TV/Movies

Curb Your Enthusiasm brings on Michael J. Fox to guest star

By | May 16, 2011 at 10:03 pm | One comment

If you ask us, any shred of news -- as tiny as it might be -- about the upcoming season of Curb Your Enthusiasm is much-wanted. So, we were thrilled when we saw Michael J. Fox has confirmed he'd be guesting on the HBO powerhouse comedy helmed by Larry David. TV Guide got the...

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Watch four minutes of Whitney Cummings' NBC show "Whitney"

By | May 16, 2011 at 7:00 pm | 4 comments

Whitney Cummings had a huge pilot season, as two of her shows were picked up by networks. The one in which she stars, Whitney, was scooped up by NBC and will co-star comedian Chris D'Elia. Centering around the pair's live-in relationship, it takes somewhat edgy look at...

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Video preview: Jon Stewart discusses Common on Bill O'Reilly tonight

By | May 16, 2011 at 6:10 pm | No comments

As we're sure you're well aware, Jon Stewart will be guesting on Bill O'Reilly's Fox News show tonight. In part, Stewart is there to discuss the big ole controversy about hip-hop star Common being invited to the White House to perform at a poetry reading. Papa Bear doesn't like...

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South Park preview: Cartman gets in trouble for penis measuring

By | May 16, 2011 at 11:25 am | One comment

Eric Cartman is no stranger to finding trouble on South Park. But it seems the brand of trouble he gets into on Wednesday's new episode, has him majorly pissed off. T.M.I.Tags: SOUTHPARKEric Cartman,Principal...

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Exclusive: Al Madrigal is The Daily Show's newest correspondent

By | May 16, 2011 at 8:47 am | One comment

Stand-up comedian Al Madrigal has joined the mighty correspondents crew of The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. And we hear he'll make his debut tonight tomorrow as he files a field piece with longtime contributer Jason Jones. His appearance comes on the heels of the announcement...

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Parks and Recreation recap: “The Fight”

By | May 13, 2011 at 5:01 pm | One comment

Parks and Recreation went down last night in two parts and in the first episode, everybody got bombed on Snake Juice, had cry-fights, and redefined the term “hangover.” And that Snake Juice sure has a dope aftertaste. And it’s 140 proof and features caffeine. Bottoms...

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Community recap: “For a Few Paintballs More” (season finale)

By | May 13, 2011 at 10:32 am | One comment

Annnnnd…we’re back! The gang has mostly doffed the spaghetti-Western motif (thanks, recap-part-1 commenters!), and we’re back to plain ol’ regular paintball assassin at Greendale. With the newfound knowledge that Sawyer was a plant (“it doesn’t make sense—why...

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NBC picks up Whitney Cummings sitcom, "Whitney"

By | May 11, 2011 at 9:36 pm | 14 comments

Fast-rising stand-up comedian Whitney Cummings' pilot, Whitney has been picked up for production at NBC, it was just announced at the network's upfront presentation tonight. As we reported back in January, the pilot centered around a young couple trying to balance their lives...

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Larry King says performing stand-up comedy is "orgasmic"; also "it's not brain surgery"

By | May 11, 2011 at 2:12 pm | 8 comments

In what will probably go down as one of the all-time creepiest statements about the art of stand-up comedy, former talk show host turned-comedian Larry King has described the act of performing comedy onstage as "orgasmic." When writer R. Scott Reedy asks King, "How does it feel...

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