Will Arnett’s Netflix Comedy ‘Flaked’ Debuts on March 11th
Last year, Netflix ordered a new comedy called Flaked, in which Will Arnett stars as “a self-appointed ‘guru’ who falls for the object of his best friend’s fascination. Soon the tangled web of half-truths and semi-bullsh*t that underpins his all-important image and sobriety b... [Read More]
Nasim Pedrad to Star in Fox Comedy Pilot ‘Chad: An American Boy’
Nasim Pedrad has a very interesting new TV role in the works. According to Variety, the SNL alum has signed on to star in a Fox pilot called Chad: An American Boy as “a young teenage boy in the throes of adolescence who is tasked with being the man of the house, which leaves him […] [Read More]
The Long, Strange Road of Getting ‘Those Who Can’t’ to Air
TruTV’s first scripted series, Those Who Can’t, premieres tonight at 10:30pm after a Lazarus-like resurrection from the pilot graveyard. The show is the creative product of the Denver comedy trio of Andrew Orvedhal, Adam Cayton-Holland, and Ben Roy, also known by comedy fans as The Grawl... [Read More]
Conan O’Brien Is Taking His TBS Show to South Korea Next Week
Conan O’Brien has planned his next international trip. During last night’s Conan, he revealed that the show will tape a special episode in Seoul next week all thanks to a letter and some Korean snacks sent to him by a fan. An air date for the special has yet to be revealed, but there&rsq... [Read More]
Episode #61: truTV’s “Those Who Can’t” red carpet premiere
Those Who Can't, teach. Those who can, pitch a TV show about the follies of three high-school teachers as a sitcom, and not only get it on the air, but also pack it so full of jokes and funny people that truTV already has ordered a second season of Those Who Can't before tonight's debut. I... [Read More]
Watch Bernie Sanders Crash Stephen Colbert’s ‘Late Show’ Monologue
Bernie Sanders stopped by last night’s Late Show for his second visit with Stephen Colbert, but before his interview, he decided to crash Colbert’s monologue to deliver a special message about not always getting what you want: “Stephen, you can do what you want and be responsible!&... [Read More]
Vanessa Bayer and Melissa McCarthy Make Polish Jokes and Polish Jokes in These ‘SNL’ Promos
Melissa McCarthy returns to SNL this weekend for her fourth hosting stint, and NBC just released the first round of promos. In addition to making some polish/Polish jokes, McCarthy and Vanessa Bayer hang out at a nail salon and discuss their favorite Kanye West song, which wasn’t a real song u... [Read More]
Larry David’s ‘SNL’ Sketch as “Kevin Roberts” Gave Him a Serious Case of the Giggles
One of the best sketches from Larry David’s SNL episode was easily “FBI Simulator,” which aired right after David’s monologue and featured him dressed up in a tacky orange suit as Kevin “Can a bitch get a donut?” Roberts. Thankfully, SNL uploaded some bonus footag... [Read More]
Candice Bergen to Star in ABC Cancer Comedy Pilot ‘Pearl’
Candice Bergen might get to star in a new ABC comedy. According to Variety, Bergen has signed on to star in the network’s in-the-works single-cam comedy pilot Pearl, which will follow “a larger-than-life family matriarch named Pearl who, when she finds out she has cancer, becomes intent ... [Read More]
Join Abbi, Ilana, and Tony Danza in ‘Broad City’s Season 3 Trailer
Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer are back with a brand new season of Broad City next week, and today Comedy Central released the first trailer. Between Glazer’s upcoming 4/20 series and Broad City’s recent double-season renewal, it’s safe to say that we thankfully don’t have to... [Read More]