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Jump-Roping Little Girls Drop Some Serious Truthbombs About Celebrities

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 02.02.2015 | Comedy

Well, that escalated quickly. Jump-roping games are apparently not as lighthearted and innocent as they once were. UCB's Los Angeles Digital shows ...

Forget Tinder, This App Finds You A Date With An HBO GO Account

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 01.23.2015 | Comedy

Is your chance of finding love ... remote? So you've tried all the dating apps out there right? Tinder, Plenty Of Fish, Hinge, Bears & Pears, DateS...

This Will Make You Rethink Every Vegetable You've Ever Cut Up And Cooked, You Monster

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 01.22.2015 | Comedy

And you thought onions made you cry ... It happens so naturally now you probably don't think about it anymore. After all, you've been doing it you...

Everything You Need To Know About Sounding Smart During A TED Talk

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 01.16.2015 | Comedy

He may not be saying much of anything, but his delivery is spot-on. Will Stephen, a performer at the Upright Citizens Brigade, put together a -- l...

Don't Miss This Very Important Information By Skipping Out On Those YouTube Ads

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 01.16.2015 | Comedy

Don't skip the ad on this YouTube video! Oh, did you already skip? Well, we don't blame you, but you missed the actual sketch. Go back and rewatch!...

If News Anchors Are Going To Fail, It Should Be Like This

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 10.01.2014 | Comedy

It's got to be tough being a news anchor these days. Almost the entirety of the job is filmed and broadcast to a wide audience. So, if you mess up, th...

And Now: Here's Every Kid In Every Wes Anderson Movie Ever

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 08.30.2014 | Comedy

Wes Anderson movies are known for sharing retro-inspired color palettes, zany characters, dysfunctional families, a flair for the exotic and romantic ...

Apparently, White Cops Are Easily Threatened

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 08.18.2014 | Comedy

Following on the heels of "The Onion" and John Oliver's recent pieces on the events in Ferguson, Missouri, UCB sketch group Pocketwatch has just relea...

This Guy Is The Larry David Of The Death Star

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 07.17.2014 | Comedy

Deep down, is Darth Vader a big jerk, or is he smiling underneath that breathing apparatus? Does he ever pee? What was happening on the Death Star whe...

Imagine A World Where Pizza Is Money...

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 07.10.2014 | Comedy

In this era of struggling economies and financial uncertainty, UCB sketch group SCRAPS asks an important -- perhaps the MOST important --question. Wha...

The Chris Gethard Show Keeps SXSW Comedy Weird

Julie Seabaugh | Posted 05.14.2014 | Comedy
Julie Seabaugh

"Last call for Hepatitus C!" Shannon O'Neill announced from the sold-out crowd as audience members lined up to dip spoons into the gray plastic tub overflowing with 20 gallons of ice cream,

Carden & Kayne From SXSW: UCB Is The Best Comedy Theater In The World

HuffPost Live | Posted 03.10.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Upright Citizens Brigade’s D’Arcy Carden & Michael Kayne give us a crash course on what to expect on Stage17 and their new series, ‘Terrible Bab...

Stolen Moment Of The Week

Mindy Tucker | Posted 04.12.2014 | Comedy
Mindy Tucker


Winning Your Breakup Is All That Matters

Posted 02.10.2014 | Comedy

Valentine's Day is coming up, which means there could be a breakup in your future. Just in case, watch this helpful spot from UCB above to learn exact...

A New Chinese Lunar Year, Still an Old Yellowface SNL

Lisa Bernier | Posted 04.12.2014 | New York
Lisa Bernier

Here again are white people doing bad, and yes, at points offensive cultural imitations and appropriations of Asian people and culture -- essentially yellowface -- and no one said, or is saying anything about it.

10 Ways To Wake Up From A Coma

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 01.30.2014 | Comedy

If pop culture is any indicator, there are only so many ways in which you can wake up from a coma. Let this UCB Comedy sketch break down the top 10...

Amy Poehler Weighs In On Sasheer Zamata Joining 'SNL'

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — "Saturday Night Live" alumna Amy Poehler says her old show's hire of young comic Sasheer Zamata is awesome. Zamata and two ...

'House Of Lies' Improv Shows The Goofy Side of Kristen Bell And The Cast

Posted 12.30.2013 | TV

Want to see the "House of Lies" cast perform improv together? Of course you do. You may know Ben Schwartz from "Parks and Recreation" and Showt...

The Web Series You Need To Watch

Posted 11.08.2013 | Women

While you're waiting for "Girls" to come back in January, there's a new show you can entertain yourself with. "Pursuit Of Sexiness," a new web ser...

This Amy Poehler Supercut Will Make Your Day

The Huffington Post | Hannah Levy | Posted 10.01.2013 | Comedy

As Leslie Knope once said, "Every memory deserves to be chronicled -- even the saggy ones." To help Amy Poehler celebrate her birthday today, we've pu...

Your Weekend Guide: Beach Volleyball, FYF Fest & BeautyCon

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 10.22.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

Every Thursday, we start looking forward to the weekend ahead with one word in mind: recovery. That resolve lasts for all of ten seconds, until we sta...

'I'll Have What She's Having' Is Harder Than It Looks

Posted 08.16.2013 | Comedy

Sure, the "I'll have what she's having" line from "When Harry Met Sally" seems like an easy thing to deliver, but Rob Reiner's mom apparently struggle...

Stolen Moment Of The Week

Mindy Tucker | Posted 10.08.2013 | Comedy
Mindy Tucker


Ross Luippold

Author: 'Comedy Culture Is UCB Culture' | Ross Luippold | Posted 06.21.2013 | Comedy

It's impossible to ignore the effect that the Upright Citizens Brigade has had on the world of comedy. Like "The Simpsons" and "Saturday Night Live" b...

FLASHBACK: Young Amy Poehler On 'Late Night' With Conan

Posted 06.13.2013 | Comedy

Who's that hilarious young woman with the pigtails and headgear sitting in the audience of "Late Night With Conan O'Brien" back in the 90s? No, it's n...