Bob Odenkirk, Fred Armisen, and Zach Galifianakis’ 2002 Sketch Show of Your Dreams
Not long ago, media writers were talking about a “sketch boom” with shows like Inside Amy Schumer, Portlandia, Kroll Show, Key & Peele, and the perennial Saturday Night Live along with a handful of others all carving out their own little niches in the media landscape. One of those, T... [Read More]
“Festival Supreme” 2016 boasts Flight of the Conchords, Weird Al, Patton Oswalt
On Saturday October 29th, Festival Supreme returns for its fourth annual edition. And the bill is nothing short of awesome. The likes of Flight of the Conchords, Weird Al Yankovic, Patton Oswalt, Sarah Silverman, Will Forte, Fred Armisen, Maya Rudolph, Tim Heidecker, Eric Andre, Jenny Slate, Mac DeM... [Read More]
Notaro, Morgan, Maron, Minchin, Maher and Many More to Headline New York Comedy Fest
The New York Comedy Festival has announced a handful of headliners for this year’s 18th annual event, and they’re big, with Tig Notaro at Carnegie Hall and Bill Maher at Madison Square Garden, plus shows from Tracy Morgan, Patton Oswalt, Tim Minchin, Marc Maron, Birdget Everett, Chr... [Read More]
2016 New York Comedy Festival headlined by Patton Oswalt, Marc Maron, Dane Cook, Trevor Noah, Tig Notaro, Tim Minchin
The New York Comedy Festival unveiled its list of headlining acts for 2016, including Tracy Morgan, Marc Maron and Tig Notaro, all performing at Carnegie Hall; Dane Cook, Chris D’Elia, Trevor Noah, Patton Oswalt and Tim Minchin, all at the Beacon Theater; Bill Maher at The Theater at Madison S... [Read More]
Here’s the rumored New York Comedy Festival lineup for 2016
With excitement building for the upcoming 13th Annual New York Comedy Festival, we’ve been wondering who’s going to be a part of this year’s edition. While out on the prowl, we’ve started to put together an “unofficial” list of who we think is in the mix. Here&rsq... [Read More]
Patton Oswalt Will Publish His Late Wife’s Unfinished Book
It’s been 102 days since writer Michelle McNamara, wife of comedian Patton Oswalt, passed away unexpectedly. A gifted writer and the creator of the site True Crime Diary, McNamara was working on a book about the Golden State Killer, a notorious case she frequently wrote about for LA Magazine. ... [Read More]
Patton Oswalt speaks, opens up about his wife’s untimely passing
Patton Oswalt has been relatively silent since April 21st. The day his wife Michelle McNamara suddenly passed away. As we’d all imagine it’s taken some time for the comedian to process his grief and he’s done so in a relatively quiet manner until just a few minutes ago when he took... [Read More]
MST3K revival will debut on Netflix with 14 episodes
Over the weekend at Comic-Con in San Diego, the cast of the new edition of Mystery Science Theater 3000 and creator Joel Hodgson announced that their 14-episode revival -- funded via a massive $5.7 million Kickstarter campaign -- will debut on Netflix in the "not-too-distant-future." The new cast in... [Read More]
Zach Galifianakis gets his spy on in “Keeping Up With the Joneses” trailer
An ordinary suburban couple (Zach Galifianakis, Isla Fisher) finds it’s not easy keeping up with the Joneses (Jon Hamm, Gal Gadot) – their impossibly gorgeous and ultra-sophisticated new neighbors – especially when they discover that Mr. and Mrs. “Jones” are covert oper... [Read More]
“Lady Dynamite” stands for Pugs not Drugs
“I don’t need drugs, cuz I got pugs,” exclaims Maria Bamford, who plays a version of herself on Lady Dynamite. Here she is off her mood-stabilizing meds and in a speedy, euphoric state while party planning her dog Blossom’s birthday. Lady Dynamite is a new original single-cam... [Read More]