An imaginary world comes to life in a holiday tale of an eccentric toymaker, his adventurous granddaughter, and a magical invention that has the power to change their lives forever. (Netflix, musical) [more inside]
Green Eggs and Ham: The First Season Books Included Season 1, Ep 0
Dr. Seuss (Theodor Geisel) famously wrote Green Eggs and Ham using only 50 words to win a bet with Bennett Cerf. Netflix is estimated to have spent more than a million times that on this 13-episode series, cramming it full of stars like Oscar-winners Michael Douglas and Diane Keaton, Tony-winner Daveed Diggs as a mouse, John Turturro as a goat, and Eddie Izzard as the Trumpian villain. [more inside]
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Cyptocurrencies Season 5, Ep 4
- President Trump suddenly agrees to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jung Un, reversing decades of precedent on a whim.
- International Women's Day, "that one special day for half the population of Earth. Knock yourselves out, three-and-a-half billion people!" A roundup of disturbing and disgusting responses from across the media, finishing with Vladimir Putin.
- And Now: An MSNBC Guest, Brought On To Discuss Gary Cohn's Departure, Can't Get Over The "Bachelor" Finale.
- Main Story: Cryptocurrencies, "Everything you don't understand about money combined with everything you don't understand about computers." In a field fulled with ridiculous terms like HODL and LAMBO, LWT invited an inspirational speaker (Keegan Michael Key) to promote their new way of dealing with cryptocurrencies, responsibility: "Instead of being HODL, you have to be CRAEFUL!"
Is anyone else watching Friends from College? I've checked and haven't seen any FanFare discussion so far.
Friends hatch a plot to retrieve a stolen kitten by posing as drug dealers for a street gang. [more inside]
When a member of a popular New York City improv troupe gets a huge break, the rest of the group - all best friends - start to realize that not everyone is going to make it after all.
Dracula and his friends try to bring out the monster in his half human, half vampire grandson in order to keep Mavis from leaving the hotel. [more inside]
Key and Peele: Super Bowl Special Season 4, Ep 12
Bertram Skilling (Key) and Dante Pibb (Peele) host the CCN Super Bowl Special, featuring Enos the football robot, Richard Sherman and Marshawn Lynch's very different takes on interviewing, a Craig Robinson halftime show, and Alison Janney starring in everything else on the CCN family of networks... and the world.
Key and Peele: 4.2 Season 4, Ep 2
Sketches include a parolee meeting his unorthodox parole officer, a Nazi shaggy dog story, and "a man with a neck brace walks into a bar." [more inside]
Key and Peele: 4.1 Season 4, Ep 1
Sketches in the Season 4 premiere include an alien invasion of Earth; a family reacting to a gay relative's wedding; and surprising views from a couple of racists. [more inside]