Six Degrees: Ridiculist Edition.

G’day Zoners! I hope you are all enjoying your nice warm spring weather. Winter appears to have come early down in Aus, we are all freezing to death and it’ still only Autumn. Enough about the weather and onto this weeks Six Degrees round-up. This week Ed Helms hosts SNL, Demetri Martin has a new book out, Josh Gad receives a Tony nomination, Kevin Bleyer has been revealed as the writer who helped President Obama pen is WHCD speech, and New York Magazine goes inside Amy Sedaris’ New York City apartment.

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Six Degrees: Easter Break Edition.

G’day Zoners! I hope you have all had a wonderful Easter break. I’ve spent my much needed week of Uni eating far too much chocoloate, and compilling the latest round-up of Six Degrees news. This week Jon Stewart will again be performing in the Story Pirates benefit, Mark Malkoff races a NYC bus, Aasif Mandvi pen a book of semi autobiographical essys, Ed Helms is set to guest host “SNL”, Samantha Bee will co-host the 2011 Lucille Lortel Awards, “Wyatt Cenac: Comedy Person” debuts on Comedy Central, and Conan O’Brien is a guest on “WTF with Marc Maron”.

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Six Degrees: Nautical Edition.

G’day Zoners! I hope you’ve all had a good week, I’ve spent my final week of freedom before the new Uni year starts by relaxing and admiring Stephen’s new “Project Magazine” cover (so much less scary than the alternate version!!), and to help you all relax, I’ve got the latest round up of Six Degrees news. This week Jon Stewart, Lewis Black and John Legend add Grammy’s to their trophy cabinets, John Oliver has a special edition of his “New York Stand-Up Show”, Allison Silverman’s new series has been picked up for a second season, and Movits! and The Moutain Goats have a new albums on the way.

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Six Degrees: A Sack Full of Funny Edition.

G’day Zoners! It’s Christmas time again, and you know what that means, the lastest round up of Six Degrees news!! This week we have Grammy, SAG and Golden Globe nominations, a farewell to Daily Show executive producer Josh Lieb, John Hodgman’s new podcast series, Steve Carell’s post-Office projects, Allison Silverman’s new television series, an interview with Eric Drysdale, and more Amy Sedaris and Neil DeGrasse Tyson than you can poke a candy cane at.

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Six Degrees: Stuffed Turkey Edition.

G’day Zoners! Here’s a quick Six Degrees update to get you through Thanksgiving and those pesky relatives. To keep with the festive season Sam Bee has been announced as eBay’s new holiday campaign spokeswoman, Aasif Mandvi’s new independent film “Today’s Special” is now showing in select cinemas and Amy Sedaris, Tim Meadows and Jeff Goldblum […]

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Six Degrees: Hot Zone Edition.

G’day Zoners, I hope you’ve all made it through the heatwave. Over in my necks of the woods in the great land down under we’ve just come out of some form of mini mid-winter ice age. The mercury decide that it wanted stay between -5C – 10C for an entire week. Now I know that […]

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Six Degrees: World Cup Vuvuzela Edition.

G’day Zoners, I’m currently blogging to you as I channel surf between Wimbledon and the World Cup. For a mad sports nut such as myself, life doesn’t get much better than when you’re on holidays with a daily sporting smorgasboard and the oh so “subtle” sound of a Vuvuzela humming in the background. The only […]

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Six Degrees: In Space Edition.

G’day Zoners, I hope you’re all surviving the break. Two weeks is far too long for our beloved Stephen to be away from us for. It is worth the wait though, Stephen at NASA will of course be amazing. I love how giddy he gets anytime any space related comes about.

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SIX DEGREES: Tim Meadows improv show this Sunday, featuring Greg Hollimon

If you’re in the Chicago area, I highly recommend you make yourself over to the iO Chicago Theater for Tim Meadow’s improv show ‘Uncle’s Brother’ tomorrow. ‘Strangers With Candy’ principal Greg Holliman (Onyx Blackman) will be a featured performer on the stage, which makes this a must-see show. Greg and Tim have been friends since […]

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Six Degrees: What Tim Meadows is doing when he’s not P.K. Winsome

For those of you who know Tim Meadows as someone other than the actor who portrays P.K. Winsome on ‘The Colbert Report’, you may have been curious as to what Meadows has been up to since the end of his Saturday Night Live heyday. Luckily for us, the Chicago Tribune met up with him recently […]

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