Ploom and The Laugh Button invite you to #RethinkComedy on March 26th
Just as one stellar Laugh Button Live! show ends another one begins. Join Ploom and The Laugh Button for #RethinkComedy, a night of stellar stand-up comedy from some of the best in the business. Join us on March 26th at Gotham Comedy Club for a night of great jokes and storytelling from some of the ... [Read More]
Seth Meyers and Ike Barinholtz Reminisce About Living in Amsterdam Together in Their Early 20s
by Bradford Evans The Mindy Project cast member Ike Barinholtz was a guest on Late Night with Seth Meyers last night, and he and Meyers ended up telling stories about the time they spent living in Amsterdam working for the comedy group Boom Chicago. It involved a lot of riding old bikes, being chast... [Read More]
“Key & Peele” earn an expanded 4th season and a potential spinoff
Comedy Central and it’s viewers cannot get enough of Key & Peele. The popular sketch series that brought us such fine sketches as the “East/West College Bowl,” is getting an expanded fourth season with the network ordering 22 episodes including two “best of” episode... [Read More]
H. Jon Benjamin Narrates an Animated McSweeney's Story in "Ballad of a WiFi Hero"
by Megh Wright Recently New York magazine decided to combine three great things — a funny McSweeney's story by Mike Lacher, retro video game-inspired animation, and the masterful narration talents of H. Jon Benjamin. The result is the above web video "Ballad of a WiFi Hero," which valiantly e... [Read More]
Now anyone can sell their special, film online easily with VHX
What was once a small private company has now turned into a multi-million dollar success. VHX is a top knotch online distribution company that allows creators to get their product straight to the consumer. Having over 300 titles available for sale, they’ve even worked with the likes of Mike Bi... [Read More]
Amy Poehler: "Movies Are Dumb, and TV Is Awesome"
by Megh Wright “Movies are dumb, and TV is awesome. If we take away anything from the night, let’s all remember that TV is better than film and everybody knows it.” - Amy Poehler preaches to the choir while introducing inductee Julia Louis-Dreyfus at last night's TV Hall of Fame ce... [Read More]
47 Things Every Actress Says During Pilot Season, by Kimmy Gatewood
Meet Kimmy Gatewood. She's one of hundreds, maybe even thousands, of actresses in Hollywood who have been auditioning this month and last for TV pilots in the ritual known as "Pilot Season." She's shedding some light on the process and making light of it in this new video she wrote and directed, "47... [Read More]
'The Big Bang Theory' Gets a Triple Season Renewal
by Megh Wright Big Bang fans can now rest easy knowing that they'll be getting new episodes at least until after we elect our next president. According to Variety, the smash hit CBS sitcom has been officially given a triple season renewal through the 2016-2017 season. Some of the main cast members &... [Read More]
Billy Eichner, on turning “Man on the Street” interview into game show as performance art, in FUSE’s “Billy on the Street”
Funny or Die's Billy on the Street with Billy Eichner -- say that three times fast and you, too, may win a crisp dollar bill from Billy! -- returns tonight for a third season on Fuse. This season includes more celebrity guest stars, with Paul Rudd, Neil Patrick Harris, Amy Poehler, Seth Meyers, Lind... [Read More]
Talking to Hari Kondabolu About His New Album and the Impact of 'Totally Biased'
by Sameer Rao Hari Kondabolu was not really supposed to become a professional standup. The otherworldly circumstances that brought him from a career as an immigrant rights organizer to the present-day release of his first album, Waiting for 2042 (named for the alleged year in which white Americans w... [Read More]