Gilbert Gottfried, Russel Peters, Janeane Garofalo, Matthew Broderick, Aasif Mandvi, Rob Riggle, Cedric the Entertainer, Chris Kattan, Lewis Black and Doug Stanhope all appear in a documentary about comedy after 9/11..
Today is Brodie Stevens Day in Los Angeles.
Ricky Gervais tells us what happens to the dog in Season 3 of After Life
Sebastian Maniscalco’s cooking show gets a second season, but it sounds stretchier…and will have Whitney Cummings and Bobby Lee.
Joe Rogan says Kanye West wanted to redesign his studio.
Bob Saget vs. Car Seat Headrest.
The Coronavirus forces SXSW to cancel. Natasha Leggero cancels a show so she can stay home with her child during the Coronavirus warnings. The Kids In The Hall are Back! Kevin Hart teaches us about money. Johnny Mac is still sticking up for Larry the Cable Guy, if that’s even his real name! Little Mac wonders if his dad knows who Sam Morill is. But fans of The Office should drop everything and google David Brent Rob Locke for a great Ricky Gervais related laugh.
Johnny Mac gives you some tips about attending comedy festivals. Ricky Gervais picks a charity on behalf of a beer he found tasty. Jeff Foxworthy did not say the things you think he did.
My favorite story today is a bizarre report that Dave Chappelle was not involved in a shooting that didn’t happen at all, and wasn’t at his house. Um, OK. Ricky Gervais has a date for S2 of Afterlife. Will Ferrell’s new idea sounds funny plus has Pierce Brosnan. Pete Davidson is coming to Netflix.
Huzzah, the comedy gods responded to my prayers and once again there is comedy news! Ricky Gervais got off some good lines that are still funny even when it’s Johnny Mac delivering them. Meanwhile, Trump misses the joke that Larry David was making.
ABC did a lost job promoting a Richard Pryor special. Tina Fey gets a new show. Plus news from Jim Gaffigan, Ricky Gervais, Adam Sandler and Kevin Hart.
Johnny Mac takes a second look at an interview Ricky Gervais did with The Hollywood Reporter and love’s Ricky’s POV on people being offended, and the marketing of comedy.
Ricky Gervais responded to the haters via twitter. Larry David has good advice that was ignored by the New York Jets GM. Ronnie Chieng gives me a reason to use #YangGang.
Dave Chappelle’s Mark Twain Awards special aired and we learned a few things. Aziz Ansari told a great story about Dave and Magic Mushrooms. Will Chappelle’s show ever return? Meanwhile, Ricky Gervais comments on the Golden Globes reaction.
We follow Ricky Gervais to the afterparty, then to the streets, then check the ratings and then find out if he’s a Vegan. Meanwhile, George Lopez twitter trends but not in the good way. Stephen Merchant teams up with BBC and Amazon.