Comedian

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.

03/31/2015

Will Ferrell and Rickey Henderson. (Photo Credit: Major League Baseball)

John Madden: Will Ferrell ‘Lacks Respect’ By Playing In Spring Training Games

Madden said he won’t be tuning in when the actor and comedian takes the field at five Arizona Cactus League games, playing all nine positions.

03/12/2015

Nina G.

Meet ‘America’s Only Female Stuttering Comedian’

Learning disabilities are no laughing matter, but Nina G has turned her’s into a stand-up routine.

03/06/2015

Bill Cosby (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Bill Cosby’s Scheduled June Appearance In Santa Rosa Postponed Indefinitely

A performance by comedian Bill Cosby scheduled for June in Santa Rosa has been postponed indefinitely according to the venue.

02/20/2015

Comedian Taylor Negron (L) & Producer Samuel Goldwyn Jr. (credit: Getty Images)

Hollywood Loses Two Veteran Entertainers

Comedian Taylor Negron (L) & Producer Samuel Goldwyn Jr. both died over the weekend…

01/10/2015

The southern portal of the Waldo Tunnel in Marin County. (Edward Betts/Wikimedia Commons)

Williams’ Family Supports Renaming Waldo Tunnel; Project Moves Ahead

The Robin Williams tunnel petition from back in August is moving forward—and it has the family’s support…

10/08/2014

Adam Sandler (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Adam Sandler To Make Four Movies For Netflix

The comedian has struck a deal to star in and produce feature films exclusively for the online streaming service…

10/02/2014

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Will Ferrell Challenges Video Gamers To Play With Him At SF’s Twitch TV For Cancer Charities

“Anchorman” Will Ferrell is offering video game fans a chance to play with him in San Francisco to raise money for charities that help children with cancer.

09/12/2014

Actor Bill Murray (Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Bill Murray Reportedly Commandeered Taxi From Oakland To Sausalito Last Week

During an on stage appearance at the Toronto Film Festival Friday, Bill Murray recounted an odd experience on the Bay Area roadways he’d just experienced.

09/09/2014

Joan Rivers attends the "The Realistic Joneses" opening night at The Lyceum Theater on April 6, 2014 in New York City.  (Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images)

Comedian Joan Rivers Dead At Age 81

Joan Rivers, the raucous, acid-tongued comedian who crashed the male-dominated realm of late-night talk shows and turned Hollywood red carpets into danger zones for badly dressed celebrities, died Thursday. She was 81.

09/04/2014

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