Portlandia Has Been Picked Up For a Second Season
by Adam Frucci Portlandia, Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein's lovingly mocking tribute to the city of Portland, has been picked up for a second season by IFC. Which is great, great news, as it's one of the best and most original new comedies to come along in a while. Even better: the sec... [Read More]
Amy Schumer goes nude for Cosmopolitan; Happy Valentine’s Day!
In our recent interview with comedian Amy Schumer, we chatted with her about her upcoming naked photo shoot with Cosmopolitan. Well, that upcoming shoot is no longer up coming; it’s here. So, of course we wanted to share it with you. And don... [Read More]
Doug Stanhope Interview - on Gallagher, Cable Guy, Ron White, conspiracy theory, Dancing shows and playing Europe | CultureBully
"I always hated Mike Tyson until he went crazy and started biting people’s ears off and shit, then I loved him. I would really love to see a Gallagher show now. Now that he’s truly fucking flipped his lid and gone insane." [Read More]
How Important is Indie Comedy?
Indie comedy. Quiet simply, it’s the world we live in. And sometimes it’s hard to get a sense of something when you are inside of it. This week, we welcome emerging New York comic Nick Turner, and discuss the state of indie comedy. Is it... [Read More]
NYC's Comix has closed. No more funny business.
Rumors of Comix's demise are no longer rumors. The comedy club on the edge of New York City's Chelsea and Meatpacking districts, the only club in the city to straddle the lines between traditional comedy club and indie comedy club, shuttered... [Read More]
Paul (with Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Jason Bateman, Sigourney Weaver, Seth Rogan) - The Video Clips
Simon Pegg and Nick Frost (Hot Fuzz, Shaun of the Dead) reunite for the comedy adventure Paul as two sci-fi geeks whose pilgrimage takes them to America’s UFO heartland. While there, they accidentally meet an alien who brings them on an insane road trip that alters their universe forever. [Read More]
Kristen Wiig swaps Saturday Night Live for Simon Pegg comedy, Paul | The Guardian
Pegg's Paul co-star has been in demand from comic royalty including Judd Apatow and Mike Judge, but now she's bringing her own "real women" to the screen [Read More]
Rob Riggle To Star In CBS Comedy Pilot 'Home Game' Produced By Mark Wahlberg | Deadline
Home Game has won the Rob Riggle sweepstakes. Riggle is set to star in the CBS multicamera comedy, from Mark Wahlberg and Stephen Levinson's Leverage. The project, loosely based on the experiences of former NFL star Mark Schlereth, centers on Mark (Riggle), a retired NFL player who returns home to his wife Lisa (Constance Zimmer) and daughters. [Read More]
"Only in America" with Larry the Cable Guy
Larry the Cable Guy is attempting to “git r done” across America with his new reality television show, Only in America on the History Channel. The series premiere which aired last T... [Read More]
Can Hannibal Buress Conquer Comedy? | WWD profile
Writing for a TV show like “30 Rock” was on his wish list, but ultimately, he wants his own hour-long special on HBO or Comedy Central. Buress has had a little screen time on “30 Rock.” “I had a line as a homeless man, and then I just taped one as a homeless man,” he says. “Then they wrote me in as a homeless man again. I don’t know what this means, if I give off a homeless vibe.” [Read More]