- 2020 Seasons
The Soup is an American entertainment comedy television show that is shown on a weekly basis. The soup is broadcasted on the popular pop culture and entertainment network, E! This show is like a talk show, only its host, Joel McHale, slams celebrities with crazy remarks and pokes fun at many trending topics that are related to pop culture. Joel McHale brings his comedic genius to The Soup and he uses his crazy antics such as crass language and snide remarks to have the viewers at home in a laughing fit. The Soup is filmed in a studio where Joel McHale stands behind a large screen that shows viewers clips of the craziest celebrity antics. Many of these clips are shown in a series of segments including: The Chat Stew: A segment where Joel shows viewers clips of crazy celebrity antics. Chicks, Man: A segment in the show where celebrity news appears and a funny make voice keeps repeating, Chicks, man, as a picture of cute baby chicks appear on the monitor. Reality Show Clips Time: This segment features this weeks wildest reality show clips from throw downs to stupidity. Lets Take Some E!: This segment features clips from other E! TV shows. Clip of the Week: This week's funniest clip is shown in this segment. Miley Cyrus News: a segment where news on this former teen sensation are shown. Local Newsbreak: A recurring segment that features clips from many news stations. The Soup features many recurring characters such as Mankini, a weird, creepy guy who wears a female bikini top and regular pants. He is played by Dominic DeLeon who happens to be the producer and writer of the show. Also, more characters include the nerdy duo of the Dancing Maxipads, two nerds dressed as famous of Star Wars characters. In Addition, the following characters are part of The Soup: Spaghetti Cat, Chewbacca's lawyer, Chewbacca and Chihuahua Lou. The Soups most important aspect is the clips. Many celebrities are regularly shown such as controversial figures such as: Brittney Spears, Miley Cyrus, Lindsey Lohan and Courtney Stouden. The Soup is perfect for people looking for a laugh.