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Netflix Stand Up For the Women In Comedy

To celebrate International Women’s Day coming up this Thursday here is a list of fantastic female comedians which all have shows on Netflix. Some people may think it’s impossible to find a new favourite female comedian outside big names like Amy Schumer and Sarah Silverstein, however they can think again. Women like Ali …

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Comedians Announced for Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents

 Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents is Comedy Central’s show dedicated to stand up comedians. It gives comedians half hour stand up specials. These half-hour specials showcased some of the best up-and-coming comedians of the moment. The show has been a pivotal stepping stone for many of today’s stand-up stars, including Louis C.K., Dave …

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Amy Schumer in Steve Martin Broadway Comedy

Amy Schumer will be making her Broadway debut in a show written by Steve Martin. Hollywood actor, comedian and writer Steve Martin has written a four person comedy called Meteor Shower. The hilarious actress says she  “can’t believe” she will be performing in the play in the Booth Theatre. She …

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Top 10 Comics To Watch in 2017

 Variety Magazine’s Top 10 comics to watch in 2017 includes no Irish/UK talent.  Well it is for North America and that really explains why not. But we here in grintageland were wondering does a list exist this side of the world? The Top 10 is published to coincide with the …

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The Comedy Queens of US TV

During the first season of Comedy Showhouse, Sideline & RTE Radio 1 explored Irish female comedy with Deirdre O’Kane and guests. The series was produced in association with the BAI & grintage. Catch up with Dee and her guests including actress / writer Amy Huberman, writer Fiona Looney and producer Rebecca Flanagan …

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