Stephen Colbert’s #CancelColbert Twitter controversy plays out on Colbert Report (Video)
Stephen Colbert on The Colbert Report last night spent the majority of his Comedy Central show addressing the #CancelColbert controversy that erupted on Twitter last week. The show opened with Colbert’s staff exiting their Comedy Central headquarters with boxes, the set of The Colbert Report s... [Read More]
Louis CK’s 9-minute SNL monologue examines religion, death, daughters
Louis C.K.’s second stint hosting Saturday Night Live went down last night, and his performance throughout the night — especially his 9-minute monologue — lived up, if not, surpassed the episode he hosted on Nov. 3, 2012, for which he was nominated for an Emmy in the category of Ou... [Read More]
Marc Maron and Adam Carolla talk technology on PBS Web series ‘Everything But The News’ (Video)
The PBS original Web series Everything But The News with host Steve Goldbloom explores tech in California. Their newest episode, which launched this week on PBS’s YouTube page, examines the effects of technology on the state of comedy. Goldbloom talks to podcasters Marc Maron and Adam Carolla,... [Read More]
Watch Gabriel Iglesias, Marlon Wayans in ‘A Haunted House 2′ trailer (Video)
Gabriel Iglesias is stepping up his movie game. After voice work in hit animated films Planes and The Nut Job, and a small part in the male stripper story Magic Mike, a new trailer for A Haunted House 2 shows the fluffy comedian alongside a line-up of talented comedic actors for the horror genre spo... [Read More]
Lindsay Lohan and Billy Eichner smash a car in honor of How I Met Your Mother (Video)
Millions of comedy fans are super depressed over the ending of How I Met Your Mother. But perhaps Lindsay Lohan and Billy Eichner are the most upset. The proof is in this video from Funny Or Die, wherein Lohan and Eichner employ some sledgehammers in order to feel some catharsis over the mega popula... [Read More]
George Lopez revisits Lopez Tonight, Conan and Leno (the Late-Night TV Wars of 2010), in his first visit in nine years with Howard Stern
George Lopez hadn't visited Howard Stern's SiriusXM morning radio show since before Stern had moved to satellite radio. In the nine years that had elapsed, Lopez had left behind a successful ABC sitcom; gotten a kidney transplant from his wife, whom he later divorced; launched a late-night talk show... [Read More]
Louis C.K. reveals the real Louis C.K. in Saturday Night Live promos (Video)
While you eagerly wait for the season four premiere of Louie on May 5, you could help sate your Louis C.K. appetite this weekend when he hosts Saturday Night Live. To give you a wee taste, NBC just released these promos with C.K. and Kenan Thompson, wherein C.K. finally reveals his true identity. En... [Read More]
Comedians in Courthouses Getting Cuffed: Lenny Bruce and George Carlin, December 1962
On Dec. 5, 1962, Lenny Bruce was both comedy icon and outlaw at the age of 37. He had played Carnegie Hall and released the recording as a triple-album, and was just beginning to amass a lengthy arrest record, too. On that night, Bruce was performing at the Gate of Horn in Chicago. In the audience, ... [Read More]
Sirens takes Internet stalking to new level for a good cause (Video)
As news for Denis Leary’s new FX comedy pilot rolls in, feedback for his recently-launched USA comedy Sirens builds up. Remaining in the public service vain of his firefighter series Rescue Me, Sirens is a comedy about three EMTs “who are great at saving lives but not much else.” I... [Read More]
Tori Spelling and Jennie Garth reunite for comedy ‘Mystery Girls’ on ABC Family (Video)
It’s been 14 years since Tori Spelling and Jennie Garth starred alongside each other on Beverly Hills 90210. But come June 25, the real-life pals will reunite on Mystery Girls for ABC Family. The light-hearted comedy series follows Holly (Tori) and Charlie (Jennie) as former television detecti... [Read More]