Jordan Peele, Veep, Last Week Tonight win at the 2018 WGA Awards
It was another great night both for Jordan Peele and HBO as the awards season swung through the Writers Guild of America on Sunday night. Peele won for Original Screenplay for his first feature film, Get Out, while HBO played host to the writers for both Best Comedy Series, Veep, and best comedy/var... [Read More]
Amber Ruffin and Jenny Hagel Are Back with More “Jokes Seth Can’t Tell” on ‘Late Night’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where writers Amber Ruffin and Jenny Sagel join Seth Meyers for a new installment of “Jokes Seth Can’t Tell.” The two cover everything from the Battle of the Sexes movie to The CW’s Black Lightning to America’s top... [Read More]
‘Late Night’s Amber Ruffin and ‘The Daily Show’s Dulcé Sloan Respond to the Alabama Election
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers welcomes writer Amber Ruffin to respond to the news that, had it not been for 98% of black women voting for Doug Jones, the close election in Alabama earlier this week would have clearly tipped in favor to alleged child m... [Read More]
Amber Ruffin and Jenny Hagel Return with More “Jokes Seth Can’t Tell” on ‘Late Night’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers welcomes back writers Amber Ruffin and Jenny Hagel for a brand new round of “Jokes Seth Can’t Tell” covering everything from pro-gay marriage Barbie to a Virginia deputy who attended a party in blackface ... [Read More]
Amber Ruffin Responds to Allegations That She Punched Seth Meyers: “It Was a Different Time Back Then”
There have been a lot of public apologies recently from men whose history of sexual harassment and assault have finally come to light, so during last night’s Late Night, Seth Meyers welcomed writer Amber Ruffin to share the lessons she’s learned from them. After surprising Meyers with a ... [Read More]
Amber Ruffin Responds to Allegations That She Punched Seth Meyers: “It Was a Different Time Back Then”
There have been a lot of public apologies recently from men whose history of sexual harassment and assault have finally come to light, so during last night’s Late Night, Seth Meyers welcomed writer Amber Ruffin to share the lessons she’s learned from them. After surprising Meyers with a ... [Read More]
Here are your comedy writers nominated for the 2018 WGA Awards
Whither original short-form online comedy? The Writers Guild of America revealed today this year’s nominees, with winners named in simultaneous ceremonies Feb. 11, 2018, in New York City (hosted by Amber Ruffin) and Los Angeles (hosted by Patton Oswalt). The WGA Award nominations included grea... [Read More]
Amber Ruffin to Host the 2018 WGA Awards in New York
While Seth Meyers has signed on to host the 2018 Golden Globes next month, one of his Late Night writers/performers has landed an awards show hosting gig of her own. The Writers Guild of America announced today that Amber Ruffin will host next year’s WGA Awards ceremony in New York, which will... [Read More]
Amber Ruffin to Host the 2018 WGA Awards in New York
While Seth Meyers has signed on to host the 2018 Golden Globes next month, one of his Late Night writers/performers has landed an awards show hosting gig of her own. The Writers Guild of America announced today that Amber Ruffin will host next year’s WGA Awards ceremony in New York, which will... [Read More]
Hillary Clinton Joins Amber Ruffin and Jenny Hagel for “Jokes Seth Can’t Tell”
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers welcomes back writers Amber Ruffin and Jenny Hagel for a new installment of “Jokes Seth Can’t Tell” featuring special guest Hillary Clinton, who stops by during the segment to deliver a couple very specific p... [Read More]