Whoopi Goldberg releases Web series on YouTube (Videos)
Comedian and The View co-host Whoopi Goldberg unveiled two videos today on YouTube, part of a new Web series called Rollin’ With Whoopi. If the first two episodes are indicative of the entire series, the premise of Rollin’ With Whoopi is quite simple: Goldberg, along with View makeup art... [Read More]
Support Eugene Mirman's Uganda Petition on the White House Website (UPDATE)
by Bradford Evans Comedian Eugene Mirman managed to sneak a vulgar petition past the folks at the open petition section of The White House's website. Mirman spread the word about it via Twitter, writing, "I'm somewhat surprised my petition to have Barack Obama tell Uganda to go fuck themselves was a... [Read More]
Dave Hill and Dick Cavett Have a New Web Series Together
by Bradford Evans Comedian Dave Hill and legendary talk show host Dick Cavett released the first three episodes of their new web series, Dick and Dave, today. The show finds the two friends chatting over beverages in a West Village bar in each short installment. The shorts are directed by Benj... [Read More]
Jim Breuer tours a Poconos honeymoon suite to find out if his wife would like the room
If you’ve ever traveled to the Poconos, chances are you’re familiar with the hotel rooms the ski resort area has to offer. Mainly because they’re the best in amenities that 1978 has to offer. So if you really want to step up the luxury you should tap into the Honeymoon suites a lot... [Read More]
Surprise Hit 'We're the Millers' Is Getting a Sequel
by Bradford Evans The comedy We're the Millers was a surprise hit when it was released last summer, and now, it's being turned into a franchise. THR reports that a We're the Millers sequel is in the works, with the movie's four stars – Jason Sudeikis, Jennifer Aniston, Will Poulter, and Emma R... [Read More]
Stephen Colbert pays tribute to Harold Ramis (Video)
Yesterday, the comedy world mourned the loss of celebrated writer, director and actor Harold Ramis. Last night on The Colbert Report, Stephen Colbert paid tribute to the guy who wrote comedy classics like Animal House, Stripes and Groundhog Day in his own special way. Check it out below. The Colbe... [Read More]
Lena Dunham will host ‘Saturday Night Live’ on March 8th
Hipster alert! Today Saturday Night Live announced that Girls creator/writer/star Lena Dunham will host the show for the first time ever. Musical guests that evening will be The National, allowing us to dub this, “the most Brooklyn of Brooklyn-iest shows.” All joking aside, it should be ... [Read More]
Why Personality Matters at the Weekend Update Desk
by John Hugar When Seth Meyers did his final Weekend Update newscast on February 1st, he retired from the desk as the longest-tenured anchor to ever hold the position. At 7.5 seasons, he comfortably passed Tina Fey and Dennis Miller, who held the gig for six seasons each. Throughout his run, Meyers ... [Read More]
President Obama Pays Tribute to Fellow Chicagoan Harold Ramis
by Megh Wright “When we watched his movies … we didn’t just laugh until it hurt. We questioned authority. We identified with the outsider. We rooted for the underdog. And through it all, we never lost our faith in happy endings." - President Barack Obama in a written statement rel... [Read More]
Chris D’Elia, Ron Funches, and More Are Promoting NBC's 'Undateable' on the Road
by Megh Wright Comedy Central's Broad City isn't the only show implementing a live tour into its promotional plans. According to Deadline, the midseason NBC series Undateable — created by Adam Sztykiel and executive produced by Scrubs creator Bill Lawrence — is also taking to the road ne... [Read More]