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Eddie Murphy inks deal with CBS for Beverly Hills Cop television pilot

Eddie Murphy inks deal with CBS for Beverly Hills Cop television pilot

By | September 4, 2012 at 3:54 pm | No comments

Last week, we let you know that Eddie Murphy was in talks to create a television version of the Beverly Hills Cop franchise. And today, we're getting word that it's moved a lot closer to reality. And it seems CBS has first rights. "The network has given a pilot production...

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Kristen Schaal, Wyatt Cenac, David Wain, more talk about their roles in ‘Sleepwalk With Me’ (Video)

Kristen Schaal, Wyatt Cenac, David Wain, more talk about their roles in ‘Sleepwalk With Me’ (Video)

By | August 29, 2012 at 4:31 pm | No comments

In addition to traditional actor types (Lauren Ambrose, Carol Kane) did you know Mike Birbiglia's movie Sleepwalk With Me also features a hefty handful of comedians who are sometimes actors? It's true. If you don't believe us, you should watch this video, which features the...

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Some people are outraged about a new Muslim family comedy series  (Video)

Some people are outraged about a new Muslim family comedy series (Video)

By | August 29, 2012 at 1:10 pm | One comment

A new comedy series about a Muslim family debuted Monday on BBC1-- and as you could’ve guessed, some people are outraged. Citizan Khan, starring Adil Ray (a British Muslim) as an over-the-top husband and father, premiered to 3.6 million viewers, but the BBC’s message...

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Watch the entire first episode of Mindy Kaling’s new series ‘The Mindy Project’

Watch the entire first episode of Mindy Kaling’s new series ‘The Mindy Project’

By | August 27, 2012 at 6:35 pm | One comment

Though it won't officially premiere until Tuesday, Sept. 25 at 9:30 pm ET, Fox is doing what other forward-thinking networks have done: They're giving away the entire first episode weeks before its television debut. And so now, right this second, right below these words, you can...

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Watch Flight of the Conchords interview kids, debut new video ‘Feel Inside (And Stuff Like That)’

Watch Flight of the Conchords interview kids, debut new video ‘Feel Inside (And Stuff Like That)’

By | August 27, 2012 at 11:48 am | One comment

While Flight of the Conchords may have been quiet the last few years, that doesn't mean they don't still care...about the children. And they've proved it with this brand new 14-minute video the produced in order to help raise funds for Cure Kids, a charity based in New Zealand,...

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Party Down alums Lizzy Caplan and Adam Scott reunite in ‘Bachelorette’ (Exclusive video)

Party Down alums Lizzy Caplan and Adam Scott reunite in ‘Bachelorette’ (Exclusive video)

By | August 24, 2012 at 11:20 am | No comments

Last month we showed you guys the official trailer for the upcoming flick Bachelorette, starring Lizzy Caplan, Isla Fisher, Rebel Wilson and Kirsten Dunst. And today, we're happy to gift you with this Laughspin exclusive clip featuring Adam Scott and Caplan (a Party Down...

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Jay Leno addresses Tonight Show layoffs: ‘I KNEW something was going on’ (Video)

Jay Leno addresses Tonight Show layoffs: ‘I KNEW something was going on’ (Video)

By | August 21, 2012 at 5:57 pm | No comments

On last night's Tonight Show, Jay Leno didn't hide from the fact that 20 staffers were laid off from the show on Friday. Instead, he opened his monologue with a series of quips about it. "Welcome to The Tonight Show, or as Comcast calls us, The Expendables!" Leno announced. "As...

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Jay Leno takes ‘tremendous’ pay cut to save Tonight Show jobs, 20 staffers still laid off

Jay Leno takes ‘tremendous’ pay cut to save Tonight Show jobs, 20 staffers still laid off

By | August 18, 2012 at 9:40 pm | No comments

In order to stem the financial hemorrhaging that's been plaguing NBC, the network has been laying off personnel for months. But last night came perhaps the biggest blow yet. Deadline reports that 20 staffers at The Tonight Show with Jay Leno have been relieved of their jobs and...

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Ron Howard says the new Arrested Development is ‘bold and fearless’ (Video)

Ron Howard says the new Arrested Development is ‘bold and fearless’ (Video)

By | August 15, 2012 at 4:07 pm | 3 comments

Bit by bit, we've been getting some great details about the production on the new season of Arrested Development, which began shooting last week. The most recent bits com from Ron Howard, the show's narrator, who gave MTV News some info for us to gnaw on. "Mitch isn't trying to...

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