Here’s the trailer for season 2 of “Orange Is The New Black”
Netflix has become a real contender for great TV. Not only do they premier new comedy specials often but they also have had some very successful TV series, including the dark comedy Orange is the New Black. The prison “dramedy” got a lot of positive attention in it’s first go aroun... [Read More]
Tom Segura on Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson
Tom Segura needs a hobby. As a stand-up comedian who works the road, Segura has a lot of down time. And as he explained to the audience on Wednesday's episode of The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, that leaves him with room on his schedule for something to occupy his time. And sometimes, porn an... [Read More]
Meet Me In New York: Christian Finnegan
What do they say about New York City: There are eight million stories, and sometimes it seems as though eight million of the people telling them think they're comedians? No, that's not it. It is a fact, though, that America's biggest city is also its biggest comedy mecca. Hollywood may be Hollywood,... [Read More]
Talking with Rhys Darby About 'Short Poppies,' 'Flight of the Conchords,' and Playing Silly Characters Seriously
by Megh Wright Most comedians are lucky to land a bit part for their first television gig, but New Zealand standup Rhys Darby struck gold when his friends Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement cast him in their HBO series Flight of the Conchords as the two-man band's incompetent manager Murray Hewitt. I... [Read More]
Watch a Season 8 Sneak Peek of 'Trailer Park Boys'
by Megh Wright The new season of Trailer Park Boys won't be on Netflix until the fall, but for now there's this preview/round of life updates from Ricky, Julian, Bubbles, and even J-Roc. Julian runs a new bar/gym, Ricky has insulated his trailer with weed, Bubbles has started a "Shed-n-Breakfast" fo... [Read More]
Watch a Season 8 Sneak Peek of 'Trailer Park Boys'
by Megh Wright The new season of Trailer Park Boys won't be on Netflix until the fall, but for now there's this preview/round of life updates from Ricky, Julian, Bubbles, and even J-Roc. Julian runs a new bar/gym, Ricky has insulated his trailer with weed, Bubbles has started a "Shed-n-Breakfast" fo... [Read More]
The Beginner's Guide to the Canadian Mockumentary Series 'Trailer Park Boys'
by Megh Wright Last month, Netflix announced that the Canadian comedy series Trailer Park Boys is returning for an eighth and ninth season on the streaming network after a seven-year hiatus. While the show became a big hit in Canada, it has yet to gain the same level of superfandom down in the State... [Read More]
Netflix Will Air 8-Episode Series Created by and Starring Rhys Darby from 'Flight of the Conchords'
by Bradford Evans THR reports that Netflix will debut a new comedy series called Short Poppies, created by and starring Rhys Darby, who played clueless band manager Murray on Flight of the Conchords. Short Poppies is a mockumentary about a journalist visiting a small New Zealand town. Darby wil... [Read More]
Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda to reunite, star in new Netflix sitcom, “Grace and Frankie”
Netflix has announced a new 13-episode single-cam sitcom, Grace and Frankie, that reunites Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda as "long-time rivals brought together by a rather unusual change in their marital circumstances." Tomlin and Fonda famously teamed up with Dolly Parton in the 1980 movie musical, 9 T... [Read More]
Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin to Star in Netflix Comedy 'Grace and Frankie'
by Megh Wright Today Netflix announced that they've signed former Nine to Five co-stars Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin to star in an upcoming original comedy series on the streaming network, Deadline reports. Titled Grace and Frankie, the half-hour series was created by Friends co-creator Marta Kaufmman... [Read More]