NBC Orders Two Comedy Pilots from Jimmy Fallon and Ellen DeGeneres
by Megh Wright NBC just handed out two pilot orders. Variety reports that the network has ordered a single-cam workplace comedy executive produced by Jimmy Fallon called Sharing and an untitled multi-cam series executive produced by Ellen DeGeneres starring Parenthood's Monica Potter. Sharing will b... [Read More]
 
NBC at it again with two more pilot orders, one produced by Fallon
NBC places an order for two more pilots. First up is Sharing, which is a single-camera show about disparate groups of people who work side-by-side in a shared office space. Jeremy Bronson (The Mindy Project, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon) wrote the pilot and exec produces with Fallon a... [Read More]
 
Kevin Pollak’s directorial debut “Misery Loves Comedy” scooped up by Tribeca Film and boasts star studded cast
Tribeca Film announced they have acquired the rights to Kevin Pollak’s  documentary Misery Loves Comedy which is his directorial debut. Tom Hanks, Jimmy Fallon, Amy Schumer, Judd Apatow, Jon Favreau, Lisa Kudrow, Larry David, Steve Coogan, Jim Gaffigan, Nick Swardson and Maria B... [Read More]
 
This Week on TV: Key & Peele Super Bowl Special on Comedy Central
This week on TV, gear up for Key & Peele Super Bowl Special on Comedy Central. If this trailer is any indication of what’s to come, we’re in for a treat. These two are unstoppable when it comes to sketch comedy. And their football sketches have been some of the best over the course o... [Read More]
 
Kevin Pollak’s Misery Loves Comedy documentary: From Kickstarter to Sundance to distribution deal!
Even before its world premiere this weekend at the Sundance Film Festival, Kevin Pollak's TV misery (spoiler alert!) can be pushed aside for joy and gratitude as his new stand-up comedy documentary, Misery Loves Comedy, has been picked up for North American distribution by Tribeca Film. “Miser... [Read More]
 
Iliza Shlesinger on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Iliza Shlesinger has a new stand-up hour-plus debuting this weekend on Netflix, and to celebrate/promote it, the former Last Comic champ performed on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Now that Shlesinger is in her 30s, she'd like to be more serious about her dating experiences. Now if only she... [Read More]
 
Iliza Shlesinger on The Tonight Show, “Free the nipple”
Last night on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, Iliza Shlesinger let your inner thoughts speak for themselves during her 6 minute set. Shlesinger introduced us all to the “Party Goblin” that’s within every woman, told us why girls start fights for “funsies”, and ... [Read More]
 
This Week on TV: The Larry Wilmore era begins tonight on Comedy Central with “The Nightly Show”
“It’s like ‘The Daily Show’, but Nightlier” says Larry Wilmore who’s new show aptly titled, The Nightly Show, begins tonight. Originally called The Minority Report, but ultimately changed, The Nightly Show is a spin-off of The Daily Show where Wilmore sp... [Read More]
 
Jimmy Fallon and Charlie Day Play a Game of "5-Second Summaries"
by Megh Wright During his visit to last night's Tonight Show, Charlie Day seemed so confident he could beat Andy Samberg's record in the movie-guessing game "5-Second Summaries," but he ended up being more on par with James Franco when it came to getting the answers right. Watch a clip from Day's in... [Read More]
 
This Week on TV: The Return of It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia
Late night TV is back in full swing and most of our favorite TV shows have returned to business. However, there are still a few that have yet to do so. This includes It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, which is having it’s season premiere, 10th season premiere, this Wed. Ja... [Read More]