sketch comedy

8.22.19

Danny Brown's New Celebrity Talk Show Is Weird Enough to Be Funny

'Danny's House' on VICELAND takes its cues from the anything-goes wildness of Pee-wee Herman and 'Wayne's World' to reveal his talent as a comedy host.

5.10.19

'I Think You Should Leave' Is Like Weird Twitter as a TV Show

Tim Robinson's new Netflix sketch comedy has clear, hilarious ties to the humour of online.

5.26.17

A Definitely Not at All Biased History of ItsTheReal by the ItsTheReal Guys

On the release of the hip-hop sketch comedy duo's debut album 'Teddy Bear Fresh,' they tell their story.

2.7.17

Trump Is Reportedly Pissed That a Woman Played Sean Spicer on 'SNL'

If that's the case, he's really going to hate it if Rosie O'Donnell winds up playing Steve Bannon.

11.10.16

Meet the Sketch Comedian Who Got Famous Smoking Salvia on YouTube

After his appearance on the latest episode of 'Hamilton's Pharmacoepia,' Erik Hoffstad tells us about how he came to fame for smoking salvia on YouTube.

9.9.16

Paul Rust Took a Dump Onstage and I Was There to See It

The co-creator and star of the Judd Apatow–produced Netflix series Love really went there.

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5.7.16

How 'The State' Made Comedy Weirder and Better

'The State' was a short-lived, cult TV show in the 90s that laid the groundwork for nearly 30 years of comedy gold from a crew of 11 comedians, known today for 'Reno 911!' and 'Wet Hot American Summer.'

12.27.15

H. Jon Benjamin Voices His Thoughts on Funny Voices in 2015

The voice behind the titular characters on Archer and Bob's Burgers talked to VICE about some of his favorite stuff from 2015, as well as what he thinks the funniest thing he did this year was.

11.7.15

The Long Love Affair Between 'Saturday Night Live' and Politics

From Giuliani's post-9/11 appearance to McCain's non-use of sex puns, 'SNL' and politics go hand in hand.

7.10.15

'Three Busy Debras' Is a Play About Psychopaths with an Interest in Incest and Brunch

The irreverent, possibly genius show features necrophilia, the Holocaust, 9/11, Kony 2012, kidnapping, pedophilia, suicide, mariticide, masturbation, infidelity committed with ghosts, and all things Debra.