Natasha Leggero inks stand-up and pilot deal with Comedy Central
Comedy Central has agreed to produce a stand-up special for Natasha Leggero and executive produced by the Comedy Central queen as well. I say “Comedy Central queen” because she has recently been killing it for them. She is the voice of Ethel on Brickleberry, a guest panelist on @midnight... [Read More]
NBC orders ‘Anchorman’-style astronaut sitcom pilot from Will Ferrell
If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like if Ron Burgundy took to space, well then you are going to be happy to read this news. Will Ferrell just got a sitcom pilot order from the folks at NBC for what’s being described as “Anchorman as an astronaut.” The potential new se... [Read More]
Paul Rudd to Star in Adam Scott's Fourth and Final 'Greatest Event in Television History'
by Bradford Evans Adam Scott's fourth Greatest Event in Television History special is set to air on Adult Swim next Thursday, January 23rd, and Entertainment Weekly has revealed that Paul Rudd will be co-starring with Scott in the new installment. The specials, which have been shot-for-shot rem... [Read More]
Drake his hosting ‘Saturday Night Live’ this week, here are promos
Saturday Night Live is back people! Their first show of 2014, and probable debut of a new cast member. This week musical guest and host Jimmy Brooks Drake will serve as the show’s ringleader and here are some promos to re-ignite your Bobby Moynihan feelings from their cold winter slumber.Drake... [Read More]
Jimmy Fallon and Bruce Springsteen send up NJ’s governer with a late night song (video)
A lot has been going on with New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and his “Bridgegate” fiasco and who better to make jokes of it than Jimmy Fallon. Last night, Fallon jumped on stage in character to relay the message of another NJ resident Bruce Springsteen. But moments into the performanc... [Read More]
Michael Cera and John Hawkes sign on for new Charlie Kaufman FX comedy
It was announced today at the Television Critics Association’s Winter press tour that Michael Cera and John Hawkes have joined the cast of FX’s new pilot How & Why. The show will be written, directed and executive produced by Charlie Kaufman and Anthony Bregman. The show sounds prett... [Read More]
Louis C.K. and Zach Galifianakis will work together on new FX comedy pilot
Near the end of 2013 Louis C.K. inked a deal with FX to develop new shows on the network that already acts as the home to his critically acclaimed TV show Louie. The deal was for C.K. to work to get projects off the ground whether they be his ideas or ideas of people he […]Louis C.K. and Zach... [Read More]
Stephen Colbert and his big ol’ green dildo (video)
Last night Stephen Colbert played with a dildo. Why, you ask? To prove a point really, and that point was advertising. You see, Colbert addressed a new trend in television where ad companies digitally enhance parts of TV shows to incorporate more ads. The reason is frankly because of us consumers an... [Read More]
Watch Kristen Wiig’s awkward first date on ‘Kimmel’
Last night, thanks to Jimmy Kimmel Live, we all had first row seats to Kristen Wiig’s blind date. While on the show, Kristen received a phone call, which reminded her to tell Jimmy, she had double booked, oops. She apparently met this guy named David online and just told him to come to the sho... [Read More]
HBO’s ‘Girls’ renewed for a fourth season before third season starts
People are already talking about the third season of Girls, even though it hasn’t started yet. However, whatever problems you have with it or don’t have with it don’t matter, because it was just renewed for a fourth season. That’s right, HBO made the announcement at the 2014 ... [Read More]