09 May 2023Bigg Boss
'Lock Upp' winner Munawar Faruqui approached for 'Bigg Boss OTT'
Bigg Boss is one of India's most-watched reality shows. Its fan following is so huge that the makers adapted the show into several regional versions and for the OTT space, too.
04 May 2023OTT releases
OTT: Biswa Kalyan Rath's 'Mood Kharab' standup special trailer out
Biswa Kalyan Rath is one of the most known faces in the Indian comedy circuit. The comedian is known for his trademark delivery style and his accent adds as an X factor.
03 Apr 2023Bollywood
#NewsBytesExplainer: Understanding sub-genres of comedy films with prominent examples
Comedy is a multilayered film genre and cannot be straitjacketed into simply one broad category.
05 Mar 2023Academy Awards
'Still hurts,' Chris Rock jokes about Will Smith's Oscars slap
It is no secret that last year's Will Smith slap controversy, the most infamous moment in the Academy Awards history, is forever etched in audiences' memories.
28 Feb 2023Comedy Shows
Catch start-up comedian Kenny Sebastian live in Delhi this weekend
"There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humor" - Charles Dickens.
20 Feb 2023Hollywood
Veteran comedian, actor Richard Belzer passes away at 78
Veteran comedian Richard Belzer, known for his work across stand-up and television shows, breathed his last at his home in Bozouls, France. He was 78.
14 Feb 2023Tanmay Bhat
Tanmay Bhat's Kotak Mahindra ad campaign draws flak: Know everything
Comedian Tanmay Bhat and controversies have become synonymous with each other.
14 Feb 2023Hollywood
Amy Poehler and Tina Fey announce first joint live-comedy tour
The former Saturday Night Live costars, comedians Amy Poehler and Tina Fey announced their first live comedy tour together named Tina Fey & Amy Poehler: Restless Leg Tour.
03 Feb 2023OTT releases
'Cunk On Earth': Reasons to watch Netflix's latest mockumentary
Netflix has spoilt us with options of numerous comedies and docuseries. The latest offering from the streaming platform is a hilarious mockumentary, Cunk On Earth.
22 Jan 2023Bollywood Films
Remembering writer-director Neeraj Vora's best work on his birth anniversary
Actor, writer, and director Neeraj Vora would have turned 60 today.
18 Jan 2023Instagram
Retta to lead 'Murder by the Book' for NBC
NBC is gearing up for yet another mystery-drama series with stand-up comedian and actor Retta.
18 Jan 2023Hollywood
Happy birthday Jason Segel! 5 best performances of 'HIMYM' actor
Jason Segel has become a household name for acting in the American sitcom How I Met Your Mother. He will be remembered by pop culture for his epic comic timing and charming looks.
04 Jan 2023OTT releases
OTT: Everything to know about Netflix's upcoming 'That '90s Show'
Netflix's upcoming period teen sitcom That '90s Show will be premiering on the OTT giant on January 19, 2023.
26 Dec 2022Netflix
'Selective Outrage': Chris Rock to headline Netflix stand-up comedy special
Streaming giant Netflix has announced that Hollywood star Chris Rock will be back on the platform with a live stand-up comedy special, titled Selective Outrage, on March 4, 2023.
25 Dec 2022Raju Srivastava
Raju Srivastava's birth anniversary: 5 lesser-known facts about comedy king
The undisputed frontrunner of comedy in India and a pioneer in stand-up comedy, Raju Srivastava left behind a grieving nation when he passed away in September after remaining in the hospital for over 40 days.
09 Nov 2022Hollywood
Remembering top 5 Leslie Phillips performances
British actor Leslie Phillips, known for his comedic roles in Carry On movies and voice of the Sorting Hat in Harry Potter films, died aged 98, reported Associated Press.
04 Nov 2022Bollywood Films
#NewsBytesExplainer: What are major genres of films?
Every cinematic offering is categorized into a certain genre, which specifies its themes, core content, and comprehensive nature.
27 Aug 2022Delhi Police
Delhi Police denies permission for stand-up comedian Munawar Faruqui's show
Stand-up comic Munawar Faruqui has run into trouble yet again.
10 Aug 2022TV News
Actor-comedian Raju Srivastava suffers heart attack; admitted to AIIMS
Actor and comedy stalwart Raju Srivastava suffered a mild heart attack on Wednesday (August 10) in New Delhi.
17 May 2022Netflix
5 underrated romantic comedies to watch on Netflix
Who doesn't like a feel-good, soul-stirring romcom?
20 Apr 2022Upcoming Movies
'Ante Sundaraniki' teaser: Fun ride led by Nani, Nazriya Nazim
Ante Sundaraniki finally got its first teaser!
15 Apr 2022Netflix
'Man Vs Bee': Netflix-Rowan Atkinson's show gets a June date
Man Vs Bee gets a release date.
05 Apr 2022Hollywood
5 best comedy films you can currently watch on Netflix
The comedy genre never fails us!
24 Mar 2022Arshad Warsi
Arshad Warsi aboard 'Jeevan Bheema Yojana,' to play double role
For the first time in his career, Arshad Warsi will be seen in a double role in his next film, titled Jeevan Bheema Yojana.
23 Mar 2022Munawar Faruqui
Who is Nalin Yadav, the co-accused in Munawar Faruqui case?
For comedian Nalin Yadav, life has been riddled with difficulties ever since he was arrested for allegedly hurting religious sentiments last year.
24 Sep 2021Kapil Sharma
Why is 'The Kapil Sharma Show' facing an FIR?
The Kapil Sharma Show has landed in a legal soup!
19 Jul 2021Paresh Rawal
'Aankh Micholi': Motion poster introduces characters in an 'eye-conic' style
Makers unveiled the motion poster of Umesh Shukla's upcoming family entertainer Aankh Micholi on Monday.
03 Jul 2021Bharti Singh
Happy Birthday, Bharti Singh: From 'Lalli' to queen of comedy
Bharti Singh is one of the most popular names in the comedy business.
04 Mar 2021Netflix
Netflix releases Fast Laughs, a TikTok-rivaling short video feature
Noticing its audience's decreasing attention span and the success of short-video platforms like TikTok, Netflix has now created a similar feature.
23 Nov 2020Amazon
'Coming 2 America' lands Amazon Prime Video release in 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has taught Hollywood that comedy is enjoyed the best at the comforts of home.
19 Oct 2020Ranveer Singh
Ranveer Singh teams up with Rohit Shetty for 'Cirkus'
After Simmba and Sooryavanshi, Ranveer Singh is all set to team up with Rohit Shetty for the third time for an upcoming comedy film, Cirkus.
11 Aug 2020Donald Trump
'Black-ish' episode banned from ABC available on Hulu
Hulu has a surprise for Black-ish fans.
28 Oct 2019Akshay Kumar
'Housefull 4' crosses Rs. 50 crore mark at box office
Despite scathing reviews, Akshay Kumar-starrer comedy film Housefull 4 has managed to rake in a massive Rs. 50 crore at the box office within three days of hitting the theaters.
26 Aug 2019Netflix
Seven best comedy movies you can watch on Netflix now
Who doesn't love comedy movies?
21 Jul 2019Dubai
Indian comedian dies on stage; audience mistook it for performance
In a tragic incident, a 36-year-old Indian stand-up comedian died on stage while performing his set in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.