Regina Hall, Casey Wilson, Paul Scheer, and More Join Showtime Pilot ‘Ball Street’
Showtime’s comedy pilot Ball Street is rounding out its cast. The network announced today that Casey Wilson, Regina Hall, Paul Scheer, Kurt Braunohler, and Eugene Cordero have joined the cast of the half-hour pilot, which was ordered back in September. Produced and directed by Seth Rogen and E... [Read More]
Don Cheadle and Andrew Rannells to Star in ‘Ball Street’ Showtime Pilot from Seth Rogen
Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg have a new TV project in the works. Showtime just announced that the two will produce and direct an upcoming comedy pilot called Ball Street. Here’s the logline for the project, which is co-created by David Caspe and Jordan Cahan: Ball Street takes us bac... [Read More]
‘Silicon Valley, ‘Girls’ and more nab 2015 Golden Globes nominations
Award season will soon be upon us. Today, the nominees for the 2015 Golden Globes were announced. Most notably, HBO’s Silicon Valley, Girls, Amazon’s Transparent, Orange is the New Black, and Jane the Virgin win nominations for Best TV Comedy. Both Jane the Virgin, Transparent, and Silic... [Read More]
Reggie Watts to star in Super Bowl commercial with Arnold Schwarzenegger, Don Cheadle and more
Super Bowl commercials are airing earlier and earlier each year. Two weeks before the big football game to decide whether the Denver Broncos or the Seattle Seahawks are the NFL champions of the 2013 season at Super Bowl XLVII, Feb. 2, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J., we've already begun seeing commer... [Read More]
Showtime presents “House of Lies” LIVE and improvising from the UCB Theatre
Improv comedy fans received an early Christmas and New Year's present when Showtime announced it's airing a long-form comedy special with Ben Schwartz and his cast mates from the network's House of Lies for New Year's Eve. Schwartz executive produced the project HOUSE OF LIES LIVE!, and wrote on Mon... [Read More]
Showtime Is Releasing a Longform Improv Special Starring the 'House of Lies' Cast Online
by Bradford Evans Showtime announced today that they produced a live longform improv special starring the cast of their show House of Lies and that they'll be debuting it online next week. Called House of Lies Live, the special features cast members Ben Schwartz and Josh Lawson, who are both experie... [Read More]
Tim Meadows: The worst I ever bombed…
Tim Meadows is a very talented comedian. But unfortunately every comedian in the game has a few stories about the time when things did not go well for them on stage. We got the chance to talk to Meadows recently and we couldn’t help but ask “what’s the worst you ever bombed?”... [Read More]
Two new ‘Drunk History’ clips online in advance of premiere
If you’ve never heard of Funny or Die’s Drunk History sketches, you should really check them out. Basically, the concept of the shorts was to get a person drunk, have them recount tales of history, and have comedians and actors act out the drunken tales. Need more cool news about the sho... [Read More]
Video: Don Cheadle is the angriest Captain Planet ever
Have you ever wondered: What if there was a live action remake of the 1990s eco-conscious cartoon Captain Planet starring Don Cheadle donned in what can only be described as “silverface?” If so, wonder no more.** You see, the good folks a... [Read More]