Stephen Colbert Promises That the Remaining 'Colbert Report' Episodes Will Be "Instant Classics"
by Megh Wright During last night's Colbert Report, Stephen took a few moments to reflect on the show's future with only 32 episodes left to go — the same number of episodes Comedy Central ordered back in 2005 as an eight-week tryout — and gave the audience a personal guarantee that the r... [Read More]
Lorde Sings ‘South Park’ Parody Song! Video Of ‘I Am Lorde Ya Ya Ya’ Performance From ‘Royals’ Singer Goes Viral
Lorde is already one of our favorite singers, and she won us over even more by taking her South Park parody in stride. The “Royals” singer performed a bit of “I Am Lorde Ya Ya Ya” during a recent interview. South Park first parodied Lorde on the October 1st episode, when Stan... [Read More]
Mad Men’s Christina Hendricks joins Natasha Leggero’s Comedy Central series ‘Another Period’
Mad Men star Christina Hendricks, who plays Joan Harris on the critically acclaimed AMC drama, will join Natasha Leggero’s Another Period on Comedy Central. The series is executive produced by and stars Leggero and Riki Lindhome as Rhode Island socialites in 1902. Another Period received a 10-... [Read More]
Best Sci-fi Inventions – Top 10 List Podcast – Episode 108
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... [Read More]
Christina Hendricks Joins Natasha Leggero and Riki Lindhome's 'Another Period'
by Megh Wright Natasha Leggero and Riki Lindhome's in-the-works Comedy Central show just added a Mad Men favorite to its cast. Deadline reports that Christina Hendricks has joined the Victorian-era reality show spoof Another Period — which follows Newport, Rhode Island's "first family" the Bel... [Read More]
Bob Odenkirk's Advice to Aspiring Comedy Writers: "Don't Ever Look at What's Happening Now"
by Megh Wright "But I honestly would tell anyone young to start looking at stories and learning story, because I think that’s the next step after people go, 'OK, I've had enough of that improvisation, I've had enough of those short comedy bits. Tell me a story, tell me a more complex story, so... [Read More]
Let’s watch a cut sketch from this weekend’s SNL “Coal Miners”
If you haven’t read our recap of it yet, we felt Bill Hader’s hosting gig of Saturday Night Live this weekend was one of the best we’ve seen in a while. Which is unfortunate when we heard that the show hit a ratings low, Gotham gets the hero it deserves sometimes. But pay no attent... [Read More]
This Week In Comedy: Comedy giants
This week, Dane Cook will make his return to the stand-up world with the debut of his new special, Troublemaker which is set to debut on Showtime Saturday night. Cook, whose meteoric rise in the 00’s has been well documented. But he hasn’t released much in the last few years, choosing to... [Read More]
Larry David Responds To Jennifer Lawrence Crush! ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ Star Also Teases Possible Season 9 In New Interview (PHOTOS)
Jennifer Lawrence made us love her seen more when she revealed her crush on Larry David. Now the Curb Your Enthusiasm star has responded to J.Law’s comments, and his remarks were unsurprisingly hilarious. J.Law was not shy about her affection for Larry David. During a sit-down with Vanity Fair... [Read More]
This week in comedy: Everyone stopped by “Late Night With Seth Meyers”
Well, not everyone, but certainly enough names to make this recurrence a focal point of this week’s happenings. The Daily Show had a share of fun moments too, and, as always, Saturday Night Live made some waves. Let’s recap this week’s news: – Seth Meyers hosted yet anot... [Read More]