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“Tower Heist” producer Brian Grazer replaces “Tower Heist” director Brett Ratner at Oscars

“Tower Heist” producer Brian Grazer replaces “Tower Heist” director Brett Ratner at Oscars

By | November 10, 2011 at 10:13 am | One comment

Embattled Tower Heist director Brett Ratner has been replaced as Oscars producer by none other than longtime Hollywood bigwig Brian Grazer, who just so happens to be a producer on the same movie. Academy president Tom Sherak made the announcement this morning. "Brian Grazer...

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Gilda’s LaughFest will feature Jim Gaffigan, Whoopi Goldberg, Marc Maron and more

Gilda’s LaughFest will feature Jim Gaffigan, Whoopi Goldberg, Marc Maron and more

By | November 10, 2011 at 8:26 am | One comment

Jim Gaffigan, Whoopi Goldberg, Marc Maron and a seemingly endless list of other big name comedians are scheduled to perform at the second annual Gilda's LaughFest, to be held in Grand Rapids, MI next year from March 8 -18. The festival has a unique position within the country's...

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Who’s crazier– Mike Tyson as Herman Cain or Herman Cain as Herman Cain? (Video)

Who’s crazier– Mike Tyson as Herman Cain or Herman Cain as Herman Cain? (Video)

By | November 9, 2011 at 3:10 pm | One comment

The 2012 Presidential Election is undoubtedly going to be the inspiration for plenty of great comedy. How can we tell? Funny or Die has made their own Politics page to "cover" the race for office and killed it right from the start by enlisting none other than Mike Tyson as...

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Watch Jon Stewart’s 15-minute interview with Bill Clinton

Watch Jon Stewart’s 15-minute interview with Bill Clinton

By | November 9, 2011 at 1:45 pm | No comments

Former President Bill Clinton visited The Daily Show with Jon Stewart last night. And because some people think Clinton is more important than, say, Clint Eastwood (the show's guest on Monday), Jon chatted with him for a full 15 minutes. Obviously, the whole interview didn't air...

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The Laughspin Interview: Who is Shelby Fero?

The Laughspin Interview: Who is Shelby Fero?

By | November 9, 2011 at 1:07 pm | 4 comments

As Twitter and web videos become more pervasive, new non-traditional comedy stars are emerging, building a noticeable following. In the case of recently-turned 18-year-old Shelby Fero, she has taken advantage of the groundswell in comedy on the Internet. She's built up a...

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The sexual tension between Emma Stone and Fred Armisen is palpable in new SNL promos

The sexual tension between Emma Stone and Fred Armisen is palpable in new SNL promos

By | November 9, 2011 at 10:12 am | No comments

Coming off the heels of a strong Charlie Day-hosted episode last weekend, Saturday Night Live returns this week with host Emma Stone (yay!) and musical guest Coldplay (Boo! And not the Halloween kind). In these just-released promos for the show, Stone and Fred Armisen address us...

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Watch Maria Bamford try to find the Exxon within

Watch Maria Bamford try to find the Exxon within

By | November 9, 2011 at 8:40 am | No comments

Everyone's favorite underdog comedian Maria Bamford visited Conan last night to unleash a few minutes of stand-up. It was a glorious mix of classic and new-ish bits that left the studio audience laughing heartily and probably, to some extent, tilting their heads in...

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Video: Comedian T.J. Miller has an accent, loves Legos

Video: Comedian T.J. Miller has an accent, loves Legos

By | November 8, 2011 at 9:41 pm | No comments

Goddamn, there's been a lot of T.J. Miller as of late! It's not a bad thing-- just an observation. The dude has been cranking out the content. His new musical comedy album The Extended Play E.P. is out now (you can read our interview with the man here) and his new hour special,...

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Jennifer Saunders is writing “Absolutely Fabulous” movie, television specials to air also

Jennifer Saunders is writing “Absolutely Fabulous” movie, television specials to air also

By | November 8, 2011 at 5:00 pm | One comment

Absolutely Fabulous is coming back! Again! The cult-favorite British sitcom—which originally ran from 1992–1995, then from 2001–2003—will celebrate its 20th anniversary with three new television specials. And if everything goes according to plan, the specials will be...

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