50 Shades of Grey trailer gets the LEGO treatment
50 Shades of Grey trailer done in LEGO, yes LEGO. Because LEGO makes everything better. Whether you are into the book, the movie, or don’t want anything to do with it. This is your excuse take part in what will sure to be a whirlwind of… I digress. 50 Shades of Grey trailer gets the LEG... [Read More]
Talking to Joe Rumrill (@2tonbug) about Standup, Twitter, and Trumpets
by Jenny Nelson Joe Rumrill is a standup comedian and writer living in New York City. Her performs regularly at the UCB, the PIT, Over the Eight, and at various comedy shows around the city, as well as the 2014 Brooklyn Comedy Festival. Rumrill is also a creator of the weirdo comedy showcase Fresh P... [Read More]
May the sequel be with you, Mel Brooks “Spaceballs” sequel in the works
I can safely say I’ve watched Mel Brooks’ Spaceballs 50 plus times and every single time I heard the line “Spaceballs 2, the search for more money” uttered, I believed that one day it would come to fruition. Even after spending 2 1/2 hours with Mel Brooks himself fo... [Read More]
Eugene Mirman Reviews a Bunch of Farts for 'Vulture'
by Megh Wright Proving that "if people are polite, I don't mind doing whatever," comedian and Bob's Burgers voice actor Eugene Mirman recently agreed to review a bunch of farts for Vulture and offers a comprehensive analysis on the one thing in the world that makes everything funnier. Mirman also wa... [Read More]
IFC grabs Jason Sudeikis Alison Brie comedy “Sleeping With Other People” post Sundance
IFC Films has closed a deal for North American rights to the Jason Sudeikis and Alison Brie romantic comedy Sleeping With Other People, two weeks after its Sundance Film Festival premiere. Leslye Headland (Bachelorette) directed from her own script, with Sudeikis portraying a womanizer and Brie a se... [Read More]
Matt Braunger “Big Dumb Animal” airs tonight 12a/11c on Comedy Central
Matt Braunger reminds us all why men are creepy, how Portland is too nice, how to harness gay power, and the worst thing you can say. All this and more are discussed in his latest special premiering tonight on Comedy Central entitled Big Dumb Animal. Check out this clip and then buckle in tonig... [Read More]
'The Stan Freberg Show': Radio's Last Comedy Series
by Ramsey Ess The Paley Center for Media, which has locations in both New York and LA, dedicates itself to the preservation of television and radio history. Inside their vast archives of more than 150,000 television shows, commercials, and radio programs, there are thousands of important and funny ... [Read More]
Align Your Chakras with the Soothing Sounds of Jeff Bridges
by Megh Wright If you've had a rough week, here's the perfect video to sooth your stress, calm your nerves, and help you get one step closer to mental and spiritual enlightenment. It's simple, really — just Jeff Bridges leading Conan O'Brien, Andy Richter, and last night's Conan audience in an... [Read More]
Shout! Factory TV launches with streaming cult comedies “Mystery Science Theater 3000″, “Home Movies,” and “It’s Gary Shandling’s Show”
For those into cult films and comedy, the name Shout! Factory probably excites you with possibility. The home entertainment company has always been the home to films and brands that lie outside of mainstream success. Today, Shout! did something to help raise the fan love even more. Announcing the la... [Read More]
Brooks Wheelan shows off his TV pants on Late Night with Seth Meyers
Two SNL alums share some warm Keystone Light on Late Night with Seth Meyers. Brooks Wheelan jumped in the guest chair to catch up with Meyers in celebration of his debut comedy album release This is cool, Right? They rehash old times and Wheelan explains what happened to his TV pants. Brooks Wheelan... [Read More]