6 WTF facts from Marc Maron’s 1,000th podcast episode

WTF with Marc Maron put out its 1,000th episode this week. To celebrate, Maron and producer Brendan McDonald talked for over two-and-a-half hours about the origins of WTF, their podcasting processes, and, of course, President Barack Obama. They also answered a good amount of fan mail. There is no guest and, while Maron mentions that they tried to get a guest and the three people they asked said no, there

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The Case for Gil Faizon and George St. Geegland from Oh, Hello To Host the Oscars (No, Seriously.)

The hunt for a new Oscars host is back on and, apparently, no one in Hollywood wants the gig. For a hot second, it seemed as though Kevin Hart would host the awards ceremony until negative backlash erupted over past tweets featuring homophobic slurs. Now the hunt has resumed and, over the weekend, the Twitter account for Oh, Hello has been claiming that Gil Faizon and George St. Geegland (played by

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Nick Kroll, John Mulaney’s Big Mouth gets Season 3

Big Mouth has already gotten a tap from Netflix for a third season. The hit animated series from John Mulaney and Nick Kroll got the renewal after Season 2 debuted last month. Netflix made the announcement on the show’s Twitter. The announcement came shortly after Kroll sat down for a table read at the Vulture Festival Los Angeles. At the event, he shared one joke with the audience that was deemed

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Awkwafina gets an Oh Hello tour from John Mulaney, Nick Kroll in Cadillac ad (Video)

Awkwafina gets a tour of New York City from the best guides you could ask for: John Mulaney and Nick Kroll. Well, not Mulaney and Kroll specifically. In a video from Cadillac, titled Now That’s a Cardiac, the comedians reprise their characters George St. Geegland and Gil Faizon from the hit Broadway show Oh, Hello. The video is so funny that you will almost forget you are watching a Cadillac

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Watch Big Mouth’s birth control Bachelorette ahead of season 2 premiere

Big Mouth was last year’s better-late-than-never sex ed Netflix series from the minds of John Mulaney and Nick Kroll. The cartoon highlighted the angst, struggles, and hilarity of puberty by portraying hormones as imaginary monster friends who haunt the middle school main characters Andrew (Mulaney), Jessi (Jessi Klein), and Nick (Kroll). Netflix teased the upcoming second season with a Bachelorette parody. In the cartoon, Leah (Kat Dennings) learns about her

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Veep star Matt Walsh premieres A Better You at Santa Barbara Film Festival … watch the trailer!

One of America’s favorite improviser, guest star and stand-out character actor Matt Walsh has added ‘director’ to his impressive list of credentials. The Upright Citizens Brigade co-founder’s second feature film A Better You is about to make its debut at the Santa Barbara Film Festival on Friday, Jan. 30. In the film, Hypno-therapist Dr. Ron Knight (Brian Huskey) is that guy you recognize from the bus stop bench ad. He

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FX’s The League renewed for seventh — and final — fantasy football season

FXX’s fantasy football comedy series The League will return next year— for its seventh and final season. The series revolving around a group of friends’ outrageous antics surrounding their fantasy football league will come to a close with a final 13-episodes in 2015. The League stars Nick Kroll, Steve Rannazzisi, Mark Duplass, Paul Scheer, Jon Lajoie and Katie Aselton (pictured) with frequent appearances from Seth Rogen as Dirty Randy and Jason

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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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Kristen Wiig, Salma Hayek, James Franco, Paul Rudd voice Seth Rogen’s ‘Sausage Party’

Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg are hosting a sausage fest in two years– and everyone’s invited! Rogen and Goldberg’s latest movie Sausage Party will hit theaters on June 3, 2016. The brain children behind Superbad and This Is The End have brought on some of the top names in comedy for their animated adult comedy about “one sausage’s quest to discover the truth about his existence.” The main character sausage

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Julia Louis-Dreyfus GQ ’15 Funniest People Alive’ photoshoot, wherein she simulates sex with a clown

GQ, like seemingly every mainstream print publication who, for the past few years, decided comedy was worth their coverage time, has revealed their list of the 15 Funniest People Alive, including Veep star Julia Louis-Dreyfus. Out on newsstands April 29, the issue includes interviews and original photos of those comedians deemed by the men’s lifestyle magazine as the most funny alive– or as they put it in a publicity e-mail,

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Comedy Central renews Kroll Show for a third season, Nick Kroll makes Dave Chappelle reference

Versatile comedian Nick Kroll made an exciting announcement on last night’s Late Night with Seth Meyers. Comedy Central has renewed his sketch comedy series Kroll Show for a third season. “Nick has gone so deep into his characters we’re worried about his mental health if we didn’t pick up a third season,” said Comedy Central President of Original Programming Kent Alterman. Kroll will continued to be paid to pop bottles

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Kevin Hart, Ed Helms, Nick Kroll and more team up for Captain Underpants

Many young grade school students’ lives were changed the day they discovered Dav Pilkey’s Captain Underpants at school book fairs. The popular book series follows a couple of naughty prank-pulling fourth graders and their principal Mr. Krupp, whose accidental alter-ego saves the world clad only in his underwear. Captain Underpants has saved the world many times from people like Dr. Diaper and The Turbo-Toilet 2000. The 10-book series, which began

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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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Nick Kroll, Penny Marshall and more poke fun at romantic comedies in Thanksgivukkah trailer (Video)

With the help of Nick Kroll and an all-star cast, Funny Or Die has blasted every trope found within a certain sub-genre of romantic comedy, wherein the male protagonist is forced to deal with conflicting fundamental beliefs between his parents and his significant other’s parents. Of course, if you’re paying attention to these movies — 90 percent star Ben Stiller — you’ll realize the conflict is totally manufactured. Kroll is

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Sponsored video: Comedy Central’s Roast of James Franco airs tonight!

Everyone who was disappointed about the 2011 Academy Awards need not wait any longer: the Comedy Central public humiliation Roast of James Franco airs tonight at 10pm! The stage, which surprisingly was not covered in large murals painted by tonight’s Honorary Guest like his character in This Is The End, was filled with a hilarious dais of roasters. With a line-up that includes Bill Hader, Aziz Ansari, Sarah Silverman, and

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