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Seth MacFarlane, Patrick Stewart, Bored to Death’s Jonathan Ames’ Starz comedy Blunt Talk gets two seasons

Seth MacFarlane, Patrick Stewart, Bored to Death’s Jonathan Ames’ Starz comedy Blunt Talk gets two seasons

By | April 30, 2014 at 10:26 pm | One comment

Seth MacFarlane has sold yet another comedy idea. Starz has ordered two seasons of Blunt Talk from the Family Guy creator. The show will be penned by Jonathan Ames (Bored to Death) and star X-Men's Patrick Stewart. Stewart will play a British newscaster who comes to America to...

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Jerry Seinfeld’s Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee gets four more seasons from Crackle

Jerry Seinfeld’s Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee gets four more seasons from Crackle

By | April 30, 2014 at 9:57 pm | No comments

Jerry Seinfeld is giving comedians a caffeine overload. Crackle has renewed Seinfeld's Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee web series for four more seasons! Sony Picture Television's online streaming property ordered 24 new episodes from the stand-up comedian. The coffee-fueled...

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David Spade confirms Joe Dirt 2 sequel is happening in Reddit AMA

David Spade confirms Joe Dirt 2 sequel is happening in Reddit AMA

By | April 30, 2014 at 2:25 pm | 4 comments

David Spade revealed that a Joe Dirt sequel is going to happen…eventually. The Saturday Night Live alum did an AMA on Reddit on Wednesday and many fans barraged him with praise for his critically-hated 2001 comedy. During the AMA, Spade revealed that he and Wolf are trying to...

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Craig Ferguson leaving Late Late Show: What does it mean for Chelsea Handler, Conan O’Brien and the rest of the late night television landscape?

Craig Ferguson leaving Late Late Show: What does it mean for Chelsea Handler, Conan O’Brien and the rest of the late night television landscape?

By | April 29, 2014 at 12:59 pm | One comment

Well, this was inevitable. Craig Ferguson will leave Late Late Show when his contract with CBS expires at the end of this year. Ferguson, who succeeded Craig Kilborn on Late Late Show in 2005, announced to his studio audience, "CBS and I are not getting divorced, we are...

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HBO’s Last Week Tonight with John Oliver delivers Daily Show vibe but with f-bombs (Review)

HBO’s Last Week Tonight with John Oliver delivers Daily Show vibe but with f-bombs (Review)

By | April 28, 2014 at 11:53 am | No comments

UPDATE: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver may have opened to mixed reviews, but people were certainly willing to give the former Daily Show correspondent a chance! The premiere of the British comedian's new show opened with a strong 1.1 million viewers Sunday night at 11pm EST,...

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Emmy Awards producers tap Late Night host Seth Meyers as emcee

Emmy Awards producers tap Late Night host Seth Meyers as emcee

By | April 25, 2014 at 12:20 pm | No comments

Seth Meyers has another new hosting gig after his successful take-over of Late Night. Meyers will host the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards this August. The Saturday Night Live alum was tapped by producers for this year's NBC broadcast of the ceremony (broadcasting rights...

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Stephen Colbert’s imminent Comedy Central departure addressed on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (Video)

Stephen Colbert’s imminent Comedy Central departure addressed on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (Video)

By | April 25, 2014 at 11:15 am | No comments

Stephen Colbert the man is posed to take over Late Show hosting duties when David Letterman steps down some time in 2015. But Stephen Colbert the conservative late night pundit has other plans. The Colbert Report host stopped by his Comedy Central lead-in The Daily Show with Jon...

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How I Met Your Dad pilot casts Meg Ryan in HIMYM spin-off

How I Met Your Dad pilot casts Meg Ryan in HIMYM spin-off

By | April 25, 2014 at 11:04 am | No comments

Fresh off the heels of the questionable How I Met Your Mother series finale, the hit CBS comedy's potential spin-off series has major casting news. Meg Ryan will voice the narrator in the How I Met Your Dad pilot. Just as Bob Saget was the voice of future Ted (Josh Radnor), Ryan...

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Arrested Development’s Mitch Hurwitz and Netflix join forces

Arrested Development’s Mitch Hurwitz and Netflix join forces

By | April 23, 2014 at 4:18 pm | No comments

Emmy Award-winning writer-producer Mitch Hurwitz is getting some executive treatment from streaming giant Netflix. The Arrested Development creator landed a huge development deal with the "network." Hurwitz will create and produce new original series to be streamed on the...

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