• Bill Maher PETA video attacks Canada Goose-wearing “hipster douches”

    Bill Maher has a new rule: Don’t be that person wearing Canada Goose. In a special New Rules segment for PETA, Maher calls out “hipster douches” and “hipsterazzis” who insist on wearing jackets sporting the fur and feathers of tortured coyotes and geese. “New rule: No more douches. I mean the hipster douches who piss away $1,000 on a Canada Goose parka and the hipsterazzi who max out their credit

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    John Mulaney is really bad at SNL auditions in promo video

    John Mulaney returns to Saturday Night Live this weekend to host for a second time. On Wednesday, the show released a promo video in which the Kid Gorgeous comedian reveals that he auditioned to appear on the Saturday night sketch show 44 times. This may be an exaggeration. Viewers are treated to a compilation of auditions spanning from the Not Ready For Prime Time Players days to a 2004 trial of

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    The Daily Show and Jake Tapper will “panel hard” at SXSW

    Trevor Noah and The World’s Fakest News Team will collaborate with CNN’s Jake Tapper on a panel at this year’s SXSW. On March 9, CNN anchor & Chief Washington Correspondent Jake Tapper will sit down with Daily Show host Trevor Noah and his crack team of correspondents to talk about media and the present late night landscape. Noah previously welcomed Tapper, who President Donald Trump calls “the face of fake

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    Iliza Shlesinger joins Jerry Seinfeld, Bill Burr for Garden of Laughs fundraiser

    Iliza Shlesinger has joined the lineup for Garden of Laughs, the bi-annual comedy benefit thrown in support of the Gardens of Dreams Foundation. Presented by Delta Airlines, Shlesinger joins a night of stand-up performances among fellow top comedians like Jerry Seinfeld, Bill Burr, Michael Che, John Mulaney, Brian Regan, and Jon Stewart. The 2019 show is hosted by Steve Schirripa and will take place at the Hulu Theater at Madison

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    Dave Chappelle surprises Charlotte couple with free tickets on Valentine’s Day

    Dave Chappelle made one couple’s Valentine’s Day very special. Deidra and Eddie Dickens from Charlotte, North Carolina were more than surprised when Chappelle approached their Valentine’s Day dinner to deliver tickets to his show at The Belk Theater at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center. Deidra, in an effort to surprise her husband for Valentine’s Day, specifically bought four wheelchair-accessible tickets. Her husband regularly uses a wheelchair, and she wanted to make

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    The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel: These stars just landed big pay raises

    The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel stars Rachel Brosnahan and Tony Shalhoub will take home a major pay increase for the Amazon show’s upcoming third season, according to a report from Deadline. Brosnahan and Shalhoub signed new deals, with fellow co-star Alex Borstein in final salary negotiations. The raises are not without merit. After two successful seasons—garnering eight Emmys and a Golden Globe to name a few of its accolades—it makes sense for the

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    Adam Scott and 2 Chainz are unlikely duo in Expensify ad

    2 Chainz and Adam Scott are giving money management a sick beat. The two teamed up on a music video with financial app Expensify to give away big prizes for its users. The music video is part of the unlikely duo’s Expensify This campaign ahead of Super Bowl LIII. The video invites fans to “expense” receipts seen in the video for a chance to cash out on various prizes. Individuals

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    Watch The Muppets rap battle on Drop The Mic

    The Muppets crew faced off in a rap battle on Wednesday’s episode of Drop The Mic. Kermit the Frog and Pepe the King Prawn battled Miss Piggy and Beaker and the insults were incredible—but not what you’d want your toddler watching. The TNT show pits celebrities from all walks of life against one another in brutal roast battles. The show is hosted by Method Man and Hailey Bieber. Kermit was

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    Amazon picks Jim Gaffigan as first original comedy special

    Jim Gaffigan will release his next stand-up special, Quality Time, on Amazon Prime Video later this year. Gaffigan’s seventh taped hour will be Amazon’s first foray into producing comedy specials. The Jim Gaffigan Show star will record Quality Time at the State Theatre in Minneapolis on March 9. “I am so honored to be Amazon’s first original stand-up special,” said Gaffigan. “This is going to be exciting.” Amazon’s entrance into

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    Ellen DeGeneres game show renewed for third season by NBC

    Ellen DeGeneres’s Game of Games has been renewed for a third season at NBC. The renewal comes after its solid ratings from the new second season. Based on segments from DeGeneres’ daytime talk show, Game of Games puts contestants through a series of challenges in pursuit of a cash prize. Pulled right from the audience, players maneuver obstacles and answer trivia questions under a crushing time frame. Currently one of

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    Kevin Hart set to play Monopoly in live-action movie based on the iconic board game

    Kevin Hart is the Monopoly man Lionsgate and Hasbro have been looking for. The film’s producers are in final negotiations with the Night School star and they have their eyes set on Tim Story to direct. Having worked together on the Ride Along franchise, as well as on three of Hart’s stand-up concert films, the two appear to be a winning pair. Details about the film’s plot are being kept

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    Drunk History, Daily Show tell the ‘Trump history’ of Ulysses S. Grant

    The Daily Show teamed up with the Drunk History team to give us a little bit of ‘Trump history’ on Monday night. As the country enjoys its longest ever government shutdown, Derek Waters and his team imagine President Trump’s version of the Civil War. The Comedy Central historians use clips from an October speech the president delivered in Ohio, a speech The Daily Show called a “sober-yet-incoherent rant.” Remember when

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    Ken Jeong, Netflix announce former doctor’s first stand-up special

    Ken Jeong, comedian, actor and former physician, announced today on social media that he will return to his stand-up roots for his first-ever Netflix comedy special, Ken Jeong: You Complete Me, Ho. The special was filmed at the Ice House Comedy Club in Pasadena, California where he first got started in 1995. In this Netflix special, Jeong reflects on his shift from physician to stand-up and how it is to

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    Hulu cancels Sarah Silverman’s I Love You, America after just one season

    Hulu has canceled I Love You, America after just one season. Sarah Silverman mixed monologues, interviews, and field segments on her variety show that examined not just one side of the aisle, but rather, the political divide facing our country. Silverman confirmed the bad news in a tweet on Wednesday. “Well, Hulu canceled I LOVE YOU AMERICA and we’re all pretty damn heartbroken,” Silverman announced. “So in a traditional twitter

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    2 Dope Queens, HBO team up on four more specials

    2 Dope Queens is coming back to HBO with four more hourlong specials hosted by Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson. Filmed at Brooklyn’s Kings Theatre, the specials are expected to present a similar mixture of interviews and stand-up comedy. Williams and Robinson started their podcast, 2 Dope Queens, in 2015 on the WNYC podcast network. They made waves talking about music, fashion, romance, and race in a way that captivated audiences

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