Ellen DeGeneres confronts nude Chelsea Handler on Chelsea Lately finale (Video)
Comedian Chelsea Handler ended her reign as the only woman on late night on Tuesday on the series finale of her E! talk show Chelsea Lately. One fellow female comedy star confronted Handler during one of her recurring nude shower sketches before the director yelled one final, “Cut!” Elle... [Read More]
 
40 Things I Learned in 2014 at Montreal’s Just For Laughs
Every year, I think I know what to expect heading into Montreal's grand poobah of comedy festivals -- Just For Laughs -- only to realize I still have much to learn. Here are some of the things I learned from the 2014 edition of JFL Montreal: Tuesday is the new Wednesday. I thought I'd go up a day ea... [Read More]
 
Best Gay and Lesbian Celebrities – Top 10 List Podcast – Episode 101
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]
 
Last Comic Standing 8, The Ellen DeGeneres Talk Show Challenge
Does this look like a guy about to be eliminated from Last Comic Standing? No. And I don't mean JB Smoove, either, because he's the host. But DC Benny thought he'd have a safe time cruising into the final seven or farther in this eighth season of Last Comic -- he and several other finalists voted to... [Read More]
 
Steve Harvey wins big at 2014 Daytime Emmy Awards
Steve Harvey thought it best to sit out the 2014 Daytime Emmy Awards (that's a photo, above, of him presenting at the 2013 ceremony, back in the olden times when the event was televised) this weekend, and so the livestream did not have the chance to reward him in person -- although Harvey did win bo... [Read More]
 
Last Comic Standing Season 8 mentors: Wanda Sykes, Howie Mandel, Amy Schumer, Cheryl Hines and Jeff Ross
NBC's reboot of Last Comic Standing debuts Thursday with a two-hour premiere and the promise of mentors for the top 10 finalists picked from the 100 invited stand-up comedian contestants. Wanda Sykes, one of the Last Comic executive producers, will show up on camera as one of the mentors for the fin... [Read More]
 
Krysten Ritter, Elisha Cuthbert, Kate Walsh headline NBC comedies from Ellen DeGeneres, Will Ferrell
After canceling a slew of shows today, including cult favorite Community, NBC has picked up the Ellen DeGeneres comedy pilot One Big Happy to series. The multi-camera sitcom will start off as a midseason series with, according to reports, six episodes. Elisha Cuthbert and Nick Zano (2 Broke Girls) s... [Read More]
 
CBS Orders 'The McCarthys', 'The Odd Couple' to Series; NBC Adds 'Mission Control', 'One Big Happy', 'Bad Judge'
by Bradford Evans CBS and NBC each just picked up two more new comedies for the fall. CBS is adding The McCarthys and The Odd Couple, while NBC is adding Mission Control and One Big Happy, Variety reports. The McCarthys, a created by Happy Endings writer Brian Gallivan, follows the ga... [Read More]
 
Looking Back at Ellen and Mitch Hurwitz's Sitcom 'The Ellen Show'
by Ramsey Ess The Paley Center for Media, which has locations in both New York and LA, dedicates itself to the preservation of television and radio history. Inside their vast archives of more than 150,000 television shows, commercials, and radio programs, there are thousands of important and funny p... [Read More]
 
Chelsea Handler talks late-night TV future with Ellen
What's next for Chelsea Handler on TV in 2015? After posting this photo of herself on Instagram, with her dog and paperwork bearing the CBS logo and the caption "business meeting," Handler clarified her position Wednesday with a Tweet: "I have never had nor will have any desire to take a job someone... [Read More]