Jenny Slate wins Critics’ Choice Award for Best Actress in a Comedy for “Obvious Child”
Congrats to Jenny Slate, who won the Critics' Choice Awards prize last night for Best Actress in a Comedy for her performance in Obvious Child, where she played a stand-up comedian who has to decide what to do after an unplanned pregnancy. Slate's acceptance speech is great. Even though she wrote so... [Read More]
The Problem with Poehler and Fey's Golden Globes Cosby Joke
by Carvell Wallace In what is perhaps the most French thing to ever happen, a handsome, stubble-faced marcher wearing a manscarf at the Charlie Hebdo rally was photographed holding a sign that said: “I’m marching, but I’m aware of the confusion and hypocrisy of the situation.&rdquo... [Read More]
Comedy Central renews “Broad City” for a 3rd Season before tonight’s Season 2 premiere
Broad City is a hit. And the proof is in the pudding. Comedy Central has renewed the emerging show for a 3rd season before the 2nd has even kicked off. Not unlike what happened with it’s debut season, being renewed for a second while the show was debuting. Tonight Season 2 premieres at 10:30pm... [Read More]
Margaret Cho Golden Globes Impression Racist? Korean Comedian Responds To Backlash (VIDEO)
One of the most-talked about moments of the 2015 Golden Globes featured Margaret Cho doing an impression of a Korean journalist named Chu Yung Ja. But not everyone was amused by this bit, which mocked North Korea’s alleged role in the Sony hacking scandal. Now the comedienne has responded to c... [Read More]
Tina Fey, Amy Poehler rip Bill Cosby, North Korea, Hollywood patriarchy at Golden Globes (Video)
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler opened the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards by calling all of Hollywood a bunch of brats. God, we love these ladies. Fey and Poehler hosted the Golden Globes for their third and final time on Sunday night. The comedy power duo have helped surge the ratings for the award cerem... [Read More]
'Transparent' and 'Jane the Virgin' Break Records at the Golden Globes
by Megh Wright The Golden Globes aired on NBC last night, and in the world of comedy, freshman hits Transparent and Jane the Virgin took home some history-making awards. Amazon's Transparent became the first online show to win a Best TV Series Globe, while Jane the Virgin star Gina Rodrigu... [Read More]
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Share Their 2015 Golden Globes Hosting Ideas
by Megh Wright The lovely Tina Fey and Amy Poehler host the Golden Globes this Sunday for the third time, and NBC just released this promo featuring the ladies going over their approach and ideas for the ceremony. So get ready for a doped up Tina and Julia Louis-Dreyfus-obsessed Amy, because they're... [Read More]
Golden Globes are terrible for comedy and here’s why and how it could be better
The nominees for the 72nd Annual Golden Globes were announced on Thursday morning. Yet again, those zany humans from foreign lands behind the third-rate award ceremony have befuddled us with their interpretation of the term ‘comedy,’ doling out nominations to actors in movies like crime ... [Read More]
‘Silicon Valley, ‘Girls’ and more nab 2015 Golden Globes nominations
Award season will soon be upon us. Today, the nominees for the 2015 Golden Globes were announced. Most notably, HBO’s Silicon Valley, Girls, Amazon’s Transparent, Orange is the New Black, and Jane the Virgin win nominations for Best TV Comedy. Both Jane the Virgin, Transparent, and Silic... [Read More]
'Silicon Valley,' 'Transparent,' 'Girls,' and More Win Golden Globe Nominations
by Megh Wright The 2015 Golden Globe nominations were announced this morning, and the shows up for Best Comedy include HBO series Girls and Silicon Valley, Netflix's Orange Is the New Black, Amazon favorite Transparent, and surprise CW hit Jane the Virgin. The Lego Movie also got a nom in the Best A... [Read More]