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Which character on The Simpsons will die? (Poll)

Which character on The Simpsons will die? (Poll)

By | October 2, 2013 at 2:21 pm | One comment

Simpsons fans are on notice: one of their beloved characters will be killed off. Executive producer Al Jean told The Hollywood Reporter that a character will pass away in either this season or in next year's season 26. "We are doing this story for the same reason we do all...

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Former King of Queens star Kevin James signs massive television and movie deal

Former King of Queens star Kevin James signs massive television and movie deal

By | October 2, 2013 at 1:03 pm | No comments

Comedian Kevin James will make a (hopefully triumphant) return to television after his hit sitcom King of Queens ended production in 2007. After several years of starring in films such as Grown Ups, Here Comes the Boom and The Zookeeper, James has signed a film and television...

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Conan O’Brien furloughs non-essential personnel at Team Coco (Video)

Conan O’Brien furloughs non-essential personnel at Team Coco (Video)

By | October 2, 2013 at 12:37 pm | No comments

Amidst the new government shutdown in Washington, all non-essential personnel have been furloughed or laid off. Conan O'Brien has decided to take a cue from his country and lay off all non-essential personnel at Conan. The tall ginger talk show host went around his office...

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South Park ‘Stick of Truth’ video game finally gets an official release date

South Park ‘Stick of Truth’ video game finally gets an official release date

By | October 1, 2013 at 10:43 am | No comments

Comedy fan gamers will be overjoyed to learn that an official release date for South Park: The Stick of Truth has been announced. The game joins you, the new kid in South Park, with your favorite cartoon fourth graders in their quest to reclaim the fabled Stick of Truth. In the...

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IFC greenlights Garfunkel & Oates comedy series

IFC greenlights Garfunkel & Oates comedy series

By | September 30, 2013 at 12:38 pm | No comments

We told you back in the spring that Garfunkel & Oates' self-titled comedy series was one of many comedies in development at IFC. Well, we are pleased to report that the musically comedic duo's show has been greenlit for the network's 2014 line-up. Garfunkel & Oates will...

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Clean comedian Dan Nainan claims self-defense when he punched journalist at DC Improv

Clean comedian Dan Nainan claims self-defense when he punched journalist at DC Improv

By | September 30, 2013 at 11:45 am | 13 comments

Comedians use their words to battle a snotty heckler. Not their fists. Daily Beast correspondent Josh Rogin got a wake-up call that not everyone adheres to that sacred code last week when a comic allegedly lost his cool over Rogin's live tweeting during his act. Last...

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Ricky Gervais’ fictional band Foregone Conclusion announces tour dates

Ricky Gervais’ fictional band Foregone Conclusion announces tour dates

By | September 30, 2013 at 11:43 am | No comments

David Brent and his fictional band from Britain's The Office are officially on tour! Ricky Gervais tweeted yesterday via his character's account that Foregone Conclusion will be playing two shows at London's Bloomsbury Theatre in October. The British comedian made the...

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6 great stories from the Robin Williams AMA on Reddit

6 great stories from the Robin Williams AMA on Reddit

By | September 26, 2013 at 4:44 pm | No comments

There's no need to list Robin Williams' lengthy and impressive resumé of television shows, films, and stand-up comedy specials. The living comedy legend, famous for his wild, high energy stream of consciousness stand-up routines did an AMA on Reddit yesterday to promote the...

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Tonight’s series premiere of The Michael J. Fox shows the levity of living with Parkinson’s

Tonight’s series premiere of The Michael J. Fox shows the levity of living with Parkinson’s

By | September 26, 2013 at 11:44 am | No comments

Michael J. Fox makes his return to NBC tonight with his brand-new comedy series, The Michael J. Fox Show! The Spin City actor's new sitcom is based loosely upon his own real life situations and struggles. The show centers around Mike Henry (Fox), who has to give up his career as...

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