Toque-wearing brothers Bob and Doug McKenzie return to TV as animated hosers
The McKenzie brothers return to TV on Sunday in the animated Global series "Bob & Doug," finally getting a full half-hour of airtime after debuting as time-killer between "SCTV" skits on CBC-TV in 1980. Dave Thomas says neither he nor co-creator Rick Moranis thought much of the characters when they first created them. "It was just filler, we didn't think it was important." [Read More]
Andy Samberg to host MTV Movie Awards
It's that time of year again -the MTV Movie Awards - and SNL comic, Andy Samberg, has snagged the role of host! Andy is another funnyman added to the line of comedians that have preceded him. Ben Stiller, Sarah Silverman, Jimmy Fallon, Eddie Murphy, among others have all hosted MTV's annual movie award show. [Read More]
Comic TV Appearances: Mon, 4/13 - Sun, 4/19 | STAGE TIME Magazine
Ron White: Behavioral Problems stand-up special premieres Sunday, April 19 at 9pm on Comedy Central. Comic television appearances this week include Denis Leary, Don Rickles, George Wallace, Carol Liefer, Kathy Griffin, Dana Gould, Kyle Grooms, Joe DeVito and Eric Andre. [Read More]
Okay, Let's Get Our Hopes Up About the State DVD Again - Comedy Central Insider
Now.. there's a slight chance this exact date may change, but it will be released in the summer. MTV is hoping to set up a State DVD Website in the next couple months with more info, and possible pre-order sales. Their ultimate plan is to coordinate the release between the Reno finale and the premiere of Michael Ian Black and Michael Showalter's very funny new show, Michael and Michael Have Issues. [Read More]
Comic TV Appearances Sun, 4/5 - Sat, 4/11
New primetime season of Comics Unleashed with Byron Allen premieres Wednesday, April 8 at 9pm ET on MyNetworkTV. Comic television appearances include George Wallace, Jim Norton, Donnell Rawlings, Alonzo Bodden, Nick Thune, Godfrey Jo Koy and Sebastian Maniscalco. [Read More]
Don Rickles to receive Legend Award from TV Land
Don Rickles has been tapped to receive the Legend Award at the TV Land Awards. Kudos will be taped April 19 from the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City and aired 8 p.m. April 26 on TV Land. [Read More]
Comic TV Appearances: Mon, 3/30 - Sun, 4/5
Comic television appearances include Denis Leary, Jim Gaffigan, Judah Friedlander, Craig Shoemaker, Lisa Lampanelli, Henry Cho and Nick Thune. [Read More]
Comic TV Appearances: Mon, 3/23 - Sun, 3/29
Jim Gaffigan: King Baby comedy special premieres Sunday, March 29 at 9pm on Comedy Central. Comic television appearances this week include George Wallace, Frank Caliendo, Greg Proops, Jo Koy and Loni Love. [Read More]
David Cross pens C4 pilot
American comic David Cross has written a sitcom pilot for Channel 4. The Arrested Development actor will also star in The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret, about a US businessman who finds himself out of his depth when he is mistakenly sent to run his company's UK arm. [Read More]
Comic TV Appearances: Mon, 3/16 - Sun, 3/22
Comic television appearances this week include Don Rickles, Craig Ferguson, D.L. Hughley, Steven Wright, Jim Norton, Mary Lynn Rajskub and Jim Mendrinos. [Read More]