The opening scene of this week's Game of Thrones felt like something out of a Hollywood action comedy about a ragtag band of misfits with a plan that's just crazy enough to work. But the banter among fellow suicide mission enthusiasts does more than remind us that the members of Jon's crew are consummate badasses. (We know, we know... Show More Summary
The weekend is gone and we have yet another NEXT FEST in the bag! If you’ve been keeping up you know that NEXT FEST is Sundance‘s mini-festival in LA that pairs the best films from Sundance Film Festival with music, comedy, music video premieres and conversations with renowned creatives. Show More Summary
Sunday night saw the highly-anticipated season three premiere of Ballers, HBO’s R-rated comedy set in the world of professional sports. Or, more accurately, Sunday night saw the narrowly-anticipated season three premiere of Ballers. The series has exactly one famous fan, but she’s a very famous and very enthusiastic fan: Senator Elizabeth Warren. Show More Summary
For eight seasons, ABC has aired a comedy called "The Middle." It has never been a mega hit, but it has earned steady ratings. Critics like it, but it hasn't generated the think pieces and day-after recaps popular among highbrow cable...Show More Summary
Sense8 S02E08 kicks off with a bang and ends with one, too. All I Want Right Now Is One More Bullet is a plot-heavy, slow-moving story with moments of dark comedy interspersed for flavor. The post Sense8 S02E08: All I Want Right Now Is One More Bullet Recap & Review appeared first on Rogues Portal.
We all know the old say: Comedy equals tragedy plus wigs, and last night’s episode of RuPaul’s Drag Race certainly had plenty of both. It’s just that some girls pulled off one better than the other. It all started with the traditional reading mini-ch… Read The post A Funny Thing Happened On the Way To The Runway On ‘Drag Race’ [RECAP] appeared first on Towleroad.
"This is not a season of comedy queens."
Everything you need to know about Aziz Ansari's hit Netflix show Aziz Ansari and Alan Yang’s critically acclaimed romantic comedy Master of None returns to Netflix today for its second season — you can stream all 10 episodes right now. Just...Show More Summary
Great News may not be appointment TV in an era of ever-edgier, ever-buzzier comedies, but by network sitcom standards, it’s already firing on all cylinders. As I mentioned last week, the show isn’t quite there when it comes to finding its own voice within the context of the Tina Fey–Robert ... More »
Though the official theme of the eighth annual TCM Classic Film Festival was “Make ‘Em Laugh: Comedy in the Movies,” it could have been subtitled “Nitrate and Old Favorites.” Many of the more than 100 films and events at the four-day...Show More Summary
“Julie” is the best episode of Crashing to date simply because it synthesizes the two sides of the series — the professional and the personal — very well. It tells a cohesive, funny story that engages with both Pete’s life in comedy and his struggle with his divorce, all while ... More »
Clip recap: Jean Harlow, William Powell, Myrna Loy and Spencer Tracy team up for an Oscar nominated entry in the screwball comedy genre in Jack Conway’s “Libeled Lady” (’36). Also starring adorable Walter Connelly as Loy’s millionaire...Show More Summary
Crashing has already demonstrated that it’s a much better show if it focuses on the comedy world than Pete’s own personal life. Last week’s episode was the best to date, solely because it was a highly specified look into the club circuit, how young comics break into rigid systems, and ... More »
When John Oliver started Last Week Tonight, a weekly comedy news recap seemed like it worked with a pretty appropriate timeframe. Having a generally well-liked president, even if the world still had plenty of room for improvement, was kind of boring. Show More Summary
This is Octavia Spencer’s first hosting gig at Saturday Night Live, but she’s definitely no stranger to comedy. While Spencer’s biggest roles have been in dramas, she pops up in comedies on TV and film quite frequently: She’s done 30 Rock and Drunk History, Zootopia and Bad Santa 2, just ... More »
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