• Brooklyn Nine-Nine Star Chelsea Peretti Announces Exit on Twitter

    Bad news for Brooklyn Nine-Nine fans today: Chelsea Peretti announced that she will not be returning for the saved sixth season of the beloved police sitcom. At least not as a series regular. However, showrunner Dan Goor assured fans that we will 100% see Gina on NBC at some point. “I mean, she got run over by a frickin’ bus, and she only missed like a week of work.” “I

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    Comedy Central’s Kroll Show will end after third season, but this isn’t a time for mourning (Videos)

    While viewership remained consistent through its first two seasons and the quality of sketches only improved, Kroll Show will come to an end on Comedy Central after its third season, set to premiere Jan. 13 at 10:30 pm ET. But this is no time for mourning. Comedy Central promises that Nick Kroll’s best known characters will find a proper end to their fictional journeys. According to Comedy Central, “Bobby Bottleservice

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    Brooklyn Nine-Nine’s Chelsea Peretti Netflix special, Khal Drogo, Golden Girls (Interview)

    If you haven’t seen Chelsea Peretti’s stand-up, her work on Brooklyn Nine-Nine, or her Twitter account, it’s time for you to catch up. Her observations are honest, sometimes dark, yet her laugh makes you feel like you’ve been taking life way too seriously. I chatted with Peretti about her new comedy special on Netflix One of the Greats (premiering Nov. 14), her Khal Drogo fantasies and much more. Leading up

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    Watch Chelsea Peretti’s Netflix trailer for One of the Greats

    Chelsea Peretti gets the star treatment in the trailer for her upcoming Netflix stand-up special Chelsea Peretti: One of the Greats. Peretti’s special goes live exclusively on Netflix on Friday, Nov. 14. Peretti goes after unfriendly “friendly dogs,” eating bananas and fedoras in the special, which is her first hour-long special. She previously had a half-hour Comedy Central Presents special in 2011. She’s gained nationwide recognition for her acting chops

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    Netflix releases Jim Jefferies trailer for ‘Bare’ and you should watch it (Video)

    Netflix has made a huge push for quality original comedy programming recently and we’re about to start enjoying the warm, squishy, hilarious fruits of their labor— in the form of Jim Jefferies’ newest stand-up comedy special Bare, which becomes available on Netflix this Friday, Aug. 29. The streaming behemoth just released a teaser for Bare and it perfectly encapsulates Jefferies. While I was none too pleased when FXX canceled his

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    Netflix snags Bill Cosby, Chelsea Handler, Bill Burr, Jim Jefferies, Chelsea Peretti comedy specials

    Old school comedian Bill Cosby meets new-age online streaming service Netflix this November. Cosby’s newest special, Bill Cosby 77, will premiere on Netflix on Friday, Nov. 28 at 12:01am PST. The legendary comedy icon filmed a brand new special in July, with new material since his Far From Finished special on Comedy Central last year, on his 77th birthday at the SF Jazz Center in San Francisco. As usual, Cosby

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    Brooklyn Nine-Nine cast gets personal at Just For Laughs

    MONTREAL – As one of the most exciting new sitcoms to hit the major networks in a years, Brooklyn Nine-Nine has quickly garnered a well-deserved reputation for being smart, hip, and extremely hilarious. Therefore, it’s perhaps not too surprising to see that the remarkable cast chemistry translates to something equally as electric offscreen as well as on. Sitting down for a panel discussion of the show with New York Times

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    Laugh Tracks by Laughspin: Listen to Kevin Pollak, Chelsea Peretti, Doug Benson, Jason Gillearn (Podcast)

    This week on Laugh Tracks we travel to the Golden State for our first group of comedians from California. Cali has an overabundance of talented comics so for this episode we have a total of four great clips. KEVIN POLLAK – The multi-talented comic, actor, and webcast host, has been busy since the Reagan administration. He’s been releasing his Kevin Pollak’s Chat Show on a weekly basis with a cavalcade

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    Aubrey Plaza, Amy Poehler and other funny ladies make Most Desirable Women list

    More than one million votes were cast internationally in an annual survey by AskMen.com to find out the Most Desirable Woman of 2014. We all know that “sense of humor” is the new “great ass” when it comes to sex appeal and the voting started to show it. Community’s Alison Brie made her debut on the Top 99 Most Desirable Women list at number two! The 13th edition of the

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    Nick Kroll tells Laughspin what it took to make ‘Cake Train’ a reality

    If you watched the season two premiere of Kroll Show last night on Comedy Central, then you know exactly what the Cake Train is. You also wish the Cake Train was real. If you didn’t watch, please do yourself a favor and watch it– hopefully you or a friend DVR’d it because as of this writing, the clip isn’t on Comedy Central’s site. Suffice it to say Cake Train is

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    Moontower Comedy Festival, day 3: Janeane Garofalo, Michael Ian Black, Chelsea Peretti!

    AUSTIN – Day three of the Moontower Comedy Festival showered audiences with far more outstanding talent than rain, though both made appearances all over the city. Much more astonishing than water falling from the sky – a true Texas rarity – was the hodgepodge of megastar comedians who bathed festival attendees in laughs by the bucketful. While the IFC series Maron unveiled a sneak-peak screening and hilarity heavyweights like Greg

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    Nick Kroll’s ‘Kroll Show’ premieres tonight on Comedy Central, so let’s watch some previews!

    The long-awaited series premiere of Kroll Show, the brainchild of comedian Nick Kroll, goes down tonight at 10:30 pm ET on Comedy Central, after the season premiere of Workaholics. And in honor of this television event and in honor of one of the most diverse talents in the world of comedy — he’s one of the most sought-after stand-up comedians and plays Ruxin on FX hit The League — let’s

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    Hey, perverts: Listen to Chelsea Peretti read from ’50 Shades of Grey’

    On Doug Benson’s The Benson Interruption podcast, the usually-stoned comedian brings his comedy friends in to do stand-up while he routinely interrupts them as he pleases. It’s so fun, Comedy Central made a show out of it in 2010! Well, in the most recent episode, comedian and television show scribe Chelsea Peretti stopped by and strayed away from stand-up to read random excerpts from the popular erotica novel 50 Shades

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    Moontower Comedy: Day 3, featuring Maria Bamford, Chelsea Peretti, Dana Gould, more! (Photos)

    AUSTIN – First of all, major kudos are due to the organizers of the first annual Moontower Comedy & Oddity Fest for refraining from naming their all-female stand-up show “Taco Party.” (It must have been especially hard to resist, considering that this lineup was arranged as an estrogenized counterpart to the “Sausage Fest” show.) But secondly, and even more importantly, hot damn, would ya look at that lineup? Jackie Kashian,

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    Rachel Feinstein, Brendon Walsh, more featured as comedy innovators

    Daily BR!NK, a site dedicated to profiling up and coming innovators — think Internet developers, quirky foodsmiths, activists, scientists and the like — dedicated a week to the types of folks we’re obsessed with 24/7– comedians. And they obviously did their research, choosing these five funny makers to feature: Brendon Walsh, Chelsea Peretti, Sara Schaefer, Rachel Feinstein and Ron Funches. I have to say, I enjoyed each of the interviews

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