Ask, and he shall receive: Stephen Colbert’s People’s Choice Award for Favorite Late-Night Talk Show Host, 2014
Two months ago, Stephen Colbert addressed Colbert Nation on Comedy Central's The Colbert Report and asked them to vote him a People's Choice Award. Lo and behold, it worked! Colbert won the People's Choice Award on Wednesday night's telecast as Favorite Late-Night Talk Show Host. Here he is, via rem... [Read More]
 
8 Great Sketches from 5 Years of 'Late Night with Jimmy Fallon'
by Megh Wright Late Night with Jimmy Fallon turns 5 this year, and since Fallon took over as host in 2009, he's made it uniquely his own by bringing musical and sketch comedy elements to the show on a nightly basis. Whether he's reuniting with fellow SNL alums in a sketch, teaming up with Justin Tim... [Read More]
 
NBC did a bit of re-writing of the history of ‘The Tonight Show’ in new TV ad
NBC released a new ad for The Tonight show, the ad is meant to be a touch of a tear jerker that digs through he archives of the show in preparation of Jimmy Fallon’s arrival. It seems like a very sweet commercial, reminding us of the powerful and rich history of the show. The spot […]NB... [Read More]
 
Checking in with 'SNL' Halfway Through Season 39
by Erik Voss We've reached the midpoint of SNL's 39th season — one that has optimistically been called a "transitional year," but one more commonly known as "the year the shit hit the fan with that whole black woman issue." Despite the fact that the bulk of the SNL coverage in fall 2013 has ze... [Read More]
 
Here's the First Promo for 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon'
by Megh Wright With Jimmy Fallon's transition to Leno's time slot only a little over a month away, NBC released this nostalgic promo called "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon – A Tradition Continues" over the weekend. The teaser features all the hosts throughout the show's 60-year histor... [Read More]
 
This Week In Comedy: Nick Kroll Knows
The season 2 trailer for Kroll Show is online. [Comedy Central] The first trailer for Jimmy Fallon as the host of The Tonight Show has hit the web. [Youtube] Who wants to build The Simpsons Lego house with us? [Gamma Squad] Every Futurama Character in one image. [Geekologie] Live from studio 8G. It&... [Read More]
 
This Week In Comedy: Nick Kroll Knows
The season 2 trailer for Kroll Show is online. [Comedy Central] The first trailer for Jimmy Fallon as the host of The Tonight Show has hit the web. [Youtube] Who wants to build The Simpsons Lego house with us? [Gamma Squad] Every Futurama Character in one image. [Geekologie] Live from studio 8G. It&... [Read More]
 
NBC will air a Jimmy Fallon ‘Best Of’ before he makes the jump to ‘The Tonight Show’
As Jimmy Fallon is primed to take over for Jay Leno on The Tonight Show after NBC ends its coverage of the Winter Olympics. To give the SNLer turned late night TV host the proper sendoff (and more than likely to prime new viewers for the move), the peacock network will run a two hour […]NBC w... [Read More]
 
Jimmy Fallon Announces 'Best of Late Night' Primetime Special
by Megh Wright Over the weekend, Jimmy Fallon announced via Twitter that NBC will air a Best of Late Night primetime special this Sunday January 5th at 9:00PM. With Fallon's transition to The Tonight Show coming up in February, the two-hour special will be a fitting salute to his five years churning... [Read More]
 
This week in comedy: last of 2013
Four questions about dictators with John Oliver. [GQ] The complete first season of Maron is now on Netflix. [Netflix] The first episode of Broad City is available for streaming on Comedy Central’s website. [Comedy Central] Here’s another trailer for the next season of HBO’s Girls. ... [Read More]