We’re highly familiar with Jerry Seinfeld, the single guy who lived across from a zany neighbor and helped solve the every day traumas of his neurotic companions.
So you think you’re funny? The Upper Midwest Sitcom Writing Competition is open for entries. The contest is looking for original television scripts or pilots from Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, North Dakota and South Dakota.
Sure, kids may say the darndest things but only a comedian would turn those adorable and somewhat humbling quotes into the title of his new book. Jim Gaffigan, best known for his hilarious, observational stand-up and his numerous TV cameos, is also juggling five kids, all under the age of nine, in a small New York apartment — it’s the perfect setting for comedy.
Younger generations might not recognize the characters popularized by comedian Gilda Radner. Nor might they remember Radner herself, an original cast member of “Saturday Night Live” who died 23 years ago and for whom a national cancer support group is named.
In a surprise last-minute announcement by the Hennepin Theatre Trust, comedian Dave Chappelle will perform at the State Theatre Thursday night.
Gallagher’s manager says the comedian is recovering from a minor heart attack after collapsing during a performance in Minnesota.
It’s a truncated version of The Nite Show due to Minnesota Wild hockey home opener. After a brief introduction, Mischke delves right into the Niles Files. Tonight, the two talk about Woody Allen…comedian…director…man of abundant […]