Bert Kreischer and Tom Segura are best friends in real life. The two are fans of the First We Feast web series, “Hot Ones” and have appeared on the show separately over the years.
NBC will air the comedy competition series Bring the Funny. The network is on board for ten episodes. The judges are Kenan Thompson of Saturday Night Live, model Chrissy Teigen and comedian Jeff Foxworthy. Comedian Amanda Seales hosts.
As comedians go, Rita Rudner is a throwback to a more dignified era of women in comedy, far removed from the contemporary brashness of Amy Schumer or “Broad City.”