Colbert Audience Erupts Over 1 Telling Phrase Biden Used To Describe Trump

President Joe Biden seemed to take a page out of Stephen Colbert’s book when he spoke on the anniversary of the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol carried out by supporters of Donald Trump. Biden managed to refer to Trump repeatedly while not using his name a single time, just as Colbert has … Read more

As Podcast Audiences Grow More Diverse, Nielsen Reveals Listening Choices Of Various Audience Groups – Deadline

Nielsen, building on several of its recent reports about consumption of media by diverse audience groups, has broken out the kinds of podcasts that resonate most with those listeners. Average listening time for Asian Americans, Blacks, Hispanics, people with disabilities, and LGBTQ+ is about three hours a week, the company noted in a new set … Read more

The BFI’s Biggest Distribution & Audience Awards Of 2021 – Deadline

It was another busy year of supporting UK indie cinema for the British Film Institute (BFI), which again handed out a series of cash awards via its audience fund as well as distribution grants for individual titles. Scroll down for the lists of top awards across key strands. The grants continue to look a little … Read more

Saturday Night Live CANCELS live audience and limits cast and crew on set due to COVID-19 outbreak

Saturday Night Live canceled their live audience for tonight’s show with Paul Rudd hosting and musical guest Charli XCX bowed out of her scheduled performance due to the limited number of people permitted on the set following an outbreak of positive COVID-19 cases.  The weekly sketch comedy show was on the verge of shelving the … Read more

‘SNL’ Ditches Live Audience, Limits Cast And Crew Amid Omicron

NEW YORK (AP) — People’s Sexiest Man Alive of 2021 is set to be inducted into the vaunted Five-Timers Club on “Saturday Night Live,” but the surging omicron variant of the coronavirus means there won’t be a live audience to see it happen. The long-running sketch comedy show announced on social media Saturday afternoon that … Read more

‘Live In Front Of A Studio Audience’ Smoothly Revisits 1970s-80s Twins, ‘Diff’rent Strokes’ And ‘The Facts Of Life’

SPOILER ALERT: This post contains certain spoilers about Live in Front of a Studio Audience, which aired live on the East Coast on ABC. After four decades, cameras rolled once again on the classic ’70s/’80s comedies, Diff’rent Strokes and The Facts of Life, as part of ABC’s Live in Front of a Studio Audience tonight. Airing … Read more

Comedian Torches Anti-Vaxxer In The Audience With An Absolutely Killer Line

British comedian Jimmy Carr jabbed an anti-vax member of his audience with a killer punchline about the coronavirus shot. “Let’s talk about the controversial thing, the vaccine,” Carr said in a preview of his upcoming Netflix special “His Dark Material” released this week. “Who’s not going to take the vaccine because they think it might … Read more

‘A Holiday Chance’ Tops Box Office:  Audience Says ‘Best Christmas Movie For Black People’

Yesterday the new Christmas Movie premiered nationwide in theaters and early numbers show that it’s the highest grossing per-screen movie among Black people, MTO News has learned. And the Rotten Tomatoes scores are pretty high too. According to the popular movie website, the film has a 99% ‘fresh’ score and is being called the “best … Read more

How Club Restricted Promo Gets Your Electronic Tracks to the Right Audience – EDM.com

Dance music promotion organization Club Restricted Promo launched with one goal in mind: to get your music to the right audience. Artists must have a marketing plan behind any given song release—they can’t just drop new music into the ether and expect it to blow up. That’s why the company’s mission is rooted in their belief that “a song not … Read more

Adele Reveals Very Special Audience Member At LA Concert: ‘Never Been So Nervous’

Adele has revealed the most important guest at her top secret, star-studded Los Angeles concert last month: her 9-year-old son Angelo. “It was also the first time my son saw me perform and I’ve never been so nervous in my life!!” the British singer tweeted Sunday, hours before the concert special and sit-down interview with … Read more