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Eddie Brill Has Been ‘Removed From His Position’ at Letterman

Late Show booker Eddie Brill has been let go, following a New York Times article in which he said a pretty dumb thing about female comics being less "authentic" than men. (Brill subsequently claimed that the quote was taken out of context, but [...]

By Hallie Cantor

Meet ‘the Most Influential Comic You Have Never Heard of’

This week, the New York Times comedy column takes on Eddie Brill, the booker for comics on The Late Show with David Letterman and one of the "gatekeepers of television comedy." It's interesting to look at how Brill's own comedy preferences play [...]

By Hallie Cantor