Stephen Colbert and Tina Fey almost starred in a sitcom set behind the scenes of SNL, years before 30 Rock
Years before 30 Rock hit NBC and won all of the Emmys, Dino Stamatopoulos, Stephen Colbert, Scott Adsit, Robert Smigel and Michael Stoyanov wrote a sitcom pilot in the 1990s starring themselves and a then-unknown Tina Fey, set behind the scenes of a show much like Saturday Night Live. This... [Read More]
Stephen Colbert and Tina Fey almost starred in a sitcom set behind the scenes of SNL, years before 30 Rock
Years before 30 Rock hit NBC and won all of the Emmys, Dino Stamatopoulos, Stephen Colbert, Scott Adsit, Robert Smigel and Michael Stoyanov wrote a sitcom pilot in the 1990s starring themselves and a then-unknown Tina Fey, set behind the scenes of a show much like Saturday Night Live. This... [Read More]
Louis CK review – superstar standup delivers new dose of crabbiness
Edinburgh Playhouse With riffs on the allure of Magic Mike and the horrors of marriage, the comic is on bleakly funny form – but the reflex cynicism lacks his usual subtletyLouis CK arrives in Edinburgh trailing “world’s best standup” superlatives, and he’s cheered onst... [Read More]
Here’s the First Trailer for Tig Notaro’s Amazon Series ‘One Mississippi’
Here’s the first trailer for One Mississippi, Tig Notaro’s autobiographical series for Amazon executive produced by Louis CK. It’s based on the much-recounted year in which she was treated for breast cancer with a double mastectomy, contracted a serious intestinal disease, was dump... [Read More]
Louis CK performing surprise show to benefit Acme Comedy Co. in Minneapolis
This just in: Louis CK is making an unscheduled extra stop on his stand-up tour in Minneapolis tonight. As Acme Comedy Co. told fans in an email this afternoon: "Louis CK heard about the recent struggles with the construction around Acme Comedy Co. and wanted to help out. He reached out and tonight ... [Read More]
Here’s your first look at “Better Things” from Louis C.K. and Pamala Adlon
Better Things is an upcoming comedy series created by Louis C.K. and Pamela Adlon for FX, starring Adlon as a divorced actress who raises her three daughters by herself. FX gave a 10-episode order back on August 7, 2015 so it’s been a long time coming. The series is scheduled to premiere on Se... [Read More]
Here’s your first look at “Better Things” from Louis C.K. and Pamala Adlon
Better Things is an upcoming comedy series created by Louis C.K. and Pamela Adlon for FX, starring Adlon as a divorced actress who raises her three daughters by herself. FX gave a 10-episode order back on August 7, 2015 so it’s been a long time coming. The series is scheduled to premiere on Se... [Read More]