This Week in Comedy: ‘Ben and Kate’ and ‘Don’t Trust the B’ Canceled, Damon Hosts Kimmel, and a ‘Bored to Death’ Movie
– Matt Damon took revenge on Jimmy Kimmel by tying him up and hosting his show in front of him.
– A Bored to Death movie for HBO is officially happening.
– Key & Peele director Peter Atencio wrote a nice piece about fighting with Comedy Central to keep his show free of audience laughter.
– Lena Dunham went on Alec Baldwin’s podcast and other cool podcast stuff happened.
– The early ’80s ABC sketch show Fridays, starring Larry David and Michael Richards, is finally coming to DVD.
– Somebody is trying to make Girls into a reality show.
And here are your Top Five Web Comedy Videos of the Week:
Funny or Die – “The Screaming Pool”
UCB Comedy – “Facebook Focus Group”
Yahoo! Sketchy – “Birth Control on the Bottom”
Puddin’ – “Autograph”
TWIRI Sports – “Chris Rock: Eddie and Me”