Comedy

'Fresh Off the Boat' Star Hudson Yang on Asian Americans on Television: 'We're Making Our Mark'

The 12-year-old actor spoke to Hyphen Magazine about Asian-American representation in television. 

Learning to Fight Oppression, One Joke at a Time

A new group in Washington, D.C., In Laughing Color, teaches queer and trans people of color to do improv, write jokes and command an audience. They’re having their second “graduation” showcase this week.

Comedian Nik Dodani Talks Coming Out and Homophobia in Indian Culture

Nik Dodani uses comedy to explore the challenges and triumphs of being an out gay Indian-American man.

VIDEO: Wyatt Cenac And Jon Stewart Seemingly Bury Conflict During 'Daily Show' Finale

The former “Daily Show” correspondent, who previously described an incident in which Jon Stewart cursed him out over criticism of a potentially-racist bit, appeared on the show’s finale and seemingly confirmed that there were no hard feelings. 

‘Muslim Funny Fest’ to Hit NYC

Muslim-centric comedy is designed to break down sterotypes, one laugh at a time.

Hye Yun Park Drops a New Season of Her Satirical Web Series

The self-described “Korean Louis C.K.” is back with a second season of her absurd comedy, “Hey Yun: The Web Series.”

Dave Chappelle Reportedly Filmed An HBO Special

Could this be the Summer of Chappelle?

Diddy to Executive Produce an Animated Series

FX teams with Sean Combs for a new comedy.

Catching Up on Chris Rock's 'Driving While Black' Posts

The discussion about #DWB continues.

Meet Trevor Noah, New Host of 'The Daily Show'

Soweto-born comic has departing host Jon Stewart’s enthusiastic cosign.

Taraji P. Henson to Host SNL

We’re sure there will be plenty of Cookie skits.

Chris Tucker Gets His Own Netflix Special

It’s been a long time coming.

Tituss Burgess of "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt" Calls Racism Accusations Outrageous

Black star of “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” says people are judging the show too soon.

W. Kamau Bell, Reza Aslan Get New Shows on CNN

Get excited!

New Video Series Shows How Comedians of Color Turn Pain Into Laughter

Hari Kondabolu, Kristina Wong, Issa Rae and Lalo Alcaraz take center stage.

Aziz Ansari Talks Comedy, Dating and Social Media

The comedian sat down for an interview with Vegas Seven.

The Daily Show Airs 'Tense' Segment on Washington Team Name [VIDEO]

‘Aren’t you being a little sensitive?’

Making Net Neutrality a Laughing Matter

Kevin Avery, a stand-up comedian and a writer for “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver” co-wrote an epic skit about net neutrality. Here’s how he helped make a dense topic hilarious.

Comedian Aamer Rahman Doesn't Want to 'Pander to White Audiences'

He’s making brown and black people laugh. And he’s OK with that.

Hari Kondabolu is Really Excited About His New NYU Artist Residency

And you should be too. Here’s why.