Best of 2014: Best late night stand-up sets
We watch a lot of late night television ’round these parts. A large reason is because comedians get the chance to drop in an do a tight 5 for the late night audience. This year we saw so many great comedians make late night debuts or solidify their stance as comedy pros. Here are staff [&helli... [Read More]
 
Maybe See TV? The month in pilots, script commitments and development deals (Dec. 27, 2014)
You'll hear a lot in the trades and the trade winds from now through pilot season, which starts in earnest in January, all the way up to the cable Upfronts in the spring and the broadcast network Upfronts in May -- when TV programmers present their new and returning lineups to impress and attract ad... [Read More]
 
Billy Eichner: "People Who Are Not Watching 'The Comeback' Should Be Ashamed of Themselves"
by Megh Wright "People who are not watching The Comeback should be ashamed of themselves. If you're into TV and pop culture, if you like quality, well-written, well-acted TV shows, do yourself a favor and watch it. Lisa Kudrow is really giving one of the great performances on TV ever. That is the No... [Read More]
 
Billy Eichner: "People Who Are Not Watching 'The Comeback' Should Be Ashamed of Themselves"
by Megh Wright "People who are not watching The Comeback should be ashamed of themselves. If you're into TV and pop culture, if you like quality, well-written, well-acted TV shows, do yourself a favor and watch it. Lisa Kudrow is really giving one of the great performances on TV ever. That is the No... [Read More]
 
Billy Eichner sings a song he wrote for Taylor Swift on ‘Conan’
Billy Eichner is a big Taylor Swift fan. So much so that he wrote a song specifically for the young musician. While a guest on last night’s Conan, Eichner performed his song, “Glitter and Ribs,” on stage for everyone. Eichner also made a music video for his song with Funny Or Die i... [Read More]
 
Billy Eichner Sings a Moving Song for Taylor Swift on 'Conan'
by Megh Wright The lovely Billy Eichner was a guest on last night's Conan, where he shared a beautiful song with the audience he composed specifically for Taylor Swift called "Glitter and Ribs" (check out the music video here). Watch some clips from Eichner's interview with O'Brien below, which cove... [Read More]
 
Amy Poehler, Billy Eichner’s ‘Difficult People’ goes to Hulu
The Amy Poehler empire continues to expand. Poehler received a straight-to-series order from Hulu for the Billy Eichner-led comedy Difficult People. Difficult People comes from the Billy on the Street host and his head writer Julie Klausner. The two also star in the series as best friends and strugg... [Read More]
 
Hulu Orders Billy Eichner and Julie Klausner's 'Difficult People' to Series
by Megh Wright Billy Eichner and Julie Klausner are coming to Hulu. The streaming network announced today that it's given a straight-to-series order to Eichner and Klausner's Amy Poehler-produced pilot Difficult People, which was originally developed as a potential show for USA. In the series, ... [Read More]
 
Billy Eichner joins ‘New Girl’ for holiday episode
Sassy comedian Billy Eichner will appear on Fox’s New Girl this season. The Billy on the Street host has recently shown off his acting chops on NBC’s Parks and Recreation, where he will be seen a bit during the upcoming final season as Craig. On New Girl‘s holiday episode on Dec. 9... [Read More]
 
Billy Eichner Will Guest Star on 'New Girl' in December
by Megh Wright Billy Eichner just landed a very Billy Eichner-esque guest role on New Girl. THR reports that the Billy on the Street host and recurring Parks and Recreation star will appear on the holiday-themed December 9th episode of New Girl, where he'll play "a beleaguered airline representative... [Read More]