In December 2015, comedian and Chicago-area native Cameron Esposito recorded her first comedy special (“Marriage Material”) at Chicago’s Thalia Hall just two days before marrying fellow comic Rhea Butcher, who served as her opening act. Saturday night, as part of their national “Back to Back” tour,...
A funny thing on happened on the way to Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher’s triumphant fall comedy tour that would have been supported, in a sense, by the upcoming second season of the married couple’s sitcom, “Take My Wife.” Their network got canceled. Not the show, the network. Seeso, the comedy...
The co-hosts of "Put Your Hands Together" and co-stars of "Take My Wife" hit the road for a co-headlining stand-up tour.
From local legends (Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher) to legend-legends (Steve Martin and Lily Tomlin), here are our top 10 comedy shows not to miss this fall. Jo Koy Jo Koy had been working for almost three decades and had two specials under his belt when he decided to self-fund and self-produce...
Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher's streaming series, "Take My Wife," has garnered laughs—and acclaim.
Billy Eichner, Rhea Butcher, Cameron Esposito, and more lightened up the "Not the White House Correspondents' Dinner."
Since Donald Trump rescinded protections for transgender students that guard their rights to use bathrooms corresponding with their correct gender identity, trans activists have been sounding off, pleading with the president to reconsider his decision, and explaining what personal effects of revoking these protections really means. Laverne Cox, Caitlyn Jenner, ... More »
There are people right now who don't understand why trans people are fighting for the right to use the bathroom that associates with their gender identity, as opposed to their assigned at birth sex. These peoples' frustration or confusion over...
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Every year around Valentine’s Day, The A.V. Club finds a couple of celeb-romantics to help solve our readers’ relationship woes. We’ve tasked everyone from Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally to Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher with your mostly dick-related questions, and this year will be no different. Show More Summary
The A.V. Club’s Kayla Kumari Upadhyaya is a big fan of Take My Wife, a fictional series based on the real marriage between comedians Rhea Butcher and Cameron Esposito. In her review, Upadhyaya says, “Take My Wife is the only show onShow More Summary
The show where lesbians don't die has been renewed. Take My Wife, a funny, nuanced, and well-observed comedy series made by and starring real-life same-sex married couple (and stand-up comedians) Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher, will see a second season with the streaming comedy service Seeso. The comedy about comedy, ... More »
Seeso has picked up a second season of romcom Take My Wife, starring comedians and real-life, same-sex married couple Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher, for premiere in 2017. The half-hour, single-camera original series follows the young...Show More Summary
Tina Fey, Cameron Esposito, Rhea Butcher, Aparna Nancherla, Jenny Slate, Tig Notaro and Sasheer Zamata walk into a bar. No, this isn’t the beginning of a bad joke, it’s a comedy festival ? the New York Comedy Festival, founded by NYC comedy club owner Caroline Hirsch. Show More Summary
Well, this opens up all manner of exciting questions.
Rhea Butcher and Cameron Esposito's new show is truly delightful. The post “Take My Wife” Is Unprecedented TV In Which Lesbians Laugh, Don’t Die appeared first on Autostraddle.
Amelia Ayrelan Iuvino “Will we have sex in our TV show?” Rhea Butcher asks Cameron Esposito as they’re lying in bed at the beginning of the second episode of their new television show, Take My Wife. The show airs on Seeso, NBC’s newish digital streaming channel. Show More Summary
Take My Wife's Rhea Butcher and Cameron Esposito weigh in on the new crop of shows. Warning: May contain time travel, remakes, and lightning. The post Our Semi-Serious Guide to 2016 Fall TV appeared first on WIRED.
It’s hard to pinpoint the exact moment when “standup comedian” became television’s most relatable profession, but it must be somewhere between Seinfeld making the comedy club seem like just another workplace and Maron restaging the WTF podcast’s revelatory interviews with comics. Show More Summary
Last week, comedians Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher took their relationship to the next level: They made a TV show. Take My Wife, an autobiographical account of their relationship, debuted its six-episode season on Seeso, NBC’s subscription streaming service. (The first episode is available here on YouTube.) Take My Wife ... More »