Henry Winkler Will Play Jean-Ralphio's Dad on 'Parks and Rec'
by Bradford Evans It looks like we'll be meeting more of Jean-Ralphio's family next season on Parks and Recreation. THR reports that living TV legend Henry Winkler will be playing the dad of actor Ben Schwartz's popular club-hobbing douchebag character, Jean-Ralphio Saperstein. The news comes a year... [Read More]
Glenn Howerton Says He Was Misquoted and Season 10 Might Not Be 'Always Sunny's Last
by Bradford Evans Earlier this week in an interview with Rolling Stone, Glenn Howerton was quoted as saying that It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia will end its run following its tenth season, set to air in 2014. Yesterday evening, Howerton took to Twitter to explain that he was misquoted in the inte... [Read More]
Kevin Downey Jr.’s quarterfinal performance on America’s Got Talent 2013
Kevin Downey Jr. was the first of the six comedians to perform in the quarterfinals of 2013's edition of America's Got Talent. A pre-taped package on Downey showed him at home with a Howie Mandel record (!), and him saying: "You play it safe and no one's ever going to know who you are. So, I'm here ... [Read More]
Glenn Howerton Says Season 10 Will Be 'It's Always Sunny's Last
by Bradford Evans It looks like It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia will end its run in 2014. The show's ninth season is set to air this fall, and star Glenn Howerton tells Rolling Stone that season ten, which will air next year, will be its last. Here's what Howerton had to say when asked if sea... [Read More]
A Stranger on the Street Yelled at Bill Hader About 'SNL'
by Bradford Evans Here's Bill Hader on Conan last night, telling a story about how a stranger in a cab yelled at him about SNL and addressed him with the name "SNL." Calling an actor by their TV show's name is a great way to get their attention on the street if you don't know their name. Check out ... [Read More]
IFC Renews 'Maron' for a Second Season
by Bradford Evans IFC announced this morning that they've renewed Marc Maron's sitcom Maron for a second season. The series, which portrays a fictionalized version of the life of the popular standup and WTF podcast host, premiered on the cable network in May to generally positive reviews. IFC ordere... [Read More]
Watch Louis C.K. Tell John Oliver About Working with Woody Allen and Disparage 'Rolling Stone'
by Bradford Evans Here's Louis C.K. promoting the Woody Allen movie he acted in, Blue Jasmine, on The Daily Show last night, telling John Oliver about how he accomplished his main goal was to meet Woody Allen before he died. The interview concludes with C.K. saying bad stuff about Rolling Stone for... [Read More]
Wyatt Cenac on playing Kanye’s Cousin (KC) in Kanye West’s ambitious yet failed HBO comedy pilot
We're riding along with Kanye West in his Escalade. West is playing a barely fictional version of himself. Comedians sit next to him and behind him in the SUV limo, including Kym Whitley, Wyatt Cenac and JB Smoove, playing members of West's entourage in a 2007 TV pilot for HBO designed with aims of ... [Read More]
British Comedian Mel Smith Dies at 60
by Bradford Evans British comedian Mel Smith passed away Friday in his London home after having a heart attack. He was 60 years old. Smith rose to prominence when was cast in the influential series Not the Nine O'Clock News in 1979 at age 26. There, he was part of a cast that included Rowan Atkinson... [Read More]
Watch the Premieres of Fox ADHD's 'Axe Cop' and 'High School USA!' Online Right Now
by Bradford Evans Fox is set to premiere a brand new late night animated block called ADHD (or Animation Definition High Def) this Saturday at 11pm, and they ran previews of the first two shows, Axe Cop, based on the comic of the same name created by a five-year-old, and Dino Stamatopoulos's High S... [Read More]