Dave Chappelle’s return to television: Walking Dead, Scandal, CSI? He’ll do it all.
Dave Chappelle wants to play a zombie on AMC’s hit series The Walking Dead. He also wouldn’t mind snagging roles on CSI and Scandal. It’s all part of Chappelle’s goal to return to television. “For one year, I want to do this thing where I guest-star on as many televisio... [Read More]
W. Kamau Bell, Jello Biafra inject thought into Fun Fun Fun Fest, Fred Armisen brings Ian Rubbish
AUSTIN — If Friday’s comedians at Fun Fun Fun Fest contended with the low lows of celebrity and popular culture, Saturday’s theme might as well have been “Damn the man, save the Empire.” Politics, politics, and more politics. W. Kamau Bell’s set, for example, offe... [Read More]
Saturday Night Live alum Jan Hooks dead at 57
Comedian/actress and Saturday Night Live alum Jan Hooks has died today at the age of 57. No details are known yet as to what the cause of death was, but she’d been rumored to be battling a serious illness. Hooks joined SNL in 1986 and was a regular on the show until 1991. She’s probably ... [Read More]
Inside the Silly, Dark, Intelligent Tweets of Molly Hodgdon (@Undeadmolly)
by Jenny Nelson Molly Hodgdon lives in Vermont. She’s currently in grad school studying criminology and is a contributing writer for Rifftrax. On Twitter, Hodgdon goes by the name Molly Manglewood, or simply @undeadmolly. Her tweets meld the macabre with observational humor and silliness. I re... [Read More]
Eric ‘The Actor’ Lynch Dead; What Happened To ‘Howard Stern Show’ Wack Pack Member Eric The Midget?
Eric the Actor, a beloved member of the Wack Pack on The Howard Stern Show, has apparently died. The news was confirmed by the Sirius XM Twitter account. Rest in peace, Eric the Actor. We love you. — SiriusXM (@SIRIUSXM) September 21, 2014 It is unclear exactly what happened to Eric S. Lynch, ... [Read More]
Joan Rivers iPhone 6 Facebook Promotion … How Ad For New Apple Product Appeared On Comedian’s Instagram Page After Her Death (PHOTOS)
The iPhone 6 is such a hot item right now that even Joan Rivers wants one from her grave. The Facebook page of the late actress promoted the latest Apple product on Friday, more than a week after Rivers died following complications from minor throat surgery. The iPhone 6 promotion (s... [Read More]
Remembering Robin Williams
You want to be able to quote his inspirational movie lines back to him, to step on a desk and shout to him, "O Captain! My Captain!" You want to be able to hug him close and tight and never let go, telling him, "It's not your fault." And then you want to throw him the curve, twirl him around and sho... [Read More]
Laurie Kilmartin is taping a new special ’45 Jokes About My Dead Dad’ October 17-18 in LA
Comedian and Conan writer Laurie Kilmartin announced today via Twitter that she will be taping a new comedy special this fall. Entitled ’45 Jokes About My Dead Dad,’ Kilmartin will be taping a unique, short special on October 17th and 18th at the Lyric Theater in Los Angeles. Here’... [Read More]
Best Robin Williams Movies – Top 10 List Podcast – Episode 105
In each episode of The Top 10 List Podcast, a panel of comedians compete to get as many of their individual picks, from a list they prepared before the show, on a final top 10 list. Episode topics range from People who Changed the World to Most Doable Hollywood Actors. The Top 10 List... [Read More]
‘Apparently Kid’ Auto-Tune Video Amazing! Noah Ritter Gets Gregory Brothers Treatment On Schmoyoho YouTube Channel
The viral video of “Apparently Kid” Noah Ritter has racked up more than 11 million views in less than a week. So it was only a matter of time before the clip received the auto-tune treatment. 5-year-old Noah Ritter became a household name when he stole the show in a local news segment a... [Read More]