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Louis C.K., Juliette Lewis and more snag Webby awards for their online comedy work

Louis C.K., Juliette Lewis and more snag Webby awards for their online comedy work

By | May 3, 2012 at 11:06 am | No comments

The winners of the 16th Annual Webby Awards have been announced and while there are more than 70 categories spanning every possible area of the Internet, the world of comedy made its mark this year, receiving awards in a variety of categories including some of the highest...

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Take a tour of Kathy Griffin’s new Bravo talk show set (Video)

Take a tour of Kathy Griffin’s new Bravo talk show set (Video)

By | April 18, 2012 at 5:17 pm | No comments

Comedian Kathy Griffin has an all new talk show, cleverly entitled Kathy, premiering on Bravo tomorrow night. In the video below she gives viewers a tour of the set. It seems Griffin asked set designers to recreate the aesthetic of her own house for the show. They also created a...

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Richard Pryor documentary will become a reality

Richard Pryor documentary will become a reality

By | April 16, 2012 at 3:37 pm | One comment

Thanks to BBC ‘Storyville’ and Showtime, a documentary about the life of late comedian Richard Pryor will finally be made. Filmmaker Marina Zenovich, who is best known for her documentary on controversial director Roman Polanski, is taking lead on the untitled film for...

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Dear, NBC: Let ‘The Office’ die a dignified death

Dear, NBC: Let ‘The Office’ die a dignified death

By | April 13, 2012 at 4:13 pm | 6 comments

It's been a less-than-stellar Steve Carell-less season of The Office, and so the plans for its future continue to be a mystery-- not just to audiences, but to most of those involved with the show. There have been many major changes and rumors swirling in the past six months. So...

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HBO really wants you to watch ‘Girls’ and ‘Veep’

HBO really wants you to watch ‘Girls’ and ‘Veep’

By | April 12, 2012 at 3:27 pm | No comments

Good news for those without the luxury of expensive premium cable; HBO will be posting the premiere episodes of their two new comedy series, Girls and Veep, the day after their network debuts. The episodes will be available to audiences everywhere, including non-HBO-subscribers,...

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Meet Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live’s newest featured player (Video)

Meet Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live’s newest featured player (Video)

By | March 29, 2012 at 1:00 pm | 2 comments

With the likely departure of Kristen Wigg and Abby Elliot’s status unknown after being let go from a FOX sitcom, Lorne Michaels is in need of securing a few funny ladies to round out the cast of Saturday Night Live. During the past few weeks, the brass at the iconic sketch...

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Ricky Gervais confirms ‘Idiot Abroad’ spinoff and second season of ‘Life’s Too Short’

Ricky Gervais confirms ‘Idiot Abroad’ spinoff and second season of ‘Life’s Too Short’

By | March 28, 2012 at 2:21 pm | No comments

Ricky Gervais has confirmed that Karl Pilkington, reluctant star of An Idiot Abroad on the Science channel, has committed to a spinoff entitled The Short Way Round, though it surely took some convincing. Gervais announced that Pilkington will be joined on this new adventure by...

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Jimmy Kimmel will host Emmy awards

Jimmy Kimmel will host Emmy awards

By | March 26, 2012 at 12:01 pm | No comments

Late night master Jimmy Kimmel will take the stage at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles on Sept. 23 to host the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards. While this won't be the comedian’s first time hosting an awards show (he's previously hosted the American Music Awards and the ESPY...

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Dan Aykroyd and Chevy Chase are writing a comedy flick

Dan Aykroyd and Chevy Chase are writing a comedy flick

By | March 21, 2012 at 12:25 pm | 3 comments

Dan Aykroyd announced on his Facebook page that he'll be working with fellow Saturday Night Live alum and Community co-star actor Chevy Chase on a new comedy film script. The pair worked together previously in 1991 on Aykroyd's critically panned directorial debut Nothing But...

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