Bill Hicks explains Easter
Happy zombie Jesus day Easter! It’s one of the biggest holidays of the year for many across the world. However, just because it’s popular, doesn’t mean we don’t have questions. With that in mind, we’ll let Bill Hicks’ explain it all. Bill Hicks explains Easter app... [Read More]
 
This Week in Comedy: 'Community' and 'Rick and Morty' Wrap Up Their Seasons
by Zach Herwitz In case you missed it, here's all the big comedy stuff that happened this week: -Both of Dan Harmon's shows, Community and Rick and Morty, aired their season finales. We reviewed both of their seasons. -Fox is canceling its Saturday night animated block Fox ADHD, but it will continu... [Read More]
 
Jay Chandrasekhar Gives an Update on the 'Super Troopers' Sequel
by Megh Wright "I'm a student of sequels and I know what they did wrong when you see them. Usually what they try to do is make them glitzier and broader and all that stuff. Our approach is not going to be that. If anything, the mustaches will be a little bigger, it'll be a little tougher maybe, but ... [Read More]
 
Jamie Lee on The Pete Holmes Show, “I only drink when it’s a special occasion”
Jamie Lee is not only a staff writer on The Pete Holmes Show but she’s also a talented comedian and, according to Pete, one of his best friends. So why would Pete give Jamie the stage for five minutes of his show last night. Jamie, because as we mentioned a talented comedian, picked up and [&h... [Read More]
 
Jen Kirkman Seems Like Fun
Jen Kirkman does it all – the Los Angeles-based stand-up frequently tours the country, she writes and appears on Chelsea Lately and After Lately, she’s the author of I Can Barely Take Care of myself, a humorous look at the child-free life, and she hosts her own podcast, I Seem Fun, and i... [Read More]
 
Watch Jamie Lee Do Standup on 'The Pete Holmes Show'
by Megh Wright Pete Holmes Show staff writer Jamie Lee did a standup set last night, covering everything from being a special occasion drinker to her literal takes on pickup lines to her time on the acne medication Accutane, which doesn't have the best side-effects for a single woman trying not to l... [Read More]
 
Spike TV to Air a Tribute to Don Rickles, Featuring Letterman, Seinfeld, Jon Stewart, and More
by Bradford Evans Spike TV announced today that they're making a big star-studded tribute special to Don Rickles that will air on the cable network next month. Called One Night Only: An All-Star Comedy Tribute to Don Rickles, the 90-minute special will be shot at NYC's Apollo Theater on May 6th and ... [Read More]
 
Pivot orders Freestyle Love Supreme to series, plus new docu-series, renewal of “Please Like Me”
New cable channel Pivot enjoyed Freestyle Love Supreme's improvised hip-hop comedy special in March, it announced today it has ordered up 10 additional half-hour specials from the NYC-based musical comedy crew. The series upgrade came as part of Pivot's full slate of new shows, renewals and developm... [Read More]
 
Maya Rudolph’s variety show special, ‘The Maya Rudolph Show’ gets premiere date
NBC has been developing a new variety show for Maya Rudolph ever since her sitcom Up All Night crashed and burned a few years back. Now the network has announced that the The Maya Rudolph Show, a variety special will premiere on Monday, May 19th at 10pm. Rudolph will host an hour and be joined [&hel... [Read More]
 
Dan Soder on Conan, ‘She talks about death with an ease that rattles my bones’
Dan Soder, one of our favs made his second appearance on Conan last night for another round of stand-up comedy jokery. Soder took swings at the generational gap between children and their grandparents and why he doesn’t trust 2 year olds and their technological prowess. If I follow the logic b... [Read More]