Steven Wright talks about his role as co-producer of “Louie” on “Late Night with Seth Meyers”
The king of one-liners, Steven Wright, dropped by Late Night with Seth Meyers last night to discuss his friendship with Louis CK and his role as co-producer on Louie. In addition, he talks about the daunting task of developing an hour of stand-up material. Steven Wright talks about his rol... [Read More]
What does a co-producer do on “Louie”? Steven Wright explains his role on the FX series
If Louis CK writes, directs, edits and stars in his FX comedy series, Louie, then what's left for a co-producer to do? That's Steven Wright's role on the show, and Wright explained how he started working with CK and what that works entails, in this appearance on Wednesday night's Late Night with Set... [Read More]
Forbes figures the 10 highest-paid comedians for June 2014-2015
For all of the talk about Amy Schumer this year, it's worth noting that Schumer joked throughout this summer's Oddball Festival about how little money she made off of her own blockbuster hit movie, Trainwreck. And truth be told, Schumer -- nor any woman -- are to be found on the list Forbes compiled... [Read More]
Yearbook photos for classmates Louis CK and Matt LeBlanc
Louis CK and Matt LeBlanc may not have won Emmy Awards last night in the category they were matched up in -- Jeffrey Tambor won Lead Actor in a TV Comedy for his performance in Transparent -- but CK and LeBlanc and all of us are winners for rediscovering their yearbook photos. Which came from [&hell... [Read More]
Time to take a peek at the new Zach Galifianakis FX comedy “Baskets”
Baskets is a brand new comedy series scheduled to premiere on FX in 2016. The series was co-created by Louis C.K., Zach Galifianakis and writer Jonathan Krisel (Portlandia, Kroll Show, Saturday Night Live). Galifianakis will star in the lead role. The show is set in Bakersfield, California where Chi... [Read More]
First Look Of Zach Galifianakis In FX’s ‘Baskets’ Created By Louis C.K.
Next year Louis C.K. will continue his run over at FX but this time behind the scenes as he drops off new comedy, ‘Baskets’. The series will star Zach Galifianakis as a man looking to become a professional clown. The network has released an early first look. FX Networks will be launch... [Read More]
2015 Creative Arts Emmy Awards winners in comedy
The Television Academy has so many categories and nominees to honor each year that it holds two separate ceremonies, naming winners this past weekend in the Creative Arts Emmy categories -- which will air on FXX on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, the night before FOX televises the main 67th Primetime Emmy... [Read More]
The Creative Arts Emmy winners announced for 2015 including Louis C.K., “Last Week Tonight”, and Jane Lynch
The Creative Arts Emmys are a class of Emmy Awards presented in recognition of technical and other similar achievements in American television programming. They are commonly awarded to behind-the-scenes personnel such as art directors, costume designers, cinematographers, casting directors, and soun... [Read More]
FX Networks expands relationships with two new sitcom orders: “Better Things” and “Cassius and Clay”
FX Networks is making its big splash today before the TV Critics Association by announcing two new series that expands FX and FXX's relationships with the creators of long-running critical faves Louie and Archer. Better Things, starring Pamela Adlon, will receive 10 episodes on FX, while Cassius and... [Read More]
Jon Stewart reminisces with Louis CK about The Comedy Cellar in final Daily Show guest segment
Jon Stewart welcomed Louis CK as his final official guest on The Daily Show for his penultimate episode on Comedy Central on Wednesday night, and the two comedians quickly began reminiscing about their younger days at the Comedy Cellar, and even just last Wednesday night at the Cellar. Here is their... [Read More]