Chris Rock’s movie “Top Five” will hit theaters this December
Chris Rock’s new movie Top Five just got a theater premiere date not too long after it made a screening at the Toronto International Film Festival where it earned rave reviews. The film was picked up by Paramount who just set a limited release on the film for December 5th with it going nationw... [Read More]
 
9 Documentaries about comedians you can find on Netflix, and one you can’t
There are a lot of comedy documentaries out there in the world. Some of them are endlessly fascinating and offer a behind the scenes look at what comedians think about a topic. Others focus on one comedian’s origin story/search/climb/obstacle overcoming something. While others sometimes are ju... [Read More]
 
Here are your 2014 Streamy Award winners, hosted by Grace Helbig and Hannah Hart
The 4th Annual Streamy Awards were handed out last night, in a live ceremony hosted and also presented online by Streamy Award winners and touring friends Grace Helbig and Hannah Hart. Here is their opening monologue. Congrats to all of the winners, listed below. Channel, Show or Series – Ove... [Read More]
 
Seinfeld Roasts Tommy Chong, and Other Weird Things That Happened on the Playboy Channel
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]
 
Sketch Anatomy: Andy Cowan Explains the Origins of 'Seinfeld's "The Opposite"
by Megh Wright Welcome to our column Sketch Anatomy, where we ask some of our favorite television writers to choose any sketch — one they personally wrote or one from history they find particularly hilarious, notable, or underappreciated — to learn from a writer's perspective what separa... [Read More]
 
Tina Fey, Alec Baldwin, Sarah Silverman on Jerry Seinfeld’s new Crackle web series Single Shots
Jerry Seinfeld just wrapped up season four of his recently-renewed Crackle web series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffe. Now his latest “between-the-seasons” project, Single Shots, has launched its first episode. The mini-sodes will feature multiple guests talking about the same topic. Se... [Read More]
 
Chris Rock’s “Top Five,” Jon Stewart’s “Rosewater” both will premiere at 2014 TIFF
The Toronto International Film Festival announced its slate of world premieres, gala screenings and more this morning, and both Jon Stewart's directorial debut as well as Chris Rock's latest both will make their world premieres there this September. Rosewater rose straight from a guest's appearance ... [Read More]
 
Jon Stewart Talks to a CIA Employee Who Sounds a Lot Like Jerry Seinfeld
by Megh Wright A bunch of CIA staffers' Langley cafeteria-related complaints were recently released to the public through the Freedom of Information Act, so on last night's Daily Show, Jon Stewart spoke with a CIA employee who agreed to discuss the complaints further as long as his identity was conc... [Read More]
 
Brooklyn Cyclones ‘Seinfeld’ Night Includes Puffy Shirts, Soup Nazi, Keith Hernandez Bobbleheads, And Elaine Dancing Contest (VIDEO)
The Brooklyn Cyclones minor league baseball team held a Seinfeld night on Saturday to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the classic sitcom. It was real, and it was spectacular. The Seinfeld night began outside the stadium, where the famous “Soup Nazi” was on hand to feed customers (... [Read More]
 
TBS celebrates #Seinfeld25 this week with special broadcasts, new clip-sized clips!
Seinfeld first aired on NBC on July 5, 1989, as The Seinfeld Chronicles. Yada, yada, yada and all of these 25 years later, it has raked in more than $3 billion just in syndication! Vulture broke down the math, figuring co-creators Jerry Seinfeld and Larry David earn $400 million apiece, each time th... [Read More]