Every notable comedian has their “brand” or style of comedy, but Demetri Martin stands out more than most. If you’ve caught one of his specials on TV or were a fan of his show Important Things on Comedy Central, then you probably remember his [...]
Demetri Martin is expanding his summer Let’s Get Awkward tour through the rest of the year. Earlier this week, Martin posted the above announcement video for the tour, which will make over two dozen stops in both Canada and the US from now [...]
Demetri Martin recently made his first feature film, Dean, and after a successful run at last year's Tribeca Film Festival, it was picked up for release by CBS Films. In addition to writing and directing, Martin stars in the film as an New York [...]
Demetri Martin recently teamed up with Funny or Die and go90 for an eight-part series called Our Fascinating Planet, and Funny or Die recently released the first two episodes online. Martin plays Ted Rimmarniet, the host of the fictional show [...]
Demetri Martin has teamed up with Funny or Die and go90 for a new web series, and the streaming network recently released the trailer. Titled Our Fascinating Planet, the series stars Martin as host Ted Rimmarniet, who "explores the world and [...]
Zach Galifianakis is teaming up with Oscar-winning French director Michel Hazanavicius to make a movie. Hazanavicius, who won an Academy Award for directing The Artist two years ago, has been hired to direct the upcoming Zach Galifianakis [...]
If you've ever seen a Demetri Martin standup set, special, or Comedy Central TV sketch-variety show, you've probably seen some of his drawings. Now you can see a whole book of them called Point Your Face at This: Drawings, available starting [...]
Tomorrow night at 10PM EST, Demetri Martin returns to Comedy Central for his newest stand-up special Demetri Martin. Standup Comedian. It's been almost two and a half years since we last saw Martin onscreen on Important Things, but he's since [...]
Were you expecting that applause break for the bit about tap dancers? Everyone was like, "Preach on, man. We need to send a message to all those tap dancers that live above us." If it's such an epidemic, why doesn't the mayor pass some [...]
As time goes on, Comedy Central becomes less and less comedy's center but, as their fall schedule can attest, they still have some tricks up their sleeves. One being T.J. Miller's Mash Up, which has stand-ups like Hannibal Buress, Pete Holmes, [...]
Time to send that easel back to the great…Easel Maker in the sky: Fox is reportedly getting close to a presentation order for Demetri Martin's animated show. Executive produced and voiced in part by Martin, the show is apparently "a family [...]
As his comedic focus shifts from stand-up to his new book of essays This Is A Book, Demetri Martin discusses how to determine which medium is right for which joke, taking pains not to blow his A material on the social media set: "I think the [...]
This is a review of a book entitled This is a Book by Demetri Martin. The book was written by Demetri Martin, of course. The title is not the only reason, however, why it could not have possibly been written by anyone else.
In the latest issue of the New Yorker, Demetri Martin contributes a piece called "Who Am I?" to Shouts and Murmurs. A taste:I am bravery. I am courage. I am valor. I am daring. I am holding a thesaurus.
The bad news: Comedy Central is officially not picking up Important Things with Demetri Martin for a third season. The good news: Demetri Martin just signed a deal with CBS to write, produce and star in his own project, presumably one based on [...]