Larry David on Curb Your Enthusiasm: I haven’t given up hope on season nine

Though it’s been more than three years since Curb Your Enthusiasm aired its final episode of its eighth season, series creator and star Larry David hasn’t ruled out a ninth season for HBO. During the Q&A portion of a conversation on Sunday hosted by once-recurring Curb Your Enthusiasm director David Steinberg, Larry David announced, “I haven’t given up hope.” This sent cheers throughout the live audience, according to LA Weekly.

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Tina Fey: My daughter thinks I’m a failure (Video)

I totally forgot to tell you guys that the second season of Showtime’s Inside Comedy premiered on Monday. My forgetfulness may have something to do with my bitterness toward Showtime for not renewing the stellar Green Room with Paul Provenza, which featured a loosely-moderated discussion with multiple comics, both upcoming and iconic. Inside Comedy, on the other hand, is hosted by David Steinberg, a talented behind-the-scenes dude mostly known for

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Review: Showtime’s ‘Inside Comedy’ is a functional look at a wholly dysfunctional art

After watching three episodes of Showtime’s new behind-the-curtain series, Inside Comedy, any rational entertainment goer will conclude, whether you like the series or not, that documentarian Ken Burns doesn’t need to do a series called Comedy. The show features in-depth interviews conducted by veteran comedian, writer and director David Steinberg with the most established names in comedy such as Don Rickles, Jerry Seinfeld, Chris Rock and Robin Williams (pictured above).

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Steve Carell’s comedian documentary finds a home at Showtime

Documentaries about comedy – or comedians – are like catnip for me. I love a good peek behind the curtain to try to understand what makes a comic tick. As Marc Maron said recently at Montreal’s Just for Laughs Festival, after all, comics are philosophical, sensitive, thoughtful, sweet, neurotic, angry and fucked up. Who wouldn’t want to learn more about people like that? We first learned about a crazy-exciting project

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