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Spike TV renews Adam Carolla’s ‘Catch A Contractor’ for second season (Video)

Spike TV renews Adam Carolla’s ‘Catch A Contractor’ for second season (Video)

By | April 17, 2014 at 2:25 pm | One comment

Podcasting pioneer and comedian Adam Carolla's new Spike TV gig hosting Catch A Contractor seems to be working out well. The network has renewed the show for a 10-episode second season. Catch A Contractor follows Carolla, who worked as a carpenter before his Man Show days,...

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Robin Williams’ Mrs. Doubtfire sequel very possible says Fox 2000

Robin Williams’ Mrs. Doubtfire sequel very possible says Fox 2000

By | April 17, 2014 at 11:40 am | No comments

Robin Williams will return as Mrs. Doubtfire-- if Fox 2000 has anything to say about it. The studio announced that it is developing a sequel to the hit 1993 Robin Williams comedy Mrs. Doubtfire. It's actually been in development hell since the original came out nearly 21 years...

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Seth Rogen snubs Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, Zac Efron doesn’t help (Video)

Seth Rogen snubs Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, Zac Efron doesn’t help (Video)

By | April 16, 2014 at 2:02 pm | One comment

Seth Rogen puts his foot in his mouth in an ESPN commercial promoting his upcoming movie Neighbors with Zac Efron. The two co-stars walk into the gym to find Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers working out. Rogen embarrassingly recognizes him as "the State Farm guy"...

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Watch: NBC’s Last Comic Standing first preview features JB Smoove and comedians you should know

Watch: NBC’s Last Comic Standing first preview features JB Smoove and comedians you should know

By | April 15, 2014 at 6:49 pm | No comments

NBC's Last Comic Standing is slotted to return for its ninth season next month with new hosts, new judges and a new format. And the first teaser trailer  was just released! Executive producer Wanda Sykes has taken hold of the twice-cancelled stand-up comedy competition show....

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Watch: Aziz Ansari, Eric Wareheim and Jason Woliner launch ‘Food Club’

Watch: Aziz Ansari, Eric Wareheim and Jason Woliner launch ‘Food Club’

By | April 15, 2014 at 4:42 pm | No comments

Aziz Ansari, Eric Wareheim (half of the beloved Tim & Eric duo), and Jason Woliner (Parks & Recreation and Human Giant director) are traversing Los Angeles' diverse culinary scene to see who is worthy of their high praise in their new show Food Club. The three comedians...

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Jay Leno, America’s Got Talent’s Tom Cotter to headline Lucille Ball Comedy Festival in Jamestown, NY

Jay Leno, America’s Got Talent’s Tom Cotter to headline Lucille Ball Comedy Festival in Jamestown, NY

By | April 14, 2014 at 4:54 pm | No comments

Comedians Jay Leno and Tom Cotter will headline the 2014 Lucille Ball Comedy Festival this August in Jamestown, NY. The annual festival is part of a mission to preserve the comedic legacy of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, which includes The Lucy Desi Museum & Center for...

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Comedy Exposition with Sean O’Connor, Sean Patton headed to Chicago

Comedy Exposition with Sean O’Connor, Sean Patton headed to Chicago

By | April 13, 2014 at 4:39 pm | One comment

Move over, Just For Laughs and make way for The Comedy Exposition! Chicago learned last year that it would not be hosting another TBS-sponsored Just For Laughs Chicago festival in 2014. A staple of the comedy festivals circuit, JFL Chicago debuted in 2009 as another showcase...

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Steve Carell’s celebrity game show ‘Riot’ boasts Tom Green, D.L. Hughley, Mayim Bialik, more!

Steve Carell’s celebrity game show ‘Riot’ boasts Tom Green, D.L. Hughley, Mayim Bialik, more!

By | April 13, 2014 at 4:21 pm | No comments

Steve Carell's celebrity improv game show Riot has been ordered to series and will feature famous guests including Jason Alexander, Cheryl Hines and Carell himself! Originally developed under the name Slide Show, Riot has a regular cast of contestants playing improv games with...

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Watch: Disney’s ‘Girl Meets World’ follow up to ‘Boy Meets World’ finds Danielle Fishel and Topanga all grown up

Watch: Disney’s ‘Girl Meets World’ follow up to ‘Boy Meets World’ finds Danielle Fishel and Topanga all grown up

By | April 13, 2014 at 12:18 pm | No comments

Cory and Topanga Matthews make their triumphant return in Disney's first official Girl Meets World trailer. Disney is building a lot of hype behind the Boy Meets World follow-up series since they cast the titular "Girl" last year. Excitement only grew further when a video went...

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