Jay Leno close to signing with CNBC to host primetime car show
Jay Leno left his post at The Tonight Show less than eight months ago, but the veteran comedian is already making plans to return to television. It seems Leno is about to ink a deal with CNBC to host a show about cars (his well-known passion) during primetime hours, not late night. This, according t... [Read More]
 
George Carlin to be honored by Colin Quinn, Keith Olbermann as George Carlin Way unveiled (Exclusive)
This past summer, three years after comedian Kevin Bartini launched a fraught-filled campaign to rename a New York City street after the late George Carlin, the city council passed a bill to do just that. Mayor Bill de Blasio signed the order that would allow the 400 block of West 121st Street  ... [Read More]
 
National Anthem Singer Falls On Ice … See Hilarious Video Of Mark Donnelly Tripping Over Red Carpet
Hockey can be a brutal sport, but apparently just singing the national anthem can be dangerous too. Mark Donnelly found this out the hard way, as he took a hilarious spill while performing “O Canada” at a recent British Columbia Hockey League game. Mark Donnelly is no stranger to singing... [Read More]
 
‘Saturday ‘Night Live’ Stole Groundlings Sketch? Comedy Troupe Accuse ‘SNL’ Of Ripping Off Tina Turner Skit (VIDEO)
Did Saturday Night Live steal one of its sketches from The Groundlings? Two members of the famed improv comedy group made the accusation this weekend. The SNL sketch in question featured stars Cecily Strong and Sasheer Zamata, along with guest host Sarah Silverman, performing the Tina Turner hit &ld... [Read More]
 
‘Better Call Saul’ music video with Bob Odenkirk is insanely bizarre
Whatcha gonna do when you’re sad Breaking Bad’s gone? Ya better call Saul! AMC’s spin-off series Better Call Saul continues to tease fans of Bob Odenkirk’s shady New Mexico lawyer character with a music video (?) of sorts. Country music icon Junior Brown throws down some tune... [Read More]
 
My Pod Week: Week ending 10/05/14
Mike Flinn (@realmikeflinn) isn't just a podcast producer and engineer; he's also an avid fan of the form. "My Pod Week" recaps and reviews the many varied comedy podcasts Flinn listened to or attended live tapings of during the previous week. Enjoy! HOUND TALL DISCUSSION SERIES with MOSHE KASHER (H... [Read More]
 
Jason Alexander’s Son Is Dating Architect; Former ‘George Costanza’ From ‘Seinfeld’ Tweets About ‘Brutal Irony’
Jason Alexander is years removed from  his Seinfeld days, but it seems he can’t escape the role that made him famous. Even his personal life is starting to imitate the world of George Costanza. Alexander shared this fact last week with the below tweet. In a flagrant display of brutal iron... [Read More]
 
Bill Burr on NFL, why women hate seeing men happy (Video)
What can be said about Bill Burr that hasn’t already been said about Bill Burr. He’s a blue-collar Confucius. A ginger Jack Handey. The layman’s Christopher Hitchens. Ol’Billy Redface brings with him astute observations in the tongue of a thousand Boston transplants with the ... [Read More]
 
Chelsea Handler’s ‘Uganda Be Kidding Me’ for Netflix gets a trailer (Video)
It´s only been a month since Chelsea Handler said farewell to her late night show Chelsea Lately, but as one of the hardest working humans in comedy, she’d be hard pressed to take a break. After seven years boosting ratings and comedians’ careers, Handler is embarking on a new epic... [Read More]
 
Saturday Night Live: Sarah Silverman as Joan Rivers, ISIS, Ebola, Vitamix and more (Videos)
To say this weekend’s episode of Saturday Night Live was better than last week’s season opener would be a sever understatement. Last night veteran comedian Sarah Silverman led SNL to a consistently entertaining, funny and smart show. Let’s hope the show can maintain the rest of the... [Read More]