Posts tagged "variety"

The Soapbox: Women Tell Dirty Jokes, Deal With It

Dear Variety Columnist Brian Lowry,

You wrote a negative review of Sarah Silverman’s new comedy special, “We Are Miracles,” which aired on HBO Saturday night.


Emily Winter | November 25, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Sarah Silverman Makes Too Many Pottymouth Jokes For A Lady, Says Variety Reviewer

A Variety reviewer of Sarah Silverman’s upcoming HBO comedy special objected to the amount of dirty jokes she tells. Gasp! Dirty jokes, you say! Brian Lowry mentioned Silverman’s “looks”…

Jessica Wakeman | November 21, 2013 - 8:00 pm

Amy Poehler Makes A Speech, Proves How Awesome She Is Yet Again

What’s not to love about Amy Poehler? She’s smart, sassy, and oh-so-funny. Here, Amy accepts the Variety Power of Comedy Award from Will Farrell and shows the world why she’s…

Julie Gerstein | November 23, 2011 - 1:40 pm

90210 Spin-Off Not Going To Be As Awesome As We Envisioned

Well, clearly the producers of the recently announced 90210 spin-off haven’t had a chance to read our perfectly outlined concept for their show. Variety now has details on the project,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 19, 2008 - 11:30 am