How the DIY Stella Shorts Somehow Introduced the Future of Mainstream Comedy
The Stella shorts, which were filmed as companion pieces to their NYC live show and later collected on the rare Stella Shorts 1998-2002 DVD, are legendarily funny. They’re constant bit factories, firing jokes like a minigun. The shorts will upend their own narratives at a moment’s notice... [Read More]
A.D. Miles departs as head writer for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
A.D. Miles, Jimmy Fallon’s first and only head writer for both Late Night and The Tonight Show, is stepping out. “Riding Jimmy Fallon’s coattails for the past eight years has given me all the confidence I need to strike out on my own and work on a movie with Jimmy Fallon,&rdqu... [Read More]
A.D. Miles departs as head writer for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
A.D. Miles, Jimmy Fallon’s first and only head writer for both Late Night and The Tonight Show, is stepping out. “Riding Jimmy Fallon’s coattails for the past eight years has given me all the confidence I need to strike out on my own and work on a movie with Jimmy Fallon,&rdqu... [Read More]
‘Tonight Show’ Head Writer A.D. Miles Is Leaving the Show
One of Jimmy Fallon’s longtime collaborators at Late Night and The Tonight Show is moving on. Last night, Vulture broke the news that Tonight Show head writer A.D. Miles, who has been working on Fallon’s late night shows since 2009, will “leave the show within the next few weeks.&r... [Read More]
‘Tonight Show’ Head Writer A.D. Miles Is Leaving the Show
One of Jimmy Fallon’s longtime collaborators at Late Night and The Tonight Show is moving on. Last night, Vulture broke the news that Tonight Show head writer A.D. Miles, who has been working on Fallon’s late night shows since 2009, will “leave the show within the next few weeks.&r... [Read More]
A.D. Miles Will Continue as Jimmy Fallon's Head Writer on 'The Tonight Show'
by Bradford Evans When Jimmy Fallon moves to The Tonight Show in February, he's taking his head writer with him. Comedian A.D. Miles, who's held the head writer position on Fallon's Late Night since it began in 2009, has closed a deal to continue doing the same job on The Tonight Show, Deadline repo... [Read More]
'Fallon' Head Writer A.D. Miles Shares His Worst Standup Story
by Bradford Evans Here's the latest episode of the Late Night with Jimmy Fallon web series "Worst I Ever Bombed," in which comedians tell their most terrible onstage stories. This week's guest is Fallon's head writer, A.D. Miles, who has a tale about a disastrous college gig. 0 Comments... [Read More]
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon updates “Who’s On First” with help from Billy Crystal, Jerry Seinfeld
Are Fallon and Higgins our generation's Abbott and Costello? Who is Billy Crystal? A.D. Miles is doing what? I don't know...Jerry Seinfeld? What is one of the most famous comedic dialogues of all-time? No, what is A.D. Miles, head writer for Late Nig... [Read More]
Wet Hot American Summer Celebrated Its Tenth Anniversary With Janeane Garofalo, Caped Boy, and a Self-Fellating Can of Beans
Last night at the Music Hall of Williamsburg in Brooklyn, the principals behind Wet Hot American Summer — director David Wain, co-writer Michael Showalter, and co-star Michael Ian Black, a.k.a. comedy troupe Stella — celebrated the comedy cult classic’s tenth anniversary. (Events have been going on for a while; it’s why rumors of a sequel have suddenly popped up). On hand: multiple members of the ensemble cast, including Janeane Garofalo, Ken Marino, A.D. Miles, Jon Benjamin, and the kid who pla... [Read More]