Nathan Fielder Makes a Riveting Commercial for the Toy Ball Doink-It
by Megh Wright Nathan for You's second season finale aired last night, and the above commercial is the end product of Fielder's mission to rebrand one toy company's product by associating it with a child's first step into adulthood: "Doink-It: The Only Proof You're Not a Baby." Click through for som... [Read More]
Watch Rory Scovel get the longest applause ever on “The Meltdown”
The one and only Rory Scovel continues to have the most memorable TV sets. On last night’s The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail, Scovel closed out the show challenging the audience to not stop clapping throughout his entire set. It was the kind of performance only Scovel could pull off. Watch an... [Read More]
Kurt Braunohler: Comedy Central’s newest late-night host?
Comedy Central may add comedian Kurt Braunohler to its late-night landscape. The network ordered a pilot for Getting’ Some Strange with Kurt Braunohler. The late-night talk show would feature Braunohler covering strange stories of the day, revealing just how beautifully insane our world actual... [Read More]
Comedy Centrals orders a talk show pilot with Kurt Braunohler
Kurty B might have landed a shiny new gig. According to Deadline, Comedy Central has ordered a pilot for a light night talk show to be helmed by LA comedian Kurt Braunohler. Entitled Gettin’ Some Strange with Kurt Braunohler, Braunohler will do what he does best: covering the strangest stories... [Read More]
Comedy Central Orders a Late Night Talk Show Pilot Hosted by Kurt Braunohler
by Megh Wright Former host of IFC's Bunk and upcoming star of the CC:Studios digital series Roustabout Kurt Braunohler might be getting his own late night talk show. Deadline reports that Comedy Central has ordered a pilot called Gettin' Some Strange with Kurt Braunohler, a late night talk show in w... [Read More]
Daily Show with Jon Stewart launches podcast
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart is coming to iTunes…without Jon Stewart. Comedy Central has launched a new podcast The Daily Show Podcast without Jon Stewart, a bi-monthly behind-the-scenes show. Each 20-30 minute episode features Daily Show writers, producers and actors gather around to talk... [Read More]
Comedy Central renews Chris Hardwick’s @midnight, Internet wins for another 40 weeks
Social media late night game show @midnight will continue at Comedy Central. The network renewed Chris Hardwick’s show, which features three comedians battling to win the Internet, for a second season. The new season will run for 40 weeks, which is 160 episodes, in 2015. Nerdist emperor Hardwi... [Read More]
Nathan Fielder harshly punishes a line-cutter on ‘Nathan For You’
On yesterday’s Nathan For You, host/marketing genius Nathan Fielder attempts to help out infamous hot dog stand, Pink’s in Hollywood. With Pink’s being such a popular lunch spot, the line is very long. Fielder tries to institute a new policy that allows customers to cut the line if... [Read More]
Nathan Fielder Wants More Women to Give Birth in Taxis in Tonight's 'Nathan for You'
by Megh Wright Here's a sneak peek at tonight's new episode of Nathan for You, which follows Fielder as he attempts to help a struggling taxi service owner get the viral bump he needs with the help of as many pregnant women as possible. 0 Comments... [Read More]
Chris Hardwick tells Jimmy Fallon “@Midnight” is renewed through 2015
Looks like Comedy Central is fully in love with their new game show @Midnight. Host Chris Hardwick went on The Tonight Show last night and told Jimmy Fallon that his show has officially been picked up for a second season and will run all through 2015. This really comes as no surprise. This is the [&... [Read More]