There seems to be a never ending list of reboots but this one is one to get excited about! Crank Yankers is coming back to COmedy Central on a digital platform. Since caller ID is far more common now than before Crank Yankers will be expanding beyond just phone calls. They will be doing stuff on social media and other platforms that were not a thing last time the show was on. Will all the characters come back? We certainly hope so!
Join the women of iHeartMedia to celebrate International Women’s Day while supporting the next generation of inspiring, powerful women! The night will feature the brilliant Nancy Norton as well as the women of iHeart.
Nancy Norton is a local legend who just became the first woman to ever win the prestigious 2018 Boston Comedy Festival! She is known for performing uniquely funny shows that connect with universal truths through her intuitive, high energy, fast paced, and engaging style. Don’t miss out on what The Denver Post describes as “a laugh riot!”
Proceeds from this event will be donated to Girls Inc. of Metro Denver!
Girls Inc. of Metro Denver (GIMD) inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and bold, and our vision is a world in which every girl values her whole self, discovers her inner strengths, and achieves her goals. GIMD offers comprehensive programs to over 2,400 elementary, middle, and high school aged girls each year. Together, we can reach more girls. Learn how you can invest in our work and move us closer to a future where every girl can be strong, smart, and bold at girlsincdenver.org.
Representing the Women of iHeart Radio are:
April Zesbaugh – KOA
Mandy Connell – KOA
Ginger Havlat – KBCO
Robbyn Hart – KBCO
Chelsea Thomas – The Bull
Denise Plante – The Bull
Nina Blanco – The Party
Laura Hatch – KBPI
Throwback Thursday to when Nikki Glaser and Brad Williams had a rap battle on Drop the Mic. The jokes were flaws on both sides but Nikki ended up winning. Make sense with her appearance on The Roast of Bruce Willis. No matter the winner we love both of them and can’t wait to have them back soon. Keep your eye on the calendar to see the next time they will grace the Comedy Works Stage.
It is official, Rush Hour 4 is happening. It has been rumored for years that there would be a reboot of these movies but since the last one came out in 2007, fans were losing hope. Chan and Tucker finally signed off on a script and it should go into production soon. Anticipated for an August 2020 premiere! Luckily Comedy Works was able to host Chris Tucker last year for his limited stand up tour!
Lil Rel has been in everything recently! Getting his start in Get Out. He has gone on to star in his own show Rel on FOX and Netflix’s Hit movie Bird Box. This summer you can see him in the new show on Comedy Central called South Side. Lil Rel joined by Eric Andre will also be in a new movie, from the producers of Jackass, called Bad Trip coming out this fall. Needless to say, Lil Rel is blowing up and who knows the next time he will be touring. Get you tickets now to see him at Comedy Works Downtown in Larimer Square March 7 – 9!
Joe Rogan and Matt Braunger have some valid points when it comes to leaked material. We take pride in the fact that the comedians that perform on our stage are will be the only ones to see that specific set. It makes the show better, free from distractions and protects the freedom of speech. Thanks Joe and Matt for the shout out! Hope to see you two soon!
Bob Saget has been a household name for a while. Known for the dad from Full House and host of America’s Funniest Home Videos, Bob Saget recently got a new show on ABC. Video After Dark, will combine his host of AFV and the raunchy stylings of his stand up comedy. The best of both world’s. He is coming to screens at home but also to a stage near you!
The life of Maz Jobrani has lead may not be relatable to everyone but his comedy sure is. Born in Iran and moving to America when he was young left Maz really attune to his surroundings. To learn more about Maz go to CNN.com.
“The truth is, I never felt American enough and I never felt Iranian enough. I was always in between,” says Jobrani.
With a background that ranges from being a bouncer with The Rolling Stones and The Who, a 25-year career in veterinary medicine that saw him named “Specialist of the Year in Private Practice” in 2006, & over 20-years of performing as a professional stand-up comedian; Kevin Fitzgerald is a true renaissance man.
Perhaps best known for his 10 seasons on the popular Animal Planet TV show Emergency Vets, Kevin’s passion for making people laugh is surpassed only by his unwavering dedication to all creatures great and small. He believes it is a great privilege to be in a position where he is able to pursue a dual career doing work that he truly enjoys.