It's That Episode: Matt Walsh on UCB Pranking 'The Today Show,' 'The Star Wars Holiday Special' and So Much More
by Craig Rowin On "It's That Episode" Craig Rowin (UCB Theatre) invites guests over to watch any episode of any TV show they want. They discuss the episode and other crap. Matt Walsh (Veep, Upright Citizens Brigade) joins Craig to discuss some of TV's most (and least) notable clips. Matt discusses ... [Read More]
Bob Odenkirk and David Cross Announce September Tour Dates
by Bradford Evans Bob Odenkirk and David Cross are getting ready to do their first joint tour since 2002, and they just announced a bunch of dates today on the podcast Comedy Bang Bang. Teaming up with their Mr. Show colleague Brian Posehn, Odenkirk and Cross are hitting six big cities to promote th... [Read More]
Mike Myers to Make Directorial Debut with Documentary 'Supermensch'
by Bradford Evans It's been four years since Mike Myers made his last live action movie, but he's set to return to the feature world on the other side of the camera this time around. Deadline reports that Myers is set to make his directorial debut on a documentary called Supermensch. Myers will also... [Read More]
Scott Adsit Joins Bill Murray and Melissa McCarthy in 'St. Vincent de Van Nuys'
by Bradford Evans 30 Rock star Scott Adsit has landed an exciting new job. THR reports that Adsit has joined the cast of St. Vincent de Van Nuys, a coming of age comedy-drama that also stars Bill Murray and Melissa McCarthy. The feature directorial debut of screenwriter Ted Melfi, St. Vincent stars ... [Read More]
A Look Back At John Oliver's Pre-'Daily Show' Work
by Elise Czajkowski John Oliver has been killing it as the guest host of The Daily Show this summer. He’s tackled major intelligence scandals, game-changing legal decisions, and untimely power outages so perfectly that it’s hard to believe this isn’t his full time job (&hellip... [Read More]
Chris Hardwick to Host His Fourth TV Show: 'Talking Bad'
by Bradford Evans Comedian and podcaster Chris Hardwick is set to break some kind of record for hosting the most simultaneous TV shows at once. At Comic-Con this weekend, Hardwick was announced as the host of Talking Bad, the new half-hour after-show that will accompany the AMC drama's final season ... [Read More]
Dan Harmon Discusses Donald Glover's 'Community' Departure and Other Season 5 Stuff
by Bradford Evans Prior to Community's panel at Comic-Con this weekend, creator/showrunner Dan Harmon, who recently returned to the series, spoke with TV Line about his plans for the upcoming fifth season. He discussed Donald Glover's reduced role in the show. Glover will only be appe... [Read More]
'The Simpsons' Will Host a 'Futurama' Crossover
by Bradford Evans Hot on the heels of last week's news that Family Guy is hosting a crossover with The Simpsons in 2014 comes the announcement of on another crossover between The Simpsons and an animated series. At The Simpsons' Comic-Con panel Saturday, showrunner Al Jean revealed that th... [Read More]
A Week of Crossovers: Woody Allen and Louis C.K., 'The Simpsons' and 'Family Guy'
by Bradford Evans -Woody Allen and Louis C.K. want to make a buddy movie together, and The Simpsons and Family Guy are set to go face to face too, in a crossover episode of Family Guy airing in 2014. -Chicago comedian Claire Mulaney, younger sister of John Mulaney, has joined Saturday Night Live's w... [Read More]
Simon Pegg, Edgar Wright, and Nick Frost Plan to Work Together Again
by Bradford Evans Just because Simon Pegg, Edgar Wright, and Nick Frost's "Three Flavors Cornetto trilogy" wraps up this summer with their latest movie, The World's End, don't expect them to stop working together anytime soon. The trio talked about future projects at a World's End panel at Comic-Con... [Read More]