Gallagher, who was a stand-up mainstay in the '80s, thanks to an act that would see him smashing watermelons and other items onstage, has died, ABC Audio has confirmed. The comedian, who was born Leo Anthony Gallagher Jr., was 76 and passed away in Palm... Read More.
Actor and stand-up comedian Eric André, along with another Black comedian, U.K. funnyman Clayton English, have filed suit against Clayton County, Georgia over what they claim were "racial profiling and coercive stops" at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Local ABC News affiliate
Roseanne Barr has been back on the stand-up stage following her 2018 ouster from the reboot of her titular show, and now, it appears she's been warming up for a new comedy special. A Roseanne Comedy Special will drop on the subscription-based Fox News offshoot... Read More.
(NOTE LANGUAGE) At an exclusive performance at The Comedy Store in Los Angeles Thursday night, Dave Chappelle unpacked the onstage attack that happened during one of his shows Tuesday evening. At one point, Dave was joined onstage by someone who also knows something about getting... Read More.
"Write what you know," the old adage says, and Pete Davidson has certainly done that for new comedy material for which he mined his "weird year" dealing with Kayne West. As most everybody on the planet knows, the SNL star is dating West's estranged wife,... Read More.
Chris Rock apparently isn't tolerating fans' negative reactions to Will Smith. During his stand-up show at The Wilbur Theatre in Boston on Thursday night, the comedian shut down an audience member who yelled "f*** Will Smith!", instead replying "no, no, no, no," according to
Chris Rock kicked off a six-show set Wednesday at Boston's Wilbur Theatre, his first performances since Will Smith walked onto the stage and slapped him at Sunday's Oscars ceremony over a joke about Smith's wife, Jada Pinkett Smith's, hair. The line outside of the Wilbur... Read More.
By NICOLE PELLETIERE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Ruth Bader Ginsburg's longtime friend, NPR legal affairs correspondent Nina Totenberg, is speaking out on Ginsburg's life and legacy.The Supreme Court justice died Friday at the age of 87 due to... Read More.