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Chloë Sevigny Wants a Job

The forever-cool actress on Lean on Pete, loving Kristen Stewart, and being temporarily unemployed.

By Charles Bramesco

Chris Gethard Inspires While Seeking Inspiration

The very first thing you can read on Chris Gethard’s website, therefore the first thing you’ll read when you Google his name, is a description that is so aptly him: “Welcome to the online home of ‘comedian’ Chris Gethard -- the host of The [...]

By Kenneth Arthur

Diving Deep into the Business of Comedy with Barry Katz

Ask the average person on the street, “Who has had the widest reach in comedy over the last 30 years?” and you will surely get many different answers. Dave Chappelle? Bill Burr? Louis C.K.? Dane Cook? Whitney Cummings? They’ve all had career [...]

By Kenneth Arthur

Inside Season 2 of Netflix’s ‘The Standups’

Next Tuesday, Netflix bolsters its reputation as the go-to source for comedy with the release of season 2 of The Standups. The six-episode series features all-new half hours from Joe List, Aparna Nancherla, Kyle Kinane, Gina Yashere, Brent [...]

By Isaac Kozell

The Sound of One Muppet Guy Talking: A Conversation with Dave Goelz

The mind, voice, and hands behind The Great Gonzo, Dr. Bunsen Honeydew, saxophonist Zoot and three-dimes-shy-of-a-quarter Beauregard the janitor, Dave Goelz is the second-longest serving member of Jim Henson's original Muppet collaborators [...]

By Kevin Smokler

Susie Essman Always Knew There Would Be More ‘Curb’

When Curb Your Enthusiasm wrapped up its eighth season in 2011, the mystery of if there would be a season 9 lingered for years. Finally, to the surprise of many -- including the cast and crew -- Curb did return in 2017 after a six-year hiatus. [...]

By Kenneth Arthur

Inside ‘Psusy,’ New Zealand’s Answer to ‘Broad City’

The web series Psusy unabashedly proclaims itself to be the Broad City of New Zealand. The series stars Jaya Beach-Robertson and Aria Dehar as Karen and Sharee, two friends who in each episode get into escapades that go from the seemingly [...]

By Alex Dueben

1 Movie, 3 Friends, ‘5 Doctors’

Many kids grow up with dreams of having careers in entertainment, but few will ever realize those ambitions, and the number who get to do so alongside the same friends they romanticized “Hollywood” with as adolescents is difficult to imagine. [...]

By Kenneth Arthur

Ali Siddiq Comes Full Circle

After being incarcerated for drug trafficking at 19 and spending six years behind bars, Ali Siddiq emerged from prison with a new skill set: standup comedy. “A lot of comics will come backstage before a show and say, 'How’s the crowd?' The [...]

By Isaac Kozell