“Veep” showrunner David Mandel talks season five, alternate earths, and the future of “Dave and Steve’s Video Game Explosion”
HBO is flat out crushing the comedy game right now and hit series Veep, currently in its fifth season, is a big reason why that’s the case. So why would you need to change anything? Well, when the creator and original showrunner Armando Iannucci, “fired” himself, you kind of have t... [Read More]
“Veep” showrunner David Mandel talks season five, alternate earths, and the future of “Dave and Steve’s Video Game Explosion”
HBO is flat out crushing the comedy game right now and hit series Veep, currently in its fifth season, is a big reason why that’s the case. So why would you need to change anything? Well, when the creator and original showrunner Armando Iannucci, “fired” himself, you kind of have t... [Read More]
John Oliver Welcomes the Cicadas to the New Millennium
The northeastern United States gets a special treat this summer when all the cicadas conceived in 1999 finally make their way above ground to mate, so for this new clip from Last Week Tonight, John Oliver decided to help the cicadas prepare for their visit by bringing them up to speed on all the thi... [Read More]
John Oliver Welcomes the Cicadas to the New Millennium
The northeastern United States gets a special treat this summer when all the cicadas conceived in 1999 finally make their way above ground to mate, so for this new clip from Last Week Tonight, John Oliver decided to help the cicadas prepare for their visit by bringing them up to speed on all the thi... [Read More]
Stephen Root Joins Bill Hader’s HBO Pilot ‘Barry’
Bill Hader’s HBO pilot is rounding out its cast. According to Deadline, Stephen Root has joined Hader’s pilot Barry, which follows “an ex-Marine (Hader) who works as a low-rent hitman in the Midwest. Lonely and dissatisfied in his life he begrudgingly travels to Los Angeles to kill... [Read More]
What to Expect from David Mandel’s ‘Veep’
Congratulations! You are now the showrunner of a successful HBO series! After the feeling of victory has had time to wash over you for all of maybe one minute, you must confront some particularly sticky questions. For one, the show is arriving on your plate after an exceptional four seasons. The cha... [Read More]
Episode #84: Greg Behrendt
Greg Behrendt gets introduced to the stage these days as a best-selling author, which is true, but there’s more to Behrendt than meets the eye of anyone who read He’s Just Not That Into You. Or the follow-up books he has written with his wife. Or who saw him host a daytime TV show. Or [&... [Read More]
Episode #84: Greg Behrendt
Greg Behrendt gets introduced to the stage these days as a best-selling author, which is true, but there’s more to Behrendt than meets the eye of anyone who read He’s Just Not That Into You. Or the follow-up books he has written with his wife. Or who saw him host a daytime TV show. Or [&... [Read More]
Danny McBride brings the fight in new “Vice Principals” trailer for HBO
Danny McBride and Walton Goggins star in Vice Principals, the story of a high school and the two people who almost run it. Coming in July 2016 to HBO. Enjoy the second trailer. Danny McBride brings the fight in new “Vice Principals” trailer for HBO appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
John Oliver and Lin-Manuel Miranda Explain Puerto Rico’s Debt Crisis
Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver breaks down Puerto Rico’s massive $70 billion debt and growing financial crisis that isn’t helped by the fact that the territory isn’t legally allowed to file for bankruptcy. “We need to stop tre... [Read More]