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Judd Apatow begins production on “Top Secret” Lonely Island movie

Judd Apatow begins production on “Top Secret” Lonely Island movie

By | May 18, 2015 at 11:57 am | No comments

Judd Apatow and The Lonely Island began production last week on their untitled feature film. The Lonely Island movie will be a musical comedy starring members Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone and Akiva Schaffer as former boy band members who decide to do the unthinkable: perform an...

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Harry Shearer leaves Simpsons over contract dispute

Harry Shearer leaves Simpsons over contract dispute

By | May 14, 2015 at 11:39 am | No comments

Shortly after Fox renewed The Simpsons for another two seasons, Harry Shearer has decided not to return to the longest-running sitcom on television. Shearer voices a slew of Simpsons characters including Mr. Burns, Principal Skinner, Ned Flanders, Reverend Lovejoy, Dr. Hibbert,...

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Samantha Bee is “female as f-ck” in TBS promo (Video)

Samantha Bee is “female as f-ck” in TBS promo (Video)

By | May 13, 2015 at 2:41 pm | No comments

Samantha Bee has only been gone from Comedy Central's The Daily Show for two weeks and she's already back on the airwaves. TBS released a promo video for her upcoming untitled talk show where she will apply "her smart and satirical point of view to current and relevant issues."...

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Amy Schumer’s 12 Angry Men parody is brilliant (Video)

Amy Schumer’s 12 Angry Men parody is brilliant (Video)

By | May 6, 2015 at 3:35 pm | No comments

Peabody Award recipient Amy Schumer struck back at her haters with a brilliant piece on her Comedy Central sketch comedy show Inside Amy Schumer. Schumer spent all of Tuesday night's episode parodying the award-winning film 12 Angry Men, where the 12 jurors debate if she is hot...

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Louis CK’s new project I’m a Cop: He’ll write, direct and star in the feature film

Louis CK’s new project I’m a Cop: He’ll write, direct and star in the feature film

By | May 6, 2015 at 12:24 pm | No comments

Louis C.K. will write, direct and star in a feature film I'm a Cop. It's not the Louie star's first time making a movie but it's been 14 years since the comedian/actor/writer/maker-of-all-things has been behind the camera on a feature film. His last time was on the 2001 artistic...

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‘The Simpsons’ future is decided

‘The Simpsons’ future is decided

By | May 4, 2015 at 6:42 pm | One comment

The Simpsons are staying on Fox for at least another two seasons as the network announced the renewal on Monday, not like anyone was truly worried about the show's future. Seasons 27 and 28 will push the longest-running sitcom to 625 episodes. "I've outlasted Letterman, Jon...

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Samantha Bee exits Daily Show tonight

Samantha Bee exits Daily Show tonight

By | April 30, 2015 at 7:51 pm | No comments

Tonight will be Samantha Bee's final night on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. Bee, the most-tenured Daily Show correspondent, will depart for TBS to host her own comedy series where she will apply "her smart and satirical point of view to current and relevant issues." Comedy...

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What’s the deal with Seinfeld and Hulu?

What’s the deal with Seinfeld and Hulu?

By | April 29, 2015 at 1:12 pm | No comments

Hulu has bought the digital streaming rights to the oft-quoted NBC comedy Seinfeld. The video streaming service must have been tired of seeing competitor Netflix constantly in the headlines and cut a deal with Sony Pictures TV for all 180 episodes of the sitcom for nearly $160...

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Kevin Pollak talks ‘Misery Loves Comedy’ documentary (Laughspin Interview)

Kevin Pollak talks ‘Misery Loves Comedy’ documentary (Laughspin Interview)

By | April 27, 2015 at 1:27 pm | One comment

Kevin Pollak's Misery Loves Comedy is not just an adventure into the mindspace of stand-up comedians but an exciting exploration into the universal human conditions of misery, joy and hope. What started with the question, "Do you have to be miserable to be a comedian?"...

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