Watch Seth Rogen and Zac Efron Vibe It Out with the 'Workaholics' Guys
by Megh Wright Here's a new clip from Workaholics, in which Seth Rogen and Zac Efron interview to become the guys' new cubicle neighbor (to promote their movie Neighbors because synergy). Rogen gets a little annoyed after Efron spends the whole interview sucking up, and unsurprisingly the winner get... [Read More]
Seth Rogen snubs Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, Zac Efron doesn’t help (Video)
Seth Rogen puts his foot in his mouth in an ESPN commercial promoting his upcoming movie Neighbors with Zac Efron. The two co-stars walk into the gym to find Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers working out. Rogen embarrassingly recognizes him as “the State Farm guy” instead of as... [Read More]
Bonnaroo announces its full comedy lineup, includes Hannibal Buress, Rory Scovel, Craig Robinson, and Bridget Everett
The big summer shindig known as Bonnaroo already announced its usually impressive festival lineup. But we noticed at the time that it was a little light on the comedy. Over the years the fest had definitely done well by comedy with it’s large comedy tent and even hosting a travelling comedy sh... [Read More]
A Look at the Unlikely Career Path of 'Late Night' Writer Bryan Donaldson
by Megh Wright Bryan Donaldson — or as he's known on Twitter, @TheNardvark — is profiled on Vulture today, and it's worth a read if you like stories of unlikely comedy world hires. After working as an IT guy in Illinois for 20 years, Donaldson rose the Twitter ranks until he landed a wri... [Read More]
SNL #39.18 RECAP: Host Seth Rogen, musical guest Ed Sheeran
Sometimes it feels as if Saturday Night Live's dirty little secrets aren't secret any longer. If they ever were. And I'm not talking about the infamous cocaine-fueled writing sessions of the original cast and staff of the late 1970s, either. No. The dirtier secret of SNL is that 39 seasons later, it... [Read More]
'SNL' Review: Seth Rogen Half-Baked
by Erik Voss While watching Seth Rogen host SNL for the third time last weekend, I was reminded of two other three-peat hosts from earlier this season: Paul Rudd in December and Jonah Hill in January. Rudd's episode felt like extended promo for Anchorman 2, with the host failing to capture that... [Read More]
This week in comedy: with the emotional drive-by
Pete Holmes, Jay Larson, and Ryan Sickler talked about relationships on The Pete Holmes Show. [The Pete Holmes Show] Tim Minchin is going to direct a movie. [Chortle] Want to see who was nominated for The Webby Awards? [Webby] Eddie Pepitone is now a member of the Jash Comedy Network. [Jash] Conan w... [Read More]
Seth Rogen hosted Saturday Night Live, there were guest stars and fart jokes
Seth Rogen returned for another hosting session of Saturday Night Live. An episode that can only be described as weird and uneven. This back half of this season of SNL has really started to focus on weird rather than totally funny. Rogen’s episode should’ve flown high (see what I did the... [Read More]
Nikki Glaser on Late Night with Seth Meyers, ‘He thinks I read’
Nikki Glaser was the guest comedian on Late Night with Seth Meyers the other night. She delivered a tight five about her recent relationship breakups, make ups, and how she gave him the impression that she was a different person. We got the chance to catch Glaser run through this spot earlier this w... [Read More]
Seth Meyers Channels Don Draper in the New AMC Series 'Bad Men'
by Megh Wright In anticipation of the premiere of Mad Men's final season this Sunday, Seth Meyers and the Late Night crew made three parody videos of an AMC spinoff called Bad Men that riff off Draper's irresistibly suave way of selling the most seemingly impossible ad pitches to clients. Click thro... [Read More]