March 29, 2017

Tribeca Film Festival Has Impressive Comedy Lineup This Year

As we noted after last year’s event, New York’s Tribeca Film Festival has begun to carve out a place for itself in the pantheon of film […]
March 5, 2017

Bob’s Burgers Podcast Edition? Loren Bouchard Says He’s Wanted to Release One For a Long Time

Fan favorite, Emmy award-winning animated comedy Bob’s Burgers is making its PaleyFest LA debut at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood on March 24th  featuring the opportunity to see […]
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 senior editor Jesse David Fox is going to a place so specific, so deep, that you […]
June 22, 2016

What’s So Special About Wyatt Cenac’s Night Train?

Night Train, hosted by Wyatt Cenac (of former Daily Show Correspondent fame), has occupied the Monday night slot at Littlefield in Brooklyn for about four years […]
June 9, 2016

Nikki Glaser: A Freak on the Stage and a Lady in the Streets

Nikki Glaser Takes on All Comers, Panty Sniffers, and Dick Dioramas Nikki Glaser has no qualms about arranging strangers’ penises in themed dioramas (look, Dick is […]
May 16, 2016

Cast Reflects on Last Man on Earth Season Finale’s High Note, Sad Tone

Despite everyone’s insistence that cable is the place to find the best programming on TV, 31 episodes into its two year run, Last Man on Earth has proven network TV can still compete. Segmented into essentially three volumes (part 1 of season 1, part 1 of season 2, and part 2 of season 2), the show has continued to transverse sitcom conventions not only in its high concept structure but the social commentary and emotional truths it tackles.
May 13, 2016

New Network Comedy Shows Confirmed From Tina Fey, Marlon Wayans, Kevin James and More, Plus Find Out Which Comedies Are Returning

Tons of news from the television front, as CBS, NBC, ABC and The CW have all announced renewals and new projects in the works. Let’s jump right into it.
May 13, 2016

Judd Apatow Has a Bigfoot Moment, Snags a Rare Photo With Bearded Letterman

Judd Apatow shared a special photo on Late Night with Seth Meyers Thursday night.
April 7, 2016

Mouthgard Talk with Kristen Schaal and Melissa McCarthy is Creepy As F*ck

If you've ever wondered what function your lips really serve, you won't have to wonder anymore. James Corden got silly with guests Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Schaal Wednesday night using mouthguards that pull your lips away from your teeth, normally used in whitening and other dental procedures. Listen to them try to talk about Trump and Isis, without any lips.
March 25, 2016

Fox Renews Two Hit Comedies, Leaves Others in Limbo

In a not-so-surprising move, Fox has issued renewals for popular comedies The Last Man on Earth and Brooklyn Nine-Nine
March 2, 2016

Kristen Schaal Segment on Body Image Takes on Cheryl Tiegs

The Daily Show had a banner episode last night. Not only did Kristen Schaal return as a senior correspondent, but comics’ favorite comic Neal Brennan was the guest.
December 19, 2015

The Clubs Speak! The Best Stand Up Comedy Moments of 2015! (As Decided by the Club Owners, Bookers and People Who Produce Comedy)

Over the next two weeks, you’ll see all of our picks for the greatest comedy releases and greatest moments in comedy of 2015. But if you want to know what really happened in comedy in 2015, you have to go to the source- the comedy clubs.
December 14, 2015

Hours and Hours of Just For Laughs Comedy Without Leaving Home

The annual Just for Laughs Festival is undisputedly the Godfather of Comedy Festivals. Everyone in comedy has either performed at Just for Laughs or wants to, but not everyone can make it to Montreal. This year, Just for Laughs is bringing the festival to you. Today the J4L team has announced that the Pete Holmes Elevator Show, a 90 minute Prime Time Special hosted by Howie Mandell, Funny as Hell featuring plenty of stand up hotsed by Jon Dore, hours of comedy performances from Just For Laughs, and The Nasty Show hosted by Artie Lange!
December 9, 2015

Amy Schumer, Sarah Silverman and Dozens More Join Campaign to End Gun Violence

Dozens of celebrities including Ed O'Neill, Amy Schumer, Sarah Silverman, Adam Scott, Nick Offerman, Kristen Schaal, and dozens of other celebrities added their voices to President Obama's call to end gun violence. Guess those against ending gun violence are creating their own video.
September 25, 2015

Kristen Schaal, Cricket Eater

Kristen Schaal was a guest on Conan Thursday night and she talked about the fun of glamming up for the Emmys and feeling like a princess. She showed off a very glamorous video of her behaving like a pretty pretty princess. Well, if pretty pretty princesses were hilariously funny and didn't act like princesses.
September 2, 2015

Daily Show Announces New Correspondents

One day after Trevor Noah released a new Daily Show promo assuring his team that nothing is changing, Comedy Central has announced some exciting changes happening. Three new correspondents have been selected to join the Best F* News Team Ever. Ronny Chieng, Desi Lydic and Roy Wood Jr.
August 7, 2015

We All Got To Witness Jon Stewart’s Moment Of Zen. The Last Daily Show.

It's over. After 16 years as host of The Daily Show, Jon Stewart ended his legendary run with the show he made an international sensation. For his last show on the air, we had just four segments left with the man who became a news source for an entire generation. Just over an hour with a man who helped shape the opinions of so many people and launched the careers of superstars in the comedy world today.
August 6, 2015

Ranking The Daily Show Correspondents: The Top 15

Jon Stewart ends his seventeen-year run at The Daily Show tonight. His legacy lives on, not just within the context of the show, but in the countless stars that Stewart has helped launch. The correspondents are an invaluable part of the show that became the defining late-night show of the generation. Other than maybe Lorne Michaels, no one person and show has generated as many comedy stars as Stewart and The Daily Show. Here are fifteen of the best Daily Show correspondents.
June 9, 2015

Tenacious D Festival Supreme Line Up Brings Kids in the Hall, Tim Minchin, Amy Poehler to LA Shrine

Yesterday the official line up for this years Tenacious D Festival Supreme was released and as expected, there are some huge names on board in the comedy category. The line up was official announced on KCRW’s Morning Becomes Eclectic 89.9FM by Tenacious D personally. The festival takes place at the Shrine Expo Hall and grounds on October 10, 2015.
April 24, 2015

This Week Around the Industry in Comedy: News From Lisa Lampanelli, Kristen Schaal, Jen Kirkman, Comedy Central and More

The stories people inside comedy are talking about around the country…
April 9, 2015

Kristen Schaal, Will Forte and Horatio Sanz Throw it Down, Points Style

Three very funny people. One topic. Who will come out on top? Kristen Schaal, Will Forte and Horatio Sanz battled it out last night on @midnight. They vied for better excuses to avoid sex, and hashtag battled over bird bands.
April 8, 2015

Comedians On Late Night TV Wednesday April 8: Josh Gad, Kristen Schaal, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and More

Here's your late night TV comedy checklist.
March 18, 2015

Kristen Schaal’s Terrifying Childhood Memory

Kristen Schaal may be a giant comedy super star starring in the Fox series Bob's Burgers and now tearing it up Last Man on Earth, plus a million other projects.
March 17, 2015

Comedians On Late Night TV Tuesday March 17: Eugene Levy, Paul Scheer, Will Ferrell, Kristen Schaal and More

Happy St. Patrick's Day! Stumble home and drunkenly enjoy these people appearing on late night TV.
March 4, 2015

Funny Or Die’s “Before You Were Funny” With Paul Scheer

It's a trip back in time for Paul Scheer as he unveils a sketch he wrote very early in his career on Funny or Die's "Before You Were Funny".
March 3, 2015

Believe the Hype, Last Man on Earth Is the Real Deal

Lesley Coffin takes a critical look at new Will Forte's new FOX series, Last Man on Earth.
January 29, 2015

Kristen Schaal Tells Jon Stewarts Balls: Spread Your Legs, Spread Your Freedom

Last night at The Daily Show, Jon Stewart wanted to talk about a problem in the New York Subway system: leg spreaders.