All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘sketch comedy’

Emma Stone Brings To Life Gilda Radner’s Famous Character During SNL Anniversary Special

Being on primetime television for 40 years is no easy feat, that’s why NBC went all out in celebrating Saturday Night Live’s monumental success. The special featured a number of A-listers and celebrities who became a part of the show’s colorful history. Emma Stone made the audience laugh out loud when she paid tribute to Gilda Radner’s famous character, Roseanne …

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Sid Caeser, Legend Of Sketch Comedy, Dies At Age 91

Sid Caesar was one of the first comedic actors to take part in the act of sketch comedy, which has become such a popular way to make people laugh. He was essentially the founder of the brand of comedy, and changed television comedy forever. With the death of Sid Caesar at the age of 91, the world of comedy has …

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Sid Caesar: Revered TV Comic Dies At 91

It’s a sad day for comedy. Sid Caesar, best known for his shows “Caesar’s Hour” and “Your Show of Shows”, has passed away. He died at the age of 91 in his home on the morning of February 12. The news was confirmed by Carl Reiner, one of Caesar’s friends and collaborators. The comedic legend was discovered during the Second …

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Yahoo! Premieres New Comedy Channel Shows

Yahoo! debuts some original comedy web shows today featuring some famous comedians and some up-and-comers in the web comedy world. The new shows include “First Dates With Toby Harris” featuring Seth Morris (Funny or Die); “Sketchy” (Electus/Principato-Young Entertainment), and “7 Minutes in Heaven” with “Saturday Night Live” writer Mike O’Brien (Broadway Video). The slate of comedy shows also includes an …

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