Paul F. Tompkins is ending his web series “Speakeasy” which is really unfortunate
Well this news bums us out. Paul F. Tompkins has announced that he’s ending his excellent interview webseries Speakeasy. Tompkins kicked off the Made Man interview series in 2012 with Ty Burrell conducting in-depth with comedian friends and interesting entertainers over some drinks at a bar. T... [Read More]
Watch Brian McElhaney and Nick Kocher Play Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Anne Hathaway’s Superhero Sidekicks
Here’s a new sketch from Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s Pivot series Hit Record on TV written and directed by BriTANicK’s Brian McElhaney and Nick Kocher, who also star alongside Gordon-Levitt and Anne Hathaway as two less-than-respected superhero sidekicks who dream of getting promoted ou... [Read More]
Cool thing to buy this week: Uncabaret Presents: Taylor Negron
PURCHASE: Amazon | iTunes At the top of the year comedian and actor Taylor Negron passed away from liver cancer at the age of 57. While that news is crushing in and of itself, Negron was always “that guy from that thing.” Appearing in movies like Fast Times At Ridgemont High and The Last... [Read More]
Watch this preview sketch from the fifth season of “Key & Peele”
An audience member at a town hall meeting experiences an awkward case of mistaken identity in this preview sketch for the upcoming season of Key & Peele returning to Comedy Central July 8. We can’t wait for season 5! Watch this preview sketch from the fifth season of “Key & Peele... [Read More]
Paul F. Tompkins Announces the End of His Web Series ‘Speakeasy’
It’s a sad day for people who like great interviews with great actors and comedians. Paul F. Tompkins announced in a Tumblr post today that he’s decided to end his web series Speakeasy, which he’s hosted since 2012, to focus on other projects: In an effort to devote more time, ener... [Read More]
Here’s your first look at “Difficult People” starring Billy Eichner and Julie Klausner
Here’s your first look at Difficult People starring Julie Klausner (Bob’s Burgers) and Billy Eichner (Billy on the Street). The story revolves around best friends living in New York City with their behavior landing them in awkward situations. Watch the trailer here: Here’s your fir... [Read More]
Kurt Braunohler Is Driving a Giant Butt Around America This Week
From jet skiing from Chicago to New Orleans to orchestrating skywriting pranks, comedian Kurt Braunohler is always someone we can count on to bring a little absurdity into our lives. Thankfully, Braunohler kicks off a brand new venture today that might be his weirdest project yet: driving a giant bu... [Read More]
Rich Vos and Zach Broussard Had an Amazing Confrontation Over a Joke Top 1000 Comics List
Are you in the mood for a bit-off? Because that’s apparently what happened recently between comedians Zach Broussard and Rich Vos on a recent episode of the Legion of Skanks podcast, which started when Vos discovered Broussard’s joke list “Top 1000 Comedians of 2014.” Alongsi... [Read More]
Looking at the Magic in the Mundane in ‘Bewitched’s First Season Bottle Episode
‘Genie in a Bottle’ is a recurring feature where each week a different bottle episode (an episode set entirely in one location, often designed to save money) from a comedy series is examined “Today lunch, tomorrow the world.” Bewitched is a classic sitcom telling an age-old s... [Read More]
Watch This ‘Inside Amy Schumer’ Sketch Before You Move in with Your Boyfriend
Here’s a brand new sketch from Inside Amy Schumer that tackles the age-old question of whether it’s the right time to move in with a boyfriend, except in this case things get way more complicated when multiple time-traveling Amy Schumers are thrown into the mix. Ultimately, what matters ... [Read More]