Norm Macdonald recalls the week of making SNL40 happen, and the Eddie Murphy performance that almost happened
Norm Macdonald is as straight a shooter of one-liners and longer punchline-laden jokes as there has ever been in stand-up comedy. It made his tenure as Weekend Update anchor stand out so much he was the only one fired from his Saturday Night Live gig midseason. It has made his stand-up specials memo... [Read More]
“Saturday Night Live” unveils 36 former stars and popular guests returning for 40th anniversary
In case you missed it due to to many wings or puppy bowls, during the Super Bowl, Saturday Night Live ran two 30 second clips during the game. Both revealed 36 total names of popular past guests and cast members that will be returning/taking part its 40th anniversary event, SNL 40, which airs live o... [Read More]
Kevin Pollak’s directorial debut “Misery Loves Comedy” scooped up by Tribeca Film and boasts star studded cast
Tribeca Film announced they have acquired the rights to Kevin Pollak’s  documentary Misery Loves Comedy which is his directorial debut. Tom Hanks, Jimmy Fallon, Amy Schumer, Judd Apatow, Jon Favreau, Lisa Kudrow, Larry David, Steve Coogan, Jim Gaffigan, Nick Swardson and Maria B... [Read More]
Funny Or Die casts Evan Rachel Wood as Tom Hanks character in Big, horrible things occur (Video)
For reasons still not fully explained the 1988 Tom Hanks hit Big, wherein a pre-pubescent boy magically turns into an adult and fucks Elizabeth Perkins, is considered a family comedy. Well, the folks at Funny or Die enlisted Evan Rachel Wood and Glee star Darren Criss to flip the script. In its vers... [Read More]
Top 10 List Podcast – Best Tom Hanks Movies
In each episode of The Top 10 List Podcast a panel of comedians compete to get as many of their individual picks, from a list they prepared before the show, on a final top 10 list. Episode topics range from People who Changed the World to Most Doable Hollywood Actors. The Top 10 List Podcast is host... [Read More]
Watch Adam Scott’s final ‘The Greatest Event in Television History’
Last night was the forth and final episode in Adam Scott’s The Greatest Event in Television History TV series. Ya know, that one where he and a bunch of his comedy friends get together and do a shot for shot remake of a classic TV show opening title sequence and [adult swim] airs it? Scott [&h... [Read More]
Steve Martin receives an honorary Oscar from the Academy Awards
Steve Martin has hosted the Academy Awards three times, but never won an Oscar until this weekend, when the Academy awarded him with one of its honorary Governors Awards. Tom Hanks and Martin Short helped introduce Martin at the star-studded banquet. Here is Martin's heartfelt acceptance speech. Rol... [Read More]