Marc Maron Has an Unfriendly Backstage Meeting with Michael Ian Black and Chris Hardwick
by Megh Wright Here's a clip of Marc Maron having a very tense greeting with Michael Ian Black and Chris Hardwick backstage at Hardwick's live AMC Talking Dead show, which is filled with as much thinly veiled contempt as you'd expect a clip featuring Maron to have. 0 Comments... [Read More]
Watching Rare Early Comedy from Jay Leno and Freddie Prinze
by Ramsey Ess The Paley Center for Media, which has locations in both New York and LA, dedicates itself to the preservation of television and radio history. Inside their vast archives of more than 150,000 television shows, commercials, and radio programs, there are thousands of important and funny p... [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]
Billy Crystal
Billy Crystal is a heartstring-tugging machine in his one-man show 700 Sundays, which comes to HBO after multiple successful runs on Broadway and a national tour (the HBO special was taped in January at Broadway’s Imperial Theatre). Crystal’s account of his Long Island childhood is a flo... [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]
'Workaholics' Star Blake Anderson to Appear on 'Parks and Rec' Season Finale
by Megh Wright EW reports that Workaholics star Blake Anderson is set to appear on the hourlong sixth season finale of Parks and Recreation next week. Joining Anderson will be a bunch of guest stars including Yo La Tengo, The Decemberists, Letters to Cleo, Jeff Tweedy, Michelle Obama, and a yet-to-b... [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]
Tracy Morgan Tells Conan Why He Got Kicked Out of Prince's House
by Megh Wright Ahead of the premiere of his Comedy Central special this weekend, Tracy Morgan told Conan all about the time he — more specifically, his insane and now retired alter ego Chico Divine — had the honor of getting kicked out of Prince's house. 0 Comments... [Read More]
Here’s a first look clip of the new season of IFC’s ‘Maron’ (video)
Season 2 of Marc Maron’s IFC TV show, Maron premiere on May 8th. Here’s a first look clip at the new season which puts Marc backstage at an episode of AMC’s Talking Dead and Marc has a run-in with the other guest Michael Ian Black and the show’s host Chris Hardwick. Turns out... [Read More]
Report: “Mrs. Doubtfire” sequel is happening
If you haven’t already heard, the big news today is that Mrs. Doubtfire will soon have a sequel. That’s right, reports are happening that the prized 1993 flick looks to be revived in 2014. As of right now, Robin Williams is said to be attached, as well as, director Chris Columbus. Furthe... [Read More]