• 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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    Deadline: Kevin Hart will not host the Oscars; Academy secretly tapping multiple pseudo-hosts

    Kevin Hart will not host the Oscars this year—that’s the final answer according to a Saturday night Deadline report. Speculation swirled that Hart would reclaim the prestigious hosting gig following a surprise appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show Friday. Ellen DeGeneres revealed during the interview that she spoke to the Academy and that they would love for him to still host. It’s worth noting that the ceremony’s producers have yet to

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    Ellen DeGeneres: Kevin Hart should host the Oscars (Video)

    Kevin Hart will appear on The Ellen DeGeneres Show on Friday and it seems he has the endorsement of the daytime talk show host. This will be his first major TV appearance since his withdrawal last month from hosting the Oscars. The Night School comedian was pushed to give up the hosting dream job after old homophobic tweets resurfaced hours after the Academy tapped their new emcee. The producers of

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    Laughspin Presents: The 20 Best Stand-up Specials of 2018

    None of you are going to agree with me on this list. And that’s okay. It’s not easy to do a year-in-review Top 10 List (or whatever arbitrary number Buzzfeed picks that day). The sheer volume of stand-up produced this year made things even more difficult. I watched every qualifying stand-up special that came out in 2018. Every. Single. One. I don’t like Top Anything lists because, it’s like, you didn’t

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    5 things from the Ellen DeGeneres New York Times profile you need to know

    Comedian Ellen DeGeneres is standing at a career crossroads. The 60-year-old daytime talk show host recently sat down with the New York Times to discuss the release of her new comedy special Relatable. The special will be her first in 15 years since Here and Now released on HBO. Relatable will debut on Netflix December 18. Through the profile, we discovered a revelation about the Ellen host: with her new

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    Ellen DeGeneres Netflix special her first in 15 years!

    Ellen DeGeneres is coming back to stand-up with a new Netflix special available to stream starting December 18. Today, Netflix released a trailer for the special titled Relatable. Netflix has boasted that Relatable will be the talk show host’s “first stand-up special in 15 years.” Rumors that DeGeneres was working on a new hour started circulating last year when fellow lesbian icon Tig Nataro tweeted out a photo of DeGeneres

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    Ellen DeGeneres leads Netflix’s December comedies

    Netflix dropped a teaser for what’s coming to the streaming giant this December. The teaser includes everything from drama to documentary, but we are here to break down what comedies are dropping next month and what you should be excited for! Must-See Netflix Originals Dumplin’ Just watch this trailer. It is dripping in delicious camp. Plus Jennifer Aniston as a Southern beauty queen is so good that we have December

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    10 comedy stars’ winning Halloween costumes

    Halloween is upon us and who doesn’t love a good costume? From funny to spooky, having the best costume can be an all-out war for the most over-the-top individual, especially in Hollywood. We rounded up what your favorite comedy stars are wearing this year. Which funny person do you think rocked the best costume? Tell us in the comments! Jerry Seinfeld and wife, Jessica Seinfeld as Little Red Riding Hood

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    Bill Murray will receive Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

    After four decades of delivering some of the most unforgettable and best-loved comedic performances, Bill Murray is receiving the Kennedy Center’s 19th Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. Murray, reaching an almost cult-like status in the world of comedy, has had a career heralded by critics and fans alike for his work in classics like Ghostbusters, Groundhog Day, Caddyshack and Saturday Night Live. The honor is given to individuals who have made

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    George Carlin Smithsonian portrait to be unveiled, new Carlin website coming!

    Fans of classic comedy – and, in particular, Carlin purists – are in for one hell of a George injection. On March 27, not only will the late comedian’s official website be re-launched, but his portrait is also to be unveiled at the Smithsonian National Gallery. Featured alongside portraits of Ellen DeGeneres and Groucho Marx, the Smithsonian is highlighting these comedians who have shaped our national dialogue in its “Recognize”

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    Ellen DeGeneres responds to Christian leader Larry Tomczak ‘gay agenda’ editorial (Video)

    In a Christian Post Op-Ed published on Jan. 8, panic-driven “cultural commentator” Larry Tomczak exclaims, “The indoctrination and propaganda coming from those advocating a gay lifestyle in our country, classrooms and culture are increasing,” before adding, “All of us need to take note and take action to guard those we love.” The piece, hilariously titled Are You Aware of the Avalanche of Gay Programming Assaulting Your Home?, goes on to

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    Ellen DeGeneres, Lauren Graham team up for ‘Kate On Later’

    Gilmore Girls actress Lauren Graham will not be kept off of television! Ellen DeGeneres’s company A Very Good Production is developing a new comedy series to star Graham after NBC’s Parenthood wraps up its sixth and final season. NBC is working with DeGeneres’s team to develop Kate On Later which revolves around the late-night controversy during the most recent game of Musical Talk Show Host Chairs. As David Letterman announced

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    Ellen Degeneres, Kristen Wiig ‘Let It Go’ Cover Hilarious! Video Shows Butchering Of ‘Frozen’ Hit

    Just when we thought we were tired of “Let It Go” covers, Ellen DeGeneres and Kristen Wiig pulled off one of the funniest ones yet. The comediennes collaborated for a hilariously awful version of the Frozen  hit on Monday’s episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show. The parody began when Ellen DeGeneres  and Kristen Wiig admitted they were two of the few people in the world who don’t know the words

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    Ellen DeGeneres confronts nude Chelsea Handler on Chelsea Lately finale (Video)

    Comedian Chelsea Handler ended her reign as the only woman on late night on Tuesday on the series finale of her E! talk show Chelsea Lately. One fellow female comedy star confronted Handler during one of her recurring nude shower sketches before the director yelled one final, “Cut!” Ellen host Ellen DeGeneres surprised viewers when she showed up to ask the naked host why she was never invited to appear

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    Krysten Ritter, Elisha Cuthbert, Kate Walsh headline NBC comedies from Ellen DeGeneres, Will Ferrell

    After canceling a slew of shows today, including cult favorite Community, NBC has picked up the Ellen DeGeneres comedy pilot One Big Happy to series. The multi-camera sitcom will start off as a midseason series with, according to reports, six episodes. Elisha Cuthbert and Nick Zano (2 Broke Girls) star in the gay-straight comedy about two lifelong best friends, Lizzy (type-A lesbian) and Luke (laid back straight guy) who decide

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