Discovery reviving Cash Cab for new episodes, maybe without Ben Bailey behind the wheel
After several years without new episodes, Cash Cab is coming back to Discovery. Perhaps Discovery just wised up, perhaps it’s the knowledge that a version of carpool karaoke also is becoming a new game show called Karaoke Showdown on Spike (soon to be Paramount TV). Whatever the reason, the ca... [Read More]
Review: “The Last Laugh” documentary explores humor, the Holocaust and taboos
The Last Laugh opens with a quote onscreen from the noted non-comedian, German novelist Heinrich Mann, who wrote: “Whoever has cried enough, laughs.” Mann fled Nazi Germany while Hitler’s soldiers burned his books in public. The documentary then cuts to a Nazi-uniformed figure... [Read More]
Review: “The Last Laugh” documentary explores humor, the Holocaust and taboos
The Last Laugh opens with a quote onscreen from the noted non-comedian, German novelist Heinrich Mann, who wrote: “Whoever has cried enough, laughs.” Mann fled Nazi Germany while Hitler’s soldiers burned his books in public. The documentary then cuts to a Nazi-uniformed figure... [Read More]
Take a sneak peak at Inside Comedy’s season 4 premiere with Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart
Here’s a 2 clip sneak peak into the first episode of Inside Comedy Season 4 coming to showtime tomorrow 11p. The show is hosted by David Steinberg and in the premiere episode he sits down with Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart. Other notable guests this season include Michael Keaton, Dan Aykroyd... [Read More]
Watch the trailer for Inside Comedy season 4 premiering May 5 on Showtime
This comedy documentary series from veteran funny-man David Steinberg and Steve Carell reveals the inspirations, influences and idols of some of the greatest comics of our time. Big stars, living legends and up-and-comers share never-before-heard anecdotes, intimate memories and career-defining mome... [Read More]
Watch David Steinberg, Fred Willard, and Robert Klein Create a Second City Late Night Show in the '60s
by Megh Wright Welcome to The Second City Archives, in which we post an exclusive clip each week of some of comedy's biggest superstars performing early in their careers on the legendary Chicago stage. Second City has generously given us a glimpse into their extensive archive of live performances, a... [Read More]
Showtime's 'Inside Comedy' Returns on May 5th with Conan O'Brien, Jon Stewart, and More
by Megh Wright David Steinberg and Steve Carell's Showtime documentary series Inside Comedy just got a premiere date. The pay network announced today that Inside Comedy's six-episode fourth season is set to debut on Tuesday, May 5th at 11:00pm. In addition to previously announced guests Stephen Colb... [Read More]
David Steinberg Introduces the World to the Cast of 'SCTV'
by Ramsey Ess The Paley Center for Media, which has locations in both New York and LA, dedicates itself to the preservation of television and radio history. Inside their vast archives of more than 150,000 television shows, commercials, and radio programs, there are thousands of important and funny p... [Read More]
Stephen Colbert, Dan Aykroyd, Wanda Sykes, and More to Appear in 'Inside Comedy' Season 4
by Megh Wright Not long after revealing the return dates of Episodes and Web Therapy, Showtime announced today that it's renewed David Steinberg and Steve Carell's documentary series Inside Comedy for a fourth six-episode season. The comedy stars slated to appear opposite Steinberg include Stephen C... [Read More]