Watch Chris Gethard's Audition Tape for the 'Alf' Movie
by Bradford Evans Ever since an Alf move was announced last year, comedian Chris Gethard has been campaigning for a part in the film. Here's a new audition tape for the movie Gethard made for IFC that should melt the hearts of the studio executives in charge of the Alf movie. 0 Comments... [Read More]
Pete Holmes Tests His Relationship With Conan While Filming Promos
by Elise Czajkowski The Pete Holmes Show premieres this October after Conan, so the two hosts have been recording some promos for the new show. As you can see, their chemistry is off the charts. 0 Comments... [Read More]
The Kids In The Hall to perform five reunion shows at Toronto Sketchfest this December
The legendary sketch comedy troupe The Kids in the Hall are returning to the stage after five quiet years. While it is true they’ve had mini-reunions here and there, albeit on TV or doing voiceover work, this time they will be live and in the flesh for five reunion shows this December at Toron... [Read More]
The Kids in the Hall Are Reuniting for a Run of Live Shows in Canada
by Bradford Evans Legendary sketch group The Kids in the Hall are getting back together for their first live shows in five years. The group's five members, Dave Foley, Kevin McDonald, Bruce McCulloch, Mark McKinney, and Scott Thompson, are reuniting for a series of shows at Toronto Sketchfest from D... [Read More]
TV Critics Really, Really, Really Hate 'Dads'
by Elise Czajkowski Fox's new sitcom Dads has come under a lot of fire for its crude racial stereotypes, but a lot of critics are more upset by just how unfunny the Seth MacFarlane-produced show is. The consensus seems to be that, while the cast are all talented actors, their characters would b... [Read More]
Bad Jokes. Worse Drawings.
“Fire Drill” _ ____ SO Note: Bad Jokes. Worse Drawings. are created by comedian Monique Madrid. Follow her @moniquemadrid and check back every Wednesday for more Bad Jokes. Worse Drawings.Author informationMonique MadridWest Coast Editor at Serial OptimistMonique Madr... [Read More]
Jerry Seinfeld Talks About What the 'Seinfeld' Gang Is Up to Now
by Bradford Evans The Hollywood Reporter just put out their Emmys portfolio featuring interviews with a bunch of people like Tina Fey, Mitch Hurwitz, and Hank Azaria. Here's one with Jerry Seinfeld, who's nominated for his web series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, in which he talks (at the end) a... [Read More]
Comedy: Newswire: The Kids In The Hall reuniting for series of shows, but only in Toronto
After five years of not being seen on any stage besides the one in my basement, where I force them nightly to reenact my favorite episodes, legendary sketch comedy troupe The Kids In The Hall is getting back together. The reunion show, titled “Rusty And Ready,” promises fans of the Kids ... [Read More]
'New Girl' Returns with a Tricky But Stellar Season Premiere
by Dan Nosowitz The first episode of New Girl's third season is so good, so funny and weird and frantic and heartfelt that it's easy to forget what a tough episode it must have been to write. Last season the show finally moved beyond its original, not very enticing pitch in which Zooey Deschanel pla... [Read More]
Improvisers Will Perform Live Commercials During 'Late Night with Jimmy Fallon'
by Elise Czajkowski For the next few Thursdays, episodes of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon will feature live improvised ads, according to Variety. In an early commercial break, New York-based improvisers will ask for social media suggestions for an ad featuring the Lexus IS. In the fina... [Read More]