Another Daly show coming to Comedy Central, and other lineup news
Comedy Central announced it’s entire winter lineup and it looks good. One of the more exciting new shows to hit is Review. The show is about a TV critic, played by Andy Daly, who reviews different life experiences, such as stealing and drug addiction. Daly’s character, Forrest MacNeil, w... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy: A Movie from the 'Workaholics' Guys, and Damon Wayans Jr. Returns to 'New Girl'
by Jessye McGarry -Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg are producing a movie that the guys from Workaholics will write and star in. -Damon Wayans Jr. returned to New Girl for the first time since the pilot, and he'll be staying for the rest of season three. -Here's a big old pile of quo... [Read More]
Too Close For Comfort: Adam Scott’s “Greatest Event in TV History” tribute for Adult Swim
Look, nobody will argue that Too Close For Comfort was one of the greatest shows in TV history, let alone a very good sitcom in the early 1980s. But nobody is here to argue that, anyhow. And if Too Close For Comfort had not existed, would any of us have learned the alternate spelling of Jim as expre... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Jason Mantzoukas Plays Plato and Paul Scheer Makes the Rounds
by Joanna Hausmann 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... [Read More]
Talking to Jason Mantzoukas About 'The League', Improv, and Playing Lovable Lunatics
by Joel Arnold Jason Mantzoukas is known for playing the crazy man, and he couldn’t be happier. The UCB-trained improviser, actor, and writer is most known for his over-the-top and likely psychopathic breakout character Rafi on FXX's The League, but he's also appeared as eccentric perfume... [Read More]
Seth Rogen and Jason Mantzoukas Wrote an Episode of 'The League' About Their Characters Rafi and Dirty Randy
by Bradford Evans Seth Rogen and Jason Mantzoukas are getting their very own episode of The League centered on their characters Dirty Randy and Rafi. According to FXX's TV listings, the fourth episode of the show's fifth season, which starts tonight, is called "Rafi and Dirty Randy" and Rogen and Ma... [Read More]
‘The League’ returns on September 4th, let’s watch all the new promos
The League returns on September 4th, and will be a part of the new FX comedy channel FXX. If you’ve been delaying watching the show because you aren’t a football fan you should really get over that. Mainly because the show isn’t really about sports. Rather it stars a handful of com... [Read More]
Guests for “The Jeselnik Offensive” announced, get tickets to tapings in LA
You’ve seen the promo’s and watched past roasts, now it’s time for Anthony Jeselnik to start taping his new weekly show for Comedy Central, The Jeselnik Offensive. Beginning this Thursday February 14th (Valentine’s Day) Jeselnik will start taping the shows, bringing his style of dark humor and... [Read More]
“The Subculture of Improv,” a short documentary on the UCB
Thrash Lab has released a new 11-minute documentary on improvisation in comedy -- specifically set in the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in Hollywood, and speaking with Matt Walsh, Jason Mantzoukas, Paul Scheer, Ellie Kemper, Kay Cannon and others ... [Read More]
Megan Fox Joins Sacha Baron Cohen's 'The Dictator'
Megan Fox and John C. Reilly are making cameos in Paramount’s The Dictator, the latest Sacha Baron Cohen comedy currently in production in New York, which also features Anna Faris, Ben Kingsley and Jason Mantzoukas. [Read More]