"Freaks and Geeks" and "Undeclared" fans get new Judd Apatow, Paul Feig interviews on IFC with CDR
Here's something for fans of Freaks and Geeks and Undeclared to freak out and geek out about while they're waiting for the reunion panel in March at the Paley Center in Beverly Hills. For the next three weeks, Paul Feig and Judd Apatow will... [Read More]
Video: Watch "The Office" crossover everyone had waited for, as David Brent meets Michael Scott
If you were on the Internet at all in the past week, then you already had learned that Ricky Gervais filmed a short cameo as David Brent, the character that catapulted him and The Office to stardom, to appear in the American version alongside Steve C... [Read More]
CBS love for "Mad Love" = "Rules of Engagement" ends "$#*! My Dad Says" rookie season early
CBS announced a series of schedule changes yesterday for three of its sitcoms: New midseason comedy, Mad Love, starring Jason Biggs, Sarah Chalke, Tyler Labine and Judy Greer, will debut a week earlier than planned to coincide with Valentine's ... [Read More]
Watch T.J. Miller punish his director in intro to "Mash Up," coming to Comedy Central on March 11, 2011
Comedy Central has set a date for the debut of Mash Up, the post-Blerds experimental comedy show, hitting the airwaves at midnight Friday, March 11, 2011. TJ Miller hosts, with featured performances by Matt Braunger, Hannibal Buress, Kyle Kinane and ... [Read More]
Funny or Die, HBO repeat as Sundance short-film winner with "Brick Novax's Diary"
Looks like the jury at the Sundance Film Festival has the same sense of humor as the folks at Funny or Die, because for the second straight year, they've picked a short from FoD's Funny or Die Presents on HBO series as the best of the fest.... [Read More]
Meet Me In New York: Sheng Wang
What do they say about New York City: There are eight million stories, and sometimes it seems as though eight million of the people telling them think they're comedians? No, that's not it. It is a fact, though, that America's biggest c... [Read More]
Sneak peak at Eagleheart, new Adult Swim series starring Chris Elliott as a kick-ass U.S. Marshal
At last night's Whiplash show at New York's UCB Theatre, director Jason Woliner (Human Giant) previewed an episode of his new Adult Swim series, Eagleheart, which stars Chris Elliott as an over-the-top U.S. Marshal and debuts Feb. 3. Check ... [Read More]
UCB and HP team up to write five days of sketches on the fly via emails from YouTube suggestions
Were you on YouTube on Friday? You probably noticed Rob Riggle on there hosting a special two-hour live improv show with his colleagues from the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater. That was just the start of a five-day promotional stunt for HP's e... [Read More]
Interview: Tammy Pescatelli talks about being, making "A Stand-Up Mother" on WEtv
If you want to know why some comedians go overboard in asking fans and followers to vote for them in Comedy Central's annual "Stand-Up Showdown," then just look at the recent record. Jeff Dunham topped the vote in 2008 and finished run... [Read More]
Comedians nominated in the 83rd annual Academy Awards
Sorry. Try again this year. For a list of boring and/or fascinating but all-too dramatic nominees in the 83rd annual Academy Awards, click here. You can watch Oscar-winner Mo'Nique announce some of the nominations, at least? Or read live-Tweetin... [Read More]