December 8, 2017

A Look Back at the Hell Yes Comedy Festival, Bringing Comedy From All Over North America to the French Quarter

If a comedy festival’s success is to be measured in how much ranch dressing was used as a massage oil, New Orlean’s 2017 Hell Yes Fest, […]
July 25, 2017

Every Reason T.J. Miller Has Given for Leaving Silicon Valley

It’s awkward when a break up becomes public by necessity. The situation runs the gamut; it includes sharing a social circle with a recent ex and […]
July 22, 2017

Gervais Talks About Portraying a Bigot in the Trump Years on Seth

Ricky Gervais doesn’t normally dwell on politics in his stand up. He doesn’t like to take one side or the other. “If you rely on them […]
July 22, 2017

New Brigsby Bear Trailer Sheds Light on Kyle Mooney’s Interesting Premise

The trailer for upcoming feature “Brigsby Bear” is as confusing as it is intuitive. Kyle Mooney plays a confused, fragile-seeming adult man with the earnestness of […]
May 23, 2017

David Letterman and Paul Shaffer Reunite on SXM’s Outlaw Country

David Letterman’s reuniting with four-time “Late Show” guest and Country-Western singer Elizabeth Cook to co-host her SiriusXM show “Apron Strings” on Wednesday, May 24th. “Apron Strings” […]
May 9, 2017

Bob’s Burgers Music Album: The Top 25 Tracks Ranked!

Sub-Pop Records is releasing a ginormous, gorgeous soundtrack of the 112 most iconic songs from “Bob’s Burgers”. The digital, CD and vinyl releases will be available […]
April 17, 2017

Amy Schumer Attached to Romantic Comedy

Amy Schumer is continuing her film career with “I Feel Pretty” from rom-com writing team Abby Kohn and Marc Silverstein. The logline for “Pretty” is under […]
April 16, 2017

Chelsea Gets Hosed in Season Two Premiere

It’s unclear whether “Chelsea” is sticking to its original “we’re not like any other talk show” premise or having fun being another talk show, but season […]
April 10, 2017

Review Brockmire: Genuinely Strange and Totally Engaging

It takes genuine passion to make you interested in something you don’t normally give a shit about. “Friday Night Lights” did it with football and IFC’s […]
April 4, 2017

Chelsea Goes Retro in Season Two Trailer

Chelsea Handler’s aggressive apathy peaks in Netflix’s trailer for the upcoming second season of her talk show “Chelsea”. The video contrasts the pretty perfectness of Handler […]
April 3, 2017

Comedian Will Live in Minor League Baseball Park for 5 Days

Sometimes a person can earn a superlative just by doing something very weirdly unique. Take Chris Trew, a Texas and Louisiana based comedian who has invented […]
March 27, 2017

Sarah Silverman Political Talk Show Coming to Hulu

In Judaism “Tikkun Olam” literally means to repair the world, and it’s what Sarah Silverman and Hulu are gearing up for. The streamer acquired a topical […]
March 26, 2017

Melissa McCarthy Describes Becoming Sean ‘Spicey’ Spicer for SNL

The magic behind Melissa McCarthy’s “SNL” transformation into White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer may not be the most bizarre part of the new administration, but […]
March 22, 2017

Funny or Die Shuttering NY Office?

Funny Or Die is celebrating its tenth birthday in a somber way- by laying off thirty-seven employees and closing two coastal offices. According to Page Six, […]
March 22, 2017

Tracy Morgan, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler and More To Topline Live ACLU Benefit

Desperate times call for desperate measures and in 2017, the classic telethon is getting a digital makeover. Amy Poehler, Tina Fey, Tom Hanks and scads of […]
March 21, 2017

Adam Carolla Appears on JKL for 50th Time

Adam Carolla celebrated his fiftieth appearance on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” with rumination on towels past and future. The white towel Carolla always appears on “Kimmel” with […]
March 21, 2017

Sam and Bill Parody “We Are the World”

Hit comedy music album “Sam and Bill are Huge” has its first single and music video-the 80s style charity anthem “Yes All Men” for all the […]
March 18, 2017

Moshe Kasher Is Going to Solve Every Problem That’s Ever Existed

Comedy Central’s new talk show “Problematic with Moshe Kasher” promises to “solve every problem that has ever existed”. The talk show, a self-proclaimed “hyper modern take […]
March 16, 2017

Groundhog Day Ready to Hit Broadway Over and Over Again

Musical comedian Tim Minchin is premiering his sophomore musical “Groundhog Day” this Thursday at the August Wilson Theatre. This time, his musical talents and comedy skills […]
March 14, 2017

T.J. Miller Says Uber Driver Allegations Are Extortion

A weird story involving T.J. Miller assaulting a taxi driver gets more light shed on it. A few days before hosting the Critics Choice Awards, the […]
March 3, 2017

Steve Martin is Teaching Comedy

Steve Martin signed on to teach a MasterClass course on comedy. In a new trailer cutting between Martin at a desk and with a group of […]
March 2, 2017

Want to Be the Next Wild ‘N Out Comedy Star? Nick Cannon Returns Tonight With Live Times Square Specials

Want to be the next Wild ‘N Out comedy star? Nick Cannon’s had success discovering talent before and this time, voting will be involved (via social […]
February 27, 2017

Kimmel Writing Team Accused of Stealing Jokes

For once, a case of joke theft can be proven or disproved with a single trucker hat.
February 27, 2017

Jordan Peele’s Thriller Kills at the Box Office

“Get Out” is enjoying a pretty ideal opening weekend. The low budget thriller raked in $30 million in ticket sales, a “Toy Story”-level perfect score on […]
February 24, 2017

Latino Comedy Studio Más Mejor Celebrates a Strong First Year With Fred Armisen

After a year scoring roles in top-tier comedies, Latino comedy studio Más Mejor celebrated its one year anniversary with a stand-up showcase. Specialty cocktails highlighting the […]
February 23, 2017

Paul Feig Teaming Up With Hollywood Leaders In New Initiative to Address Gender Inequality in Film

Sponsored and represented by high-ranking professionals across all genres and professions in film and television, a new supergroup aims to offer Hollywood all the tools it […]
February 23, 2017

Fran Drescher Talks About Being a Gay Icon on a New Gotham Comedy Live

In a nugget-sized look at an upcoming episode of “Gotham Comedy Live”, host Fran Drescher discusses her “Judy Garland” status gay icon-wise after her husband of […]