Comedian, Writer, and Actress Anne Meara Dies at 85
by Megh Wright The comedy world lost another longtime legend this weekend with the news that comedian, writer, and actress of the stage and screen Anne Meara died on Saturday at the age of 85. Meara's husband and son Jerry and Ben Stiller confirmed the news in a statement, calling Jerry her "husband... [Read More]
 
Myq Kaplan’s Moving My GF and Her Belongings Across the Country & Also Doing Shows Tour starts June 14
Recently I was a guest on Myq Kaplan’s podcast Hang Out With Me (to air at later date), and I found out that the comedian was planning on moving his girlfriend and her belongings to New York. “So why not make it a tour?” he then said to me. I replied, “That’s awesome!&r... [Read More]
 
Anne Meara Dead At Age 85; What Happened To Ben Stiller’s Mother And Jerry’s Wife?
Comedian Anne Meara has died, according to her husband, Jerry Stiller, and son Ben Stiller. She was 85 years old, and it’s still unclear exactly what happened. In a press release,  the family described Jerry Stiller as Meara’s “husband and partner in life,” before she di... [Read More]
 
This week in comedy: David Letterman ended his late night tenure
This week, a grand era in comedy ended. David Letterman hosted his final night of late night comedy television this past Wednesday, with many friends there to properly see him out. For instance: try not to get a little choked up while watching Norm MacDonald’s farewell to David Letterman and h... [Read More]
 
A Letterman Superfan Broke Down the 'Late Show' Finale Highlight Reel Frame by Frame
by Megh Wright At the end of Wednesday night's Late Show with David Letterman finale, the Foo Fighters closed out the show while a long photo and clip montage played featuring tons of memories from throughout Letterman's legendary run, most of which only appeared on the screen for a split second. Th... [Read More]
 
Amy Schumer Is Teaming Up with Paul Feig for a New Movie
by Megh Wright Amy Schumer is about to make her big screen debut in Judd Apatow's Trainwreck this July, and now she already has another starring film role lined up. THR reports that Schumer is set to star in a Fox comedy produced by Paul Feig that Schumer and her sister Kim Caramele will rewrite fro... [Read More]
 
Check Out the First Photos from 'Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp'
by Megh Wright Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp hits Netflix on Friday, July 17th, but in the meantime the streaming network released eight new photos from the prequel series today featuring Paul Rudd, Amy Poehler, Bradley Cooper, Ken Marino, Elizabeth Banks, Christopher Meloni, Janeane Ga... [Read More]
 
The first images from Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp coming soon to Netflix
The anticipation for the return of Wet Hot American Summer is at an all-time high once word was out that it was officially happening. And now we are getting our first look at the series coming to Netflix July 17. Here you’ll find several action shots of your favorite cast members including Gen... [Read More]
 
Jenny Zigrino on Conan, “You wanna take this to pound town, I’m the f*ckin’ Mayor”
Comedian Zigrino takes on the topics of neighborhood dog joggers, dating Jesus, and being covered in vaginas in her set on Conan. She also got to say F*&k twice. Jenny Zigrino on Conan, “You wanna take this to pound town, I’m the f*ckin’ Mayor” appeared first on The Laugh... [Read More]
 
David Letterman's 'Late Show' Set Is Already Getting Thrown in a Dumpster
by Megh Wright The Late Show with David Letterman finale ended less than 24 hours ago, but CBS is already hard at work moving most of the iconic late night set into its new home: a big dumpster outside the Ed Sullivan Theater in New York. According to the New York Post, crews began hauling off parts... [Read More]