Why Is 'The Simpsons' STILL Not Available to Stream Online?
by Elise Czajkowski Time called it the the best television show of the 20th century, and Vulture voted it the greatest sitcom ever. It’s the longest-running animated show, sitcom, and scripted primetime TV show in US history. It's won 28 Emmys and last year scored its first Oscar nominati... [Read More]
Zach Sherwin’s response to Jay-Z’s “Tom Ford” with additional rhymes on Totally Biased
Oh, snap. Zach Sherwin, comedian and hip-hop rhymer, returned to Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell on Monday night and presented Jay-Z with the rap battle he didn't see coming. Or, perhaps not so much a war as much as something better, 'twas Sherwin's suggestions in the form of an open letter. Becau... [Read More]
Watch Joel McHale and Dan Harmon's Creative Arts Emmy Awards Monologue
by Bradford Evans Joel McHale and Community creator Dan Harmon performed the opening monologue for The Creative Arts Emmy Awards, which aired on FXX Saturday and took place a week earlier. Here's their Ricky Gervais-style monologue, which is worthy of an Emmy itself. 0 Comments... [Read More]
Kathleen Madigan’s ‘Madigan Again’ to be released October 8th
One of the comedy vets, Kathleen Madigan will re will release her third hour-long special, Madigan Again this fall. The CD version of the special will come on October 8th and the DVD of the special will come December 10th. Madigan Again was recorded earlier this year and following the tradition of a... [Read More]
Eddie Izzard Says He'll Run For Mayor of London in 2020
by Elise Czajkowski British superstar comic Eddie Izzard said today that intends to run for mayor of London in 2020. At the annual party conference for the Labour Party in the UK, Izzard said that he hopes to be the party's candidate in eight years. "Eddie is a man of enormous substance, generosity ... [Read More]
Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels are being ‘Dumb’ again
Today marks a momentous occasion: Jim Carrey‘s first children’s book, How Roland Rolls is released. Sunday marked another momentous occasion: Jeff Daniels won an Emmy in the Best Actor category for his role on HBO’s The Newsroom. But neither of those occasions is anywhere near as m... [Read More]
Seth Rogen's R-Rated Animated Comedy 'Sausage Party' Is Moving Forward, Coming in 2015
by Bradford Evans For the past few years, Seth Rogen and writing partner Evan Goldberg have been working on a raunchy animated comedy called Sausage Party, and Sony Pictures announced today that the project is moving forward. Sausage Party stars Rogen as the voice of a sausage who falls out of his s... [Read More]
Jim Carrey promotes his new children’s book with first photo of “Dumb and Dumber To” with Jeff Daniels
Talk about hitting two birds with one stone cold photo. Who Say what now? That's Jim Carrey this morning, posting a promotional shot of himself with newly minted Emmy winner Jeff Daniels as they revive their Dumb and Dumber characters -- Lloyd Christmas and Harry Dunne -- for the Farrelly Brothers f... [Read More]
He is a doctor, and now Ken Jeong will play one on TV
Since his breakout role as Mr. Chow in The Hangover, Ken Joeng has been on a hot streak. But before he became ‘that guy from that thing,’ he was a licensed physician. Now he’ll get to go back to his roots, kind of, as he’s landed the lead role and co-executive producer role o... [Read More]
Talking to Eugene Mirman About The Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival, 'Bob's Burgers', and the NYC Standup Scene
by Bradford Evans It's going to be an exciting weekend for Eugene Mirman. Not only is Bob's Burgers, the Fox animated comedy he lends his voice to, returning for its fourth season Sunday night, but also the sixth annual Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival is happening in New York from Thurs... [Read More]