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  1. Tina Fey Is Not Making a ‘Hocus Pocus’ Sequel (UPDATE)There’s a sequel to Hocus Pocus in the works, and it’s coming from an unlikely source: Tina Fey. The Tracking Board reports that Fey is […]
  2. FXX Orders Jay Baruchel/Simon Rich Comedy ‘Man Seeking Woman’ to SeriesFXX announced today that they’ve ordered 10 episodes of Man Seeking Woman, a new half-hour comedy created by former SNL writer Simon Rich and […]
  3. ‘Weird Al’ Will Release Eight Music Videos Over Eight Days“Weird Al” Yankovic announced via Twitter that he shot eight music videos for his upcoming album and that, in a couple weeks, he’s going to […]
  4. Here’s the Trailer for ‘St. Vincent’, Bill Murray’s First Starring Role in […] Bill Murray hasn’t played the lead role in a movie since 2012’s Hyde Park on Hudson (and since 2005’s Broken Flowers before that), so it’s a […]
  5. Writer/Director Paul Mazursky Dies at 84Writer/director Paul Mazursky passed away yesterday from a pulmonary embolism yesterday at LA’s Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, The LA Times […]
  6. Zach Galifianakis-Kristen Wiig Bank Heist Comedy Adds Ken Marino and Kate […]The cast for Zach Galifianakis and Kristen Wiig’s next movie keeps growing more and more impressive. Deadline reports that Ken Marino and SNL’s […]
  7. Watch Vanessa Bayer Make Fun of Tegan and Sara Here’s the latest episode of Vanessa Bayer’s Above Average web series Sound Advice, in which she plays an image consultant for a different […]
  8. Jason Sudeikis to Join Zach Galifianakis, Owen Wilson, and Kristen Wiig in […]Director Jared Hess (Napoleon Dynamite) is building one hell of a cast for his next movie, an untitled comedy about an armored car heist. THR […]
  9. North Korea Declares Seth Rogen and James Franco’s ‘The Interview’ an ‘Act […]North Korea is growing more and more upset over Seth Rogen and James Franco’s new movie The Interview, which stars the duo as a talk show host […]
  10. Watch the Premiere of Gabe Delahaye and Max Silvestri’s ‘Gabe & Max Need […] Here’s the exclusive premiere of Gabe & Max Need Help, a new web series co-created by and starring standups Gabe Delahaye and Max […]
  11. Louis C.K., Amy Schumer Headline Funny or Die’s Oddball Tour 2014Last summer, Funny Or Die held its first ever comedy tour, The Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival, with Dave Chappelle and Flight of the […]
  12. Paul Scheer Has Put ‘NTSF’ on Hiatus; Is Developing New Shows at Adult […]Paul Scheer did an interview with Yahoo out today, in which he gave updates on his various TV projects. First, he’s decided to put his Adult […]
  13. Chris Lilley’s Next Project Is a One-Hour Mockumentary About Snowboarders […]Australian comedian Chris Lilley (Summer Heights High) is taking on snowboarders for his next comedy. The Sydney Morning Herald reports that […]
  14. ‘Nathan For You’s Season 2 Trailer Is Action-Packed Nathan For You’s second season is one of our most eagerly-awaited comedy events of the summer, and Comedy Central just put out this incredible […]
  15. Amazon Is Taking Comedy Series Submissions AgainAmazon is taking another round of open submissions for the website’s streaming service Amazon Instant Video. Check out the details on how to […]
  16. ‘Jason Nash Is Married’ Is Out Today Via Comedy CentralComedy Central’s digital wing CC:Studios released Jason Nash Is Married, its first-ever feature-length movie, today. Written and directed by […]
  17. Watch an Animated Music Video for Tim & Eric’s ‘Jambalaya’ Here’s an animated music video for the song “Jambalaya” by Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim, which also doubles as a recipe for jambalaya. Tim […]
  18. Paul Rudd, Amy Poehler, and David Wain Share Their Favorite Rom-Coms“Annie Hall is pretty amazing. A lot of the Woody Allen ones are pretty great, but I also love Defending Your Life. Lost in America. Albert […]
  19. Melissa McCarthy Shares Details on Her Upcoming Movies ‘Michelle Darnell’ […]Variety has a cover story on Melissa McCarthy and her husband/frequent collaborator Ben Falcone, that has some new info on some of the pair’s […]
  20. ‘Poking a Dead Frog,’ Mike Sacks’s Sequel to ‘And Here’s the Kicker’ Out […]Mike Sacks’s latest book of interviews with comedians, Poking a Dead Frog, hits the shelves today. A follow-up to his 2009 book, And Here’s the […]
  21. Watch a Music Video Hannibal Buress Made with Open Mike Eagle Here’s a music video for the song “Doug Stamper” from comedian Open Mike Eagle that heavily features comedian Hannibal Buress. Buress bookends […]
  22. Don’t Stop Or We’ll Die Released Their First Full-Length Album TodayPower piano pop-rock trio Don’t Stop or We’ll Die announced today that they’ve just put out a new album called Gorgeous, their first […]
  23. Reggie Watts Has Joined Peter Serafinowicz for His World Cup Broadcasting“And looks like an almost goal. If that whole goal system would have been moved over maybe thirty more feet, we would have been looking at a […]
  24. The Only Public Screening of the ‘Chris Gethard Show’ Pilot Will Be for […]In January, comedian Chris Gethard shot a pilot of his public access series The Chris Gethard Show for Comedy Central. The network recently […]
  25. Diving Deep Into the Legendary ‘Mr. Show’ Season 3 Writing StaffWriting Staff Breakdown is a new Splitsider column that takes a writing staff from a beloved TV comedy, examines their individual contributions […]
  26. Watch a Trailer for the Racial Satire ‘Dear White People’ Here’s the teaser trailer for Dear White People, a racial satire that’s been winning critical acclaim at film festivals and hits theaters on […]
  27. Here’s What Max Landis’s Hypothetical Version of ‘Ghostbusters III’ Would […]Earlier this week, entertainment blogger Nikki Finke published a story about Max Landis being hired to write the new draft of Ghostbusters III, […]
  28. AMC Orders Season 2 of ‘Better Call Saul’ Before Season 1 Even Airs; […]AMC announced today they’ve ordered a second season of Breaking Bad spinoff Better Call Saul, prior to the first season even premiering. The […]
  29. Aubrey Plaza and Max Greenfield Get Serious in the ‘About Alex’ Trailer Here’s the trailer for About Alex, a new comedy-drama about a group of 20something friends who reunited for a weekend after one of them […]
  30. Louis C.K., Lena Dunham, Chris Rock Will All Be Featured in Judd Apatow’s […]We reported in April that Judd Apatow is releasing a book of interviews he’s conducted with famous comedians, and a partial list of guests for […]
  31. Jerry Seinfeld Singing the Theme Song to ‘Comedians in Cars’ Is Somehow […] The season premiere of Jerry Seinfeld’s web series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee dropped today with comedian Sarah Jessica Parker as the […]
  32. Conan O’Brien Loves and Hates Being a Late Night Host“It’s the yin-yang of it. My favorite part of the job is that we do one every day, and my least favorite part of the job is that we do one […]
  33. ‘The Onion’ Debuts a Vulgar New Web Series Parodying ‘The NY Times’ […] Today, The Onion launched a new web series called Who’s Fucking?, a parody of The New York Times’s wedding announcement column, “Vows,” in […]
  34. Ken Jeong to Star in the Comedy ‘International Incident,’ Produced by […]Ken Jeong is set for his first lead role in a movie. THR reports that Jeong is attached to a comedy called International Incident, about five […]
  35. Tom Lennon Runs a Christian Monster Museum in This New ‘Superego’ Video Here’s the latest video the comedy group/podcast Superego made for Nerdist, in which Tom Lennon voices a Christian man who runs a kids’ museum […]
  36. Peter Serafinowicz Does Wonderful World Cup CommentaryComedian Peter Serafinowicz (Look Around You, Running Wilde) has been providing live commentary on recent World Cup matches via his account on […]
  37. Watch the Opening Credits to IFC’s ‘Garfunkel and Oates’ Here are the opening credits to IFC’s newest comedy Garfunkel and Oates, based on Riki Lindhome and Kate Micucci’s musical comedy act of the […]
  38. This Japanese Comedy Robot Is Terrifying Here’s video of a robot developed in Japan to make people laugh. It was created by a team of researchers at Japan’s Waseda University led by […]
  39. ‘Seinfeld’ Writer Carol Leifer Shares a Discarded Episode Idea“At the time, fanny packs were really popular, and I remember wearing my fanny pack under a t-shirt one day, and wherever I went people were […]
  40. Weird Al’s New Album ‘Mandatory Fun’ Out July 15th“Weird Al” Yankovic’s 13th album, entitled Mandatory Fun, is set to come out on July 15th. There are few details about the album, his first […]
  41. Casey Kasem Reads a Top 10 List in This Classic ‘Letterman’ Clip In honor of radio broadcaster Casey Kasem passing away this weekend, Late Show with David Letterman uploaded this clip of Kasem coming by the […]
  42. Watch Chris Gethard Tell His Bonnaroo Drug Story on His Comedy Central […] Chris Gethard’s standup special, part of Comedy Central’s series The Half Hour, is set to air this Friday at midnight, and here’s an exclusive […]
  43. Here’s the First Story from ‘Drunk History’ Season 2, Starring Jordan Peele Here’s the first clip from the new season of Drunk History, which starts up on Tuesday, July 1st alongside season two of Nathan For You. In […]
  44. Kyle Mooney and Beck Bennett Reminisce About Their Favorite ‘SNL’ Moment […] Here’s a new video SNL put out, in which freshman cast members Kyle Mooney and Beck Bennett discuss their favorite moments from their […]
  45. Nick Offerman Jokes About the Time Warner-Comcast Merger and Gun Control […] Parks and Recreation star Nick Offerman hosted the Radio and Television Correspondents’ Association Dinner in Washington, D.C. yesterday […]
  46. Stephen Hawking Will Be a Guest on Sunday’s ‘Last Week Tonight with John […]Physicist Stephen Hawking is set to be the guest on this Sunday’s episode of Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. Hawking will be interviewed by […]
  47. Watch a Trailer for ‘Gabe & Max Need Help’ As previously reported, a new video website called Thundershorts is launching on June 26th, and here’s a trailer for one of their shows, Gabe […]
  48. ‘Key and Peele’s Phil Jackson Is ‘Mr. Popular’ Here’s a the debut episode of Mr. Popular, a new web series from Above Average that was created by and stars Key and Peele writer and Chris […]
  49. Judy Greer Plays a Rom-Com Best Friend in This New Funny Or Die Sketch Judy Greer (Arrested Development, Archer) has played the thankless best friend part in romantic comedies like 13 Going on 30 and 27 Dresses, […]
  50. Key Piece of Technology Makes Clip-Finding Easy for ‘Daily Show,’ […]The Wrap has a piece out today on SnapStream, the television recording service that makes searching through thousands of clips for The Daily […]
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