December 4, 2018

Artie Lange Goes On Strange Twitter Rant Two Weeks Ahead of Important Court Date

Everyone is rooting for Artie Lange to get clean, stay out of jail, and stay on comedy stages where he belongs, but things are staying pretty […]
December 4, 2018

Don’t Panic! Friends is not Leaving Netflix

The long international nightmare is over. Friends is staying at Netflix through at least 2019. Great now we can find out if Chandler marries Janice. Read […]
December 4, 2018

Patrice O’Neal Documentary Filmmakers Exit Project

The Patrice O’Neal documentary, “Better Than You” has seemingly come to a controversial impasse. The late and great comedian passed away in 2011, leaving behind a […]
December 4, 2018

The Louis C.K. Debate Just Took on Another Dimension (Updated)

Louis C.K. took the stage at the Cellar Sunday night and had a heckler. The heckler, by her own report, was asked to leave the club. […]
December 3, 2018

Chris DiStefano, Ron Funches, James Davis, Roy Wood Jr. Will Release Hour Specials in January for Comedy Central

January is stand up month on Comedy Central, celebrating the stand up special in all its glory. Every Friday Comedy Central will air a brand new […]
December 3, 2018

Comedy Central Announces New Half Hour Specials

  David Gborie, Vanessa Gonzalez, Charles Gould, Joe Kwaczala, Will Miles, Sara Schaefer, Dulcé Sloan, Allen Strickland Williams, Tom Thakkar, and Jaboukie Young-White have been selected […]
December 3, 2018

Stan and Ollie Stars Coming to SiriusXM to Talk With Ron Bennington With a Live Studio Audience

Steve Coogan and John C. Reilly, the stars of the highly anticipated feature film “Stan and Ollie” are coming to SiriusXM with director Jon S. Baird. […]
December 3, 2018

Billy Connolly Answers Claims That His Parkinson’s “Dulled” His Brain

Billy Connolly hasn’t been doing a lot of interviews, so when a story came out via Michael Parkinson saying that his Connolly’s Parkinsons Disease had taken […]
December 3, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of December 3, 2018

This week in late night is filled with plenty of great comedians and fabulous holiday guests.
December 1, 2018

Who is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: December 1, 2018

Tonight, the star of "First Man" becomes an SNL first-timer when Claire Foy hosts a brand new Saturday Night Live!
December 1, 2018

Jourdain Fisher Performs Stand Up on The Tonight Show

Jourdain Fisher made his late night debut on The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon Thursday night. Jourdain had a killer set talking about the D.A.R.E program, […]
December 1, 2018

Kid Rock vs. Joy Behar. It’s On!

Kid Rock was on Fox News saying that the right and left need to sit down and talk to each and then called Joy Behar a […]
November 30, 2018

Seinfeld Clarifies His Thoughts on PC Culture in Conversation with Ricky Gervais and Ron Bennington

Three of the great minds in comedy got together to talk about the state of comedy today on Rick Gervais’ SiriusXM show, “Ricky Gervais is Deadly […]
November 30, 2018

Did Comedy Central Just Quietly Renew “This Week at the Comedy Cellar”?

UPDATE:  Comedy Central has informed us that no decision has yet been announced about the season two plans, if any, for “This Week at the Comedy […]
November 30, 2018

Awkwafina Heads to Comedy Central on the Heels of Crazy Rich Asians Breakout

  Comedy Central Orders 10 Episodes of Awkwafina Starring Awkwafina, BD Wong and Lori Tan Chinn. In what is undoubtably the no-brainer of the year, Comedy […]
November 30, 2018

Rory Scovel Series Coming to Comedy Central

Comedy Central gave the green light to a brand new scripted series from Rory Scovel. Titled Robbie, the half hour scripted series follows youth league basketball […]
November 30, 2018

Desus and Mero Announce Their New Late Night Time Slot

Comedy duo Desus and Mero are planning to enter the world of the once a week talk show- the first duo to enter the game. Today […]
November 29, 2018

Remembering the Greatness of Patrice O’Neal

Reprinted from its original publication date of November 29, 2014. Four years ago Andrew Fargnoli and Earl Douglas put together the perfect Patrice O’Neal primer. Every […]
November 28, 2018

Ariana Gets to Joke at Pete Davidson’s Expense

When Saturday Night Live returned live after Pete Davidson and Ariana Grande broke off their engagement, there were reports that SNL had plans to address the […]
November 28, 2018

Nashville Comedy Festival Bringing Jay Leno To the Opry House

A year ago the Nashville Comedy Festival emerged as a rebrand. Formerly known as the Wild Wild West Comedy Festival, the long time favorite festival produced […]
November 28, 2018

YouTube Abandons Plans For Netflixification, and That’s Good News for Comedy Fans

Well, it was fun while it lasted if you watched Cobra Kai. If you were (for whatever reason) pondering buying a YouTube Premium subscription for a […]
November 28, 2018

The 5: The Best UnChristmas Movies To Enjoy This Holiday Season

Every December, televisions around the country are inundated with holiday specials and Christmas movies. A Christmas Story airs for twenty-four hours straight on TBS, and all […]
November 27, 2018

Donald Glover Showed a Trailer for a Secret Movie He Filmed With Rihanna

While at his Pharos festival in New Zealand, Donald Glover aka Childish Gambino revealed a trailer for “Guava Island.” The trailer for the movie he secretly […]
November 26, 2018

People Are Pissed at Kevin Hart and His Wife For Son’s Cowboys and Indians Party

Eniko Hart posted a picture of a birthday party for her and Kevin Hart’s son Kenzo. The themed party was pretty standard young boy birthday party- […]
November 26, 2018

Behind the Headlines at The Comedy Cellar’s New Comedy Central Stand Up Show: “This Week at the Comedy Cellar”

When I call him to talk about the new series, This Week at the Comedy Cellar, Ray Ellin (who is known to many as Aruba Ray) […]
November 26, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of November 26, 2018

As the year starts to wind down, so does our late night talk shows. Some of the hosts are starting to take time off including Jimmy Kimmel.
November 24, 2018

Crashing Season Three Trailer Shows Plenty of Uncomfortable Pete Ahead

Pete Holmes is back in NYC’s West Village for Season 3 on HBO. And you can get your first look at what this year has in […]