Coming up right after the holiday season is what those in ‘the biz’ like to call ‘Awards Season.’ Practically the minute the New Years ball drops, we launch in the People’s Choice Awards (January 7th, CBS) and the Writers Guild Awards (February 14th) are notable award shows but two of the biggest are the Golden Globes […]
The stars came out on Saturday as the 30th Annual Television Critics Association Awards were handed out at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills. Host Terry Crews (“Brooklyn 99“) brought his A-game with enthusiasm and excitement and special guest Miss Piggy, who sang a song with him about being a television critic. While the awards are not televised […]
Louis C.K. tells tale of how he discovered a dead body floating in the East River this summer. Watch Louis on Tuesday’s “Letterman” show …
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Stand-up comedian-turned U.S. cable television star Louis C.K. was named the funniest person currently working in show business, according to a list released by Rolling Stone magazine on Thursday. The Emmy-winning comedian, whose given name is Louis Szekely, is the star, writer and executive producer of the comedy-drama “Louie” on cable […]
Red-hot comic Louis CK is taking a respite from producing his FX sitcom “Louie,” which means it won’t be seen again until 2014. Details …
Comedian Louis C.K. has reportedly recruited his buddy Jerry Seinfeld to appear on Season 3 of “Louie.”
June 28 is going to be a huge day for FX, as all of its planned summer comedies have been scheduled to start that Thursday night. Yes, all of them. Charlie Sheen‘s new comedy, “Anger Management,” will bow first at 9 pm Eastern with back-to-back episodes, followed by the season 2 premiere of “Wilfred” at […]
Comedian Jim Gaffigan is taking a page from the book of his comedy cohort Louis C.K.: Gaffigan will distribute his upcoming stand-up special, “Jim Gaffigan: Mr. Universe,” for $5-per-download on his website.
Louis C.K. is thriving — his standup gigs are packed, his hit FX show “Louie” is a critical darling, and his self-produced standup special, “Live at the Beacon Theater,” turned a very fast profit.
Here are the people who made us laugh the hardest in 2011, led by a man who loves to make canoes (in real life) and whose character has an unnatural love of breakfast foods.