The trailer for Jon Stewart’s movie “Rosewater” has arrived
Jon Stewart’s directorial debut, Rosewater is set to release on November 7th. Last summer, Stewart took a summer hiatus from The Daily Show to go direct the film. John Oliver took over TDS hosting duties in Stewart’s absence. The movie is based on the journalist Maziar Bahiri’s boo... [Read More]
 
Today's Funniest Tweets
by WitStream Sara Schaefer "Hello Kitty is not a cat" is the new "time is a flat circle" Sean Thomason Can't believe David Chase finally revealed Tony Soprano isn't a cat. ... [Read More]
 
Johnny Knoxville Is Developing an Autobiographical Comedy for ABC
by Megh Wright Rivers Cuomo isn't the only star to get the autobiographical sitcom treatment this week. Deadline reports that Johnny Knoxville has signed a two-year first-look deal with ABC Studios to develop new projects under his company Hello Junior! Knoxville has sold one project to ABC under th... [Read More]
 
Jack Black, John Oliver, Gillian Jacobs, and More Show Up in the Trailer for 'Harmontown'
by Megh Wright Last year it was announced that Community creator Dan Harmon would be touring his live show/podcast Harmontown around the country then turning it into a documentary by director Neil Berkeley, and a new trailer was just released. This sneak peek features stars like Jack Black, Ben Stil... [Read More]
 
Party Down with Hulu: Lizzy Caplan, Adam Scott, Ken Marino and more headed to popular streaming service
Third-place online streaming service Hulu continues to make monstrous moves in order to attract subscribers to its premium streaming service Hulu Plus. In its latest spending grab, Hulu Plus has obtained exclusive streaming rights to defunct Starz comedy series Party Down. The cult comedy lasted two... [Read More]
 
Maybe See TV? The week in pilots, script commitments and development deals (Aug. 28, 2014)
The Emmys may have celebrated the past year of television, and the new Fall TV series have yet to premiere, but Hollywood always keeps an eye to the future, and August still signifies the start to the following year's development cycle. You'll hear a lot in the trades and the trade winds from now th... [Read More]
 
Amy Sedaris on Colbert: "He Has This Whole Bag of Tricks People Haven't Even Seen Yet"
by Megh Wright "Well, he's got that Southern charm. He's genuinely interested. He's engaging. He's a very positive person. He can see the good in everything. I think he'll go to that other character that he plays on that show because that's part of him, too. He'll mix it. But once you're out there a... [Read More]
 
#TBT when Cory Loykasek helped Donny Divanian prepare for a big date
Every Thursday, TLB participates in #TBT by scrounging around the internet for precious web gems of yore. Here’s one of our favorite videos that deserve some extra attention. When reminiscing about catching the show Happy House at last year’s New York Comedy Festival, I remembered this g... [Read More]
 
Trailer for Jon Stewart’s first movie ‘Rosewater’ is here! (Video)
Jon Stewart’s directorial debut Rosewater now has a trailer to go along with its recently-announced Nov. 7 release date. The film began its festival run at the Telluride Film Festival before making its way to the Toronto International Film Festival in September just as it debuted its first off... [Read More]
 
The Trailer for Jon Stewart's Directorial Debut 'Rosewater' Is Here
by Megh Wright While John Oliver was hosting The Daily Show last summer, Jon Stewart was hard at work on his first movie Rosewater based on the book Then They Came for Me by Maziar Bahari. The first trailer was released today, and the film stars Gael Garcia Bernal, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Golshifteh Far... [Read More]