Television Without Pity interviews "established scene-stealer" Jason Mantzoukas
Sacha Baron Cohen may be the main attraction of The Dictator, but don't be surprised if everyone who sees the movie comes out raving about his co-star Jason Mantzoukas. Read More
new NBC comedy "Animal Practice" casts Betsy Sodaro
"Animal Practice" — Meet Dr. George Coleman (Justin Kirk, "Weeds"), a top-dog New York veterinarian also starring newcomer Betsy Sodaro as Angela. Read More
Aubrey Plaza interview with TVLine; recreates Buffy scene with Zach Woods
In this week’s edition of Spoiler Alert!, Aubrey Plaza doesn’t just dish out scoop after scoop, she is the scoop! Read More
ABC picks up comedy starring Rebecca Delgado Smith
ABC has picked up its first new series for the 2012-13 season. Read More
UCBT performers hit talk show circuit
UCBT performers are hitting the talk show circuit. A collection of recent appearances from Ellie Kemper, Lennon Parham, Chelsea Peretti, Amy Poehler, Jessica St. Clair, Paul F. Tompkins, Matt Walsh and Casey Wilson. Read More
Fox orders series starring Zoe Jarman, Echo Kellum
Fox has made its first series pickups of the season with a trio of half-hours. Read More
ABC picks up "Animal Practice" produced by Scot Armstrong
NBC has picked up its fourth and fifth comedy series for the 2012-13 TV season. Read More
Angela Trimbur featured in Zooey Magazine
We got together with Angela Trimbur at a local coffee shop to discuss the raging success of her YouTube Laundromat dance video, her goals, and her unique quirkiness. Read More
TruTV development slate includes series from Curtis Rainsberry & Jeff Sloniker
TruTV‘s slate of development titles announced today. Read More
Ben Schwartz sells script to Universal
Universal Pictures has picked up No Hearts Club, a romantic comedy pitch from actor Ben Schwartz. Read More
Adam Pally interview in TV Guide
We grabbed a few minutes with Adam Pally, whose Max is easily the greatest gay character on TV right now, to talk about the season finale, Madonna tunes and why his tattoo may strike a chord with a certain criminal element. Read More
Horatio Sanz cast in ABC pilot
Saturday Night Live alum Horatio Sanz has been added to ABC’s untitled Kari Lizer comedy pilot, about Hilary Pfeiffer-Dunne (Mary McCormack), a high-powered executive who now faces the biggest challenge of her life when she finds herself unemployed and acting as a full-time mom to her two teenagers. Read More
Congratulations To UCBT Performers Nominated for 39th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards
Congratulations to UCB's
Sara Schaefer & Amy Rhodes for their Daytime Emmy Nominations!
THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF TELEVISION ARTS & SCIENCES ANNOUNCES The 39th ANNUAL DAYTIME ENTERTAINMENT EMMY® AWARD NOMINATIONS</b>
Daytime Emmy® Awards will be presented on June 23rd, 2012
At the Beverly Hilton Hotel
Daytime Entertainment Creative Arts Emmy® Awards Gala
To be held at the Westin Bonaventure in Downtown LA on Sunday, June 17, 2012
Executive Producer, Bill Geddie to... Read More
Best Friends Forever Returns To NBC on Friday, June 1st
NBC Schedules Remaining 'Best Friends Forever' Episodes</b>
The final two installments of the Lennon Parham, Jessica St. Clair comedy will air Friday, June 1.
by Lesley Goldberg
Best Friends Forever
"Best Friends Forever"
A week after being yanked from NBC's schedule, the network has scheduled an airdate to burn off the two remaining episodes of freshman comedy Best Friends Forever.
The final two half-hours will air Friday, June 1 from 8-9 p.m., The Hollywood Reporter... Read More
Rob Huebel, Riki Lindhome, Paul Scheer cast in horror comedy "Hell Baby"
The cast for horror comedy Hell Baby has added four more. Read More
Matt Walsh Live Q&A Chat On HBO Connect on Monday, May 7th
<b>Join UCB's Matt Walsh For A Live Q&A On HBO Connect</b>
Mike McLintock from Veep
A founding member of the Upright Citizens Brigade, Matt Walsh has appeared in such notable films as The Hangover, Role Models and the upcoming summer comedy Ted. Walsh also recently directed the film, High Road. He's now Vice President Selina Meyer's Director of Communications in the new HBO series Veep. Join him in a
live Q&A at HBO Connect Monday, May 7 at 2pm ET/11am PT. Read More
Employee of the Month on Marketplace
Catie Lazarus and her show
"Employee of the Month" were profiled on Marketplace from American Public Media. Listen to the audio below or
read the full transcript here.
NBC and The UCB Theater (NYC) 2nd Annual Diversity Scholarship! - HOW TO APPLY
<b>NBC and The UCB Theater (NYC) 2nd Annual Diversity Scholarship - How To Apply</b>
NBC will offer a scholarship to students with advanced skills in improvisation at The UCB Theater. NBCU will sponsor one student, for a full year of UCB Classes.
A live “Finalists Showcase” will be scheduled in the fall at The UCB Theater for 10 finalists selected by the Artistic Director of the UCB Theatre. The 2012/2013 Diversity Scholar will be selected by both UCB and NBCU executives based on the... Read More
The UCB Theatre Partners with NBC For The 2nd Annual Diversity Scholarship
<b>NBC and The UCB Theatre (NYC) 2nd Annual Diversity Scholarship</b>
NBC will offer a scholarship to students with advanced skills in improvisation at The UCB Theatre. NBCU will sponsor one student, for a full year of UCB Classes.
A live “Finalists Showcase” will be scheduled in the fall at The UCB Theatre for 10 finalists selected by the Artistic Director of the UCB Theatre. The 2012/2013 Diversity Scholar will be selected by both UCB and NBCU executives based on the performances at the... Read More
Aubrey Plaza's approach to humor in Elle Canada
Aubrey Plaza's deadpan approach to humour. Read More