Rob Riggle doesn’t want you to watch this video
Last night on Conan, Rob Riggle shared an important imperative with the world: Stop watching Web videos! With the help of JB Smoove, Horatio Sanz, New Girl‘s Jake Johnson, and Parks and Recreation‘s Alison Becker, Riggle pleads with consu... [Read More]
Louis C.K. in talks for dramatic role in David O’Russell’s next movie
He’s already snagged a role in Woody Allen’s upcoming flick (Blue Jasmine), and now Louis C.K. is in talks to join the cast of the Oscar-nominated, Golden Globe-winning Silver Linings Playbook writer and director David O’ Russell... [Read More]
AXS to debut new “Gotham Comedy Live” weekly TV stand-up showcase
Live at Gotham may be no more, but there's an even more literally live live stand-up comedy showcase debuting at Gotham Comedy Club this Thursday night. Mark Cuban's AXS TV (formerly HDNet) will debut Gotham Comedy Live at 10 p.m. EST Thursday. The h... [Read More]
Nick DiPaolo departs “The Nick and Artie Show,” Lange going solo
With a week of guest hosts on the show last week, rumblings started happening around the world of The Nick and Artie Show that something big was afoot. Speculation ranged all over the place and given comedian Artie Lange’s troubled past, it’s not much of a surprise some thought his healt... [Read More]
“My Life Is A Joke”: Five comedians talk about getting a boost of their OWN from Oprah
If you caught David Letterman's sit-down interview with Oprah Winfrey last weekend, then you might have noticed ads promoting a special "sneak peek" at a series called My Life is a Joke. Well, it's not a series just yet. But it is something special -... [Read More]
First autistic Miss America contestant will perform stand-up comedy
Although we’re not huge fans of beauty contests, we’d be remiss if we didn’t mention this cool little tidbit about Miss Montana’s role in tomorrow night’s Miss America pageant. It turns out that Alexis Wineman, 18, is th... [Read More]
The first ‘Community’ preview of season four is here! (Video)
The Feb. 7 premiere of Community’s fourth season is fast approaching, you guys. And with it comes a major concern, namely will it be as lovably wacky without the guidance of show creator and executive producer Dan Harmon? Well, if this first clip – i... [Read More]
Chris Christie asks comedy community to spread the word about Hurricane Sandy
Unless you’ve been hiding under your covers for the last few days — and why wouldn’t you be? — you’ve undoubtedly seen or heard New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie lashing out at House Speaker John Boehner for dragging his fe... [Read More]
Mitch Hurwitz reveals details about the new season of Arrested Development
Although there’s no official release date for Arrested Development’s long-awaited fourth season – it’ll happen sometime in May – we’re getting increasingly more detailed information about what to expect. In an interview with USA Today, show creator M... [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]