Classifying actors as comedians is derogatory: Abhishek Bachchan

Classifying actors as comedians is derogatory: Abhishek Bachchan

Leading lady Jacqueline Fernandez feels it's not easy to do comic stuff on screen like tripping and falling.

Nikhil Advani's next production 'Lucknow Central' is comedy

Nikhil Advani's next production 'Lucknow Central' is comedy

Director Nikhil Advani has revealed that his next home production "Lucknow Central" is a comedy film.

Trend-setter! 'The Kapil Sharma Show' to have no special guest in next episode?

Trend-setter! 'The Kapil Sharma Show' to have no special guest in next episode?

This will possibly be a new trend, if it goes down well. Comedy king Kapil Sharma is having a ball right now, as his new show 'The Kapil Sharma Show' on Sony TV is being loved by the viewers across the globe.

Few people have perfect comedy timing in our industry: Kapil Sharma

Few people have perfect comedy timing in our industry: Kapil Sharma

Comedian-actor Kapil Sharma, who was in the capital to shoot for his forthcoming venture “The Kapil Sharma Show”, shared that there are very few people in the industry who have perfect comic timing.

Akshay taught me a lot about comedy: Jacqueline Fernandez

Akshay taught me a lot about comedy: Jacqueline Fernandez

 Jacqueline Fernandez is giving a shot at comedy once again with "Housefull 3" and the actress is thankful to Akshay Kumar for teaching her the tricks and tips to do well in the genre.

Comedy from toilet makes it more honest, edgy: Vir Das

Comedy from toilet makes it more honest, edgy: Vir Das

 Known for his quirky and frank humour, actor-comedian Vir Das feels that delivering news in a “comedy format” while sitting in a toilet makes the digs more "honest and edgy".

Comedy happened accidentally to ‘serious theatre artist’ Kapil Sharma

Comedy happened accidentally to ‘serious theatre artist’ Kapil Sharma

Kapil Sharma, famed for his funny, spontaneous and witty jokes, says the transition from being a "serious theatre artist" to a comedian happened "accidentally".

I feel gifted when it comes to comedy: Manish Paul

I feel gifted when it comes to comedy: Manish Paul

TV host-actor Manish Paul, who completes a decade in the entertainment industry, feels he has an in-built comic timing. Manish, 34, said it makes him happy that he is gifted, when it comes to comedy, as it is not easy to make someone laugh.

Buffoonery is easy, comedy is not: Filmmaker Anees Bazmee

Buffoonery is easy, comedy is not: Filmmaker Anees Bazmee

 He has tickled the audience's funny bone with entertainers like "Welcome" and "Singh Is Kinng". Now back with "Welcome Back", filmmaker Anees Bazmee says that while "buffoonery" with nudity and double entendre dialogues is easy, scoring a hit with "comedy" is "serious" business.

Comedy helped me to avoid sadness: Josh Gad

Comedy helped me to avoid sadness: Josh Gad

For Josh Gad, Hollywood's favourite when it comes to playing goofy roles, humour has always been a resourceful and empowering way to stand out in life.

Veteran Comedy writer Chris Thompson dies

 Veteran TV comedy writer Chris Thompson, known for his hard-partying lifestyle and professional highs and lows, was found dead at the Toluca Lake home of actor Tim Curry, his longtime friend. He was 63.

Difficult to sustain comedy: Sumeet Raghavan

On completion of one year of TV show ‘Badi Dooooor Se Aaye Hain’, actor Sumeet Raghavan says it's a “big achievement” for the entire cast as it is hard to make viewers laugh.

I haven't figured out comedy yet: Vidya Balan

I haven't figured out comedy yet: Vidya Balan

Actress Vidya Balan, whose two comedy films ‘Ghanchakkar’ and ‘Shaadi Ke Side Effects’ turned out to be damp squibs at the box office, says she is more comfortable with intense roles and that she's yet to figure out the success formula in comedy.

Not stuck with comedy: 'Welcome 2 Karachi' director

Not stuck with comedy: 'Welcome 2 Karachi' director

 Director Ashish R. Mohan, whose directorial debut "Khiladi 786" had hints of comedy, is coming up with his second film "Welcome 2 Karachi", which also falls in the comic genre. But he says he isn't "stuck" with one genre.

Will Ferrell to star in comedy 'Tom's Dad'

Will Ferrell to star in comedy 'Tom's Dad'

Hollywood funnyman Will Ferrell will star in Lasse Hallstrom's "Tom's Dad".

Justin Bieber joins 'Zoolander 2'

Justin Bieber joins 'Zoolander 2'

Singer Justin Bieber has joined Ben Stiller’s upcoming comedy film ‘Zoolander 2’.

Ice Cube's large comedy deal

 Ice Cube will be teaming up with New Line and MGM to make a comedy pitch, that Kenya Barris and 'The Golbergs' executive producer Alex Barnow created and are currently writing together.

Three flicks for Boman Irani in 2015

Three flicks for Boman Irani in 2015

 After a "hectic" 2014 with three releases, Boman Irani is now on his way to entertain audiences with more comedic roles.

Melanie Griffith hops aboard ABC' untitled comedy pilot

 Melanie Griffith has joined the cast of ABC's untitled Molyneux comedypilot .

Thomas Sadoski to star on 'Life in Pieces'

'The Newsroom' actor Thomas Sadoski will play the lead role opposite Colin Hanks and Betsy Brandt in 'Life in Pieces', an upcoming single-camera comedy pilot.