HBO Announces Standup Specials from Jerrod Carmichael, T.J. Miller, and Pete Holmes
HBO just confirmed a round of new standup specials from Jerrod Carmichael, T.J. Miller, Pete Holmes, and Russell Simmons’s All Def Comedy. Carmichael’s second HBO special will tape sometime this fall (he made his HBO debut in 2014 with Love at The Store), Miller’s special Meticulou... [Read More]
HBO Orders a Six-Episode Sketch Comedy Series Starring Tracey Ullman
Tracey Ullman is headed to HBO this fall with a brand new sketch comedy show. The network announced today that it’s ordered a six-episode half-hour sketch series called Tracey Ullman’s Show, which will star Ullman as “a wide array of everyday people and famous faces” and &ldq... [Read More]
HBO Orders a Six-Episode Sketch Comedy Series Starring Tracey Ullman
Tracey Ullman is headed to HBO this fall with a brand new sketch comedy show. The network announced today that it’s ordered a six-episode half-hour sketch series called Tracey Ullman’s Show, which will star Ullman as “a wide array of everyday people and famous faces” and &ldq... [Read More]
HBO Comedy rebooting new editions of Tracey Ullman sketch, Def Comedy, plus stand-up hours from T.J. Miller, Pete Holmes and Jerrod Carmichael
HBO's comedy brand is offering something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue for Fall 2016, announcing new editions of Tracey Ullman's signature sketch comedy, a revamped Def Comedy showcase series from Russell Simmons, plus stand-up hours from Silicon Valley star T.J. Miller, ... [Read More]
John Oliver Explains Why Charter Schools Are Not Like Pizza Shops on ‘Last Week Tonight’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver takes a closer look at charter schools in the US, which are privately run but funded by taxpayer dollars and were once compared to “pizza shops” by Ohio governor John Kasich. Between the extremely lax approv... [Read More]
Unheard pre-9/11 George Carlin material to be included on upcoming posthumous release
I Kinda Like It When a Lotta People Die is George Carlin at his bitingly best. Recorded over the course of two nights at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on September 9th and 10th, 2001, this never-before-released material was to be the source for Carlin’s twelfth HBO special. But following the atta... [Read More]
Comedy Central cancels “The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore”
It’s doom and gloom for Larry Wilmore and the rest of the cast and crew of The Nightly Show. Comedy Central has officially decided to pull the plug on the choosing not to wait until the election cycle has wrapped up. This news according to the New York Times hits pretty hard and has seemingly ... [Read More]
Keegan-Michael Key and John Oliver Play Very Honest Used Car Dealers on ‘Last Week Tonight’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver explains how “buy-here-pay-here” subprime auto lenders trick people into spending ridiculous amounts of money and trap them with huge debts they can’t afford. “Theoretically, it is a good thing t... [Read More]
Keegan-Michael Key and John Oliver Play Very Honest Used Car Dealers on ‘Last Week Tonight’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver explains how “buy-here-pay-here” subprime auto lenders trick people into spending ridiculous amounts of money and trap them with huge debts they can’t afford. “Theoretically, it is a good thing t... [Read More]
Keegan-Michael Key and John Oliver Play Very Honest Used Car Dealers on ‘Last Week Tonight’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver explains how “buy-here-pay-here” subprime auto lenders trick people into spending ridiculous amounts of money and trap them with huge debts they can’t afford. “Theoretically, it is a good thing t... [Read More]