A New Upstate NY Comedy Club Will Feature Creepy Holograms of Dead Comedians
by Megh Wright Here's some creepy news: According to The New York Times, a new comedy club will open in Jamestown, New York next near called the National Comedy Center, and they're hoping to attract crowds with their plans to feature a bunch of dead comedian holograms. National Comedy Center chairm... [Read More]
E! greenlights Joel McHale comedy The Comment Section hosted by comedian Michael Kosta
The Comment Section, which was ordered to pilot earlier this year, comes from exec producer McHale and will be hosted by comedian Michael Kosta. The half-hour unscripted internet-inspired comedy explores the biggest stories of the week and the outrageous and hilarious comments made about them on soc... [Read More]
Amy Schumer's Body, Our Selves
by Meredith Haggerty It would be really hyperbolic to compare Amy Schumer to Jesus, but Amy Schumer is basically exactly like Jesus. Last night, for far from the first time, Amy Schumer sacrificed her body for all of us. Kind of. If you’re a woman. Stay with me. Amy Schumer was barely in last ... [Read More]
The National Comedy Center set to bring your favorite dead comedians to life in hologram form
The National Comedy Center, which is scheduled to open next year in Jamestown, N.Y., will feature a comedy club that will include holograms of stand-ups and comic actors from various eras. So your chance to see the greats you passed on, didn’t know about at the time, or simply couldn’t b... [Read More]
Jack Black Saves Seth Meyers During a Failing 'Late Night' Desk Bit
by Megh Wright During last night's Late Night, Seth Meyers debuted a brand new segment called "Seth the Snoop" that he quickly realized was a total dud. But the show must go on, and thankfully Jack Black was waiting in the wings to guide Seth and the audience through the rest of the subpar jokes. 0... [Read More]
Nathan Lane Says Goodbye to Letterman Through a Musical Tribute
by Megh Wright Here's a clip from last night's Late Show with guest Nathan Lane, who teams up with award-winning composer Marc Shaiman to say goodbye to Letterman through song. It gets a little emotional — or not emotional at all, depending on how you look at it. 0 Comments... [Read More]
Reese Witherspoon Finds Her Smash Mouth CD in This Week's 'SNL' Promos
by Megh Wright The second-to-last episode of SNL season 40 airs this weekend with host Reese Witherspoon, and NBC just released the first round of promos. It's been a long time since Witherspoon last hosted the show back in 2001, but hopefully finding her Smash Mouth CD made the long wait worthwhile... [Read More]
Here’s the 2015 class of comedians taping Comedy Central Half Hour specials
Every year Comedy Central selects a handful of some up-and-coming comedians and gives them a half-hour special. It’s a great and long-running series the network has utilized to showcase the next wave of comedians and give some of them their first look at screen time. This year’s class of... [Read More]
Coming To The Stage premieres today, with Sara Schaefer and Ian Abramson
Today marks the premiere date of the new original stand-up series, Coming To The Stage. The weekly series, hosted by comedian Dan Levy showcases new upcoming stand-up talent. Each week you, dear comedy fans will get to check out some stand-up from a comedian you might not’ve heard of yet, but ... [Read More]
Jay Pharoah Plays the County Clerk in the Latest Episode of 'Notary Publix'
by Megh Wright Here's the newest installment of Kate McKinnon and Emily Lynne's Above Average series Notary Publix featuring special guest Jay Pharoah, who plays the County Clerk sent to thwart the ladies' plans to unionize. As usual, Gina and Teresa's rival Erin Oatmeal is up to no good. 0 Comment... [Read More]