April 9, 2018

Jim Gaffigan Not Afraid to Stand By Mario Batali, Talks About Need For Forgiveness

Jim Gaffigan told the New York Daily News that he loves Mario Batali. It’s controversial in 2018 to say kind words about those accused of sexual […]
March 15, 2018

Nick Offerman Shares “Deeply F*cked Up” and “Un-American” Facts at SXSW Audible Impact Show

Nick Offerman’s affect can make it hard to tell when he’s joking, and when he’s speaking in earnest. As such, it took a little bit of […]
March 14, 2018

Film and Comedy Collide at SXSW: Leonard Maltin on Stage with Jim Gaffigan to Talk Gaffigan’s First Film Lead, and Adam Pally Hosts Live Storytelling Show to Promote Film

In previous years, the SXSW Film and Comedy festivals operated fairly independent of one another, save the natural overlap of Doug Benson’s Doug Loves Movies podcast […]
February 20, 2018

Jim Gaffigan Releasing Sixth Special Everywhere at Once

Times change and platforms change too, and the “it” place to release your hour special has changed over the years. HBO, Comedy Central, Netflix, Showtime, and […]
May 3, 2017

Jeannie Gaffigan Recovering From Emergency Brain Surgery

Earlier this week, Jim Gaffigan revealed on social media that his wife and writing/producing partner Jeannie Gaffigan was diagnosed with a brain tumor and is recovering […]
February 13, 2017

Brand New Podcast Invites Great Comedians to Talk In Detail About One Single Joke

Comedy nerds rejoice! A brand new podcast hosted by Vulture.com senior editor Jesse David Fox is going to a place so specific, so deep, that you […]
January 5, 2017

Jim Gaffigan’s Newest Special Drops in 5 Days! Watch the Trailer

Jim Gaffigan is bringing his fifth stand up special to Netflix on Tuesday January 10th. Titled Cinco (that means five for those of you who can’t […]
October 27, 2016

Jim Gaffigan Cast in Fargo Season 3

As sad as we were to see The Jim Gaffigan Show series come to a close on TV Land, we couldn’t be happier with the news […]
September 27, 2016

Kevin Hart Has Beat the Giant to Become the World’s Highest Paid Comedian

Forbes has released its list of the highest paid comedians in the world for 2016, and there’s two huge stories this year on a list that […]
September 20, 2016

14 Shows You Need to Check Out at JFL42 in Toronto This Week

Later this week, the city of Toronto will host JFL42. JFL42 is the little brother of the Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal. For those […]
September 16, 2016

Why So Many Comics and Fans Are Excited About JFL42, Toronto’s Just For Laughs Festival

If you think Just for Laughs is only about Montreal, think you’re missing at least half the story. We’re less than a week away from JFL42 […]
September 9, 2016

KFC Has a New Colonel, and Its Own Football Team

Just when we thought we couldn’t possibly care about who played the Colonel next, KFC went and grabbed themselves another news getter. Rob Riggle, an actual […]
August 23, 2016

Jim Gaffigan Show Series Finale Review: Jim the Friend vs Jim the Dad Comes Full Circle

  It says a lot about The Jim Gaffigan Show this season that the final two episodes can essentially get to the heart of the two […]
August 22, 2016

One of the Best Comedies of the Year Ends After Season Two

The news came in today that season two of The Jim Gaffigan Show will be the series’ last season.  Like with many breakups, Jim Gaffigan announced on social […]
August 15, 2016

Jim Gaffigan Show Episode Review: Is Jim Gaffigan a Bad Dad?

For the past two seasons of The Jim Gaffigan Show, the Gaffigans have been asking the question “Is Jim a good father?” The dumb, lazy, and […]
August 10, 2016

Jim Gaffigan Show Episode Review: Will The Sexy Gaffigan Please Stand Up?

  Apologies for the lateness of this piece…I spent a long weekend back in Chicago with family. So returning to my New York apartment and DVR […]
August 2, 2016

The Jim Gaffigan Show Episode Review: Jim and Jeannie Get Extreme in “He Said She Said”

The Jim Gaffigan Show: “He Said, She Said” July 31, 2016 Rashomon isn’t just a movie, it’s become synonyms with a certain type of storytelling…telling the […]
July 26, 2016

Gaffigan Show Episode Review: An Arc de Triumph

How incredibly fitting that we wrap up the Jim and Dave story arc this week with the most revealing look at the hilariously dark and disturbing […]
July 20, 2016

Jim Gaffigan Show Episode Review: No Good Deed Part 2

Anytime there’s a multi-part episode of a TV show, reviewing it can be tough. You just don’t know how things turn out until they’ve all aired; […]
July 12, 2016

The Jim Gaffigan Show Episode Review: Gaffigan Has a Frenemy…And It’s Not Who You’d Think

Gaffigan Has a Frenemy…and it’s not Who You’d Think
July 3, 2016

Jim Gaffigan is Still Out of Time and The Result is Terrific Television

Film biographer and journalist Lesley Coffin took a look at Season Two of the Jim Gaffigan Show so far.  She’ll be adding weekly reviews of the […]
May 11, 2016

Michael Ian Black Reads Passages From “A Child’s First Book of Trump”

You should hit the clip and hear MIB read the passages himself, but for those of you with poor wifi, we don't want you to miss out entirely on the preview. "The beasty is called an American Trump. It's skin is bright orange, its figure is plump; its fur so complex you might get enveloped, its hands are sadly, underdeveloped."
May 6, 2016

It’s Official, Comedy Central Announces Dan Soder: Not Special

Dan Soder's first one hour special was filmed at the Trocadero Theater in Philadelphia last year, and we've been excited since the day of the taping to find out when we'd be able to see it. Finally, Comedy Central has announced that Dan Soder: Not Special will air on Saturday May 21 at 11:00pm.
March 26, 2016

Greg Giraldo Biography Coming Later This Year

Comedy enthusiasts Matt Balaker and Wayne Jones have launched a website for their upcoming biography of the late, legendary comic Greg Giraldo. The as-yet untitled book has been a work in progress since Balaker launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise money for the project in September of 2015. The writer hit his $3,000 goal within two weeks of creating the Kickstarter page, and has spent the time since then collecting photos of the comedian and interviewing his friends, family, and comedy peers.
March 11, 2016

Fans Target Gilbert Gottfried as Next Colonel Sanders

The long, twisting rabbit hole of insanity and fried chicken that is KFC’s recent ad campaign has taken yet another turn. In the fast food joint’s latest commercial, Colonel Sanders (played by Jim Gaffigan) gazes at a wall of celebrity faces and ponders who the next Colonel should be. The top 3 contenders seem to be SNL alum Tim Meadows, a golden retriever (who rocks a bolo tie with authority,) and Gilbert Gottfried.
February 24, 2016

Jim Gaffigan Tour Announced!

Jim Gaffigan announced his summer tour this week, to the delight of fans and restaurnts across the country. Gaffigan joked “I’m so thrilled to be eating my way across America again.
February 6, 2016

Who Is the New Colonel Sanders!?

First KFC brought us Darrel Hammond as the new KFC spokesperson. Then Norm McDonald took over in a gigantic shakeup. And just when we thought, okay so it's Norm, the chicken people pulled the rug out from under us telling us we were getting yet another "real" Colonel Sanders.