New York, NY (September 3, 2015) – The bold and bawdy Michelle Buteau, couldnt be happier with her Dutch husband but she explains the unexpected hurdles that come with marrying into a vintage White family. Buteaus digital album Michelle Buteau: Shut Up!, will be available on September 4 on iTunes, Amazon MP3, Google Play, Spotify, Apple Music and all streaming services.
Born in New Jersey to Caribbean parents, Buteau has toured the country performing at colleges, clubs, and festivals. Late night TV appearances include The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Last Comic Standing, Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell and Lopez Tonight. Other television credits include a recurring role on Enlisted on FOX, Comedy Centrals Key & Peele, @Midnight with Chris Hardwick. She was most recently the co-host on Big Morning Buzz Live on VH1.
Buteaus The Half Hour covers everything from melting at the beach, suspicious translation issues and an oddly racist Dutch Santa tradition. Filmed at The Royale in Boston, The Half Hour showcases some of the best up-and-coming stand-up comedians. The fourteen-episode season offers sets from comedians Tone Bell, Buteau, Sean Donnelly, Phil Hanley, Randy Liedtke, Joe List, Sam Morril, Barry Rothbart, Andrew Santino, Beth Stelling, Liza Treyger, Brooks Wheelan, Andy Woodhull and Hampton Yount.
Leading up to the on-air premiere, Comedy Central Stand-Up and cc.com/thehalfhour will feature preview clips from the series. Fans can follow Buteau on Twitter @MichelleButeau and tweet using the hashtag #TheHalfHour to join the social chatter around the series.