Aidy Bryant on 'SNL' Reviews: "We're Definitely Aware of It"
by Megh Wright "I mean we're definitely aware of it. We hear things. Some of us read more and some of us don't. One of the things we talk about a lot within the cast is how much the show now is broken down into three-minute chunks and dissected. I don't think that happened in the '90s and the '80s a... [Read More]
 
Ken Marino's Kids Have Learned His Famous Catchphrase from 'The State'
by Megh Wright Marry Me star Ken Marino was a guest on last night's Late Night, where he admitted to teaching his five and seven-year-old children that his famous The State catchphrase is just how adults greet one another. So there you have it: Somewhere out there there's a mini Ken Marino saying "I... [Read More]
 
'Conan' Prop Master Bill Tull Offers Some Budget-Friendly Halloween Costume Ideas
by Megh Wright Fancy Halloween costumes can be a drain on the wallet, but during last night's Conan, prop master Bill Tull made another appearance and offered up some costume ideas that are more potentially offensive, dangerous, and/or deadly than they are expensive. 0 Comments... [Read More]
 
Stephen Colbert Announces His Last 'Colbert Report' Episode Will Be December 18th
by Megh Wright During last night's Colbert Report, Stephen took a moment to shamelessly hawk the paperback edition of his 2012 book America Again: Re-Becoming the Greatness We Never Weren't, but not without good reason: Colbert announced that the official date for the final episode of the show is no... [Read More]
 
Chelsea Handler posts topless Instagram photo, slams sexism (NSFW)
Chelsea Handler, in order to poke fun at a now classic and bizarre photo of Russian President Vladimir Putin, has posted a topless Instagram photo of herself atop a horse. “Taking this down is sexist. I have every right to prove I have a better body than Putin,” Handler wrote alongside h... [Read More]
 
Michael Showalter Is Producing a Sci-Fi Comedy for FX
by Megh Wright FX might add a science fiction company with Michael Showalter onboard as producer. Deadline reports that the network has put a series in development written by 1600 Penn and Super Fun Night writers Dan Hernandez and Benji Samit called Daedalus 6. No plot details have been revealed yet... [Read More]
 
Joel McHale Extends His Contract with E! Through 2016
by Megh Wright Fans of Joel McHale as host of E! show The Soup don't have to worry about him leaving anytime soon — at least not for the next two years. Deadline reports that McHale's contract with the network has been renewed through 2016. As part of the deal, McHale will continue to host The... [Read More]
 
Jon Stewart blasts Daily Show advertiser (Video)
Daily Show host Jon Stewart finally addressed the Koch Brothers’ advertisements that have appeared on his program on Comedy Central in the only way he knows how. He tore the owners of Koch a new one. Wednesday night’s episode of The Daily Show with Jon Stewart was part of the fake news p... [Read More]
 
HBO will wrap up Stephen Merchant’s “Hello Ladies” with “Hello Ladies: The Movie”
If you thought that Stephen Merchant's Hello Ladies said goodbye already back in 2013, then you've got a second coming coming. HBO will wrap up the show's initial eight-episode storyline with an 80-minute Hello Ladies: The Movie, that debuts Nov. 22 on the cable channel and wherever your HBOGo ... [Read More]
 
Portlandia season 5 sneak peek: Goths love funerals (Video)
Just in time for Halloween, IFC has released a sneak peek for Portlandia’s fifth season, set to premiere in Janauary 2015. It’s here that we find Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein as an over-the-top Goth couple reveling in planning their respective funerals. They want something special,... [Read More]