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Sinbad Returning to The Orleans Showroom in JanuarySinbad Returning to The Orleans Showroom in January
by BWW News Desk - December 18, 2014

Stand-up comedian and actor Sinbad returns to The Orleans Showroom with his unique comedic storytelling and wit January 30 and 31. (more...)


VIDEO: Dick Van Dyke Talks Sexy Photo Shoot with Mary Tyler Moore on CONANVIDEO: Dick Van Dyke Talks Sexy Photo Shoot with Mary Tyler Moore on CONAN
by TV News Desk - December 18, 2014

Legendary performer Dick Van Dyke stopped by TBS's CONAN and explained how he had been hoodwinked into donning some S&M togs by famed photographer Annie Leibovitz. (more...)


VIDEO: First Look - Trailer for Farewell Season of NBC's PARKS & RECREATIONVIDEO: 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 SketchfestComedy 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 panelist at the 14th Annual Festival. Other highlights of SF Sketchfest include: A Tribute to This is Spinal Tap creators Christopher Guest, Michael McKean, and Harry Shearer, 'Weird Al' Yankovic in conversation with the Nerdist Chris Hardwick and a Newsradio 20th Anniversary cast reunion. (more...)


VIDEO: JON STEWART Rips Fox News for Jay-Z 'Former Crack Dealer' CommentVIDEO: JON STEWART Rips Fox News for Jay-Z 'Former Crack Dealer' Comment
by TV News Desk - December 18, 2014

Jon Stewart really went after Fox News last night for Sean Hannity and Fox Nation labeling the successful artist Jay-Z as a "former crack dealer." (more...)


LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS Monologue Highlights - 12/17LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS Monologue Highlights - 12/17
by TV News Desk - December 18, 2014

Below check out 'Late Night with Seth Meyers' monologue highlights from last night's broadcast (more...)


VIDEO: Jimmy Kimmel Helps Audience Member Propose to Girlfriend on KIMMELVIDEO: Jimmy Kimmel Helps Audience Member Propose to Girlfriend on KIMMEL
by TV News Desk - December 18, 2014

On last night's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE, under the guise of playing 'Hollywood Boulevard Scavenger Hunt' with audience member Sandra, the host helps a man propose. (more...)


VIDEO: Stephen Wraps Up COLBERT REPORT with Memorabilia Yard SaleVIDEO: Stephen Wraps Up COLBERT REPORT with Memorabilia Yard Sale
by TV News Desk - December 18, 2014

On last night's COLBERT REPORT on Comedy Central, host Stephen Colbert got rid of nine years' worth of memorabilia from The Report in the most American way possible. (more...)


VIDEO: James Corden Gets Advice from Craig Ferguson on LATE LATE SHOWVIDEO: James Corden Gets Advice from Craig Ferguson on LATE LATE SHOW
by TV News Desk - December 18, 2014

On last night's LATE LATE SHOW, James Corden gets some advice from Craig Ferguson, for whom he will soon take over the reins of the CBS talk show. (more...)


Final COLBERT REPORT Airs TonightFinal COLBERT REPORT Airs Tonight
by TV News Desk - December 18, 2014

Truthiness be told, the Nation will bear witness as Stephen hosts the final episode of THE COLBERT REPORT, set to air tonight, December 18 at 11:30 p.m. ET/PT. (more...)


Amused Moose Piccadilly to Welcome Alex Zane, Wendy Wason and More, Jan 16Amused Moose Piccadilly to Welcome Alex Zane, Wendy Wason and More, Jan 16
by BWW News Desk - December 17, 2014

On Friday 16 January 2015, Amused Moose Piccadilly brings comedy to the swishest venue in town at Soho's Sanctum Hotel. Hosted by Alex Zane (Rude Tube, Balls of Steel, and MTV host), Abandoman featuring Rob Broderick (multi-award winners), Jim Campbell (AmusedMoose LaughOff finalist), Wendy Wason (NBC's Last Comic Standing) and Stephanie Laing (emerging comedy 'must-see'). (more...)


The Clown School Partners with Second City Hollywood for Clowning Level 1 Class, Beginning 2/7The Clown School Partners with Second City Hollywood for Clowning Level 1 Class, Beginning 2/7
by BWW News Desk - December 17, 2014

Beginning Saturday, February 7, 2015, The Clown School and Second City Hollywood will be kicking off a second Clowning Level 1 class at Second City's training center in Hollywood, taught by The Clown School's seasoned performer and instructor Zachary Steel. The two companies first teamed up to teach this introductory class back in September of this year; the incredible success of which has lead the companies to collaborate on a second Level 1 offering. (more...)


The Second City Coming to Kingsbury Hall, 1/17The Second City Coming to Kingsbury Hall, 1/17
by BWW News Desk - December 17, 2014

Chicago's legendary sketch and improv comedy theatre returns to Kingsbury Hall with 'The Second City Hits Home' a new show featuring hilarious sketches, songs, and improvisation about Salt Lake City as well as material from the famed Second City archives. This is a must see night of comedy featuring some of Chicago's brightest comedy stars in a special one-night-only engagement. (more...)


VIDEO: Host Amy Adams Promos This Week's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVEVIDEO: Host Amy Adams Promos This Week's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE
by TV News Desk - December 17, 2014

Amy Adams hosts Saturday Night Live with musical guest One Direction on Saturday December 20, 2014. Check out the promo for this week's show below! (more...)


VIDEO: Christoph Waltz Explains Austrian 'Krampus' Holiday Tradition on TONIGHTVIDEO: Christoph Waltz Explains Austrian 'Krampus' Holiday Tradition on TONIGHT
by TV News Desk - December 17, 2014

Christoph Waltz and Jimmy discuss the difference between Austrian and U.S. holiday traditions and Waltz explains the meaning of 'Krampus' to Jimmy. Check out the appearance below! (more...)


VIDEO: Jimmy Fallon & Justin Timberlake Revisit Summer Camp with Third Eye Blind's 'Jumper'VIDEO: Jimmy Fallon & Justin Timberlake Revisit Summer Camp with Third Eye Blind's 'Jumper'
by TV News Desk - December 17, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, Jimmy Fallon and guest Justin Timberlake are kids at Winnipesaukee summer camp, singing 'Jumper' by Third Eye Blind. Check out the sketch below! (more...)


VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Ellen DeGeneres Stops by CONAN With Holiday GoodiesVIDEO: Sneak Peek - Ellen DeGeneres Stops by CONAN With Holiday Goodies
by TV News Desk - December 16, 2014

In a clip from tonight's CONAN on TBS, Ellen DeGeneres makes a surprise appearance and doles out goodies to CONAN's studio audience. Watch below! (more...)


Flappers Comedy to Present JOKES FOR THE JEWS, 12/24Flappers Comedy to Present JOKES FOR THE JEWS, 12/24
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2014

Flappers Comedy Club and Restaurant will present Jokes for the Jews, a comedy show for anyone who feels passed over on Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24 at 8:00 PM. Tickets are $12.00. (more...)


VIDEO: First Look - Watch Promo for Comedy Central's THE NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMOREVIDEO: First Look - Watch Promo for Comedy Central's THE NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMORE
by TV News Desk - December 16, 2014

THE NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMORE premieres January 19th at 11:30 pm ET/PT after 'The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.' (more...)


VIDEO: Stephen Takes on Himself in Heated Torture Debate on COLBERT REPORTVIDEO: Stephen Takes on Himself in Heated Torture Debate on COLBERT REPORT
by TV News Desk - December 16, 2014

On last night's THE COLBERT REPORT, Stephen dismisses America's use of torture as a natural result of the fog of war, but Stephen disagrees. Check out the clip below! (more...)


VIDEO: Seth Rogan Talks North Korea's Outrage Over His New Film THE INTERVIEW on 'Colbert'VIDEO: Seth Rogan Talks North Korea's Outrage Over His New Film THE INTERVIEW on 'Colbert'
by TV News Desk - December 16, 2014

On last night's THE COLBERT REPORT, guest Seth Rogen talked about North Korea's outrage over 'The Interview' and the film's adorable depiction of Kim Jong-un. Watch the appearance in full below! (more...)


Christopher Titus Releases New Comedy SpecialChristopher Titus Releases New Comedy Special
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2014

Coming off his fifth special “Voice In My Head,” where Titus detailed his biggest screw-ups, including his hilarious early days in entertainment aka his first job as Darth Vader for children's birthday parties, Titus now brings to live audiences his newest one-man comedy special, “The Angry Pursuit of Happiness”. 'The Angry Pursuit of Happiness' is being hailed by critics as his best performance to date. (more...)


VIDEO: Watch Emily Blunt and John Krasinski Prank JIMMY KIMMELVIDEO: Watch Emily Blunt and John Krasinski Prank JIMMY KIMMEL
by TV News Desk - December 16, 2014

Jimmy Kimmel and his wife Molly have a beloved holiday tradition with neighbors John Krasinski and Emily Blunt - they play pranks on each other. This year John and Emily got Jimmy multiple times. (more...)


Matt Iseman Appears at Comedy Works Landmark Village, Now thru 12/20Matt Iseman Appears at Comedy Works Landmark Village, Now thru 12/20
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2014

Matt Iseman is a medical doctor (originally from Denver) who left his practice to become an unabashedly happy, extraordinarily enthusiastic stand-up comedian in search of a happy ending. (more...)


Sunda Croonquist to Headline Tropicana Las Vegas Laugh Factory, 12/22-28Sunda Croonquist to Headline Tropicana Las Vegas Laugh Factory, 12/22-28
by BWW News Desk - December 15, 2014

Actress / comic / television personality Sunda Croonquist brings her hilarious, flavorful, “kosher soul food” to the New Tropicana Las Vegas Laugh Factory for a weeklong engagement beginning Monday, December 22nd . Joining Croonquist during the six-day, 12-show residency (venue dark on Thursday, December 25) will be her Jewish Life TV talk show (“James & Sunda”) co- host writer/ comedian James Harris and veteran comedy performer Jeff Altman. Shows are scheduled daily at 8:30pm & 10:30pm and for reservations, go to:www.laughfactory.com/clubs/las-vegas/. (more...)




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