Here’s a trailer for Last Comic Standing season 9
Season 9 of Last Comic Standing premieres on July 22nd. While we know that this time around we welcome Anthony Jeselnik as host and Norm MacDonald as a new judge. Until this point we weren’t 100% sure who the participating comedians are. Now that a trailer for the season has hit the web we&rsq... [Read More]
 
First sneak peek at season nine of NBC’s Last Comic Standing
NBC wrapped up a meet-and-greet with the media for its summer 2015 programming, which meant for every awkward Q-and-A banter, we were treated to new video clips. Which means our first look at the "Invitationals" footage already shot with the Top 100 comedians competing in this summer's ninth season ... [Read More]
 
Season 9 of Last Comic Standing starts July 22
Last Comic Standing has recently announced it’s new judge Norm MacDonald and host Anthony Jeselnik. And now comes the announcement of the official start date of Season 9. That said date is Wednesday, July 22nd at 9p on NBC. Things are a little different this go-around. The new season begins wi... [Read More]
 
Norm Macdonald, David Letterman share favorite George Miller jokes
George Miller died in 2003 from complications of leukemia at the age of 61, but before that, the stand-up comedian from the Seattle area had appeared some 56 times on David Letterman's NBC and CBS late-night TV shows. "George was my oldest friend, and one of the funniest people I ever knew," Letterm... [Read More]
 
Norm Macdonald Chooses His Very Own 'Late Show' Souvenir
by Megh Wright Here's a sneak peek of Norm Macdonald's visit to tonight's Late Show, where Letterman gives him the go ahead to choose anything from the studio to take as a souvenir before the show wraps up its run this May. As you can see, Macdonald is a man of expensive taste. 0 Comments... [Read More]
 
Norm Macdonald and Anthony Jeselnik join NBC’s Last Comic Standing
Last Comic Standing just booked two big comedians. Norm Macdonald will join the NBC reality program as a judge, while Anthony Jeselnik will host the series. Macdonald will replace Russell Peters at the judging table, while Jeselnik is taking over for J.B. Smoove. Roseanne Barr and Keenen I... [Read More]
 
Norm Macdonald and Anthony Jeselnik Join Season 9 of 'Last Comic Standing'
by Megh Wright NBC is prepping the upcoming ninth season of the Wanda Sykes-produced Last Comic Standing, and The Wrap reports that a new host and judge have just been added to the show. SNL alum Norm Macdonald will join Roseanne Barr and Keenen Ivory Wayans as a judge, while Anthony Jeselnik will s... [Read More]
 
Anthony Jeselnik will host, Norm Macdonald joins Roseanne and Keenen Ivory Wayans as judges for Last Comic Standing season 9!
Last Comic Standing still doesn't have a premiere date for summer 2015, but when it returns to NBC for a ninth season of stand-up competition, it'll do so with a new host, new judge and a truncated eight-episode season. Your new host, replacing JB Smoove...is...Anthony Jeselnik! Jeselnik, a veteran ... [Read More]
 
Read Norm Macdonald's Fascinating Recap of "Celebrity Jeopardy" and #SNL40
by Megh Wright Norm Macdonald took to Twitter last night to look back on his experience working for the Saturday Night Live 40th anniversary special, and the whole thing is a must-read for SNL fans who are interested to learn about how the special came together, the history of the "Celebrity Jeopard... [Read More]
 
Norm Macdonald recalls the week of making SNL40 happen, and the Eddie Murphy performance that almost happened
Norm Macdonald is as straight a shooter of one-liners and longer punchline-laden jokes as there has ever been in stand-up comedy. It made his tenure as Weekend Update anchor stand out so much he was the only one fired from his Saturday Night Live gig midseason. It has made his stand-up specials memo... [Read More]