Image of Checking In...with the Muppet Show Muppeteers
Checking In...with the Muppet Show Muppeteers
Whatever happened to predictability, the milkman, the paperboy, evening TV...and the talent behind all your favorite Muppets, and some you've forgotten, on The Muppet Show? [Read More]
 
Image of Adam Corolla Develops Animated Show For Fox
Adam Corolla Develops Animated Show For Fox
According to TV Guide, Fox is developing Adam Corolla's animated show The Birchums. "Mr. Birchum — essentially an even gruffer version of Carolla's cynical persona — is a hard-nosed, old-school woodshop teacher who's a bit frustrated at the world," they write. "The Birchums would expand that univers... [Read More]
 
Image of Pete and Brian think McDonald’s ad stole the idea from their 2009 video
Pete and Brian think McDonald’s ad stole the idea from their 2009 video
Have you seen the new TV ad McDonald's is running to promote its line of "premium" chicken sandwiches? Pete Karinen and Brian Sacca sure have. And they see a little too much of themselves in the commercial. [Read More]
 
Image of Demetri Martin working on animated series for Fox
Demetri Martin working on animated series for Fox
If all goes according to plan, multi-faceted comedian Demetri Martin will join a long, successful tradition of animated comedy at Fox, which boasts The Simpsons, Family Guy and most recently Bob’s Burgers. [Read More]
 
Image of Jane Kaczmarek joins cast of Whitney Cummings’ NBC sitcom
Jane Kaczmarek joins cast of Whitney Cummings’ NBC sitcom
Even with the Sept. 22 premiere of Whitney fast approaching, execs at NBC are shuffling around castmembers on comedian Whitney Cummings’ network star vehicle. And this time, it’s a big one. Former Malcolm in the Middle star Jane Kaczmarek has b... [Read More]
 
Image of Kevin Hart launches iPhone app “Little Jumpman”
Kevin Hart launches iPhone app “Little Jumpman”
Comedian Kevin Hart is a man small in physical presence but huge in the world of comedy. And now he’s using his diminutive stature – a common theme in his stand-up – as the central theme of a new mobile phone application called Little Jumpman. Availa... [Read More]
 
Image of “Can A Brother Get Some Love?” Lavell Crawford talks about his big breaks in comedy, Breaking Bad
“Can A Brother Get Some Love?” Lavell Crawford talks about his big breaks in comedy, Breaking Bad
Lavell Crawford has caught a few breaks over the past two decades, most notably when he finished runner-up in the 2007 season of NBC's Last Comic Standing, and most recently nabbing a recurring role in this season of AMC's Breaking Bad. But Crawford,... [Read More]
 
Katie Goodman: I Didn’t F*ck It Up (Review)
In her new CD, I Didn’t F*ck It Up (the asterisk is her spelling, by the way. I would’ve gone ahead and said “fuck.”), Katie Goodman proves that there is a vast difference between a “guitar act” and a musical comedian. Anybody’s who’s frequented com... [Read More]
 
Image of Sneak peek inside the ready-to-open UCB East!
Sneak peek inside the ready-to-open UCB East!
Guess who was spotted inside the new UCB East comedy venue last night? None other than Upright Citizens Brigade founders Matt Walsh, Ian Roberts and Matt Besser, giving a press interview in advance of tonight's start of the 13th annual Del Close Mara... [Read More]
 
The “Lopez Tonight” finale on TBS: George Lopez’s final words
Thursday's episode of Lopez Tonight was supposed to feature actress Raven and stand-up comedian Auggie Smith. But after TBS announced on Wednesday that it was pulling the plug on George Lopez's late-night show rather than grant Lopez and his crew a f... [Read More]