'Grantland' Profiles 'SNL' Legend Phil "The Glue" Hartman
by Megh Wright "Here's why it’s difficult to properly appreciate Phil Hartman. Because his characters were 20 percent droid. Because he reminded you more of your dad than your best pal. Because Hartman’s biggest gift was a kind of comedic graciousness, which he used to hide the show's se... [Read More]
“Full House” may be coming back to TV
This week in news that might not be new, but totally could be… it seems like the beloved 80′s-90′s sitcom, Full House, might be coming back to TV. According to Variety, a revival of the show is in the works. While nothing is concrete at the moment, there have been talks of Warner ... [Read More]
The First Season of 'Transparent' Premieres on Amazon September 26th
by Megh Wright Earlier this year Amazon ordered two of its new comedy pilots to series, and Variety reports that Jill Soloway's Transparent starring Jeffrey Tambor will debut its entire 10-episode season on Amazon Prime Instant Video on September 26th. The series also stars Judith Light, Gaby Hoffma... [Read More]
Anjelah Johnson’s Bon Qui Qui drops a cover Montell Jordan’s “This Is How We Do It” for the benefit of cosmetics
You know her, you love her, she’s Anjelah Johnson> aka Bon Qui Qui and she’s back with a new song, “This Is How We Do It (Benefit Remix).” The video remixes the classic This Is How We Do It by Montell Jordan and for a brief moment transports the viewer back to the ’9... [Read More]
Katt Williams knows who shot Suge Knight because he was there and saw nobody do it, wait what?
Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. Katt Williams is always good for some interesting news stories. We know that the comedian and Death Row Records mogul Suge Night were seen palling around every once in a while. This weekend Knight was the victim of a shooting out in LA during the ... [Read More]
Rain Pryor doesn’t approve of Richard Pryor biopic: No one desires to know the truth (Exclusive)
While comedy fans rejoiced today due to both Oprah Winfrey and director Lee Daniels confirming Mike Epps will play iconic comedian Richard Pryor in an upcoming biopic, Pryor’s daughter Rain doesn’t share the excitement, and for good reason. “I don’t approve of the biopic peri... [Read More]
Netflix renews “BoJack Horseman” for a second season
Well that escalated quickly. After debuting just this past Friday, Netflix has ordered a second season of its new animated comedy BoJack Horseman. According to THR, Netflix has ordered another round of twelve episodes. The series revolves around BoJack, a failed ’90′s sitcom star trying ... [Read More]
Netflix Renews 'BoJack Horseman' Days After Its Premiere
by Megh Wright Netflix's new animated series starring Will Arnett BoJack Horseman premiered on the streaming network this past Friday and already has a second season locked in. THR reports that the series has been officially renewed for a second 12-episode season. Aaron Paul, Amy Sedaris, Alison Bri... [Read More]
Billy Crystal’s Robin Williams Emmys tribute: Read and watch the full speech
If you missed Billy Crystal’s tribute to Robin Williams last night during the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, we’ve dropped the full video below. We’ve also transcribed the entire speech. Enjoy. He made us laugh. Hard. Every time you saw him. On television, movies, nightclubs, a... [Read More]
Last Night's Emmy Awards Scored the Second Highest Ratings in Eight Years
by Megh Wright The ratings for last night's Emmy Awards are in, and Seth Meyers's turn at the hosting gig raked in a big audience. A total of 15.6 million viewers watched the live ceremony on NBC, making it the most-watched night on network TV since the Oscars in March as well as the highest viewed ... [Read More]