This Week in Comedy: ‘The Late Late Show’ Gets a New Host

james_corden_lg-James Corden was revealed to be the new host of The Late Late Show, and we put together a video guide to introduce you to him.

-T.J. Miller talked to us about the craft of comedy at Just for Laughs.

-We found that Will Ferrell might play soft-core porn producer Russ Meyer in Russ & Roger Go Beyond.

-That Ghostbusters reboot will have female leads and might be directed by Paul Feig.

-We talked with Michelle Wolf about what it’s like balancing standup and writing for Late Night.

-Pete Davidson explained what it’s like being a rising standup at age 20.

-We unearthed a video of Chris Farley singing his heart out at Second City a year before joining SNL.

-Larry David will star in his own Broadway play, Fish in the Dark.

-Neal Brennan gave an update on Tracy Morgan on Late Night.

-Netflix said that “it’s only a matter of time” before a new season of Arrested Development.

-The Broken Lizard guys are developing a comedy for TBS.

-Greg Poehler’s NBC show ‘Welcome to Sweden’ was renewed for a second season.

-We highlighted the web videos of Matt Evans.

-We dove deep on Comedy Quest, the video game that lets you experience the bleak life of a struggling comic.

-Chris Lilley talked to us about his new HBO show Jonah From Tonga.

-Aaron McGruder’s new show ‘Black Jesus’ sparked controversy but we broke down the long history of comedic messiahs.

-‘This Week in Comedy Podcasts’ Scott Aukerman shared details about ‘Saved By The Bell’ and ‘Sharknado 2.’

Lonely Island movie is in the works with Judd Apatow.

And now your top five web videos of the week:

CollegeHumor: Don’t Make Me Hold Your Baby

Funny or Die: Modern Office with Christina Hendricks

UCB1: Juggalos: Are They a Gang?

BuzzFeed Yellow: What Men Are Really Saying When Catcalling Women

Funny or Die: OK Cupid’s Human Experiments

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