With her eccentric vocabulary and fashion sense, Moira Rose (played by Catherine O’Hara) deploys her words and her wardrobe as a kind of plumage.
The beloved Netflix sitcom understood loss as an inevitability. But the show’s cancellation after three seasons is still difficult for many viewers to accept.
A delightful “Weekend Update” appearance from John Mulaney and Pete Davidson gave a jolt of energy to an otherwise uninspired episode.
A year ago, the comic promised to reflect on his behavior after admitting to sexual misconduct. Now he’s making jokes about the inconvenience of empathy.
Matt Damon and Leslie Jones screaming at each other about the relative merits of Weezer was cleverer than it might sound.
Inspired by his one-man show, Latin History for Morons, the comedian recommends three books that challenge one-sided narratives of the past.
The comedian’s take on the late president might seem tame by today’s standards, but it seized on the little details to deliver incisive satire.
The host of the new Netflix series Patriot Act turns a tested sphere—the topical talk show—into an immigrant home.
Steve Carell played the Amazon CEO as an anti-Trump crusader in one of the show’s more baffling sketches.
The comedian walked back an insulting joke about incoming Republican Congressman Dan Crenshaw, who lost an eye fighting in Afghanistan.
The HBO series from the British writer Julia Davis is depraved cringe comedy at its most inexplicably compelling.
In the lead-up to the midterms, the show parodied cable-news hysteria over the migrant caravan, and contrasted it with liberal panic over the coming election.
The comic, returning to the Comedy Cellar this week, described a particular wave of support he’s received since admitting to sexual misbehavior last year.
The retooled sitcom debuted with an episode that wrestled with the death of its fictional matriarch.
The show’s former head writer returned for an episode with some excellent sketches—but also a dire parody of Kanye West’s meeting with Donald Trump.
In the wake of a bruising moment in American history, the NBC sketch show was primed to party.
Alec Baldwin is returning to play President Trump for the show’s 44th season, with only one new cast member coming aboard the stalling sketch revue.
The stand-up has waded into hot water with comments on Louis C.K., Roseanne Barr, and Nanette, but what’s most frustrating is his seeming disinterest in the way joke telling is always changing.
With a surprise performance Sunday evening, the comic joins a cadre of men who have begun reentering the public eye after misconduct accusations.
The #MeToo comebacks are coming. And they’re revolving, once again, around the desires of those who needed to negotiate the returns in the first place.