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Stephen Colbert’s #CancelColbert Twitter controversy plays out on Colbert Report (Video)

Stephen Colbert’s #CancelColbert Twitter controversy plays out on Colbert Report (Video)

By | April 1, 2014 at 11:57 am | No comments

Stephen Colbert on The Colbert Report last night spent the majority of his Comedy Central show addressing the #CancelColbert controversy that erupted on Twitter last week. The show opened with Colbert's staff exiting their Comedy Central headquarters with boxes, the set of The...

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Amazon Prime: John Goodman’s Alpha House returns, Gaby Hoffman, Jeffrey Tambor greenlighted for new seasons

Amazon Prime: John Goodman’s Alpha House returns, Gaby Hoffman, Jeffrey Tambor greenlighted for new seasons

By | March 31, 2014 at 4:56 pm | No comments

John Goodman's Alpha House will return for a second season alongside two new original comedy series on Amazon Prime, which seeks to compete with Netflix and Hulu Plus. The streaming service repeated their development process from last year, wherein multiple pilots were offered...

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Dave Chappelle’s Radio City comeback show set for June

Dave Chappelle’s Radio City comeback show set for June

By | March 30, 2014 at 10:27 pm | No comments

Dave Chappelle’s ongoing comeback will take form of a performance at Radio City Music Hall in New York on June 19. And if we were to guess and if recent history has anything to do with it, the Radio City Music Hall show will sell out almost immediately and at least one date...

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Mike Epps joins Miami Heat star LeBron James’ comedy series for Starz

Mike Epps joins Miami Heat star LeBron James’ comedy series for Starz

By | March 28, 2014 at 3:04 pm | No comments

LeBron James is creeping slowly and slowly into other spheres of the entertainment world outside of the NBA. We reported last year that the Miami Heat MVP plans on shooting Ballers with comedian Kevin Hart this summer for his first starring role. Now he's executive producing a...

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AMC wants to be funny, announces comedy projects from Seth Rogen, Wyatt Cenac, John Leguizamo

AMC wants to be funny, announces comedy projects from Seth Rogen, Wyatt Cenac, John Leguizamo

By | March 28, 2014 at 1:24 pm | No comments

AMC, popularly known for its award-winning dramas like Mad Men and Breaking Bad, wants to expand its programming to include serious comedy contenders. During its upfront presentation to advertisers, the network announced that it's given the green light to its first original...

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Stephen Colbert inspires #CancelColbert hashtag on Twitter, because people hate context (Video)

Stephen Colbert inspires #CancelColbert hashtag on Twitter, because people hate context (Video)

By | March 28, 2014 at 12:52 pm | No comments

If the misinformed #CancelColbert campaign teaches us anything, it should be that the premise of a joke is just as important as its punch line. Twitter erupted Thursday evening when The Colbert Report's official Twitter page tweeted a joke from Wednesday night's episode. On the...

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Beerfest director Jay Chandrasekhar will write Cheech and Chong movie

Beerfest director Jay Chandrasekhar will write Cheech and Chong movie

By | March 28, 2014 at 11:25 am | No comments

The fabled Cheech & Chong reunion film is back on! After announcing in 2005 that they've canceled plans to star in a new feature film, CelebStoner.com reports that Tommy Chong has confirmed a script is in the works. Super Troopers director (and mustache ride giver) Jay...

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Lindsay Lohan and Billy Eichner smash a car in honor of How I Met Your Mother (Video)

Lindsay Lohan and Billy Eichner smash a car in honor of How I Met Your Mother (Video)

By | March 27, 2014 at 11:53 am | No comments

Millions of comedy fans are super depressed over the ending of How I Met Your Mother. But perhaps Lindsay Lohan and Billy Eichner are the most upset. The proof is in this video from Funny Or Die, wherein Lohan and Eichner employ some sledgehammers in order to feel some catharsis...

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Ellen Page cast as John Belushi’s wife in biopic

Ellen Page cast as John Belushi’s wife in biopic

By | March 27, 2014 at 9:49 am | One comment

The fast-approaching John Belushi biopic has cast another principal character, Belushi's wife, Judith Jacklin. Last Fall we learned that Emile Hirsch will play the beloved Saturday Night Live alum who died of an overdose at the tragically young age of 33. Earlier this year,...

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