Tag Archives: Stand-up comedy

Robin Williams to be Honored at “The Comedy Awards”

HollywoodNews.com: “The Comedy Awards,” the annual event dedicated to honoring and celebrating the world of comedy, announced today that Robin Williams will be honored as the recipient of the prestigious “Stand-Up Icon” award. This honor is bestowed each year to a modern icon, an individual who has made an extraordinary[...]

JB Smoove on the change of comedy audiences

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith HollywoodNews.com: The racial and cultural segmentation of audiences that’s been a fact of life for comics on the road is disappearing, according to funny man JB Smoove, whose latest TV gig is hosting “Russell Simmons Presents Stand-Up at The El Rey” on Comedy[...]