Happy 20th anniversary to the U.S. edition of Whose Line Is It Anyway
When people talk about the longest-running TV shows in American history, will they remember to mention Whose Line Is It Anyway? Before August 1998, improvisational comedy wasn’t even really seen on television. Certainly not as the main attraction. But on Aug. 5, 1998, Whose Line made the move ... [Read More]
Happy 20th anniversary to the U.S. edition of Whose Line Is It Anyway
When people talk about the longest-running TV shows in American history, will they remember to mention Whose Line Is It Anyway? Before August 1998, improvisational comedy wasn’t even really seen on television. Certainly not as the main attraction. But on Aug. 5, 1998, Whose Line made the move ... [Read More]
Boom Chicago celebrates 25 years of improv in Amsterdam
Alumni from Boom Chicago reunited in Amsterdam over the weekend to celebrate 25 years of American improv comedy by the celebrated company. Among the attendees you’ve seen on TV and the movies: Seth Meyers, Josh Meyers, Ike Barinholtz, Heather Anne Campbell, Matt Jones, Amber Ruffin, Colton Dun... [Read More]
Boom Chicago celebrates 25 years of improv in Amsterdam
Alumni from Boom Chicago reunited in Amsterdam over the weekend to celebrate 25 years of American improv comedy by the celebrated company. Among the attendees you’ve seen on TV and the movies: Seth Meyers, Josh Meyers, Ike Barinholtz, Heather Anne Campbell, Matt Jones, Amber Ruffin, Colton Dun... [Read More]
Episode #174: Heather Anne Campbell
Heather Anne Campbell is one of America’s great improvisers. She has studied under the legendary Del Close in Chicago, performed overseas with Boom Chicago in Amsterdam, appeared on MADtv, written for Saturday Night Live, and helped jumpstart FOX’s ADHD Animation Domination High-Definiti... [Read More]
Paul F. Tompkins, Brett Gelman, and Heather Anne Campbell Caption Some Bad Engagement Photos
by Megh Wright Here's a segment from last night's @midnight with guests Paul F. Tompkins, Heather Anne Campbell, and Brett Gelman, in which they suggest the perfect captions for a few very ridiculous engagement photos involving unicorns, giant hamster balls, and bald eagles. 0 Comments... [Read More]
FOX moving Animation Domination HD lineup out of late-night Saturdays, into primetime Sundays for summer 2015
One step backward, two bunny hops forward. That's the Good Friday spin on the cancellation that's actually a promotion for FOX's Animation Domination High-Def programming. FOX executives have confirmed that the late-night Saturday block of animated shorts will stop airing new episodes after June 28.... [Read More]
Google Glass Accident (Video) – The Midnight Show
The Midnight Show has a new video featuring Google Glass written by Heather Anne Campbell former writer for Saturday Night Live and is a guest performer on the new Whose Line is it Anyway which will premiere on The CW network on Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 8 PM.  The Midnight Show performs l... [Read More]
GSN, Drew Carey Announce Cast Members for ‘Improv-A-Ganza’
GSN and Drew Carey announced the cast members in Drew Carey’s new primetime show, Drew Carey’s Improv-A-Ganza. Carey and his fellow cast members will create a half-hour of improvised sketch comedy, complete with audience participation. [Read More]
Meet two more new writers for SNL
Saturday Night Live continues to add new people to the roster in advance of its upcoming 36th season, which begins Sept. 25, 2010. We learned a few days ago that Chicago comedian Tom Flanigan got hired as a writer, and now I can also tell you that Los Angeles comedian Heather Anne Campbell also will be joining the writing staff this fall. [Read More]