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Jack Black and Tim Robbins team up for HBO dark comedy series

Jack Black and Tim Robbins team up for HBO dark comedy series

By | February 12, 2014 at 10:03 am | No comments

The friendship between Jack Black and Tim Robbins goes back a long way— further back, even, than the JB and Kyle Gass partnership that blossomed into Tenacious D. One of Black’s first showbiz jobs was in 1989 when he worked on Robbins’ religious satire Carnage in...

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Seth Meyers names SNL alum Fred Armisen as band leader for Late Night

Seth Meyers names SNL alum Fred Armisen as band leader for Late Night

By | February 11, 2014 at 2:25 pm | No comments

Portlandia creator and star Fred Armisen has a new gig: band leader on the new Late Night with Seth Meyers. Yes, you read right. Fellow Saturday Night Live alum Armisen will "curate and lead the band, and continue to run it even when he's off shooting Portlandia," Meyers...

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Watch Jimmy Fallon’s final Late Night monologue (Video)

Watch Jimmy Fallon’s final Late Night monologue (Video)

By | February 10, 2014 at 12:59 pm | No comments

With his debut as the new Tonight Show host slated for Feb. 17, Jimmy Fallon had to say goodbye to his beloved Late Night on Friday. So you should probably check out his final, very emotional monologue below. Sign up to get funny daily videos and headlines delivered to...

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T.J. Miller, Kumail Nanjiani launch tech start-up in HBO’s ‘Silicon Valley’ (Video)

T.J. Miller, Kumail Nanjiani launch tech start-up in HBO’s ‘Silicon Valley’ (Video)

By | February 10, 2014 at 10:07 am | One comment

HBO has released the teaser for their upcoming show Silicon Valley from Office Space writer Mike Judge. The dark comedy takes place in the Bay Area where tech icons like Steve Jobs got their start. The show features comedians T.J. Miller, Kumail Nanjiani and Thomas Middleditch...

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Jay Leno gets emotional in Tonight Show farewell speech (Video)

Jay Leno gets emotional in Tonight Show farewell speech (Video)

By | February 7, 2014 at 11:42 am | No comments

Jay Leno wished us all a teary "heartfelt goodnight" last evening as he hosted The Tonight Show for the final time after nearly 22 years in the host's chair. The night was filled with his usual on-point monologue jokes, comical callbacks to his favorite Tonight moments, and a...

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Eddie Izzard brings massive Force Majeure tour to U.S.

Eddie Izzard brings massive Force Majeure tour to U.S.

By | January 31, 2014 at 5:54 pm | One comment

Emmy Award-winning British comedian Eddie Izzard is bringing his Force Majeure tour to the United States. Izzard will visit 32 cities this spring, including New York, Philadelphia, Chicago, Dallas, and Washington, D.C. The tour takes the star of The Riches to 25 countries on...

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Louis C.K. and Kevin Hart will square off in animal themed animated movie

Louis C.K. and Kevin Hart will square off in animal themed animated movie

By | January 28, 2014 at 1:08 pm | No comments

Two of today's largest stand-up comedy stars will come together in 2016, or at least their voices will. Louis C.K. and Kevin Hart, along with Modern Family's Eric Stonestreet, will lend their voices to the main characters of a Universal animated film being called the Untitled...

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Kevin Hart scores a deal with ABC

Kevin Hart scores a deal with ABC

By | January 28, 2014 at 1:06 pm | No comments

Kevin Hart is at it again! ABC has ordered a multicamera comedy pilot from the superstar stand-up comedian. The untitled project is based on Hart's life and stand-up act, centering on a divorced couple trying to forge a friendship for the sake of their kids. He will executive...

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Comedian Brent Weinbach proves the most iron of all Iron Comics at SF Sketchfest

Comedian Brent Weinbach proves the most iron of all Iron Comics at SF Sketchfest

By | January 25, 2014 at 3:27 pm | 3 comments

SAN FRANCISCO – In the end, the audience at Cobb’s Comedy Club gleefully selected the understated, absurdist humor of Brent Weinbach as the winner of Iron Comic last night. So, what does that mean, exactly? Well, for one, it means Weinbach has skills well beyond slinging...

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