Remembering Mike Nichols the Performer
by Ramsey Ess As you no doubt already heard, yesterday marked the passing of a man the media has aptly named an “entertainment icon” by the name of Mike Nichols. Mike earned his icon status by performing just about every major task one can perform in the modern creative arts, working as... [Read More]
 
'Conan' Visits a Conscientious Tofurkey Farm
by Megh Wright If you want to celebrate Thanksgiving by opting for tofurkey instead of the real thing, Conan visited McClellan Farms recently, and no one makes a more ethically acceptable tofurkey product than them. So before you choose your tofurkey brand this holiday season, please consider McClel... [Read More]
 
Stephen Merchant Tells Jimmy Fallon About His Brush with Ebola in Norway
by Megh Wright Here's a clip from last night's Tonight Show with guest Stephen Merchant, who tells Fallon about his recent guest spot on a late night show in Norway in which he was a guest alongside a novelist, a brain scientist, and a woman recovering from Ebola. Thankfully Merchant survived the or... [Read More]
 
Watch Stephen Colbert Interview His Former Boss Jon Stewart
by Megh Wright Stephen Colbert has never had a better match with an interview guest than he did during last night's show, when his former Daily Show boss and current Colbert Report executive producer Jon Stewart dropped by to promote his new movie Rosewater and remind Stephen: "I've heard about you... [Read More]
 
Jim Gaffigan on The Tonight Show, “We all aspire to be forgiving”
It’s always a treat when Jim Gaffigan drops in on late night for a stand-up spot. Last night he appeared on The Tonight Show to talk about family life, feminism, and forgiveness. Take it away Jim. Jim Gaffigan on The Tonight Show, “We all aspire to be forgiving” appeared first on T... [Read More]
 
TBS cancels “Sullivan & Son” after three seasons
Sullivan & Son, the show based loosely on the life of comedian Steve Byrne will not have a forth season. The show stared Byrne in the title role as well as fellow comedians Owen Benjamin, Ahmed Ahmed, and Roy Wood Jr and revolved around Byrne’s character quitting his high power job as an a... [Read More]
 
Today's Funniest Tweets
by WitStream Tyler Vazquez The Graduate: An affluent white teen is sad even though he gets mega-laid. Rob Kutner The most hilarious thing Facebook does is label someone currently on Facebook as... [Read More]
 
Key & Peele’s director Peter Atencio on his favorite Key & Peele sketch: “Aerobics Meltdown”
Last night's episode of Key & Peele featured a dark satirical sketch that opened with the words: "Everything you are about to see is true." It then takes us back to the 1987 "Jazz Fit Champonship" where the two finalists, Flash and Lightning, receive some life-and-death information during their ... [Read More]
 
Amy Schumer remembers Joan Rivers at the 2014 Glamour Women of the Year Awards
When Amy Schumer recorded her first stand-up special for Comedy Central in 2007, she said she had to fight with the cable network's censors over a joke that implied her friend had had an abortion. Only afterward did she realize Joan Rivers had managed to tell a similar joke about abortion without sa... [Read More]
 
'Zoolander 2' Moves Forward, Penelope Cruz Joins the Cast
by Megh Wright The idea of a Zoolander sequel has been floating around for over a decade, but now it looks like it's actually happening. Deadline reports that Penelope Cruz has signed on for a starring role in Zoolander 2, though her character's details have not been revealed. Will Ferrell and Owen ... [Read More]