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Chipotle Adds Three Latino Authors to 'Cultivated Thought' Series Chipotle Adds Three Latino Authors to 'Cultivated Thought' Series
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

Chipotle's “Cultivated Thought” series previously didn't include any Latino authors, but now they have added Julia Alvarez, author of 'How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents,' Paulo Coelho, author of 'The Alchemist,' and 'The Prince of Mist' and novelist Carlos Ruiz Zafrón.... (more...)
Chipotle Launches New Installment of “Cultivating Thought” Author Series on Cups and Bags Chipotle Launches New Installment of “Cultivating Thought” Author Series on Cups and Bags
by BWW News Desk - January 27, 2015

Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today announced the second installment of its 'Cultivating Thought' author series with 10 new and original essays written by influential writers, authors and thought leaders to be featured on its cups and bags. The series began in May 2014, in partnership with New ... (more...)
Sneak Peek - 'Gryzzlebox' Episode of NBC's PARKS & REC Sneak Peek - 'Gryzzlebox' Episode of NBC's PARKS & REC
by TV News Desk - January 26, 2015

On tomorrow night's episode of NBC's PARKS AND RECREATION titled 'Gryzzlebox,' Leslie and Ben suspect that Gryzzl is invading the privacy of Pawnee residents. Meanwhile April addresses the new Parks and Rec interns, while Tom helps Andy renegotiate a contract.... (more...)
MATT BRAUNGER: BIG, DUMB ANIMAL Premieres 2/6 on Comedy Central MATT BRAUNGER: BIG, DUMB ANIMAL Premieres 2/6 on Comedy Central
by TV News Desk - January 22, 2015

Braunger's second one-hour stand-up special, “Big, Dumb Animal,” was filmed at The Bell House in Brooklyn. In front of a live audience, Braunger delves into why being 39 is lamer than being 40, the absurdity of a quiet Jägerbomb, why his hometown of Portland is too nice of a place, and what it is to... (more...)
Comedy Dynamics President Brian Volk-Weiss to Lead Panel at SF Sketchfest Comedy Dynamics President Brian Volk-Weiss to Lead Panel at SF Sketchfest
by BWW News Desk - January 22, 2015

Comedy Dynamics President Brian Volk-Weiss is confirmed to lead the first ever industry panel at SF Sketchfest. Titled Building Your Comedy Brand & Finding the Right Partner and moderated by Rob Baedeker (Kasper Hauser), the panel also includes Katie Levine (Nerdist), John Reichmuth (Kasper Hauser),... (more...)
Matt Braunger's BIG, DUMB ANIMAL Debuts 2/6 on Comedy Central Matt Braunger's BIG, DUMB ANIMAL Debuts 2/6 on Comedy Central
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2015

Matt Braunger comes crashing through the woods in his return to Comedy Central in the world premiere of "Matt Braunger: Big, Dumb Animal" on Friday, February 6 at Midnight ET/PT. Braunger's second one-hour stand-up special, "Big, Dumb Animal," was filmed at The Bell House in Brooklyn. In front of a ... (more...)
KYLE KINANE: I LIKED HIS OLD STUFF BETTER Premieres 1/23 on Comedy Central KYLE KINANE: I LIKED HIS OLD STUFF BETTER Premieres 1/23 on Comedy Central
by TV News Desk - January 14, 2015

Kyle Kinane returns to Comedy Central in the world premiere of “Kyle Kinane: I Liked His Old Stuff Better,” debuting on Friday, January 23 at Midnight ET/PT. For fans that can't wait for Kinane's new material, the special will be available on January 20 on CC: Stand-Up Direct.... (more...)
Tom McCaffrey's ADVENTURES IN COMEDY Coming to Streaming Platforms, 2/20 Tom McCaffrey's ADVENTURES IN COMEDY Coming to Streaming Platforms, 2/20
by BWW News Desk - January 13, 2015

To quote Shakespeare, “The film Adventures In Comedy ain't your grandma's chronicle of stand-up comedy!' This unique comedy feature film delves deep into the adversities that all comedians face on their roller coaster journey towards fame. Comedy Dynamics will release Adventures In Comedy via most v... (more...)
FOX Picks Up Sixth Season of BOB'S BURGERS FOX Picks Up Sixth Season of BOB'S BURGERS
by TV News Desk - January 08, 2015

FOX has renewed BOB'S BURGERS for a sixth season, ordering 22 additional episodes of the Emmy Award-winning animated series, it was announced today by Dana Walden and Gary Newman, Chairmen and CEOs, Fox Television Group.... (more...)
VIDEO:  Watch Chris Pratt in JURASSIC PARKS & RECREATION Mash-Up! VIDEO: Watch Chris Pratt in JURASSIC PARKS & RECREATION Mash-Up!
by TV News Desk - January 07, 2015

Thanks Mom Productions has turned to Youtube to share their clever mashup of Chris Pratt's Andy Dwyer on NBC's Parks and Recreation and Chris Pratt as Owen in the Jurassic World trailer.... (more...)
Welcome to Broadway- The 10 Biggest Debuts of 2014 Welcome to Broadway- The 10 Biggest Debuts of 2014
by BWW Special Coverage - January 02, 2015

It was a big year for Broadway newbies! From young newcomers to seasoned Hollywood stars, Broadway welcomed many new faces to the family in 2014. Many earned critical acclaim, a brand-new fanbase, and some even walked away with Tony nominations (and awards)! Below, BroadwayWorld celebrates just a... (more...)
Scoop: PARKS AND RECREATION on NBC - Tuesday, January 6, 2015 Scoop: PARKS AND RECREATION on NBC - Tuesday, January 6, 2015
by TV Scoop - December 19, 2014

Get all the scoop on PARKS AND RECREATION, airing on NBC on Tuesday, January 6, 2015!... (more...)
VIDEO: First Look - Trailer for Farewell Season of NBC's PARKS & RECREATION VIDEO: First Look - Trailer for Farewell Season of NBC's PARKS & RECREATION
by TV News Desk - December 18, 2014

Below, check out the trailer for the farewell season of NBC's PARKS AND RECREATION. The season premieres on JAN 13 at 8/7 on NBC.... (more...)
Comedy Dynamics Announces Partnership with SF Sketchfest Comedy Dynamics Announces Partnership with SF Sketchfest
by BWW News Desk - December 18, 2014

New comedy channel Comedy Dynamics is happy to announce its first partnership with SF Sketchfest. In addition to being a major sponsor, (along with Funny or Die, SF Weekly and others), Comedy Dynamics will also be represented on the ground by President Brian Volk-Weiss, who will be a featured paneli... (more...)
Netflix to Premiere Comedy Special ILIZA SHLESINGER: FREEZING HOT, 1/23 Netflix to Premiere Comedy Special ILIZA SHLESINGER: FREEZING HOT, 1/23
by TV News Desk - December 15, 2014

Netflix ?has announced that it will exclusively premiere Freezing Hot, comedian Iliza Shlesinger's sophomore stand-up special and follow-up to her wildly acclaimed War Paint (currently on Netflix) on Friday, January 23, 2015 ?in all territories where the service is available.... (more...)
VIDEO: Seth Rogen and James Franco Guest on Comedy Central's KROLL SHOW VIDEO: Seth Rogen and James Franco Guest on Comedy Central's KROLL SHOW
by TV News Desk - December 12, 2014

On the Comedy Central's THE KROLL SHOW, PubLIZity star Liz has a very important job interview with Seth Rogen and James Franco.... (more...)
Comedy Central Announces Premiere Dates for New and Returning Series Comedy Central Announces Premiere Dates for New and Returning Series
by TV News Desk - December 09, 2014

Grab a blanket and a cuddle buddy and get ready for the #1 brand in comedy's winter schedule! The new year brings all-new seasons of "Workaholics" and "Broad City," the third and final season of "Kroll Show" and new series including "The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore,"... (more...)
Comedy Central to Debut ROBERT KELLY: LIVE AT THE VILLAGE UNDERGROUND, 1/9 Comedy Central to Debut ROBERT KELLY: LIVE AT THE VILLAGE UNDERGROUND, 1/9
by TV News Desk - December 08, 2014

Robert Kelly returns to Comedy Central in the world premiere of ROBERT KELLY: LIVE AT THE VILLAGE UNDERGROUND, debuting on Friday, January 9 at Midnight ET/PT.... (more...)
VIDEO: Final Season of Comedy Central's THE KROLL SHOW to Premiere 1/13 VIDEO: Final Season of Comedy Central's THE KROLL SHOW to Premiere 1/13
by TV News Desk - December 02, 2014

It's the culmination of the "Kroll Show" as the critically-acclaimed sketch-uational Comedy Central® series, starring Nick Kroll and his cast of characters, debuts its third and final season on Tuesday, January 13 at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT.... (more...)
NBC Sets Premiere Date for PARKS AND RECREATION's Final Season NBC Sets Premiere Date for PARKS AND RECREATION's Final Season
by TV News Desk - December 01, 2014

In the first TV event of the new year, NBC is giving its landmark comedy “Parks and Recreation” a sendoff that will maximize the show's cultural impact. The seventh and final season of this critically-acclaimed and beloved series will begin Tuesday, Jan. 13with back-to-back episodes (8-9 p.m. ET/PT)... (more...)
Segerstrom Center Welcomes Aziz Ansari Tonight Segerstrom Center Welcomes Aziz Ansari Tonight
by BWW News Desk - November 26, 2014

Fans of live stand-up comedy will have added reason to give thanks as popular actor and comedian Aziz Ansari comes to Segerstrom Center with two hilarious shows on the eve of Thanksgiving, tonight, November 26 at 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. in the Renee and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall.... (more...)
Jon Hamm to Return to NBC's PARKS AND RECREATION Jon Hamm to Return to NBC's PARKS AND RECREATION
by TV News Desk - November 21, 2014

Entertainment Weekly writes that Jon Hamm will return as National Parks worker 'Ed' in this season of NBC's PARKS AND RECREATION.... (more...)
Segerstrom Center to Welcome Aziz Ansari Later This Month Segerstrom Center to Welcome Aziz Ansari Later This Month
by BWW News Desk - November 06, 2014

Fans of live stand-up comedy will have added reason to give thanks as popular actor and comedian Aziz Ansari comes to Segerstrom Center with two hilarious shows on the eve of Thanksgiving, Wednesday, November 26 at 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. in the Renee and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall.... (more...)
John Oliver, Bruce Springsteen, Jon Stewart & More Raise $6M at 8th Annual STAND UP FOR HEROES John Oliver, Bruce Springsteen, Jon Stewart & More Raise $6M at 8th Annual STAND UP FOR HEROES
by BWW News Desk - November 06, 2014

Presented by the New York Comedy Festival, the 8th Annual Stand Up for Heroes, a night of comedy and music, returned last night to a sold-out crowd at the Theater at Madison Square Garden to raise more than $6 million in support of post-9/11 injured service members, veterans and their families throu... (more...)
Jimmy Fallon, Kevin Hart & More Among All-Star Line Up for Seinfeld's COMEDIANS IN CARS GETTING COFFEE, Returning Today Jimmy Fallon, Kevin Hart & More Among All-Star Line Up for Seinfeld's COMEDIANS IN CARS GETTING COFFEE, Returning Today
by TV News Desk - November 06, 2014

Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, the popular award-winning Web series created by and starring Jerry Seinfeld, will return to Crackle and ComediansInCarsGettingCoffee.com for a fifth season today, November 6th.... (more...)






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