July 26, 2017

First Jon Stewart Special in 21 Years; Stewart Set to Host ‘Night of Too Many Stars’

It’s been a long time coming, but after 21 long years, Jon Stewart is finally gearing up to put out another stand-up special. HBO announced today […]
July 26, 2017

Netflix Announces New Animated Series From Simpsons Creator

  In the wake of the success of shows like BoJack Horseman and F is for Family, Netflix has just announced a new animated series from […]
July 26, 2017

Comedy Central Drops Big Announcements for The President Show, Jim Jefferies Show, The Daily Show, and More

The folks at Comedy Central have been busy, as the network made a series of exciting announcements today regarding some of their biggest shows. From The […]
July 25, 2017

U.K. Comic Hosts Documentary About Richard Pryor

UK comedy site Chortle announced this past weekend that comedian Romesh Ranganathan has created a documentary about one of his biggest influences, and one of comedy’s […]
July 25, 2017

National Lampoon Sold to PalmStar Media in Landmark $12 Million Deal

  National Lampoon has seen better days. The company, which at one point was producing cult-classic films like Animal House and Vacation and catapulting the careers […]
July 23, 2017

Patton Oswalt to Replace Bobby Moynihan in New Show

Patton Oswalt Will Be the Voice of Happy Here’s a sentence I didn’t think I’d be writing today: Patton Oswalt (Mystery Science Theater 3000) will be […]
July 20, 2017

‘The Chris Gethard Show’ Premieres on truTV Next Month: Check Out the New Trailer!

Back in May, it was announced that comedian Chris Gethard’s beloved variety/talk show hybrid, The Chris Gethard Show, had been picked up by truTV. At the time, […]
July 20, 2017

John Leguizamo Speaks on Latin Representation in Entertainment, Announces New One-Man Show

Actor, playwright and comedian John Leguizamo thinks America has a representation problem. Leguizamo appeared last night at the first ever Immigration Arts Summit in New York […]
July 19, 2017

Kevin Hart Facing Cheating Allegations: See His Response

Kevin Hart trended #1 on Twitter last night over a bit of gossip. A story on Radar Online today, alleged that the publication’s photographers caught comedian […]
July 19, 2017

Pablo Francisco Suffers Bizarre Meltdown on Stage, Leaves Club on a Stretcher

This weekend, comedian Pablo Francisco showed why taking care of one’s mental health is so important. When the comic took to the stage of Sacramento’s Punch […]
July 19, 2017

‘Ren and Stimpy’ Documentary in Final Stretch

Do you remember Ren & Stimpy? Well, TV and film industry veterans Kimo Easterwood and Ron Cicero want to make sure the world at large never […]
July 19, 2017

Portland Comedy Club Closes Doors After 27 Years

All good things must come to an end and this is the end of one of Portland’s longest-running comedy clubs, Harvey’s. The club hosted its last […]
July 15, 2017

‘Now Hear This’ Podcast Festival Coming to NYC, to Include Larry Wilmore, Scott Aukerman, Lauren Lapkus and More

  Last year, Midroll Media (the parent company behind Earwolf and Stitcher) launched the first annual Now Hear This podcast festival in Anaheim, California. Now heading […]
July 9, 2017

Artie Lange Undergoes Emergency Surgery, Says “If I’m Not Clean, I’m Gone”

Taking to Twitter on Friday night, comedian Artie Lange revealed that he had nearly died a week prior. During a series of Twitter posts that were […]
July 8, 2017

Ari Shaffir’s ‘Double Negative’ Trailer Teases Greatness

The first official trailer for comedian Ari Shaffir’s new special is here!  Last month, shortly after returning from his months-long trek through Asia, Ari Shaffir announced […]
July 6, 2017

Patton Oswalt Engaged

  As most people know, Patton Oswalt’s wife, Michelle McNamara, passed away unexpectedly last year, leaving him and his daughter torn apart and grieving. But today […]
July 6, 2017

Forever Dog Podcast Network Launching Eight Podcasts This Summer, Check Out The Previews!

  The Forever Dog Podcast Network, which is currently home to shows like Kevin McDonald’s Kevin McDonald Show and The Book of Ye with Rob Haze and […]
June 29, 2017

‘The Daily Show with Trevor Noah’ Just Had Its Most Watched Month So Far

  When Trevor Noah first took over the helm of The Daily Show from Jon Stewart in late September 2015, he had a hard time finding […]
June 29, 2017

Broad City’s Abbi Jacobson to Host New Ten-Part MoMA Podcast

The Museum of Modern Art has announced a new ten-part podcast series that will be hosted by Broad City’s Abbi Jacobson. Fans of Broad City will […]
June 28, 2017

Fallon Edged Out Colbert in Ratings Last Week, But There’s a Catch

  Ever since the inauguration of Donald Trump, Jimmy Fallon and Stephen Colbert have been embroiled in a neck-and-neck ratings battle. While Fallon had been handily […]
June 26, 2017

Turns Out That Cosby Tour Will Not Be Lectures About Sexual Assault

This past Thursday, a week after comedian Bill Cosby’s sexual assault case was declared a mistrial, Cosby spokespeople Andrew Wyatt and Ebonee Benson appeared on Good […]
June 26, 2017

Wanda Sykes Drives Like a Grandma in New ‘Jay Leno’s Garage’ Teaser

Jay Leno’s Garage, the series in which Leno experiments and plays with automobiles of all kinds, is set to return to CNBC on Wednesday, June 28th […]
June 25, 2017

National Comedy Center to Host Week of Comedy Panels Leading Into Lucile Ball Comedy Festival

  It’s almost time for the 26th annual Lucille Ball Comedy Festival in Jamestown, New York. Each year, the small town and home of the late […]
June 25, 2017

Erik Griffin’s First Hour Special, ‘The Ugly Truth,’ to Debut on Showtime in July

Comedian and actor Erik Griffin has been very busy these last two years. In addition to his role as Montez on Workaholics, Griffin has appeared on […]
June 23, 2017

Cast and Trailer for ‘Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later’

    Prepare to return to Camp Firewood! It’s been awhile since the initial announcement of Wet Hot American Summer: 10 Years Later, but now we […]
June 23, 2017

Watch the Trailer for Netflix Half Hour Specials with Dan Soder, Nikki Glaser and More

  It looks like Netflix is trying to elevate its stand up comedy game even further, with the announcement today that the streamer will be launching […]
June 22, 2017

Sam Morril to Host New Late Night Sports Show on MSG Networks

It was announced yesterday that NYC comedian Sam Morril, who currently hosts the podcasts Moonlighting and the recently-launched Keeping Joe, has been recruited by MSG Networks […]