• Amy Schumer’s 12 Angry Men parody is brilliant (Video)

    Peabody Award recipient Amy Schumer struck back at her haters with a brilliant piece on her Comedy Central sketch comedy show Inside Amy Schumer. Schumer spent all of Tuesday night’s episode parodying the award-winning film 12 Angry Men, where the 12 jurors debate if she is hot enough to be on TV. The results are amazing as the jurors—including John Hawkes, Nick DiPaolo, Chris Gethard, Vincent Kartheiser, Kumail Nanjiani and Paul

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    Inside Amy Schumer third season premieres tonight on Comedy Central. Prepare to be pleased.

    Oh, Amy Schumer, how will we ever stop having gi-normous comedy crushes on you if you don’t quit being so goddamn awesome? But actually, a better question probably is, why would we want to stop in the first place? After the smash success of Inside Amy Schumer’s first two seasons, a lot of pressure must be riding on the Schum crew to keep coming up with killer, bite-sized comedy that

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    TIME magazine’s 100 Most Influential List: Kevin Hart, Amy Schumer, Lorne Michaels, more represent for comedy

    TIME magazine released its twelfth-annual TIME 100 today, a list of the 100 most influential people in the world. And, while many familiar names from the arenas of politics and business were featured, some of comedy’s best and brightest stars also received honorable mentions within the pages of the special issue. Saturday Night Live creator Lorne Michaels, stand-up comedian-turned movie star Kevin Hart, Comedy Central darling Amy Schumer, comedic playwright

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    Amy Schumer, John Oliver win Peabody Awards + Amy Schumer’s hilarious booty video!

    Amy Schumer and John Oliver join fellow Comedy Central cohorts Jon Stewart and Key & Peele as Peabody Award Winners. The Peabody Awards are given annually for various media. “The single criteria for receiving a Peabody Award is excellence,” says its website. Unlike the Oscars or Emmys, there are no set number of winners each year and there are no categories. Television shows, radio broadcasts, documentaries and online media are

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    Night of Too Many Stars: Paul Rudd’s Wang, Shoplifting with John Oliver, And So Much More

    In honor of Comedy Central’s every-two-year tradition, the Night of Too Many Stars extravaganza, the cable juggernaut decided to pull out all the stops this time around and give fans what they’ve really been itching for: that is, a boozy shoplifting spree with John Oliver, and one lucky audience member’s glimpse of Paul Rudd’s, um, own member. (Almost sounds like one star too many…?) Hosted by our favorite soon-to-be-ex-fake newsman,

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    Amy Schumer felt up by Broad City gals Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer (Photo)

    Comedians are nothing, if not stalwart representatives of responsible personal choices. Behold Amy Schumer, reminding her legions of female fans, with help from Abbi Jacobson and Illana Glazer aka the Broad City gals, to be routine with one’s monthly self breast examination. Ok, so screening for lumps in her lady humps, as the proverb goes, probably wasn’t the ultimate goal of this, um, coupling. (It’s an interesting correlation, though, since

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    Amy Schumer’s Trainwreck trailer is hilarious (Video)

    Judd Apatow’s Amy Schumer movie Trainwreck finally has a trailer— and it is awesome. The film was written by the Inside Amy Schumer comedian and directed by Apatow last year. Trainwreck takes place in New York City and follows journalist Amy (Schumer). After her father, played by Colin Quinn, drills into her head at a young age that monogamy is not realistic, she sets off on a long string of

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    Amy Schumer, Anna Kendrick bond over MTV Movie Awards (Video)

    Though we must wait until spring to peep the 2015 MTV Movie Awards, the comedy world was just gifted two minutes of joy featuring Amy Schumer (the host of said awards show) and famous movie-type Anna Kendrick. Sure the two fan faves are there to promote the fact the MTV Movie Awards – the 24th annual! – will air live on Sunday, April 12 at 8 pm ET. But that

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    Judd Apatow’s stand-up comedy resurrection

    Immaturity is funny, so says all-American comedy maven Judd Apatow, who’s best known for creating the genius, short-lived, cult TV show, Freaks and Geeks and his ensuing plethora of raunchy blockbusters. What Judd’s not so known for is his abridged stand-up career, which ran shorter than Webster’s legs. After an early 90’s writing and producing gig on The Ben Stiller Show, Apatow saw the light, dropped his microphone, and left

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    Comedy Central orders second Amy Schumer sketch show

    Amy Schumer has impressed Comedy Central so much with her sketch comedy series Inside Amy Schumer that the network thinks she can deliver another hit show. Comedy Central gave a pilot order to an untitled project starring stand-up comedian Rachel Feinstein, with Schumer serving as executive producer. The field-driven sketch show would put the Last Comic Standing finalist on the street using her character-based comedy to explore gender, class and

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    Bill Cosby, Marc Maron, Amy Schumer headline 2014 New York Comedy Festival

    The New York Comedy Festival, in association with Comedy Central, has announced its star-studded line-up for this year’s festival. Comedy favorites Marc Maron, Amy Schumer & Maria Bamford share the bill with legendary stand-up comedian Bill Cosby (whose new NBC sitcom recently finalized negotiations). The 11th annual New York Comedy Festival features some of comedy’s biggest stars in New York City’s greatest venues. The event will bring over 200 comedians

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    Judd Apatow returns to stand-up, talks Trainwreck, Simpsons, more! (Laughspin Podcast)

    On this very special episode of The Laughspin Podcast, I sat down with the mighty Judd Apatow on the set of Trainwreck, the movie written by and starring Amy Schumer, which Apatow is currently directing and producing. We chatted inside Apatow’s trailer on Staten Island, where Schumer and co-star Bill Hader were shooting a driving sequence. Apatow and I got into a great many things, including his return to stand-up

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    Ardie Fuqua out of hospital following Tracy Morgan car crash

    Comedian Ardie Fuqua, who was severely injured in a car crash that also injured TV star Tracy Morgan and killed James McNair, is no longer in critical condition. Fellow Comedy Cellar emcee Wil Sylvince posted on Facebook: To all who’s concerned about Ardie Fuqua, he’s doing a lot better but still has a long way to fully recover. He’s finally in a rehabilitation hospital and out of intensive care. He’s

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    Funny Or Die Oddball comedy festival returns: Louis C.K., Aziz Ansari, Amy Schumer, Marc Maron

    Funny Or Die and Live Nation are teaming up again for their second Funny Or Die Presents Oddball Comedy and Curiosity Festival 2014. After a successful touring last year with Dave Chappelle and Flight of the Conchords, Funny or Die will bring in some more of the best comedians in the country. The tour will include performances by Amy Schumer, Aziz Ansari, Louis C.K., Bill Burr, Dave Attell, Chris Hardwick,

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    Judd Apatow’s new book will feature interviews with Jerry Seinfeld, Chris Rock, Jay Leno, more!

    Before he was the king of comedy movies, Judd Apatow was a comedy connoisseur. The Anchorman producer, who used to interview famous comedians for his high school radio station, will release a compilation book through Random House featuring interviews he’s conducted over the last 30 years. Stick in the Head will boast conversation transcriptions between Apatow and comedy icons like Mel Brooks, Jerry Seinfeld, Chris Rock, Lena Dunham (whose HBO

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