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Artie Lange tells Jimmy Fallon he lost $25,000 because of Keith Richards (Video)

Artie Lange tells Jimmy Fallon he lost $25,000 because of Keith Richards (Video)

By | October 10, 2014 at 2:07 pm | One comment

Since taking over the Tonight Show, Jimmy Fallon has hosted hundreds of guests, ranging from accomplished musicians to upsettingly famous reality stars. Some of them have visited more often than others, a distinct honor in itself. That’s why I couldn’t imagine anyone more...

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Saturday Night Live alum Jan Hooks dead at 57, rep confirms

Saturday Night Live alum Jan Hooks dead at 57, rep confirms

By | October 9, 2014 at 6:45 pm | One comment

Jan Hooks, who was a Saturday Night Live cast member alongside Dana Carvey, Dennis Miller and Mike Myers, has died at the age of 57. Part of the iconic sketch show’s cast from 1986 to 1991, Hooks also shared the stage with late comedians Chris Farley and Phil Hartman. Though...

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Artie Lange’s ‘Stench of Failure’ promo for Comedy Central goes old school (Video)

Artie Lange’s ‘Stench of Failure’ promo for Comedy Central goes old school (Video)

By | October 9, 2014 at 12:17 pm | One comment

Since the Oct. 18 Comedy Central premiere of Artie Lange's one-hour special Artie Lange: The Stench of Failure is fast approaching, the veteran comedian dropped this hilarious promo. It combines three of Artie Lange's favorite things-- gambling, sports and gambling on sports....

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Comedian Mike Brody gives comedy advice to younger self, every comedian (Laughspin essay)

Comedian Mike Brody gives comedy advice to younger self, every comedian (Laughspin essay)

By | October 8, 2014 at 12:42 pm | 3 comments

Dear Young Mike Brody, First off, screw the prop comic who yelled at you for swearing when you opened for him in 2001. You didn't know it was a clean show and you didn't know how anything worked then. He was a douche then and he's a douche today. His closing joke is juggling...

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Saturday Night Live: Sarah Silverman as Joan Rivers, ISIS, Ebola, Vitamix and more (Videos)

Saturday Night Live: Sarah Silverman as Joan Rivers, ISIS, Ebola, Vitamix and more (Videos)

By | October 5, 2014 at 10:06 am | No comments

To say this weekend's episode of Saturday Night Live was better than last week's season opener would be a sever understatement. Last night veteran comedian Sarah Silverman led SNL to a consistently entertaining, funny and smart show. Let's hope the show can maintain the rest of...

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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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