Andrew Santino on Conan
Anyone thrown by Andrew Santino's overgrown fiery hairdo on ABC's short-lived sitcom experiment, Mixology, will be relieved to see Santino in his more natural state as he performed stand-up comedy on Wednesday's Conan. Then again, you'll now have a new worry as Santino clearly cannot go a week witho... [Read More]
Will Ferrell to star in and Produce “The House”
Will Ferrell will star in and produce the upcoming comedy The House. The story centers on a married couple, husband played by Ferrell, who lose their daughter’s college fund. They team up with their neighbors to start an illegal casino in their basement to earn back the cash. New Line is ... [Read More]
Fox Orders Comedy Pilot 'The Grinder' Starring Rob Lowe
by Megh Wright Rob Lowe has a new starring TV role lined up. Variety reports that Fox has given a pilot order to a single-cam comedy called The Grinder, which centers on Lowe as a TV lawyer named Dean Anderson who reaches "a crossroads in life after his long-running hit show comes to an end. He deci... [Read More]
WATCH: J.K. Simmons, Reggie Watts, REM’s Mike Mills, Patton Oswalt and others team up for epic comedy music benefit album “2776”
From the epic comedy/music benefit album 2776 comes two brand new music videos starring some incredible talent including J.K. SIMMONS (SNL host, Golden Globe & SAG Award winner for Whiplash), REM’s Mike Mills, Epic Rap Battles star Zach Sherwin (aka MC MrNapkins), the Sklar Brothers&n... [Read More]
Jack Black comedy “The D Train” heading to IFC
Debuting this week at the Sundance Film Festival is the high school reunion comedy starring Jack Black entitled The D Train. And the next stop for said train is possibly IFC, who is close to signing a deal for U.S. distribution rights. Fox Searchlight was also in the running for ... [Read More]
VIDEO: Laughspin Podcast with Robert Kelly, Rachel Feinstein, Kurt Metzger, Andrew Schulz
Since I started covering comedy in 2005 – when Laughspin was called Punchline Magazine – the world of comedy has exponentially grown in popularity. Back then there was a handful of comedy festivals in the United States; now, there’s well over 50. More comedians are headlining theat... [Read More]
This Week on TV: The Return of It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia
Late night TV is back in full swing and most of our favorite TV shows have returned to business. However, there are still a few that have yet to do so. This includes It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, which is having it’s season premiere, 10th season premiere, this Wed. Ja... [Read More]
Watch the teaser for season 2 of the web-series ‘The Undone Sweaters’
If you’re a Weezer fan (or just a comedy fan), you need to check out the web-series The Undone Sweaters. Created by and starring New York comedians Reid Faylor, Andrew Short, and Jim Tews, the series follows the trio as a struggling Weezer cover band. The series kicked off earlier this year wi... [Read More]
This Week on TV: From Top Five to Co-host of The View
Fresh off her appearance in Chris Rock’s Top Five as a publicist, in theaters now, comedian and actress Rachel Feinstein has been tapped to guest co-host The View this Tuesday. Rachel’s future is bright and it’s only getting brighter.  2015 is going to be a big year for Rachel... [Read More]
Monroe Martin, Nina Agdal, Samantha Hoopes, more join Guy Code on MTV2 (EXCLUSIVE)
When Guy Code returns to MTV2 for its fifth season on Wednesday, Jan. 14 at 11:30 pm ET, fan favorites Andrew Schulz, Charlamagne tha God & Lil Duval as well as Chris Distefano, Damien Lemon, Jordan Carlos and Jon Gabrus will be there welcoming eager viewers with open arms. But there’s als... [Read More]