This Week in Comedy: Colin Quinn is making the best of the situation stand-up comics have found themselves in this year. Instead of doing Zoom shows as some have been doing, Quinn took to the Skyline Drive-In in Brooklyn for Colin Quinn & Friends: A Parking Lot Comedy Show. Joining Quinn for the special is Chris Distefano, Rachel Feinstein, Sam Jay, Robert Kelly, Marina Franklin, Bonnie McFarlane, Keith Robinson, Dan Soder and Rich Vos. The special hits HBO Max this Thursday.
Also this week in comedy, the Australian comedy troupe Aunty Donna is taking to Netflix with their new series Aunty Donna’s Big Ol’ House of Fun. The series “take viewers along for an absurdist adventure through their everyday lives. Come on inside if you’re prepared to handle satire, parody, clever wordplay, breakout musical numbers, and much more.” Aunty Donna’s Big Ol’ House of Fun hits Netflix on Wednesday.
Plus, Chick Fight hits VOD and select theaters, featuring two prominent stand-up comics in co-starring roles. The film follows when “Anna Wyncomb is introduced to an underground, all-female fight club in order to turn the mess of her life around, she discovers she is much more personally connected to the history of the club than she could ever imagine.“ Rounding out the cast is Malin Akerman, Bella Thorne, Alec Baldwin, Dulcé Sloan, Kevin Connolly, Fortune Feimster, and Kevin Nash.
And finally, Affion Crockett is getting his first stand-up special titled Mirror II Society, which comes out on Kevin Hart’s LOL Network on Friday. In the special, Crockett offers “offers a relentless barrage of jokes and physical humor as the comedian and multi-hyphenate entertainer shares his hilarious experiences growing up as a competitive dancer, coming to grips with getting older, relationships, politics and much more!“
Thomas Middleditch on The Late Show
Sarah Cooper on Late Night w/Seth Meyers
John C. Reilly on Conan
Thomas Middleditch on The Late Late Show w/James Corden
Zach Braff on Conan
Aunty Donna’s Big Ol’ House of Fun hits Netflix
Lewis Black on Late Night w/Seth Meyers
Colin Quinn & Friends: A Parking Lot Comedy a Show debuts on HBO Max
The Unicorn returns to CBS
Dan Aykroyd in Late Night w/Seth Meyers
Affion Crockett: Mirror II Society hits LOL Network
Chick Fight hits VOD