HBO’s Spike Lee directed Jerrod Carmichael special gets new trailer (Video)
We had a small taste of Jerrod Carmichael’s upcoming HBO comedy special last month. But just moments ago, the cable giant released a longer trailer for Love At The Store, directed by Spike Lee. “It’s really important to me to make people think and feel something,” Carmichael ... [Read More]
Zoolander 2 is happening with Ben Stiller and Will Ferrell says Mugatu is a part of it, probably
Ben Stiller and Will Ferrell continue to tease comedy fans with the promise of a Zoolander 2. “We are actually supposed to do a read-through of a sequel script soon, and Mugatu is a part of it,” Ferrell told JoBlo. This is the first big news about the fabled sequel to the 2001 comedy cla... [Read More]
IFC renews Marc Maron series, ‘Maron’ season three will premiere spring of 2015
Veteran comedian and trailblazing podcaster Marc Maron will return to IFC for a third season of his semi-autobiographical series Maron. Scheduled to return in the spring of 2015, production will begin this fall on 13 brand new episodes. “I am very proud of both seasons of the show and thrilled... [Read More]
Ellen Degeneres, Kristen Wiig ‘Let It Go’ Cover Hilarious! Video Shows Butchering Of ‘Frozen’ Hit
Just when we thought we were tired of “Let It Go” covers, Ellen DeGeneres and Kristen Wiig pulled off one of the funniest ones yet. The comediennes collaborated for a hilariously awful version of the Frozen  hit on Monday’s episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show. The parody bega... [Read More]
Kevin Hart vs. DC Young Fly! Instagram Feud Goes Viral On Twitter After ‘Bring That Ass Here Boy’ Roast
Comedian DC Young Fly is learning the hard way not to mess with Kevin Hart. The Atlanta-based comic called out Hart on Instagram, which has led to a social media war between the two. DC Young Fly is known on social media for calling out various stars with the phrase “Bring That Ass Here Boy.&r... [Read More]
Laughspin Podcast, episode 95: Cameron Esposito on Jay Leno, marijuana, dairy farmers, more!
On the latest episode of the Laughspin Podcast, I sat down with comedian, force of nature and admitted ThunderCat, Cameron Esposito. You may have read some of Cameron’s essays here on Laughspin— like this one about the overturn of DOMA or this other one about dealing with hecklers o... [Read More]
My Pod Week: Week ending 9/14/14
Mike Flinn (@realmikeflinn) isn't just a podcast producer and engineer; he's also an avid fan of the form. "My Pod Week" recaps and reviews the many varied comedy podcasts Flinn listened to or attended live tapings of during the previous week. Enjoy! THIS IS RAD! By KYLE CLARK and MATTHEW BURNS... [Read More]
Daily Show’s Michael Che returns to Saturday Night Live as Weekend Update anchor
Less than five months after joining The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, comedian Michael Che is leaving his correspondent post at the critically acclaimed Comedy Central show—but it’s for a very good reason. The former Saturday Night Live scribe is headed back to Midtown Manhattan to become... [Read More]
John Oliver Says Student Debt Is Like STD… ‘Last Week Tonight’ Video Slams For-Profit Colleges
John Oliver was back with a vengeance on Sunday’s Last Week Tonight. Previously the host attacked the male/female wage gap, hyperbolic Internet headlines, and the Ferguson police. So who was his latest target? Colleges, especially those created for profit. John Oliver’s latest takedown b... [Read More]
Seth Rogen calls Ray Rice a piece of garbage
Fresh off his firing from the Baltimore Ravens and possible lifetime ban imposed by NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, former star running back and wifebeater Ray Rice has a new foe: Seth Rogen. New footage from within the elevator that shows the knockout punch Rice landed on then-fiance Janay Palmer h... [Read More]