Snoop Doggy Dogg Jumps Into Comedy
It has been confirmed to Humor Mill Magazine that Snoop Doggy Dogg has inked a multi-platform deal with MTV that involves a comedy variety show, a new album, and inclusion in the Rock Band video game franchise. [Read More]
Comic TV Appearances: Tues, 2/10 - Sat, 2/14
Christopher Titus: Love is Evol premieres Saturday, February 14 at 10pm on Comedy Central. Comic television appearances include Bill Maher, Lewis Black, Don Rickles, Demetri Martin, Kevin Hart, Jake Johannsen, Alonzo Bodden and Rebecca Corry. [Read More]
Spike TV Orders 10 Episodes of New Comedy Series, 'Players,' Created by Matt Walsh
Spike TV has greenlit a new, original half-hour comedy, "Players," which follows two brothers with opposite personalities trying to run a sports bar. Created by Matt Walsh, one of the founders of the acclaimed improvisational comedy troupe Upright Citizens Brigade, "Players" is a Principato Young Entertainment Production and shoots in Los Angeles in February and premieres this summer on Spike TV. [Read More]
Sam Reich, director of CollegeHumor TV - the comic's comic Interview
MTV continues to dip its toes back into the waters of actual professional comedy (as opposed to the "reality" programming most viewers watch for laughs) this Sunday with the premiere of The CollegeHumor Show (9:30 p.m. Eastern). It has an initial six-episode order. What should we expect? [Read More]
The State's David Wain, Thomas Lennon and Kerri Kenney-Silver - A.V. Club Interview
The A.V. Club took statements from The State's David Wain, Thomas Lennon, and Kerri Kenney-Silver on the subjects of reuniting, writing, and where the hell that complete-series DVD set is hiding. [Read More]
CollegeHumor.com laughs all the way to a Mtv series
Since its launch in 1999, Collegehumor.com has evolved into a go-to site for 6 million visitors monthly, a comedy tour, a T-shirt business, books and now a television series, MTV's The CollegeHumor Show. It premieres Sunday (9:30 p.m. ET/PT). [Read More]
Comic TV Appearances: Mon, 2/2 - Sun, 2/8
Comfortably Dumb premieres Sunday, February 8 at 11pm on Comedy Central. Comic television appearances include Steve Martin, D.L. Hughley, Garry Shandling, Don Rickles, Jeffrey Ross, Demetri Martin, Nick Kroll, Joe Clair and Joe DeRosa. [Read More]
Comic TV Appearances: Sun, 1/25 - Sat, 1/31
Katt Williams: It's Pimpin' Pimpin‘ premieres Sunday, January 25 on Comedy Central. Comic television appearances include Kevin Hart, Steve Harvey, Lisa Lampanelli, Mike Birbiglia, Dov Davidoff, Tony Rock and Jamie Lissow. Full listings after the jump.. [Read More]
Fox picks up 'Absolutely Fabulous' pilot
It's "Ab Fab" time at Fox. The network has handed a pilot pickup to "Absolutely Fabulous," an U.S. version of the cult British comedy about a neurotic fashion publicist, Edina, and her best friend Patsy, an outrageous fashion editor, who drive Eddie's sensible teen daughter, Saffron, up the wall with their wild behavior. [Read More]
From Obama, no drama and so far, even less comedy
Barack Obama is no barrel of laughs — at least not yet. Just hours after his inauguration in front of millions of adoring fans, late-night talk show hosts who've consistently made politicians the brunt of their jokes were gentle to a fault. [Read More]