Season 6 of Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee will premiere on June 3rd, with Stephen Colbert, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, and Bill Maher
Jerry Seinfeld’s mega awesome web series, Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee will return for a 6th season on June 3rd. Even awesomer is this news being announced in a trailer for said season. This season Seinfeld drive and drinks coffee with Stephen Colbert, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Jim Carrey, Stev... [Read More]
 
Season 6 of ‘Comedians in Cars’ Premieres June 3rd with Stephen Colbert, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, and More
Jerry Seinfeld’s hit Crackle web series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee just got a season 6 premiere date and trailer. Crackle announced today that the new season will premiere on Wednesday, June 3rd at 11:30pm and feature interviews with Stephen Colbert, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Jim Carrey, upco... [Read More]
 
SAG-AFTRA issues “Do Not Work” order against duo of “reality” series filming comedians and their families
SAG-AFTRA has issued a "no-contract, no-work" order against L. Plummer Media, which is currently filming both Comedians of LA for Esquire and Living With Funny for the Oxygen Network simultaneously. The actors' union notes that the production is for "a single series, produced by a single compan... [Read More]
 
Netflix, Funny or Die, CollegeHumor, Fallon among 2015 Webby Awards winners
Netflix helped take home multiple honors in the annual pay-to-play Webby Awards, with Funny or Die, CollegeHumor and The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon also bringing in wins for their 2015 online efforts. Netflix's special achievement victories came courtesy of Chelsea Peretti, named outstanding... [Read More]
 
At 2015 Crackle Upfronts, Jerry Seinfeld snaps at YouTube, pops TV’s bubble
Jerry Seinfeld doesn't need Crackle nearly as much as Crackle needs him. But the upstart webseries-turned-streaming provider is backed by Sony Pictures Entertainment, which just so happened to back Seinfeld's hit sitcom and made billions of dollars to go around. So when Seinfeld needed a vehicle to ... [Read More]
 
Inside the Job of a Showrunner with 'The Comedians' Ben Wexler
by Ian Goldstein For the past decade television audiences have become increasingly aware of the showrunner, the individual responsible for the day-to-day operations of a television show. Ben Wexler has built his career working on shows like Community and Arrested Development, where the showrunners c... [Read More]
 
This Week on TV: Amy Schumer hosts the 2015 MTV Movie Awards alongside 7 comedy show premieres
It’s a big week for comedy on TV with seven shows premiering and one comedian hosting an awards show. Let’s start with Amy Schumer and the 2015 MTV Movie Awards. The comedian, writer, and actress will be hosting and is having a huge year with one of the most talked about and anticipated ... [Read More]
 
Addicted to Comedy: A New Level of Confidence
My stagnate position needed to change, so I examined my comedy roots. I was raised on underground comedy. My favorite radio show as an adolescent was The Dr. Demento Show. He played a list of obscure artists (and up-and-coming people including Weird Al Yanokic) each week that would leave me in stitc... [Read More]
 
Here's the First Trailer for Billy Crystal and Josh Gad's 'The Comedians'
by Megh Wright The trailer for FX's new series The Comedians dropped today, and it features three of the most revered elements of American comedy: ham eating, adult diapers, and horny bears. "[Crystal] comes from more of an old-school mentality of wanting the purity of comedy in the way that he expe... [Read More]
 
Nina G: Comedian Who Stutters Goes Beyond the Punch Lines
by Valerie Branch, Guest Contributor ALAMEDA, CA – Nina G bills herself as “America’s Only Female Stuttering Comedian”. Less obvious about this stand-up comedian, social activist, and author, is that she also has a learning disability. Both Nina G’s stutter and her lear... [Read More]