Comedian Joe Pera Talks Inspiration Behind Adult Swim Short-Form Series ‘Joe Pera Talks With You’ & Providing Comfort Through Low-Key Comedy

A New Yorker his early ’30s, Joe Pera has risen to critical acclaim over the last number of years, on the strength of a comedic voice that is all his own. A viral sensation known for his slow-moving, subdued delivery … Read more…

New Distributor Rainmaker Takes Global Rights to David Tennant and Michael Sheen Lockdown Comedy ‘Staged’

New distributor Rainmaker Content has secured global rights excluding the U.K. to BBC One lockdown comedy “Staged,” starring David Tennant and Michael Sheen. Launching on BBC One today, the Infinity Hill and GCB Films Production six part series is written … Read more…

Amazon Prime India Makes Biggest Movie Acquisition To Date With Amitabh Bachchan-Ayushmann Khurrana Comedy ‘Gulabo Sitabo’

Amazon Prime Video India has made its biggest movie acquisition to date in the shape of Amitabh Bachchan and Ayushmann Khurrana comedy Gulabo Sitabo. The Hindi-language comedy will launch exclusively on the streaming service on June 12 and will be … Read more…

Film News Roundup: Kaniehtiio Horn Romantic Comedy ‘Tell Me I Love You’ Lands at Vision Films

In today’s film news roundup, romantic comedy “Tell Me I Love You” finds a home; the Canadian government gives COVID-19 relief funding to the Canada Media Fund and Telefilm Canada; and the cancelled Sun Valley Film Festival gives out awards. … Read more…

Film News Roundup: Kaniehtiio Horn Romantic Comedy ‘Tell Me I Love You’ Lands at Vision Films

In today’s film news roundup, romantic comedy “Tell Me I Love You” finds a home; the Canadian government gives COVID-19 relief funding to the Canada Media Fund and Telefilm Canada; and the cancelled Sun Valley Film Festival gives out awards. … Read more…

Alana Thompson slams Mama June’s weight and parenting during stand-up comedy routine after troubled star’s crack arrest

ALANA Thompson slammed Mama June’s weight and her controversial parenting during a stand-up comedy routine on Friday night’s episode of their WE TV series. The Here Comes Honey Boo Boo star, 14, ripped her estranged mom apart during tonight’s Mama … Read more…

Listen: Cedric the Entertainer on Being Friends With a Trump Supporter, Endorsing Joe Biden and a ‘Kings of Comedy’ Reunion

(Editor’s note: The interview with Cedric the Entertainer took place at the production offices of is sitcom “The Neighborhood” several days before social distancing and self-quarantine became the norm. Less than a week later, CBS TV Studios and producers shut … Read more…

Greg Davies reveals ‘candid anonymous chats’ with psychotherapists for new comedy

Greg Davies has revealed details of a new planned comedy show about a “dysfunctional psychotherapist”, saying he had some “candid chats” with those in the profession for his research – anonymously, of course. Entertainment News – Latest Celebrity & Showbiz … Read more…

‘Delilah’ Comedy Pilot Starring Jessica Rothe Not Going Forward At HBO Max, Shopped By Kapital Entertainment

EXCLUSIVE: WarnerMedia’s HBO Max streaming platform has opted not to proceed with Delilah, its half-hour comedy starring Jessica Rothe, from Aaron Kaplan’s Kapital Entertainment and Sharon Horgan and … news entertainment – BingNews BEST ENTERTAINMENT UPDATE:

‘Baywatch’ star Alexandra Daddario on her new dark comedy — and her Italian family’s secrets

Alexandra Daddario arrives to our cover shoot dressed in an oversized turtleneck, with Joan Didion’s “Slouching Towards Bethlehem” tucked under her arm. Her haunting blue eyes dance around the studio in New York’s Little Italy neighborhood. Despite blockbuster roles in … Read more…

China’s Phoenix Entertainment Buys Italian Body-Positivity Comedy ‘Sweeties’

Chinese distributor Phoenix Entertainment Group has bought all China rights to the Italian comedic drama “The Sweeties” from Germany-based Media Luna New Films. The movie is the second feature from … news entertainment – BingNews BEST ENTERTAINMENT UPDATE:

China’s Phoenix Entertainment Buys Italian Body-Positivity Comedy ‘Sweeties’

Chinese distributor Phoenix Entertainment Group has bought all China rights to the Italian comedic drama “The Sweeties” from Germany-based Media Luna New Films. The movie is the second feature from director Francesco Ghiaccio and stars Valeria Solarino, Vinicio Marchioni and … Read more…

‘Alternatino’ Star Arturo Castro’s Comedy Got Political After Families Were Separated At The Border

HuffPost SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating over … Read more…

Wendy Williams’ Last Comedy Show Was Cancelled Because Of This ‘Unforeseen Circumstance’

Source: Supplied by WENN.com / WENN Wendy Williams was excited to embark on her comedy tour, Wendy Williams & Friends: For the Record… UMM HMMM!, but unfortunately her tour was full of cancellations instead of laughs. Many of the scheduled shows … Read more…

TV News Roundup: Jenny Slate’s Netflix Comedy Special Sets October Premiere

In today’s TV news roundup, Jenny Slate’s first Netflix comedy special “Stage Fright” premieres Oct. 22, and Netflix also releases the first trailer for its upcoming comedy “Living with Yourself,” out Oct. 18.  DATES Jenny Slate‘s first full-length comedy special … Read more…

The Tribeca Film Festival Celebrates ‘In Living Color,’ A Pioneer of Black Sketch Comedy

The Tribeca Film Festival celebrated the 25th anniversary of In Living Color, a pioneering comedy sketch show created by filmmaker Keenen Ivory Wayans in the 90s. The show, which spoofed celebrities, politicians, and cultural moments from 1990 – 1994 on … Read more…

‘‘Fear And Loathing’ Is A Romantic Comedy’ Says Director Terry Gilliam | PeopleTV

PeopleTV SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of … Read more…

Today in Movie Culture: How Jordan Peele Transitioned From Comedy to Horror, Nicolas Cage in ‘Avengers: Endgame’ and More

Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture: Filmmaker in Focus: With Jordan Peele’s sophomore feature, Us, hitting theaters this weekend, Vulture looks at the filmmaker’s career as he seamlessly jumped from being a … Read more…

‘Seinfeld,’ ‘Curb’ and ‘Borat’ All Led to ‘Larry Charles’ Dangerous World of Comedy’

HOLLYWOOD, California—Larry Charles calls his new Netflix show the “culmination” of his life’s work. The four-episode documentary series, titled Larry Charles’ Dangerous World of Comedy, finds the 62-year-old writer and director on a global mission to figure out what makes … Read more…

Comedian Phoebe Robinson called out comedy clubs for allowing sexual predators to perform in a take-no-prisoners Instagram video

Comedian Phoebe Robinson called out comedy clubs for allowing sexual predators to perform in a take-no-prisoners Instagram video After the #MeToo movement uncovered sexual harassment and abuse allegations against dozens of powerful men, many wondered how these accusations would affect … Read more…