CNN announces eight-part series, “The History of Comedy,” plus limited stand-up showcases across America
The History of Comedy, an eight-part CNN original documentary series, will premiere at 9 p.m. Eastern/Pacific on Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017. CNN announced the premiere date today, along with a series of one-night stand-up showcases to celebrate the project in partnership with the National Comedy Center.... [Read More]
2016, ‘Curb’ Season 2, and Why Positivity Is Overrated
2016 was a very, very bad year no matter how you slice it. In tough times, comedy is often a form of escape that people turn to when they need comforting. With that in mind, we asked our contributors to pick the one piece of comedy in any form that they turn to when they […] [Read More]
Season 9 of ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ Started Filming Today
Season 9 of Curb Your Enthusiasm is officially happening at HBO, and today the network uploaded a short clip from the first day of filming featuring JB Smoove. In addition to Smoove, Deadline reports that the new season will also include Jeff Garlin, Cheryl Hines, Susie Essman, Ted Danson, and Mary ... [Read More]
Season 9 of ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ Started Filming Today
Season 9 of Curb Your Enthusiasm is officially happening at HBO, and today the network uploaded a short clip from the first day of filming featuring JB Smoove. In addition to Smoove, Deadline reports that the new season will also include Jeff Garlin, Cheryl Hines, Susie Essman, Ted Danson, and Mary ... [Read More]
“Curb Your Enthusiasm” returning for 9th season, Ted Danson and Mary Steenburgen to return
We can barely contain our excitement when news came out that Curb Your Enthusiasm would officially be returning for a ninth season. Well, now we have more good news. There has been a cast announcement, according to The Hollywood Reporter, letting us know that Ted Danson and Mary Steenburgen will be ... [Read More]
“Curb Your Enthusiasm” returning for 9th season, Ted Danson and Mary Steenburgen to return
We can barely contain our excitement when news came out that Curb Your Enthusiasm would officially be returning for a ninth season. Well, now we have more good news. There has been a cast announcement, according to The Hollywood Reporter, letting us know that Ted Danson and Mary Steenburgen will be ... [Read More]
“Curb Your Enthusiasm” returning for 9th season, Ted Danson and Mary Steenburgen to return
We can barely contain our excitement when news came out that Curb Your Enthusiasm would officially be returning for a ninth season. Well, now we have more good news. There has been a cast announcement, according to The Hollywood Reporter, letting us know that Ted Danson and Mary Steenburgen will be ... [Read More]
‘SNL’ Started the Season Strong with Host Margot Robbie and Lots of Trump Trashing
Last November, then-hopeful presidential nominee Donald Trump was invited to host SNL, and the resulting episode was unsettlingly upbeat; at times, it was hard to watch Trump’s slit-eyed, wide-grinning face glow as he complimented himself and delivered softball punchlines. In an episode full o... [Read More]
‘SNL’ Started the Season Strong with Host Margot Robbie and Lots of Trump Trashing
Last November, then-hopeful presidential nominee Donald Trump was invited to host SNL, and the resulting episode was unsettlingly upbeat; at times, it was hard to watch Trump’s slit-eyed, wide-grinning face glow as he complimented himself and delivered softball punchlines. In an episode full o... [Read More]
Notes on the Season 42 premiere of Saturday Night Live
For all of the talk about cast changes, stunt casting and the word that Saturday Night Live would have fewer ad time this year, the 42nd season premiere felt a bit underwhelming, didn't it? That's not to take anything away from the three new cast members. Mikey Day (promoted from writer to featured ... [Read More]