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Real life couple Jason Sudeikis and Olivia Wilde join Fred Armisen in comedy flick

Real life couple Jason Sudeikis and Olivia Wilde join Fred Armisen in comedy flick

By | March 14, 2012 at 4:26 pm | No comments

Real life couple Olivia Wilde and Saturday Night Live funny man Jason Sudeikis have signed on to costar in a new relationship comedy entitled Relanxious, directed by writer Christopher Storer. Joined by Brie Larson and fellow SNL cast member and co-star of Portlandia Fred...

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Comedians fight against possible gay ban in tourist town

Comedians fight against possible gay ban in tourist town

By | March 8, 2012 at 2:57 pm | No comments

While the debate over gay rights and marriage equality continues to rage in America, it seems another country, the Philippines, is also being affected-- most notably in the confines of comedy clubs. Venue and bar owners in the touristy seaside town of Puerto Galera claim the...

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Yahoo! launches new comedy channel with 7 Minutes in Heaven and more

Yahoo! launches new comedy channel with 7 Minutes in Heaven and more

By | March 5, 2012 at 3:54 pm | No comments

From Netflix producing the new season of Arrested Development to just about everything Funny or Die posts and to sites like Hulu and Crackle releasing its own programming, these days, the online world is constantly competing to release the best new original comedy content for...

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Adam Sandler breaks record for most Razzie Award nominations

Adam Sandler breaks record for most Razzie Award nominations

By | February 27, 2012 at 6:24 pm | One comment

Oh, Adam Sandler. How the funny have fallen. While many of his classic comedic endeavors, such as Billy Madison and Happy Gilmore were critically panned yet adored by fans, none of his productions reached the level of pure hatred that last year’s Jack and Jill received from...

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Comedian with Cerebral Palsy performs first show with help from an iPad

Comedian with Cerebral Palsy performs first show with help from an iPad

By | February 20, 2012 at 12:15 pm | 3 comments

It’s no secret that Apple’s iPad can do anything and everything its owners can imagine-- and recently, a young man put this to the test in order to make a dream come true. Lee Ridley of Sunderland, England suffers from Cerebral Palsy and is unable to speak. But thanks to the...

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Comedy Central approves Key & Peele for a second season

Comedy Central approves Key & Peele for a second season

By | February 15, 2012 at 2:43 pm | 2 comments

Only three episodes in to its much-publicized debut season, the sketch show Key & Peele has already been picked up for a second season, which will debut later this year. “Because Key & Peele has been so immediately and universally well received, I was worried if we didn't...

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Comedian Juston McKinney inks development deal with Denis Leary’s Apostle and IFC

Comedian Juston McKinney inks development deal with Denis Leary’s Apostle and IFC

By | February 9, 2012 at 11:47 am | No comments

Stand-up comedian Juston McKinney may be taking his web series Hosed to a new, cable television audience if all goes according to plan. McKinney signed a deal with Denis Leary’s production company Apostle, in which his Web series Hosed would be developed for IFC, which is...

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Mindy Kaling may leave The Office for her own show

Mindy Kaling may leave The Office for her own show

By | January 31, 2012 at 2:08 pm | 9 comments

Mindy Kaling made a name for herself in Hollywood when she began writing for and co-starring on The Office, the critically acclaimed and long-running NBC sitcom. But there's a decent chance Kaling will soon be departing that show. And the fact that NBC passed on giving a pilot...

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Comedians Hannibal Buress and Eric Andre heading to Adult Swim on Cartoon Network

Comedians Hannibal Buress and Eric Andre heading to Adult Swim on Cartoon Network

By | January 30, 2012 at 2:46 pm | 5 comments

Cartoon Network announced that they'll l be airing an all new late night talk show starring stand-up comedians Hannibal Buress and Eric Andre. They'll be joining the Adult Swim line-up! The new program, produced by Abso Lutely Productions who creates Tim & Eric Awesome...

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