Tom Green Live to launch on AXS TV in October 2013
Tom Green is back on cable TV. The lovably loony Canadian comedian has taken his talk show from cable access to MTV to his home in the hills and now back to Burbank, where he'll be broadcasting Tom Green Live on Thursday nights for AXS TV, starting next Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013. He won't be quite at h... [Read More]
Tom Green Is Hosting a New Live Talk Show for AXS TV
by Bradford Evans Comedian Tom Green is coming back to television. Cable channel AXS TV announced this morning that Green will be hosting a new weekly talk show, aptly titled Tom Green Live, that'll debut Thursday, October 3rd at 9pm EST. The one-hour show will be live and will take video calls from... [Read More]
After Nearly 20 Years Off the Air, 'The Arsenio Hall Show' Is Back
by Bradford Evans Arsenio Hall's revival of his self-titled early '90s late night show is set to debut tonight. The Arsenio Hall Show is airing in syndication in local markets across 95% of the country (find your station here) in the 11pm-12am timeslot in most markets. Hall took some time off to sta... [Read More]
Alec Baldwin Is Hosting a Talk Show for MSNBC Starting in October
by Bradford Evans Alec Baldwin has found his first post-30 Rock TV job: hosting a primetime talk show for MSNBC. Although word got out about the show last month, MSNBC made the news official today. The new series, a "current events and culture talk show," is called Up Late with Alec Baldwin, and it'... [Read More]
The Late Night Guest Hall of Fame
by Bradford Evans Everyone wants to be funny on a late night show, but only a handful of comedians are known for making every talk show appearance they do a work of art. Anytime you see someone like Bill Murray or Louis C.K. on the docket for a late night interview, you know it's going to be somethi... [Read More]
Scott Aukerman talks about presiding over the second season of IFC’s Comedy Bang! Bang!
Scott Aukerman doesn't host Comedy Bang! Bang! on IFC, so much as he presides over a circus of characters and interviews that aren't interviews, to the point where any viewers who thought they'd tuned into a proverbial late-night talk show come to realize that they'll enjoy it once they embrace the ... [Read More]
First look: Kirk Fox as host of “The Test”
"If I'm doing my job correctly, it's going to be a beginning to a new chapter in their life." That's stand-up comedian Kirk Fox. But he's not talking comedy. He's talking the talk as the host of new daytime syndicated program, The Test. As he noted o... [Read More]
Kirk Fox to host new DNA dispute talk show, “The Test”
Looks as though Kirk Fox has passed Dr. Phil's tests. Phil and Jay McGraw's Stage 29 Productions (which puts out other daytime TV fare such as The Doctors) has announced plans for Fox to host The Test, a one-hour talk show syndicated throughout Ameri... [Read More]
Best in Comedy 2012: The breakout year of Chris Hardwick
BBC America announced Wednesday that it's giving Chris Hardwick and his Nerdist colleagues a promotion -- a full, regular season of hourlong episodes of The Nerdist comedy variety show for 2013. “As a huge fanboy of nerd culture stuff, we at the Nerd... [Read More]
Comedy Doesn’t Like Republicans
Yeah, it’s poll day and hopefully all this political bullshit will finally subside. It’s been a shitty last few months for those who realize what Electoral College is and are tired of the bitch-fits between each side of the political spectrum.  It ha... [Read More]