women in comedy
7 Reasons You Absolutely Need To Know About Comedian Natasha Leggero
She is self-described on her website as “celebrated actress, comedian, and female,” and you can already see her sense of humor there.
8 Reasons Ali Wong Is Going To Be The Next Comedian You’re Obsessed With
“The Headless Women Of Hollywood” Is A Brilliant Feminist Tumblr That You Should Be Following
Samantha Bee Is Changing The Late Night Game In The Best Way
Samantha Bee became a corespondent on The Daily Show in 2003. She was the only female correspondent on the show until Kristin Schaal joined in 2008. For many female comedians – or…
Why Funny Women Don’t Like Cowardly Men
Rather than focusing on the internalized prejudices of men who crave women who will themselves smaller and more likable in the face of patriarchy, I’d rather focus on the funny…
Former Disney CEO Says Funny, Beautiful Women Are Impossible To Find While We Barf From His Sexism
Former Disney CEO and not beautiful or funny bald piece of shit Michael Eisner was quoted as saying to Goldie Hawn:
“From my position, the hardest artist to…
Does Amy Schumer Really Have A Race Problem? I’m Not Sure.
Context, folks. It’s all about context.
Frisky Q&A: Lisa Lampanelli Talks Divorce, Self-Acceptance & Twitter Haters
Tonight is the premiere of comedian Lisa Lampanelli’s much anticipated fifth stand-up special, “Back to the Drawing Board,” and here’s a little scoop: She’s funnier than ever. The equal opportunity…
“Let’s Never Apologize For Anything”: The Hollywood Reporter’s Comedy-Actress Roundup Is Amazing
The Hollywood Reporter gathered this year’s possible Emmy-contenders for best comedic actresses, as has become tradition, for a pretty great roundtable. Featuring Tracee Ellis Ross, Lena Dunham, Gina Rodriguez, Ellie Kemper, Amy Schumer and…
Joan Rivers Showed Women It’s Okay To Be An Asshole (If You Want)
Yesterday, the world lost one of THE most daring and fearless stand-up comedians we have ever known, male or female. Joan Rivers was a special kind of icon. She is…