Comedy Central

Seth Meyers: 'If ever a trap was tailor-made for Trump, it's a perjury trap'

Late-night hosts on Monday discussed Donald Trump’s lawyers’ attempts to avoid a sit-down with Robert Mueller and the former White House adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman’s new book.<p>Seth Meyers<p>NBC’s Seth Meyers zeroed in the president’s legal defense strategy.<p>He began: “President Trump’s staffing …

Donald Trump

Judith Light Loved Having A Dog Named After Her In ‘Broad City’

Emmy-nominated actress Judith Light has accomplished a lot in her career, but one of her most unusual highlights is having a dog named after her in …

Broad City

'Conan' to Cut Music Performances When TBS Show Shifts to Half-Hour Format

Producer and music booker Roey Hershkovitz will leave the show after the change<p>“Conan” is doing away with musical performances when it switches to a …

Comedy

Merrill Markoe, Megan Koester to Debut Podcast ‘The Indignities of Being a Woman’ (EXCLUSIVE)

A new comedy podcast about feminism from the minds and mouths of Merrill Markoe and Megan Koester is coming to Audible, <i>Variety</i> has learned …

Streaming

Late-night ratings, August 6-10, 2018: ‘Late Late Show’ ticks up

“The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” took a minor hit in the late-night ratings for the week of August 6. The NBC series fell one-hundredth of a …

The Late Late Show

Amazon Prime Video review: How does Amazon’s streaming service stack up against Netflix?

Amazon Prime Video represents outstanding value, especially when purchased as part of a wider Prime subscription<p>The best thing about Amazon Prime …

Product Reviews

My worst moment: 'Veep's' Sam Richardson talks about getting left on the cutting room floor

More than a workplace comedy about a small ad agency, Comedy Central’s “Detroiters” is an ode to the doofy friendship between Sam Richardson and Tim Robinson, who are the show’s co-creators and co-stars and real-life best buds.<p>“We’re just a couple of dum-dums who love each other so much,” …

Comedy

Washington D.C.'s Unite the Right Rally Is a Flop & Leo Deblin Comes to the Rescue - The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (Video Clip)

watch full episode<p>The Daily Show with Trevor Noah<p>Washington D.C.'s Unite the Right Rally Is a Flop & Leo Deblin Comes to the Rescue<p>Clip8/13/2018<p>Only …

Trevor Noah

10 things I wish I knew before I started renting an apartment

My roommate and I didn't spend a lot of time apartment hunting or researching for places or areas to live when we first decided we wanted to move in together. The four weeks that we spent looking for places were pretty quick because we thought we knew exactly what we wanted and when we wanted …

Comedy

‘The Daily Show’s’ Ronny Chieng Wants to Destroy Asian Stereotypes in Comedy

The star of ‘International Student’ and ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ talks about this summer’s Asian comedy boom and owning Fox News host Jesse Watters.<p>WEST …

Comedy

'Crazy Rich Asians' sit-down, bye Issa Rae, and Comedy Central spotting

ATLANTA- As "Crazy Rich Asians" prepares to hit the big screen, several members of the cast sat down with the A-Scene's Francesca Amiker to talk …

Comedy

11 'Friends' Series Finale Moments That Still Hold Up 14 Years Later

It's hard to believe, but it's been over 14 years since <i>Friends</i> aired its final episode. <i>14 years</i>! Back then, George W. Bush was still in the first …

TV

How old is Jack Whitehall, is his character in Disney's The Jungle Cruise gay, and who's his ex-girlfriend?

JACK Whitehall, known as the posh boy of comedy, is one of the UK's top comedians thanks to his meteoric rise to fame.<p>He is best known for the TV …

Celebrity (UK)

TV highlights: ‘Gordon Ramsay’s 24 Hours to Hell and Back’ finale

<i>(All times Eastern.)</i><p><b>Burden of Truth</b> (CW at 8) Joanna and Billy suspect the steel mill owner is responsible for the barrels, but can’t make the allegations stick.<p><b>MasterChef</b> (Fox at 8) The top 12 compete to perfectly break down a halibut.<p><b>American Pickers</b> (History at 9) Frank goes looking for vintage …

TV

How Jordan Peele Reluctantly Took on The Twilight Zone

The latest <i>Variety</i> cover story paints Jordan Peele as one of Hollywood’s busiest producers. Peele’s MonkeyPaw production company has six television …

Entertainment

Go Away With ... Ronny Chieng

Comedian Ronny Chieng makes his movie debut in "Crazy Rich Asians," where he portrays wealthy investment banker Edison Cheng. "This is my first film project, so I don't have anything to compare it with," says Chieng, 32, who's based out of New York. "But the cast got along really well. One of the …

Flavors

Omarosa Drops a Secret White House Mixtape - The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (Video Clip)

Ronny Chieng reacts to former Trump aide Omarosa Manigault-Newman's decision to release her secretly taped conversations with Chief of Staff John …

Trevor Noah

The Middle spin-off with Sue Heck gets pilot order at ABC

<i>The Middle</i> fans won't be missing the Heck family on-screen for long!<p>Just three months after the series wrapped up after nine seasons on ABC, the …

Television (UK)

Three Shows to Watch This Week

<i>What’s your mood? What’s your taste? Do you like “</i><i>It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia</i><i>” or “</i><i>Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt</i><i>”? The Times TV critic Margaret Lyons has recommendations below on what you should tune into this week.</i><p><b>I Want Short Episodes</b><p><b>‘Marching Orders’<br>When to watch:</b> Now, on Netflix<p>This …

TV

Spike Lee - "BlacKkKlansman" and Fighting the Rise of Racism in the Trump Era - Extended Interview - The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (Video Clip)

watch full episode<p>The Daily Show with Trevor Noah<p>Spike Lee - "BlacKkKlansman" and Fighting the Rise of Racism in the Trump Era - Extended …

Comedy

The Daily Show With Trevor Noah: Ears Edition by Comedy Central on Apple Podcasts

Name<p>Description<p>Released<p>Price<p>1<p>CleanOmarosa Drops a Secret White House Mixtape | Spike Lee<p>Former Trump aide Omarosa Manigault releases two of her …

Humor

South Park is still our most consistently fair political satire

On its 21st anniversary, let’s look back at South Park’s legacy of being one of the few satires not afraid to go after the “good guys.”<p>Let’s start …

South Park

Ireland's Salty Dog Pictures Headed to Bedrock

Dublin-based Salty Dog Pictures to provide overseas animation services for Warner Bros. Animation ‘Flintstones’ spinoff, ‘Yabba Dabba Dinosaurs!’

Animation

‘Bachelor In Paradise’ Live Stream’: How To Watch ‘Bachelor In Paradise’ Online

<i>The Bachelorette</i> may be over, but <i>Bachelor In Paradise</i> is just getting started!<p>The fifth season of the beloved reality series premiered last week on …

Bachelor in Paradise

All the Times Black People (Actually) Infiltrated the Ku Klux Klan

You've seen the Chappelle skit and maybe even the new Spike Lee movie, but these IRL cases are even crazier.<p><i>This story was published in partnership with the Marshall Project. Sign up for their newsletter.</i><p>A black member of the Ku Klux Klan? Sure, as a comedy routine. Think Cleavon Little in <i>Blazing</i> …

Jerry Lee Lewis

Jeff Ross Presents Roast Battle - Roast Battle II: L.A. Regionals, Pt. 1

Comedians go head to head in a battle of insults at the Los Angeles Comedy Store, the birthplace of Roast Battle, to determine who will go on to …

Los Angeles

What to Watch: Elementary Apparates, Quake Rising, Andi Mack and More | TVLine

03:00<p>A<br>• M<p>Comedy Central App<p>Ronny Chieng: International Student<p><b>Series premiere</b> (all seven episodes): The <i>Daily Show</i> correspondent stars in this comedy …

TV

Is Netflix the new king of stand-up comedy?

<i>Programming note: Watch CNN's Original Series, "The History of Comedy</i><i>," Sundays at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Uncensored episodes of this CNN Original Series are available via CNNGo.</i><p><b>(CNN) —</b> For fans of stand-up comedy, this decade has been a dream come true.<p>That's because more stand-up is available to watch …

Comedy

Awkwafina Comes Home

The rapper and actress Nora Lum appears in two summer blockbusters, but she still feels like a scrappy hustler from Queens.<p>On a recent drizzly morning, Nora Lum, the rapper, actress, and TV personality better known as Awkwafina, walked into Brooklyn Standard, the vegetarian deli in Greenpoint where …

Middle School

‘Trump Broke The Presidency. It's Time To Get Rid Of The Job Altogether.’

So, the Democrats have got some wacky ideas right about now.<p>Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez -- whom Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez says …

U.S. Politics