Posted: Saturday 9th April 2011 at 12:44pm by Paul - No comments
Tina Fey will host Saturday Night Live again next month. It will be the third time she’s hosted the programme. The former SNL regular cast member will host the show on the 7th May. Tina announced earlier this week she’s five months pregnant with her second child.
Posted: Sunday 27th March 2011 at 5:17pm by Paul - No comments
David Letterman has received the prestigious Johnny Carson award at the first annual US Comedy Awards devised by Comedy Central.
BBC News reports Letterman “was presented with the Johnny Carson award for comedic excellence at the event in New York”. The award is the highest honour at the ceremony. Letterman was greeted with a standing ovation when he came up to collect the award. He stood in front of the original curtain from Johnny Carson’s Tonight Show to be presented with the honour.
Other awards went to Kristen Wiig (Saturday Night Live) for Best Comedy Actress In Television, former Saturday Night Live regular Tina Fey won for Best Comedy Actress In Film (Date Night) and The Daily Show With Jon Stewart won for Best Late-Night Comedy Series.