Comedy Central Renews ‘Drunk History’ for a Fifth Season
More Drunk History is in the works at Comedy Central. The network has given a 14-episode season renewal to Derek Waters’s show, which will debut sometime this year. Season 4 wrapped up its run back in September. “So excited and grateful to do a fifth season,” Waters said on the new... [Read More]
‘SNL’ Rings in 2017 With (Just a Little) Help From Felicity Jones
Saturday Night Live’s 2017 debut was, well, very 2017: lacking a strong lead and generally underwhelming, but with a few shining moments. (Kind of like how so far, this year is already pretty grim, but at least Raekwon just announced a new album. Or am I stretching a comparison here?) Felicity... [Read More]
Fred Armisen remembers “Sgt. Fred,” his first TV credit on Late Night with Conan O’Brien
Before IFC’s Portlandia, and before NBC’s Saturday Night Live, Fred Armisen showed up on your TV screens in unusual ways and sometimes even without credit. Armisen performed a number of short videos for HBO in the late 1990s, for instance, that ran as interstitials between movies. He&rsq... [Read More]
Fred Armisen remembers “Sgt. Fred,” his first TV credit on Late Night with Conan O’Brien
Before IFC’s Portlandia, and before NBC’s Saturday Night Live, Fred Armisen showed up on your TV screens in unusual ways and sometimes even without credit. Armisen performed a number of short videos for HBO in the late 1990s, for instance, that ran as interstitials between movies. He&rsq... [Read More]
Charlie Murphy Is Now On The Cast Of ‘POWER’
If you’ve been wondering where Charlie Murphy was outside of touring on The Comedy Get Down tour well looks as though we found out. Starz’s hit series POWER is underway and none other than Charlie has now joined the cast as a prison guard. Charlie Murphy is adding Power to his resume. T... [Read More]
Amy Sedaris Has a New Show in the Works at truTV
Amy Sedaris is headed to truTV. The network recently ordered 10 episodes of an untitled half-hour scripted comedy series from Sedaris, which will start production sometime this summer. Here’s more info on the show from truTV’s press release: In the Untitled Amy Sedaris Project, Sedaris w... [Read More]
IFC Renews ‘Portlandia’ for an Eighth and Final Season
Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein’s IFC series Portlandia has one more season up its sleeve. The network announced on Friday that it’s renewed Portlandia for an eighth and final season. The show originally premiered on IFC back in 2011, and the seventh season is currently airing on Thur... [Read More]
'I can only dream of doing stuff like this'
As Chris Gethard returns to Britain, he picks his Perfect Playlist [Read More]
Miranda return on the cards
'There will be something, yes' says co-star Sarah Hadland [Read More]