While "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart" has been hitting the media hard for its election coverage, "The Colbert Report" has been taking a more absurdist approach to political satire.
A few years ago -- an eternity on the Internet timeline -- online video was the Wild West. The occasional gunslinger would come along and challenge the current sheriff, achieving viral success.
Even before "The New Normal" aired a single episode, the NBC sitcom found itself in some controversy with a Salt Lake City Peacock affiliate and conservative watchdog groups.
"Last Resort" pilot takes place almost entirely on a submarine, with Daisy Betts' character Grace Shepard as its lieutenant.
Getting the part of Walt Jr. on AMC's Emmy-catnip "Breaking Bad" was eye-opening for the 20-year-old RJ Mitte. For starters, this was Mitte's first major industry job -- a show about chemistry…
Nominees include "The Colbert Report," "The Daily Show," "Jimmy Kimmel Live," "Real Time With Bill Maher" and "Saturday Night Live."
Changing cadre of on-air talent keeps 'Daily Show' cutting-edge
This year's Emmy battle for top comedy series is an insta-classic: old vs. new.
Podcasting, whatever the product, has afforded comics a new form of creative expression -- one that distills their voice down to its purest form. And that artistic clarity is in high demand.
Joe Mande was never much good at anything but comedy. Right out of college, he got a suit-and-tie job at a high-end optical store his cousin owned in New York. Though Mande trained as a salesperson…
After years of sharing crazy stories onstage, Moshe Kasher agreed to try something different with his latest longform monologue. At the encouragement of his manager, the comic arranged the outrageous…