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]
14 things you can never look cool doing narrated by Billie Dee Williams
No matter how cool you are, or think you are, there are simply things you cannot look cool doing. And Billie Dee Williams will let you know what 14 things those are. Check out this short film, Never Cool, from Benzo Theodore starring Mark Odlum and narrated by Billy Dee Williams demonstrating a simp... [Read More]
How 'The Nightly Show' Found Its Voice in Its Baltimore Coverage
by Chris Kopcow I’ve been keeping up with The Nightly Show since its premiere, a handful of episodes here and there excepted, and it’s going as well as anyone could reasonably expect from a new nightly talk show. At first, like all series that fall under The Daily Show’s umbrella, ... [Read More]
IFC’s Comedy Bang! Bang! gets renewed for a fifth season
IFC has picked up Scott Aukerman’s Comedy Bang! Bang! for a fifth season. The show is a unique hybrid of mock talk show combined with offbeat sketches. The fifth season, slated for next year, will contain 20 new half-hour episodes. The show originally premiered back in 2012 and has had appeara... [Read More]
Louis C.K. set to direct and star in new comedy I’m A Cop
Louis C.K. will be taking his talents back to the feature film director’s chair with indie comedy I’m A Cop. The film will follow the story of a depressed middle-aged man who is a volunteer police officer living in the shadow of his mother, a highly-decorated retired officer. When she di... [Read More]
E! orders The Comment Section hosted by Michael Kosta
The comments people leave all over the Internet are often done anonymously, but comedian Michael Kosta will be front and center in skewering them later this summer in The Comment Section, a new weekly series ordered by E! today. Here's the official series description provided by E! “... [Read More]
Psychoanalyzing 'It's Always Sunny's Dysfunction Through Its Bottle Episode
by Daniel Kurland ‘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 “And this is also a great opportunity for you to see how crazy my asshole... [Read More]
Watch Jimmy Fallon and Jack Black remake Extreme’s More Than Words video
Jimmy & Jack do a shot-for-shot remake of Extreme’s “More Than Words” music video on The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon. Black’s The D Train hits theaters May 8. And his new show on HBO, The Brink, begins June 21. Watch Jimmy Fallon and Jack Black remake Extreme&rsquo... [Read More]