Update: Louis CK Gets Dropped By HBO, Following Allegations
Update: Netflix has now announced that they will not produce CK’s upcoming comedy special as planned. Yesterday, The New York Times did a full report on Louis CK and 5 women who claim to have been sexually harassed by the veteran comedian. Following the report, the theater that was lookin... [Read More]
If We Bring Manufacturing Jobs Back to the U.S., Do I Still Have to Put Together This Bookcase Myself? by Andy Newton
Our nation has seen considerable changes to its economic landscape over the past half century. Factories have closed their doors one after another like so many toppling dominoes, and slowly but surely the manufacturing jobs that once formed the backbone of this country and its middle class have depa... [Read More]
Jon Stewart Expected To Return To TV In 4 Year Project-Deal With HBO
John Stewart may have called it the quits on his Comedy Central spot with The Daily Show but it doesn’t mean he’s done with developing TV projects. Recently in an interview, HBO’s CEO Richard Plepler shared that Stewart’s previous revealed involvement with their network is e... [Read More]
Think Like A Man TV Series Coming To FOX, Steve Harvey Hints At Even More TV Projects
Steve Harvey wants you to know that he doesn’t plan to slow down. The entertainment mogul has just revealed in partnership with Screen Gems that he is taking his book Think Like A Man to TV. Deadline first broke the news yesterday. Fox is developing Think Like A Man, a single-camera... [Read More]
2013 Just For Laughs Chicago comedian spotlight: Kumail Nanjiani
Kumail Nanjiani’s Microsoft Word thinks his name should be spelled “Camel”. Born in Pakistan, he moved to Iowa at age 18, and his Pakistani heritage is explored in his one man show Unpronounceable. Since he started doing stand-up during his senior year of college, he has become a s... [Read More]