Seth Meyers, Key & Peele among Time’s 100 Most Influential list
Time Magazine released it’s annual list of 100 Most Influential People. The list is often a who’s who of politics, industry, activism, leadership, art, and entertainment. The movers and shakers one might say. This year they highlighted the great work of two (technically three) people fro... [Read More]
The American Comedy Awards to honor Bill Cosby with Lifetime Achievement award
The American Comedy Awards is one of comedy’s biggest nights. As we previously reported, the awards ceremony has made a nice bump from Comedy Central to NBC this year. The show honored both David Letterman (2011) and Don Rickles (2012) with one of it’s most prestigious awards, The Johnny... [Read More]
Bill Cosby to receive Receive Johnny Carson Award for Comedic Excellence at 2014 “American Comedy Awards”
The American Comedy Awards will return to network TV in May with one more big name to be feted, announcing late Monday the ceremony would give Bill Cosby the Johnny Carson Award for Comedic Excellence. It's essentially a lifetime achievement award for the 76-year-old stand-up comedian and sitcom leg... [Read More]
Conan O’Brien and Andy Richer recall the MTV Movie Awards and being the oldest people there
This weekend, Conan O’Brien greeted the many people watching The MTV Movie Awards with an opening that contained cameos from 50 celebrities. It was even a new record for the movie awards. However, now that it has been a few days, Conan and Andy Richter (who was in the audience) shared some of ... [Read More]
Conan O’Brien and his 50 cameos for the MTV Movie Awards opening montage
Conan O’Brien set out to start the MTV Movie Awards off with a bang and he certainly accomplished it. As stated in the clip, the previous record for cameos in an MTV Movie Awards opening was eight, so Conan brought us 50. Conan’s big opening was great too. I personally liked his sign off... [Read More]
Conan O’Brien’s 50 celebrity cameos to open the 2014 MTV Movie Awards
Conan O'Brien hosted the 2014 MTV Movie Awards live on MTV on Sunday night, which means a lot to you if you're a teen-ager and/or can DVR Game of Thrones, Mad Men, Silicon Valley, Veep, and maybe even The Good Wife and pay attention to the MTV Movie Awards on Twitter without also falling prey to so ... [Read More]
Watch Conan O'Brien's Cameo-Packed Opening for the MTV Movie Awards
by Megh Wright Here's the opening of last night's MTV Movie Awards hosted by Conan O'Brien, who manages to scrape together 50 celebrity cameos in less than four minutes. Click through to see O'Brien's opening monologue as well as the full list of this year's winners. Movie of the YearThe Hunger Ga... [Read More]
Key & Peele earn a Peabody Award
Yesterday the 73rd Annual Peabody Awards were announced. The awards give high praise to programming and stories in electronic media that benefit citizens by expanding horizons, defend public interest, and encourage empathy with others. In short they, “recognize stories that matter.” Come... [Read More]
'Key and Peele' Wins a Peabody Award
by Megh Wright The 73rd Annual Peabody Awards were announced this morning, and among the recipients was Comedy Central's own Key and Peele. On the Peabody website, they bestow some high praise on the show creators and stars: "It's like Abbott and Costello Meet Richard Pryor when the duo of Keegan-Mi... [Read More]
Comedy Central’s Key & Peele honored with The Peabody Award
Congrats to Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele and the crew of Key & Peele for their latest honor, joining a prestigious shortlist of TV shows honored by The Peabody Awards. The announcement was made this morning. The Peabody Awards will be handed out May 19, 2014, in New York City, and the bri... [Read More]