'I'm still in the game': Sandra Bernhard on stage fright, The King of Comedy and not running for president
The comic, singer and actor, performing in the UK for the first time in seven years, answered your questions 2.16pm GMTThanks for all the questions - I'll be at Ronnie Scott's at the end of the week! 2.14pm GMTunprinted asks:What does the song You Make Me Feel Mighty Real mean to you? Why chose to c... [Read More]
Sandra Bernhard webchat – post your questions now
The comic, singer and actor, performing in the UK for the first time in seven years, will answer your questions at 1pm GMT on Monday 19 February 3.00pm GMTSandra Bernhard webchat – post your questions nowTo call Sandra Bernhard a triple threat would be selling her short. Since she started out ... [Read More]
R.I.P. Marty Allen (1922-2018)
Goodbye dere. Marty Allen died on Monday in Las Vegas, from complications from pneumonia. Allen was 95. He was a favorite both on TV and in Vegas casinos for decades as the wild-eyed comedy partner of Steve Rossi. I spoke with Allen three years ago for his 93rd birthday. He was still performing then... [Read More]
Conan O’Brien Is in Italy Filming His Next ‘Conan Without Borders’ Special
Less than a month after his trip to Haiti, Conan O’Brien is already filming another remote special for his TBS show. O’Brien announced earlier today that he’s in Italy this week to tape the next Conan Without Borders special, and he’s brought a very special guest along for th... [Read More]
Conan O’Brien Is in Italy Filming His Next ‘Conan Without Borders’ Special
Less than a month after his trip to Haiti, Conan O’Brien is already filming another remote special for his TBS show. O’Brien announced earlier today that he’s in Italy this week to tape the next Conan Without Borders special, and he’s brought a very special guest along for th... [Read More]
Andy Kaufman Gets Illustrated in ‘Is This Guy for Real?’
Around 2010, I worked at a coffee shop for a man who believed Andy Kaufman was still alive. It had been a generation since Kaufman’s apparent death, in 1984, from lung cancer. My old manager isn’t alone, either; Kaufman’s career onstage included comedy, songs, impersonations, wrest... [Read More]
Well Worth 1 Minute: This Week in Commercial Parody
These days, commercial parodies are a dime a dozen, and so is dad humor, but this dad-centric commercial parody from… The Dad still deserves 60 seconds of your time. Fast and focused, what this piece lacks in commentary, it makes up for with the kind of immediately funny p... [Read More]
Well Worth 1 Minute: This Week in Commercial Parody
These days, commercial parodies are a dime a dozen, and so is dad humor, but this dad-centric commercial parody from… The Dad still deserves 60 seconds of your time. Fast and focused, what this piece lacks in commentary, it makes up for with the kind of immediately funny p... [Read More]
Please Enjoy Will Ferrell’s 360° Tour of ‘Saturday Night Live’s Studio 8H
SNL alum Will Ferrell hosts tomorrow night’s episode with musical guest Chris Stapleton, and the show released a bunch of promos this week, plus some vintage Ferrell sketches to hold you over. In the above clip, Ferrell takes us on a tour of Studio 8H for an interactive 360° video and reve... [Read More]