Tiffany Haddish and the Man Behind the Free Comedy Camp that Saved Her Life

When she was a 15-year-old foster kid, the megawatt actress-comedian attended Jamie Masada's comedy camp at the Laugh Factory—and the rest is history

How the Laugh Factory’s Jamie Masada Became Comedy’s King of Philanthropy

The philanthropist-founder of the iconic Hollywood comedy club is the hardest working man in show business when it comes to giving back
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Conan O’Brien Says His Talk Show Set at the Largo Was Burglarized

The comedian has been filming from the storied L.A. theater to bring awareness to how the pandemic is impacting small venues
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Watch Sarah Cooper ‘Lip-Synch’ to Trump at the DNC

The TikTok comedian will appear tonight in support of the Democratic ticket
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When Comedian Laurie Kilmartin’s Mom Was Dying of COVID-19, She Tweeted Her Way Through the Pain

Kilmartin's funny, raw dispatches illuminated the bizarre experience of losing someone to a pandemic
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Hollywood Says Goodbye to Comedy Legend Carl Reiner

The director behind 'The Jerk' and cocreator of 'The Dick Van Dyke Show' was 98
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Dave Chappelle Blasts Police and Pundits in Powerful Surprise Special

The comedian's new special 8:46 is named after the amount of time an officer knelt on George Floyd's neck
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How Paul Scheer Channels a Rollerblading Banker Living His Best Life

The comedian-podcaster-actor talks season two of 'Black Monday'
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Podcasts to Get You Through the Coronavirus Self-Quarantine

Everything is terrible, but at least cooped-up comedians and cooks are launching really good podcasts
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From Comedians to Actors, L.A. Performers Are Figuring Out Life without a Stage

As COVID-19 shutters venues and cancels gigs, the people who depend on a live audience for their income are scrambling to make ends meet