Tonight, Comedy Central premieres two new expermients, but unlike their counterparts, The Ben Show and Nathan For You find the funny with an impressively raw honesty. Ben Hoffman channels his humor through awkward ambition and self-insulting, while Nathan Fielder heads around the country consulting companies on how to improve themselves, with hilarious ideas that
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First up is a sneak peek from the forthcoming premiere (airing in February), which seems to pick up where the Season 3 midseason finale left off: with doomed brothers Daryl and Merle in the middle of an angry mob. But will Woodbury’s newest inhabitant Andrea intervene? You’ll have to press Play to find out.
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-- "Burn Notice's" Michael Westen (the newly engaged Jeffrey Donovan) is about to face off against an especially nasty baddie of the week: "CSI" and "The Event" alum José Zúñiga has been cast as a "sadistic" cocaine smuggler in this season's 11th episode. We have a feeling Michael Westen will be the one bringing the pain in the end. [TVLine]
-- Erinn Hayes ("Childrens Hospital") is replacing Sara Rue as a regular castmember of NBC's upcoming "Guys With Kids." Rue played the character of
The former Lost boss is HBO-bound to develop The Leftovers, Deadline reports, a new drama based on the 2011 novel by the same name. The project centers on a post-Rapture world and the people coping with having been left behind.
Lindelof will co-write and executive-produce the pilot with Leftovers author Tom Perrotta, and will also act as showrunner should HBO move forward with the series.
Details about the shows are pretty scarce. Jeselnik will star in an untitled weekly topical series. Schumer will star in an untitled sketch series that will feature “single-camera vignettes centered around a theme with Schumer playing heightened versions of herself.” Hoffman’s project has the most detail. His The Ben Show is a sketch/man-on-the-street hybrid where each week he’ll take “the viewers on a different life journey,
The New York Times reports that among the celebrities in attendance were filmmaker Jeffrey Katezenberg (who helped organize the fundraiser), Jack Black, Robert Downey Jr., Barbra Streisand and her husband James Brolin, Salma Hayek, Tobey Maguire and designers Diane Von Furstenberg and Trina Turk, in addition to Clooney and girlfriend Stacy Keibler, of course.
The total raised was nearly $15 million for the $40,000-a-plate dinner, about half of which came from the celebrity donors and the rest from the campaign sweepstakes held online for small contributions, which chose two donors at random to attend the event.
President Obama made a veiled reference to
Here's a sad and eye-opening article about a Shanghai fake-marriage market in which gay men and lesbians choose opposite sex partners to marry in order to placate their families. Barbra Streisand wants to, um, clarify her remarks about not wanting to appear on Glee: "When asked if I would ever appear on Glee, I should have said, ‘You never know.’ It was wrong to say, ‘Not if I can help it.’ What I meant was that I’ve been overwhelmed preparing for my performance on MusiCares, the Grammys, recording a new album, and starting a new movie. So I couldn’t take on any more work, and besides that, I wasn’t asked.” Below you can see Bryan Safi play wingman for his Infomania co-hort Ben Hoffman. Ben thinks the best way to pick up straight chicks is
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