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Comedy Central inks a deal with Workaholics writers Sean Clements and Dominic Dierkes

Comedy Central inks a deal with Workaholics writers Sean Clements and Dominic Dierkes

By | October 9, 2013 at 3:31 pm | No comments

Comedy Central has decided to once again spread its Workaholics talent around. Two of the highly successful show’s writers Sean Clements and Dominic Dierkes (the latter of whom you may know from Derrick Comedy, the troupe in which Donald Glover got his start) have inked a deal...

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Watch Judd Apatow interview Pearl Jam for 50 minutes

Watch Judd Apatow interview Pearl Jam for 50 minutes

By | October 8, 2013 at 12:25 pm | 3 comments

For years, Pearl Jam has been revolutionizing the way in which popular rock bands do business-- whether it's refusing to play at Ticketmaster events or releasing free live albums or just not being a bunch of dicks. As their newest album Lightning Bolt is being released on Oct....

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Kelly Ripa is developing a comedy for ABC

Kelly Ripa is developing a comedy for ABC

By | October 8, 2013 at 11:47 am | One comment

Kelly Ripa, the Longtime co-host of syndicated morning chat show Live with Regis and Kelly and now Live with Kelly and Michael has just inked a deal with ABC to producer her own sitcom for ABC. The untitled, multi-camera project will be produced with Ripa's husband, actor Mark...

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Watch the new ‘Walter Mitty’ trailer with Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig and more!

Watch the new ‘Walter Mitty’ trailer with Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig and more!

By | October 8, 2013 at 11:21 am | No comments

You'll have to wait until Christmas Day to peep The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, but at least you can check out this just-released trailer. The flick stars Ben Stiller as the titular character, an office worker who escapes his mundane life by living out fantastic adventures in...

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Sarah Silverman is going to star in an HBO series, maybe

Sarah Silverman is going to star in an HBO series, maybe

By | October 8, 2013 at 10:41 am | No comments

As we anxiously await HBO's Nov. 23 premiere of Sarah Silverman's first stand-up comedy special -- We Are Miracles -- in eight years, here's a bit of information that should make comedy fans smile: the veteran comedian has just inked a deal to co-star alongside Topher Grace in a...

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Miley Cyrus plays Michele Bachmann in government shutdown music video

Miley Cyrus plays Michele Bachmann in government shutdown music video

By | October 6, 2013 at 8:49 am | 2 comments

When Miley Cyrus released her bizarre video for "We Can't Stop" earlier this year, rational human beings would never have thought it would be mashed up with something as political as a government shutdown. But it has-- and to great effect. During last night's Saturday Night...

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Miley Cyrus shuts down the haters in Saturday Night Live sketch (Video)

Miley Cyrus shuts down the haters in Saturday Night Live sketch (Video)

By | October 6, 2013 at 8:31 am | No comments

Just in case you thought Miley Cyrus gave two shits about what you think about her over-sensationalized Video Music Awards performance on MTV -- no matter how terrible it was -- you should check out the cold opening to last night's Saturday Night Live, where Cyrus pulled double...

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Watch the first clip from Marc Maron’s upcoming Netflix special ‘Thinky Pain’

Watch the first clip from Marc Maron’s upcoming Netflix special ‘Thinky Pain’

By | October 4, 2013 at 1:09 pm | No comments

As of this Monday, Oct. 7, you'll be able to stream Marc Maron's latest offering Thinky Pain, exclusively on Netflix. And because we love you, here's the very first snippet from said comedy special. Check it out! Thinky Pain is the first recorded stand-up Maron has...

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Judd Apatow interviews Maria Bamford about the 1990s (Video)

Judd Apatow interviews Maria Bamford about the 1990s (Video)

By | October 3, 2013 at 5:17 pm | No comments

What happens when one of today's most powerful comedy filmmakers sits down to interview one of today's most brilliant (and underrated) comedians about the 1990s? Well, for one, you find Judd Apatow and Maria Bamford examining Ben Affleck’s aging patterns. But you also see the...

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