Review: Tracy Morgan, “Staying Alive” on Netflix
I saw Tracy Morgan headline twice in 2016 near the beginning and the end of his “Picking Up the Pieces” tour: March at SXSW in Austin, Texas; then November at Carnegie Hall in NYC for the New York Comedy Festival. As I write in my official review of Tracy Morgan: Staying Alive on Netflix... [Read More]
Netflix has Arrested Development reunited for a Season 5
Almost four years after an experimental fourth-season reunion of Arrested Development launched on Netflix, the streaming platform has announced it’ll get the gang back together for a fifth season to come in 2018. “In talks with Netflix we all felt that that stories about a narcissistic, ... [Read More]
Netflix has Arrested Development reunited for a Season 5
Almost four years after an experimental fourth-season reunion of Arrested Development launched on Netflix, the streaming platform has announced it’ll get the gang back together for a fifth season to come in 2018. “In talks with Netflix we all felt that that stories about a narcissistic, ... [Read More]
TBS extends Conan to 2022, brings Super Deluxe into late-night TV and orders four new series for 2017-2018
Conan will reign in late-night on TBS for at least five more years, as the network just announced a deal keeping Conan O’Brien and Team Coco in the fold through 2022, along with a new 90-minute late-night block of programming for Super Deluxe, and orders for four new primetime series. Turner&r... [Read More]
TBS extends Conan to 2022, brings Super Deluxe into late-night TV and orders four new series for 2017-2018
Conan will reign in late-night on TBS for at least five more years, as the network just announced a deal keeping Conan O’Brien and Team Coco in the fold through 2022, along with a new 90-minute late-night block of programming for Super Deluxe, and orders for four new primetime series. Turner&r... [Read More]
Justin Theroux and Jimmy Kimmel will stage a live reading of a classic sitcom on ABC
One of the more unusual announcement out of ABC Upfronts yesterday wasn’t the Roseanne reunion — because that news leaked out a little while ago — but the live primetime special that could become a series of specials in which Jimmy Kimmel and Justin Theroux will perform episodes fr... [Read More]
Justin Theroux and Jimmy Kimmel will stage a live reading of a classic sitcom on ABC
One of the more unusual announcement out of ABC Upfronts yesterday wasn’t the Roseanne reunion — because that news leaked out a little while ago — but the live primetime special that could become a series of specials in which Jimmy Kimmel and Justin Theroux will perform episodes fr... [Read More]
Bill Cosby tells Michael Smerconish he will not testify at rape trial against him
Bill Cosby, the 79-year-old comedy legend whose iconic status has been shattered by revelations and allegations of sexual assault and rape, told SiriusXM radio host Michael Smerconish that he would not testify at the upcoming trial against him. Cosby explained: “When you have to deal with... [Read More]
David Letterman will receive the 2017 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
The Kennedy Center has announced it’s awarding the 2017 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor to David Letterman! The most recent annual winners for the Mark Twain Prize have been Bill Murray and Eddie Murphy. Letterman, who inspired a generation of comedians and helped revolutionize late-night ... [Read More]
Vladimir Caamano on Jimmy Kimmel Live
Vladimir Caamano has made the move from New York City to Hollywood to make it big, and on his first appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live, Caamano joked about his Dominican parents back in Manhattan, whom he loves but cannot help but be amused by his father’s love of fictional T-shirts and his mothe... [Read More]