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First look at Jamie Foxx-produced sketch comedy show for Fox

First look at Jamie Foxx-produced sketch comedy show for Fox

By | July 12, 2011 at 9:11 am | No comments

Who the hell is Affion Crockett? You may not know him now, but by Aug. 14 at 9 pm EST, you should have a pretty fine idea of the dude's versatile comedic prowess. Why Aug. 14? Well, that's the night In the Flow with Affion Crockett premieres on Fox. The sketch show finds...

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Listen to Louis C.K.’s full NPR interview

Listen to Louis C.K.’s full NPR interview

By | July 8, 2011 at 2:35 pm | No comments

This morning Louis C.K. hung out on NPR’s show Fresh Air to chat about the political climate in Sudan. No, you geese. He talked about comedy and stuff. And you probably missed it because you were too budy “working” or “feeding your child” or “sleeping off your...

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Judd Apatow casts Bridesmaids scene stealer Melissa McCarthy in new comedy flick

Judd Apatow casts Bridesmaids scene stealer Melissa McCarthy in new comedy flick

By | July 8, 2011 at 9:09 am | No comments

Melissa McCarthy offered some of the funniest moments in Judd Apatow's summer blockbuster Bridesmaids (side note: if you haven't seen the film yet, stop reading and go do it, you owe it to society). And, in a while, come back for more McCarthy-Apatow goodness. The Hollywood...

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Interview: Bryan Callen– comedian, actor, zombie killer

By | June 16, 2011 at 12:49 pm | No comments

If you're like me, you first caught glances of comedian Bryan Callen during his years on the long-running (but not long enough!), totally under-appreciated sketch show MadTV. But over the last few years, the man has established himself as an in-demand, nationally headlining...

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Exclusive audio interview: Jim Norton talks Weiner, Tracy Morgan, addiction

By | June 14, 2011 at 6:07 am | No comments

I sat down with comedian Jim Norton at his home on Sunday to catch up on all things current, where his career is headed and much more. We talked about New York Rep. Anthony Weiner's photo scandal, about Tracy Morgan's anti-gay tirade and about Jim's new projects, which may...

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Videos: Anthony Weiner wanted to have sex during Daily Show; Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert respond

Videos: Anthony Weiner wanted to have sex during Daily Show; Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert respond

By | June 9, 2011 at 9:44 am | No comments

If you watched The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and The Colbert Report last night, you noticed a very specific bit repeated on both shows. This happens every once in a while because -- let's face it -- the two shows aren't incredibly different. But last night, the two hosts...

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Exclusive: Lewis Black, Nick Kroll talk about upcoming Bonnaroo performances

Exclusive: Lewis Black, Nick Kroll talk about upcoming Bonnaroo performances

By | June 7, 2011 at 6:37 pm | No comments

Just like the music stages at the 10th Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival offering a wildly diverse array of styles, this year’s Comedy Tent has also broadened its scope to include not only some of the best and edgiest stand-up around but spoken word, puppets and a couple of...

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Exclusive: Comedy Central confirms Kid Rock roast not happening

Exclusive: Comedy Central confirms Kid Rock roast not happening

By | June 2, 2011 at 7:34 pm | No comments

A representative from Comedy Central tells Punchline Magazine that the planned roast of Kid Rock for the network will not happen. Though the network announced in May the roast would film this summer and air late in the season, Kid Rock, at an unrelated press conference this...

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Watch all three animated 30 Rock ‘Jack Donaghy: Executive Superhero’ episodes

Watch all three animated 30 Rock ‘Jack Donaghy: Executive Superhero’ episodes

By | June 2, 2011 at 5:20 pm | No comments

Back in April we posted the first of three animated 30 Rock shorts titled Jack Donaghy Executive Superhero. A second one came out and we never posted it. We're not perfect, folks. Never said we were. But to make up for it, here's what we'll do. We're going to post the...

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