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Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Happyish role recast with Steve Coogan

Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Happyish role recast with Steve Coogan

By | October 24, 2014 at 3:58 pm | No comments

Showtime will in fact keep its dark comedy series Happyish alive after re-casting the lead role with British actor Steve Coogan. Happyish was a hot pilot picked up for series in January but was put on hold when its star Phillip Seymour Hoffman passed away from a heroin overdose...

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Tig Notaro Live in Austin (Review)

Tig Notaro Live in Austin (Review)

By | October 24, 2014 at 12:26 am | No comments

AUSTIN – In a paradoxical municipality like Austin, Texas, where small-town mentality seems to prevail even as the city itself continues to balloon, it’s easy to see how a personality like Tig Notaro’s would sell out tickets like a scalper on Super Bowl Sunday. To begin...

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Comedian, former pornstar Alia Janine: 5 ways comedians and pornstars are the same

Comedian, former pornstar Alia Janine: 5 ways comedians and pornstars are the same

By | October 22, 2014 at 8:05 pm | No comments

I've been asked many times why comics and pornstars seem to get along so well. There's many reasons that when you're at a comedy show in Los Angeles the chances you may see one of your favorite fuck flick stars are pretty good. If there’s a huge porn party, there will be...

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Amy Poehler, Parks and Recreation producer Aisha Muharrar developing comedy series

Amy Poehler, Parks and Recreation producer Aisha Muharrar developing comedy series

By | October 21, 2014 at 1:20 pm | No comments

Amy Poehler has become a producing powerhouse with her newest project about one woman and her new church. As Parks and Recreation comes to a close after its next and final season, Poehler will develop a single-camera workplace comedy with Parks and Recreation co-executive...

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John Mulaney’s Fox show ‘Mulaney’ in jeopardy of cancelation?

John Mulaney’s Fox show ‘Mulaney’ in jeopardy of cancelation?

By | October 20, 2014 at 3:39 pm | 4 comments

John Mulaney's new Fox sitcom may be in some trouble. Fox execs cut its order for Mulaney from 16 episodes to 13. The show has recently wrapped filming its thirteenth episode, so it appears that the network wanted to stop the show from spending any more money as they decide its...

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Billy Eichner joins ‘New Girl’ for holiday episode

Billy Eichner joins ‘New Girl’ for holiday episode

By | October 17, 2014 at 12:33 pm | No comments

Sassy comedian Billy Eichner will appear on Fox's New Girl this season. The Billy on the Street host has recently shown off his acting chops on NBC's Parks and Recreation, where he will be seen a bit during the upcoming final season as Craig. On New Girl's holiday episode on...

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Stephen Colbert helps GOP pander to women voters (Video)

Stephen Colbert helps GOP pander to women voters (Video)

By | October 15, 2014 at 3:52 pm | No comments

As we sadly count down the days until the end of The Colbert Report, Stephen Colbert continues to mock the American political system. Midterm elections are fast approaching on Nov. 4 and the Republican Party has been attempting to target female voters by creating shameless add...

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Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show tops Jimmy Kimmel Live on YouTube

Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show tops Jimmy Kimmel Live on YouTube

By | October 15, 2014 at 1:12 pm | One comment

If the number of your YouTube subscribers is indicative of your popularity in real life – spoiler: it is! – then Jimmy Fallon and his Tonight Show just hit a crucial milestone. With more than 4.7 million followers on YouTube, The Tonight Show has just surpassed the YouTube...

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Last Week Tonight with John Oliver reminds us Columbus Day is all about genocide (Video)

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver reminds us Columbus Day is all about genocide (Video)

By | October 13, 2014 at 1:04 pm | No comments

Today is Columbus Day and as such it’s that time of year again when we celebrate the discovery of our slightly above average great nation! It’s time to brush up on your knowledge of the Nina, the Pinta and the Santa Maria. For instance, do you guys even remember which of...

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