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Sullivan & Son won’t return to TBS, had impressive three season run

Sullivan & Son won’t return to TBS, had impressive three season run

By | November 21, 2014 at 5:29 pm | No comments

TBS will not renew Steve Byrne's sitcom Sullivan & Son for a fourth season. Sullivan & Son averaged about 1.6 million viewers in its third season, losing more than 20% of its audience. The show from comedian Steve Byrne was one of TBS' first successful original comedies....

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Patrice O’Neal benefit will feature Bill Burr, Hannibal Buress, Michael Che, Jim Norton and many more

Patrice O’Neal benefit will feature Bill Burr, Hannibal Buress, Michael Che, Jim Norton and many more

By | November 21, 2014 at 4:42 pm | No comments

Just a week and a half before the anniversary of his passing, the 3rd annual Patrice O’Neal Comedy Benefit was announced, taking place at the New York City Center. In its third year, the benefit began as the brainchild of close friend and fellow comedian Bill Burr as a way to...

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Bill Cosby fake cries, says, ‘Parents are taking their children home saying ‘Bill Cosby is an evil man’

Bill Cosby fake cries, says, ‘Parents are taking their children home saying ‘Bill Cosby is an evil man’

By | November 21, 2014 at 1:58 pm | One comment

Bill Cosby, who is now facing a total of 21 sexual abuse allegations (by our count), opened a show in the Bahamas last night – a fundraiser for a women’s organization – by fake crying into his hands and exclaiming, “Parents are coming and taking their children home,...

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Iliza Shlesinger snags ‘Forever 31′ deal with ABC

Iliza Shlesinger snags ‘Forever 31′ deal with ABC

By | November 21, 2014 at 11:10 am | One comment

Iliza Shlesinger, who’s profile has risen dramatically over the past few years, has been tapped by ABC to develop a series titled Forever 31, based on the comedian’s life as a touring comedian. Shlesinger, who will turn 32 in February, will write the script and co-executive...

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Funny Or Die casts Evan Rachel Wood as Tom Hanks character in Big, horrible things occur (Video)

Funny Or Die casts Evan Rachel Wood as Tom Hanks character in Big, horrible things occur (Video)

By | November 20, 2014 at 5:19 pm | No comments

For reasons still not fully explained the 1988 Tom Hanks hit Big, wherein a pre-pubescent boy magically turns into an adult and fucks Elizabeth Perkins, is considered a family comedy. Well, the folks at Funny or Die enlisted Evan Rachel Wood and Glee star Darren Criss to flip...

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Better Call Saul gets premiere date, creepy new teaser! (Video)

Better Call Saul gets premiere date, creepy new teaser! (Video)

By | November 20, 2014 at 4:25 pm | No comments

Better Call Saul will have premiere with a two-night event. AMC today announced the Breaking Bad spinoff following the life of shady attorney Saul Goodman (Bob Odenkrick) will come to life on Sunday, Feb. 8 at 10 pm ET and then Monday, Feb. 9 at 10 pm ET. Mondays at 10 pm ET...

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Larry Wilmore’s Comedy Central show gets new name, premiere date + more details!

Larry Wilmore’s Comedy Central show gets new name, premiere date + more details!

By | November 20, 2014 at 3:46 pm | No comments

Larry Wilmore, known as the Senior Black Correspondent for the Daily Show with Jon Stewart, will officially start his post as host of his own Comedy Central show on Thursday, Jan. 19. And that’s not the only news since we reported on Wilmore’s upcoming show. It turns out...

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‘All Relative’ with Connie Nielsen, Sara Paxton presents massively awkward, hilarious situations (Exclusive clip)

‘All Relative’ with Connie Nielsen, Sara Paxton presents massively awkward, hilarious situations (Exclusive clip)

By | November 20, 2014 at 1:49 pm | No comments

There’s no shortage of prospective awkward situations that could crop up between a parent, their child and their child’s new love interest. We can’t imagine, however, a single more uncomfortable prospect than a parent becoming involved with that love interest. It may not...

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Jay Leno cancels National Shooting Sports Foundation headlining gig

Jay Leno cancels National Shooting Sports Foundation headlining gig

By | November 20, 2014 at 10:54 am | No comments

Hours after we posted a story yesterday about Jay Leno headlining a gun group's annual Shot Show, Leno announced he was canceling his appearance. “Jay was asked to do what was positioned as a sportsman show, and when he found out it was a pro gun lobby show, he cancelled,”...

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