Emmys 2019: ‘Saturday Night Live’ totally dominates guest acting categories and has many ‘SNL’ alums among all nominees

Emmys 2019: ‘Saturday Night Live’ totally dominates guest acting categories and has many ‘SNL’ alums among all nominees It is another strong year of Emmy nominations for “Saturday Night Live,” furthering its streak as the most nominated program in television history, now at the nearly unbeatable 270. This year, “SNL” ...

Will Ferrell movies: 12 greatest films ranked from worst to best

Will Ferrell movies: 12 greatest films ranked from worst to best Happy 52nd birthday to the funny and talented Will Ferrell on July 16, 2019! After getting his comedy start with The Groundlings, Ferrell was hired as a performer on “Saturday Night Live,” a job he ...

Will Ferrell movies: 12 greatest films, ranked worst to best, include ‘Elf,’ ‘Anchorman,’ ‘Talladega Nights’

Will Ferrell movies: 12 greatest films, ranked worst to best, include ‘Elf,’ ‘Anchorman,’ ‘Talladega Nights’ Happy 52nd birthday to the funny and talented Will Ferrell on July 16, 2019! After getting his comedy start with The Groundlings, Ferrell was hired as a performer on “Saturday Night Live,” a job he ...

Emmy Predictions for Variety and Reality: It’s a Battle Between Trump Bashers, Reality Warriors and Rock Stars

Emmy Predictions for Variety and Reality: It’s a Battle Between Trump Bashers, Reality Warriors and Rock Stars The Emmys’ variety and reality categories are in many ways the timeliest categories, and yet also the most unchanging. In the variety field, you’ll find late-night comedians like Stephen Colbert, ...

David Fincher Will Direct Gary Oldman in a Citizen Kane Biopic

Director David Fincher has found his next film project and this is one he’s been trying to get made since the late 90s after he made The Game. The film will star Gary Oldman and it will tell the story ...

‘Edgar Allan Poe’s Snifter Of Terror’: First Look At Lush New Art For Ahoy’s Boozy Comic

‘Edgar Allan Poe’s Snifter Of Terror’: First Look At Lush New Art For Ahoy’s Boozy Comic The legacy of Edgar Allen Poe is, no surprise, a weird one. The author of The Raven remains a household name almost 170 years after his mysterious death but somehow Poe’s most enduring literary ...

Brian Tyree Henry charmingly slurs about Sam Cooke in new Drunk History clip

On this week’s Drunk History, Derek Waters welcomes Brian Tyree Henry—star of Atlanta, Mvp of the new Child’s Play movie, and generally charming human being—to the couch to drunkenly retell the story ...

Adam McKay (‘Succession’) could snag Best Drama Directing because the Emmys love A-listers

Adam McKay (‘Succession’) could snag Best Drama Directing because the Emmys love A-listers Though it may seem like a slam-dunk for “Game of Thrones,” the Emmy race for Best Drama Directing could have an interesting spoiler in the mix: Adam McKay, who’s in the running this year for HBO’s new ...

‘Saturday Night Live’ is gunning for its first-ever Emmy three-peat

‘Saturday Night Live’ is gunning for its first-ever Emmy three-peat Last year, “Saturday Night Live” won its second straight Best Variety Sketch Series Emmy, marking the first time it took home back-to-back statuettes. And now it’s going for another first: a ...

Drunk History: 10 Best Celebrity Guest Stars, Ranked

Everyone knows the best way to learn history is with a side of alcohol, and if some talented actors can get involved then all the better. Comedy Central's Drunk History (adapted from host Derek ...

Water Cooler: Is This A Disappointing Summer For Movies? Godzilla, Toy Story 4, Mib: International, Shaft, Letterkenny, Dark, Chernobyl, Rocketman, The Substitute, Drunk History, Battlebots & BedJet 3

Water Cooler: Is This A Disappointing Summer For Movies? Godzilla, Toy Story 4, Mib: International, Shaft, Letterkenny, Dark, Chernobyl, Rocketman, The Substitute, Drunk History, Battlebots & BedJet 3 On the June 18, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall, weekend editor Brad Oman, senior writer Ben Pearson and writer ...

Amy Sedaris, Fred Armisen on the Art of Creating Short-Term Characters

Amy Sedaris, Fred Armisen on the Art of Creating Short-Term Characters Few disciplines are as tough to shine in as sketch comedy. Often, being funny isn’t often enough. What makes a sketch resonate comes down to the characters. But while sitcoms build arcs over seasons, ...

Corporate Renewed for Third and Final Season at Comedy Central

Comedy Central is getting out of business with soul-crushing multinational conglomerate Hampton DeVille. The cable network on Monday announced that Corporate — one of TVLine’s Peak TV Treasures — has ...

Emmy spotlight: Casey Wilson (‘Black Monday’) will not be ignored as the ferocious, delightfully devilish Tiff

“Black Monday” is Showtime‘s outrageous new comedy that depicts the hilarious, yet tragic tale leading up to the worst stock market crash in the history of Wall Street. With an all-star cast led by ...

John Legend and Tiffany Haddish Join Guest Star List for IFC Variety Show ‘Sherman’s Showcase’

IFC’s quest to be the network with the most fictional TV shows now has more material to show for it. On Friday, it unveiled the first full look at “Sherman’s Showcase,” a new series from Diallo Riddle ...

Emmy spotlight: ‘Broad City’s’ perfectly written finale should receive all the comedy awards

Emmy spotlight: ‘Broad City’s’ perfectly written finale should receive all the comedy awards Knowing that “Broad City” would be coming to a close this year brought a lot of anticipation as to what the finale would hold for the program’s beloved characters. What we, as an audience, ended up ...

The Other Two Is the Comedy Dark Horse We're Rooting for at the 2019 Emmys

Comedy Central is a bit of an Emmys juggernaut when it comes to the variety series categories thanks to shows like Key & Peele, Drunk History, Inside Amy Schumer, and The Daily Show, but the network ...

‘Drunk History’: Derek Waters on Building from Truth and Being Wowed by Evan Rachel Wood

‘Drunk History’: Derek Waters on Building from Truth and Being Wowed by Evan Rachel Wood Derek Waters built “Drunk History” as a means to share true stories with a wider audience. “The reason I like it is we’re expanding how to tell stories and also making the world of history bigger,” ...

IndieWire Consider This Fyc Brunch – Watch the Whole Event

IndieWire Consider This Fyc Brunch – Watch the Whole Event On May 21, Terry Crews hosted the inaugural IndieWire Consider This Fyc Brunch, where top talents in the TV industry gathered at Liaison in Hollywood to discuss, frankly, how to make really incredible ...

IndieWire Consider This Fyc Brunch: TV Creators Reveal How to Build Creative Trust

One of the vital parts of making TV is having a certain amount of clarity in storytelling. From the writing of individual episodes to the relationships with cast to the environment on set, building ...

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