Chelsea Lately

TV review by Kari Croop, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Late-night talk show host speaks her (dirty) mind.

E! Comedy 2007

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 17+

Chelsea Handler, Once not good for young people, Now not good for anyone.

Chelsea Lately used to be funny, but Chelsea Handler can't come up with a new joke to save her life. All of her joke are old, and all of them are about sex, poop, genitalia and balls. She makes fun of people saying 'their mother's should have had an abortion," and constantly states that she'll never have kids because of her hedonistic lifestyle. She now admits she had an abortion herself when she was 16 years old - which I highly doubt was the only one. I just saw her stand up show for her new book. Same stuff she's been saying for 3 years in her shows. Making fun of different races, making fun of her hyper sex-drive and using shock value of the "C" word for applause. Several parents had brought their 12-14 year old kids with them. CPS should be paying those parents a visit. Chelsea was funny, but her humor has passed it's 15 minutes of fame.

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing
Too much drinking/drugs/smoking

TV Details

  • Premiere date: July 16, 2007
  • Cast: Chelsea Handler
  • Network: E!
  • Genre: Comedy
  • TV rating: TV-14
  • Last updated: February 24, 2022

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