| Apr 16, 2014
| 2:54 PM
In my April 1st preview of Amy Schumer's second season, I wrote about a sketch she does with Josh Charles spoofing Aaron Sorkin's TV style.
"A double Baltimore hit: On April 15, Josh Charles guests stars, and he's terrific as one of Schumer's co-workers...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 3:00 AM
"Inside Amy Schumer," one of the few comedy hits on network or cable TV last year, returns tonight for a second season as full of its sexual self and as aggressively funny as ever.
Last year, the series brought a most-welcome, tough-as-any-guy-can-be...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 4:18 PM
Nearly 17,000 Broadstripe cable TV subscribers could lose channels such as MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, VH1 and BET if the Anne Arundel County cable provider and Viacom fail to reach an agreement by Tuesday.
The dispute centers on monthly per-...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 4:36 AM
"It's crazy," Josh Charles said in a telephone interview with The Sun late Monday night. "I didn't know it would be this intense -- the kindness and emotion of the emails, the tweets and the texts. It's like you get to watch your life after you're dead....
| Mar 24, 2014
| 12:16 PM
If you are one of the 1.2 million viewers the Comedy Central series "Broad City" attracts on average each week, you might have noticed a nod to Baltimore in the recent episode "Stolen Phone."
When a distraught Ilana — one of the show's two...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Last year, Comedy Central delivered one of TV's most successful midseason series with "Inside Amy Schumer," starring Towson University grad and standup comedian Amy Schumer.
Wednesday night, the channel introduces another new series starring a Baltimore-...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:01 AM
Derek Waters, creator and host of Comedy Central's "Drunk History," says his "dream for any city" is to find stories that are "true" and that make viewers wonder: "Why weren't we taught that in school?"
The Lutherville native is back in Baltimore this...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 10:45 AM
Brace yourself for a big swig of history, Baltimore.
The Comedy Central show "Drunk History," which features spifflicated storytellers recounting great moments in our nation's past, will be filming at Mother's Federal Hill Grille on Thursday night....
| Oct 31, 2013
| 8:31 AM
Comedy Central Wednesday renewed three series including "Drunk History" from Lutherville's Derek Waters, a creator and executive producer of the show.
The other two are "Key & Peele" and "Brickleberry." The pickup will give the former a fourth season,...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 12:51 PM
John Oliver, who was so impressive as guest host of "The Daily Show," is leaving Comedy Central for HBO where he will have his own weekly comedy series, the premium channel announced Thursday.
The show, which is scheduled to debut in 2014, will offer...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 1:32 PM
The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine honored television host Katie Couric on Saturday for her work campaigning on behalf of cancer researchers after losing her husband to the disease 15 years ago.
"My life changed in an instant," Couric said as she...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Towson University grad Amy Schumer will be returning to her alma mater for a concert on March 6, Comedy Central announced Monday.
Tickets for the "Inside Amy Schumer's Back Door" tour go on sale Friday.
Schumer, who debuted in one the hottest new...