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Katt Williams apologizes for ethnic rant; but did he need to?

Katt Williams apologizes for ethnic rant; but did he need to?

By | September 1, 2011 at 1:14 pm | 8 comments

On Monday we posted a video of comedian Katt Williams performing in Phoenix. The seven-minute clip captured Williams confronting a heckler in such a way that many viewers questioned whether the often-in-trouble comic was guilty of going off on a racist tirade. When we posted our...

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Jim Gaffigan to Jimmy Fallon: “I feel like I’m living with a bunch of drunk people” (Video)

Jim Gaffigan to Jimmy Fallon: “I feel like I’m living with a bunch of drunk people” (Video)

By | September 1, 2011 at 12:38 pm | No comments

Last night, Jim Gaffigan stopped by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon for a leisurely chat, which mostly centered around his growing brood at home. The procreation machine and his wife recently had their fourth child. Four! "I feel like I'm living with a bunch of drunk people," he...

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Guest essay: The Mila Kunis Experience, by Theo Von

Guest essay: The Mila Kunis Experience, by Theo Von

By | September 1, 2011 at 11:02 am | 6 comments

Yesterday I saw Mila Kunis. Yes that MILA KUNIS. The hot one. The funny one. The small, bigger-than-life one. I saw her in the flesh. At Starbucks. Cuz you know, Mila and I go to the same Starbucks. I looked up from writing a script/facebooking/waiting-for-my-big-break, to see...

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Watch a preview from Ricky Gervais’ new show “Life’s Too Short”

Watch a preview from Ricky Gervais’ new show “Life’s Too Short”

By | September 1, 2011 at 9:00 am | One comment

Since June, when HBO announced it had picked up Ricky Gervais' new show Life's Too Short, we've been eagerly anticipating its premiere. In the meantime Gervais has teased us with a few updates on his blog and some video sneak peeks on the series. The show, produced by Gervais...

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Video: Don Cheadle is the angriest Captain Planet ever

Video: Don Cheadle is the angriest Captain Planet ever

By | August 31, 2011 at 11:02 pm | No comments

Have you ever wondered: What if there was a live action remake of the 1990s eco-conscious cartoon Captain Planet starring Don Cheadle donned in what can only be described as "silverface?" If so, wonder no more.** You see, the good folks at Funny or Die enlisted Cheadle as well...

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Laughspin’s look inside comedy at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival (Part 14)

Laughspin’s look inside comedy at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival (Part 14)

By | August 31, 2011 at 1:37 pm | No comments

Edinburgh -- “You cannot leave the Fringe until you’ve seen Simon Munnery.” Munnery is a staple of the Edinburgh Fringe, this year taking to the stage at The Stand Comedy Club through the run. With his effortless ability to wax poetic in intricate rants and clever prose,...

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Sandra Bullock, Ryan Reynolds to produce animated comedy inspired by “Family Guy”

Sandra Bullock, Ryan Reynolds to produce animated comedy inspired by “Family Guy”

By | August 31, 2011 at 9:14 am | One comment

I'm not sure how many of you comedy nerds follow the world of A-list celebs, but you might know that its been rumored -- ever since their 2009 flick The Proposal -- that actress Sandra Bullock and actor Ryan Reynolds have been banging. Personally, I hope it's true. They're a...

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Watch Ed Helms, James Spader and more sound off on season eight of “The Office”

Watch Ed Helms, James Spader and more sound off on season eight of “The Office”

By | August 30, 2011 at 10:21 pm | No comments

For most comedy fans, the Sept. 22 season premiere of The Office cannot happen soon enough. The eighth season finds Dunder Mifflin without a regional manager after the dramatic Michael Scott (Steve Carell) exit at the conclusion of last season. And while we know James Spader has...

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Cedric the Entertainer launches line of fancy headwear

Cedric the Entertainer launches line of fancy headwear

By | August 30, 2011 at 9:33 pm | 2 comments

Veteran comedian Cedric the Entertainer has accomplished a great many things during his career; he was one of the four Original Kings of Comedy, has acted in and voiced a seemingly countless number of movies and is currently the host of the prime time NBC game show, It's Worth...

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