New 'SNL' hire Shane Gillis defends his comedy after bigoted comments surface

CNNAccording to footage resurfaced by journalist Seth Simons, the comedian is heard using a racial slur against people of Chinese descent in a September 2018 episode of his show with Matt McCusker, "Matt and Shane's Secret Podcast." "Chinatown's f---ing ...

September 13th 2019


SNL Hire Shane Gillis Doesn't Quite Apologize for Racist, Homophobic Remarks

Vanity FairOn Thursday evening, Seth Simons—a freelance writer and editor who covers the comedy world—posted a video from a 2018 episode of Gillis's podcast, Matt and Shane's Secret Podcast, in which Gillis and co-host Matt McCusker discuss Chinatown.

September 13th 2019