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 […]
June 1, 2016

Just For Laughs Montreal Adds More Big Names! Carrie Fisher, Sarah Silverman and more!

The Just For Laughs Festival continues to roll out the biggest names in comedy.
May 26, 2016

Kevin Bacon Has Issues in New ‘Comedy Bang! Bang!’ Preview

In anticipation of the premiere of Comedy Bang! Bang!’s fifth season, IFC has released a preview from the season’s first episode. In the clip, host Scott Aukerman and new band leader Weird Al Yankovic are joined by actor Kevin Bacon. Aukerman asks Bacon about his father’s career as a city planner, and Bacon reveals that he’s actually been working on designing a city of his own: Kevintown.
March 22, 2016

Comedy Power Couple Scott Aukerman and Kulap Vilaysack’s Big New Project

Meet the comedy power couple of Scott Aukerman and Kulap Vilaysack, a couple for almost 17 years, married for 8, and two people responsible for some very funny TV.
March 12, 2016

The Many Characters of Lauren Lapkus

If we didn’t know any better, we’d swear comedian, actor and improvisor Lauren Lapkus has a clone, or maybe one of Harry Potter’s time turners — she seems to be everywhere at once.
December 21, 2015

A Honest Rendition of ‘Baby It’s Cold Outside

Scott Aukerman And Casey Wilson star in an honest take on the classic Jazz standard "Baby It's Cold Outside". Because admit it, we all kind of thought the lyrics were somewhat odd.
October 15, 2015

New Shows From Big Jay Oakerson, Matt Besser, Rory Scovel Will Premiere on New NBCU All Comedy Streaming Service

NBC Universal is launching an all comedy streaming service. The service is being called Seeso, and will offer a big slate of original series and existing content.
June 29, 2015

Free Meltdown Show at San Diego Comic-Con Announced

Comedy Central is heading to Comic-Con and they're bringing The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail.
June 15, 2015

College Humor & IFC Create The First Comedy Music Hall Of Fame

Weird Al Yankovic might not be inducted to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, but there is a Hall of Fame where he's a first-ballot inductee.
May 10, 2015

Scott Aukerman’s Mom Releases “Mommy’s Little Scotty” For Mothers Day

Whatever you did with your mom on Mothers Day, it won't beat this Barbara/Scott Aukerman collaboration. Watch "Mommy's Little Scotty" for Mothers Day. And then go spend some time with your mom. She can't reach that top shelf, and she needs you.
May 5, 2015

Comedy Bang! Bang! Gets Season Five! Five!

IFC is bringing back "Comedy Bang! Bang! for a 5th season next year.
April 7, 2015

The Apple Genius Tech Who Convinced Chris Hardwick to Start a Podcast Talks to Alison Rosen

On the Monday episode of "Alison Rosen Is Your New Best Friend" comedy writer Matt Mira talked about how he went from being an Apple Genius to having a career in comedy television.
March 18, 2015

Jimmy Pardo Celebrating 500 Episodes of Never Not Funny

This weekend Jimmy Pardo will celebrate a momentus 500th episode of his podcast, Never Not Funny with a live taping this Sunday, March 22, 2015 at the UCB on Franklin.
March 11, 2015

What’s Happening in Comedy at SXSW 2015

SXSW kicks off in Austin, Texas this Saturday, March 14th.
February 4, 2015

He’s More Than Just Saul: 7 Amazing Moments In Bob Odenkirk’s Career

Bob Odenkirk worked with and has written for some of the funniest people in the world including Chris Farley, Ben Stiller, David Cross, Gary Shandling, Larry David, Tim & Eric, and the names can go on and on. Bob's now the titular Saul in AMC's spin off of Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul. In everything Odenkirk has done, he is a stand out. Whether it's his writing, his performing, or both, his contribution is always memorable. He's got a starring role on a gigantic new TV show in Better Call Saul but he's had some tremendous career highs even before Saul ever showed up on Breaking Bad. Here are 7 of them.
January 9, 2015

Sarah Silverman, Steve Agee and Scott Aukerman Compete to Be Funniest

Three very funny people lined up in a row to prove who is funnier at various feats of wit. Sarah Silverman, Steve Agee and Scott Aukerman gathered on Comedy Central last night to play the celebrity game show, @midnight.
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.
October 16, 2014

Comedians On Late Night TV Thursday October 16: Jason Schwartzman, Wyatt Cenac, Scott Aukerman and More

If you're up late and laughing, here are the people to blame.
October 3, 2014

Winners Chosen In The Tenacious D Festival Supreme Theme Song Writing Contest

What's the world's largest annual comedy - music festival without its own theme song?
July 30, 2014

Scott Aukerman Talks About Directing President Obama

Scott Aukerman, host of Comedy Bang Bang was a guest on Late Night with Seth Meyers last night.
July 29, 2014

Comedians on Late Night TV Tuesday: Scott Aukerman, Rory Scovel, Jay Larson and More!

Tuesday night doesn't have to be dull. Here are the comedic guests on the late night talks show on Tuesday. All times are eastern.
July 16, 2014

Paul F. Tompkins, Mary Lynn Rajskub And Scott Aukerman Have Some #Bad Summer Jobs

It's Hashtag Wars on @Midnight with Paul F. Tompkins, Mary Lynn Rajskub And Scott Aukerman.
July 15, 2014

Comedians On Late Night TV Tuesday July 15: Josh Gad, Jason Segel, Scott Aukerman, Paul F. Tompkins, Gary Valentine and More

Still up past 11 pm on a week night?
June 22, 2014

Lizzy Kaplin Wants Guys to Get More Chances to be Funny

Lizzy Caplin, Scott Auckerman and Reggie Watts talk about which sex is funnier on Comedy Bang Bang. Lizzy and Scott think it's time for the stronger sex to get a turn to be funny-- you know, despite their penises.
May 7, 2014

Scott Aukerman, James Adomian and Jerry Minor Play Name that Foreign Rap

It's @midnight, and Scott Aukerman, James Adomian and Jerry Minor are ready to play with Chris Hardwick. Can they translate foreign rap songs? No, they can't.
May 6, 2014

Comedians on Late Night TV Tuesday May 6: Seth Rogen, Lewis Black, Kristen Schaal and More

Here’s a list of some of the comedians who will be appearing on the Late Night Talk Shows Tonight.
April 30, 2014

NBC’s Comedy Awards Are Going to Be Nasty and Delicious

It's going to be a huge comedy party on NBC Thursday May 8. Craig Robinson and The Nasty Delicious is the house band, so you can expect some funky sweet sounds to go down.