Oscar-winning actress Melissa Leo stars in the new Showtime series, "I'm Dying Up Here," based on the Los Angeles comedy scene in the 1970s. Jim Carrey, who got his start back then, is the executive producer. Leo joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss her role as Goldie, the owner of a famed comedy club that makes or breaks young stand-up comics.
Lately the Minnesota Senator and former "Saturday Night Live" writer-performer has been coming to grips with the tension between politics and comedy. Al Franken talked to correspondent Chip Reid about the function of humor in the serious business of Congress, and how his tough questioning during Senate hearings has gotten Franken noticed for more than his wit.
Singer-songwriter Gregg Allman, whose career as a solo artist and as a member of the Allman Brothers Band made him a star of Southern rock, died Saturday at the age of 69. We take a look back at a remarkable portrait Chip Reid painted of Allman for "Sunday Morning," first broadcast on January 16, 2011.