‘Billy on the Street’ Is Leaving truTV
Billy Eichner recently announced that he was “shifting gears a bit” with his show Billy on the Street, and now we know more details. According to Variety, part of the upcoming changes to Eichner’s show is that it’s leaving truTV, which has been its home since 2015. Prior to t... [Read More]
Shane Torres Is Crushing It
A few nights before he recorded his set for Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents (which premieres this Friday night at midnight), Shane Torres dropped in at New Orleans’ 12 Mile Limit for a quick set at the Bear with Me open mic. He had been touring the South running his half hour at off nights at... [Read More]
Dave Chappelle, Martin Lawrence, Tracy Morgan, and More Show Up in the ‘Def Comedy Jam 25’ Trailer
Last month, Netflix announced that it added a Def Comedy Jam anniversary special called Def Comedy Jam 25, and today the streaming network released the trailer. Dave Chappelle, Kevin Hart, D.L. Highley, Cedric the Entertainer, JB Smoove, Tiffany Haddish, Tracy Morgan, and tons more show up in the sp... [Read More]
Lewis Black Covers the GOP’s “Douche Document” of a Healthcare Bill on ‘The Daily Show’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Daily Show, where Lewis Black stopped by for a new installment of “Back in Black” about the GOP’s new Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill. Responding to some recent comments by “vomitorium of congeniality” Paul Ryan, Black points o... [Read More]
‘Late Night’ Writers Amber Ruffin and Jenny Hagel Return with More “Jokes Seth Can’t Tell”
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers welcomes writers Amber Ruffin and Jenny Hagel for a brand new round of “Jokes Seth Can’t Tell” with punchlines about Starbucks’ first black female COO, the most popular destinations for gay people, whit... [Read More]
Jimmy Kimmel Responds to Bill Cassidy’s Healthcare Lies and “Phony Little Creep” Brian Kilmeade
Earlier this week, Jimmy Kimmel went viral for taking a stand against the GOP’s continued effort to repeal Obamacare with the new Graham-Cassidy bill, which led to Senator Bill Cassidy – who previously appeared on Kimmel’s show to promise he’d fight for affordable healthcare ... [Read More]
Comedy Central Is Launching Its Own Podcast Network
Comedy Central is getting into the podcasting game. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the network has teamed up with Earwolf’s home Midroll Media to launch its very own podcast network, which will include “brand extensions” of existing shows as well as new and original cont... [Read More]
Nathan Fielder Catches Up with the Ghost Realtor in This ‘Nathan for You: A Celebration’ Sneak Peek
Tomorrow, Comedy Central will air an hourlong Nathan for You special called Nathan for You: A Celebration, where Fielder will reunite with some of the people he’s worked with over the past three seasons on the show. In the above sneak peek posted to Facebook today, Fielder checks in with ... [Read More]
On ‘Jerks From Tower One,’ the Great ‘Simpsons’ Podcast That’s Sadly Ending
With 28 seasons, 618 episodes (about 300 good ones), and an endless influence on society and pop culture, The Simpsons gives us much to discuss. Keeping this in mind, it’s hard to think of a show that would be better suited to the podcast format. There are a few active podcasts that discuss Th... [Read More]
Netflix Orders a Comedy Series from Amy Poehler, Natasha Lyonne, and Leslye Headland
Amy Poehler, Natasha Lyonne, and Leslye Headland have teamed up for a new comedy in the works at Netflix. According to Deadline, the streaming network has given an eight-episode series order to an untitled comedy (formerly titled Russian Doll) from the trio. The show will follow Lyonne’s chara... [Read More]