Talking with Will Forte About 'The Last Man on Earth,' 'Clone High,' and the 'MacGruber' Sequel
by Megh Wright From his eight years on SNL to his roles on 30 Rock, Tim and Eric, and cult hit MacGruber, Will Forte has been one of comedy's most lovable bastions of gutsy weirdness of the past decade, and now he finally has a show all his own. The Last Man on Earth premiered last Sunday on Fox, an... [Read More]
Jessica Williams Got Trapped in Ferguson
by Adam Frucci Last night on The Daily Show, Jessica Williams looked at the Ferguson Police Department's habits of handing out citations for pretty much anything. She didn't fare as well there as Jason Jones for some weird reason. 0 Comments... [Read More]
Adam Sandler Talked Chris Farley's Intense Eating Habits on 'Conan'
by Adam Frucci Adam Sandler swung by Conan last night, and he talked about his early days on SNL and notable meals with Michael Keaton and Chris Farley. Unsurprisingly, Farley could really put some food away. 0 Comments... [Read More]
Justin Bieber Comedy Central roasters revealed, Seth Rogen is silent despite #WeWantSeth (Video)
The highly-anticipated Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber has cast its roasters. Comedians Hannibal Buress, Chris D’Elia, Natasha Leggero and Jeffrey Ross will join celebrities ex-felon Martha Stewart, rapper Ludacris, NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal and veteran roaster Snoop Dogg in ripp... [Read More]
Hannibal Buress, Natasha Leggero, Martha Stewart, and More Join the 'Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber'
by Megh Wright The Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber airs at the end of the month, and Comedy Central announced the full lineup of roasters today. It's a mix of regulars, newbies, and the completely absurd: Kevin Hart will serve as roastmaster joined by Jeffrey Ross, Natasha Leggero, Snoop Dogg,... [Read More]
Samantha Bee leaving Daily Show to host TBS show
Samantha Bee is officially leaving Comedy Central for TBS with her husband, fellow Daily Show correspondent Jason Jones. TBS is giving the veteran comedian her own comedy series to host where she will apply “her smart and satirical point of view to current and relevant issues,” according... [Read More]
Samantha Bee also leaving The Daily Show, gets own comedy series on TBS
Hot off the presses! Here is the TBS press release announcing it's signed Samantha Bee to a deal for her own topical satirical comedy series on the cable network -- presumably airing either before or after Conan, don't you think? She's already executive-producing and writing a newly-announced TBS si... [Read More]
Samantha Bee Is Leaving 'The Daily Show' to Star in Her Own TBS Series
by Megh Wright The Daily Show's beloved correspondent couple are now both set to star in their own TBS shows. Not long after Bee's husband Jason Jones announced he was leaving The Daily Show to star in a new TBS family sitcom, today TBS revealed that Bee will also be leaving the show to star in her ... [Read More]
Jenny Slate and Gillian Robespierre Are Developing a Pilot for FX
by Megh Wright Jenny Slate had a fantastic 2014 thanks to her starring film debut in Obvious Child, and it looks like she finally might get her own TV show. According to Deadline, Slate's regular role on FX's Married has been downgraded to recurring status due to a pilot she's currently developing f... [Read More]
Why You Should Be Watching the Wonderfully Bizarre 'Danger 5'
by Megh Wright Danger 5, a 2012 Australian action-comedy that finally made its way to the States last month on Netflix, is not only a weird new comedy you should check out, but it's one of the best post-modern sendups of WWII comic books, Sean Connery-era James Bond spy flicks, badly dubbed Japanese... [Read More]