This Week in Comedy: Harry Shearer May or May Not Be Leaving ‘The Simpsons’
–Harry Shearer announced that he is leaving The Simpsons after 26 seasons, but there’s still a chance he could sign on for another couple seasons.
-We went inside The Nightly Show with head writer Robin Thede.
-We watched an early Late Show episode in which Letterman “took the show to Tokyo.”
-Marc Maron took us on set of his IFC show Maron.
–We talked to writer Kay Cannon about Pitch Perfect 2.
-We took a look at the new Netflix series Grace and Frankie.
-We went back in time to remember the talent-stacked 90s sketch show The Edge.
-We broke down the best and worst of SNL with host Reese Witherspoon.
-Mindy Kaling’s second book Why Not Me? is out September 29th.
-We unlocked the Hitchcokian claustrophobia of Psychoville’s single-take bottle episode.
-This week in web videos we talked with Betsy Kenney and Dara Katz about their series Bounty Hunters.
-Judd Apatow, Amy Schumer, and more are hitting the road for a Trainwreck tour.
-This week in comedy podcasts, Andy Richter and Andy Daly were on Comedy Bang! Bang! and we reviewed more top podcasts.
Realistic Apple Watch Commercial
Scheer-RL — Mariah Carey w/ Kumail Nanjiani
John Zachary Townsend — For This I Thank Of You
AboveAverage — Sound Advice ft. Leighton Meester
LASH — If Women Played Video Games Like Men