Watch a teaser for the 12-day Simpsons marathon on FXX
About a year ago it was announced that The Simpsons was going to be syndicated to networks outside of FOX affiliates. A few days ago FXX announced that it has acquired all 24 seasons of the show and will run a massive 12-day marathon of every episode ever beginning August 12th to launch the show [&h... [Read More]
 
Reggie Watts sings a song about a horse on Conan (video)
There’s so much to learn from this clip. First off, the awesomely talented Reggie Watts was a guest on Conan last night. Watts was there to promote a new album we know nothing about called Scarves & Cabbages. Third his backup players on this video clip are none other than ZZ Top’s Bi... [Read More]
 
FX renews “Louie” for a seven episode fifth season
Announced at their summer TCA, FX has renewed Louis CK’s Louie for its fifth season. This really comes as no surprise as Louie has been a huge fan favorite and critically acclaimed series since its debut, and has racked up plenty of award nominations including two Emmy wins. It’s fourth ... [Read More]
 
John Oliver and his puppet pals explain America’s broken prison system
John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight has been a brilliant addition to late night television. On Sunday, Oliver discussed something that is not often talked about: America’s broken prison system. So many Americans are incarcerated every year that Sesame Street feels the need to teach children ... [Read More]
 
John Mulaney and Nasim Pedrad talk their departure from “Saturday Night Live” for “Mulaney” sitcom
This weekend was the Television Critics Association there was a panel about John Mulaney’s upcoming sitcom (set to premiere Oct 5th). While there were many questions asked and talked about, two of the best takeaways from the Mulaney panel were critics are already comparing the show to another ... [Read More]
 
Watch the trailer for Adult Swim’s “Black Jesus”
From the mind of Boondocks creator Aaron McGruder, comes Adult Swim’s new live-action show Black Jesus. Today, Adult Swim released the trailer for the series that will air on Thursday, August 7th at 11pm. Black Jesus stars newcomer Gerald “Slink” Johnson as Jesus Christ, living in ... [Read More]
 
“Whose Line Is It Anyway” renewed for a third season by the CW
The newest, re-vamped edition of the improv game show Whose Line Is It Anyway has been renewed by the CW for a third season. According to THR,  the current cast of Aisha Tyler, Ryan Stiles, Colin Mochrie, and Wayne Brady will return in 2015 for a 24 episode run. The CW revived the show, origina... [Read More]
 
Is Jim Gaffigan’s TV sitcom project still alive with another network?
It’s been a marathon for Jim Gaffigan on the road to get his sitcom on the airwaves. His sitcom, a single camera family show loosely based on his real life, has already gone through two different rounds of restructuring by CBS during the 2013 and 2014 pilot season. Now Sony TV, the production ... [Read More]
 
Ben Kronberg on Seth Meyers, “Are you guys pro Reggae marriage?”
When it comes to stand-up comedy, Ben Kronberg is a master at being dry and absurd. He’s left of center but when he connects with a joke it’s a wonder to see. In fact, in Ben’s set from Late Night with Seth Meyers, he made a Star Wars joke that simultaneously made me laugh and [&he... [Read More]
 
Tommy Johnagin on Letterman, “I’m not the man of the house”
Tommy Johnagin returned to Late Show with David Letterman last night to talk about his life as a new dad, his exercise routine, and manliness. Johnagin has been on a roll of late, not only did he release a new stand-up album, he’s also coming off a Half Hour special on Comedy Central, and last... [Read More]