Mila Kunis and Rob Zombie Are Producing a Horror Comedy by ‘Arrested Development’s Joey Slamon
Starz has put a new show into development from an interesting trio. According to Deadline, the network is currently developing a half-hour horror comedy co-executive produced by Mila Kunis and Rob Zombie, who is also attached to direct. Called Trapped, the show is created and written by former Arres... [Read More]
Thomas Middleditch was clowning on McDonald’s in 2006, got paid for his viral video parody
Years before Thomas Middleditch was an award-nominated star of HBO's Silicon Valley, he was just another comedian hustling for fame in Chicago, and in 2006, he didn't imagine that his rap video mocking McDonald's chicken mcnuggets would amount to as much as it has. Because McDonald's bought the vide... [Read More]
A Comedy With Lil Duval And DC Young Fly Should Happen, According To T.I.
Early this morning T.I. stopped by Power 105.1’s The Breakfast Club to share and discuss his latest. This year we saw the Atlanta raised rapper alongside Kevin Hart and Will Ferrell for the comedy, Get Hard. As he explained upcoming network projects, T.I. went on to express another comedy he ... [Read More]
Donald Glover Finds Comedy During Serious Rescue Mission In ‘The Martian’
It’s been some time since we last heard from Donald Glover, who has spent the past few years working on his rap career as Childish Gambino. In the upcoming film The Martian, Donald plays a young NASA employee who helps in a rescue mission for astronaut Mark Watney played by Matt Damon. In a n... [Read More]
Episode #17: Myq Kaplan and Zach Sherwin
Myq Kaplan and Zach Sherwin have been friends of mine for years, and together, they have a new podcast miniseries, Words of the Years, on the new podcast app, Howl. You probably saw Kaplan performing this summer as a contestant on America's Got Talent. In 2010, Kaplan also made the final f... [Read More]
Mindy Tucker presents her Year In Comedy 2015 photo collection from the New York comedy scene
Now in it’s fourth year, photographer Mindy Tucker has just released her annual “Year In Comedy” photo collection for 2015. She captures the comics in their natural habitat through traditional stand-up action shots, behind-the-scenes photos, and in some cases, unique situation... [Read More]
Maria Bamford’s Netflix show “Lady Dynamite” is lining up guest stars including Patton Oswalt and Sarah Silverman
We were already very excited to report on comedian Maria Bamford’s new show coming to Netflix awhile ago and now the good news continues. The show, Lady Dynamite, has announced some of it’s season 1 guest stars and they include some of the biggest names in comedy. Patton Oswalt, Sar... [Read More]
Rapper Mos Def fails to amuse as comedian
Performing under his real name, Yasiin Bey gives underwhelming performance in European debut of his standup showIt’s well past midnight when Yasiin Bey, also known as Mos Def, finally takes to the stage. The venue, a dark backroom in Dalston, is far more low key than the stadiums at which he h... [Read More]
On my radar: Doc Brown’s cultural highlights
The rapper, comedian, actor and screenwriter on Slow West, Ray Celestin’s The Axeman’s Jazz, The Waters by Mick Jenkins and the magic of Kermode and MayoBen Bailey Smith, AKA Doc Brown, is a rapper, comedian, actor, screenwriter, and younger sibling of Zadie Smith. He began his career in... [Read More]
Katt Williams To Feature In YG’s ‘Twist My Fingaz’ Video
Just before we catch him back on the road this October, Katt Williams will soon make an appearance in Los Angeles rapper YG’s upcoming music video, Twist My Fingaz. Over the past few months Katt has been some what quite but earlier this week came out of hiding to support the Compton rapp... [Read More]