Check Out ‘Triumph’s Election Special 2016’ Featuring Tim Meadows, Mike Huckabee, the Dell Dude, and More
At long last, Hulu and Funny or Die’s Triumph’s Election Special 2016 debuted online today, and as expected, it’s some of the best presidential election campaign coverage yet. In addition to his time crashing the Democratic debate in South Carolina, the special follows Triumph as h... [Read More]
Triumph the Insult Comic Dog hits the 2016 presidential primary trail for Hulu and Funny or Die
“Thank you and welcome to the Triumph 2016 Election Special. This year, America is faced with one of the most critical choices in this country’s history,” says Triumph the Insult Comic Dog, “for me to poop on.” As he spits out one cigar to chew on another, Triumph conti... [Read More]
Watch a Sneak Peek from Hulu and Funny or Die’s ‘Triumph’s Election Special 2016’
Hulu and Funny or Die have teamed up with Robert Smigel as Triumph the Insult Comic Dog for an hourlong election special premiering on Monday, and today the streaming network released a 10-minute sneak peek following Triumph’s visit to the Democratic debate in South Carolina last month. Triump... [Read More]
Zach Galifianakis tells Conan the one question he wouldn’t ask President Barack Obama on “Between Two Ferns”
"Yeah, that was a weird thing," Zach Galifianakis told Conan O'Brien, almost two years after he had sat down with President Barack Obama for an installment of his Funny or Die series, Between Two Ferns. "I went to the White House before we shot it," Galifianakis told O'Brien on Tuesday's Conan. Whil... [Read More]
Triumph the Insult Comic Dog to Host an Hourlong Election Special on Hulu
Funny or Die and Hulu have teamed up to create the ultimate election coverage special, and they’ve got the ultimate host to make it happen: Robert Smigel’s Triumph the Insult Comic Dog. In a press release today, Funny or Die announced that an hourlong special is in the works titled Trium... [Read More]
Scott Aukerman and Casey Wilson Reenact the Creepiest Christmas Song of All Time
To celebrate Christmas, Funny or Die teamed up with Scott Aukerman and Casey Wilson to make a video that serves as a helpful reminder that the popular holiday song “Baby, It’s Cold Outside,” despite all its catchiness, is actually a horrific song that we should all stop singing. Al... [Read More]
The Leno 501: Jay Leno’s all-denim automobile
Jay Leno loves denim jeans almost as much as he loves automobiles, often sporting all-denim outfits. So it was only a matter of time before Leno debuted the "Leno 501," the first all-denim car. Even if it's only a joke for Funny or Die. What took so long, though? "Every piece of denim on this [&hell... [Read More]
Two Writers Are Accusing MTV and CollegeHumor of Stealing Their Talk Show Idea
A war is brewing between the writers/producers behind a rejected 2013 FX pilot and brand new show premiering on MTV. On Twitter yesterday, writer Van Robichaux accused CollegeHumor’s Spencer Griffin of ripping off What’s Going On?, a Funny or Die-produced pilot he co-created with Jack Al... [Read More]
A latesummer’s night with the stand-up all-stars of Funny or Die’s Oddball Festival
Stand-up comedians generally frown upon shows that have them performing outside and in the daylight. But Funny or Die's Oddball Comedy and Curiosity Festival, now in its third summer run of dates across North America, offers just that to lure aspiring comics to its second stage. Not that the mainsta... [Read More]
How Funny or Die Made a Comedic Reality TV Competition About Weathermen Actually Work
The Funny or Die empire continues to expand its reach, this time partnering with producer Mark Burnett for a brand new reality competition series that promises to deliver America’s next great weatherperson to the masses. Do we really need another reality show, or another television weather per... [Read More]