by Ned Lannamann On Monday, it was announced that Detroiters has been renewed for a second season. This is fantastic news, because the series, not yet through its terrific first season on Comedy Central, deserves to have many, many more eyes on it. Show More Summary
For fans of Comedy Central’s Nathan For You, there are few items more prized than a Dumb Starbucks hat or a Summit Ice jacket. The former is from one of the show’s most famous segments, and the latter is probably the world’s most popular brand of cold weather gear that also promotes Holocaust awareness. Show More Summary
Dave Chappelle is no stranger to controversy. Twelve years ago, at the height of his career, Chappelle walked away from his hit television show and a $50 million deal with Comedy Central. So many Chappelle’s Show segments—and not just...Show More Summary
Revelers dance the Trump away at a disco party, we host the biggest food event of the year, Moshe Kasher tests his new Comedy Central show on an audience, and more to do and see in L.A. this week. fri 3/24 In February, DJ Groupchat and Satellite booker Jennifer Tefft...
In this edition of TV Bits: The Big Bang Theory has been renewed for seasons 11 and 12. MTV may be rebooting Scream with season 3. Penelope Cruz has joined American Crime Story season 3. Comedy Central has granted Detroiters a second season. Show More Summary
If you’ve ever been torn between spending your Friday night at a comedy show or a concert, or if you’ve binge-watched Jimmy Fallon’s lip-sync battle segments wishing the stars were actually singing, don’t fret: Comedy Central’s new show, “The Comedy Jam,” is about to fill that celebrity/comedy/karaoke-shaped...
The comedy boom of this decade has given rise to plenty of gimmicky live shows, plenty of ways performers have tried to jazz up stand-up comedy to attract audiences. Somehow The Comedy Jam has risen above its gimmick. Born in 2014 as a showcase of comedians rocking out with a live band in Los Angeles, […]
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Though Dave Chappelle became a legend in pop culture after the success of his Comedy Central series "Chappelle's Show," he feels one of the hit shows that came on the network after he suddenly ended his in 2006 hasn't give him proper...Show More Summary
One of the greatest joys of Comedy Central’s Detroiters is watching best friends and business partners Tim Cramblin (Tim Robinson) and Sam Duvet (Sam Richardson) go after prospective clients as if they were a pair of Mad Men era advertising behemoths — as opposed to small-time Detroit ad men who make TV commercials for local businesses with names like Smith’s Baby […]
On tonight's Late Show, Stephen Colbert resurrected his Colbert Report character.
Dave Chappelle is a bit disappointed over some of the new developments at Comedy Central. During a candid interview with “CBS This Morning,” Chappelle talked to co-host Gayle King about an array of topics, including his 2005 exit from Comedy Central. Show More Summary
When Dave Chappelle walked away from a lucrative deal with Comedy Central, some figured he had lost his mind. After all, his Chappelle’s Show was on the uptick after on two seasons. In fact, it was the talk of the entertainment industry, and Chappelle was the new price of stand up and sketch comedy. Show More Summary
Remember when seemingly every comedian who ever called him or herself a comedian taped half-hour submissions earlier over the winter? They started finding out from Comedy Central last week, and here’s the full list of stand-ups recording what’s now being called Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents… These first 14 half-hours also will return to the scene […]
It's been over a decade since Dave Chappelle pulled the plug on his Comedy Central sketch series, and now he's revealed how he feels about Chappelle's Show all these years later.
Detroiters, Comedy Central’s freewheeling, affectionate ode to the Motor City as seen through the eyes of low-rent ad men and best friends Sam (Sam Richardson) and Tim (Tim Robinson), has been renewed for a second season, according to a press release from the network. Show More Summary
Comedy Central has given a second-season order to new comedy series Detroiters, executive produced, created and written by Sam Richardson, Tim Robinson, Joe Kelly and Zach Kanin and executive produced by Lorne Michaels, Jason Sudeikis, and Broadway Video's Andrew Singer. Show More Summary
Lorne Michaels and Jason Sudeikis are among the exec producers on the scripted comedy. read more
Thursday on Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, former DNC chair and ex-CNN analyst Donna Brazile appeared to talk about her time as chair and the scandal that ousted her from her 14-year-run at CNN. While host Trevor Noah asked her why...Show More Summary
Gina Yashere has joined The Daily Show with Trevor Noah on Comedy Central as a new correspondent. Her first report should air tonight! Here’s the press release: The Daily Show with Trevor Noah adds Gina Yashere as the latest contributor to join “The Best F#@ing News Team.” She was tapped by Executive Producer, Writer and […]