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 […]
September 2, 2016

Larry Wilmore Hijacks Stephen Colbert’s Monologue

When the Late Show on CBS began on Thursday night, there was a different host welcoming the crowd. It was newly terminated Comedy Central Nightly Show host Larry Wilmore who dove right into the Late Show monologue with a Donald Trump / Coldplay joke.
August 15, 2016

Comedy Central Cancels Larry Wilmore’s Nightly Show

The Hollywood Reporter just announced that Larry Wilmore’s nightly show has been cancelled and will end its run on Thursday. The series replaced the popular Colbert […]
May 17, 2016

CNN Cancelled Larry Wilmore Appearance After His WHC Dinner Set

According to a report by Mediaite, comedian Larry Wilmore’s recent appearance at the White House Correspondent’s Dinner may have earned him more than just the ire of the crowd.
May 1, 2016

Larry Wilmore Pisses Off Media, Calls the President His Nigga at White House Correspondents Dinner

If success as the host of the White House Correspondent’s dinner is measured by the disapproval of the media, Larry Wilmore can mark this one down […]
November 16, 2015

Oh Hello! and More Big News From the New York Comedy Festival Including Judd Apatow, The Tonight Show and More!

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column, right here, to find out what’s happening in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week, Jeffrey covered the New York Comedy Festival!
November 10, 2015

Enjoying the New York Comedy Festival: The Definitive Guide

We cover the country, but New York's our home, so it's an exciting week when the New York Comedy Festival comes around. It's unlike any other festival in the country. It's gigantic, but it's also decidedly unfestival-like because it's spread out through the entire city without a central focal point. Any week of the year there is a massive festival-worthy list of great comedy happening in New York City so by the time you add in a few extra headlining events, what you really have is a gigantic list of impossible choices and tough decisions.
October 5, 2015

Trevor Noah at Gotham, Hoboken Gets Funny and Which NY Comics Said No To The Roast?

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column, right here, to find out what’s happening […]
September 15, 2015

Internet Reacts to Titans of Late Night Sausage Party Photo

The internet had a lot to say about this Vanity Fair photo featuring the "Titans of Late Night." It's a photo Vanity Fair released promoting their upcoming interview with ten Late Night Talk Show hosts featuring Stephen Colbert, Conan, Trevor Noah, James Corden, Jimmy Kimmel, John Oliver, Larry Wilmore, Seth Meyers, Jimmy Fallon and Bill Maher.
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.
May 29, 2015

Bounce TV To Air Bernie Mac Show Weeknights

Bounce TV has acquired the rights to The Bernie Mac Show, episodes will air weeknights from 8pm to 8pm starting June 1.
March 30, 2015

Bill Burr On Ice with Paul Virzi. John Oliver, Lewis Black, Will Arnett On the MSG Red Carpet. And Much Much More in the NYC Clubs This Week

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column, right here, to find out what’s happening in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week, Jeffrey reports from Comedy Juice, The Stand, The Red Carpet at Madison Square Garden, The Nightly Show studios, and more…
March 23, 2015

Kevin Hart Surprise Sets, Yannis Pappas Has New Web Series and Roy Wood Jr. and Kurt Metzger Both Working on Pilots and More This Week in New York Clubs

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column, right here, to find out what’s happening in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week, Jeffrey reports from Comedy Juice, The Comedy Cellar, The Stand and more...
February 6, 2015

Larry Wilmore Writing Socially Awkward Comedy Pilot For HBO

Stars from Comedy Central and YouTube are coming together to shoot a pilot for HBO.
January 20, 2015

The Nightly Show Makes Its First Appearance to Solid Reviews

Larry Wilmore's Nightly Show premiered last night.  The early reviews are solid, although the consensus seems to be that the show could use a few more laughs, and twitter seemed to like the vibe.  
January 11, 2015

New York’s Funniest Ricky Velez Joins The New “Nightly Show” Correspondents Team

Last November, Ricky Velez took home the title of New York's Funniest at the New York Comedy Festival.
January 9, 2015

Larry Wilmore on Taking Over Colberts’ Time Slot

Larry Wilmore has the auspicious job of being the new guy in Stephen Colbert's old time slot. The new show, The Nightly Show, starts on Monday, and last night Larry went on the Jimmy Kimmel show to talk about it. He told Kimmel the initial idea for the show was called "The Minority Reporter" but then FOX picked up a show based on the movie "The Minority Report" and it was just too much trouble.
January 9, 2015

Get A Sneak Peek At The New “Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore” Set

Sure, there's still a lot of work to be done at Comedy Central for the launch of "The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore" to get the set ready.
January 8, 2015

Comedians On Late Night TV Thursday January 8: Chelsea Peretti, Larry Wilmore, Sarah Silverman, Scott Aukerman and More

Don't miss the very funny Chelsea Peretti tonight on Letterman plus Kimmel welcomes a new Comedy Central host.
December 16, 2014

The Nightly Show Releases A Clip With Extra Nightly-ness

We're just days away from the series finale of The Colbert Report, and as Comedy Central prepares to say goodbye to Stephen Colbert, they're already premiering the first clip of The Nightly Show which will start on January 19th with Larry Wilmore at the helm.
July 16, 2014

Rory Albanese Named Executive Producer of The Minority Report

Rory Albanese Named Executive Producer of The Minority Report with Larry Wilmore
May 10, 2014

The Daily Show’s Larry Wilmore Named As Successor To Stephen Colbert

Comedy Central has gone to “The Best F*&#ing News Team Ever!” on the Daily Show to find a replacement for Stephen Colbert.