Funny or Die moves “Billy on the Street” to TruTV for season four, jumps for joy with Michelle Obama and Big Bird
Funny or Die has moved Billy Eichner's game-show-on-the-street Billy on the Street from Fuse to TruTV for its upcoming fourth season, and the deal also includes for repeat airings on TBS, plus a development hold on Eichner for future pilots, projects and specials on all of Turner's cable channels. T... [Read More]
 
Watch the First 'Billy on the Street' of 2015 with Michelle Obama, Big Bird, and Elena
by Megh Wright Rejoice, because Billy Eichner is finally back with a special installment on Billy on the Street before it returns for a fourth season on truTV. This time he's brought three big stars with him: Michelle Obama, Big Bird, and the one and only Elena (who recently bought an iPad, it turns... [Read More]
 
Watch Ron Swanson Solve the "Lady Gaga of Scavenger Hunts" in a Cut 'Parks and Rec' Scene
by Megh Wright The next two episodes of Parks and Recreation air on NBC tonight, and the network released a clip today of the original cold open from the second episode "Pie-Mary" that got cut for time featuring Craig (Billy Eichner) presenting Ron Swanson with "the Lady Gaga of scavenger hunts" at... [Read More]
 
“Billy On The Street” gets fourth season renewal and moves to TruTV
The Emmy-nominated host of Billy on the Street has signed a multilayered deal with Turner Broadcasting that includes a fourth-season renewal for his popular game show Billy on the Street on the cabler’s TruTV. As part of the pact, Eichner’s man-on-the-street game show will return la... [Read More]
 
'Billy on the Street' Renewed for Season 4 on TruTV
by Megh Wright Billy Eichner's hit Fuse show Billy on the Street just got a season 4 renewal and brand new home. According to THR, Eichner recently signed a deal with Turner Broadcasting that includes a 10-episode fourth season of his man-on-the-street pop culture quiz show to premiere later this ye... [Read More]
 
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]