On his first episode as the new host of Late Night (the only one I was able to see at press time), Seth Meyers stuck with what he’s good at, focusing on Weekend Update-style jokes (most of which were pretty solid) and bringing friend and former Saturday Night Live co-star Amy Poehler on as his first guest. There’s certainly room for improvement—the set looks flimsy and cheap, and bandleader Fred Armisen is criminally underused—but overall it’s a strong start for a new Late Night era.
Wish I Was Here is an attempt to explore feelings of inadequacy suffered by someone who’s never achieved his dreams, made by a man who ...
Any excuse to hear Keaton perform lounge singer standards is acceptable.
Every so often we get a glimpse at the foreign equivalent of a dumb mainstream comedy.
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