Fox's Saturday Night ADHD Lineup to End in June
by Megh Wright Fox's attempt at an Adult Swim-esque block of weird cartoon programming has met an unfortunate end. EW reports that the Saturday animation lineup ADHD (Animation Domination High-Def) is getting dumped by the network after drawing less-than-stellar ratings and a bunch of viewer complai... [Read More]
We put on our tightest pants and hang with Steel Panther
We got gangbanged by Steel Panther! Just the other day the band released their new album, All You Can Eat to the masses and in normal Steel Panther style, it rips. On album release day, the band invited The Laugh Button to visit them in the Gibson Studios in NYC to spend some time with […] We... [Read More]
FOX’s new improv show ‘Riot’ adds new comedians, premieres May 13th
FOX’s new improv show RIOT is set to premiere on May 13th at 9pm. The show features a group of regulars and celebs of the week to face off in a series of improv-based challenges on a stage that’s slightly slanted on an angle of 22 degrees. Sounds like a bit of Whose Line Is […] FO... [Read More]
Steve Carell, Cheryl Hines, and Rob Delaney to Appear on New Fox Improv Show 'Riot'
by Megh Wright A new improv comedy series is premiering on Fox next month, and TV Line reports that a bunch of all-star improvisers have signed on to appear as celebrity guests over the course of the debut season. Titled Riot, the series features a group of regular players participating in improv-ba... [Read More]
Watch a very brief video clip from John Mulaney’s new FOX sitcom
Exciting! John Mulaney stopped by Late Night With Seth Meyers to talk with his former boss about many things in his life, mainly offering some insight on the Stefon character, which he co-created with Bill Hader, how he and Meyers won Emmy awards and his forthcoming nuptials. All great things, but p... [Read More]
John Mulaney offers first glimpse of FOX’s “Mulaney” on Late Night with Seth Meyers
Blink and you missed it! It doesn't have a premiere date on FOX yet, but Mulaney, the starring sitcom vehicle for stand-up comedian John Mulaney, debuted the first clip from its first six episodes on Thursday night's Late Night with Seth Meyers on NBC. Meyers introduced Mulaney with a clip from the ... [Read More]
Joel McKinnon Miller and Dirk Blocker Promoted to Regulars for Season 2 of 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine'
by Bradford Evans Fox's Andy Samberg-led sitcom Brooklyn Nine-Nine wrapped up its first season last week, and the show is expanding its cast for season two. Joel McKinnon Miller and Dirk Blocker, who play veteran detectives Scully and Hitchcock respectively, have been promoted to series regulars for... [Read More]
Nick Frost to Star in Fox Pilot 'Sober Companion'
by Bradford Evans British comedian Nick Frost (Shaun of the Dead, The World's End) is taking his first regular job on a US TV show. Frost has joined the cast of the Fox sitcom pilot Sober Companion, Variety reports. Justin Long plays the show's other lead role. Sober Companion follows... [Read More]
David Cross to Play the Dead Boss in Fox's Pilot 'Dead Boss'
by Bradford Evans David Cross has been cast in a Fox pilot, his first since Arrested Development. Cross will guest star in the pilot Dead Boss as the titular "dead boss," Deadline reports. Based on the British show of the same name created by Sharon Horgan and Holly Walsh, Dead Boss stars 30 Rock's ... [Read More]
GSN orders TV game-show edition of “Idiot Test” hosted by Ben Gleib
GSN announced today that stand-up comedian Ben Gleib will host at least 40 episodes of a new game show for the cable network based on the popular mobile app game, "Idiot Test." The game pits two pairs of contestants with pre-existing fan rivals of one sort or another against each other, answering qu... [Read More]