Jerrod Carmichael’s HBO special, “Love At The Store” premieres tomorrow, here’s a preview clip
Tomorrow night! Jerrod Carmichael’s first stand-up special Love At The Store premieres on HBO. It’s a big deal for the comedian on many levels. While we’re sure by this point you’ve all set the DVRs to record the Spike Lee directed special. Funny Or Die, who helped put togeth... [Read More]
 
Jerrod Carmichael’s First Stand-up Special is on His Own Terms
Jerrod Carmichael celebrated the release of his HBO comedy special in a way that was most true to him: eating Krispy Kreme donuts, drinking champagne, and doing stand-up comedy. A few nights before his first stand-up special “Love at the Store” was to air, Carmichael hosted a show a... [Read More]
 
Jerrod Carmichael Has His First HBO Special, But Don't Worry — He's Not Nervous
by Monique Madrid At only 26 years old, he’s being called an “up-and-coming” comic, but Jerrod Carmichael knows who he is, knows what he’s good at, and thanks to his first television special (on HBO no less) directed by THE Spike Lee, soon everyone else will know who he is to... [Read More]
 
Larry David on Curb Your Enthusiasm: I haven’t given up hope on season nine
Though it’s been more than three years since Curb Your Enthusiasm aired its final episode of its eighth season, series creator and star Larry David hasn’t ruled out a ninth season for HBO. During the Q&A portion of a conversation on Sunday hosted by once-recurring Curb Your Enthusias... [Read More]
 
Jerrod Carmichael takes on the L.A. City Council to promote his new stand-up special
We’ve mentioned it many times but this Saturday, October 4th is the premiere of Jerrod Carmichael’s first stand-up special, Love At The Store premieres on HBO. While promos for said special have already hit the web. Carmichael already sponsored a PeeWee football team as part of the promo... [Read More]
 
'SNL' Review: A New Hope with Chris Pratt
by Erik Voss The seasons have certainly changed at Saturday Night Live. The show's 40th season began with an episode that hardly resembled a season premiere, with little pomp or circumstance over SNL's impressive four-decade lifespan, and in its place a straightforward night of comedy... [Read More]
 
'Last Week Tonight' Covers America's Mysterious Drone Program
by Megh Wright Here's a clip from last night's Last Week Tonight, in which John Oliver breaks down American drone strikes, the US's definition of an "imminent threat," the way the CIA counts civilian casualties, and US officials' ultimate lack of knowledge about who or how many innocent people they'... [Read More]
 
Tiny Detectives: Ellen Page and Kate Mara star in the #TrueDetectiveSeason2 we really want to see. Thanks, Funny or Die!
Perhaps you heard they cast a new dynamic duo to star in the second installment of HBO's True Detective. Sure, Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn are no Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey. But who is? At any rate. I'd definitely tune in to multiple seasons of Tiny Detectives, the parody from Funny ... [Read More]
 
What to Expect From 'SNL' Season 40
by Erik Voss SNL returns for its 40th season this Saturday, with host Chris Pratt, musical guest Ariana Grande, and pretty much the same cast — minus a handful of people we rarely saw in sketches anyway. Following a lackluster season, Lorne Michaels is now sticking with the tools he's got... [Read More]
 
Jerrod Carmichael Promotes His HBO Special by Sponsoring a Pee-Wee Football Team
by Megh Wright With the premiere of his HBO standup special Love at The Store just around the corner, Jerrod Carmichael decided to channel his influence and promotional needs by reaching out to today's youth to make a difference by sponsoring a pee-wee football team, as long as the name "CARMICHAEL"... [Read More]