Conan O’Brien gathered some of his former colleagues from his days as a writer on The Simpsons to talk about their experiences writing for the show.
Community and Mad Men star Alison Brie is the guest on the latest episode of Paul F. Tompkins’ web series Speakeasy.
Patton Oswalt improvised this 8-minute-citizen-filibuster about Star Wars for this week’s episode of Parks and Recreation.
Was this stunt where Aubrey Plaza tried to steal Will Ferrell’s Comedic Genius Award at the MTV Movie Awards of her own doing or was is more MTV Movie Awards planned chaos? We may never know (or care).
College Humor produced this sketch about Batman starring comedians Patton Oswalt, Pete Holmes, and Matt McCarthy.
Laughspin gathered ten of Jonathan Winters’ funniest television moments to remember him by after his death last week.
Showtime will air Richard Pryor: Omit The Logic a film that “chronicles Pryor’s life from his troubled youth in Peoria, Illinois, to his meteoric rise as one of the most respected comic actors of the 20th century” on Friday, May 31.
Funny or Die produced a full-length Steve Jobs biopic starring Justin Long called iSteve that is now available to watch online.
Patton Oswalt posted this message on his Facebook page in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings.
Louis CK did an AMA on Reddit today to promote the release of his new stand-up special Oh My God.
Bill Cosby was once again a guest on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and once again, he was hilarious.
Cable channel IFC announced they have a slew of comedy projects in development, including shows from Chris Gethard and Garfunkel & Oates.
Seth Rogen becomes the worst person in the world in this new video from Funny or Die.
Splitsider collected all nine promotional posters for the new season of Arrested Development.
The latest episode of Paul F. Tompkins’ web series Speakeasy features the comedian interviewing Rob Delaney.
Comedy Central has released two new sketches (One, Two) from the upcoming Inside Amy Schumer.
Zach Galifianakis’s Between Two Ferns returned with its Oscar Buzz Edition (part one and part two). Joining Galifianakis in this episode is a star-studded group of Oscar nominees: Jennifer Lawrence, Naomi Watts, Christoph Waltz, Anne Hathaway, Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper, Jessica Chastain, and Sally Field.
The UCB Theater in New York has announced some changes in their policies towards stand-up comedians in order to try to reach a compromise after the debate about paying performers.
Bill Burr was on Conan this week and shared his hilarious thoughts about Oprah Winfrey’s interview with Lance Armstrong.
Huffington Post Comedy shared Philly’s own Doogie Horner’s Things to Say During Sex flowchart in celebration of Valentine’s Day.
The Laugh Button created this rundown of all the 2013 TV comedy pilots.
Watch Paul F. Tompkins and Maya Rudolph cover Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes.
The 200th episode of the Comedy Bang Bang podcast is available as a video to watch online.
The Chris Gethard Show is on a quest to climb to the top of the iTunes podcast charts.
Chris Gethard is also the subject of this week’s episode of Modern Comedian where he talks about what doing The Chris Gethard Show means to him.
Will Ferrell worked in character as an usher named Ted Vagina at a Laker’s game this week. Why? Apparently just for fun.
Splitsider put together this list of the 82 best comedies currently streaming on Netflix. Go ahead, waste some time!
Rolling Stone released their list of the 50 Funniest People Now placing Louis CK at number one.
The internet has been a hotbed of debate recently after Facebook posts from comedian Kurt Metzger criticized the UCB Theater for not paying performers on their weekend shows.
Matt Besser and Ian Roberts discuss how and why they started the UCB theatre in New York, the UCB philosophy, and the economics of the theatre in this bonus episode of the improv4humans podcast.
NBC has picked up a multi-camera sitcom from stand-up and Saturday Night Live writer John Mulaney. Seth Meyers said it best via Twitter; this is “great news for people who like funny things.”
Huffington Post Comedy did some 30 Rock research to bring us Liz Lemon’s Life Lessons for Ladies.
Splitsider asked comedy bookers in New York and Los Angeles to help them rank the Top 10 Up-and-Coming Comedians on Each Coast (former Philadelphia comedian Josh Rabinowitz is listed at number eight in New York, congrats, Josh!)
The AV Club started their new series SketcHistory this week with a breakdown of “Dalai Lama” and “Monk Academy,” from Mr. Show’s season four episode “It’s Perfectly Understandishable”. The new series promises to “get the story behind some of our favorite comedy sketches from the people who made them.”
Have you ever wondered what some comedy superstars were doing when they hit the quarter-century mark? Splitsider compiled this list of 50 comedians at age 25.
Paul F. Tompkins has started to release clips from his live show at Largo on his website. The first features Maya Rudolph getting a visit from her future son.