Seth MacFarlane chosen as David Hasselhoff roast master for Comedy Central
With not much of an explanation, Comedy Central just announced that Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane will act as roast master for the upcoming Roast of David Hasselhoff.nThe highly anticipated even... [Read More]
Live Mitch Hedberg tribute planned for Aug. 12
We have cool news for fans of the late comedian Mitch Hedberg: Mitch’s wife, Lynn Shawcroft, along with his parents, will be hosting a charity event in his honor at the Paramount Theatre in Andersen... [Read More]
Ask Janeane Garofalo questions live through Epix video stream
Janeane Garofalo will be sit down with EPIX’s Faith Salie this Wednesday at 2pm EST in the EPIX Event Theatre.nWhat’s that? And why should I care, you’re asking?nThe Event Theatre is an spot p... [Read More]
David Cross joins Arrested Development creator’s new show
While we all wait for the Arrested Development movie, we’ll have to settle for another semi-reunion. David Cross has officially joined Will Arnett in the cast of Michael Hurwitz’s – the cre... [Read More]
Montreal… Just For Laughs… 2010 IV
The skies opened up and what appeared to be straight-line winds whipped through and tore the street festival asunder! The Place des Arts, just across Rue Ste.-Catherine, was, until that moment bedecke... [Read More]
Montreal… Just For Laughs… 2010 III
We caught the last fifteen minutes of Just For Pitching… we usta accidentally call it “Pitching It.” Now they’ve changed the name of it and they’re billing it as “P... [Read More]
NPR’s Fresh Air has a Mississippi problem courtesy of Louis C.K.
Mississippi Public Broadcasting announced earlier this week that it was dropping Terry Gross’ Fresh Air interview program due to “recurring inappropriate content.” There were several different t... [Read More]
Montreal… Just For Laughs… 2010… II
Gloomy day. Windy, too. There’s a giant slab of crappy weather just south of us and oddly enough, it’s shaped like Philadelphia (but 20 times the size). It’s moving north/northeast, ... [Read More]
Why did Variety choose ‘Fred’ to be on the list with nine respected ‘comics to watch?’
So, you may have heard by now Variety has released their list of 10 Comics to Watch; they do it each year around the time of Montreal’s Just For Laughs comedy festival, the longest running such fest... [Read More]
Last Ten Comics Standing S07E06
Hey! Good for Fortune Feimster for sitting in the audience at the taping of last night’s episode of Last Comic Standing. All of Standup America gets a lesson on how to be a gracious loser (whi... [Read More]