Carol Burnett to receive first-ever Peabody Career Achievement Award
The Peabody Awards, considered the highest honor in television (and based in the University of Georgia’s journalism and mass communication program), have decided to award their first-ever career achievement honor to Carol Burnett. Burnett will be celebrated May 19, 2018, alongside the regular ... [Read More]
JC Currais on Conan
JC Currais became the latest participant of last year’s Comics to Watch showcase during the NY Comedy Festival to get a spot on Conan. If you think Currais has it bad, just imagine how it must feel to be his roommate, who seems to have difficulty communicating with Alexa. Not Currais. He&rsquo... [Read More]
Andy Woodhull on The Late Late Show with James Corden
Andy Woodhull is a stepfather to two teenage daughters, and as he explained in this performance on Wednesday’s Late Late Show with James Corden, he could only dream of achieving the laziness these two girls are living. Roll the clip! [Read More]
Andy Woodhull on The Late Late Show with James Corden
Andy Woodhull is a stepfather to two teenage daughters, and as he explained in this performance on Wednesday’s Late Late Show with James Corden, he could only dream of achieving the laziness these two girls are living. Roll the clip! [Read More]
Andy Woodhull on The Late Late Show with James Corden
Andy Woodhull is a stepfather to two teenage daughters, and as he explained in this performance on Wednesday’s Late Late Show with James Corden, he could only dream of achieving the laziness these two girls are living. Roll the clip! [Read More]
R.I.P. Mitzi Shore, legendary owner of The Comedy Store (1930-2018)
Mitzi Shore, the legendary owner of The Comedy Store who took over the comedy club when she divorced Sammy Shore in 1974, mother of Pauly Shore and three other children, a lightning rod for the comedy strike of 1979, godmother to so many other comedians in the 1970s through the 2000s, and the inspir... [Read More]
Lily Tomlin, Amy Schumer, and SNL’s original cast/writers to headline 2018 Lucille Ball Comedy Fest and the opening of the National Comedy Center
Years in the making, the National Comedy Center will celebrate its grand opening this August in Jamestown, New York — just time for the annual Lucille Ball Comedy Festival, which will include appearances and performances by Lily Tomlin, Amy Schumer, and Dan Aykroyd with other original members ... [Read More]
Comedy Central to roast Bruce Willis in summer 2018
It has been a couple of years since the most recent Comedy Central Roast (Rob Lowe, 2016, in case you had forgotten). Well, time’s up. Um, maybe not those words. But there will be a new Comedy Central Roast this summer, and the Roastee will be Bruce Willis. It’ll tape in Los Angeles, wit... [Read More]
Nick Griffin on Conan
Nick Griffin jokes that eating ice cream, or a can of soup, at night as an adult says a lot more about you than it would if you were a kid. So does knowing how much you have in your bank account. Come to think of it, those things might be related. Griffin explained in […] [Read More]
The Simpsons ineptly defends Apu as once upon a time “applauded and inoffensive”
On Sunday night’s episode of The Simpsons, the writers had little Lisa give advice to her mom about something or other, using it instead as an opportunity to defend themselves against charges of racism for having a white actor voice an Indian character with a heavily stereotyped accent. &ldquo... [Read More]