The Late Late Show with James Corden to debut on CBS on March 9, 2015
Craig Ferguson's final night hosting The Late Late Show on CBS will come Dec. 19, just shy of Christmas. CBS just announced his successor, James Corden (as seen in Ferguson's framed photo), will take over The Late Late Show with James Corden starting Monday, March 9, 2015. So, what about January and... [Read More]
Mike Epps talks about his Richard Pryor biopic on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’
Mike Epps was a guest on last night’s Jimmy Kimmel Live. The subject turned to Epps latest project, playing Richard Pryor in an upcoming film. Epps has been wanting to play his comedy idol for a long time, and will finally do so at the hands of Lee Daniels and Oprah. Epps talks about his [&hel... [Read More]
'The Late Late Show with James Corden' Premieres on CBS March 9th
by Megh Wright Craig Ferguson's Late Late Show successor just got an official premiere date. THR reports that The Late Late Show with James Corden will premiere on the network on Monday, March 9th. The show will tape at the CBS Television City lot in Los Angeles, and the network has also signed on B... [Read More]
Brad Pitt and Louis CK join Zach Galifianakis on ‘Between Two Ferns’
Zach Galifianakis returns with his beloved web series Between Two Ferns. He might not be the president, but Bradley Pits (aka Brad Pitt) had the honor of being Galifianakis’ latest guest. While promoting his new movie Fury and his charity can be a real bummer, Louis CK was there to liven up th... [Read More]
Charlie Kaufman Is Adapting Sci-Fi Novel 'IQ 83' as a Film Starring Steve Carell
by Megh Wright Over the summer it was announced that FX passed on Charlie Kaufman's comedy pilot starring Michael Cera and John Hawkes, but now Kaufman has a new project in the works with a big comedy star. Deadline reports that Kaufman has signed on to rewrite the film adaptation for IQ 83 based on... [Read More]
Jermaine Fowler taping a new stand-up special on November 1st in D.C.
Last night Jermaine Fowler took to social media to announce that he would be taping his first stand-up special in a few weeks. Tickets are now on sale for the taping that hits on November 1st at he DC Improv. Fowler will be at the Improv the entire weekend but the early (8pm) and late […] Jer... [Read More]
Treat Yourself to a Mystery Sack from H. Jon Benjamin and Eugene Mirman's New Online Store
by Megh Wright H. Jon Benjamin and Eugene Mirman just opened up an online store. Called Flotsam General Store, the "post-structural online shopping experience" currently offers a small-sized "Mystery Sack" for $40 and free 6-8+ week shipping. What's in the sacks? According to the store's FAQ, "Flots... [Read More]
Wyatt Cenac Feels Weird About Competing with Superstars
by Megh Wright Here's a clip from Wyatt Cenac's visit to Conan from last night, where he reveals which big comedy star booked an upcoming show in Madison, Wisconsin not only the same night as his show, but in a theater across the street from where Cenac is scheduled to perform. Thankfully he already... [Read More]
Brad Pitt: Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis, and also Louis CK
Acting, charity work, and handsomeness. All of those things, plus a stand-up bit from Louis C.K., on this new special installment of "Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis" and his guest, Bart Pit. Er. Brad Pitt. Yeah, that's the fella. Roll the clip! [Read More]
Mike Epps Talks About Playing Richard Pryor on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'
by Megh Wright News broke back in August that Mike Epps officially landed the role of Richard Pryor in the upcoming Lee Daniels-directed biopic, and during last night's Jimmy Kimmel Live, Epps looked back on landing the role and getting to spend a year with Pryor before he died. Watch more from his ... [Read More]