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Dana Carvey creates his own 'Lost' vision

By | May 18, 2010 at 1:53 pm | No comments

What island is more mysterious then the island on Lost? Weird Island. Leave it up to comedians Dana Carvey and Spike Feresten to create a more mind bending and confusing plot. Forget planning your Lost parties, sit down and watch Dana Carvey doing what he does best-- spoofing....

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Funny Or Die to house all UK content as overseas arm folds

By | May 18, 2010 at 1:19 pm | No comments

The UK arm of video site Funny Or Die is closing after only 18 months. “Following an assessment of the last 18 months, during which time Funny Or Die UK has seen numerous visitors to its site who have in turn gone into the American site, the decision has been made to merge the...

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Bill Cosby reunites with Jell-O for new ad campaign

By | May 17, 2010 at 1:19 pm | No comments

Who’s face do you associate most with Jell-O? Yes, that’s right, Bill Cosby, and he is back after a 10 year hiatus from the brand. Kraft Foods decided to team up with Cosby again for their new “Hello Jell-O” campaign. Cosby says, "Reunited with strawberry, raspberry...

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Bob Newhart to be honored by Emmy organizers

By | May 17, 2010 at 12:17 pm | One comment

At 80, stand-up comedian Bob Newhart is finally getting official recognition for his contribution to the entertainment industry. On June 1st, the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences will celebrate the “first solo straight man’s” 50th year in show business. In simpler...

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For some reason Russell Brand records a song for soccer team

By | May 14, 2010 at 3:00 pm | 2 comments

Russell Brand sure is busy. On the verge of the release of his new movie, Get Him To The Greek, he managed to squeeze in time to record vocals for a reworking of “3 Lions,” the official anthem of England’s football (soccer) team. The song was originally written in 1996...

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New comedy festival debuts this summer, pilgrims would be proud

By | May 14, 2010 at 1:44 pm | No comments

In 1620 the Pilgrims set sail from England to escape religious persecution, and eventually landed on Plymouth Rock. Now, in 2010, things are going to get a lot less holy. From July 6 - 10, Loretta LaRoche Productions is hosting the first annual Plymouth Rock Comedy Festival in...

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Wanda Sykes Show canceled after one season, Fox's late-night struggles continue

By | May 14, 2010 at 1:02 pm | One comment

And another one bites the dust. In a never-ending string of late-night talk show failures, Fox has done it again. According to Deadline.com -- and confirmed by the Hollywood Reporter -- Fox has made the decision to cancel its latest attempt, The Wanda Sykes Show, after only...

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Comedian Joe DeRosa dissects Iron Man in new Atom.com video

By | April 26, 2010 at 4:29 pm | One comment

In his new video for Atom.com, Iron Manly, comedian Joe DeRosa satirically comments on the fanatic fan-boys of comic book hero Iron Man. Will they defend the manly image of their childhood hero, or fold to the temptation of wanting to be Iron Man so badly that they’ll accept...

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