It’s time to check out the “Bloodsucking Bastards” trailer from comedy group Dr. God
Check out the official trailer for Bloodsucking Bastards, the comedy horror film directed by Brian James O’Connell (Underground Comedy), written by Ryan Mitts and Dr. God, O’Connell’s comedy group. The film stars Fran Kranz (The Cabin in the Woods), Pedro Pascal, Emma Fitzpatrick, ... [Read More]
Jena Friedman at Edinburgh festival review – intriguing faux-callous comedy
Stand Comedy Club, EdinburghEdgy material about liberal concerns – Bill Cosby, Ebola – lacks the confidence required for such a bloodless deliveryIf fans of The Daily Show are seeing anyone on this year’s fringe, it’s likely to be new host Trevor Noah, who arrives this weeken... [Read More]
Mike Epps Suggest Black Comedians Make Comedy Popular
As a guest on veteran comedian Royale Watkins’s show Sorta Kinda Funny, Mike Epps got candid for a one on one discussion. Earlier this week he confirmed that filming for his role in the Richard Pryor biopic will be taking place March of next year.  In the interview with Royale he ex... [Read More]
Mike Epps Suggest Black Comedians Make Comedy Popular
As a guest on veteran comedian Royale Watkins’s show Sorta Kinda Funny, Mike Epps got candid for a one on one discussion. Earlier this week he confirmed that filming for his role in the Richard Pryor biopic will be taking place March of next year.  In the interview with Royale he ex... [Read More]
What's the one consolation of 10 years of Tories? Some decent political comedy
Political comedy used be an orthodox, tub-thumping affair. Today, it’s a far subtler art, with Nish Kumar, Sheeps, Stewart Lee and Ahir Shah all reinventing the form You can tell plenty about the state of a nation from its comedy. Throughout the noughties, live comedy was by and large unintere... [Read More]
Trygve Wakenshaw at Edinburgh festival review – a fine time for mime
Pleasance Courtyard, EdinburghThe angular New Zealander has the audience in raptures with his wonky physical comedy – and a brilliantly inventive finaleThere’s nothing new under the sun, they say, so maybe this has been seen before. But the simple trick Trygve Wakenshaw pulls at the end ... [Read More]
@MorganCline on Twitter, Birthdays, and Sharing Her Artwork Online
Morgan Cline spends her days working in the trenches of Hollywood and her nights dreaming of Zayn. She makes marker art and sculptures, which you can find on her Tumblr. This week I spoke with Cline about three of her favorite tweets, and she shared her thoughts on Raven Symone, sharing art online, ... [Read More]
Billy Eichner and Julie Klausner will be back as Hulu has renewed “Difficult People”
Despite any controversy over any jokes that have occurred in season one of Hulu’s original series Difficult People, it’s been renewed for a second season. And rightfully so as it’s fantastic with sharp jokes and great acting. “We have been big fans of Difficult People from da... [Read More]
Julian McCullough and Annie Lederman to co-host new weekly show on E!
E! is continuing its Friday night original programming streak by introducing a new show starring comedians Julian McCullough and Annie Lederman. Beginning September 18th at 10:30pm, the duo’s new show, We Have Issues will premiere. The same timeslot that’s been home to Grace Helbig and M... [Read More]
Go Inside the 1989 ‘Gremlins 2′ Writers’ Room with ‘Key and Peele’
Here’s a clip from this week’s episode of Key and Peele, where we get an exclusive sneak peek at the Gremlins 2 writers’ room brainstorming session that takes a sharp turn once “Hollywood sequel doctor” Star Magic Jackson Jr. shows up to really get the ideas flowing. Th... [Read More]