Day: April 8, 2015

Finally, that Chewbacca tribute to “Louie” as “Chewie” you’ve been waiting for

Just in time for this week’s fifth-season premiere of Louie on FX and the upcoming seventh Star Wars movie later in 2015, Nerdist Industries presents this simple, loving tribute to both with “Chewie.” Starring Chewbacca as a stand-up comedian going through the same motions as Louis C.K., right down to the walk to the Comedy Cellar — and all of the little details, too! From a concept by Jack Herrguth. Appreciate the shout-out to Cellar manager Steve Fabricant re-enacting his role in the actual Louie opening credits, as well as the attention to one NSFW cameo. Aren’t you a...

Read More

Dan Levy hosting “Coming To The Stage,” new stand-up showcase for Comedy Dynamics

Stand-up showcases aren’t just for cable TV anymore. A new series from Comedy Dynamics, Coming To The Stage, will spotlight aspiring comedians on a variety of streaming platforms when it debuts in May. Dan Levy hosts the six-episode series, which features a couple of comedians in each half-hour, beginning May 6 and continuing weekly. The first season includes Ian Abramson, Benji Aflalo, Dave Anthony, Jen D’Angelo, James Davis, Matt McCarthy, Rob O’Reilly, Jesse Popp, Joe Sib, and Allen Strickland Williams. “We’re so excited about Coming To The Stage being our first original series,” said Brian Volk-Weiss, Comedy Dynamics president....

Read More


April 2015
« Mar   May »

Subscribe to Podcast