The cut-ups showed up en masse for Variety's 10 Comics to Watch event sponsored by Cohen Gardner at the Just for Laughs comedy fest in Montreal on Thursday.
A sampling of the material that led to the nominations at the Comedy Awards for top club comic.
Nine of the cut-ups featured on Variety's annual 10 Comics to Watch list attended the Just for Laughs confab in Montreal, where "Bridesmaids" director Paul Feig and "Modern Family" co-creator Steven…
After doing standup for four years in the Bay Area, San Francisco native Ali Wong received some life-changing advice. "I had people telling me, 'People who live in New York have a lot of ambition and…
"I never really set out to be a comedian," says Jerrod Carmichael, who hails from Winston-Salem, N.C., "but as a kid I loved doing sketches and playing characters. And then a great friend kept…
Most people ditch their New Year's resolutions. Not Chris D'Elia.
Pete Holmes is working on a new joke about a kid with a deep voice
Rebel Wilson may not yet be a household name in the States, but thanks to her scene-stealing role as Kristen Wiig's roommate in the smash hit "Bridesmaids," her career has gone turbo-charged almost…
These days, Harris Wittels is either sitting down or standing up.
Amy Schumer isn't afraid to offend. Shortly after performing in Dubai for the first time, she volunteers, "I didn't mention religion but talked about ass play, and it went so well!"
Comedy Central has given a seven-episode greenlight to animated skein "Ugly Americans" from "The Simpsons" writer David Stern. Half-hour toon is based on illustrations from Devin Clark, who will…
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