4 hrs ago
Lauren Weedman to Return to BCT with Blame it on Boise, 1/10-11
Lauren Weedman , creator of two of the most popular shows in the history of BCT as well as the recent hit BOISE: YOU DON'T LOOK A DAY OVER 149, is returning to our stage with a new question: Is Boise to blame for everything? Weedman; whose extensive film and television credits include The Daily Show, Arrested Development, HUNG, Judd Apatow 's A ... (more)
13 hrs ago
'I Went to the New York Times to Find Out Why Those TV a**holes Wouldn't Cover It'
The Daily Show's Samantha Bee went searching for answers last week into why no one covered a shady but perfectly legal deal brokered by private equity firm Blackstone.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Paul Rudd Hosts 'SNL': 4 Things to Watch For
Paul Rudd and One Direction are returning to Saturday Night Live . Rudd already has delivered the best promos of the season , but will he also deliver one of its best episodes? Will Ferrell has been all over the place dressed as Ron Burgundy.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Movie review: Inequality For All shows how rich get richer
If you're wondering just what the hell happened to your money - why you're working more for less, for example, while the head of your company is taking home millions - you might want to listen to Robert Reich.
Casino Scene: Your guide to upcoming casino entertainment [Press of Atlantic City (NJ)]
Lewis Black at Borgata WHO IS HE: Lewis Black began his career as a playwright after earning a Master's Degree in Fine Arts at the Yale School of Drama in 1977.
Jorge Ramos on Daily Show: Without Immigration Reform, GOP 'Can ...
As the lead anchor for Univision's Spanish-language nightly newscast and their Sunday morning talk show Al Punto , plus the new host of Fusion's prime time English-language show America , Jorge Ramos is easily one of the busiest men in media.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
John Stewart's Fake News Makes Inroads in Iran
Tehran State TV has been railing against Jon Stewart and his new movie "Rosewater" - based on an Iranian-Canadian writer's prison memoir of the nation's turbulent 2009 presidential election - while other broadcasters seem to emulate "The Daily Show" funnyman, that Iran's state broadcaster doesn't find Stewart the least bit funny with one ... (more)
Jon Stewart, CIA superspy? Iranian TV creates new a Zionista conspiracy
Mr. Stewart spent much of the summer filming 'Rosewater,' a movie based on the Iranian imprisonment of journalist Maziar Bahari.
Bill O'Reilly's 'War on Christmas' Led By Abortionists and Married Gays
Clearly, 2013 is coming to an end, as signaled by the now-annual back-and-forth between Fox News pundit Bill O'Reilly and Comedy Central's Jon Stewart as they debate the existence of the so-called War on Christmas and O'Reilly's perceived sense of constant persecution as a white, Christian, American male.
Wall Street Journal
Recent Blackstone Deal in Focus on the Daily...
Since Mitt Romney lost the Presidency, private-equity firms have moved out of the mass media's spotlight.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Egypt satirist says show's suspension wasn't nice
Popular Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef said Wednesday that he'll take the military and the government it backs at their word that they were not behind the decision to take his weekly TV program off the air, but he said it still doesn't make them look "very nice."
The Daily Show's John Hodgman To Bring His Show I Stole Your Dad to...
Author, comedian, Daily Show correspondent and Apple commercial star John Hodgman will debut his solo show John Hodgman: I Stole Your Dad at the Public Theater's upcoming Under the Radar Festival.
HBO Signs 'The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl'
HBO is known for staying fresh and different, even groundbreaking with their network and television series.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The Daily Show's Gaywatch, Feat. Ian McKellen, Rick Santorum, and Cardinal Dolan
From mocking Cardinal Dolan for his comment that the Roman Catholic Church has been "outmarketed" on the issue of marriage equality to feeling bad for Rick Santorum and chatting with out actor Ian McKellen, last night's episode of the Daily Show was overflowing with LGBT goodies.
Jon Stewart Offers Half-Hearted Congratulations To Healthcare.gov Fixes
Jon Stewart returned this week with a message for the Obama administration: Congratulations on fixing Healthcare.gov so that it's expected to work for all but 1% of users! It only would have been nice if it had happened before citizens' faith in government was badly damaged.
The Huffington Post
Orlando Bloom Makes A Huge 'Lord Of The Rings' Confession On 'Kimmel'
Orlando Bloom made millions of women swoon as he rocketed to superstardom on the Legolas express during the original " The Lord of the Rings " trilogy.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Creative Loafing Tampa
Movings and shakings in TV land
A lot has happened in the world of television recently. Here's a quick rundown.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
In The World Of Podcasts, Judge John Hodgman Rules
Jesse Thorn plays the bailiff on Judge John Hodgman. "I'm the guy who hosts the People's Court who's not Judge Wapner," says Thorn, "And I'm also sort of Roz from Night Court ."
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Happy 2013 Birthday to America's Best News Anchor Jon Stewart and ...
Today we offer a happy 51st birthday to one of the most genuine fake news guys on the air, the incomparable Jon Stewart, and a happy 70th to the very funny piano man, Randy Newman.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
As Olaf in Frozen
From his early days as a correspondent on The Daily Show to his breakthrough role as sweet compulsive liar Elder Cunningham in Broadway's The Book Of Mormon, Josh Gad has carved out a special place in comedy history.