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Conan O’Brien interviews Mel Brooks for 80 minutes (Video)

Conan O’Brien interviews Mel Brooks for 80 minutes (Video)

By | October 21, 2013 at 1:43 pm | No comments

In the latest installment of the the original Team Coco online series Serious Jibber-Jabber, Conan O'Brien sits down with legendary (and somewhat press shy) Mel Brooks. And you should probably watch it. Enjoy! Be sure to subscribe to the weekly Laughspin Podcast on iTunes...

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CBS orders more Sarah Michelle Gellar, Anna Faris, Robin Williams and Will Arnett

CBS orders more Sarah Michelle Gellar, Anna Faris, Robin Williams and Will Arnett

By | October 18, 2013 at 5:46 pm | No comments

A few days after they announced that new comedy We Are Men was canceled, CBS today announced it’s ordering additional episodes of a trio of freshman comedies: The Crazy Ones, The Millers and Mom. During the show’s most recent airings, all three shows averaged about 10...

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NBC finally gives ‘Community’ a premiere date for season five and ‘Parks and Rec’ gets odd scheduling change

NBC finally gives ‘Community’ a premiere date for season five and ‘Parks and Rec’ gets odd scheduling change

By | October 18, 2013 at 4:43 pm | 2 comments

NBC today made two big decisions concerning its comedy programming. First, they canceled freshman series Welcome to the Family, which starred Mike O'Malley and Mary McCormack. And second, they finally chose a date to premiere the fifth season of Community. That date is Jan. 2....

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Key and Peele introduce an anger translator for Michelle Obama (Video)

Key and Peele introduce an anger translator for Michelle Obama (Video)

By | October 17, 2013 at 6:29 pm | No comments

In case you missed last night’s episode of Key and Peele, or you just want to relive the magic of the latest sketch featuring Luther, Barack Obama’s anger translator, we’ve lovingly embedded it below. The twist here is that we find out Michelle Obama has her own...

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What do you think about Melissa McCarthy on the cover of Elle? (Poll)

What do you think about Melissa McCarthy on the cover of Elle? (Poll)

By | October 17, 2013 at 1:59 pm | 3 comments

This week lady-centric magazine Elle released its annual Women in Hollywood Issue. As is the protocol, Elle created multiple covers for home subscribers. And this year, Mike & Molly star, The Heat co-star and Bridesemaids standout Melissa McCarthy is one of five cover stars;...

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The trailer for Wes Anderson’s ‘Grand Budapest Hotel’ has arrived (Video)

The trailer for Wes Anderson’s ‘Grand Budapest Hotel’ has arrived (Video)

By | October 17, 2013 at 12:56 pm | No comments

Although a firm release date hasn't been announced next year's offering from Wes Anderson, today we finally get the first trailer for The Grand Budapest Hotel. The comedy centers on the friendship between concierge Gustave H (Ralph Fiennes) and Zero Moustafa (newcomer Tony...

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Comedian Ari Shaffir has a message about the Montreux Comedy Fesitval (Video)

Comedian Ari Shaffir has a message about the Montreux Comedy Fesitval (Video)

By | October 16, 2013 at 5:00 pm | No comments

Just in case you didn’t get the message the first time around, allow comedian and host of Skeptic Tank, Ari Shaffir tell you about the Montreux Comedy Fesitval, which goes down in Switzerland from Dec. 4 to Dec. 10. If you’re a comedian, you should know that this...

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Ben Stiller, Seth Meyers, Michael Ian Black and Mike Myers talk comedy for Epix event (Exclusive video)

Ben Stiller, Seth Meyers, Michael Ian Black and Mike Myers talk comedy for Epix event (Exclusive video)

By | October 16, 2013 at 1:59 pm | No comments

During the 19th annual Nantucket Film Festival in Massachusetts this past June, the comedy loving folks at Epix were there to document a the All-Star Comedy Roundtable featuring host Michael Ian Black, Ben Stiller, Seth Meyers and Mike Myers. The full hour-long presentation will...

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Zac Efron deals with a Viagra boner in red band trailer for That Awkward Moment (Video)

Zac Efron deals with a Viagra boner in red band trailer for That Awkward Moment (Video)

By | October 16, 2013 at 12:10 pm | 2 comments

What starts as a Viagra-assisted boner-fueled night of drunken bonding between three best friends turns into young love. That’s the basis of Zaf Efron’s upcoming flick That Awkward Moment. Co-starring Imogen Poots, Miles Teller, Michael B. Jordan and Addison Timlin, the move...

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