'Marry Me' Star Ken Marino on Why Comedy Gets Lower Ratings Than Drama
by Megh Wright "I think the reason that comedy maybe gets lower ratings than the reality shows or dramas is that there's a lot of different places you can do comedy, you can get comedy elsewhere, you can find comedy online. I think that what's nice about our show is that … there are people wh... [Read More]
 
Fake POINTS, real Leaderboard to track all of @Midnight’s comedians
Doug Benson is going to be on @midnight tonight, and if you think Benson has appeared on the Comedy Central game show a lot, your eyes are not deceiving you. It'll mark Benson's 12th appearance on the show, and he'll be gunning for his sixth win, more than any other comedian or comedic actor so far ... [Read More]
 
POP (formerly TV Guide Network) to air CBC’s “Schitt’s Creek” starring Eugene Levy, Catherine O’Hara and Chris Elliott
The good news: Eugene Levy and Catherine O'Hara are reuniting for a new TV series that'll air in both Canada and the United States, and they're bringing Chris Elliott along with them. The "bad" news: Now we're going to hear a lot more people saying and typing Schitt's Creek for shits and giggle... [Read More]
 
'Conan' Gives a Live Run-Through of the CDC's New Ebola Patient Protocols
by Megh Wright Conan did a great service to its viewers last night by providing live coverage of a CDC patient transportation run-through using their brand new Ebola protocols, which may or may not involve a swingers-only casino riverboat cruise and a chili cook-off. 0 Comments... [Read More]
 
FXX and The Simpsons launch Simpsons World app for all-access to #EverySimpsonsEver
If you missed out on FXX's #EverySimpsonsEver marathon, or missed watching every episode of The Simpsons the first time it aired, then now you can catch up with any episode, anytime, as FX Networks is unveiling its "Simpsons World" app and experience today. SimpsonsWorld.com asks for authentication ... [Read More]
 
Ice Cube Gets Angry and Adorable on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'
by Megh Wright During his visit to last night's Jimmy Kimmel Live, actor and rapper Ice Cube was tasked with reciting some very sweet lines about rainbows, Crate and Barrel gift cards, and apple picking in the toughest, angriest way possible. Watch his interview below: 0 Comments... [Read More]
 
Key & Peele stars Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele will shoot ‘Keanu’ for New Line Cinemas
Key & Peele stars Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele will finally make their starring role debuts on the big screen in Keanu. The stars of the popular Comedy Central sketch series will work on their first project with New Line Cinemas. Keanu centers around the quest to recover a kitten named Ke... [Read More]
 
Saturday Night Live promotes Leslie Jones to featured player in the cast
After making a couple of appearances on the Weekend Update desk already in 2014 and cameos in two other sketches this season, Leslie Jones earned herself an upgrade! Saturday Night Live announced tonight that Jones had been promoted from writer to featured player in the cast. Congrats, Leslie! It's ... [Read More]
 
'SNL' Writer Leslie Jones Is Now a Featured Player
by Megh Wright SNL just made an excellent (and long overdue) casting decision by promoting writer and sometimes-performer Leslie Jones. Deadline reports that Jones has officially been added as a featured player, and her first credited episode will be this Saturday's episode hosted by Jim Carrey. Cli... [Read More]
 
What's on TV This Week: Jim Carrey Returns to 'SNL'
by Stephanie Simon The week starts off with the second season premiere of The Millers tonight on CBS, and while many shows are on hiatus there's still plenty of must-sees. From new series like Marry Me and Selfie to favorites like Modern Family the week has something new in store ever... [Read More]