Taran Killam discusses one of his favorite SNL characters on ‘Late Night’
Taran Killam stopped by Late Night for Seth Meyers to catch up with his old coworker and friend, Seth Meyers. While the two start off by talking about Taran’s impersonations and quick appearance in Twelve Years a Slave, the highlight seemed to be discussing Taran’s Jebidiah Atkinson char... [Read More]
Seth Meyers and Taran Killam Talk Jebidiah Atkinson and More on 'Late Night'
by Megh Wright SNL's Taran Killam was a guest on last night's Late Night, and he and Meyers discussed everything from a failed Jebidiah Atkinson joke to being on a pirate ship with Bobby Moynihan at Comic Con to his cut New Jersey birds show sketch "Boids" with Vanessa Bayer, which Killam agreed to ... [Read More]
Fred Tells Seth About His Young Adult Novels on 'Late Night'
by Megh Wright Seth Meyers continued drilling Fred Armisen on his fibbing habit on Friday by asking about his alleged young adult novel "quadrulidy" which Armisen explained as a guide called Don't Throw Pebbles. It sounds like a very relaxing book for youngsters, though Armisen probably should fix t... [Read More]
This Week In Comedy: Raise the river, move the ocean
Will Ferrell and Robert Redford hilariously insult each other in order to save a river. [Grist] Get Finger Blasted by Amy Schumer. [Laughspin] Cameron Esposito is recording her second album. [Twitter] The much talked about return of Last Comic Standing is returning on May 22nd. [Deadline] Aimee Mann... [Read More]
Jimmy Fallon's 'Tonight Show' Is Still Killing It in the Ratings
by Megh Wright According to Variety, while Fallon was expected to do well as new host of The Tonight Show, just how well he's been doing has risen far above previous expectations. Last week's late night Nielsen ratings have come in, and The Tonight Show raked in an average of 4.26 million viewers, e... [Read More]
Seth Meyers Goes Over Some of His Favorite Jorbus Video Games
by Megh Wright Seth Meyers recently was forced to go through some boxes of childhood stuff, and he unearthed his old Montgomery Ward Jorbus system in the process. Given the new discovery, Meyers figured it'd be the perfect time to tell the audience about some of his favorite Jorbus games — Tr... [Read More]
Eugene Mirman on Late Night with Seth Meyers
Eugene Mirman's routines have a non sequitur vibe upon first blush, but if you change your focus just a smidge, it all blends together harmoniously. Take Mirman's performance on Wednesday night's Late Night with Seth Meyers. He opens with a bit about an audition scene set in the 1920s -- topica... [Read More]
'Late Night' to Reenact Cut 'SNL' Sketches in "Second Chance Theater"
by Megh Wright During his interview with fellow SNL alum Jason Sudeikis last night, Seth Meyers mentioned that in the near future, Late Night plans to round up SNL cast members to perform some of their weirdest sketches that were cut from the show in a segment called "Second Chance Theater." Will ... [Read More]
Fred Tells Seth About His New 'Star Wars' Role on 'Late Night'
by Megh Wright On last night's Late Night, Fred Armisen shared his most recent fake news by revealing to Meyers that he landed quite the part in the upcoming Star Wars movie as outer space. It's a demanding and artistically abstract role, but he seems pretty confident that he can pull it off. 0 Co... [Read More]
This week in comedy: Pranking SXSW
Jimmy Kimmel once again pranked music fans at a festival. This time, SXSW. [Jimmy Kimmel Live] There’s a porn parody of Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee. [Wood Rocket] President Obama talked about his appearance on Zach Galifianakis’ Between Two Ferns. [Washington Post] The Big Bang Theo... [Read More]