Jimmy Kimmel Ranks Bill Cosby’s Guilty Verdict In Donald Trump World
Jimmy Kimmel addressed today’s guilty verdict against America’s Dad/TV icon Bill Cosby which competed for headlines with President Donald Trump’s unhinged half-hour interview with Fox & Friends.
The day began with Trump celebrating First Lady Melania Trump's birthday. “That's right, on this day in 1970, Melania Trump was born in Slovenia,” he began.
Trump celebrated this morning with a “bonkers” 30 minute phone call to Fox & Friends – at the start of which he said he's… Read
Stephen Colbert Congratulates Donald Trump On Securing Kanye West Endorsement
Late night TV dined on President Donald Trump’s response to Kanye West’s week of love, which reached a fevered pitch Wednesday when West showed off his signed MAGA hat with 30 fire emojis.
“I think Kanye is lobbying for a job as Trump's new communications director,” Stephen Colbert speculated on Late Show.
At the height of the fever, West tweeted: "You don't have to agree with Trump but the mob can't make me not love him. We are both dragon energy. He is my… Read
Stephen Colbert Explains Donald Trump Tweets Brown-Nosing Michael Cohen, Blasting NYT
UPDATED with video: Stephen Colbert translated President Donald Trump’s wild weekend Twitter tirade about the New York Times report POTUS has, for years, mistreated his personal attorney Michael Cohen who he now fears might flip on him.
“The article seems to have gotten under Trump’s extremely loose skin,” Colbert explained of the NYT report, after FBI raided Cohen’s office, home and hotel room the FBI raided, scooping up a treasure trove of documents.
According to… Read
Dana Carvey Tells Conan About His George H.W. Bush Impression And Hearing From “41”
Dana Carvey was Conan O’Brien’s guest tonight and talked about doing his weekly impression of President George H.W. Bush, who then reached out to him, launching a decades-long friendship – in marked contrast to President Donald Trump’s reaction to Alec Baldwin’s Saturday Night Live impression of him.
“We had so many warm moments,” Carvey said. “It was a different time; it wasn’t scorched earth, angry politics.”
As Conan’s TBS late night show was about to start taping… Read
John Oliver Compares Donald Trump Administration To ‘Sharknado’
John Oliver began his HBO late night show with talk of yet another busy week for the Trump administration “the Sharknado of administrations in that they are spinning out of control, destroying everything in their path and will almost certainly eventually hire Tara Reid,” he said.
The week was dominated by the continuing fallout of the previous week's FBI raid on Trump’s longtime attorney Michael Cohen. And while no charges have been brought against him yet, there is… Read
Bill Maher Asks Michael Avenatti If He Will Run For Office
Update, with video Stormy Daniels' attorney Michael Avenatti is interested in running for office, or so it seemed on Friday night's Real Time with Bill Maher.
These days you can’t throw a dead cat without hitting an Avenatti TV appearance. The attorney shows up all over MSNBC and CNN, and has appeared on ABC’s The View and now Maher’s HBO late-night show. The celebrity lawyer is scheduled to be the guest of the Associated Press at the White House Correspondents… Read
Tina Fey Talks ’30 Rock’ Reboot Rumors With Jimmy Fallon
A 30 Rock reboot? Tina Fey addressed those recent rumors Thursday on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.
She acknowledged that the rumors began with her and a comment she made on the red carpet for her new Mean Girls musical.
“Here’s what I’ll say. So we were on the red carpet for the Broadway opening and someone was like, 'Would you ever do a "30 Rock" reboot?' And I was like 'Maybe …,'" Fey told Fallon.
“And a little bit of that is on me,” Fey told Fallon. “I must… Read
Jimmy Kimmel: ‘Scandal’ Marks First Time Show Ended Because World Jumped The Shark
UPDATED with more video: Scandal premiered in 2012, “back when the idea that a president would need a crisis manager seemed fantastic,” obsessed Scandal fan Jimmy Kimmel said at the top of his late-night show that followed the series finale. CAUTION: Spoiler Alert ahead.
“That is obviously not the case any more. Trump getting elected while you’re writing a fictional show about the White House really isn’t fair,” Kimmel said. “It’s like what would happen to Game of Thrones… Read
Samantha Bee Asks “Is Sean Hannity A Serial Killer?”
“Is Sean Hannity a serial killer? Samantha Bee asked on Full Frontal, as a screen behind her flashed: “Is Sean Hannity A Serial Killer? A Totally Real, Very Serious, Full Frontal Investigation.”
Normally, she said, she is not a fan of throwing together "a bunch of scary buzz words and out of context clips to support an outrageous conclusion"
"But, you know who does that all the time? Sean Hannity!" she said, describing his Fox News Channel show as an "hour long list of… Read
‘SNL’ Sets Amy Schumer & Tina Fey To Host Final Two Shows Of Season 43
Amy Schumer and SNL alum Tina Fey are set to host the final two Season 43 episodes of NBC’s Saturday Night Live on May 12 and 19, respectively. The booking marks Schumer’s second hosting gig and Fey’s sixth.
Both Schumer and Fey have big projects to plug: Schumer’s feature film I Feel Pretty hits theaters Friday, and Fey has the Broadway musical version of Mean Girls heading into Tony Award season. She wrote the book for the musical, based on the 2004 movie she wrote. SNL… Read
James Comey Delivers Stephen Colbert’s Third Biggest ‘Late Show’ Ratings Ever
Former FBI Director James Comey’s first late-night TV interview since being sacked by President Donald Trump clocked Stephen Colbert’s third highest Late Show overnight household ratings ever, behind only Colbert’s 2015 Late Show launch, and Donald Trump’s one and only visit to the show.
Comey’s sit-down nabbed a preliminary 3.5 household rating; then-candiate Trump’s visit, shortly after show’s launch in September of ’15, had clocked an initial 3.7 HH rating.
Will Trump… Read
Stephen Colbert Tells James Comey He Got Fired Because Mob Bosses Hate Being Investigated
UPDATED with video of full interview: Stephen Colbert wondered if fired FBI Director James Comey was surprised he got fired by President Donald Trump, as he and Comey drank wine and chatted on Tuesday’s Late Show [Watch full interview below].
“If you felt you were working for a mob boss, were you surprised you got whacked? Cause that’s what they do.” Colbert said, which we guarantee is not how George Stephanopopulos put the question when he got first crack at… Read