Lily Tomlin


Charlie Powell

Lily Tomlin played to a full house Friday, earning hoots and hollers as she repeatedly raked Governor Scott Walker (and his presidential aspirations) over the coals. Before her appearance, Tomlin spoke with Stu Levitan. more

Jun 16, 2015 8:05 AM Comedy


Charlie Powell

She’s been a force in comedy and film since the late 1960s. Stu Levitan talks to Lily Tomlin about her collaboration with life partner Jane Wagner, creating iconic characters and taking peyote with Jane Fonda. more

Jun 11, 2015 7:30 AM Comedy

Lily Tomlin worries about a whole melange of things. She worries about Facebook and Twitter. She worries about identity theft. She worries about reality shows. But in Overture Hall last night, she didn't worry one whit about a little technical snafu. more

Mar 25, 2010 3:14 PM Comedy

"One ringy-dingy" was a sensation in my childhood. Lily Tomlin used that catchphrase as Ernestine the telephone operator, who held one-way conversations on the sketch-comedy series "Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In". more

Mar 18, 2010 2:00 PM Comedy