Black-ish, Cristela performing well but canceling Selfie and Manhattan Love Story has ABC struggling to find a powerful comedy block

Black-ish, Cristela performing well but canceling Selfie and Manhattan Love Story has ABC struggling to find a powerful comedy block

By | December 1, 2014 at 1:55 pm | No comments

After giving sitcoms Cristela and Black-ish full first season orders, ABC may have finally found some rhythm in its comedy department. ABC executives ordered an additional nine episodes of Cristela Alonzo's family series Cristela on Monday. This is in addition to several other...

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Tina Fey, Amy Poehler talk fashion in Golden Globes promo (Video)

Tina Fey, Amy Poehler talk fashion in Golden Globes promo (Video)

By | December 1, 2014 at 1:30 pm | No comments

The 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards are not until Jan 11, but that doesn't mean it's too early for hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler to hype the event. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association, the lovely folks in charge of the popularity contest awards show hired the Baby Mama...

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First Look: Billy Crystal, Josh Gad in The Comedians on FX (Videos)

First Look: Billy Crystal, Josh Gad in The Comedians on FX (Videos)

By | November 26, 2014 at 9:45 am | No comments

FX has five reasons to get you excited for their new comedy series The Comedians starring Billy Crystal and Book of Mormon's Josh Gad. They're not reasons you can express in words but rather visual stimulants. FX Networks released several teaser trailers for the new series which...

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Seth Rogen’s Jewish-Canadian-American Thanksgiving for Funny Or Die (Video)

Seth Rogen’s Jewish-Canadian-American Thanksgiving for Funny Or Die (Video)

By | November 25, 2014 at 1:52 pm | One comment

Seth Rogen isn’t just a hilarious thespian who loves marijuana almost as much as he loves James Franco. He’s also a Jewish human being from Canada! What? It’s true, you guys. If you don’t believe us, you should watch this brand new animation from Funny Or Die, wherein...

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Melissa McCarthy’s plus size clothing line will launch next fall, teams with Sunrise Brands

Melissa McCarthy’s plus size clothing line will launch next fall, teams with Sunrise Brands

By | November 25, 2014 at 1:18 pm | No comments

Melissa McCarthy, already an Emmy-winning and Oscar nominated actress, is expanding her resume to include clothing designer. The Bridsemaids and Mike & Molly star has teamed up with Sunrise Brands to create casual sportswear that will include straight and plus sizes. And...

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Nick Offerman’s ‘American Ham’ hits Netflix Dec. 12, ‘mediocre songs, ribald japes and minor nudity guaranteed’

Nick Offerman’s ‘American Ham’ hits Netflix Dec. 12, ‘mediocre songs, ribald japes and minor nudity guaranteed’

By | November 24, 2014 at 4:03 pm | No comments

In a bold move that will undoubtedly spread his earthy manliness across the world, Parks and Recreation star Nick Offerman will release American Ham on Dec. 12 exclusively through Netflix. Described as a “master class in life, love, woodworking, meat eating and being a man,”...

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South Park’s ‘My Bitch Ain’t No Hobbit’ vinyl available on Record Store Day Black Friday

South Park’s ‘My Bitch Ain’t No Hobbit’ vinyl available on Record Store Day Black Friday

By | November 24, 2014 at 2:45 pm | One comment

Vinyl records are all the rage these days and Comedy Central's South Park is getting in on the action. Comedy Central Records is releasing a limited edition 7-inch vinyl picture disc in coordination with Record Store Day Black Friday on Nov. 28. The vinyl album will feature the...

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Watch Sarah Silverman teach 8-year-olds about comedy

Watch Sarah Silverman teach 8-year-olds about comedy

By | November 24, 2014 at 2:19 pm | No comments

Sarah Silverman can teach the world a lot about comedy. But can she teach the world's children about comedy? After watching the latest episode of Kevin Nealon’s AOL Web show Laugh Lessons, we here at Laughspin submit the following answer: Yes! In the episode, we find Silverman...

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Steve Harvey sued for $20 million

Steve Harvey sued for $20 million

By | November 24, 2014 at 12:27 pm | 4 comments

Steve Harvey is being sued for $20 million by videographer Joseph Cooper, who’s claiming the veteran comedian is preventing him from selling videos that he’s legally permitted to distribute. Cooper, of Close Up Video Productions, entered into a contract with Harvey in March...

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