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Last Comic Standing’s Mike Vecchione talks new album, the comedy grind, more (Interview)

Last Comic Standing’s Mike Vecchione talks new album, the comedy grind, more (Interview)

By | June 4, 2014 at 1:14 pm | No comments

If you were sitting in a comedy club and saw Mike Vecchione get on stage without knowing anything about him, you'd think that a cop or a firefighter quit the force to do comedy. You might expect a "tough guy" voice or maybe something akin to a former frat guy telling you the...

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Kristen Wiig, Salma Hayek, James Franco, Paul Rudd voice Seth Rogen’s ‘Sausage Party’

Kristen Wiig, Salma Hayek, James Franco, Paul Rudd voice Seth Rogen’s ‘Sausage Party’

By | June 3, 2014 at 12:23 pm | No comments

Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg are hosting a sausage fest in two years-- and everyone's invited! Rogen and Goldberg's latest movie Sausage Party will hit theaters on June 3, 2016. The brain children behind Superbad and This Is The End have brought on some of the top names in...

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Marlon Wayans’ TBS series ‘Funniest Wins’ unveils comedian competitors

Marlon Wayans’ TBS series ‘Funniest Wins’ unveils comedian competitors

By | May 30, 2014 at 2:41 pm | 3 comments

We told you back in February that Marlon Wayans had sold and will host a comedy competition on TBS. Wayans' show has released the names of the contestants competing on the brand new show. Funniest Wins will pit 10 rising comedians against in weekly challenges teaching them...

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Chelsea Handler reveals ‘Chelsea Lately’ finale date, but will she ever do late night again?

Chelsea Handler reveals ‘Chelsea Lately’ finale date, but will she ever do late night again?

By | May 29, 2014 at 10:37 am | No comments

Last month, Chelsea Handler announced on Conan that she would be ending her long-running late-night series Chelsea Lately on E!. Her contract with the entertainment network would have kept her there through the end of this year. However, E! issued a release announcing that the...

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Eastbound & Down’s Danny McBride back with HBO for ‘Vice Principals’

Eastbound & Down’s Danny McBride back with HBO for ‘Vice Principals’

By | May 28, 2014 at 3:41 pm | No comments

Danny McBride is recovering pretty well in the wake of his FX animated series Chozen being cancelled. HBO has ordered another show from McBride after the smashing success Eastbound & Down. Vice Principals will star the This Is The End actor as one of two vice principals who...

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Nia Vardalos: ‘My Big Fat Greek Wedding’ sequel is happening!

Nia Vardalos: ‘My Big Fat Greek Wedding’ sequel is happening!

By | May 28, 2014 at 2:58 pm | No comments

Nia Vardalos has confirmed Toula Miller and the rest of the Portokalos clan are coming back to the big screen in a sequel to the 2002 box office hit My Big Fat Greek Wedding. Twelve years after its initial release, Vardalos has written a follow-up film that she will star in with...

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Russell Peters, Jim Gaffigan, Amy Schumer, Bill Burr want you to donate to Ted Alexandro’s Kickstarter campaign! (Video)

Russell Peters, Jim Gaffigan, Amy Schumer, Bill Burr want you to donate to Ted Alexandro’s Kickstarter campaign! (Video)

By | May 27, 2014 at 3:15 pm | No comments

Comedian Ted Alexandro gave us all a tease of what his stellar Web series Teachers Lounge may look like. Now, with good friend and co-creator Hollis James, he's trying to make even more episodes of the show. Alexandro and James have started a Kickstarter campaign to raise...

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Kelsey Grammer, Martin Lawrence are ‘Partners’ for FX comedy premiering Aug. 4

Kelsey Grammer, Martin Lawrence are ‘Partners’ for FX comedy premiering Aug. 4

By | May 27, 2014 at 11:44 am | 3 comments

The Martin Lawrence and Kelsey Grammar FX sitcom Partners will showcase the unusual pairing on Monday, August 4 when it premieres on the cable network. Partners pairs Lawrence and Grammar as Chicago lawyers from very different backgrounds as they face their own personal crises....

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Pete Holmes Show canceled by TBS, but Conan O’Brien is still his hero: Read Pete Holmes’ letter to fans

Pete Holmes Show canceled by TBS, but Conan O’Brien is still his hero: Read Pete Holmes’ letter to fans

By | May 26, 2014 at 11:21 am | 14 comments

TBS has canceled The Pete Holmes Show. The half-hour late night talk show/sketch show hybrid with host Pete Holmes only lasted seven months and had a strong fan presence on social media, but the ratings were not where TBS wanted them to be. The Pete Holmes Show last received a...

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