John Oliver Calls the RNC a “Four-Day Exercise in Emphasizing Feelings Over Facts”
Last Week Tonight returned to HBO last night just in time to take a look back on last week’s Republican convention, which John Oliver perfectly describes as “a four-day exercise in emphasizing feelings over facts.” Using examples from RNC speakers like Antonio Sabato Jr., Rudy Giul... [Read More]
‘Silicon Valley’: Mike Judge and Cast Preview Season 4
The high highs and low lows will continue for the Pied Piper crew as they pivot next year. Mike Judge: “It’s more fun to watch these guys be uncomfortable and fail and be humiliated. They’re funnier that way. If they become successful and live happily ever after it will be less fun to watch.” [Read More]
John Oliver Makes Some Official Endorsements on ‘Last Week Tonight’
Last Week Tonight is still on break, but in the meantime, the show uploaded a new web exclusive over the weekend where John Oliver decides it’s finally time to announce some official endorsements. Since he can’t vote for elected US officials, Oliver’s endorsements aren’t poli... [Read More]
Andy Samberg Has Another HBO Mockumentary in the Works
Andy Samberg and Murray Miller are making a follow-up of sorts to their 2015 HBO mockumentary 7 Days in Hell, but instead of tennis, this time they’re focusing on the world of professional cycling. According to The Hollywood Reporter, their next HBO mockumentary Tour de Pharmacy will focus on ... [Read More]
HBO is your new dealer with pot comedy “High Maintenance” this fall
HBO has confirmed the debut date for High Maintenance, with the comedy series slated to kick off its six-episode season on Friday September 16th at 11pm. From the unexpected and offbeat to the predictable and mundane, High Maintenance provides a glimpse into the daily routines of a diverse group of ... [Read More]
Kyle Mooney to Write and Star in ‘Brigsby Bear’ Directed by Dave McCary
The Good Neighbor guys are finally getting their own movie. A few days ago, a Redditor noticed a new IMDB page for a film starring Mooney called Brigsby Bear, and a June press release from the Utah Film Commission confirms the project. Written by and starring Mooney, the film centers on Brigsby Bear... [Read More]
John Oliver Shares Some of His Favorite ‘Last Week Tonight’ Insults from YouTube Commenters
Here’s a new clip from Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver decides it’s time for part 2 of his fan mail segment reading some of his favorite YouTube comments left by viewers of the show. Oliver can handle mean comments about his eyebrows and looking like a child molester/Pokemon hybrid,... [Read More]
This Week on TV: A&E goes “Black and White”
This Week on TV we get back to summer normalcy post holiday. We get 9 premieres in total including A&E’s new talk show, Black and White. The comedic talk show hosted by Christian Finnegan and Sherrod Small cover race in America through sketches and discussions with celebrity guests. The se... [Read More]
Danny McBride and Jody Hill’s ‘Vice Principals’ Will End After Season 2
Back in 2014, HBO ordered 18 episodes of Vice Principals from Danny McBride and Jody Hill, and according to both of them, the show will not extend beyond that original order. According to Variety, McBride and Hill intended the show to play more like a movie, and they have no plans of taking it furth... [Read More]