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Hometown Glory

Houston humble: Jim Parsons insists he doesn't deserve to host Saturday Night Live

By Elizabeth Rhodes

Houston's favorite sitcom star Jim Parsons — best known for playing nerd Sheldon Cooper on CBS' The Big Bang Theory — is set to host the latest episode of NBC' ...


University of Houston-Clear Lake's Art Gallery presents "comiCulture: From Creation to Consumption"

Future comic book artists can gain valuable tips and advice from Texas artists at "comiCulture: From Creation to Consumption." The one-day symposium will highlight Texas artists who have


Celeb Spotting

Parks and Rec star hangs out on Washington Avenue to prep for comedy show

By Marika Rafte

Les Givral’s Kahve on Washington had quite a surprise Thursday when Aziz Ansari, the Parks and Recreation star, stopped by to grab a bite to eat at their restaurant before his comedy show. ...


Comicpalooza 2013

George R. Brown Convention Center

Comicpalooza is an annual multi-genre convention and features comics, sci-fi, anime, horror, steampunk, film and celebrities from the comic book world. Click here for a detailed scheduled.


In Houston Saturday night

Lily Tomlin finds new laughs as America's Crazy Mom: And her kids are smoking hot

By Tyler Rudick

After nearly five decades in the biz, legendary actress and comedian Lily Tomlin is busier than ever. She plays two TV moms — Reba McEntire's on Malibu Country and Lisa Kudr ...


A (brief) Twitter return

Chris Brown claims he was just "entertaining" in Twitter war with Houston comic Jenny Johnson

By Whitney Radley

Like his on-again, off-again relationship with pop star Rihanna, Chris Brown vanished from Twitter on Sunday after a vulgar exchange with Houston-based comedy writer and self-professed Brown hater ...


Mark Your Calendar

David Sedaris always has time for Houston: Where else would he find the funny?

By Tarra Gaines

Editor's Note: As part of CultureMap's State of the Arts series throughout the month of August, we are highlighting upcoming fall arts events you won't want to miss. David Sedaris i ...


Speak Your Mind

A Texas smackdown of bully comic Daniel Tosh and his "misquoted" rape jokes

By Curtis Luciani

Editor's note: By now, you've probably heard about the terrible incident that happened recently at the Hollywood Laugh Factory between comedian Daniel Tosh and a female audience member who ...


In Town

Adam Carolla opens up on A-holes, "white Kardashians" and the Guinness Book of Records scam

By Tyler Rudick

Timing is everything when it comes to comedy . . . And sadly, when CultureMap had the chance to interview comedian Adam Carolla, his now-infamous "dudes are funnier than chicks" comm ...


Funny Lady

George who? Betty White plans to make everyone forget Clooney in a Brilliant Houston appearance

By Clifford Pugh

Betty White is brilliant. But you already knew that. America's favorite 90-year-old is following in the footsteps of her good friend (and reported paramour) George Clooney as the ...


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