Posts tagged as sara benincasa

Sara Benincasa Is Adapting Her Book Into a Comedy Pilot for USA

Comedian and author Sara Benincasa announced on Tumblr this week that she's adapting her first book, Agorafabulous!: Dispatches from My Bedroom, into a TV show. She's writing a pilot based on the book for the USA network. A comedic memoir published in 2012, Agorafabulous! tracks Benincasa's struggles with anxiety and agoraphobia. The USA network has recently begun expanding into adding original comedy programming, with Lennon Parham and Jessica St. Clair's new show Playing House expected to debut on the network this spring. [via The Comedy Bureau]

This Week in Podcasts: Chelsea Peretti's Call-In Show and 'The Todd Glass Show' Without Todd Glass

The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We're here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy.  Each week our crack team of podcast enthusiasts and specialists and especially enthusiastic people will pick their favorites. Also, we'll keep you posted on the offerings from our very own podcast network. We hope to have your ears permanently plugged with the best in aural comedy.

The Crab Feast #30 – Pete Holmes

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