Monty Python reunion happening in July 2014 in London, will be taped
As promised earlier this week, the surviving members of Monty Python announced their reunion plans today at a press conference from London’s Playhouse Theatre. A conference which contained Python’s traditional brand of humor and was also presented by Warwick Davis. The forthcoming show w... [Read More]
‘Muppets Most Wanted’ trailer here; why isn’t it April yet?
After taking a 12 year break from the big screen 2011′s The Muppets was a welcome return for the franchise, appealing to both kids and the now-adults that grew up watching Kermit, Fozzy, and the rest of the posse. Jason Segel was a welcome presence as well. While he’s not going to be in ... [Read More]
Comedy Central Renews 'Adam DeVine's House Party' for Season 2
by Bradford Evans Comedy Central has renewed its newest standup show, Adam DeVine's House Party. The network has given a second season order to the series, which debuted on October 24th. Hosted by Workaholics star/co-creator Adam DeVine, House Party is a standup showcase with a narrative elemen... [Read More]
Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall discuss why ‘Coming to America’ never had a sequel
Hard to believe, but this year actually marks the 25th anniversary of Coming to America. I understand that it’s an older movie but it’s still surprising the movie is just as old as me. With the flick being a total classic, many people wanted to know why a sequel was never made. Last nigh... [Read More]
Jimmy Pardo Is Hosting His Fifth Annual Podcast Marathon for Charity
by Bradford Evans Jimmy Pardo, host of the podcast Never Not Funny is set for his the Fifth Annual Pardcast-a-Thon, the annual podcast marathon he does to benefit the charity Smile Train. The event will take place from noon to midnight PST on Friday, November 29th, with Zach Galifianakis, Patton Osw... [Read More]
Ali Siddiq named grand prize winner of Comedy Central’s Up Next
After the votes have been tallied and the laughter died down, Comedy Central’s Up Next has chosen a winner for their Up Next competition for CC: Certified Clubs. The Up Next Fan’s Pick has gone to Ali Siddiq, who wins an appearance on a future Comedy Central stand-up series, a performanc... [Read More]
Joel Hodgson Is Bringing Back 'Mystery Science Theater 3000's Turkey Day
by Bradford Evans Mystery Science Theater 3000 creator and original host Joel Hodgson is resurrecting the show's Thanksgiving marathon Turkey Day this year, EW reports. Celebrating MST3K's 25th anniversary, Hodgson will be curating and hosting Turkey Day on on Thursday, Novem... [Read More]
Fox Is Developing a Comedy Written by Matt Gourley and Amanda Lund; Jack Black and Diablo Cody Producing
by Bradford Evans Fox just bought a new workplace comedy called Wunderland, written by Matt Gourley and Amanda Lund with Diablo Cody supervising and Jack Black producing via his company Electric Dynamite, Deadline reports. The comedy takes place behind the scenes at America's most popular (fictional... [Read More]
Patton Oswalt Will Host the Independent Spirit Awards
by Bradford Evans Patton Oswalt has been named the host of the 2014 Independent Spirit Awards, the annual awards show honoring independent filmmakers. The ceremony will take place in the afternoon on March 1st and will air on IFC that night at 10pm. Oswalt follows last year's host Andy Samberg. Seth... [Read More]
Marc Maron, Drew Carey appear in rad Bob Dylan video
Love him or loathe him, there’s no denying that Bob Dylan is a legend. And now the songsmith is getting a box set worthy of his legacy. The Complete Album Collection Vol. One is a 41-CD behemoth that comes with all 35 of his studio albums, six live albums, and two “Side Track” disc... [Read More]