Stephen Colbert tells David Letterman ‘I’m going to do whatever you’ve done on Late Show’ (Video)

Stephen Colbert tells David Letterman ‘I’m going to do whatever you’ve done on Late Show’ (Video)

By | April 22, 2014 at 6:42 pm | 2 comments

David Letterman welcomes Stephen Colbert on Late Show tonight, which would be cause for celebration on any normal day. But tonight is even more special, since it's Colbert's first time on Late Show with David Letterman since being announced as Letterman's replacement in 2015....

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Eddie Izzard ‘Force Majeure’ Interview: ‘The Melting Pot can save the World’

Eddie Izzard ‘Force Majeure’ Interview: ‘The Melting Pot can save the World’

By | April 22, 2014 at 5:38 pm | No comments

On the surface, Eddie Izzard and Arnold Schwarzenegger don’t seem to have much in common. Izzard is hilarious; Schwarzenegger isn’t funny (on purpose, at least). Izzard is a slight dude – barely 5’8” – who cross-dresses and wears lipstick while Schwarzenegger stands...

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Preview: Austin’s Moontower Comedy & Oddity Festival returns with Kids in the Hall, Marc Maron, Mike Birbiglia, more!

Preview: Austin’s Moontower Comedy & Oddity Festival returns with Kids in the Hall, Marc Maron, Mike Birbiglia, more!

By | April 21, 2014 at 10:35 pm | 2 comments

The moon towers of Austin are the last of their kind in the world. Purchased secondhand from the city of Detroit in 1894, the towers were designed for no more threatening a purpose than to illuminate the city-- an early example of nighttime municipal electricity. But when they...

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Louis C.K.’s awkward situation with Magic Wand in ‘Louie’ teaser video from FX

Louis C.K.’s awkward situation with Magic Wand in ‘Louie’ teaser video from FX

By | April 21, 2014 at 5:19 pm | No comments

The magic of Louie returns to FX in just a few weeks! The network released this short clip from the upcoming season of comedy wunderkind Louis C.K. bewildered by an elderly woman's misuse of a particular…women's appliance. If this is an example of what to expect from the...

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Last Comic Standing strike, 15 editors walk out, demand union contract with health benefits and pension

Last Comic Standing strike, 15 editors walk out, demand union contract with health benefits and pension

By | April 21, 2014 at 5:08 pm | One comment

Last Comic Standing will make it’s triumphant return May 22 on NBC— unless, of course, an editors strike totally derails the network’s plans. Deadline.com is reporting that approximately 15 editors and assistant editors walked off the job today, part of a strike...

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More Julia Louis-Dreyfus! HBO’s Veep, Silicon Valley renewed for 2015

More Julia Louis-Dreyfus! HBO’s Veep, Silicon Valley renewed for 2015

By | April 21, 2014 at 3:34 pm | No comments

HBO's Emmy Award-winning Veep and freshman comedy Silicon Valley have both been renewed for another season. HBO Programming president Michael Lombardo made the announcement today following a recent two-season renewal of Game of Thrones. The whacky vice-presidential comedy Veep...

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John Oliver on Miss America Nina Davuluri, tells Matt Lauer high school students need to ‘stop asking out supermodels’ (Video)

John Oliver on Miss America Nina Davuluri, tells Matt Lauer high school students need to ‘stop asking out supermodels’ (Video)

By | April 21, 2014 at 2:47 pm | No comments

John Oliver announced his decision to leave The Daily Show with Jon Stewart five months ago, and ever since fans of the British comedian have been wondering if the move to his own HBO series Last Week Tonight would be a smart one. Well, this Sunday at 11 pm ET, Last Week Tonight...

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DreamWorks Rihanna movie ‘Home’ with Jennifer Lopez, Jim Parsons, Steve Martin is historical! Will Rihanna become comedy star?

DreamWorks Rihanna movie ‘Home’ with Jennifer Lopez, Jim Parsons, Steve Martin is historical! Will Rihanna become comedy star?

By | April 21, 2014 at 1:20 pm | 2 comments

Rihanna is best known as a chart-topping pop star with hit songs like “Diamonds,” “Pour it Up” and “Umbrella” or a party gal who loves wearing mesh bodysuits with marijuana leaves to celebrate 420 or the ex girlfriend of professional scumbag Chris Brown or expert...

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Burning Daylight: Comedian Jessica Watkins’ 3,000 mile walking journey filmed for documentary

Burning Daylight: Comedian Jessica Watkins’ 3,000 mile walking journey filmed for documentary

By | April 20, 2014 at 9:18 pm | 4 comments

When a comedian tells you they're going on the road, you assume that they'll be spending countless hours cramped in a Honda Civic downing 5-Hour Energy shots and eating gas station tuna fish sandwiches. But New York City comedian Jessica Watkins is touring the United States in a...

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