Bob’s Burgers, Harry Shearer among first-time winners at 2014 Emmy Awards
"Mazel Tina!" That's an appropriate title for the episode that won Bob's Burgers its first Emmy Award over the weekend. Harry Shearer, long known but never properly celebrated for his voice work on The Simpsons, also earned his first individual Emmy during the Creative Emmys ceremonies, held separat... [Read More]
 
Here's the Full Schedule for FXX's 'Simpsons' Marathon
by Megh Wright FXX's complete Simpsons marathon kicks off this Thursday at 10:00am, but it's important to remember that watching television around the clock for 12 days straight is a highly dangerous activity that's even difficult for the professionals. With that in mind, Uproxx has made a handy sch... [Read More]
 
Sabrina Jalees and Liza Treyger ask Bonnie McFarlane the hard-hitting questions in new web-series “How Many Questions”
It looks like we weren’t the only ones having a blast in Montreal. Comedians Sabrina Jalees and Liza Treyger launched a new web-series today they taped at this year’s Just For Laughs festival, How Many Questions. Bonnie McFarlane stars in the debut episode tackling a barrage of questions... [Read More]
 
Sabrina Jalees and Liza Treyger ask Bonnie McFarlane the hard-hitting questions in new web-series “How Many Questions”
It looks like we weren’t the only ones having a blast in Montreal. Comedians Sabrina Jalees and Liza Treyger launched a new web-series today they taped at this year’s Just For Laughs festival, How Many Questions. Bonnie McFarlane stars in the debut episode tackling a barrage of questions... [Read More]
 
What's So Special About 'The Richard Pryor Special'?
by Abby Denton There's a famous story about The Richard Pryor Show — as Richard Pryor's star was rising in Hollywood in the 1970s, NBC commissioned the man to make a 10-episode sketch program to be broadcast in prime time. Family-friendly viewing not being Pryor's first priority, he clash... [Read More]
 
Sydney Castillo wins first season of Funniest Wins on TBS
In case you missed it, the other Wayans brother with a televised comedy competition this summer wrapped up its first season last weekend on TBS, crowning Sydney Castillo the winner of Funniest Wins. So he was funniest. That's how those words work. Castillo takes home $100,000 and a development deal ... [Read More]
 
Nathan Fielder and Conan O’Brien talk scandalous Instagrams and Dumb Starbucks
Nathan For You star, Nathan Fielder, stopped by Conan last night. Conan O’Brien asked Fielder to explain his recent Instagram scandal that got his account suspended. Fielder’s response, “You gotta give something back to the fans.” In Fielder’s eyes, fans want pictures o... [Read More]
 
Nathan Fielder and Conan O’Brien talk scandalous Instagrams and Dumb Starbucks
Nathan For You star, Nathan Fielder, stopped by Conan last night. Conan O’Brien asked Fielder to explain his recent Instagram scandal that got his account suspended. Fielder’s response, “You gotta give something back to the fans.” In Fielder’s eyes, fans want pictures o... [Read More]
 
My Pod Week: Week ending 8/17/14
Mike Flinn (@realmikeflinn) isn't just a podcast producer and engineer; he's also an avid fan of the form. "My Pod Week" recaps and reviews the many varied comedy podcasts Flinn listened to or attended live tapings of during the previous week. Enjoy! TRUTH and ILIZA (#1 Joe Rogan) “I've done s... [Read More]
 
David Letterman Dedicates Ten Minutes of 'Late Show' to Robin Williams
by Megh Wright During last night's Late Show, David Letterman set aside ten minutes for a touching tribute to his friend and late actor Robin Williams. In the tribute, Letterman looks back on the first time he met Williams at The Comedy Store in LA, the time Williams gave Letterman a part in Mork &a... [Read More]