John Oliver: Donald Trump Hits Omelette Bar After Declaring National Emergency
John Oliver's Last Week Tonight made its raucous return to HBO on Sunday night after a three-month hiatus, quickly bringing viewers up to speed on all the news the show had missed:
– Every single person is now running for President
– Jeff Bezos told us all to keep an eye out for his dick pic
– The President has been very busy.
Among Trump’s accomplishments of the past few months, he famously posed for a feast of 300 hamburgers, or as he put it in a tweet "over 1,000… Read
Bill Maher Likens Nitpicking Of Oscar Best Picture Field To Undermining Of 2020 Democratic Field: “Let’s Not Eat Our Own” – Update
UPDATED with video. Bill Maher closed a fairly by-the-book episode of HBO’s Real Time with an inspired anti-P.C. monologue linking leftist criticism of 2020 Democratic presidential candidates with attacks on this year’s Oscar Best Picture nominees for various sociopolitical reasons.
“This time, let’s not eat our own,” Maher suggested about the Democratic hopefuls, referencing the undermining of Hillary Clinton in 2016 by many Democrats. With the early field of candidates… Read
Jimmy Kimmel Retires Ben Affleck Batsuit To The Rafters Ending Dark Knight Reign
The Bat Torch has been passed: Ben Affleck, confirming yet again that he will not return to the screen as Batman, saw his Bat Cape officially retired to the rafters of Jimmy Kimmel Live! last night.
Promoting his upcoming Netflix film Triple Frontier, Affleck was surprised with the cape during his Kimmel appearance. JKL regular Guillermo Rodriguez, dressed as Robin (or, as Rodriguez called him, “Robert”), brought out Affleck’s cape and cowl – which mysteriously had… Read
‘SNL’ Promo: Don Cheadle Plays Buddy Cop With Alex Moffat
Don Cheadle warms up for his Saturday Night Live hosting debut with some promo playacting alongside SNL‘s Alex Moffat. In a parody of ’70s buddy cop dramas, the Black Monday star and the SNL player don the blues, chomp some donuts, high-five and fire off a round or two, all without so much as a smidgen of real authority.
“You said whoever hosts the show gets to run security,” a gullible Cheadle tells Moffat.
“No,” says TV’s best Eric Trump impersonator. “I was just… Read
D.L. Hughley Wants Terry Crews As First Guest On TV One Late-Night Show; Blasts Floyd Mayweather – TCA
D.L. Hughley wants Terry Crews to be the first guest on his new late-night show for TV One to talk about his #MeToo experience.
Hughley came to TCA on Wednesday to talk about The D.L. Hughley Show, launching in March.
Asked who he would like to be his first guest, he did not hesitate: “First person I’d like to talk to: Terry Crews.”
Hughley has made headlines for his remarks about Crews’ #MeToo experience. A couple weeks ago, Crews hit back at the comedian during an… Read
Jordan Klepper Reacts To Being Arrested While Filming New Comedy Central Show At Protest In Atlanta – Update
UPDATED with Klepper’s Instagram post: Jordan Klepper has a criminal record. The Daily Show alum and former host of The Opposition was arrested this morning in Atlanta while filming for his upcoming new Comedy Central series at a protest about undocumented students, Deadline has confirmed.
Klepper was shooting at a Board of Regents meeting in the Georgia Capitol Building when he and others we ordered to leave. When they didn’t, members of the group were busted by the… Read
David Spade To Host New Late-Night Show For Comedy Central – TCA
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah is getting a new companion late-night show, hosted by David Spade. The announcement was made today at TCA.
The yet-to-be-titled new nightly series will air at 11:30 PM following The Daily Show on Monday through Thursday nights starting later this year. It will feature Spade’s signature take on the pop culture news of the day. The show will include a rotating group of Spade's comedian and celebrity friends, while also incorporating field… Read
Samantha Bee Announces Second Not the White House Correspondents’ Dinner
Hamberders will be served at Samantha Bee’s second Not the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, an event set to air Saturday, April 27, opposite the actual (and non-funny) White House Correspondents’ Dinner.
“I promised myself I'd never do another one of these,” Bee says in a new promo for the event (watch it above), “but someone's gotta roast that motherf*cker and if they won't do it, I will.”
Last November, the White House Correspondents' Association announced that its… Read
‘SNL’: ‘Women of Congress’ Unites Ensemble To Take On The World
They’re not the Avengers or the Justice League – but they do wield super powers. They are – The Women of Congress.
Saturday Night Live brought together its ensemble of talented women to mimic the unity of the State of the Union. These avengers, however, were fighting an arch-enemy duly elected by the people – President Donald Trump.
As the bit noted, “First they were women, and then they were fed-up women, now they are the women of Congress.
Watch as Halsey, Cecily… Read
‘SNL’: “Them Trumps” Head To State Of The Union, But Will They Get There?
“Them Trumps” (“from the producers of Empire”) returned to Saturday Night Live this week just in time to weigh in on Donald Trump’s State of the Union address.
Kenan Thompson returned as Darius Trump, his Lucious Lyon/Trump hybrid, with his team (wife Malika, played by Leslie Jones), Darius Jr (Chris Redd) and L’evanka (Ego Nwodim), who are headed with Halsey’s presidential advisor in the limo to the Capitol to deliver the speech.
Discussion ensue about concerns over… Read
‘Saturday Night Live’ Cold Open Mocks Jeff Bezos and His “Small Potatoes” Manhood
After a roller-coaster week in politics, including President Donald Trump’s second State of the Union address, Saturday Night Live had an abundance of material for this weekend’s cold open. But before briefly touching on Trump’s speech, the show kicked off with a look at Amazon owner Jeff Bezos’ skirmish with National Enquirer corporate boss David Pecker.
In a take on Meet the Press, the panelists debated the size and color of what Bezos’ penis might look like in nude… Read
‘Real Time’: No Support For Trump Supporter Jack Kingston On Maher Show
Update, with video… Jack Kingston can’t seem to find a friendly spot since getting the boot from CNN. First the Trump surrogate was rebuked by Ari Melber on MSNBC for calling Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez as "a 29-year-old coffee barista," and tonight on HBO’s Real Time With Bill Maher he seemed to have been called a racist by one guest and dismissed as a paid mouthpiece by another.
Kingston, the conservative former congressman from Georgia-turned-former CNN pundit (his… Read