Image of Tina Fey defends Olivia Munn, talks “Bossypants” and more on NPR’s “Fresh Air”
Tina Fey defends Olivia Munn, talks “Bossypants” and more on NPR’s “Fresh Air”
Fey grew up to become Saturday Night Live's first female head writer as well as the star and executive producer of NBC's sitcom 30 Rock. Now, she's also a published author. Her new memoir Bossypants contains her thoughts on juggling her roles as actor, daughter, mother, writer and boss on the sets of both SNL and 30 Rock. [Read More]
 
More Presenters and Attendees Announced for The Comedy Awards
There are just two more days until the first annual Comedy Awards tape at New York's Hammerstein Ballroom. I'll be there live-blogging the big event on Saturday, but more importantly a ton of amazing comedy people are going to be there. Li... [Read More]
 
VIDEO: Tracy Morgan says Sarah Palin is good masturbation material
Can we all agree that Tracy Morgan really isn’t all that funny in the classical sense– and that we laugh at him mainly because he says stupid shit? Of course, we can’t agree on that. But, I’m saying it anyway. Here’s th... [Read More]
 
Image of Tracy Morgan to Star in First Dramatic Role
Tracy Morgan to Star in First Dramatic Role
While he doesn't have any lines in the trailer, Tracy Morgan is billed second towards the end of the trailer for the very dramatic drama Son of No One. The film does indeed look very dramatic! People are definitely depicted arguing, closing door... [Read More]
 
Image of Tracy Morgan to Miss 2-3 30 Rock Episodes Due to Kidney Transplant
Tracy Morgan to Miss 2-3 30 Rock Episodes Due to Kidney Transplant
Tracy Morgan, who suffers from diabetes, received a kidney transplant earlier this month. Because of that, he'll miss two or three episodes of 30 Rock airing in March. "Executive producer Tina Fey and her team of scribes plan to address Morgan’s absence by saying he has some... [Read More]
 
Image of The Golden Age of the Comedy Confessional Book - Sarah Silverman, Charlie Murphy, Howie Mandel, Tracy Morgan, Satiristas!, Pam Grier
The Golden Age of the Comedy Confessional Book - Sarah Silverman, Charlie Murphy, Howie Mandel, Tracy Morgan, Satiristas!, Pam Grier
We are in the midst of a golden age of the comedy confessional. The last time the seedy underbelly of the funny biz was bared this baldly might have been when Yorrick’s skull was discovered in Act 5 of Hamlet. [Read More]
 
Image of Fifteen Things We Learned at Tracy Morgan’s TimesTalk | Vulture
Fifteen Things We Learned at Tracy Morgan’s TimesTalk | Vulture
On Saturday night as part of the New York Comedy Festival, Tracy Morgan joined New York Times media reporter Bill Carter for the latest TimesTalk event. Ever the trouper, Tracy was there to promote his upcoming HBO stand-up special, Tracy Morgan: Black and Blue, despite a broken heart: "To be here today is really special for me, because I just recently broke up with my girlfriend, so my heart is a little shattered," he said. "So you guys, I love you, and this makes me feel very good, being here ... [Read More]
 
Image of Preview: Tracy Morgan: Black and Blue (video)
Preview: Tracy Morgan: Black and Blue (video)
Watch a preview clip from Tracy Morgan’s HBO debut stand-up special, Black and Blue. [Read More]
 
Image of Times Talks Live Interview with Tracy Morgan on Livestream, Saturday, Nov. 6 at 4pm ET
Times Talks Live Interview with Tracy Morgan on Livestream, Saturday, Nov. 6 at 4pm ET
In honor of the 2010 New York Comedy Festival, comedian-actor-author Tracy Morgan will sit down with New York Times national media reporter Bill Carter for an exclusive interview on Saturday, November 6 at 4PM ET/1PM PT. Livestream will broadcast this intimate look at Tracy as he speaks on his ever-evolving career and upcoming HBO comedy special, “Tracy Morgan: Black and Blue." Fans can watch the sold-out live interview on Times Talks' Livestream page at http://livestream.com/nytimes. [Read More]
 
Image of Tracy Morgan, the Comedy Bender | America's Comedy
Tracy Morgan, the Comedy Bender | America's Comedy
“Put your kids to sleep, ’cause it’s getting real!” Emmy nominated comedian, actor and just a very funny guy Tracy Morgan will debut on HBO with an hour adults only stand-up special “Tracy Morgan: Black and Blue.” “The special is going to be all the elements: fire, water, earth, air, the comedy bender, the avatar of comedy experience,” said the 41-year-old comic. [Read More]