Bill Burr’s “F is for Family” on Netflix: Going #TBT Home for the Holidays
Home for the holidays? Bill Burr's new animated series for Netflix, F is for Family, will put you in just the right mood while also sending you back to the 1970s. From my review: "F is for Family sneaks up on you and into your heart, much like the first Simpsons Christmas special did. It […] [Read More]
Watch the trailer for the Chris Farley documentary, “I Am Chris Farley” due out on July 31
The first official trailer for the Chris Farley documentary, I Am Chris Farley has hit the web. It documents the late comedian’s life through childhood home videos, stage appearances, Saturday Night Live footage, and interviews with those who knew him. The doc secures some interview with big p... [Read More]
HA! The Musical, an Off-Broadway production about stand-up comedy starring stand-up comedians
Not all of the new Broadway musicals staged in New York City are based on hit movies. Rehearsals began last week for HA! The Musical, and no, it's not based on the old Times Square comedy club. but yes, it is a completely and seriously silly look at the world of stand-up comedy. It's making its Off-... [Read More]
Kevin Farley: “Chris would have crushed playing Rob Ford”
As you’ve likely seen by now, Saturday Night Live kicked things off in high fashion this week, with a cold opening lampooning Toronto mayor Rob Ford. Really, the guy’s past week, in which he admitted to smoking crack and made crude sexual references during a press conference, was ripe fo... [Read More]