Kevin Pollak has a brand new documentary premiering at the Tribeca Film Festival next week called Misery Loves Comedy, which takes a closer look at every comedian's need to connect with audiences in the spirit of "misery loves company." Pollak interviewed over 60 comics and actors for the film like Maria Bamford, Jimmy Fallon, Larry David, Amy Schumer, Tom Hanks, Jim Gaffigan, and Steve Coogan. Ahead of the film's theatrical release next Friday (it's also out today on iTunes and Amazon), check out a sneak peek of Marc Maron musing on the "horrendous hurricane of bullshit" comedians put to use onstage, then watch another clip of Judd [...]
Jerrod Carmichael is headed to NBC this August in his new comedy The Carmichael Show, which premieres after Mr. Robinson on Wednesday, August 5th a 9:30pm. NBC released the first sneak peek at the semi-autobiographical series this week, which also stars David Alan Grier, Loretta Devine, Lil Rel Howery, and Amber Stevens. Check it out above.
Try to contain your excitement, because Comedy Central's Roast of Justin Bieber finally airs tonight at 10:00pm. In the meantime, check out some sneak peeks from the roast below featuring Hannibal Buress, Natasha Leggero, Shaquille O'Neal, roastmaster Kevin Hart, Martha Stewart, and more:
Portlandia's season 5 finale airs this Thursday, and among the special guests is Paul Reubens, who plays an attorney tasked with defending the rights of weirdos everywhere. Watch the full episode this Thursday at 10:00pm on IFC.