Tig Notaro (Photo by Chris Wilcha/SHOWTIME)

Getting To Know Tig Notaro, Comedy’s Cancer Survivor

Once you’ve heard Tig Notaro’s stand-up comedy, your world will be completely different.


Comedian John Pinette performs as part of CMT Presents Ron White's Comedy Saltue To The Troops at The Grand Ole Opry on February 21, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee.  Pinette died Saturday, April 4, 2014 at the age of 50.  (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for CMT)

Comedian John Pinette, 50, Dies At Pa. Hotel

John Pinette, the chubby stand-up comedian who portrayed a hapless carjacking victim in the final episode of “Seinfeld,” has died. He was 50.


Gallagher at a show in 2007.  (Source: Malicedoom/wikipedia)

Gallagher Out Of Coma, Telling Jokes

Gallagher the comedian is out of his coma and is telling jokes. Doctors induced the coma last week after he suffered a heart attack in Texas.


Comedian Eddie Murphy speaks onstage at The First Annual Comedy Awards at Hammerstein Ballroom on March 26, 2011 in New York City.  (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)

Eddie Murphy To Host The Oscars

It’s the talk of Hollywood. The biggest one-night gig in the star-studded town is going to comedian and actor Eddie Murphy, who’s been named host of the 84th annual Academy Awards, in February.


British actor Rowan Atkinson poses during a photocall at the presentation of his last movie 'Mr. Bean's Holiday', 11 April 2007 in Paris. (Photo credit: JOEL SAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

TV’s Mr. Bean Leaves UK Hospital After Car Crash

“Mr. Bean” actor Rowan Atkinson, whose character is known for hapless driving in the television shows and films, left a hospital Friday after being treated for minor injuries following a sports car crash in southern England.


Jay Leno

Jay Leno At Hard Rock Thursday Night

Comedian Lewis Black canceled a Thursday performance at the Seminole Hard Rock and has replaced him with Jay Leno.