The Catholic League Wages War with Comedy Central’s ‘Corporate’ and “Hotheaded Bigot” Jake Weisman
The Catholic League has a bone to pick with Comedy Central – particularly Jake Weisman, Matt Ingebretson, and Pat Bishop’s new series Corporate. After the latest episode aired this past Wednesday, the show got a surprise post-Valentine’s Day gift in the form of an outraged statemen... [Read More]
The Catholic League Wages War with Comedy Central’s ‘Corporate’ and “Hotheaded Bigot” Jake Weisman
The Catholic League has a bone to pick with Comedy Central – particularly Jake Weisman, Matt Ingebretson, and Pat Bishop’s new series Corporate. After the latest episode aired this past Wednesday, the show got a surprise post-Valentine’s Day gift in the form of an outraged statemen... [Read More]
Here’s Your First Look at TBS’s ‘The Last O.G.’ Starring Tracy Morgan, Tiffany Haddish, and More
It’s been a long time coming, but the debut of the Jordan Peele-produced comedy starring Tracy Morgan, The Last O.G., is almost here. TBS just released a trailer for the series, which was ordered back in 2016 and stars Morgan as “an ex-con who is shocked to see just how much the world ha... [Read More]
Here’s Your First Look at TBS’s ‘The Last O.G.’ Starring Tracy Morgan, Tiffany Haddish, and More
It’s been a long time coming, but the debut of the Jordan Peele-produced comedy starring Tracy Morgan, The Last O.G., is almost here. TBS just released a trailer for the series, which was ordered back in 2016 and stars Morgan as “an ex-con who is shocked to see just how much the world ha... [Read More]
Taking a ‘Soft Focus’ with Jena Friedman
Sometimes hard issues need a light touch, which is where comedian Jena Friedman comes in. In her new Adult Swim mini-special Soft Focus with Jena Friedman (premiering this Sunday, February 18th at midnight), she approaches issues like campus rape and the story of the Cannibal Cop with a surreal sens... [Read More]
Review: Chris Rock, “Tamborine” on Netflix
Is Chris Rock’s Tamborine his best stand-up comedy special? Well, no. Is it his most interesting, most revealing and perhaps most important hour for these times? Perhaps yes. And that’s all you really need to know about the first of two Netflix specials Rock has up his sleeves. That, and... [Read More]
Review: Eddie Griffin, “Undeniable,” on Showtime
One of my friends says Eddie Griffin is his favorite comedian. He doesn’t put Griffin in his all-time top five, but still, cites Griffin as his fave and his own inspiration for getting into stand-up comedy. I don’t see the same things in Griffin as my friends do, but after watching Unden... [Read More]
Kat Dennings to Star in an ABC Comedy Pilot Based on ‘How May We Hate You?’
A TV adaptation of Anna Drezen and Todd Dakotah Briscoe’s book How May We Hate You? is getting a second chance on another network. According to Deadline, 2 Broke Girls star Kat Dennings has signed on to star in an ABC pilot based on the book, which was originally developed as a multi-cam comed... [Read More]
Jimmy Kimmel Calls on Trump and the GOP to Pass Gun Control Laws: “Do Something Now. Not Later, Now”
Here’s a clip from last night’s Jimmy Kimmel Live, where Kimmel reflects on the horrific high school shooting in Florida earlier this week and calls on Trump and the GOP politicians who “stuff their pockets with money from the NRA” to take action in the form of gun contr... [Read More]
Marlon Wayans Calls Trump “the Flavor Flav of White People” in the Trailer for His Netflix Standup Special
Marlon Wayans heads to Netflix later this month with a new standup special. Titled Marlon Wayans: Woke-ish, the special was ordered by the streaming network in September and was filmed at MGM National Harbor’s The Theater in Washington DC. In addition to the standup special, Marlon has a ... [Read More]