Watch a Sneak Peek from Hulu and Funny or Die’s ‘Triumph’s Election Special 2016’
Hulu and Funny or Die have teamed up with Robert Smigel as Triumph the Insult Comic Dog for an hourlong election special premiering on Monday, and today the streaming network released a 10-minute sneak peek following Triumph’s visit to the Democratic debate in South Carolina last month. Triump... [Read More]
Triumph the Insult Comic Dog to Host an Hourlong Election Special on Hulu
Funny or Die and Hulu have teamed up to create the ultimate election coverage special, and they’ve got the ultimate host to make it happen: Robert Smigel’s Triumph the Insult Comic Dog. In a press release today, Funny or Die announced that an hourlong special is in the works titled Trium... [Read More]
Triumph the Insult Comic Dog is covering the 2016 presidential campaign for Hulu
Eagle-eyed viewers of NBC News during Sunday night's Democratic presidential candidate debate in South Carolina noticed a familiar canine puppet head bobbing behind NBC's Chuck Todd. Triumph the Insult Comic Dog just photobombed Chuck Todd... #DemDebate pic.twitter.com/bJ8FfzygyO — Kate Sherri... [Read More]
Triumph the Insult Comic Dog is covering the 2016 presidential campaign for Hulu
Eagle-eyed viewers of NBC News during Sunday night's Democratic presidential candidate debate in South Carolina noticed a familiar canine puppet head bobbing behind NBC's Chuck Todd. Triumph the Insult Comic Dog just photobombed Chuck Todd... #DemDebate pic.twitter.com/bJ8FfzygyO — Kate Sherri... [Read More]
Triumph Gets Some Valuable Stalking Tips from the Paparazzi
by Megh Wright If you haven't been watching Adult Swim's The Jack and Triumph Show, here's a perfect example of what you've been missing. In this clip, Triumph tries a job that earns much lower respect than his usual gig as an insult comic when he meets up with the paparazzi for some insider tips. T... [Read More]
Robert Smigel Looks Back on His 'Hans and Franz' Movie That Never Got Made
by Megh Wright Here's a backstage clip of Robert Smigel at Late Night looking back on one of his SNL movies that never came to be — a "Hans and Franz" musical co-written with Dana Carvey, Kevin Nealon, and Conan O'Brien that involved Arnold Schwarzenegger, a musical number called "Play It Cool... [Read More]
15 reasons to watch 2015’s Night of Too Many Stars on Comedy Central
Comedy Central's biennial special event all-star fundraiser, Night of Too Many Stars, returns on Sunday night with plenty of pre-taped stunts and a live telethon and celebrity phone bank -- as always, hosted by The Daily Show's Jon Stewart and organized by Robert Smigel. You'll see the likes of Stev... [Read More]
Triumph the Insult Comic Dog Roasts Shaq and Charles Barkley on 'Inside the NBA'
by Megh Wright Triumph the Insult Comic Dog has a new Adult Swim show to promote this week, so he appeared on last night's Inside the NBA on TNT to spend a little time roasting hosts Ernie Johnson, Charles Barkley, and Shaquille O'Neal. The only thing more hilarious than Triumph's digs at these guys... [Read More]
Jack McBrayer and Triumph the Insult Comic Dog Give Some Unqualified Advice
by Megh Wright Ahead of the premiere of their new Adult Swim show this Friday, Jack McBrayer and Triumph the Insult Comic Dog paid a visit to The Tonight Show and sat down for the latest installment of "Unqualified Advice." Triumph's Valentine's Day advice is useful for any day of the year, really: ... [Read More]
Triumph Humps a Cat and Promotes 'The Jack and Triumph Show'
by Megh Wright Ahead of The Jack and Triumph Show's premiere next Friday, Adult Swim released a new promo over the weekend, and it's a pretty solid indicator of Triumph the Insult Comic Dog's willingness to promote his new show: Give him something to hump, and in return he'll deliver the bare minimu... [Read More]