'Parks and Recreation' Renewed for Seventh Season
by Megh Wright At a Television Critics Association panel over the weekend, NBC chairman Robert Greenblatt was pressed about whether or not Parks and Rec would be returning for another season. While he said he was initially "bullish" on the show's chances, Greenblatt eventually said: "I'm going out o... [Read More]
A Little Unprofessional
Those familiar with comic Ron White only because of his appearances as part of Blue Collar Comedy might be a bit put off by the language and adult references on A Little Unprofessional, his 2014 Grammy nominated comedy CD. If this does not bother you, you are going to enjoy ... [Read More]
Anjelah Johnson in her own words (audio)
Anjelah Johnson is more than just a fantastic stand-up comedian. She’s also a terrific sketch comic who has created many memorable characters during her stint on MadTV. In fact perhaps her most popular character is Bon Qui Qui a character who happened to sign a record deal this past summer. Th... [Read More]
SNL #39.11 RECAP: Host and musical guest Drake (Sasheer Zamata’s debut)
New cast, new host, great show and that's far from the most I can say about how easy it is and was to ensure that Saturday Night Live got off to a good start for 2014. How did they not think of this before? Am I talking about making Drake a host, because he is the Canadian black Jewish Justin T... [Read More]
Myq Kaplan on Late Show with David Letterman
You know how they say jazz is all about the musical notes that you don't hear? You don't know that? Well, now you do. That's how and why I laughed so much at Myq Kaplan's performance on Friday night's Late Show with David Letterman. Kaplan has done Letterman, before, and this time around, he masterf... [Read More]
Will Ferrell inks a deal with NBC
NBC continues to search for its new long-term comedy solutions to the losses of 30 Rock and Park and Recreation (this is the last season of Leslie Knope and the rest of the Pawnee City Council). Maybe Will Ferrell has the solution! The Peacock Network has ordered a comedy pilot from the comedy legen... [Read More]
Peter Farrelly tells stories, reveals tidbits about Dumb and Dumber sequel
Peter Farrelly, with his brother Bobby, has made many outstanding comedy classics that have earned him a huge fan following. The brothers broke out when they wrote and directed the timeless hit Dumb & Dumber back in 1994. They followed up with Kingpin, There’s Something About Mary, Me, Mys... [Read More]
Today's Funniest Tweets
by WitStream Eli Braden I don't know what color car Kellen Winslow was sitting in, but I bet it has a cream interior Miles Kahn I know Jezebel wasn't asking, but I sent them some untouched pict... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy: Amy Poehler and Tina Fey Were Great Hosts Again; Galifianakis and C.K. Team Up
by Matt Visconage - Tina Fey and Amy Poehler hosted the Golden Globes and absolutely killed it once again. - Louis C.K. and Zach Galifianakis are writing a pilot for FX together for Galifianakis to star in. - We interviewed Kroll Show star Nick Kroll, Archer creator Adam Reed, and Patton O... [Read More]
'Seinfeld' Writer/Producer Peter Mehlman Gives TV Writing Advice
by Megh Wright "Laughter is such a strong spice, it’s hard to taste anything else. If you write something funny enough, you can get away with murder." - Former Seinfeld writer/producer Peter Mehlman wrote a piece for this month's Reader's Digest Magazine called "How to Write a TV Show," and it... [Read More]