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Brian Regan spring tour announced, tickets on sale now

Brian Regan spring tour announced, tickets on sale now

By | October 3, 2014 at 9:36 am | No comments

Brian Regan, the Cal Ripken Jr. of comedy, has announced the spring 2015 leg of his 10-year, non-stop theater tour. And tickets are on sale -- wait for it -- now! This upcoming nationwide jaunt will find Regan visiting 39 cities kicking off in Eugene, OR on Jan. 8 and ending in...

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Netflix snags Adam Sandler for four movies

Netflix snags Adam Sandler for four movies

By | October 2, 2014 at 11:24 am | One comment

Adam Sandler is getting the Netflix treatment, but instead of a stand-up comedy special, Sandler will produce and star in four feature-length films to be seen exclusively on the video streaming giant. "People love Adam's films on Netflix and often watch them again and again,"...

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Sarah Silverman claims she (not Tina Fey) played Sarah Palin on Saturday Night Live (Video)

Sarah Silverman claims she (not Tina Fey) played Sarah Palin on Saturday Night Live (Video)

By | October 1, 2014 at 1:10 pm | No comments

After leaving the Saturday Night Live writers room 20 years ago, Sarah Silverman returns this week to host the iconic sketch show with musical guest Maroon 5. Silverman is joined by SNL veteran Taran Killam in this week’s NBC promos for the show, wherein Silverman reveals a...

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Larry David on Curb Your Enthusiasm: I haven’t given up hope on season nine

Larry David on Curb Your Enthusiasm: I haven’t given up hope on season nine

By | September 30, 2014 at 2:20 pm | No comments

Though it’s been more than three years since Curb Your Enthusiasm aired its final episode of its eighth season, series creator and star Larry David hasn’t ruled out a ninth season for HBO. During the Q&A portion of a conversation on Sunday hosted by once-recurring Curb...

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Ricky Gervais releases David Brent demo song ‘Slough’ and it’s excellent (Audio)

Ricky Gervais releases David Brent demo song ‘Slough’ and it’s excellent (Audio)

By | September 30, 2014 at 10:42 am | No comments

It's been more than 10 years since BBC2 aired the last original episode of The Office. But Ricky Gervais' character of David Brent, the bumbling manager of the Wernham Hogg paper company has lived on. Fans of the original Gervais series know that Brent was also a wannabe...

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Saturday Night Live’s season 40 premiere was a disappointment so it can only get better, right?

Saturday Night Live’s season 40 premiere was a disappointment so it can only get better, right?

By | September 29, 2014 at 8:31 pm | One comment

One of the most difficult forms of comedy to execute well is live sketch. I think even the most casual comedy consumers can agree on this. When you see live sketch comedy at a theater done well, it's magical. When it's bad, it's not just bad-- it's excruciating to watch. And...

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Kate Mara, Ellen Page spoof True Detective in hilarious Funny Or Die trailer (Video)

Kate Mara, Ellen Page spoof True Detective in hilarious Funny Or Die trailer (Video)

By | September 25, 2014 at 11:57 am | No comments

Like Orange is the New Black, Scandal, Game of Thrones and a few others, True Detective is show that people lose their minds over. To be fair, the HBO drama is stellar and we get why people loved first season performances from Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson. So it makes...

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Jim Gaffigan talks ‘Food: A Love Story’ with David Letterman, explains hatred for fish (Video)

Jim Gaffigan talks ‘Food: A Love Story’ with David Letterman, explains hatred for fish (Video)

By | September 25, 2014 at 10:47 am | No comments

Since Jim Gaffigan will unleash his second book upon the world in less than two months, the veteran comedian visited Late Show with David Letterman last night to drop some knowledge about food, the topic of said book. While Food: A Love Story won’t hit retailers until Oct. 21,...

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Simpsons Family Guy crossover episode draws fire from parents council for ‘rape’ mention

Simpsons Family Guy crossover episode draws fire from parents council for ‘rape’ mention

By | September 24, 2014 at 3:18 pm | 2 comments

On the heels of celebrating its 25th anniversary with a string of live shows at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, the start of The Simpsons’ 26th season happens in just four days! That means the long-awaited Simpsons and Family Guy crossover is also nearly upon us. But not...

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