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Showtime’s ‘Black Monday’ is a Blue Chip Investment

When a show opens with with Rolexes, gemstones, a Limbo (yes that’s the correct spelling of a stretch Lamborghini) and skyscraper jumps, you’d expect that you are starting from the pinnacle of 1980s excess — and you’d soon be proven wrong, as Showtime’s Black Monday is just getting started in its mission to detail the…

‘You’re The Worst’ is At Its Best in its Final Season

It’s been a bumpy ride for the star-crossed a-holes who found each other while heckling a doomed wedding, had a hilariously sloppy one-night stand, and turned it into an on-again, off-again long-term relationship. As we rejoin misanthropic British novelist Jimmy Shive-Overly (Chris Geere) and catastrophically selfish music publicist Gretchen Cutler (Aya Cash) in the fifth…

You Won’t Be Sorry Watching ‘I’m Sorry’ on truTV

The truTV network has historically been known for its reruns of its male-centric comedy shows: Impractical Jokers, The Carbonaro Effect, and Adam Explains Everything to name a few. The Andrea Savage-helmed I’m Sorry broke this mold when it premiered on the network in July, 2017. After its critically acclaimed 10-episode first season, I’m Sorry returns Wednesday for its much awaited second…

South Park season 22 on Comedy Central

No Better Time to Come on Down to ‘CANCEL South Park’

You may have seen the commercials, the hashtag, and that little emoji that pops up after you type in the hashtag—all calling for someone to do what surely must be done after all of these years: #cancelsouthpark. We’re only at the halfway mark of the veteran Comedy Central series’ twenty-second (!!!) season, but already the…

Anthony Atamanuik in 'A President Show Documentary: The Fall of Donald Trump" (Comedy Central)

‘The President Show’ Imagines ‘The Fall of Donald Trump’

While everyone is intensely speculating about what will happen in the midterm elections, the people behind Comedy Central’s late-night talker The President Show are looking a little farther into the future in a new special, A President Show Documentary: The Fall of Donald Trump. Led by Anthony Atamanuik’s peerless impression of the president, the special…

William Jackson Harper and Kristen Bell in 'The Good Place' (NBC)

Season 3 of ‘The Good Place’ is the Forking Shirt

Stop me if you’ve heard this one: A man walks into a TV executive’s office. “What do you have for me?” the exec asks between sips of La Croix. “Something funny? Your career has been an unbroken streak of hilarious half-hour comedies, and I can’t wait to see what’s next!” “Okay,” says the man. “It’s…