If it’s happening at the Friars Club, it’s happening here. Keep up to speed on what’s going on, who’s been out and about at the club and which Friars are performing around town.

Boomer Esiason Roast

Posted on Sep 7, 2013

Former NFL MVP Boomer Esiason took his turn in the hot seat at the Friars Club Roast at a luncheon at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel, and just in time for NYC to host the Super Bowl. The four-time Pro Bowl quarterback, who has since joined CBS Sports as an analyst for “The NFL Today,” and ...

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FINAL CURTAIN: Friar Joan Rivers

Posted on Sep 7, 2013

We mourn the loss of our beloved Friar Joan Rivers. A trailblazer in comedy, she opened the door for female comedians to push the proverbial envelope as far as their male counterparts could. Her brassy, unapologetic style, and lightning quick wit, put her on the global comedy map. Her fearless Red Carpet commentary was another ...

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Jack Black Roast Highlights

Posted on May 11, 2013

While working his red carpet magic along the press line before the Roast, Jack’s pants fell to the ground as he reached for his coveted Roast Award. “I have to hold my pants up because I didn’t pack a belt. I forgot. I always forget something. I f—-d up on the checklist!” Jack told reporters. ...

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