Aziz Ansari

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Kevin Spacey and the rise of uncancel culture
Does the announcement that Spacey is returning to acting suggest a way back for other Hollywood men who were accused but not convicted of misconduct?

Peter Bradshaw

25, May, 2021 @8:18 AM

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The 50 best comedians of the 21st century
From apocalyptic standup Frankie Boyle to the many hilarious faces of Tina Fey, Steve Coogan, Sharon Horgan and Kristen Wiig, we present the funniest people of the era

Hannah J Davies, Paul Fleckney, Harriet Gibsone, Brian Logan and Stuart Heritage

18, Sep, 2019 @2:45 PM

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Aziz Ansari’s stand-up show addressed #MeToo – but it left me wanting more | Greta Parry
On the Australian leg of his tour, Ansari shows vulnerability in addressing allegations made against him. But there is unease and defensiveness too

Greta Parry

05, Jun, 2019 @4:49 AM

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Aziz Ansari: Road to Nowhere review – combative set hits raw nerves
The US standup tackles morality, racism, R Kelly and Michael Jackson in a barbed satirical show

Brian Logan

04, Apr, 2019 @1:14 PM

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'I felt terrible': Aziz Ansari addresses misconduct claims during comedy set
The Master of None creator speaks extensively about allegations made against him for the first time during sold-out show in New York

Kate Abbott

13, Feb, 2019 @10:30 AM

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Post-#MeToo have the likes of Kevin Hart and Aziz Ansari learned from their mistakes?
Can we expect a new era of equality? Not if the first public utterances by some of the early offenders are anything to go by

Hadley Freeman

09, Jan, 2019 @1:20 PM

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Hari Kondabolu: ‘I’ve had death threats. I’ve unified a continent in hatred of me’
The comedian on his controversial documentary, giving white people the shivers on race, and why he’s bringing American-style standup to the UK

Interview by Michael Hogan

17, Nov, 2018 @4:00 PM

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Aziz Ansari suggests 'wokeness' can go too far at surprise gig
The US comic is cynical about competitive virtue-signalling in a show that doesn’t directly respond to allegations against him but is full of friction

Brian Logan

08, Oct, 2018 @3:40 PM

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What went thong? How Sisqo said ‘I do’ to pop narcissism
When the singer performed a ‘lively rendition’ of his greatest hit at his own wedding, he joined a long line of artists who love the sound of their own voice a bit too much

Issy Sampson

28, Sep, 2018 @12:00 PM

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A mockery of #MeToo: the rush to rehabilitate Louis CK is indecent
Just months after admitting sexual misconduct, the US comic is trying to make a comeback. It’s too soon for him and others

Nosheen Iqbal

02, Sep, 2018 @7:00 AM

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Aziz Ansari returns to standup in New York: 'He talked about his outrage fatigue'
The comedian played five surprise shows but audiences say he avoided discussing recent sexual misconduct allegations against him

Sam Wolfson

16, May, 2018 @11:00 AM

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Carnality and consent: how to navigate sex in the modern world
The past four months has seen a reckoning. After frank discussion about casual hook-ups and uncomfortable encounters, a new understanding of dating is emerging

Gaby Hinsliff

14, Feb, 2018 @6:00 AM

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