Jack Whitehall on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Jack Whitehall doesn't look or sound as young as he still is, but that's part of his charm -- combined with starting in show business at an early age. For his stand-up performance on Friday's Tonight Show, Whitehall joked about how his British accent isn't quite as sexy as you might think it would b... [Read More]
Ricky Gervais Talks David Brent, ‘The Office,’ and Twitter on ‘Late Night’
Here’s a clip from Ricky Gervais’s visit to last night’s Late Night, where he talks about his upcoming David Brent movie Life on the Road, what the character is up to these days, how successful The Office has become internationally, and why he looks at interactions on Twitter as &l... [Read More]
In a Standout Final Season Episode, ‘Parks and Rec’ Became ‘The Johnny Karate Show’
‘Structurally Sound’ is a recurring feature where each week a different structurally unusual, rule-breaking anomaly of an episode from a comedy series is examined. “Welcome to the only show that’s all about learning, music, animals, fireworks, water skis, and above all, ice c... [Read More]
Key and Peele Explain How to Tell Them Apart on ‘Late Night’
Here’s a clip from Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele’s visit to last night’s Late Night, where the two address the fact that they’re often confused for each other by name and attempt to set the record straight for anyone out there who has trouble telling them apart. Unfortu... [Read More]
The Crazy Story Behind Julia Louis-Dreyfus’s Real-Time Sitcom, ‘Watching Ellie’
Over the years, Julia Louis-Dreyfus has built an incredible comedy career. Not only did she star on Seinfeld, one of the most revered sitcoms of all time, she’s currently starring in Veep on HBO, a role that has earned her much attention at the Emmys (winning four times for the role). In addit... [Read More]
Saturday Night Live officially embracing branded content in sketches for season 42
Saturday Night Live has mocked advertising and our relationship with it over 41 seasons. From the first season's Bass-O-Matic, down through the years from Mom Jeans to Bad Idea Jeans, Schmitts Gay beer and Colon Blow cereal. But now, for every fake ad SNL may air after the guest host's monologu... [Read More]
‘SNL’ Will Have Less Commercials But More Branded Content Next Season
NBC is mixing up its advertising strategy for Saturday Night Live next season, and with that comes some good news and some bad news. According to Advertising Age, the network will implement a new approach to ads on SNL during season 42 by removing two commercial breaks per episode, which will result... [Read More]
Episode #82: Tiffany Haddish
Tiffany Haddish ended up in foster care after a serious car accident left her mother with even more serious complications. Getting into trouble herself, Tiffany found refuge and more as a teenager at the Laugh Factory Comedy Camp. It hasn't all been easy since then, but after appearing on several TV... [Read More]
Julia Louis-Dreyfus Brought the Yada, Yada, Yada to ‘SNL’
Before she was Selina Meyer, before she was Elaine Benes, even before she was Jeanette the Nymph, Julia Louis-Dreyfus was a cast member on Saturday Night Live. This weekend, JLD relived her less-than-eventful three seasons on the show by hosting for the third time — a number she quickly called... [Read More]
Julia Louis-Dreyfus Brought the Yada, Yada, Yada to ‘SNL’
Before she was Selina Meyer, before she was Elaine Benes, even before she was Jeanette the Nymph, Julia Louis-Dreyfus was a cast member on Saturday Night Live. This weekend, JLD relived her less-than-eventful three seasons on the show by hosting for the third time — a number she quickly called... [Read More]