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Kevin Hart, Dave Franco’s Madden NFL 15 video for EA Sports hilarious, absurd

Kevin Hart, Dave Franco’s Madden NFL 15 video for EA Sports hilarious, absurd

By | August 15, 2014 at 3:14 pm | No comments

Madden NFL 15 is upon us and, if the just released video “Madden Season” is any indication, EA Sports, along with Kevin Hart and Dave Franco, want to make sure we’re adequately entertained and disturbed. Sure, sure, you can now pre-order Madden NFL 15 (it comes out Aug....

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Mike Birbiglia cast in Orange is the New Black: What type of character should he play?

Mike Birbiglia cast in Orange is the New Black: What type of character should he play?

By | August 15, 2014 at 1:53 pm | One comment

News broke late yesterday that comedian Mike Birbiglia landed a recurring role on Orange is the New Black, the original Netflix dramedy – “comedy” if you’re submitting it for Emmy consideration – that has been universally heralded by critics as one of the best shows in...

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Netflix snags Bill Cosby, Chelsea Handler, Bill Burr, Jim Jefferies, Chelsea Peretti comedy specials

Netflix snags Bill Cosby, Chelsea Handler, Bill Burr, Jim Jefferies, Chelsea Peretti comedy specials

By | August 14, 2014 at 7:37 pm | No comments

Old school comedian Bill Cosby meets new-age online streaming service Netflix this November. Cosby's newest special, Bill Cosby 77, will premiere on Netflix on Friday, Nov. 28 at 12:01am PST. The legendary comedy icon filmed a brand new special in July, with new material since...

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Kurt Braunohler: Comedy Central’s newest late-night host?

Kurt Braunohler: Comedy Central’s newest late-night host?

By | August 14, 2014 at 3:45 pm | No comments

Comedy Central may add comedian Kurt Braunohler to its late-night landscape. The network ordered a pilot for Getting' Some Strange with Kurt Braunohler. The late-night talk show would feature Braunohler covering strange stories of the day, revealing just how beautifully insane...

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Robin Williams diagnosed with Parkinson’s before suicide

Robin Williams diagnosed with Parkinson’s before suicide

By | August 14, 2014 at 2:21 pm | One comment

Robin Williams, who was found dead on Monday, Aug. 11, after comitting suicide had been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease recently. "Robin's sobriety was intact and he was brave as he struggled with his own battles of depression, anxiety as well as early stages of Parkinson's...

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Chelsea Handler poses topless on Instagram, calls herself a Kardashian (Photo)

Chelsea Handler poses topless on Instagram, calls herself a Kardashian (Photo)

By | August 14, 2014 at 1:02 pm | 3 comments

Chelsea Handler’s frustration with the world of celebrity has been well documented. She’s even ending her successful late night chat show Chelsea Lately, in part, because of it. She recently signed a deal with Netflix, wherein she’ll host a new talk show and film four...

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Robin Williams gets a Lego tribute (Photos)

Robin Williams gets a Lego tribute (Photos)

By | August 14, 2014 at 11:45 am | No comments

Since Robin Williams was confirmed dead on Monday, Aug. 11, fellow comedians and friends have offered words of support via social media and through essays. But everyone grieves differently. Take, for example, Australian Lego enthusiast Jay Ong. In tribute to Robin Williams, he...

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Norm Macdonald remembers the first time he met Robin Williams

Norm Macdonald remembers the first time he met Robin Williams

By | August 14, 2014 at 10:59 am | No comments

Since the death of Robin Williams this past Monday, Aug. 11 at the age of 63, a seemingly countless number of comedians have taken to social media, personal blogs and beyond to express their grief and relay their own experiences with the iconic comedian, who, after a...

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Daily Show with Jon Stewart launches podcast

Daily Show with Jon Stewart launches podcast

By | August 13, 2014 at 5:46 pm | One comment

The Daily Show with Jon Stewart is coming to iTunes…without Jon Stewart. Comedy Central has launched a new podcast The Daily Show Podcast without Jon Stewart, a bi-monthly behind-the-scenes show. Each 20-30 minute episode features Daily Show writers, producers and actors...

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