NBC today released video of the making of Vice President Joseph Biden's cameo on "Parks & Recreation" tonight, shot last summer in the Old Executive Office Building next to the White House. In the…
When President Obama announced his support for same-sex marriage in May, it injected a new sense of enthusiasm in Hollywood. Norman Lear wrote the campaign a check. It was the talk of a fundraiser…
Lewis Black has been unleashing comic harangues on the frustrating stupidity of modern Americans since his discovery by Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" more than 15 years ago.
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.
"I am a big proponent of laughter, and I really believe that laughter can heal," says Noreen Fraser, founder of the Noreen Fraser Foundation and its signature charity event, Variety's Power of Comedy…
Following its coverage of the infamously indecisive 2000 election, "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart" won a Peabody and set the bar for every presidential race since. By 2012, "The Daily Show" had…
Saturday's laugh-a-thon brings fresh material from 17 comedy heavyweights
Bruce Springsteen and Paul McCartney, as well as a handful of other music superstars, will perform at the Hurricane Sandy benefit concert on Dec. 12 at Madison Square Garden.
Bill O'Reilly took aim at "far left" critics of his election night comment that the "white establishment is now the minority" and that "there are 50 percent of the voting public who want stuff. They…
President Obama is scheduled to host a screening of "Lincoln" at the White House on Thursday, with cast and crew of the Oscar contender expected to attend. The screening in the 42-seat White House…
Davis makes sure that G-rated in H'wood also means girl-centric