John Cena is set to destroy the cast in new “Saturday Night Live” promos
This weekend John Cena is set to host Saturday Night Live for the first time. He’s ready to bring his pro wrestling intensity to studio 8H and he’s putting the entire cast on notice, well save for one specific cast member. John Cena is set to destroy the cast in new “Saturday Night... [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]
Game Changers of Comedy: Bernie Mac
To be a game changer, working on the next thing is part of the process. In comedy, there is always a tour, a movie, a tv spot, a book, or something to be accomplished. Touring as a part of the Original Kings of Comedy, this game changer was Grammy nominated in 2001. He was nominated […] Game ... [Read More]
Nina Conti is ready to get “In Your Face” for her New York debut at Barrow Street Theatre
Nina Conti has performed in New York City before, “way back years ago” in Greenwich Village, then about five years ago at the 59E59 Theatres. But when Conti returns next week for a limited run, she’ll be making her proper debut off Broadway. “This is probably my biggest deal ... [Read More]
Nina Conti is ready to get “In Your Face” for her New York debut at Barrow Street Theatre
Nina Conti has performed in New York City before, “way back years ago” in Greenwich Village, then about five years ago at the 59E59 Theatres. But when Conti returns next week for a limited run, she’ll be making her proper debut off Broadway. “This is probably my biggest deal ... [Read More]
Nina Conti is ready to get “In Your Face” for her New York debut at Barrow Street Theatre
Nina Conti has performed in New York City before, “way back years ago” in Greenwich Village, then about five years ago at the 59E59 Theatres. But when Conti returns next week for a limited run, she’ll be making her proper debut off Broadway. “This is probably my biggest deal ... [Read More]
Fusion’s Snoop Dogg Roast ‘Snoop Dogg Smokeout’ Airs This Saturday
Fusion is getting into the roast game. The network announced today that it will air a Snoop Dogg roast called Snoop Dogg Smokeout this Saturday, December 10th at 10:00pm. The special is a collaboration between Fusion, Russell Simmons’s All Def Digital production company, and Snoop Dogg’s... [Read More]
Spend a Day at the Office with Tim Robinson, Sam Richardson, and More in 2010
Welcome to The Second City Archives, in which we post an exclusive clip each week of some of comedy’s biggest superstars performing early in their careers on the legendary Chicago stage. Second City has generously given us a glimpse into their extensive archive of live performances, and over t... [Read More]
truTV greenlights new comedy programming for 2017, announces renewals
truTV announced a series of greenlights that proved the Turner-owned network is really going all in on comedic programming and breaking into new formats. It has ordered additional seasons of two breakout original programs Adam Ruins Everything and The Carbonaro Effect, as well as two of its freshman... [Read More]
truTV greenlights new comedy programming for 2017, announces renewals
truTV announced a series of greenlights that proved the Turner-owned network is really going all in on comedic programming and breaking into new formats. It has ordered additional seasons of two breakout original programs Adam Ruins Everything and The Carbonaro Effect, as well as two of its freshman... [Read More]