This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Science and Drama on ‘Beautiful/Anonymous’
The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We’re here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our crack team of... [Read More]
New York Magazine’s Vulture has gobbled up Splitsider
The student is now the master? Former Splitsider writer (now Vulture Senior Editor) Jesse David Fox and his colleagues at New York magazine have acquired Splitsider. Since launching in 2010, Splitsider had been part of The Awl Network of blog sites, which recently ceased operations. Now it will &ldq... [Read More]
A Note About Splitsider
Since Splitsider launched in 2010, the goal of our tiny island on the internet has been simple: to keep you up to date on all the best comedy news and content happening in the world today, whether it’s from established names or exciting up-and-comers, and to chronicle and evaluate the way... [Read More]
Mila Kunis and Kate McKinnon Team Up in ‘The Spy Who Dumped Me’ Trailer
Mila Kunis and Kate McKinnon have joined forces for a new comedy called The Spy Who Dumped Me, and the first trailer dropped this week. Director Susanna Fogel co-wrote the script with David Iserson, and the movie centers on two friends named Morgan and Audrey, who “become entangled in an ... [Read More]
A Recommendation:
Mike Camerlengo’s got a knack for being a digital one-man show. Five years after we featured his ultra low-fi Unsolicited about a guy who pitches brands on ad campaigns they’re almost certain to hate, Mike “The Big C” Camerlengo, as no one calls him, has graced... [Read More]
Tiffany Haddish, John Mulaney, Sarah Silverman, and More to Appear in Seth Rogen’s ‘Hilarity for Charity’ Netflix Special
Seth Rogen has assembled an all-star team for a new special heading to Netflix next month. Titled Seth Rogen’s Hilarity for Charity, the special will be a mix of standup, sketches, and music and will feature Tiffany Haddish, John Mulaney, Sarah Silverman, Nick Kroll, James Corden, Michelle Wol... [Read More]
Book deal for Adam Hills
His autobiography, Best Foot Forward, will be published this summer [Read More]
A Bunch of Monty Python Movies, TV Shows, and Specials Head to Netflix This Year
Soon, nearly all of Monty Python’s back catalog will be available to view on Netflix. According to Deadline, the streaming network has secured international rights to Monty Python’s films, television series, live shows, and specials, including Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Monty Pytho... [Read More]