-What do Kristen Wig, Leslie Jones, Kate McKinnon, and Melissa McCarthy all have in common? Well, they’re reportedly your new Ghostbusters cast, and we told you everything we know so far about the franchise’s reboot.
-Louis C.K.’s newest standup special Live at the Comedy Store was released and is available now on his website.
-The Chris Gethard Show will premiere on Fusion in April, and we talked to Gethard about what to expect.
-We talked to David Cross about his directorial debut Hits.
-From SNL to co-creating Portlandia, Fred Armisen is a busy man, and he’s not slowing down – he told us so.
-A Flight of the Conchords tour is in the works for late 2015.
-Adam Devine, Anders Holm, and Blake Anderson took us inside season five of Workaholics.
-Jen Kirkman shared about accepting career opportunities and life’s changes while on tour preparing to film her newest standup special.
-Our exclusive clip from the Second City archives featured Stephen Colbert singing a medley of his greatest hits.
-Blake Shelton hosted SNL for the first time, and the country star brought his “ain’t from around here” charm to an episode that left us surprisingly satisfied.
-Brooks Wheelan gave us the scoop on his post-SNL life, which includes his new standup album This is Cool, Right? that came out this week.
-It could be your moment – this week @midnight announced it’s holding an Internet casting call for guest panelists.
-We took a closer look at the rise of the parody musical.
-David Letterman sent Jay Leno an invitation to appear on Late Show.
-Memes are the best! No they’re the worst! We took a look at why memes work, and their invention over 100 years ago.
-Eddie Murphy will be at the SNL 40th Anniversary Special.
-Horatio Sanz and Ben Schwartz celebrated secular Christmas on The Hooray Show with Horatio podcast this week, and we had some other must listens on this week in comedy podcasts list.
-Togetherness was renewed for a second season
And here are your top five web videos of the week:
Boat: Cheap Gas
Funny or Die Test Tube: Cascade Up
CollegeHumor: The Baby In American Sniper Was More Fake Than You Remember
JYNX - A New Facebook Alternative
Pocketwatch: Starbucks for Delivery