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Tony Rock guests on Kevin Nealon Show at Laugh Factory

By | June 10, 2010 at 2:32 pm | No comments

It’s that time of the week again. (No, not recyclables). It’s another edition of the Kevin Nealon Show, filmed every Tuesday at the Laugh Factory in Los Angeles. And this week, Kevin’s special guest was Tony Rock, who most people know as the little brother of famous...

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World Series of Comedy offers comedians 20+ weeks of work across the country

By | June 7, 2010 at 2:55 pm | 5 comments

Ask any comedian what the most crucial thing about making it in stand-up comedy is, and they’ll all say the same thing. Stage time. And one comedian is helping to offer the opportunity to win lots of it. Joe Lowers, a 16-year comedy veteran, has just announced the details...

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Mike Marino guests on the Kevin Nealon Show

By | June 1, 2010 at 8:12 am | No comments

Did you think we’d go a week without a Kevin Nealon Show posting? Fuggedaboudit! This week Kevin welcomed Italian comedian and wanna-be-mobster, Mike Marino to sit down with him at the Laugh Factory. In this week’s interview, Kevin has the “cahoonas” to ask Marino...

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Hollywood Comedy Film Festival calls for submissions

By | May 27, 2010 at 1:58 pm | No comments

[caption id="attachment_8516" align="alignright" width="150" caption="Zach Galifianakis took part in last year's Hollywood Comedy Film Festival"][/caption] Hey, funny filmmakers. Get your submissions ready…Because the 2nd annual Hollywood Comedy Film Festival has just...

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Laugh Factory welcomes Maz Jobrani to Kevin Nealon Show

By | May 19, 2010 at 4:16 pm | No comments

The life of a multi-ethnic comic was discussed in the latest edition of the newly popular weekly series the Kevin Nealon Show at the Laugh Factory. And who better to discuss the topic than Iranian-American comedian Maz Jobrani. While Jobrani and Nealon discuss fatherhood –...

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Lewis Black, Wyatt Cenac, more to play Comedy Central SummerStage

By | May 6, 2010 at 4:05 pm | No comments

People complain about New York City being too expensive. But you can’t forget about all the awesome free events. Comedy Central Park Live is one of them, as the free stand-up comedy show returns for a fourth summer this July as part of the 2010 Central Park SummerStage...

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Comedian retains legal rights to poke fun at mother in law

By | May 5, 2010 at 4:24 pm | No comments

[caption id="attachment_10707" align="alignright" width="150" caption="Sunda Croonquist"][/caption] Oh mothers-in-law-- proving once again why we are scared of you in the first place. Two years ago, comedian Sunda Croonquist was sued by her mother-in-law, after “mom,’ and...

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Felipe Esparza makes an impression on Laugh Factory’s ‘Kevin Nealon Show’

By | May 5, 2010 at 9:57 am | 2 comments

Comedian Felipe Esparza was recently the special guest at Kevin Nealon’s weekly sit-down show at the Laugh Factory. Esparza may have been there, but he wasn’t all there. Confused? So were we. Was he drunk? More likely stoned? We aren’t really sure. But he lost enough...

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Martin Lawrence stand-up comedy series back for fifth season

By | May 3, 2010 at 6:20 pm | No comments

Starz' Martin Lawrence Presents 1st Amendment Stand-Up has been renewed for a fifth season. Lawrence has pegged comedian Sheryl Underwood to host, replacing Doug Williams, who now work behind the scenes as an executive producer. Comedians set to perform include Deon Cole, Sandra...

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