TV/Movies

Super Troopers to release stand-up comedy DVD through Comedy Central

By | August 18, 2010 at 2:52 pm | No comments

Chances are if you're on this site, you've seen Jay Chandrasekhar, Kevin Heffernan, Steve Lemme, Paul Soter and Erik Stolhanske on the big or small screen making you piss your pants with laughter. But you know them by Broken Lizard, or maybe by "the dudes in Super Troopers and...

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Kate Micucci of comedy team Garfunkel & Oates lands Fox sitcom

By | August 16, 2010 at 3:52 pm | No comments

Looks like another buzzed-about comedian is about to make the jump to the small screen. Hollywood Reporter reported that Kate Micucci of the hilarious musical comedy duo, Garfunkel & Oates has been cast in Raising Hope, a new sitcom on Fox. "Micucci originally landed the...

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Ricky Gervais brings The Office to China

By | August 13, 2010 at 6:00 pm | No comments

Not satisfied with being one of the most popular comedians on two continents, Ricky Gervais is turning his sights on China. Turns out the man is working on a version of The Office for the Chinese people. Gervais wrote on his blog: "I have some amazing news too. We are about to...

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Adult Swim’s ‘Delocated’ returns with a delightfully goofy vengeance

By | August 12, 2010 at 3:56 pm | No comments

What’s that? You’ve been missing your favorite mock reality show about the daily trials of a ski-masked man who moves his family New York City in search of the limelight? You're in luck. Veteran writer/performer Jon Glaser returns to Adult Swim this month with the second...

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Actress Melissa Peterman lands sitcom on CMT, preps comedy album

By | August 11, 2010 at 3:05 pm | One comment

Best known for her popular role on the show Reba and for her hosting gig on CMT’s The Singing Bee, actress Melissa Peterman has just been cast in another sitcom; but this time, it's her own. Working Class, a family comedy about a blue-collar family that moves to the suburbs,...

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Last Comic Standing FINALE: It’s Winner Time

By | August 9, 2010 at 9:02 pm | 5 comments

9:00 p.m. Well, we've arrived at tonight's season finale, this one's for all the clams. Clam, bam, thank you, ma'am. Here we are montaging through the season up until this point. Semifinalists turned into ten finalists, who scientifically morphed into the FINAL FIVE. Now that...

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Dane Cook on Joe Rogan's podcast; watch the entire video

By | August 5, 2010 at 3:17 pm | No comments

Two days ago, Dane Cook appeared on Joe Rogan's UStream podcast. If you have two hours to spare you should surely check it out....

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Tommy Chong defends marijuana use on Mike Huckabee show

By | August 5, 2010 at 12:23 pm | No comments

Tommy Chong of Cheech and Chong recently appeared on Mike Huckabee’s talk show to defend marijuana in a segment neutrally named, “Is Pot Ruining Our Kids?” In the classic case of pothead vs. stodgy old man wearing funny glasses (David Evans of the Drug Free Schools...

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Last Comic Standing, Week 8: Last Chance to Vote, America

By | August 2, 2010 at 9:01 pm | No comments

9:00 p.m. Oh gosh, the Battle for the Title is upon us! We're down to 6 contestants. Final Six might not have the alliterative ring of Final Five, but my sixth sense wouldn't have it any other way. 9:01 p.m. Craig Robinson earned a Ph.D. since last week and is OK with dropping...

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