Watch the performances from Comedy Central’s “Goddamn Comedy Jam”
In case you missed it over the weekend, Comedy Central debuted the first-ever televised edition of The Goddamn Comedy Jam, the live concert held monthly in Los Angeles. Comedians tell stories and stand-up jokes that relate to a song of their choosing, then belt out that song with a full band, The Go... [Read More]
Comedy legend Gene Wilder passes at age 83
Jerome Silberman, better known as Gene Wilder has passed away at the age of 83 from complications with Alzheimer’s. He was a screenwriter, author, and a comedic actor of both stage and screen. Best known for his roles in The Producers, Blazing Saddles, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, ... [Read More]
Comedy Legend Gene Wilder Dies at 83
One of comedy’s biggest stars has passed away. According to AP, comedy film legend Gene Wilder died last night due to complications from Alzheimer’s disease. Wilder is best known for starring in Mel Brooks films Blazing Saddles, The Producers, and Young Frankenstein (which he also co-wro... [Read More]
R.I.P. Gene Wilder (1933-2016)
Gene Wilder, the wonderfully witty actor who shined in several Mel Brooks films and captivated children of all ages as Willy Wonka, has died from complications with Alzheimer's. Wilder was 83. Born Jerome Silberman in Milwaukee, Wilder took his stage name as a young adult, although he showed interes... [Read More]
Notes From a Lasagna Dumpling Video Shoot, by Jeremy Glass
Take 1: Not great, not bad, but the cheese congealed before we could do the proper reveal. Take 2: The light wasn’t hitting the broad side of the dumpling, plus the camera dropped into the pot and everyone is covered in marinara sauce. Take 3: Incredible take, but the lens cap was on and there... [Read More]
Kyle Kinane’s Standup Special ‘Loose in Chicago’ Premieres in October on Comedy Central
Kyle Kinane’s third hourlong Comedy Central special premieres this fall. Titled Loose in Chicago, the special was filmed at Metro during Kinane’s I Liked His Old Stuff Better tour and premieres on Comedy Central Saturday, October 15th at midnight. Check out Kinane’s upcoming tour d... [Read More]
Prepare to be “Stuffed,” a new play by Lisa Lampanelli
Lisa Lampanelli would like to ask you this, “A bulimic, a compulsive eater, a confident overweight gal, and a chronically thin chick walk into a play, what happens?” With signature wit and razor-sharp insight, Lisa Lampanelli’s famously irreverent voice comes to the New York stage ... [Read More]
‘Zombieland’ Writers Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick Confirm a Sequel is in the Works
A sequel to the 2009 horror-comedy Zombieland is officially happening. During their interview on Kevin Smith and Greg Grunberg’s AMC show Geeking Out, Zombieland writers Paul Wernick and Rhett Rheese confirmed that Zombieland 2 is officially in the works: “That is breaking news that we&r... [Read More]