Triumph the Insult Comic Dog will insult you on video– and for a worthy cause (Contest)
There’s been handful of truly great insult comedians throughout the history of comedy– Don Rickles, Lisa Lampanelli, Jeff Ross come to mind. But no one but Triumph the Insult Comic Dog has mastered the art of the insult (while being a rubber canine) the way Triumph has. And that is why i... [Read More]
Patton Oswalt releases a book about his love of classic films
Comedian Patton Oswalt has released a new book, a memoir of sorts as well as an ode to classic cinema. In “Silver Screen Fiend: Learning About Life from an Addiction to Film,” Oswalt recounts the time he spent watching film after film at the New Beverly Cinema. Between 1995 and 1999, Osw... [Read More]
Patton Oswalt Has Written a Book About His Addiction to Movies
by Megh Wright Patton Oswalt has a second book in the works. Recently, Amazon posted the pre-order page for his upcoming book titled Silver Screen Fiend: Learning About Life from an Addiction to Film. Here's the book's official description: New York Times bestselling author, comedian, and actor Patt... [Read More]
Robert Kelly’s ‘Live at the Village Underground’ headed to Rhode Island International Film Festival
Robert Kelly’s upcoming stand-up comedy film Robert Kelly: Live at the Village Underground, has been accepted into the Rhode Island International Film Festival, one of a handful of qualifying fests for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Live at the Village Underground will make i... [Read More]
“Weird Al” Yankovic’s third installment of #8videos8days parodies Lorde’s “Royals” with “FOIL”
It’s day 3 of “Weird Al” Yankovic’s #8videos8days to celebrate the release of Mandatory Fun. Today he teamed up with the folks at College Humor to take the piss out of Lorde’s song “Royals” with his parody song “Foil.” As with a lot of his best s... [Read More]
Comedy Central’s CC: Studios releases its first full-length movie “Jason Nash is Married”
Comedy Central’s CC: Studios makes history today with the release of their first full-length film, Jason Nash is Married. The film, originally conceived as a web-series, stars comedian Jason Nash who also wrote and directed the film. “Jason is stuck living in the shadows of his more succ... [Read More]
‘Weird Al’ Yankovic is releasing a new album July 15th
The master music parodist is coming back for his first album in 3 years. ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic has been dropping cryptic hints on Twitter that something big was coming, and on Saturday he announced via Twitter that he’s releasing a new album on July 15th. Not much else has been said ... [Read More]
Margaret Cho, Patton Oswalt, Paul F. Tompkins and many more join for musical comedy album benefitting OneKid OneWorld (Videos)
The world of comedy takes on America’s past, present and future in the musical comedy album 2776. Created by Rob Kutner (The Daily Show with Jon Stewart) and the Levinson Brothers (The Tonight Show), the album is a collection of 28 original songs with all proceeds going to the OneKid OneWorld ... [Read More]
Why Patton Oswalt's Taking a Social Media Break
by Bradford Evans "There's a portal to a shadow planet in my right hand, the size of a deck of cards, and I can't keep myself from peeling off one card after another, looking for a rare ace of sensation." -Patton Oswalt in an insightful Facebook post explaining why he's taking a three-month break fr... [Read More]
Patton Oswalt, Reggie Watts, Neko Case and more lend their talents to benefit album “2776″
Comedians and musicians come together for concept album 2776 to benefit OneKid OneWorld. From the minds of Rob Kutner (Conan, The Daily Show) and the Levinson Brothers (Tonight Show, Comedy Central), album 2776 will consist of 28 original songs from 82 comedians and Emmy-, Tony-, Grammy-winning acto... [Read More]