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Hulu Drops ‘Cosby Show’ but not because of all the rape stuff, say execs

Hulu Drops ‘Cosby Show’ but not because of all the rape stuff, say execs

By | November 3, 2016 at 12:18 pm | No comments

It seems Hulu is showing up late to the Bill Cosby party as the streaming service is reportedly finally dropping The Cosby Show from its roster, and joining the ranks of every other network that already stopped airing reruns of the 80's family sitcom. As of Nov. 7, Cosby's...

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Comedy Cellar Underground Debate Series is serious business

Comedy Cellar Underground Debate Series is serious business

By | October 4, 2016 at 12:45 pm | No comments

There’s a table in the back corner of the Greenwich Village staple, Olive Tree Cafe, that's marked, “Comedy Cellar Comedians Only.” A bold statement from a plain and unassuming dark brown wooden table. But if that table could talk, its words would be profane, fiery,...

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Doug Stanhope Seeso comedy special, co-produced by Johnny Depp (Watch a preview)

Doug Stanhope Seeso comedy special, co-produced by Johnny Depp (Watch a preview)

By | September 12, 2016 at 11:17 am | No comments

Check out this just-released clip of Doug Stanhope's new Johnny Depp-produced stand-up special, No Place Like Home slated to premiere September 15 on the online streaming comedy channel Seeso. Seeso is promoting the special with the advertising caveat, “Warning: Not...

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Leslie Jones celebrates birthday, returns to Twitter after hack, says ‘thanks to my fans and friends!’

Leslie Jones celebrates birthday, returns to Twitter after hack, says ‘thanks to my fans and friends!’

By | September 9, 2016 at 12:51 pm | No comments

Something strange in the neighborhood, who you gonna tweet? Well, you can tweet Leslie Jones again, because the Ghostbusters star is back on social media. The Saturday Night Live favorite disappeared from Twitter and Snapchat following a website hack -- currently under...

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Katt Williams kidnapping, assault lawsuit dismissed

Katt Williams kidnapping, assault lawsuit dismissed

By | September 3, 2016 at 10:57 pm | No comments

News broke late last week that Katt Williams was slammed with another lawsuit, this time for $3 million for an alleged “gang-style” assault on a female comedian and kidnapping her when she tried to escape. TMZ reported the shocking claims from Williams’ former tour...

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Netflix releases Christopher Guest ‘Mascots’ trailer (VIDEO)

Netflix releases Christopher Guest ‘Mascots’ trailer (VIDEO)

By | September 2, 2016 at 10:42 pm | No comments

After nearly 10 years away from directing feature films, Christopher Guest is back, this time on Netflix with Mascots, and he’s bringing his quirky, deadpan mockumentary style and brilliant troupe of comedic actors with him. Netflix just released the trailer for the film,...

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Ann Coulter responds to Comedy Central Roast attacks

Ann Coulter responds to Comedy Central Roast attacks

By | August 30, 2016 at 4:38 pm | One comment

"I'd like to welcome everyone to the Ann Coulter roast with Rob Lowe," conservative pundit Ann Coulter deadpanned in her opening remarks at the Comedy Central Roast of Rob Lowe Saturday. It was a fitting depiction of a night initially billed to set fire to actor Rob Lowe, but...

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Eddie Murphy’s Mr. Church Oscar bid: Will end up urinating on stage if Academy waits too long

Eddie Murphy’s Mr. Church Oscar bid: Will end up urinating on stage if Academy waits too long

By | August 26, 2016 at 12:49 pm | No comments

Eddie Murphy is gunning for Oscar gold, accidentally. Critics are buzzing that the 35-year Hollywood veteran’s latest role in the drama Mr. Church, is his best shot at the gold since he was nominated for Dreamgirls in 2006. But Murphy says it’s kind of a happy coincidence....

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Michelle Obama’s love of Mary Tyler Moore, comedy, helped shape White House role

Michelle Obama’s love of Mary Tyler Moore, comedy, helped shape White House role

By | August 25, 2016 at 6:43 pm | One comment

Typically, when someone in the public eye lists a television comedienne as one of their life’s inspirations, you expect them to be a famous comedic actress, not the first lady of the United States. But Michelle Obama continues to break the FLOTUS mold in her most recent...

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