Carl Reiner and Mel Brooks reminisce about the “2,000-year-old Man”
On Sept. 9, 2011, HBO will broadcast a comedy special pairing Mel Brooks with Dick Cavett in conversation, but in this clip, we see that Carl Reiner is there, too, and they'll be talking about the classic bit Reiner and Brooks used to do about a 2000... [Read More]
Watch a preview from Ricky Gervais’ new show “Life’s Too Short”
Since June, when HBO announced it had picked up Ricky Gervais’ new show Life’s Too Short, we’ve been eagerly anticipating its premiere. In the meantime Gervais has teased us with a few updates on his blog and some video sneak peeks ... [Read More]
Jonah Hill joins Stiller and Vaughn In Akiva Schaffer's Neighborhood Watch
Newly svelte Jonah Hill (almost unrecognizably so) has been formally set to star alongside Ben Stiller and Vince Vaughn in Neighborhood Watch, the Akiva Schaffer-directed Fox comedy. Hill will next be seen starring opposite Brad Pitt in Moneyball, which premieres next month at the Toronto Film Festival, and he stars in the David Gordon Green-directed Fox comedy The Sitter. [Read More]
Behind-the-scenes trailer for season three of HBO’s "Bored to Death"
Friends of The Comic's Comic Zach Galifianakis, Jonathan Ames and the gang have filmed season three of Ames' HBO comedy, Bored to Death, and here's a fresh new behind-the-scenes trailer, complete with a funny guest turn by Sarah Silverman. [Read More]
Rob Riggle snags a sweet deal with HBO; will develop “Lifestyle Lemonaid”
Rob Riggle is destined to become the next former Daily Show employee to become a household name in the comedy world. On the heels of an already-stellar few months, the stand-up comedian, improviser, writer and actor (and Marine) has just snagged a bi... [Read More]
Real Time With Bill Maher renewed for a 10th season
HBO has picked up talk show Real Time With Bill Maher for a 10th season, the pay cable network announced today at the top of its portion of the summer TCA press tour. Maher recently landed another Emmy nomination for best Variety, Music or Comedy Series, the 27th Emmy nom overall for his HBO series, which is still pursuing its first win. [Read More]
Larry David: “I will do stand-up again” (Video)
On Monday's episode of the Joy Behar Show on HLN, Larry David, Susie Essman and Jeff Garlin stop by to promote the new season of Curb Your Enthusiasm, which premiered Sunday night on HBO. Among the many topics discussed, Behar — a stand-up, herself — asks David if he’d ever return to the stage. The good news is that he seems to be into the idea. [Read More]
Sandra Bullock to appear on Ricky Gervais’ new show, despite Golden Globe jokes
Oscar winner Sandra Bullock has signed on to appear in Ricky Gervais’ new HBO comedy series. Life’s Too Short a mockumentary following dwarf actor Warwick Davis as he runs a talent agency for little people will feature Bullock, who was the subject of... [Read More]
Fifteen teasers from “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” Season 8; premiering Sunday!
It’s been nearly two years since you’ve seen a new episode of Curb Your Enthusiasm. But the wait is almost over, comedy fans. Larry David’s comedy juggernaut returns to HBO this Sunday at 10 pm EST for season eight! Lucky for us, w... [Read More]
Vince Vaughn Reunites with Ben Stiller for Akiva Schaffer’s Neighborhood Watch
Vince Vaughn is in negotiations to join Ben Stiller in Neighborhood Watch, Akiva Schaffer's sci-fi comedy about a suburban "neighborhood watch" group that serves as a front for dads to get some male-bonding time away from their families. The group finds itself in over its head when it uncovers a plot to destroy the world. Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg wrote a recent draft of the script. [Read More]