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All Def Comedy, stand-up series from Russell Simmons, debuts in December

Russell Simmons returns to HBO later this year for the all-new stand-up series ALL DEF COMEDY, kicking off its six-show season in December. The show continues the longstanding relationship between the network and Simmons, who launched the careers of a host of todays comedy superstars in the 90s with the original HBO series Russell Simmons […]

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Tyler Perry and Viacom Partner Up

Viacom announced it has entered into a comprehensive, multi-year content partnership with the award-winning writer, director, producer, actor and playwright Tyler Perry, encompassing television, film and short-form video. Under the terms of the agreement, Perry will produce approximately 90 episodes annually of original drama and comedy series for BET and other Viacom networks, and Viacom […]

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Jay Leno laughs all the way to East Hampton

Jay Leno performed for a sold-out audience at Guild Hall’s John Drew Theater last Saturday, launching their annual Season Spectacular Benefit. After a quick welcome from executive director Andrea Grover, the funny man kept the audience laughing for more than 90 minutes of nonstop hilarity. Dinner followed nearby in a tent at The Hedges Inn […]

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Ladies Who Laugh Fundraiser at Carolines on Broadway

Check out New York Women in Communications’ 11th Annual Ladies Who Laugh event held on July 18th from 6 – 9 PM at Carolines on Broadway. The night filled with laughs, networking, drinks and snacks incudes headliners: Kendra Cunningham, Nancy Giles, Michelle Wolf and more. Proceeds from Ladies Who Laugh will go towards the NYWICI scholarship […]

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Jay Leno to make scene in East Hampton July 1

One night only on Saturday, July 1 at 7pm, catch legendary comic Jay Leno – perform at Guild Hall in East Hampton. After taking the stage in this rare stand-up appearance on Long Island, the former late night talk show host will attend a benefit dinner at a nearby location. There are two levels of tickets: Performance-only starts at […]

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Don Rickles Malibu Beach House can be yours for $7.995 mil

After decades of abrasive stand-up comedy, acting roles in both teenage beach and serious movies, and contributing to making the Toy Story films huge box office successes as Mr. Potato Head, Don Rickles left the world stage at age of 90 when he passed away April 6th at his home in Los Angeles. Due to […]

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Chippendales’ Tyson Beckford at Luxor Hotel & Casino’ Adult Revue ‘Fantasy’

Model and actor Tyson Beckford attended the hit adult revue FANTASY at Luxor Hotel and Casino. After starting his Las Vegas residency as the guest host of Chippendales late last week, Beckford checked out the show with other members of the cast, showing their support and posing for photos with the FANTASY ladies in an exclusive meet-and-greet. Celebrating […]

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From NY Police Officer to ‘Kevin Can Wait’ – Comedian Chris Roach is moving to the beat

Christopher Brian Roach is making things happen. A Ronkonkoma, NY native who has appeared in film and television from Comedy Central to The Michael J. Fox Show, Limitless, The Onion Sports Network, and had a recurring role as Rodney the loveable mental patient on ABC’s One Life to Live, this Long Island comic/actor/writer is coming into the […]

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Bruce Springsteen Stands Up For Heroes at MSG, Jon Stewart Stands Up to Donald

Bruce ‘The Boss’ Springsteen was the music guest at the 10th annual Stand Up for Heroes event in New York City on Tuesday at the Theater at Madison Square Garden. The star-packed lineup included Louis C.K., Jerry Seinfeld, Jim Gaffigan, and Jon Stewart, who couldn’t help but tell jokes about Donald Trump, and how the Republican nominee had […]

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Human Rights Campaign Dinner with VP Nom Tim Kaine, Rep. John Lewis, Nyle DiMarco, Billy Porter, Estelle

The Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization, announced the full lineup for the 20th annual HRC National Dinner set to take place Saturday, September 10, in Washington, DC. Grammy and Tony Award-winning artist Billy Porter and Grammy Award-winning artist Estelle will perform. Special guests include […]

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