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Jack Black hints at animated Tenacious D series

Jack Black hints at animated Tenacious D series

By | June 17, 2013 at 4:23 pm | No comments

In addition to the already-announced Ghost Ghirls for Yahoo! Screen, Jack Black may hinted that he may soon start work on an online animated series centered around Tenacious D, his longtime comedy rock act. Speaking at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity this...

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Courteney Cox directing dark comedy with Kate Walsh, Seann William Scott, Rob Riggle

Courteney Cox directing dark comedy with Kate Walsh, Seann William Scott, Rob Riggle

By | June 14, 2013 at 12:59 pm | One comment

Former Friends star Courteney Cox is going to the big screen, but it will be behind the camera. The Cougar Town star will be directing the feature film, Hello I Must Be Going, written by David Flebotte and starring Seann William Scott and Kate Walsh, Deadline reports. While she...

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Smash star Megan Hilty joins new Sean Hayes series on NBC

Smash star Megan Hilty joins new Sean Hayes series on NBC

By | June 14, 2013 at 11:50 am | No comments

Megan Hilty and Sean Hayes will reunite-the two have been seen on Smash together- to co-star in a new NBC primetime comedy Sean Saves The World. Created by Victor Fresco, the comedy focuses on the Sean (Hayes) as he tries to parent his 14-year-old daughter (Samantha Iser) who...

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The Muppets may be coming to Broadway and the movie sequel gets a new title

The Muppets may be coming to Broadway and the movie sequel gets a new title

By | June 14, 2013 at 11:33 am | No comments

Even though the film The Muppets…Again! (which has just been renamed The Muppets Most Wanted) is still in production, the Muppets are wasting no time in making plans for the future. Disney is working to create a live show that would resemble a Broadway musical. To test out the...

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Seinfeld stars Jason Alexander and Michael Richards will reunite on Kirstie Alley’s new show on TV Land

Seinfeld stars Jason Alexander and Michael Richards will reunite on Kirstie Alley’s new show on TV Land

By | June 14, 2013 at 11:06 am | No comments

TV Land’s upcoming sitcom Kirstie, starring former Cheers star Kirstie Alley, is reuniting the dynamic duo from iconic NBC sitcom, Seinfeld. Jason Alexander will guest star, joining Michael Richards, who will be a regular on the show. “It is a strange and wonderful thing to...

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Sexually charged Family Guy ad mocks Lena Dunham’s show Girls, Emmy Awards (Photo)

Sexually charged Family Guy ad mocks Lena Dunham’s show Girls, Emmy Awards (Photo)

By | June 14, 2013 at 10:01 am | No comments

Family Guy is purposely embroiled in controversy once again-- this time because of the release of its latest "For Your Consideration" ad. As part of their Emmy campaign, Fox dropped a Girls-inspired spoof. After last year’s ad, which was rejected by The Hollywood Reporter and...

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Amy Poehler, Nick Kroll, Mitch Hurwitz to be honored at Just For Laughs in Montreal

Amy Poehler, Nick Kroll, Mitch Hurwitz to be honored at Just For Laughs in Montreal

By | June 14, 2013 at 9:40 am | No comments

Most recently known for her brilliance on the NBC Parks and Recreation, Amy Poehler has been announced as the recipient of the Comedy Person of the Year prize at this year’s Just For Laughs comedy festival in Montreal. The prize is well deserved for one of the most talent and...

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Margaret Cho will launch prison comedy ‘In Transition’ on YouTube (Video)

Margaret Cho will launch prison comedy ‘In Transition’ on YouTube (Video)

By | June 10, 2013 at 6:37 pm | No comments

Veteran comedian Margaret Cho will launch In Transition, a comedy series for her official YouTube channel, on July 3. Co-starring Selene Luna and Yvette Saunders, the show revolves around the three friends who are forced to adjust to life after their release from prison. A total...

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Watch the first teaser for Stephen Merchant’s show ‘Hello Ladies’ on HBO

Watch the first teaser for Stephen Merchant’s show ‘Hello Ladies’ on HBO

By | June 10, 2013 at 5:59 pm | No comments

Using the highly rated Game of Thrones season finale as a platform to promote Stephen Merchant's upcoming series Hello Girls, HBO unveiled the first teaser last night. The show follows Merchant -- Ricky Gervais' writing partner -- as an awkward Englishman who tries...

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