• Tina Fey, Amy Poehler rip Bill Cosby, North Korea, Hollywood patriarchy at Golden Globes (Video)

    Tina Fey and Amy Poehler opened the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards by calling all of Hollywood a bunch of brats. God, we love these ladies. Fey and Poehler hosted the Golden Globes for their third and final time on Sunday night. The comedy power duo have helped surge the ratings for the award ceremony after a ratings dip with “mean spirited” host Ricky Gervais. The hosts, who star together

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    Jeffrey Tambor plays transgender father in Amazon’s ‘Transparent’ (Trailer)

    The first trailer for Amazon Prime’s newest original series Transparent, a dark comedy centered on a transgender father (Jeffrey Tambor) and his family, has been released. Created by Jill Soloway (Six Feet Under, United States of Tara), Transparent stars an amazing ensemble cast featuring Gaby Hoffman, Melora Hardin, Jay Duplass, Rob Huebel and more. If this preview accurately reflects the entire series, Transparent will prove to be a warm, funny

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    Amazon Prime: John Goodman’s Alpha House returns, Gaby Hoffman, Jeffrey Tambor greenlighted for new seasons

    John Goodman’s Alpha House will return for a second season alongside two new original comedy series on Amazon Prime, which seeks to compete with Netflix and Hulu Plus. The streaming service repeated their development process from last year, wherein multiple pilots were offered on their site for viewers to leave reviews on and rate. Based on the customer feedback, shows would be greenlighted for a full series. Last year saw

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    Dane Cook says his NBC show ‘Next Caller’ has been canceled

    Seriously. What is going on at NBC? Earlier this week, the network announced that, despite scheduling and promoting the Oct. 19 premiere dates of Community and Whitney, the shows would not air as planned. And now we hear that Dane Cook’s show Next Caller, set for a midseason start has been pulled entirely– even after shooting four episodes. Cook told his nearly 3 million Twitter followers that, “After 4 episodes,

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    Arrested Development starts production: photos, Workaholics and more!

    Arrested Development began filming for its 10-episode season on Netflix this past week and the main cast– Jeffrey Tambor, Portia de Rossi, David Cross, Jessica Walter, Will Arnett, Michael Cera, Alia Shawkat and Tony Hale are all expected to return! And, naturally, Ron Howard, producer of the show, will narrate. One major twist is that each of the new episodes will highlight a single member of the Bluth family, with

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    Michael Ian Black joins the fight against those against Miracle Whip (Video)

    I’m starting to think that maybe Miracle Whip has a larger marketing budget than Geico. Seriously, how do these companies turn a profit, with the money they spend on the incessant television, radio, print and Web ads? The Geico ads, at least, are somewhat entertaining (and based on a few friends who use their insurance, it seems like a decent company). But ever since Miracle Whip launched their campaign, wherein

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    Watch Dane Cook and Jeffrey Tambor in the first preview for ‘Next Caller’

    One of NBC’s new pickups is Dane Cook’s show Next Caller, wherein the comedian portrays a sexist satellite radio DJ whose stuck with a new lady co-host, played by Collette Wolfe. In the first video, Cam Dunne (Cook) learns he’s been stuck with a new co-host; television veteran Jeffrey Tambor plays station manager Jefferson Mingus. In the second video, we go behind the scenes with Cook. Check them out and

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    SXSW Comedy: Day 2, feat. Marc Maron, Kristen Schaal, Eugene Mirman and more!

    AUSTIN — Audiences entering Esther’s Follies on Day 2 of South By Southwest’s comedy series were greeted not with a closed curtain and dim lights, but with Marc Maron sitting in a large plush easychair onstage. “I don’t believe in fourth walls,” he said. That might as well be the motto for Maron’s characteristically off-the-cuff WTF podcast, which taped yesterday to a packed house. Joining Maron was legendary actor and

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