Sony cancels release of “The Interview” movie in wake of widespread hacking, terrorist threats
After weeks of embarrassing reveals by unknown computer hackers who cracked into Sony Pictures, it was a terrorist threat with references to another 9/11 that prompted movie theater chains to pull back from the release of The Interview, and now a full cancellation from Sony. Sony released this state... [Read More]
 
All Five Top Theater Chains Drop 'The Interview'
by Megh Wright It's a sad day for comedy, free speech, and people who hate losing against terrorists. According to THR, all five major movie theater chains — Regal Entertainment, AMC Entertainment, Cinemark, Carmike Cinemas, and Cineplex Entertainment — have announced that they've decide... [Read More]
 
James Corden talks his new hosting gig on ‘Late Night’
It was another meeting of the late night hosts on Tuesday’s Late Night with Seth Meyers. Meyers’ guest was the soon-to-be host of the Late Late Show, James Corden. Naturally, the two talked about their new hosting gigs. Corden reveals that Meyers was the first person to reach out to Cord... [Read More]
 
NYC Premiere of Seth Rogen and James Franco’s “The Interview” cancelled following threats
When does Comedy cross the line? What’s off limits? What isn’t safe, even if it’s living in the world of parody? Or in this case, the form of a comedic film. But is there always truth in jest? That’s the equivalent of the classic Chicken or the Egg dilemma for the comedy univ... [Read More]
 
James Corden and Seth Meyers Talk All Things Late Night
by Megh Wright Here's a clip from James Corden's visit to last night's Late Night, where he and Meyers chat about being future late night competitors and how Meyers was the very first person to call him after the big announcement. Corden's turn at Late Late Show begins March 23rd with band leader Re... [Read More]
 
Kyle Dunnigan on Late Night, “I can’t do magic but I can do magic hands”
In case you missed it, the very funny Kyle Dunnigan was the guest comic on Friday’s Late Night with Seth Meyers. Dunnigan is a great comedian, but not a good magician. However, he is fantastic as doing “magic hands.” After wowing the audience with his magical impressions, Dunn... [Read More]
 
This Week on TV: From Top Five to Co-host of The View
Fresh off her appearance in Chris Rock’s Top Five as a publicist, in theaters now, comedian and actress Rachel Feinstein has been tapped to guest co-host The View this Tuesday. Rachel’s future is bright and it’s only getting brighter.  2015 is going to be a big year for Rachel... [Read More]
 
Kyle Dunnigan on Late Night with Seth Meyers
Kyle Dunnigan is more than just an award-nominated writer for Inside Amy Schumer. Dunnigan also has magic hands, as he demonstrated during his stand-up performance on Thursday night's Late Night with Seth Meyers. Dunnigan also has his own Christmas album, which he spoke to The Comic's Comic about la... [Read More]
 
Amber Ruffin breaks down racist Dutch Christmas traditions on ‘Late Night’
Like host Seth Meyers, Late Night writer Amber Ruffin used to live in Amsterdam. She even is married to a Dutch man, but that doesn’t mean she wants to go celebrate Christmas with any Dutch traditions. On last night’s Late Night with Seth Meyers, Ruffin breaks down the pretty damn racist... [Read More]
 
'SNL' Review: James Franco Delivers in an Episode that Doesn't
by Erik Voss Let's face it: over the 40 years SNL has been on the air, the majority of its sketches have not made us laugh. For every "Cowbell," there are a dozen forgotten flat-liners you'd never see on the "Best of Will Ferrell" DVD. At best, the show can hope for a 1:1 hit rat... [Read More]