comedy

January 11, 2023
January 11, 2023

‘Internsheep’: Chorki’s take on the undergrad journey

An impending nightmare for undergraduate students, internships have taken on the facet of many student’s greatest fears. Based on the many aspects of this unexpected journey, Chorki has developed their original series “Internsheep”.

September 29, 2022
September 29, 2022

Jackie Chan: A maestro of comedy-action

No one does action-comedy better than Jackie Chan.

August 31, 2022
August 31, 2022

Bangladeshi stand-up comedians can do a lot better

The local stand-up scene has often disappointed, but it can do better.

August 30, 2022
August 30, 2022

Young comedians resurrecting the stand-up comedy scene in Bangladesh

As connoisseurs of comedy would like to say, “the stand-up comedy scene in Bangladesh is still in its infancy.” But what does it actually mean? It might be because of the lack of freedom of speech, easily offended ego of the audience or the performers or maybe the lack of open-minded approach of the crowd in general. Despite such hurdles, Amin and Ashik, the stand-up comedy duo are working on the art of comedy and nourishing the playing field that is stricken with drought.

August 21, 2017
August 21, 2017

Comedy king Jerry Lewis dies

Jerry Lewis, the high prince of low-brow comedy on stage and in movies as well as a fund-raising powerhouse with his annual Labor Day telethon, dies of "natural causes" at the age of 91, his family said.

July 11, 2016
July 11, 2016

‘Deplorable when sportsmen, artistes become victims of hate’

Former Pakistan speedster Shoaib Akhtar, popularly known as 'Rawalpindi Express', says it is "unfortunate and deplorable" when they become victims of hate or crime.

January 1, 2016
January 1, 2016

[WATCH] When Seinfeld took Obama on a car ride

Seinfeld kicks off the seventh season of his web series "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee" with an interview with Obama at the White House grounds.

October 19, 2015
October 19, 2015

Goosebumps scares up US box office

Family horror film Goosebumps scared audiences up a treat at the North American box office at the weekend.