Comedy News, Updates, Happenings & Everything Else You Should Know
Just because the summer is winding down and seemingly half the world is in revolution, the world of comedy has kept chugging along at the same feverish pace it has [...]Author informationJake KroegerComedy Contributor at Serial OptimistDirector of The Comedy Bureau, comedy journalist, and stand-up c... [Read More]
 
Rashida Jones Is About To Get Her Revenge On
The CW has ordered a new dramedy from Rashida Jones and her sister Kidada Jones known as “The Revengers,” “Ladyballs,” or maybe something else down the road. It “revolves around [...]Author informationJazmine HillAssociate Editor at Serial OptimistFuture writer director... [Read More]
 
Blake Griffin In ‘Flock Of Dudes’
Blake Griffin may be in the new comedy movie Flock of Dudes. We know he’s funny, thanks to his involvement in Kia and Gamefly commercials, Funny or Die, and being [...]Author informationJazmine HillAssociate Editor at Serial OptimistFuture writer director. 22 year old girl with the sensibiliti... [Read More]
 
Bill Hader To Join The ‘South Park’ Writing Crew
Bill Hader will join the writing crew on “South Park” for its new season. Since 2008, Bill has always been involved with the show, whether as a creative consultant, voice [...]Author informationJazmine HillAssociate Editor at Serial OptimistFuture writer director. 22 year old girl with t... [Read More]
 
The Simpsons & Family Guy To Meet Up!
Giggity giggty! “The Simpsons” and “Family Guy” will do a crossover episode. It will be a “Family Guy” episode where the Griffins go on a road trip and find themselves [...]Author informationJazmine HillAssociate Editor at Serial OptimistFuture writer director. 22... [Read More]
 
Woody Allen Ponders Movie With Louis C.K. & Returning To Stand Up
Woody Allen has a new movie out, Blue Jasmine, with Louis C.K. in it. But, one movie with Louis is not enough for him. He wants to work with Louis [...]Author informationJazmine HillAssociate Editor at Serial OptimistFuture writer director. 22 year old girl with the sensibilities and adventurousness... [Read More]
 
This Is What You Need To Know About Comedy In June
There was so much happening with Kim and Kanye that we almost forgot that Egypt was in such an upheaval that would lead to their president stepping down. With that [...]Author informationJake KroegerContributing Comedian at Serial OptimistDirector of The Comedy Bureau, comedy journalist, and stand-u... [Read More]
 
Eddie Murphy Drops a Reggae Single
We finally know what Eddie Murphy does between filming movies (I’m assuming): he is making music – reggae music. The Humor Mill reported that Murphy is in the studio recording his first album in years, and to whet our appetite for his sweet beats, Murphy recently dropped “Redlight... [Read More]
 
Inside Look into Upright Citizens Brigade Featuring Amy Poehler
Watching an improvised show is like viewing something unique and off the wall because there is likely never another time you will see the same exact thing again. For the past 15 years, Asssscat, has been the epitome of just that. Asssscat is an improvisational show created by Matt Besser, Amy Poehle... [Read More]
 
Bad News for YouTube Sensation Bo Burnham’s ‘Zach Stone is Gonna be Famous’
After only one season on MTV young rising musical act comedian Bo Burnham’s first ever television show “Zach Stone is Gonna Be Famous” will not be returning for a second season. This is what MTV had to say in a statement, “We are huge fans of Bo Burnham and the entire cr... [Read More]