Chris Tucker Will Host the 2013 BET Awards
BET announced that Chris Tucker will be hosting the 2013 BET Awards.  This year BET is making a weekend out of it calling it their BET EXPERIENCE AT LA. LIVE! The experience will kick off with a performance from Beyoncé on Friday, June 28, followed b... [Read More]
 
Fox removes Family Guy episode in light of Boston Marathon bombings
In response to the bombings at the Boston Marathon (see Patton Oswalt’s response) on Monday, that, as of this writing, has left three dead and 183 injured, Fox has pulled a recent episode of Family Guy that depicts multiple deaths at the Boston... [Read More]
 
Patton Oswalt’s improvised 8 minute filibuster about ‘Star Wars’ from ‘Parks And Recreation’
The headline of this post pretty much makes this the best thing of the day. Patton Oswalt has a guest cameo on Parks And Recreation this Thursday. How to they utilize the comedian on the show? Probably in the best way possible by letting him make a fillibuster speech in front of the Pawnee council [... [Read More]
 
Lorne Michaels Isn't Leaving 'SNL' Anytime Soon
"I’ll do it as long as I possibly can," said longtime SNL head honcho Lorne Michaels about his future with the show at a Radio and Television Society luncheon yesterday. He added, "I think that there will be a day when I’ll look at it and say I don’t have the edge I used to." SNL's current and pre... [Read More]
Funny or Die Debuts 'iSteve,' Its First Full-Length Movie
Comedy video website Funny or Die has released its first movie this morning. Called iSteve, it's a comedic biopic of Steve Jobs starring Justin Long as the Apple founder and it's  now streaming on FOD. Clocking in at 79 minutes, it's not only the first movie for Funny or Die but also the first bio... [Read More]
'The Cleveland Show' Has Been Canceled
After four seasons on the air, Fox has canceled The Cleveland Show, according to animation site Cartoon Brew. Since premiering to strong ratings in the fall of 2009, the Family Guy spin-off has seen its viewership gradually decrease over the last four years (just like TV in general has) and rating... [Read More]
Image of WGA: Writers strike against E!’s “Fashion Police” with Joan Rivers
WGA: Writers strike against E!’s “Fashion Police” with Joan Rivers
The writers for Joan Rivers on her E! series, Fashion Police, went on strike today. With the support of the Writers Guild of America (WGA), the writers already had filed complaints over the past month against both E! and Rugby Productions, the produc... [Read More]
 
Image of Funny or Die’s “iSteve” biopic is here
Funny or Die’s “iSteve” biopic is here
Though the trailer’s been floating around the internet for a few months how last night Funny Or Die’s full length biopic spoof of the life of the late Steve Jobs. It stars former Apple pitchman Justin Long. While we all don’t have 78 minutes to watch the whole thing, you should kno... [Read More]
 
Image of Jen Kirkman: I Can Barely Take Care of Myself (book review)
Jen Kirkman: I Can Barely Take Care of Myself (book review)
If it bothers Jen Kirkman when friends, family and strangers ask why she doesn’t want kids—and it clearly does—she can take solace in never having to respond to them again. All she’ll have to do is hand those people at the airport or Thanksgiving dinner a copy of I Can Barely Take Care of Myse... [Read More]
 
Image of Marc Maron chases a dungeon master in this new clip from his upcoming TV show
Marc Maron chases a dungeon master in this new clip from his upcoming TV show
Marc Maron is going troll hunting, well Internet troll hunting. In this fresh clip from his new show, Maron. Teamed up with Dave Foley, aims to track down a Internet troll who has been heckling him nonstop. The show stars Marc Maron, who plays himself, is based on the relationships in his life and d... [Read More]