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Mike Birbiglia’s “My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend” off-Broadway run is extended

By | April 29, 2011 at 2:06 pm | No comments

Mike Birbiglia’s having much, much better luck onstage than the folks behind Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark. The word from Playbill today is that Birbiglia’s new comedy, My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend, written and starring the man himself, will be extended Off-Broadway at the...

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OMG! There’s a fuck scene in this ‘Bridesmaids’ trailer

By | April 27, 2011 at 3:50 pm | No comments

There’s been substantial buzz on the internet lately about Bridesmaids, the Paul Feig-directed comedy that many critics have called this year’s female version of The Hangover. And, since Kristen Wiig has written and starred in the film, along with Maya Rudolph, Ellie Kemper...

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SNL’s Jason Sudeikis will host MTV Movie Awards

By | April 27, 2011 at 2:04 pm | No comments

Jason Sudeikis is no stranger to live television, which should make his next non-Saturday Night Live gig a breeze. MTV announced today that Sudeikis will be hosting the 2011 MTV Movie Awards, to air Sunday, June 5 at 9pm. He promises to be a pretty solid fit for the role: he...

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Watch Conan O’Brien, Sarah Silverman, David Arquette and more support Malaria No More

By | April 25, 2011 at 3:25 pm | One comment

In addition to it being Al Pacino’s birthday, it turns out that April 25 is World Malaria Day. And Malaria No More has released a video to spread the word about the organization, the cause, and the way that you can help curb malaria deaths in Africa. Appearing in the video...

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Comedian contestant tells audience to ‘fuck off’ on national television

By | April 25, 2011 at 11:58 am | No comments

One of the most awkward things in the world to watch – usually – is a stand-up comic crashing and burning. Their jokes are met with silence and they simply don’t know what to do next. The audience doesn’t know what to do next. It’s rough. But sometimes, seeing a comic...

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Punchline Magazine’s 10 favorite marijuana-related video comedy bits

By | April 19, 2011 at 1:41 pm | 2 comments

Tomorrow is April 20. (It's today if you're reading this on Wednesday). For those who don't smoke marijuana on a regular basis, it's just Wednesday. For pot heads worldwide, however, 4/20 is the biggest day of the year; it's the day when stoners get more stoned than usual or at...

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Kevin Hart continues comedy domination with role in Steve Harvey flick

By | April 19, 2011 at 12:24 pm | No comments

Want more Kevin Hart in your life? You got it! Having just signed on to star in a Judd Apatow-produced comedy called Five Year Engagement, the comedian will be starring in another comedy, Deadline reports, called Think Like A Man. This new comedy is based on comedian, radio...

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Watch Steve Carell and Will Ferrell slap each other in Office preview

By | April 18, 2011 at 2:18 pm | No comments

Hoo boy. Looks like NBC’s pulling out all the stops for Carrell’s immanent farewell. The network posted a preview clip today that features an incredible announcement from Michael Scott: the Dundies are returning. And D’Angelo Vickers (Will Ferrell) is involved in some...

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Seinfeld alum Julia Louis-Dreyfus will star in new HBO comedy series, ‘Veep’

By | April 18, 2011 at 1:59 pm | No comments

Political comedies are so timely and relevant these days, especially when campaigns start ramping up and you have people like Donald Trump and Rick Santorum angling for presidential nods (really?). So HBO’s new series Veep couldn’t have come at a better time. Deadline...

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