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Louis C.K. returning to FX on May 5 with more than he promised

Louis C.K. returning to FX on May 5 with more than he promised

By | March 16, 2014 at 6:10 pm | No comments

FX asked Louis C.K. for 13 episodes for season four of his critically-acclaimed show Louie. The versatile comedian said, "Here's 14 episodes, because I like ya." He didn't actually say that, but he did deliver an extra episode of the single-camera dark comedy. After taking a...

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Kevin Bozeman gives Gilda’s LaughFest an education in comedy

Kevin Bozeman gives Gilda’s LaughFest an education in comedy

By | March 15, 2014 at 10:15 am | One comment

GRAND RAPIDS -- If you haven’t heard of Kevin Bozeman yet, you will. The 14-year comedy vet is close to releasing his third album and was a huge highlight of this year’s Gilda's LaughFest. One of the many events throughout these 10 days of comedy festivities was an...

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Best Week Ever knows how The Bachelor should’ve ended (Video)

Best Week Ever knows how The Bachelor should’ve ended (Video)

By | March 14, 2014 at 12:37 pm | No comments

Season 18 of ABC's hit reality series The Bachelor has come to an end, you guys. Don't act like you haven't been paying even a little bit of attention to it. NPR, a bastion of well-respected journalism is even spending time analyzing Juan Pablo Galavis and his performance on the...

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Comedian AJ Finney snags Best of Midwest title and $2,500 at Gilda’s LaughFest

Comedian AJ Finney snags Best of Midwest title and $2,500 at Gilda’s LaughFest

By | March 13, 2014 at 6:46 pm | No comments

GRAND RAPIDS -- After performing three sets in two different rooms -- Dr. Grins and an adjacent showroom -- Missouri-based comedian AJ Finney snagged the $2,500 grand prize at Gilda's LaughFest Best of the Midwest Competition last night. Underwritten by Wolverine Worldwide...

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South By Southwest comedy, day 4: Sinbad kills it, Jim Breuer gets real and more

South By Southwest comedy, day 4: Sinbad kills it, Jim Breuer gets real and more

By | March 13, 2014 at 3:46 pm | No comments

AUSTIN – To borrow the words of the great philosopher Ice Cube, today was a good day. The story kicks off on Tuesday with some serendipitous moments only possible at an event like SXSW, where the city of Austin’s innate quirkiness morphs into something produced and promoted...

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Documentary on late comedian Mike DeStefano in the works, $75,000 needed (Video)

Documentary on late comedian Mike DeStefano in the works, $75,000 needed (Video)

By | March 13, 2014 at 2:27 pm | No comments

It's been three years since the passing of the extremely talented and on-the-rise comedian Mike DeStefano. The abrasively hilarious comedian, who was HIV positive and overcame a severe drug addiction, died of a heart attack in March 2011. He was about to launch his one-man show...

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Adult Swim is all about Black Jesus

Adult Swim is all about Black Jesus

By | March 13, 2014 at 1:55 pm | No comments

Adult Swim has ordered Black Jesus. The half-hour scripted comedy from The Boondocks creator Aaron McGruder strays from their usual animated comedy shows but continues their path of edgy material. The show stars comedian Gerald "Slink" Johnson, with whom McGruder used on an...

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Chelsea Handler calls Piers Morgan a ‘terrible interviewer’ on live TV (Video)

Chelsea Handler calls Piers Morgan a ‘terrible interviewer’ on live TV (Video)

By | March 12, 2014 at 2:03 pm | No comments

Comedian Chelsea Handler has the Internet rejoicing over her #nofilter appearance on the cancelled-but-still-on-the-air Piers Morgan Live. Promoting her new book, Uganda Be Killing Me, Handler got into a tussle with Piers Morgan over his hosting skills, complaining about his...

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Comedy Central greenlights Key and Peele animated series, expands fourth season

Comedy Central greenlights Key and Peele animated series, expands fourth season

By | March 12, 2014 at 12:23 pm | No comments

On the heels of a stellar third season of Keegan Michael-Key and Jordan Peele’s hit sketch comedy show, Comedy Central is wisely doubling down on the massively popular duo. The network announced today that they’re not only expanding Key & Peele’s already-announced fourth...

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