TV/Movies

Comedian, ‘Moesha’ star Yvette Wilson loses battle with cervical cancer

Comedian, ‘Moesha’ star Yvette Wilson loses battle with cervical cancer

By | June 15, 2012 at 12:18 pm | No comments

Comedian and actress Yvette Wilson, best known for her character Andell Wilkerson on Moesha and its spinoff The Parkers, has lost her battle with cervical cancer. Wilson, who was also in need of a kidney transplant, was only 48 when she died yesterday. Starring in well over...

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Will there be a ‘Bored to Death’ movie?

Will there be a ‘Bored to Death’ movie?

By | June 15, 2012 at 11:07 am | No comments

Late at night, when I close my eyes I can still hear the sobbing of thousands of comedy nerds over the cancellation of HBO's critically acclaimed series Bored To Death. Last night, however, the wailing stopped, if but for a moment. I became curious as to why. The reason, I...

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Watch the red band trailer for phone sex flick ‘For a Good Time Call…’

Watch the red band trailer for phone sex flick ‘For a Good Time Call…’

By | June 14, 2012 at 5:11 pm | No comments

This summer, Sundance offers us a dose of sex jokes to make us giggle and blush via For a Good Time, Call.... Co-writer Lauren Anne Miller stars alongside Ari Graynor (above) in this fun and sexy comedy about phone sex and unexpected friendship. The straight-laced, reserved...

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NBC sets innovative premiere dates for Parks and Rec, Community, 30 Rock and more

NBC sets innovative premiere dates for Parks and Rec, Community, 30 Rock and more

By | June 14, 2012 at 4:31 pm | One comment

NBC today announced premiere dates for its fall comedies, boasting a rather unorthodox approach. Rather than a traditional premiere week, the network has scattered its kick-off shows over a two-month period. So pay attention... Go On, a new sitcom starring Matthew Perry, will...

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Comedy Central will premiere Bonnaroo comedy special with Key & Peele, Marc Maron and more

Comedy Central will premiere Bonnaroo comedy special with Key & Peele, Marc Maron and more

By | June 14, 2012 at 4:10 pm | One comment

This year Comedy Central helped produce the comedy portion of the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival, and the line-up was especially impressive. For the many of us who couldn't make the trip to that groovy farm in Manchester, TN, however, we're in luck; Comedy Central was there...

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Jim Norton stand-up special preview: ‘I look like every disgruntled, creepy, white shooter’ (Video)

Jim Norton stand-up special preview: ‘I look like every disgruntled, creepy, white shooter’ (Video)

By | June 14, 2012 at 1:37 pm | One comment

For the last few days, we've been teasing you with videos promoting Jim Norton's newest hour special, Please Be Offended, which goes down on Epix on June 30 at 10 pm ET. But today's the first time we get to share a true preview from the actual taping. Below is a glorious...

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Comedians Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer land television series with MTV (Interview)

Comedians Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer land television series with MTV (Interview)

By | June 14, 2012 at 1:01 pm | No comments

Comedians Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer have just landed a deal that will bring some of the best facets of their increasingly popular podcast You Had To Be There to a full-fledged series for MTV. After months of waiting and weeks after MTV's upfront presentations (where usually...

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Episode 5 of ‘Burning Love’ finds shirtless Ken Marino dealing with a crazy woman (Video)

Episode 5 of ‘Burning Love’ finds shirtless Ken Marino dealing with a crazy woman (Video)

By | June 14, 2012 at 11:35 am | No comments

The new episode of Burning Love -- Yahoo!'s stellar Bachelor parody -- is here! In today's offering, Mark Orlando, (Ken Marino) throws a pool party in order to get to know the lady contestants a bit better (and to hopefully see some butt cleavage and side boob), but the shindig...

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Joan Rivers gets animated for educational PBS show ‘Arthur’ (Video)

Joan Rivers gets animated for educational PBS show ‘Arthur’ (Video)

By | June 13, 2012 at 4:50 pm | No comments

Legendary comedian Joan Rivers has been traveling the country the last few weeks, promoting her newest book I Hate Everyone...Starting With Me. In addition to hitting up the traditional late-night chat shows and participating in big media interviews, Rivers will also be helping...

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