T.J. Miller arrested after altercation with Uber driver
It’s an odd story at a bad time as T.J. Miller found himself in hot water this morning. The comedian/actor was arrested early Friday morning after an altercation with his Uber driver. Reports are that Miller took a ride home from a GQ event at the Chateu Marmont Hotel in West Hollywood. Around... [Read More]
It’s about time for “The 2016 IT SUCKED! Awards” at the UCB
From Ken Bone to Sausage Party, 2016 has sucked so thoroughly it’s almost impossible to figure out what was merely bad and what was truly awful. That’s why the 2016 It Sucked! awards is the only star studded award show to honor the moments that were the best of the worst. You can be a [&... [Read More]
It’s about time for “The 2016 IT SUCKED! Awards” at the UCB
From Ken Bone to Sausage Party, 2016 has sucked so thoroughly it’s almost impossible to figure out what was merely bad and what was truly awful. That’s why the 2016 It Sucked! awards is the only star studded award show to honor the moments that were the best of the worst. You can be a [&... [Read More]
Comedy’s 2017 Grammy Awards nominations announced
The 59th Grammy Nominations have arrived. Comedy, no stranger to the awards boasts a big list of heavy hitters for 2017. In the mix are David Cross’ first album in five years, Amy Schumer’s latest effort via HBO special turned album, Patton Oswalt’s Emmy winning album, as well as T... [Read More]
Patton Oswalt, Tig Notaro, David Cross, and More Nominated for 2017 Grammys
The 2017 Grammy nominees were announced today, and among the comedy-related nominees are David Cross, Margaret Cho, Tig Notaro, Amy Schumer, and Patton Oswalt for the Best Comedy Album category as well as Carol Burnett and another nom for Schumer in the Best Spoken Word Album category. Here’s ... [Read More]
2017 WGA Award Nominations Include ‘Atlanta,’ ‘Nathan for You,’ and ‘Triumph’s Election Special’
The Writers Guild of America announced its list of 2017 WGA Award nominees today, and among the comedy nominees are some new series, returning series, and series we haven’t seen for quite some time. Donald Glover’s Atlanta racked up nominations for Best Comedy Series, Best New Series, an... [Read More]
The Writers Guild Awards announce 2017 nominations, Patton Oswalt back as host
The Writers Guild Awards have announced its nominations for the 2017 edition and the winners for outstanding achievement in television, new media, news, radio, and promotional writing will be honored on Sunday, February 19th, 2017, at concurrent ceremonies in New York City and Los Angeles. The event... [Read More]
Here are your comedy writers nominated for 2017 WGA Awards
Congrats to my friends and all of the other comedy writers nominated today for the 2017 Writers Guild Association (WGA) Awards. Awards will be handed out in separate ceremonies held the same night, Feb. 19, 2017, in New York City (hosted by Lewis Black) and Los Angeles (hosted by Patton Oswalt). COM... [Read More]
Jimmy Kimmel to host 2017 Academy Awards live on ABC
For years, Jimmy Kimmel has hosted a live edition of Jimmy Kimmel Live: After the Oscars, cashing in on all of the Academy Award nominees and winners celebrating just across the street. In 2017, Kimmel will join them for the big show in primetime. He'll host the 2017 Academy Awards live on ABC in Fe... [Read More]
Jimmy Kimmel Will Host the 2017 Oscars
The 2017 Academy Awards has found its host. According to Variety, Jimmy Kimmel will host the awards ceremony, which is slated to air Sunday, February 26th on ABC. While Kimmel has hosted the Emmys in both 2012 and 2016, this will make his Oscars hosting debut. Recent Oscars hosts include Ellen DeGen... [Read More]