• Watch Seth Meyers’ Emmys opening monologue (Video)

    Seth Meyers opened the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards with a solid, nearly eight minute monologue. Check out the full clip below! Seth Meyers – Monologue – Emmy's 2014 by IdolxMuzic Sign up to get funny daily videos and headlines delivered to your inbox every day! Be sure to subscribe to the weekly Laughspin Podcast on iTunes or on SoundCloud for all the latest comedy news, audio clips and more!

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    Ricky Gervais on Louis C.K.: I discovered that big, sweaty slob (Video)

    There might be some beef at this year’s Emmys ceremony between comedy stars Ricky Gervais and Louis C.K. The two men are both nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series, both for their titular characters in Derek and Louie, respectively. Gervais appeared on Late Night with Seth Meyers Wednesday night and made quite the statement. When Meyers asked the former Office star if C.K. ever thanked him for roles

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    David Wain reveals ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ prequel details on Late Night with Seth Meyers (Video)

    David Wain visited Late Night with Seth Meyers last night to promote his new movie They Came Together, which hits theaters June 27 and stars Amy Poehler and Paul Rudd. Also starring the likes of Cobie Smulders, Ed Helms and Michael Ian Black, it’s a romantic comedy that basically rails against romantic comedies. In short, we can’t wait to peep it in theaters. But Meyers also got Wain talking about

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    Emmy Awards producers tap Late Night host Seth Meyers as emcee

    Seth Meyers has another new hosting gig after his successful take-over of Late Night. Meyers will host the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards this August. The Saturday Night Live alum was tapped by producers for this year’s NBC broadcast of the ceremony (broadcasting rights rotate amongst the four major networks). It’s a sensible choice. Last year, CBS chose How I Met Your Mother darling Neil Patrick Harris to host. The

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    IFC now working with Seth Meyers, Joel McHale, Rob Huebel and many more

    IFC, which has evolved into a destination for “alt comedy” television over the years, has excitedly announced its lineup of shows for the 2014-2015 season, including two new shows and a semi-serious awards show. Fred Armisen, Bill Hader and Seth Meyers have teamed up for a docu-parody series under the working title of American Documentary. The half-hour docs will each cover a different subject such as important political figures, influential

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    SXSW Comedy, day 1: Seth Meyers reveals news on Stefon, Matt Besser leads Improv 4 Humans

    AUSTIN – South by Southwest 2014 kicked off to… rain. And cold. Apparently the polar vortex gods do not discriminate between the great white north and the usually milder environs of Texas, to the chagrin of every SX patron trying to escape winter on March 8. One of those northern escapees was Seth Meyers, who briefly left New York to participate in a panel about his new show, Late Night

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    Seth Meyers names SNL alum Fred Armisen as band leader for Late Night

    Portlandia creator and star Fred Armisen has a new gig: band leader on the new Late Night with Seth Meyers. Yes, you read right. Fellow Saturday Night Live alum Armisen will “curate and lead the band, and continue to run it even when he’s off shooting Portlandia,” Meyers tweeted. Armisen actually has quite the musical history. He played in a punk band back in the 80s before working as a

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    SNL head writer Colin Jost to replace Seth Meyers as Weekend Update co-anchor

    The final seat in NBC’s late night game of musical chairs has been filled. Producer Lorne Michaels has selected his head writer Colin Jost to succeed Seth Meyers behind the Weekend Update desk on Saturday Night Live. Meyers exits the show to take over Late Night from Jimmy Fallon on Feb. 1. Comedian Jost is scheduled to join Cecily Strong as co-anchor on March. 1. The choice couldn’t have surprised

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    Ben Stiller, Seth Meyers, Michael Ian Black and Mike Myers talk comedy for Epix event (Exclusive video)

    During the 19th annual Nantucket Film Festival in Massachusetts this past June, the comedy loving folks at Epix were there to document a the All-Star Comedy Roundtable featuring host Michael Ian Black, Ben Stiller, Seth Meyers and Mike Myers. The full hour-long presentation will premiere on Epix on Oct. 25 at 8 pm ET, but for now we’ve got an exclusive clip. In it, Mike Myers talks about the origin

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    Cecily Strong to co-anchor “Weekend Update” with Seth Meyers on SNL

    Move over Seth Meyers! No, seriously, move over. You need to make room for a second chair at the “Weekend Update” desk. Sophomore Saturday Night Live cast member Cecily Strong has been tapped to co-anchor the long-running segment with Seth Meyers. Meyers will depart from his full-time position at SNL in February when he takes over hosting duties on NBC’s Late Night from Jimmy Fallon, who will become the next

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    Jay Leno will likely stay on at NBC after he leaves The Tonight Show

    Though no specifics were given, NBC Entertainment chairman Bob Greenblatt yesterday said that he’d like to see Jay Leno keep working for the network, even after the top-rated host exits The Tonight Show. “We’d love him to stay on NBC in some capacity. Nothing would make us happier than to have him, a la Bob Hope, still be a presence on the network,” Greenblatt said. “He has done an incredible

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    Just For Laughs, Chicago recap: Hannibal Buress, Seth Meyers, Al Madrigal, more!

    CHICAGO — In the absence of a high profile hockey game and a bombastically hyped thunderstorm, day four of Just For Laughs Chicago was a heavily attended night of wildly different styles of comedy. After seeing Seth Meyers, Hannibal Buress and Al Madrigal deliver some palatable stand-up to the nearly sold out Chicago Theatre, I headed down to Stage 773 for Bryan Cook’s Erotic Fan Fiction, where Kyle Kinane, Ben

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    Jerry Seinfeld’s web series will feature Sarah Silverman, David Letterman, more! (Video)

    Jerry Seinfeld’s highly successful Web series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee is set to return on June 13 at noon ET, when the first episode featuring Sarah Silverman will go live on Crackle.com. In its second season, we’ll find the iconic comedian and television star taking joy rides, grabbing a cup of joe and chatting with, in addition to Silverman, David Letterman, Don Rickles, Chris Rock, Seth Meyers and French

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    It’s official: Seth Meyers will replace Jimmy Fallon as ‘Late Night’ host

    It’s official! Saturday Night Live head writer and “Weekend Update” anchor Seth Meyers will replace Jimmy Fallon as the host of Late Night as Fallon replaces Jay Leno at The Tonight Show in February. Meyers, 39, will stay on with SNL through its current season and will likely begin prepping for Late Night in January, according to reports. “I don’t want to make any broad pronouncements about how the show

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    Bob Saget and friends raise $664,000 for Scleroderma research

    Family, friends and supporters came together Monday night at Carolines on Broadway in New York City for comedian Bob Saget’s annual scleroderma fundraiser, which raised over $664,000 by night’s end! The Scleroderma Research Foundation (srfcure.org) hosted ‘Cool Comedy – Hot Cuisine,’ a comedy show with delicious food made by celebrity chefs Susan Feniger and Mary Sue Milliken. Many comedic friends of Saget — who lost his sister to the disease

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