Daily Show correspondent Jason Jones joins ABC pilot | Reuters
Jason Jones is the latest "Daily Show" correspondent heading to primetime. The actor-comedian will play the lead in ABC's comedy pilot "How to Be a Better American." He plays a father who embarks on a journey to be a better person and drags his family along kicking and screaming. Jones, who has worked on Comedy Central's "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart" since 2005, co-wrote a potential starring vehicle for CBS with his wife and fellow "Daily Show" correspondent Samantha Bee last season. He also... [Read More]
Mitch Fatel - women are magical! | Sacramento Comedy interview
When Mitch Fatel was growing up, it seemed that there were only two things he wanted to do: explore the magic of women and make people laugh. He seems to be doing just fine on both counts! [Read More]
Conan O'Brien Officially Joins Twitter @ConanOBrien | WSJ
Since leaving the Tonight Show in January, comedian Conan O’Brien has spent time with his family, ruminated about his future (including a possible live show), and as of today, joined Twitter under the handle @ConanOBrien. His initial tweet? “Today I interviewed a squirrel in my backyard and then threw to commercial. Somebody help me.” [Read More]
Upright Citizens Brigade's WILD GIRLS GONE available on iTunes March 8th, 2010 | AST
In the Spring Break capital of White Sands, Florida, Sheriff Terry Moran (Matt Walsh) outlaws the town's world famous Ass Contests in a bid to win the elderly votes in his campaign for mayor - even though he is married to the town's former Ass Contest Queen, Doreen (Amy Poehler). Unhappy with how her husband and her town is changing Doreen breaks out of her bored drunk housewife existence to recapture her youth and sabotage her husband's campaign. Meanwhile Stevie (Ian Roberts) a video store cle... [Read More]
Alia Shawkat interview ('Arrested Development', 'Whip It', 'Stitch N' Bitch') | The A.V. Club
The A.V. Club chatted with Shawkat about working with Barrymore, her disdain for how Fox treated Arrested Development, and kissing Michael Cera. [Read More]
Eugene Mirman Conquers the Internet (audio interview) | PCMag After Hours
Internet funnyman Eugene Mirman (Flight of the Conchords, Delocated) joins PCMag After Hours to discuss the ways in which the Web has affected his comedy career. [Read More]
The Bobby Slayton interview | Rooftop Comedy
Rooftop Comedy was recently fortunate enough to chat with Bobby about his upcoming Showtime special, “Born To Be Bobby,” and found The Pit-bull of Comedy to be beyond kind, enormously thoughtful, and as intelligent as all get out. [Read More]
Ladies & Gentleman – Marshall Chiles | Atlanta Stands Up
No matter who you ask within the circle of the close friends and family in our Atlanta comedy stronghold, the answers all reflect the same simple truth… Marshall Chiles is the beating heart of Atlanta Comedy. [Read More]
Comedians Cut Loose on Chris Hardwick's 'Nerdist' Podcast | TV Squad
It's always refreshing to see a showbiz vet indulge in a passion project that's actually entertaining, informative and funnier than anything he's ever done. That's exactly what 'Web Soup' host Chris Hardwick is doing with his latest venture, The Nerdist Podcast. [Read More]
Nick Thune releases "Thick Noon" without hick tunes! | the comic's comic
Nick Thune has a new comedy CD/DVD out this week. So let's celebrate. Here are a couple of behind-the-scenes videos that tell you everything you need to know if you're uncertain about liking this gent. [Read More]