ABC Announces ‘Roseanne Spinoff’ Without Barr Attached, ‘The Conners’

ABC Announces ‘Roseanne Spinoff’ Without Barr Attached, ‘The Conners’

ABC has finally confirmed their next move following the cancelation of ‘Roseanne’ last month. It has now been revealed that the network will bring Roseanne’s cast back without Roseanne Barr, to continue the story of ‘the Conner’ family. It was also noted that Barr, who through legal agreement has creative…

Ellen DeGeneres Announces First Comedy Tour In 15 Years

Ellen DeGeneres Announces First Comedy Tour In 15 Years

Ellen Degeneres is headed back on the road as it was announced today that she will stop in 3 different cities for her newest comedy tour, ‘Evening With Ellen DeGeneres’. The tour which is set for August will be her first tour in 15 years. As you should know, Degeneres…

Tyler Perry Announces ‘Madea Family Funeral’, Set For 2019

Tyler Perry Announces ‘Madea Family Funeral’, Set For 2019

Tyler Perry appears to have found another way to tell the story of his character Madea. Reports have now revealed that Perry will produce newest Madea saga, ‘Madea Family Funeral’. It was expected that the project was to premiere in 2018, but  Lionsgate has now shared that the new Perry…

Mike Epps Announces First Ever London Performance

Mike Epps Announces First Ever London Performance

Mike Epps is about to make a trip to the UK for his first ever comedy show in London. It has been announced that on Sept. 26, Epps will take to the stage at Hackney Empire in front of a London crowd. From the looks of things, Epps’s next few…

Richard Pryor’s Daughter, Rain Pryor Announces Comedy Series Based On Her Life

Richard Pryor’s Daughter, Rain Pryor Announces Comedy Series Based On Her Life

Rain Pryor has officially teamed up with TV maverick, Norman Lear to help produce a comedy series based on Rain’s one-woman show, ‘Fried Chicken and Latkes’. For those out of the loop, Rain has been traveling with her one-woman show in recent years and has received rave reviews. The current project doesn’t have a…

SXSW Announces Comedy Festival Line Up: To Feature Roy Wood Jr., Robin Thede, Jermaine Fowler, And More

SXSW Announces Comedy Festival Line Up: To Feature Roy Wood Jr., Robin Thede, Jermaine Fowler, And More

Today, SXSW revealed the list of comedic talents who will hit Austin as the annual festival’s comedy lineup. According to a press release (below), we will see a combination of performances, discussions, original programming, along with panel discussions. South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conference and Festivals (March 9-18, 2018) has announced…

Chris D’Elia Announces 2018 Tour, ‘Follow The Leader’

Chris D’Elia Announces 2018 Tour, ‘Follow The Leader’

Chris D’Elia is ready to give his fans another dose of fresh material for the stage as he has announced, The Follow The Leader tour. Today in a post on his Instagram D’Elia shared that his new tour will feature all new material and that he will be announcing more…

Comedy Central Announces “Chappelle Day” on New Year’s Day  

Comedy Central Announces “Chappelle Day” on New Year’s Day  

Assemble. Your. Crew. As if blessing us with 2 brand-new specials on New Year’s Eve wasn’t enough, the comedy gods have struck again. It was announced that Comedy Central will be airing every episode of Chappelle’s Show in chronological order on January 1st. If by any far-fetched chance you were…

Comedy Hype Announces Series ‘Roast Car’, Start Watching The Competition

Comedy Hype Announces Series ‘Roast Car’, Start Watching The Competition

We’re excited to begin rolling out our newest series, #RoastCar on Comedy Hype. The series is based on the art of roasting and trash-talking ability. With Atlanta-based comedian Wellington Juku as the series host, we look to find the world’s best roasters. We’ve partnered with the known roasting league The…

Roy Wood Jr. Announces His Departure From The New Kiss 104.1

Roy Wood Jr. Announces His Departure From The New Kiss 104.1

This week we are officially kicking of Roy Wood Jr. Week across Comedy Hype. We had the pleasure of catching up with Roy as he did several shows in Atlanta, GA at The Punchline Comedy Club. What this means is you will be able to see a clip from our…