Top 5 Simpsons Episodes
The Simpsons is one of the all-time most beloved shows, captivating millions for 25 years, and with 26 series’ and 565 episodes under its belt, it is better than ever. Everybody has their favourite classic Simpsons episodes, but which have we picked as the top 5? Check out our choices ...... [Read More]
Comedian Andy Ritchie has a brain tumor, comedian friends set up GoFundMe page to help with medical bills
F*ck Cancer! Comedian Andy Ritchie was recently diagnosed with a brain tumor. Something that’s kinda terrifying for anyone. When comedians fall ill it could be even more stressful as comedians don’t always have access to good healthcare or proper treatment due to the nature of the job. I... [Read More]
Meet Me In New York: Mehran Khaghani
What do they say about New York City: There are eight million stories, and sometimes it seems as though eight million of the people telling them think they're comedians? No, that's not it. It is a fact, though, that America's biggest city is also its biggest comedy mecca. Hollywood may be Hollywood... [Read More]
Getting oral from Wet Hot American Summer’s cast and crew
Friend of the site Julie Seabaugh put together an oral history on Wet Hot American Summer for this week's Variety, just in time for the launch of the prequel miniseries this Friday on Netflix. Would you believe they tried to make a Wet Hot TV series way back in 2003? Check this amazing excerpt from ... [Read More]
Watch a Second City Sketch Starring Chris Farley, Tim Meadows, and Jill Talley from 1990
SNL star Chris Farley is the subject of a new documentary premiering on Spike next month, so this week’s unearthed clip is another look back at Farley’s 1990 revue Flag Smoking Permitted in Lobby Only or Censorama. In the sketch, Farley and Tim Meadows play two buddies whose friendship g... [Read More]
The Current ‘Daily Show’ Executive Producers Are Sticking Around for Trevor Noah
Earlier this week, Comedy Central confirmed that all the current Daily Show correspondents and contributors will remain on the show after Trevor Noah takes over in September, and today the network confirmed that’s also the case for the show’s executive producers Steve Bodow, Jen Flanz, T... [Read More]
CollegeHumor to launch in Australia with content created locally
Turner International has announced a partnership with United States-based Electus Digital to launch comedy website CollegeHumor in Australia. Already an iconic and popular brand among Australians, CollegeHumor Australia will offer localized editorial content developed from an Australian perspective,... [Read More]
Check Out a New Oral History of ‘Wet Hot American Summer’
Ahead of Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp’s Netflix premiere this Friday, Variety put together a comprehensive oral history of the project with David Wain, Michael Showalter, and more from the Wet Hot cast and crew. It’s a fun read for fans interested in learning more about how... [Read More]
Tig Notaro set to star in new comedy from Louis C.K. on Amazon
Everything is turning up Tig. And that’s not an understatement. Netflix recently released the documentary, Tig, which tells the incredible story of her search and discovery of humor and love amid devastating news. Showtime released its own doc with her entitled Knock Knock, It’s Tig Nota... [Read More]
Simeon Goodson’s stand-up album “Manifesto” is released August 1st
SPONSORED: Simeon Goodson is the best comedian you’ve never heard of. His work was mentioned in the A-Sides blog on The Huffington Post where it was said that he, “should be a household name in comedy.” Brooklyn Magazine lauded him as one of the, “50 Funniest People in Brookl... [Read More]