The legendary actor told Trevor Noah that guest-hosting the show made him realize it wasn't what he wanted after all.
The actress says that she was fired from the animated series after "talking too much" in the writers' room.
The Hollywood veteran opens up about the cancellation of his Comedy Central show, stand-up's MeToo reckoning and his history of dating famous women.
Obama said the message behind the “defund the police” movement has to be more clearly conveyed to the American people to gain more support.
The 'Daily Show' host explained that the real problem with mail-in ballots isn't fraud. It's something a lot more simple.
Tosh.0 has become the latest Comedy Central live-action series to come to an end as the ViacomCBS network makes a hard pivot to adult animation. The show created and hosted by comedian Daniel Tosh will end after its upcoming 12th season. ViacomCBS and Tosh plan to shop the series to other networks and digital platforms. […]
EXCLUSIVE: It was revealed tonight during Deadline's Emmy season virtual screening of Comedy Central's Drunk History that the Derek Waters-Jeremy Konner series will not be moving forward with a seventh season, originally ordered last summer. The series' sixth -- and now final -- season, which wrapped its run on Aug. 6, 2019, is up for three […]
Kenya Barris explained why the controversial episode was pulled by ABC two years ago.
Beavis and Butt-Head are returning to TV. Comedy Central announced Wednesday that the world's favorite slacker teens are getting a reimagining at the cable network courtesy of original series creator Mike Judge. Comedy Central has ordered two seasons of the show as part of a new animation deal with Judge and 3 Arts Entertainment. The […]
Beavis and Butt-Head are back, moving from a Gen X to Gen Z world and from MTV to Comedy Central. An expansive deal Comedy Central has inked with series creator Mike Judge and 3 Arts Entertainment calls for a reimagined version of MTV's seminal, Gen X-defining adult animated sitcom Beavis and Butt-Head, which has received […]
Stewart discussed the removal of Confederate statues and those who believe, in doing so, we are erasing history.
Carlson accused Wallace of trying to “keep the outrage going” after the NASCAR driver was found not to be a target of a hate crime when a noose was found in his garage stall.
Both Trump and the crowd itself became fodder for comedy after the rally in Tulsa failed to live up to expectations.
Amid multiple social media allegations against Chris D'Elia, women spoke to The Times about encounters with the stand-up comic and TV actor.
Comedy Central has nabbed animated series Jodie, a spinoff of MTV’s iconic Daria, with Tracee Ellis Ross voicing the main character and executive producing. The series, from creator and head writer Grace Edwards and MTV Studios, will be paired with Comedy Central's flagship series, South Park. This is the first major move in a programming […]
Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Trevor Noah and Lights Out with David Spade will cease production due to the coronavirus outbreak, the cable network said Friday. The tentative plan is to return at month's end. “Our top priority is the safety of our guests and staff," a Comedy Central spokesperson said today. "Beginning Monday, […]
Quibi and Comedy Central are bringing back comedy series “Reno 911!” for a seventh season after a decade off the air.The revival, which was announced on Friday, will be produced by Quibi and Comedy Central Productions. Creators Robert Ben Garant, Kerri Kenney-Silver and Thomas Lennon will all be returning to write and star in the new season.Danny DeVito is also attached to executive produce, along with Peter Principato of Artists First, Michael Shamberg and Stacey Sher of Jersey Television. More cast will be announced at a later date.“Reno 911!” ran for six seasons of Comedy Central from 2003 to 2009, and followed the shenanigans of the Reno Sheriff’s Department.“RENO 911! holds a special place in our hearts, and it will be a delight to get the original cast back together for ‘re-boot goofin.’ Hopefully Nick Swardson can still roller skate,” Lennon said. “Quibi’s short format seems custom made for our show.”“We are very excited to partner with Ben, Kerri and Tom, three of the most gifted multi-hyphenates in comedy, to bring more of their iconic series RENO 911! to the world,” Sarah Babineau and Jonas Larsen, Comedy Central’s co-heads of Original Content, said. “Fans demanded this for a long time and Comedy Central Productions and Quibi are thrilled to help answer that kind of 911 call.”“I couldn’t say it better than Sarah and Jonas, and I for one will sleep soundly knowing ‘RENO 911!’ is back on the beat keeping our streets safe once again,” Doug Herzog of Quibi said.Quibi launches on April 6, 2020.Read original story Quibi Partners With Comedy Central on ‘Reno 911!’ Revival At TheWrap
As more and more billionaires attack Elizabeth Warren's proposed wealth tax, Steve Ballmer is more than willing to pay his fair share.
“South Park” took a shot at Harvey Weinstein in its latest episode, a week after the disgraced movie mogul was mocked by a comedian at a New York comedy club, where he made an appearance.In Wednesday’s episode, “Tegridy Farms Halloween Special,” Randy Marsh starts hallucinating after he smokes tainted weed that was laced with chemicals by his daughter, Shelly, who tried to destroy his marijuana crops. The altered pot makes him see scary images, including a zombie Winnie the Pooh (a reference to an earlier episode that was critical of China). He then calls the police to tell them he is being raped by Weinstein.At the end of the episode, Randy wakes up a few days later and realizes that none of it was real until he finds a used condom in the trash.Also Read: HBO Max Lands 'South Park' Reruns in Massive $500 Million Streaming DealLast week, a confrontation between Weinstein and Zoe Stuckless, an actor-playwright, who objected to his presence at an event for actors ended with Stuckless — not Weinstein — being ejected.Stuckless and several women attending the event called out Weinstein for appearing at the speakeasy-style event hosted by Actor’s Hour at the Downtime Bar in Manhattan’s Lower East Side. Stuckless questioned why Weinstein — the disgraced movie mogul who will soon face trial on five criminal counts, including rape and predatory sexual assault — was welcomed.“Nobody’s going to say anything? Nobody’s really going to say anything?” Stuckless said, according to video taken at the event. “I’m going to stand four feet from a f–ing rapist and nobody’s going to say anything?” Another woman who performed at the event, comedian Kelly Bachman, told TheWrap she was booed for calling out Weinstein during her comedy set.Also Read: 'South Park' Already Roasted LeBron James Over His Response to Daryl Morey's China TweetIn her set, video of which was posted on Twitter, Bachman referred to Weinstein as “the elephant in the room” and “Freddy Krueger.” She was met with a few boos and someone in the audience can be heard telling her to “shut up.”Amber Rollo, another comedian who attended the event, said a friend of Weinstein’s called her a c– when she objected to his presence.Actor Michael Torello, who was present last week, and at an Actor’s Hour event a few weeks ago, said he saw Weinstein at both events. He said a comedian also called out Weinstein at the earlier event.Read original story ‘South Park’ Mocks Harvey Weinstein Following Public Reemergence At TheWrap
Sean Hayes will serve as Roast Master of Comedy Central's previously announced roast of Alec Baldwin in September, the network announced today. "It's always been my dream to roast a Hollywood legend," Hayes said, "so when they asked me to roast Alec Baldwin I said 'close enough'." The Baldwin roast is set to tape on […]
UPDATED with Klepper's Instagram post: Jordan Klepper has a criminal record. The Daily Show alum and former host of The Opposition was arrested this morning in Atlanta while filming for his upcoming new Comedy Central series at a protest about undocumented students, Deadline has confirmed. Klepper was shooting at a Board of Regents meeting in the Georgia Capitol Building when he and others we ordered to leave. When they didn't, members of the group were busted by the…