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Demetri Martin Announces 2017 ‘Let’s Get Awkward’ Tour Dates

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 [...]

By Megh Wright

The Director of ‘The Artist’ Is Making a Zach Galifianakis Comedy

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 [...]

By Bradford Evans

Preview Demetri Martin’s New Stand-Up Special

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 [...]

By Jesse David Fox

Demetri Martin Working on an Animated Show for Fox

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 [...]

By Halle Kiefer

Demetri Martin: From His Notebook To This Is a Book

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 [...]

By Halle Kiefer

This Is a Review of This Is a Book by Demetri Martin

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.

By Joe Berkowitz

Demetri Martin Asks ‘Who Am I?’ in the New Yorker

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.

By Adam Frucci

Demetri Martin to Create a Show for CBS

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 [...]

By Adam Frucci