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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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Oxygen’s ‘Funny Girls’ follows rising Los Angeles comedians in male dominated world of comedy

Oxygen’s ‘Funny Girls’ follows rising Los Angeles comedians in male dominated world of comedy

By | April 10, 2014 at 11:31 am | No comments

Oxygen wants to show the nation how tough it is to be a female stand-up comedian with its new docuseries Funny Girls (working title). The series showcases up-and-coming female comics in Los Angeles as "they strive to break the glass ceiling in the male-dominated comedy...

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Microsoft’s Xbox One: Sarah Silverman, Michael Cera, Seth Green on board for comedy shows

Microsoft’s Xbox One: Sarah Silverman, Michael Cera, Seth Green on board for comedy shows

By | April 8, 2014 at 9:50 am | No comments

Microsoft is getting serious about creating original programming for its Xbox One. Xbox Entertainment Studios has turned to Sarah Silverman, Michael Cera and Seth Green for comedy shows to stream on the video game-turned-entertainment console, which currently retails for about...

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Will Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele reboot ‘Police Academy’ franchise?

Will Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele reboot ‘Police Academy’ franchise?

By | April 4, 2014 at 5:31 pm | 3 comments

Police Academy will reportedly get a reboot produced by recent Peabody Award winners Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele. Talks of a relaunch of the 1980s comedy franchise began four years ago and the smash success of the pair's Comedy Central sketch show Key & Peele surely...

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FXX signs Tracy Morgan with comedy from Rob McElhenney, Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton

FXX signs Tracy Morgan with comedy from Rob McElhenney, Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton

By | April 4, 2014 at 3:28 pm | No comments

Saturday Night Live alum Tracy Morgan won't fuddle around with a pilot for FXX. The comedy-centric sister channel of FX has given a straight-to-series order for a Morgan-starred show. It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia creators Rob McElhenney, Charlie Day and Glenn Howerton...

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Aisha Tyler’s Self-Inflicted Wounds book-to-comedy series optioned by CBS

Aisha Tyler’s Self-Inflicted Wounds book-to-comedy series optioned by CBS

By | April 4, 2014 at 2:09 pm | 3 comments

Aisha Tyler's New York Times best-seller Self-Inflicted Wounds is coming to CBS. The Eye Network's in-house production company CBS Television Studios has optioned the comedian's book for a potential half-hour comedy series. Self-Inflicted Wounds: Heartwarming Tales of Epic...

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Watch David Letterman announce his retirement from ‘Late Show’

Watch David Letterman announce his retirement from ‘Late Show’

By | April 3, 2014 at 6:10 pm | One comment

Late night talk show legend David Letterman will announce his 2015 retirement on tonight's edition of Late Show with David Letterman. When a monstrous announcement like this is to be made, a press release is usually sent to media outlets or it is agreed that the star will break...

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Will Ferrell is Bobby Riggs in Battle of the Sexes tennis drama Match Maker

Will Ferrell is Bobby Riggs in Battle of the Sexes tennis drama Match Maker

By | April 3, 2014 at 4:08 pm | One comment

  Will Ferrell is set to play Bobby Riggs in Match Maker, a movie about the legendary "Battle of the Sexes" tennis match in 1973. The drama, likely to have punchlines laced throughout, comes from writer Steve Conrad who also wrote the recent Ben Stiller film The...

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Artie Lange’s Pete Rose kidnapping video recalls gambling charges and giant turds (Video)

Artie Lange’s Pete Rose kidnapping video recalls gambling charges and giant turds (Video)

By | April 2, 2014 at 9:16 pm | No comments

Stand-up comedian and radio host Artie Lange has kidnapped shamed baseball legend Pete Rose! Oh no! Well, actually, Pete Rose is just fine. The only person who tied the retired Major League Baseball star was Lange's cartoonist. A new video from Rug Burn's YouTube page features...

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