On the downside, Amy Schumer didn’t show up to the 33rd Just for Laughs festival, which wraps Tuesday night. Then again, she had a good excuse: she was promoting her movie Trainwreck. 1,262 more words
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Michael Fassbender put his magnetic superpowers aside Friday night to play stoner icon “the Dude” in a reading of “The Big Lebowski” in Montreal, but it was Patton Oswalt’s performance as Walter Sobchak (the role originated by John Goodman) that stole the show. 807 more words
Bill Brownstein talks to comedy stars Kevin Hart, Jeff Ross, Patton Oswalt, Ellie Kemper and Veep creator Armando Iannucci as they cross the red carpet at the Just for Laughs Awards Show Friday afternoon honouring the best in the funny business. 77 more words
Amy Schumer has offered her condolences after a gunman opened fire at a screening of her film Trainwreck in Lafayette, Louisiana.
“My heart is broken and all my thoughts and prayers are with everyone in Louisiana,” the actress tweeted Thursday evening. 242 more words
In comedy, as in life, persistence can pay off.
About halfway through his generous and engaging set at Maison symphonique Thursday night, Patton Oswalt decided to talk to some of the folks in the first few rows of the audience. 474 more words