Ricky Gervais on Louis C.K.: I discovered that big, sweaty slob (Video)
There might be some beef at this year’s Emmys ceremony between comedy stars Ricky Gervais and Louis C.K. The two men are both nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series, both for their titular characters in Derek and Louie, respectively. Gervais appeared on Late Night with Seth Me... [Read More]
 
Ricky Gervais Tells Seth Meyers Why He's Angry with "Big Sweaty Slob" Louis C.K.
by Megh Wright Here's a clip from Ricky Gervais's interview on last night's Late Night, in which he and Meyers talk about the differences between US and UK awards shows. This leads to Gervais realizing mid-interview that he's unhappy with "that big sweaty slob" Louis C.K. for never giving him the th... [Read More]
 
Louis C.K. show ‘Louie’ gets shorter season 5, ‘Fargo’ coming back to FX eventually
FX wants more Louie. Louis C.K. will return to the network with a fifth season of the show, FX CEO Jon Landgraf announced. “Louie’s fourth season was once again groundbreaking,” Landgraf, who has given C.K. nearly free reign to create brilliance on his network, said in a statement.... [Read More]
 
Season 5 of 'Louie' Will Premiere in Spring 2015 with Seven Episodes
by Megh Wright More Louie episodes are on the way, and thankfully this time the wait won't be a long one. According to THR, FX announced today that they've renewed Louis C.K.'s series for an abbreviated seven-episode season to air sometime in spring 2015. The most recent season had 14 connected epis... [Read More]
 
Orange is the New Black, Saturday Night Live, Modern Family lead Emmy nominations in comedy
Netflix’s Orange is the New Black snagged 12 primetime Emmy comedy nominations this morning, beating out perennial Emmy favorites Modern Family and The Big Bang Theory in total nods. And yes, Orange is the New Black is a comedy— this year, anyway. Last year, Netflix submitted the ensembl... [Read More]
 
Louis C.K., Amy Schumer Headline Funny or Die's Oddball Tour 2014
by Bradford Evans Last summer, Funny Or Die held its first ever comedy tour, The Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival, with Dave Chappelle and Flight of the Conchords headlining. Today, they announced the lineup for the 2014 Oddball tour, with 21 dates across the nation starting out this sum... [Read More]
 
Louis C.K., Amy Schumer Headline Funny or Die's Oddball Tour 2014
by Bradford Evans Last summer, Funny Or Die held its first ever comedy tour, The Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival, with Dave Chappelle and Flight of the Conchords headlining. Today, they announced the lineup for the 2014 Oddball tour, with 21 dates across the nation starting out this sum... [Read More]
 
Look who’s joining the Funny or Die Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Tour for summer 2014
Ready or not, Hartford, you're getting a second chance to laugh at the giant all-day funny fest that is the Funny or Die Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival tour. Head's up, America! Dave Chappelle isn't on the lineup for summer 2014, but pretty much anyone else you're thinking of is. Pretty muc... [Read More]
 
Funny Or Die Oddball comedy festival returns: Louis C.K., Aziz Ansari, Amy Schumer, Marc Maron
Funny Or Die and Live Nation are teaming up again for their second Funny Or Die Presents Oddball Comedy and Curiosity Festival 2014. After a successful touring last year with Dave Chappelle and Flight of the Conchords, Funny or Die will bring in some more of the best comedians in the country. The to... [Read More]
 
Watch the trailer for “Howard Stern’s Birthday Bash” available for streaming beginning June 23rd
On Monday, SiriusXM will premiere the complete Howard Stern’s Birthday Bash for streaming online. On January 31st, many celebs showed up to pay tribute to Howard Stern and celebrate his 60th birthday with a 4 hour live event that simulcast on SiriusXM. Jimmy Kimmel hosted the night at Hammerst... [Read More]