New daytime show “Harry” with Harry Connick, Jr. premieres
We’ve seen the landscape of late night television go through a complete overhaul of the last two years. And the results have been, well, diminishing outside of a few viral bits and the power of Jimmy Fallon. On the flipside, daytime television is now throwing a new hat in the ring to fight for... [Read More]
Prince remembered by the comedy community
When you hear the name Prince, you don’t necessarily think comedy. But when you think comedy, you can tie it back to Prince. Whether it’s the all-female dedicated Prince cover band Princess, fronted by Saturday Night Live alum Maya Rudolph, or his appearance on FOX sit-com New Girl, he i... [Read More]
Re[New]ed Girl, show now set for sixth season
Congratulations are in order for the cast and crew of the Fox hit New Girl. According to Deadline, the show has officially been renewed for a sixth season. The show, created by Liz Meriwether, is currently the longest running live-action comedy on Fox. “Every network comedy should aspire to wh... [Read More]
Bill Murray takes on role of has-been rock manager in upcoming comedy “Rock the Kasbah”
Rock the Kasbah is an upcoming comedy film directed by Barry Levinson (Good Morning, Vietnam, Rain Man) and written by Mitch Glazer (Scrooged, The Recruit). The film stars Bill Murray, Bruce Willis, Zooey Deschanel, Kate Hudson, and Danny McBride. Richie Lanz (Bill Murray), a has-been rock manager t... [Read More]
Bill Murray gets lost in Afghanistan in his new comedy movie “Rock The Kasbah”
Here’s the trailer for Bill Murray’s forthcoming movie, Rock The Kasbah. In it, Murray portrays a road manager who travels to Afghanistan with one of his stars (Zooey Deschanel) but becomes stranded. While trying to get home, he discovers new talent. Danny McBride, Scott Caahn, and Bruce... [Read More]
Sofia Vergara highest paid television star, Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting, Cobie Smulders, Amy Poehler close behind
Sofia Vergara is the highest paid television actress for the third consecutive year. This, according to Forbes, who just released its annual lists of the highest paid television actors and actresses. What’s more compelling, however, is that Vergara is not just the highest paid female in televi... [Read More]
“Always Sunny’s” Kaitlin Olsen joins the cast of “New Girl”
Looks like Sweet Dee has finally landed an acting gig. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Kaitlin Olsen, aka Deandra “Sweet Dee” Reynolds from FX’s It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, has signed on for a recurring role on the fourth season of Fox’s New Girl. Olsen will... [Read More]
SNL #39.18 RECAP: Host Seth Rogen, musical guest Ed Sheeran
Sometimes it feels as if Saturday Night Live's dirty little secrets aren't secret any longer. If they ever were. And I'm not talking about the infamous cocaine-fueled writing sessions of the original cast and staff of the late 1970s, either. No. The dirtier secret of SNL is that 39 seasons later, it... [Read More]
'SNL' Review: Seth Rogen Half-Baked
by Erik Voss While watching Seth Rogen host SNL for the third time last weekend, I was reminded of two other three-peat hosts from earlier this season: Paul Rudd in December and Jonah Hill in January. Rudd's episode felt like extended promo for Anchorman 2, with the host failing to capture that... [Read More]
Fox Buys a Modern Animated Fairytale Comedy Produced by Zooey Deschanel, Written by Alli Waller
by Bradford Evans The Fox network bought another animated comedy to add to potentially add to its roster. Deadline reports that the network is developing a new animated show called Queen of Everything that will be executive produced by Zooey Deschanel, who stars on Fox's New Girl, and producing part... [Read More]