Apple Orders Animated Musical Comedy ‘Central Park’ from ‘Bob’s Burgers’ Creator Loren Bouchard
While Amazon is turning to the talent at BoJack Horseman for its first-ever animated series, Apple is turning to the minds behind Bob’s Burgers. According to Deadline, Apple has given a double-season, straight-to-series order to an animated musical comedy from Loren Bouchard, Bob’s Burge... [Read More]
Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon Developing ‘Little America’ Anthology Series at Apple
The Big Sick’s Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon have a new project in the works at Apple. According to Deadline, Apple has put into development a half-hour anthology series called Little America. Written by Lee Eisenberg (The Office, SMILF), the series is described as “a small, collec... [Read More]
Big Apple Circus star clown out after admitting to sexual misconduct with a minor
Oh, Grandma. Barry Lubin, who starred as frontman for the Big Apple Circus as Grandma the Clown from 1982-2012 and again in 2017, abruptly resigned after admitting to coercing a 16-year-old in 2004 to posing for pornographic pictures. Lubin resigned on Friday, and The New York Times reported the new... [Read More]
Kristen Wiig will star in a sitcom for Apple TV
Apple’s launch into original TV/streaming programming continues, with the announcement late last week that Kristen Wiig will star in a half-hour sitcom for them, executive produced by Reese Witherspoon and her production shingle. Wiig starred for seven seasons on Saturday Night Live and earned... [Read More]
Kristen Wiig will star in a sitcom for Apple TV
Apple’s launch into original TV/streaming programming continues, with the announcement late last week that Kristen Wiig will star in a half-hour sitcom for them, executive produced by Reese Witherspoon and her production shingle. Wiig starred for seven seasons on Saturday Night Live and earned... [Read More]
Kristen Wiig to Star in an Apple Comedy Series Produced by Reese Witherspoon
Kristen Wiig has a new TV project in the works. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Apple has given a 10-episode series order to a half-hour comedy starring Wiig and produced by Reese Witherspoon based on Curtis Sittenfeld’s short story collection You Think It, I’ll Say It, wh... [Read More]
The crew of “Silicon Valley” reacts to the ridiculous iPhone X
If Apple’s recent unveiling of the new iPhone X left you a bit underwhelmed, it turns out you are not… MORE The crew of “Silicon Valley” reacts to the ridiculous iPhone X appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Benjamin Apple Is the Best Bad Doctor
The bad doctor trope is one we’ve seen in TV and movies for decades. Airplane, Family Guy, SNL (Will Ferrell’s “…quick call to Beverly”), the list goes on…and on. But have we seen it on the web? Probably, yes. Probably an equally large number of times.... [Read More]
There’s an Apple Patent for that: This technology could stop audience members from hijacking video from live comedy shows
What if stand-up comedians -- or any performers -- no longer had to worry about audience members surreptitiously recording their sets and then putting them on blast online? That's the aim of a new patent Apple has secured from the U.S. Patent Office. Filed in September 2014 and approved June 28, 201... [Read More]
Behold the “Bad Moms” Red Band Trailer
In this new comedy from the writers of The Hangover, Amy has a seemingly perfect life – a great marriage, over-achieving kids, beautiful home and a career. However she’s over-worked, over-committed and exhausted to the point that she’s about to snap. Fed up, she joins forces with t... [Read More]