9 things you never saw or only heard Will Ferrell do
With Will Ferrell’s latest movie Get Hard hitting theaters this weekend, we thought it would be fun to share some Ferrell rarities. Over the years, the Saturday Night Live alum has made some unexpected appearances and done some pretty random things. Some that we’ve never been able to see... [Read More]
 
'Coach' Is Returning for a 13-Episode Season on NBC
by Megh Wright Your prayers have finally been answered: '90s sitcom Coach returning for a brand new season. Deadline reports that NBC has given a straight-to-series 13-episode order to the show, which originally ran on ABC from 1989-1997. Craig T. Nelson is attached to reprise his role, and original... [Read More]
 
George Carlin portrait added to The Smithsonian museum gallery wall
George Carlin today has his own space on the wall of the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery, and it's because you wanted to "Recognize" him there. The Smithsonian held an online vote last month among three nominees to hang a comedian's portrait on the museum's "Recognize" wall -- Carlin, Ellen ... [Read More]
 
Talking with '@midnight's First #PointsMe Winner Chris Cubas
by Megh Wright Back in January, Comedy Central's @midnight launched a new contest called #PointsMe, in which fans and aspriring @midnight contestants took to Twitter, Vine, Instagram, Facebook, and Tumblr to try out for an appearance on the show. "I think in the ideal scenario, we'd like to find som... [Read More]
 
Jason Jones leaves The Daily Show after 10 years
Jason Jones, 43, joined The Daily Show in September 2005, and as Jon Stewart joked while feting Jones on Thursday night -- his last as a correspondent -- he was the "show's beefcake" in the beginning. Here's the show's tribute to Jones, as broadcast last night on Comedy Central: But Jones, a Canadi... [Read More]
 
The Daily Show says goodbye to Jason Jones
Last night’s episode of The Daily Show was the final one for longtime correspondent Jason Jones. Both Jones and his wife/TDS correspondent Samantha Bee are leaving for other projects which include producing and writing their own shows, and a TBS show for Bee. Needless to say, this is not the l... [Read More]
 
Will Ferrell Is Tired of Answering Personal Questions About His Bird
by Megh Wright Here's a clip from Will Ferrell's visit to last night's Conan, where O'Brien overwhelms him with tons of personal, invasive questions about Professor Feathers, who is already uncomfortable with being forced to be on national television. It's really unfortunate that even a seasoned tal... [Read More]
 
Snoop Dogg wishes that Justin Bieber’s mom had made some different choices in her life
Here’s another sneak peak into Comedy Central’s Roast of Justin Bieber. The Bieber Roast premieres Monday March 30. Snoop Dogg wishes that Justin Bieber’s mom had made some different choices in her life appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
 
Paula Pell Looks Back on 'SNL's 40th Anniversary Special on 'Late Night'
by Megh Wright The lovely and always entertaining talk show guest Paula Pell stopped by last night's Late Night, where she and Meyers talked about everything from her work on the upcoming Tina Fey/Amy Poehler movie Sisters to what it's like to be a script doctor for other movies to the SNL 40th anni... [Read More]
 
Watch Jon Stewart Say Goodbye to Jason Jones on 'The Daily Show'
by Megh Wright After ten years as a correspondent, Jason Jones made his final appearance on The Daily Show last night, and Jon Stewart gave a proper tribute to all the silly and silly-serious segments he's done over the years. "Nothing makes my job easier than knowing there is someone there who I ca... [Read More]