This Week in Comedy: Comedy Central Buys ‘Chris Gethard Show’, Monty Python Reunites, and ‘Variety’ Is Gross
-Monty Python announced they’re reuniting for a stage show.
-We responded to Variety‘s godawful, despicable review of Sarah Silverman’s new standup special.
-Joel Hodgson is resurrecting MTS3K‘s Turkey Day this year with new interstitials and a curated marathon.
-We interviewed Chris Lilley about his new show Ja’mie: Private School Girl, Jason Woliner and Andrew Weinberg about Eagleheart, Jody Hill about Eastbound & Down, Kyle Kinane about his standup career, The Lucas Brothers about their new Fox ADHD show, and Sarah Silverman about her HBO standup special, which premieres tomorrow.
-Paul Rudd, John Goodman, and Jimmy Fallon are hosting the last SNL episodes of the year, with Timberlake as musical guest for Fallon’s Christmas show.
And here are your Top Five Web Comedy Videos of the Week:
The Onion – Hunger Games: Catching Fire Review
Rachel Bloom – “Chanukah Honey”
Sarah Silverman – “Diva”
JASH – “The Unhealthiest Man in the World (Podtoons #2)”
Funny Or Die – “XBox One vs. $500 Worth of Rice”