . . → Read More: Comedy Class Student Lands Comedy Central Gig
Jon Lovett, a former speech writer for President Barack Obama, who left the administration over the summer to pursue a writing career in Hollywood, has made good on his goal. NBC has given a put-pilot commitment on a new 30-minute single-camera, half-hour comedy, "1600 Penn."
It will focus on the lighter side of . . . → Read More: Comedy News | Obama Speech Writer Turns Exec. Producer