Sarah Silverman to Star in Her First HBO Special, Produced by Funny or Die
Sarah Silverman is coming to HBO. The pay-cable network announced today that Silverman will be doing her first-ever stand-up special for them, produced by Funny or Die. Entitled Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracles, the hour-long special will film next month and air in the fall. This past year, Silverma... [Read More]
Nathan Fielder Doesn't Know What Your Parents Are Talking About
Last week, Nathan Fielder, star of Comedy Central's Nathan For You, asked his Twitter followers to play a prank on their parents by "accidentally" sending them a text about a drug deal and quickly following it up with "Sorry ignore that txt. Not for you." Dozens of kids followed suit and ruined thei... [Read More]
Carol Burnett Has an Incredible Story About Getting Her First Break
Living comedy legend Carol Burnett, who turned 80 today, went on The Tonight Show earlier this week and shared a fascinating story about her first break in the entertainment industry in the 1950s, which involves a mysterious millionaire. (via The Comedy Bureau)---See more posts by Bradford Evans0 c... [Read More]
Gallagher Said Racist Stuff on a Podcast Again
Fruit-smashin' comedian Gallagher is up to his racist antics again. Gallagher made his second podcast guest appearance that got heated after he said a lot of terrible racist stuff, following a spectacular episode of WTF with Marc Maron in 2011 in which Gallagher walked off mid-interview after Maron ... [Read More]
Watch a Full Episode of IFC's 'Maron' Right Here, Right Now
Marc Maron's IFC sitcom Maron is set to debut next Friday, but the network uploaded a full episode of the show to their YouTube channel today, which you can watch in its entirety above. This is the show's second episode. Entitled "Dead Possum," it involves Maron interviewing Denis Leary and trying ... [Read More]
Check Out Nathan Fielder's Other Twitter Prank, Involving Parents and Dollar Condoms
Nathan Fielder, star of Comedy Central's excellent Nathan for You, is getting a lot of attention this week after a Twitter experiment in which he asked his followers to prank their parents by pretending to accidentally send them a text about selling drugs. This is not Fielder's first foray into this... [Read More]
Watch a New Short from Peter Serafinowicz and Robert Popper
Look Around You co-conspirators Peter Serafinowicz and Robert Popper reunited to make this new short together, which they just uploaded to YouTube yesterday. Entitled "Building a Human," it's a faux-1960s industrial film that shows aliens how people are created. I wish Serafinowicz and Popper were ... [Read More]
'The Office' Finale Spoilers and Guest Stars Revealed
The Office only has four episodes left, with the last two set to air as a special one-hour finale on May 16th, and NBC just released a long list of guest stars for the finale plus a vague spoiler about the plot. Guest star-wise, Mindy Kaling, BJ Novak, Matt Jones, Andy Buckley, Mike Schur, and Bobby... [Read More]
Reminder: Tonight's 'Community' Was Written by Oscar Winner Jim Rash
This is just a reminder that Jim Rash, who plays weirdo Dean Pelton on Community AND won an Oscar last year for co-writing The Descendants, wrote tonight's episode of Community. The episode, entitled "Basic Human Anatomy," involves Troy and Abed in a body switching adventure, while Annie and Shirley... [Read More]
YouTube Is Launching a Comedy Week with Seth Rogen, Ed Helms, and More
YouTube announced today that they'll be holding their first ever "comedy week" next month. The event will feature performers Vince Vaughn, Seth Rogen, Sarah Silverman, Michael Cera, Ed Helms, Garfunkel & Oates, and Norm Macdonald in a week of stand-up, sketches, music, and live performances. It'... [Read More]