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Sarah Silverman goes full frontal nude in new movie

By | September 20, 2010 at 11:19 am | One comment

Comedian and actress Sarah Silverman will hit the big screen in an upcoming Sarah Polley film, Take This Waltz. Ever the raunchy one, and for the first time in her career, Silverman will tackle a full-frontal nude scene. She told Moviefone, “I go totally naked. It’s going...

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Relive Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert’s historic announcements from last night

By | September 17, 2010 at 2:14 pm | No comments

As you may or may not already know, on last night’s Daily Show and Colbert Report, hosts Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert announced “competing” rallies on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. If you’ve ever wondered what it might be like if the two ever ran for...

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John Oliver lands starring role in movie with Monty Python pedigree

By | September 15, 2010 at 3:20 pm | No comments

Comedian and Daily Show veteran John Oliver will work with Monthy Python greats in a new flick called Absolutely Anything. Former Monty Python member Terry Jones collaborated recently with Gavin Scott to write the film, who told Deadline that the final product will include...

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Comedian Bob Marley will attempt to break longest live comedy show record

By | September 15, 2010 at 3:04 pm | 3 comments

A few weeks ago, we told you about Norwegian comedian Hans Morten Hansen who broke the Guinness World Record for “Longest Stand-up Comedy Show by an Individual.” Well, his reign might be short-lived. Bob Marley will attempt to oust Hansen a week from today at the Comedy...

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Bill Maher gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

By | September 15, 2010 at 1:47 pm | 2 comments

Hollywood honored comedian and talk-show host Bill Maher yesterday with the 2,417th star to be placed on the Walk of Fame. In a ceremony presided over by Larry King and Seth MacFarlane, Maher thanked “George Bush, Sarah Palin and the pope.” His HBO series, Real Time with...

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Bill Clinton makes sixth Daily Show visit tomorrow; let’s look back at his past appearances

By | September 15, 2010 at 12:17 pm | No comments

Former President Bill Clinton’s sixth appearance on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart is going down tomorrow. He's expected to promote his annual convention, the Clinton Global Initiative, says ABC. In preparation for the show (11 pm EST on Comedy Central), here’s a look back...

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Chris Gethard appeals to Diddy on Jimmy Fallon show

By | September 14, 2010 at 10:19 am | No comments

In case you missed Friday’s Late Night with Jimmy Fallon because you were out laughing your ass off at a comedy club like me, all you need to know is #DiddyGethard. And if you find that hashtag as inappropriately funny as I do and want to know more, watch this clip: And...

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Jeff Dunham, Dane Cook, Chelsea Handler top Forbes list of highest paid comedians

By | September 13, 2010 at 2:57 pm | 10 comments

[caption id="attachment_8648" align="alignright" width="150" caption="Chelsea Handler"][/caption] If you’re like me, you’ve probably never associated Forbes with stand-up comedy, but in a recent article, the online source of all things business has published a list of the...

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Conan O’Brien, owl appear in first “Conan” print ad

By | September 13, 2010 at 12:58 pm | No comments

For some time now, we’ve known of Conan’s new late-night show with TBS, and not too long ago he announced the name of the show. Now we get our first official glimpse – thanks to this first print ad, posted on Hollywood Reporter – at what promises to be a “hoot.”...

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