‘Sleight of Mouth,’ where comedy and magic meet
Rather just do another podcast, Justin Willman, magician, host of the Food Network’s Cupcake Wars and the forth-coming Disney Channel game show Win, Lose or Draw, decided to do an on-line TV talk show called Sleight of Mouth. Sleight of Mouth is a combination magic/comedy/variety talk show that take... [Read More]
It might not be a happy ending for fans of the show “Happy Endings”
News came late last night that ABC was basically banishing one of its best sitcoms to Friday nights. The terrifically quirky ensemble comedy, Happy Endings will begin airing in the Friday night timeslot on March 29th and air back to back episodes starting at 8pm essentially burning off the remaining... [Read More]
“Happy Endings: LIVE!” at the UCB Theatre, with a Kat Dennings cameo
Are you excited for the new season of Happy Endings to start this Tuesday on ABC? Would you like to spend an hour with the cast and writing staff of this happy-go-lucky sitcom watching them perform live comedy? If you were in Los Angeles over the wee... [Read More]
The Ladies Of Ass Backwards Beseech You
Casey Wilson and comedy partner June Diane Raphael need you to give their asses some money. The comedy duo of SNL alum Wilson and Year One's Raphael are mere shooting days away from finishing their indie comedy Ass Backwards, which has been floating around Movie Limbo since their funding dried up f... [Read More]
Lizzy Caplan And Casey Wilson To Star In Will Ferrell-Produced 'Bachelorette' Comedy
Lizzy Caplan, Kirsten Dunst, Adam Scott and Casey Wilson are attached to star in an indie comedy being produced by Will Ferrell and Adam McKay via their Gary Sanchez productions. Leslye Headland wrote the script, which has a working title of Bachelorette (that will likely be changed), and is directing. The story follows three best friends (two of whom would be played by Caplan and Dunst) who are invited to act as bridesmaids at the wedding of a girl they called “Pigface” in high school. The pr... [Read More]
Ousted SNL cast member Casey Wilson joins ABC comedy pilot | Reuters
"Saturday Night Live" alumna Casey Wilson, who landed a lead in the ABC comedy pilot almost six months after her ouster from NBC's late-night program. "Endings" revolves around a couple who, after breaking up at the altar, must figure out how they and their four friends can maintain their relationship. Wilson will play one of the friends, who is bitterly single. Damon Wayans Jr. was recently cast as another friend. [Read More]
SNL fires Michaela Watkins and Casey Wilson!? Don Pardo retires! | the comic's comic
Michaela Watkins and Casey Wilson appear to have been let go from Saturday Night Live and won't be returning this season (although they may have participated in some pre-taped ad parodies and digital shorts). Announcer Don Pardo, however, has officially retired after being an SNL institution since the beginning. [Read More]
Newest Faces on "Saturday Night Live" - Casey Wilson, Michaela Watkins and Abby Elliott
Inevitably there's an adjustment for any newcomer to a late-night television institution like "SNL." "It's certainly strange to do sketch comedy with cue cards at midnight in a skyscraper, as opposed to in a basement with your friends," Casey Wilson said. This winter two new cast members, Michaela Watkins and Abby Elliott, will have to suffer through a similar learning curve. [Read More]