Jessica Williams Investigates Love Across Political Party Lines
by Megh Wright Jessica Williams filed a new Daily Show report last night about what she calls the "worst kind of mixed marriage," or when Americans cruelly betray their political party by marrying someone who does not share all of their political stances and beliefs. Thankfully most of the people Wi... [Read More]
Comedy Central is hard at work with five more shows in development and more
Comedy Central’s inhouse multiplatform division CC:Studios announced its upcoming slate of digital programs including the premiere of one new series, renewals for two and five more in development. “I am sincerely proud of how our team has established CC:Studios as an appealing desti... [Read More]
CC:Studios Adds Five New Series from Matt Braunger, Rich Fulcher, and More
by Megh Wright Comedy Central's digital production wing CC:Studios just announced five new projects. According to THR, the network has added series from Rich Fulcher, Matt Braunger, David Angelo, Sean O'Connor, Taylor Orci, and Jared Nigro to debut in the near future. "I am sincerely proud of how ou... [Read More]
Comedy Central, CC:Studios enlist Idiotsitter, Roustabout, Matt Braunger, more (Video)
Comedy Central announced its latest development slate for its Internet incubator CC:Studios. CC:Studios has given the green light to five new series to go into development to be released exclusively on Comedy Central’s website. After the department’s successes with This is Not Happening ... [Read More]
Kristen Schaal Is an Ally of Subway Manspreaders Everywhere
by Megh Wright The New York City subway system recently took on the issue of "manspreading," and during last night's Daily Show, Women's Issues Correspondent Kristen Schaal appeared to share her unlikely take on it: "As a woman who has struggled her entire life to keep her knees together, I am your ... [Read More]
Key and Peele Get Ready for the Super Bowl with "East/West Bowl Pro Edition"
by Megh Wright Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele are hosting Comedy Central's first-ever Super Bowl special Friday night, and today they released a clip featuring a brand new installment of their hit Key and Peele "East/West Bowl" sketches, this time for pros only. They brought along some real NFL... [Read More]
'@midnight' Is Holding an Internet Casting Call for Guest Panelists
by Megh Wright If you've always dreamed of being a contestant on @midnight, today is your lucky day. The show recently announced an internet casting call called #PointsMe, in which @midnight fans can try out to appear on the show via Twitter, Vine, Instagram, Facebook, and Tumblr posts using the #Po... [Read More]
Snapchat partners with Comedy Central and others for “Discover”
Snapchat is adding a new outlet to help established properties get more exposure. The new feature is called Discover and will offer Snapchat users video content from a wide range of media partners including Comedy Central, Vice, and People. “Snapchat Discover is a new way to exp... [Read More]
Kyle Kinane proves he’s in a class of his own with “I Liked His Old Stuff Better” (review)
One of the first major comedy specials of the year was released on Friday when Comedy Central debuted Kyle Kinane’s second hour special. Very tongue-in-cheek, Kyle Kinane released the special under the title, I Liked His Old Stuff Better. Every comedian has to find their voice, carve out ... [Read More]
Abbi Has a Laughing Gas Dance Party on This Week's 'Broad City'
by Megh Wright If last week's Broad City taught us anything, it's that every episode should feature a scene of Abbi Jacobson gloriously expressing herself through the art of dance. Thankfully, this week's episode looks to be a perfect follow-up when Abbi and Ilana pay a visit to Lincoln the dentist/... [Read More]