Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: An amateur comic comes home to find his wife in bed with another man. He later goes onstage at a comedy club and bombs spectacularly trying to discuss the experience. Afterward, his car gets towed. He then goes back home to salvage ... More »
Slate recaps: It is astonishing and shameful that we’ve reached the point as a nation where the antics of a sketch comedy troupe have a visible influence on the head of the federal government, but there’s no point denying that’s where we’re at. Show More Summary
This week’s episode of “SNL” was heavy on political commentary, with a handful of goofy concept sketches thrown into the mix for a little balance. The long-running late night comedy show proved they’ll be pulling no punches when it comes to President Trump’s administration, and they’re coming at him from every angle they can find, […]
It’s been another busy week in sports media. We’re here to recap the biggest news and events that took place and share some of our best work from the week that was. Without further adieu: ESPN canceling The Sports Reporters, to be replaced with a Sunday E:60 – Jan. Show More Summary
On Vanderpump Rules Season 5 Episode 11, Kristen used a photo of Jax's junk in a comedy bit - a.k.a. "The D Pic" - to Brittany's consternation. Meanwhile, Ariana dropped a BOMB on Stassi. Watch Vanderpump Rules Season 5 Episode 11 Online When Vanderpump...Show More Summary
“Saturday Night Live” returned this weekend with the first new episode of 2017 featuring host Felicity Jones and musical guest Sturgill Simpson. Jones was fresh off her box office win in “Rogue One,” but learned that live comedy takes a whole different kind of force to pull off. DONALD TRUMP PRESS CONFERENCE COLD OPEN “SNL” […]
An artificial intelligence pioneer gets himself killed while making a deal with the devil in this episode of Bones. "The Final Chapter: The Brain in the Bot" is a perfect combination of Bones-y comedy and heartwarming remembrances after the cloying darkness knit by the Puppeteer case. Show More Summary
John Cena has never hosted Saturday Night Live before, but he is no slouch when it comes to being silly. Even among the big personalities of WWE, Cena exhibits a flair for theatrical gimmicks, such as rapping in a Vanilla Ice costume and dubbing himself the "Doctor of Thuganomics." In ... More »
Lin-Manuel Miranda Tuesday provided Comedy Central’s Drunk History viewers with a sloshed recap of the duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr, the central plot point of his hit Broadway play Hamilton. Miranda’s “Hamilton” became a central plot point in its own right last week...
It is difficult to sit down and watch a half-hour comedy at a time like this, and it would be disingenuous for me to claim otherwise. I wish I had something more or better or broader to say about the state of our world and what role television might play ... More »
The U.K. digital entertainment service Now TV has recruited British comedy legend John Cleese to guide new viewers through the first six seasons of The Walking Dead. The post John Cleese Recaps the First 6 Seasons of The Walking Dead appeared first on CBR.com.
No matter what else The Good Place does, we'll always have Michael's "I wanted more time to be human" speech. A classic example of the comedy list — where a character keeps naming off things, each more random and hilarious than the last — Michael's long lament during what he believes will ... More »
Lessons in The Walking Dead from a comedy legend.
"Lesson 2: There are no safe places"
Trans actress Alexandra Grey (Transparent, We Will Rise) gave a history lesson on the Stonewall Riots, Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera in a recent episode of Comedy Central’s Drunk History. For those unfamiliar, the show has inebriated narr… Read The post Drunk History Recaps the Stonewall Riots and Honors Marsha P. Johnson – WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
For the record, I’m totally loving FX’s new scripted comedy series ‘Atlanta’! In a world filled with reality shows, it’s truly a breath of fresh air! [READ: RECAP: Atlanta Episode 6 – “VALUE” (FULL VIDEO)] While last week’s episode focused...Show More Summary
Last night, Lin-Manuel Miranda hosted Saturday Night Live for the first time (our recap is coming later today). It’s not everyday that a Broadway star is brought in to host the late night sketch comedy series, but that’s just how big Hamilton has become. Show More Summary
‘Atlanta,’ FX’s new scripted comedy is making waves and if you haven’t watched it you, you are totally missing out! [FLASHBACK: RECAP: Atlanta Episode 5 – ‘Nobody Beats The Biebs’ + Watch Full Video… ] This week’s episode is titled ‘Value’...Show More Summary
As much as I like One Mississippi, I keep finding myself coming back to this quote from another streaming show, Hulu's Difficult People: "When did comedies become half-hour dramas?" Don't get me wrong, I am a big fan of half-hour shows that question what it means to be a comedy ... More »
The Good Place, fall's most ambitious new comedy, had its series premiere Monday, with a two-part episode that laid out the rules for the world it's building. It also introduced us to our antiheroine Eleanor Shellstrop, played with mischievous charm by Kristen Bell. Eleanor comes to an unfamiliar... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com The Good Place Kristen Bell Ted Danson