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Justin Bieber Comedy Central roasters revealed, Seth Rogen is silent despite #WeWantSeth (Video)

Justin Bieber Comedy Central roasters revealed, Seth Rogen is silent despite #WeWantSeth (Video)

By | March 5, 2015 at 11:18 pm | No comments

The highly-anticipated Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber has cast its roasters. Comedians Hannibal Buress, Chris D'Elia, Natasha Leggero and Jeffrey Ross will join celebrities ex-felon Martha Stewart, rapper Ludacris, NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal and veteran roaster Snoop...

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Samantha Bee leaving Daily Show to host TBS show

Samantha Bee leaving Daily Show to host TBS show

By | March 5, 2015 at 5:07 pm | No comments

Samantha Bee is officially leaving Comedy Central for TBS with her husband, fellow Daily Show correspondent Jason Jones. TBS is giving the veteran comedian her own comedy series to host where she will apply "her smart and satirical point of view to current and relevant issues,"...

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TruTV orders Those Who Can’t from Denver comedy troupe Grawlix

TruTV orders Those Who Can’t from Denver comedy troupe Grawlix

By | March 5, 2015 at 12:29 pm | One comment

TruTV continues to step up its slate of comedy series with its first scripted show. Those Who Can't is a Denver-based sitcom starring Grawlix troupe comedians Ben Roy, Adam Cayton-Holland and Andrew Orvedahl. The trio play immature teachers at Denver's fictional Buchanan High...

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NBC comedy subscription service in works, would likely carry SNL, 30 Rock, The Office

NBC comedy subscription service in works, would likely carry SNL, 30 Rock, The Office

By | March 4, 2015 at 12:10 pm | No comments

NBC is jumping into the video streaming game later this year. The home of Saturday Night Live plans to launch a subscription-video service just for comedies. SNL recently launched its own app offering more than 300 hours of sketches from the show's 40 years. NBC has a wealth of...

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Wet Hot American Summer Netflix prequel series gets July premiere date

Wet Hot American Summer Netflix prequel series gets July premiere date

By | March 3, 2015 at 10:12 pm | One comment

Hello, Camp Firewood! Everything sure is coming up WHAS these days, isn't it? First, they announced the prequel mini series, to be released on Netflix. Then we found out that the ENTIRE CAST would be returning. (Yup, even the Oscar nominees). Oh yeah, there was also Wet Hot...

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Night of Too Many Stars: Paul Rudd’s Wang, Shoplifting with John Oliver, And So Much More

Night of Too Many Stars: Paul Rudd’s Wang, Shoplifting with John Oliver, And So Much More

By | March 3, 2015 at 11:01 am | No comments

In honor of Comedy Central’s every-two-year tradition, the Night of Too Many Stars extravaganza, the cable juggernaut decided to pull out all the stops this time around and give fans what they’ve really been itching for: that is, a boozy shoplifting spree with John Oliver,...

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Stephen Colbert on House of Cards, Reprises ‘Stephen Colbert’ Character

Stephen Colbert on House of Cards, Reprises ‘Stephen Colbert’ Character

By | March 3, 2015 at 10:49 am | No comments

[Warning: season 3 spoilers ahead] With the premiere of its third season on February 27, Netflix’s uber-popular original series House of Cards has likely been responsible for more than a few sleepless weekends. To all you blurry-eyed binge-watchers out there, we feel...

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Madonna eyes comedy career, should music ever fail her

Madonna eyes comedy career, should music ever fail her

By | March 2, 2015 at 9:14 pm | One comment

Madonna Louise Veronica Ciccone – pop icon, mediocre actress, BSDM queen, and... stand-up comedian? Well, after you’ve intentionally published a book that shows you and Vanilla Ice doing the nasty, where else is there to go but onstage in front of a microphone to tell jokes...

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Taran Killam Defends SNL ISIS Sketch. Why Saturday Night Live Star Is Proud (VIDEO)

Taran Killam Defends SNL ISIS Sketch. Why Saturday Night Live Star Is Proud (VIDEO)

By | March 2, 2015 at 8:31 pm | One comment

America is still debating whether Saturday Night Live’s recent ISIS parody went too far. Now one of the stars of the SNL sketch, Taran Killam, has weighed in. And unsurprisingly, he is defending his employer’s skit. This past week’s SNL featured a mock commercial with...

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