Here’s the Writing Staff for Anthony Atamanuik’s Comedy Central Series ‘The President Show’
Comedy Central announced earlier today that it’s ordered a weekly late night series created by and starring Anthony Atamanuik called The President Show, and the network just confirmed the show’s full writing staff with us. Considering Atamanuik is the world’s best Donald Trump impe... [Read More]
‘Tonight Show’ Head Writer A.D. Miles Is Leaving the Show
One of Jimmy Fallon’s longtime collaborators at Late Night and The Tonight Show is moving on. Last night, Vulture broke the news that Tonight Show head writer A.D. Miles, who has been working on Fallon’s late night shows since 2009, will “leave the show within the next few weeks.&r... [Read More]
‘Tonight Show’ Head Writer A.D. Miles Is Leaving the Show
One of Jimmy Fallon’s longtime collaborators at Late Night and The Tonight Show is moving on. Last night, Vulture broke the news that Tonight Show head writer A.D. Miles, who has been working on Fallon’s late night shows since 2009, will “leave the show within the next few weeks.&r... [Read More]
2017’s WGA Awards Winners Include ‘Atlanta,’ ‘Last Week Tonight,’ and ‘Triumph’s Election Special’
The 2017 Writers Guild Awards were handed out over the weekend, and in addition to Donald Glover’s new FX show Atlanta winning two awards for Comedy Series and New Series, writers from BoJack Horseman, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, Saturday Night Live, and ... [Read More]
“Atlanta” scores Writers’ Guild Award for Best Comedy Series
Fresh off his Golden Globe wins, Donald Glover has earned yet another accolade for his latest project, Atlanta: the Writers… MORE “Atlanta” scores Writers’ Guild Award for Best Comedy Series appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Steve O’Donnell accepts the Herb Sargent Award at the 2017 Writers Guild Awards, and other winners
Steve O’Donnell remained humble as he accepted the Herb Sargent Award at the 2017 Writers Guild Awards, wondering if perhaps the WGA had confused him for another former head writer of Late Night with David Letterman, or perhaps Saturday Night Live, or even his identical twin, Mark, who co... [Read More]
‘SNL’ Suspended a Writer Over a Barron Trump Joke, So Dan Harmon Offered Her a Job
Yesterday, SNL made headlines after it was announced that writer Katie Rich has been suspended “indefinitely” from the show over a joke she tweeted out Friday that referenced Donald Trump’s 10-year-old son Barron. While not everyone is defending the joke in question — and Ric... [Read More]
‘SNL’ Suspends Writer Katie Rich for Tweeting a Joke About Donald Trump’s Son
A writer at SNL has been suspended over a tweet about Donald Trump’s son Barron. According to The New York Times, writer Katie Rich has been suspended from the show due to a joke she tweeted on Friday mocking Trump’s 10-year-old son, which received immediate backlash on the internet... [Read More]
Jo Firestone, Colin Elzie, Sage Boggs, and Alexandra Song Join the ‘Tonight Show’ Writing Staff
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon recently added four new writers to its staff. NBC confirmed with us that the show has hired standup Jo Firestone (Womanhood, High Maintenance), Colin Elzie (UCB, Cracked), former Tonight Show research coordinator Sage Boggs (UCB, Mic) and Alexandra Song (UCB, C... [Read More]