Adam Sandler casts first Netflix film Ridiculous 6 with…Vanilla Ice?
Adam Sandler has cast his first Netflix movie with an interesting variety of actors. Ridiculous 6 will star Sandler with Twilight’s Taylor Lautner, Nick Nolte, Whitney Cummings, Steve Buscemi, Rob Schneider, Nick Swardson and…Vanilla Ice? Entertainment website The Wrap reports that the ... [Read More]
 
Tina Fey’s Fortune Feimster sitcom pilot, Uncle Buck reboot advance at ABC
Tina Fey is getting closer to finally putting comedian Fortune Feimster on network television. ABC ordered a pilot for Family Fortune starring Feimster. ABC was previously developing the comedy project from Tina Fey who attempted to get the Feimster-led Cabbot College on Fox last year. Family Fortun... [Read More]
 
Watch Ted Alexandro’s police brutality bit from Comedy Cellar
Despite our culture of pundit-flooded 24-hour cable news networks, it sometimes often times takes a skilled comedian to effectively broach a sensitive societal issue (See: Jon Stewart, Russell Brand, Larry Wilmore, Stephen Colbert…you get the point). Enter: Ted Alexandro– activist, life... [Read More]
 
Louis C.K. Madison Square Garden shows making history, also he’s doing 1 million other things
The Louis C.K. train does not appear to be slowing down any time soon. FX CEO John Landgraf announced on Sunday that FX bought the television rights to the comedian’s new stand-up special Louis C.K. Live From the Comedy Store. However, in perfect Louis C.K. style, the special will first be ava... [Read More]
 
Comedian Dylan Avila returns to stage after suffering skull fractures in brutal attack (Photos)
Dylan Avila, the comedian who sustained multiple skull fractures after being brutally beaten with a baseball bat while on stage, will make his return to performing on Jan. 17 at the Neptune Theater in Seattle, where he’ll open for Craig Gass. Avila was extremely lucky to make it out of the att... [Read More]
 
Woody Allen’s Amazon deal: Will child molestation allegations hurt the series?
Amazon Studios is taking a chance giving Woody Allen his first-ever TV series (kind of a TV series; it’ll be on the Internet). It’s not a risky move creatively. Woody Allen has been one of the greatest comedy film writer-directors for decades with memorable movies like Annie Hall and Ma... [Read More]
 
Ellen DeGeneres responds to Christian leader Larry Tomczak ‘gay agenda’ editorial (Video)
In a Christian Post Op-Ed published on Jan. 8, panic-driven “cultural commentator” Larry Tomczak exclaims, “The indoctrination and propaganda coming from those advocating a gay lifestyle in our country, classrooms and culture are increasing,” before adding, “All of us n... [Read More]
 
Ellen DeGeneres responds to Christian leader Larry Tomczak ‘gay agenda’ editorial (Video)
In a Christian Post Op-Ed published on Jan. 8, panic-driven “cultural commentator” Larry Tomczak exclaims, “The indoctrination and propaganda coming from those advocating a gay lifestyle in our country, classrooms and culture are increasing,” before adding, “All of us n... [Read More]
 
Comedy Central renews Broad City, season 2 premieres tonight! (Video)
It seems like networks don’t need to see ratings anymore to break big renewal news. Comedy Central has picked up a third season of Broad City on the day of its season premiere. Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson return for season 2 of their realistic comedy series about two twenty something women ... [Read More]
 
Comedy Central renews Broad City, season 2 premieres tonight! (Video)
It seems like networks don’t need to see ratings anymore to break big renewal news. Comedy Central has picked up a third season of Broad City on the day of its season premiere. Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson return for season 2 of their realistic comedy series about two twenty something women ... [Read More]