09:27 AM EDT 09/01/2015
Originally posted 08/31/2015 12:25PM
Saturday Night Live is getting a new, fresh face.
Jon Rudnitsky, a 25-year-old stand-up comedian from New Jersey, will join the cast of the NBC show for season 41, according to Variety.
NBC said in a statement that Rudnitsky, who appeared in the Just for Laughs festival in Montreal this year, will join the sketch comedy show as a featured player, NBC News reports.
Originally posted 08/06/2015 05:20PM
Legendary comedian John Candy came across as sweet and goofy in his many films, and daughter Jen Candy says his onscreen persona matched up pretty closely with the man himself.
Originally posted 07/28/2015 08:00PM
Nepotism usually works the other way around.
But when it came time to cast actors to play his parents on his new Netflix comedy Master of None, Aziz Ansari found no one who could do the job better than his own mother and father.
"I found my father to be uniquely funny in the role. [And] no one else felt like my real mom," Ansari told reporters of his mother, Fatima, and father, Shoukath, at a Television Critics Association panel at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills on Tuesday.
Originally posted 07/24/2015 01:40PM
Wow doesn't model and mother of 2-year old Lymée, Ymre Stiekema look amazing in this @nlvogue shoot! Check out the Bugaboo Journal (link in bio) to read our interview with the real-life Bugaboo Runner. #runfree #bugaboorunner #bugaboo #style #fashion A photo posted by Bugaboo HQ (@bugaboohq) on Jul 21, 2015 at 6:51am PDT
Originally posted 07/23/2015 04:30PM
Amy Schumer gives awesome new meaning to the phrase "having a blonde moment."
Originally posted 07/20/2015 02:45PM
Amy Schumer famously speaks her mind, whether skewering sexism or roasting celebrities from Bill Cosby to Kim Kardashian to Al Roker.
Originally posted 07/10/2015 04:50PM
Kevin Hart is a lean, mean, running machine.
Originally posted 07/07/2015 11:40AM
At the 2015 Glamour Women of the Year Awards in June, Amy Schumer was candid about her weight ("I'm probably like 160 lbs.") – and her ability to "catch a d---" – in a notably potty-mouthed acceptance speech. And she'd proudly proclaim it all over again.
Originally posted 06/29/2015 12:00PM
Not long after her mother died suddenly from a fall, the comedian was diagnosed with cancer in both breasts. Notaro, 44, recalls thinking at the time: "After everything that had happened, I have cancer?"
On July 17, Netflix's documentary Tig gives an inside look at what else what running through Notaro's mind during one of the most trying – and strangely amusing – periods of her life.
"As soon as I was diagnosed, everything came over me as funny," she adds in PEOPLE and Entertainment Weekly's exclusive First Look trailer. "I love stand-up so much. I wanted to do it one more time."
Amy Schumer Defends Herself After Critics Call Her Humor Racially Insensitive: 'I Am Not Going to Start Joking About Safe Material'
Originally posted 06/29/2015 08:50AM
Amy Schumer is standing by her humor despite claims that her comedy about race may be insensitive to some.
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