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Billy On The Street’s Billy Eichner writing pop culture book, is becoming media powerhouse

Billy On The Street’s Billy Eichner writing pop culture book, is becoming media powerhouse

By | July 16, 2014 at 2:37 pm | No comments

Billy On The Street host Billy Eichner is an improviser, actor, TV host and sass mouth. Now the potentially new USA Network star will now add author to his already long and varied resume. The Emmy-nominated comedian has signed a deal to write a book about Hollywood and pop...

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Robert Kelly’s ‘Live at the Village Underground’ headed to Rhode Island International Film Festival

Robert Kelly’s ‘Live at the Village Underground’ headed to Rhode Island International Film Festival

By | July 16, 2014 at 2:18 pm | 4 comments

Robert Kelly’s upcoming stand-up comedy film Robert Kelly: Live at the Village Underground, has been accepted into the Rhode Island International Film Festival, one of a handful of qualifying fests for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Live at the Village...

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Tracy Morgan, Ardie Fuqua suing Walmart over deadly crash

Tracy Morgan, Ardie Fuqua suing Walmart over deadly crash

By | July 14, 2014 at 7:10 pm | No comments

There's a new update on what the celebrity-obsessed media calls "the Tracy Morgan car crash", also known as a 6-car crash that killed comedian James McNair on June 7. Morgan is suing Walmart in a civil court case filed with the U.S. District Court in New Jersey. The 45-year old...

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Last Comic Standing renewed for ninth season, under Wanda Sykes’ leadership

Last Comic Standing renewed for ninth season, under Wanda Sykes’ leadership

By | July 14, 2014 at 6:49 pm | One comment

NBC is pleased with Wanda Sykes' revival of stand-up comedy competition series Last Comic Standing. The network renewed the reality show, along with America's Got Talent and American Ninja Warrior, over the weekend. The series returned for an eighth season this summer amidst...

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Anthony Cumia Responds To Firing … Video Shows Why Former ‘Opie & Anthony’ Host ‘Will Never Apologize’ For Racist Twitter Rant That Got Him Fired

Anthony Cumia Responds To Firing … Video Shows Why Former ‘Opie & Anthony’ Host ‘Will Never Apologize’ For Racist Twitter Rant That Got Him Fired

By | July 13, 2014 at 9:13 am | 58 comments

Anthony Cumia has finally responded to his firing from the “Opie & Anthony” radio show. But the shock jock refused to apologize for the racist rant that led to his ouster. “I will never apologize for this,” Anthony Cumia told Red Eye  host Greg Gutfeld. “I...

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Orange is the New Black, Saturday Night Live, Modern Family lead Emmy nominations in comedy

Orange is the New Black, Saturday Night Live, Modern Family lead Emmy nominations in comedy

By | July 10, 2014 at 2:39 pm | One comment

Netflix’s Orange is the New Black snagged 12 primetime Emmy comedy nominations this morning, beating out perennial Emmy favorites Modern Family and The Big Bang Theory in total nods. And yes, Orange is the New Black is a comedy— this year, anyway. Last year, Netflix...

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Will Ferrell, Adam McKay bring second ‘Spoils of Babylon’ to IFC

Will Ferrell, Adam McKay bring second ‘Spoils of Babylon’ to IFC

By | July 8, 2014 at 12:41 pm | One comment

Will Ferrell's epic spoof mini-series The Spoils of Babylon will return to IFC for another round The Funny Or Die production will show the latest book-to-screen adaption from fictional author Eric Jonrosh, The Spoils Before Dying. Jonrosh/Ferrell's monstrous event will premiere...

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Malcolm Gladwell, Dick Cavett, Dave Hill address Amazon, Hachette retail battle (Video)

Malcolm Gladwell, Dick Cavett, Dave Hill address Amazon, Hachette retail battle (Video)

By | July 8, 2014 at 12:15 pm | No comments

Have you heard about the war between online retail giant Amazon and publishing giant Hachette? You haven’t? Well, neither did I, because I don’t read books. Because books are for nerds, amiright? But now, because of this video from comedian, author, musician, snappy dresser...

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Dane Cook talks new comedy special Troublemaker, airing on Showtime this fall (Exclusive)

Dane Cook talks new comedy special Troublemaker, airing on Showtime this fall (Exclusive)

By | July 7, 2014 at 2:03 pm | No comments

It’s been four years since Dane Cook released the intimate Isolated Incident DVD, but it’s not like the veteran comedian has been lounging around. Last year, he set out on his successful Under Oath theater tour and starred as the lead voice in Disney’s Planes. Cook also...

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