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Jay Leno to receive Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

Jay Leno to receive Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

By | June 18, 2014 at 4:19 pm | No comments

The recently-retired Tonight Show host and legendary stand-up comedian, Jay Leno, has been tapped to receive the coveted Kennedy Center’s 17th annual Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. “Like Mark Twain, Jay Leno has offered us a lifetime’s worth of humorous commentary on...

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Key and Peele, Jay Pharoah, Jordan Carlos in epic Obama impression mashup? (Video)

Key and Peele, Jay Pharoah, Jordan Carlos in epic Obama impression mashup? (Video)

By | June 18, 2014 at 12:23 pm | No comments

An "Obam-off" of epic proportions may be in the works. Imagine Key & Peele, Jay Pharoah and the rest of the country's top presidential impersonators in the same sketch video. It might just break the Internet, or at least help the President reclaim his Most Retweets record....

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Comedian Adam Richmond, charged with criminal sexual conduct, found not guilty

Comedian Adam Richmond, charged with criminal sexual conduct, found not guilty

By | June 17, 2014 at 3:15 pm | One comment

Comedian Adam Richmond, who was charged with attempted criminal sexual conduct in the third degree and attempted criminal sexual conduct in the fourth degree, was found not guilty. Richmond's trial began June 10 and ended this morning in Minneapolis at the Hennepin County...

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Kathy Griffin to host Daytime Emmy Awards Show livestream, ratings decline keeps ceremony off TV

Kathy Griffin to host Daytime Emmy Awards Show livestream, ratings decline keeps ceremony off TV

By | June 17, 2014 at 10:35 am | One comment

Grammy Award-winning comedian and loud mouth Kathy Griffin has been tapped by The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences to host the 41st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards on June 22. However, the self-proclaimed D-Lister will not be seen on TV making pop culture references...

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Monty Python Live (mostly) rehearsals begin, final reunion show will be televised

Monty Python Live (mostly) rehearsals begin, final reunion show will be televised

By | June 17, 2014 at 10:22 am | 2 comments

Monty Python is back and ready to revive their infamous comedy troupe for a reunion tour. Pictures emerged Monday of Michael Palin, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam, John Cleese, Eric Idle and honorary member Carol Cleveland reading scripts during their first rehearsals for Monty...

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Daughter of Ardie Fuqua, critically injured in Tracy Morgan crash, wants TMZ to remove gruesome video

Daughter of Ardie Fuqua, critically injured in Tracy Morgan crash, wants TMZ to remove gruesome video

By | June 11, 2014 at 2:03 pm | 19 comments

The comedy community continues to hope for the full recoveries of comedians Tracy Morgan and Ardie Fuqua, who remain in the hospital following a horrific car crash on the New Jersey Turnpike that took the life of Morgan's friend and writer James McNair early Saturday morning....

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Lil Duval, Chris Distefano, more talk live concert Guy Code etiquette tonight on MTV2 (Exclusive preview)

Lil Duval, Chris Distefano, more talk live concert Guy Code etiquette tonight on MTV2 (Exclusive preview)

By | June 11, 2014 at 12:35 pm | No comments

Have you ever wondered if live concerts are Guy Code-free zones? Well, the comedians of MTV 2's Guy Code will help you suss it out as they share the do's and don't's of enjoying that Beyonce show you spent $400 on-- and it's all going down on tonight's brand new episode. Chris...

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Dave Chappelle tells David Letterman he never quit ‘Chappelle’s Show’ (Video)

Dave Chappelle tells David Letterman he never quit ‘Chappelle’s Show’ (Video)

By | June 10, 2014 at 9:02 pm | No comments

In a very rare television appearance Dave Chappelle, who has a string of huge live dates coming up at Radio City Music Hall in New York, tells David Letterman on tonight's Late Show that he technically never quit Comedy Central's Chappelle's Show all those years ago. "Here it...

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Dane Cook, Superman Returns’ Brandon Routh join for 400 Days, sci-fi thriller

Dane Cook, Superman Returns’ Brandon Routh join for 400 Days, sci-fi thriller

By | June 10, 2014 at 5:37 pm | One comment

Comedy superstar Dane Cook will return to the big screen in 400 Days alongside Brandon Routh (Superman Returns). Production has started on the sci-fi thriller, Cook's first on-camera theatrical role since 2011's Answers to Nothing. 400 Days centers on four astronauts sent on a...

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