Nathan Fielder Is Opening a Pop-Up Summit Ice Store in Vancouver This Sunday
While we’re still waiting to hear about the return of Nathan Fielder’s fantastic Comedy Central series Nathan for You, one running bit from season 3 is getting some more time in the spotlight this weekend. Uproxx noticed an update today on the official website for Fielder’s Holocau... [Read More]
Kristen Wiig Joins Cate Blanchett in ‘Where’d You Go, Bernadette’
Kristen Wiig just landed another starring movie role. According to Deadline, Wiig has joined the cast of Where’d You Go, Bernadette based off Maria Semple’s bestselling 2013 novel. Richard Linklater will direct the film, which follows “a once famous Los Angeles architect-turned-rec... [Read More]
Those Times ‘Don’t Get Me Started’ Got Started on Improv
If doing improv is your dream, there’s never been a better time to be alive. There are more resources than ever to consume if you want to learn how to do great improv: dozens of theaters, hundreds of teachers, books and blogs to read, hours of shows to watch on YouTube, and a myriad of [&helli... [Read More]
Check Out the Trailer for Jo Koy’s Netflix Special ‘Live from Seattle’
Former Chelsea Lately regular Jo Koy has a standup special premiering on Netflix next week. Titled Jo Koy: Live from Seattle, the special was filmed at the Moore Theatre and marks Koy’s third comedy special and Netflix debut. In the new special, Koy “reminiscences about his angst growing... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Sarah Silverman on ‘You Made It Weird’
The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We’re here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our crack team of... [Read More]
Samantha Bee Is Saving Local Journalism One Small-Town Newspaper at a Time
With all of Donald Trump’s complaints about the “fake news” of publications like The New York Times, it can be easy to forget that there are tons of local newspapers out there struggling to get through these tough times. Thankfully, during last night’s Full Frontal Samantha B... [Read More]
Seth Meyers Takes “A Closer Look” at Supreme Court Nominee Neil Gorsuch and the FBI’s Trump Investigation
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers takes “A Closer Look” at how this week’s news regarding the FBI’s investigation into Trump’s Russia ties overshadowed the confirmation hearing of Trump’s Supreme Court pick Neil Gorsuch, whi... [Read More]
Megan Mullally and Nick Offerman to Produce a ‘Lincoln in the Bardo’ Movie with George Saunders
George Saunders’s new novel is headed to the big screen with some help from Megan Mullally and Nick Offerman. According to Deadline, Mullally and Offerman have acquired movie rights to the new Civil War-set bestselling novel from Saunders Lincoln in the Bardo, which was released last month alo... [Read More]
Issa Rae and Bill Hader to Star in ‘Empress of Serenity’
Current HBO star Issa Rae and soon-to-be HBO star Bill Hader are hitting the big screen together. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Rae and Hader will star together in an upcoming film called Empress of Serenity. Written and directed by Jesse Andrews (Me and Earl and the Dying Girl), the film cen... [Read More]