Bill Hader, Jonah Hill, Nick Kroll, Natasha Leggero, Jeff Ross, and Sarah Silverman will join roastmaster Seth Rogen in Comedy Central’s James Franco roast, the network says.
Stephen Colbert’s “song of the summer” special was either a real-life corporate tiff over Daft Punk or the most elaborately-planned — and funniest — corporate cross-promotions in memory.
Seth Rogen and James Franco got blazed together plenty in “Pineapple Express.” And now Rogen is going to help roast Franco on Comedy Central.
Eccentric actor James Franco is the latest celebrity to be “honored” by becoming a Comedy Central Roastee. The multi-tasking star and modern-day Renaissance man will give the as-yet-unnamed roasters plenty of material to work with, considering his lengthy, unusual resume ranges from actor, director, soap star and uninspired Oscars host, to college student and author. […]
TV is making history…drunk history that is. What started as a Funny or Die skit has become a full-fledged television series with tonight’s premiere of “Drunk History” at 10/9c on Comedy Central. Hosted by co-creator Derek Waters, “Drunk History” offers a tipsy take on history, complete with inebriated narrators and famous actors playing intoxicated versions […]
Dave Chappelle is making his most substantial return to stand-up comedy with a one-month tour for Funny Or Die.
“The Colbert Report” expanded to an hour Wednesday night for an appearance by Paul McCartney, who sang five songs and sat for an interview with Stephen Colbert. Watch the whole show right here …
British-born funnyman John Oliver proved himself a worthy substitute for Jon Stewart when he made his debut Monday night as Stewart’s summer replacement on Comedy Central’s “Daily Show.” Watch …
Jon Stewart handed over the keys to his “Daily Show” kingdom to contributor John Oliver Thursday night, as Stewart embarked on an eight-week hiatus. Watch …
Jon Stewart is starting a summer-long break from anchoring “The Daily Show,” but it will be no holiday. He’ll be in the Middle East making his first movie.