TV/Movies

First glimpse of Zach Galifianakis' SNL hosting duties (VIDEO)

By | March 3, 2010 at 2:35 pm | No comments

When we launched this site in 2005, we were already huge fans of Zach Galifianakis. And it’s been a pleasure watching the world of entertainment and comedy embrace a man so full of absurd musings that were seemingly not ready for mainstream audiences to digest. While the tone...

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Comedy Central releases Sarah Silverman's 'From Our Rears to Your Ears'

By | March 2, 2010 at 11:41 am | No comments

Today, comedy and music fans unite, as Sarah Silverman and the crew from Comedy Central's Sarah Silverman Program release a collection of songs featured on the show. The album, titled From Our Rears To Your Ears, is a 99-track epic featuring musical ditties from all seasons --...

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UCB founders Matt Walsh, Ian Roberts talk about their new Spike comedy, ‘Players’

By | March 1, 2010 at 3:08 pm | No comments

Matt Walsh, co-founder of the Upright Citizens Brigade and actor in films such as The Hangover and the brilliant UCB Comedy Central series, is returning once again to television with the new half hour comedy "Players", debuting tomorrow at 10:30 pm EST on Spike. The show...

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Jennifer Lopez and the ladies impress with laughs on latest Saturday Night Live

By | March 1, 2010 at 11:39 am | One comment

Let’s hear it for the girls! First we got Jennifer Lopez pulling double-duty as guest and musical host of this week’s episode. But to top that, we also got a strong showing by female cast members Kristen Wiig, Nasim Pedrad, Jenny Slate and Abby Elliott throughout the show!...

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Craig Ferguson does away with studio audience

By | February 26, 2010 at 5:57 pm | 2 comments

Craig Ferguson on Tuesday tried a little something different on his CBS show the Late Late Show. He did away with his studio audience for the entire length of the broadcast. Check out some of the results below. The first clip is of Ferguson's opening monologue; the second is of...

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Kevin James joins Vince Vaughn in Ron Howard flick

By | February 26, 2010 at 4:42 pm | No comments

Former King of Queens star and stand-up comedian Kevin James, is set to star opposite Vince Vaughn in Universal’s new flick Your Cheating Heart. The Hollywood Reporter, released details of the story earlier this week confirming James is in negotiations with Universal. Your...

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The Daily Show's Jason Jones lands ABC pilot deal

By | February 25, 2010 at 2:31 pm | One comment

Jason Jones, one of Comedy Central's favorite correspondents from The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, inked a deal to star as the lead in a new ABC comedy pilot called How To Be A Better American. The Hollywood Reporter explains the show's premise: "[It] centers on a father (Jones)...

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Former Saturday Night Live cast member Casey Wilson lands ABC pilot deal

By | February 24, 2010 at 1:09 pm | No comments

It was a bit of a surprise when Casey Wilson was dumped from the cast of Saturday Night Live in September of last year, 19 months after landing the gig. But if a just-announced project for Wilson ends up hitting the airwaves, the comedy lords at NBC might regret their...

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Bo Burnham first to record under Comedy Central, Live Nation’s new alliance

By | February 23, 2010 at 4:53 pm | No comments

As Punchline Magazine reported earlier this month, Comedy Central and the House of Blues music venue chain are teaming up to create Comedy Central’s House of Comedy Live from House of Blues. Comedy Central is producing a series of monthly live stand-up shows to occur at House...

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