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Jimmy Dore book Your Country Is Just Not That Into You blasts liberals, conservatives and pundits

Jimmy Dore book Your Country Is Just Not That Into You blasts liberals, conservatives and pundits

By | October 8, 2014 at 12:05 pm | No comments

Political comedian Jimmy Dore lets you know what's wrong with your relationship with America in his new book Your Country Is Just Not That Into You: How the Media, Wall Street, and Both Political Parties Keep on Screwing You --- Even After You've Moved On (Running Press). No one...

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Eddie Izzard joins Junior Bender crime comedy for NBC

Eddie Izzard joins Junior Bender crime comedy for NBC

By | October 6, 2014 at 3:33 pm | One comment

NBC has tapped comedian Eddie Izzard to bring thieving detective Junior Bender to life. The network gave Izzard a script commitment to adapt Timothy Hallinan's popular crime novels into a comedic crime thriller. Hallinan's four-book series centers around a burglar in Los Angeles...

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‘Better Call Saul’ music video with Bob Odenkirk is insanely bizarre

‘Better Call Saul’ music video with Bob Odenkirk is insanely bizarre

By | October 6, 2014 at 2:59 pm | No comments

Whatcha gonna do when you're sad Breaking Bad's gone? Ya better call Saul! AMC's spin-off series Better Call Saul continues to tease fans of Bob Odenkirk's shady New Mexico lawyer character with a music video (?) of sorts. Country music icon Junior Brown throws down some tunes...

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Inside Amy Schumer, Broad City and more added to New York Comedy Festival

Inside Amy Schumer, Broad City and more added to New York Comedy Festival

By | October 3, 2014 at 12:09 pm | One comment

The New York Comedy Festival has just added Amy Poehler, Jim Gaffigan, Pete Holmes, Seth Rogen and over 60 additional shows to its long weekend's schedule. Some old favorites of the festival, such as Comics to Watch and the New York's Funniest Stand-Up competition finals will...

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Netflix snags Adam Sandler for four movies

Netflix snags Adam Sandler for four movies

By | October 2, 2014 at 11:24 am | One comment

Adam Sandler is getting the Netflix treatment, but instead of a stand-up comedy special, Sandler will produce and star in four feature-length films to be seen exclusively on the video streaming giant. "People love Adam's films on Netflix and often watch them again and again,"...

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Bill Burr pilot from It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia team heads to FX

Bill Burr pilot from It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia team heads to FX

By | October 1, 2014 at 6:11 pm | One comment

Comedian Bill Burr may finally get his own successful television show after all. FX Networks has ordered a pilot for Pariah starring the You People Are All The Same comic. Co-created by John and Dave Chernin (It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia), Pariah is about a volatile TV...

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Aisha Tyler, Reggie Watts, Eddie Pepitone headlining Maui Comedy Festival (Video)

Aisha Tyler, Reggie Watts, Eddie Pepitone headlining Maui Comedy Festival (Video)

By | October 1, 2014 at 3:54 pm | One comment

As the temperature begins to drop in many parts of the country, there's a special place where the country's top comedians will migrate next month. The first annual Maui Comedy Festival will kick off Oct. 30 and will continue through the weekend. Taking place in Lahaina, Hawaii,...

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IFC developing Denis Leary hockey comedy Uncle Chubby’s

IFC developing Denis Leary hockey comedy Uncle Chubby’s

By | October 1, 2014 at 3:38 pm | No comments

Denis Leary's Apostle empire has sold the idea of yet another comedy show, this time to IFC. Uncle Chubby's is a comedy about a group of friends in their late 20s who play hockey together. They decide to take their casual play to the next level and compete for the league title...

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Letterman regular Tommy Johnagin snags CBS pilot deal

Letterman regular Tommy Johnagin snags CBS pilot deal

By | September 26, 2014 at 11:39 am | No comments

Comedian Tommy Johnagin has landed one of the early exciting pilot orders from CBS. Johnagin has sold a half-hour comedy pilot for a multi-camera show based on his life as a stand-up comic raising a family in a small Midwest town. Johnagin is a regular guest on Late Show with...

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