Stephen Colbert: From improv classes at Second City to the cover of Time magazine
From his earliest days taking improv classes at The Second City in Chicago to his correspondence work on The Daily Show to now taking over for Letterman on The Late Show, it’s been quite the ride for D.C. born Charleston, SC raised Stephen Colbert. He is the youngest of 11 kids so you could se... [Read More]
Get Ready for a Week of ‘Tonight Show’ Episodes with Justin Bieber
Prepare for Justin Bieber’s Tonight Show invasion. According to Rolling Stone, Bieber is slated to appear on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon next Wednesday, September 2nd, followed by a week-long residency on the show from September 7th through the 11th to promote his upcoming album. Bi... [Read More]
Baratunde Thurston Will Lead the ‘Daily Show with Trevor Noah’ Digital Team
Ahead of the Daily Show with Trevor Noah’s debut next month, today The New York Times reports that they’ve hired standup, author, podcast host, and former Onion digital director Baratunde Thurston to lead the Daily Show’s digital production team. Thurston will work as a supervising... [Read More]
Jeffrey Tambor, Andy Richter, and Conan O’Brien Talk Late Night TV Sidekicks
Here’s a clip from Jeffrey Tambor’s visit to last night’s Conan, where he looks back on his work on The Larry Sanders Show and explains how watching Johnny Carson and Ed McMahon helped prep him for his role as Hank. This inevitably leads to Conan evaluating Andy Richter’s per... [Read More]
Andy Daly, Jerry O’Hearn, and Don DiMello Visit ‘Conan’
Andy Daly paid a visit to his old friend Conan O’Brien last night to promote the new season of Review, and he brought two of his favorite characters with him: material-free standup Jerry O’Hearn and evil stage director Don DiMello. Daly also uploaded an old clip from one of his many Late... [Read More]
Marina Franklin on Conan
Marina Franklin was looking good on Monday's episode of Conan, which as she explained in her stand-up routine, means she's currently between boyfriends. She has dated white men and black men, and sometimes younger men. But with the latter, she realized her date was too young when a bystander comment... [Read More]
Marina Franklin on Conan, “Some of the men will never laugh at this”
Marina Franklin was the guest comedian on Conan last night. What did we learn from her? She tends to get into shape before a breakup, she’s often wondering the population percentages where she goes, interracial relationships have an education process, and people will let her know if she’... [Read More]
Jerrod Carmichael Talks Family, the Moon Landing, and ‘The Carmichael Show’ on ‘Conan’
Standup Jerrod Carmichael was a guest on last night’s Conan, where he talked about his new NBC series The Carmichael Show premiering this week and his untraditional way he got word out about it — by offering free copies of the pilot to people on VHS on the street, even though what’... [Read More]
Bob Odenkirk Brings His Own Interview Questions to ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’
Here’s a clip from Bob Odenkirk’s visit to last night’s Jimmy Kimmel Live, where he and Kimmel chat about how he went from doing comedy on Mr. Show to becoming an Emmy-nominated dramatic actor on Better Call Saul. As for that Emmy nomination, Odenkirk decided to come prepared with ... [Read More]
“The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” announces first week guests including Clooney, Scarlett Johansson and Amy Schumer
The list is in. The Late Show with Stephen Colbert‘s debut week will include some big names in the world of TV, Film, Music, and Comedy. Everything gets underway Tuesday September 8 with George Clooney, Republican Presidential candidate Jeb Bush and a musical performance by Jon Batiste and Sta... [Read More]