• Audible makes major comedy push with Will Arnett, Nick Offerman, Eugene Mirman

    Audible, the Amazon-owned company largely known as the world’s biggest seller of downloadable audiobooks, has just made a major push into the world of comedy. Utilizing its Audible Channels platform and harnessing the talents of comedians Will Arnett, Nick Offerman, Eugene Mirman and more, comedy lovers will now be able to enjoy a host of exclusive comedy programming, anchored by The Comedy Show Show with Will Arnett, described as an

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    When Craig Ferguson leaves Late Late Show, great comedians will guest host. And then also John Mayer.

    When Craig Ferguson ends his nearly 10-year reign as Late Late Show host at the end of December, a roster of guest hosts – including the insufferable John Mayer – will sit behind the Scottish comedian’s vacated desk until James Corden officially takes over. Drew Carey will host first between Jan. 5 and Jan. 9 and again between March 2 and March 6. Judd Apatow, Jim Gaffigan, Wayne Brady, Will

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    Aaron Paul and Will Arnett voice adult animated comedy on Netflix

    Two-time Emmy Award-winning Breaking Bad star Aaron Paul is trying his hand at comedy in the new Netflix adult comedy BoJack Horseman. The animated series is about a whiskey-drinking humanoid horse BoJack, voiced by Arrested Development’s Will Arnett who deals with his personal crises with human sidekick Todd, voiced by Paul. Also featured in the show will be the voice of Amy Sedaris who plays a feline agent and BoJack’s

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    CBS orders more Sarah Michelle Gellar, Anna Faris, Robin Williams and Will Arnett

    A few days after they announced that new comedy We Are Men was canceled, CBS today announced it’s ordering additional episodes of a trio of freshman comedies: The Crazy Ones, The Millers and Mom. During the show’s most recent airings, all three shows averaged about 10 million viewers each. Mom stars Anna Faris and Allison Janney; The Crazy Ones stars Robin Williams and Sarah Michelle Gellar and The Millers stars

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    New CBS comedy lineup revealed: Anna Faris, Robin Williams, Will Arnett (Updated + videos)

    We’ve already seen the new fall comedy lineups from NBC, Fox and ABC, and today CBS – the network with the traditionally highest comedy ratings – revealed theirs, including four new sitcom offerings which star the likes of Anna Faris, Will Arnett and Robin Williams. Let’s get to it! On Mondays at 8 pm this fall, How I Met Your Mother will begin its ninth and final season and will

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    SXSW Comedy, Day 2: Arrested Development and Sarah Silverman, Michael Cera launch JASH

    AUSTIN — The second day of shenanigans left many SXSW attendees (yours truly included) a little more bleary-eyed than we might have wanted to be – thanks, daylight saving – but good golly, the perks made it all worth the lack of sleep. For those of you who are uninitiated, the first half of the SXSW festival (or conference? I still don’t know what the hell this week is) is

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    Christina Applegate is out, Maya Rudolph is pregnant and other reasons Up All Night is doomed

    The drama currently surrounding NBC’s series Up All Night is beginning to rival that of Community from 10 months ago. When the latter show’s creator and executive producer Dan Harmon was ousted in May of last year, it blew the mind’s of the show’s cult followers. The major difference between Community and Up All Night’s situation, however, is that I don’t expect Up All Night’s less nerdy, less-culty following to

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    Will Arnett reveals Conan O’Brien, Andy Richter will be part of Arrested Development (Video)

    During Will Arnett’s visit to Conan last night, the Arrested Development star not-so-subtly let slip that both Conan O’Brien and Andy Richter would, in some capacity, be part of the long-awaited fourth season of the cult comedy favorite. We’ll likely have to wait until the Spring of next year, when the show debuts exclusively on Netflix, to find out how Coco and Andy will be used. But at least we

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    Comedy power couple Amy Poehler and Will Arnett are splitting up

    In the world of entertainment and especially comedy, nine years is a long time to be married. Still, it’s super sad to hear that one of comedy’s real-life favorite couples Amy Poehler and Will Arnett are splitting up. A rep for Arnett and Poehler confirmed the news, saying “It’s very amicable.” The couple have two children — Archie, 3, and Abel, 2 — and have appeared together on the big

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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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    Here’s that Arrested Development play set that never existed and now does and so you want it

    Artists Mick Minogue and Paddy Dunne collaborated on a Tony Wonder play set for Gallery 1988’s upcoming Arrested Development themed art show, There’s Always Money In The Banana Stand.  You remember Tony Wonder, right? Played by Ben Stiller, he was the idol/competition for struggling magician Gob (Will Arnett). The play set, inspired by Mighty Max sets from the 90’s, features Gob and Buster Bluth, and Tony Wonder (naturally) with changeable

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    Watch the Comedy Bang Bang trailer with Amy Poehler, Zach Galifianakis, Andy Samberg and more

    Since 2009, Scott Aukerman (Mr. Show, Between Two Ferns) has hosted the Comedy Bang! Bang! (originally Comedy Death-Ray) podcast. The show features Scott and his comedy friends (guests range from lower-profile comedy nerd favorites such as Andy Daly and Harris Wittels to the occasional comedy superstar such as Ben Stiller) playing games and participating in longform, character-driven improvised interviews. For comedy fans, Comedy Bang! Bang! has remained a must-listen podcast

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    NBC renews ‘Parks and Recreation’ and ‘Up All Night’

    By last night, we knew both 30 Rock and Community had been renewed for new, albeit shortened, seasons. We still didn’t know about Parks and Recreation and The Office– or Up All Night and Whitney, for that matter. Well, now we know Parks and Recreation and Up All Night will officially return. Parks and Rec — starring Amy Poehler, Nick Offerman, Rashida Jones, Adam Scott, Retta, Aziz Ansari, Aubrey Plaza,

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    Late night guests Rickles, Wright, Arnett and Weinbach offer a history of comedy (Videos)

    You might have not noticed Tuesday night, but Don Rickles, Steven Wright, Will Arnett, and Brent Weinbach all made appearances throughout the late night talk show circuit. What you might not have noticed is that within the programming of guests across networks that night lies a solid exhibition of a timeline in the history of comedy. Rare is the occasion in which any art form could be so succinctly displayed

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    Nick Cannon, Jim Belushi headed for new network sitcoms

    Two big stories have just popped up in the TV sitcom world today, and I am cautiously optimistic regarding one. One of the shows I have been looking forward to this Fall is Up All Night; starring Will Arnett, Christina Applegate and Maya Rudolph. The show centers around a couple with a new baby who struggle to keep their sanity. But because those three aren’t fabulous enough someone has included

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