Last Comic Standing 7: And the Winner is...(SPOILER)
Here were are, ladies and germs. The finals of the seventh season of Last Comic Standing. All five finalists are lowered on uncomfortable swings, and all five men -- Mike DeStefano, Felipe Esparza, My... [Read More]
Blink 182 times, and you'll see Amy Schumer weekly on Fuse's "A Different Spin with Mark Hoppus"
Starting Sept. 16, 2010, your Thursday evenings will see Amy Schumer on your cable TV as she was named co-host of the upcoming Fuse series, A Different Spin with Mark Hoppus. Hoppus, the Blink-182 ... [Read More]
Baron Vaughn on why he tends to develop crushes on female TV news anchors
Baron Vaughn and I share many common traits. OK, so maybe the hair isn't one of those commonalities. But we do both have a fascination with, and sometimes crush upon, the women who anchor the TV ... [Read More]
James Gunn reveals one piece of the puzzle that will become The Farrelly Brothers Untitled Comedy
What if I were to tell you that Peter and Bobby Farrelly were putting together a collage of wacky comedy shorts to become the next generation's version of Kentucky Fried Movie? OK, now what if Ja... [Read More]
Could "National Terrorism Strike Force: San Diego: Sport Utility Vehicle" be too good to be TV true?
When Adult Swim began airing episodes of Childrens' Hospital last month, they aired an ad for a different kind of action show called National Terrorism Strike Force: San Diego: Sport Utility Vehi... [Read More]
Memo to HBO: Who wouldn't want to see Lizzy Caplan date a bunch of boner groaners?
News broke over the weekend that Julie Klausner's memoir, I Don't Care About Your Band, may become a HBO series, starring Lizzy Caplan as Klausner. OK. Several things. Did you see that pi... [Read More]
When the exec. producer of "Bad Lieutenant" makes a film with a comedian as a rave DJ: "Happy Life"
This is a real movie, with Tom McCaffrey as the DJ at a rave, and former MTV VJ Matt Pinfield also involved, in this film that's executive produced by Abel Ferrara, who directed Bad Lieutenant. I... [Read More]
SNL auditions in Chicago during #dcm12, leaving 1/10th of The Reckoning to face "the reckoning"
I'll have a longer report about the 12th annual Del Close Marathon soon enough, but perhaps the most awkward moment of DCM12 happened on Friday night, right after BASH! received a standing ovatio... [Read More]
Instant classic? Will Ferrell makes Jimmy Fallon crack up making a deli sandwich with fake arms
Remember the old days when Will Ferrell would make Jimmy Fallon crack up in front of a live studio audience? Well, the old days are new again as Ferrell showed up on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.. [Read More]
UCB works on opening "UC Beast" in the East Village, while The PIT eyes Algonquin Theater
TGIF was doubly so in a weirdly coincidental way this past Friday, as The PIT (Peoples Improv Theater) announced it had acquired a new space just hours before the UCB (Upright Citizens Brigade) starte... [Read More]