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Adam McKay may remake Bill Cosby and Sidney Poitier’s 1974 comedy ‘Uptown Saturday Night’

Adam McKay may remake Bill Cosby and Sidney Poitier’s 1974 comedy ‘Uptown Saturday Night’

By | April 27, 2012 at 11:46 am | One comment

It looks like Adam McKay will be even busier in the coming year. After announcing that Anchorman 2 is a go -- set for a 2014 release -- The Other Guys director will possibly direct a remake to the 1974 comedy, Uptown Saturday Night. The original starred Bill Cosby and Sidney...

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Watch both live episodes of 30 Rock from last night!

Watch both live episodes of 30 Rock from last night!

By | April 27, 2012 at 10:32 am | No comments

Last night, NBC fan favorite 30 Rock went live for the second time in history. Tina Fey, Alec Baldwin, Tracy Morgan, Jane Krakowski and crew hammed it up twice-- once for the East Coast audience and again for the West Coast audience. If you missed the magic, we've dropped both...

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Comedian Ralph Harris hosts new cooking competition show ‘My Momma Throws Down’

Comedian Ralph Harris hosts new cooking competition show ‘My Momma Throws Down’

By | April 27, 2012 at 9:54 am | No comments

Further proof that the world of comedy is in a tremendous upswing? Television studios are injecting it into food competition shows! Check it out: Veteran stand-up comedian and actor Ralph Harris is hosting a new cooking show on TV One called My Momma Throws Down, which combines...

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Twitter comedy star Kelly Oxford inks a deal with Warner Bros for ‘Son of a Bitch’

Twitter comedy star Kelly Oxford inks a deal with Warner Bros for ‘Son of a Bitch’

By | April 26, 2012 at 4:57 pm | No comments

She has nearly 340,000 Twitter followers and some serious heat behind her. Kelly Oxford's latest comedy triumph is a big one: she just landed a deal with Warner Bros. selling her spec script called Son Of A Bitch, for low to mid six figures, according to Deadline. The story...

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Futurama returns to Comedy Central on June 20!

Futurama returns to Comedy Central on June 20!

By | April 26, 2012 at 2:22 pm | One comment

Start the countdown! Futurama makes its return to Comedy Central in less than two months.The season seven premiere starts with a bang on Wednesday, June 20 at 10 pm EST-- and they're not skimping. It's a whole TWO-episode premiere! And if that wasn't enough to look forward...

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Barack Obama slow jams with Jimmy Fallon and also talks about boring political stuff (Videos)

Barack Obama slow jams with Jimmy Fallon and also talks about boring political stuff (Videos)

By | April 25, 2012 at 2:35 pm | No comments

President Barack Obama made a special guest appearance on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon's signature installment, "Slow Jamming The News." The segment focused on the President's call to Congress to prevent rates from doubling on federal Stafford student loans before legislation...

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Watch Adrien Brody play an insane pot head in the ‘High School’ red band trailer

Watch Adrien Brody play an insane pot head in the ‘High School’ red band trailer

By | April 25, 2012 at 11:08 am | No comments

Anchor Bay just released the red band trailer for their stoner flick High School which premiered at Sundance over two years ago. It'll hit theaters June 1. The film focuses on Henry Burke (Matt Bush) who is the soon-to-be valedictorian of his high school class. When a little...

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Watch the trailer for Kevin Avery’s ‘Thugs, The Musical’ with David Alan Grier, Margaret Cho

Watch the trailer for Kevin Avery’s ‘Thugs, The Musical’ with David Alan Grier, Margaret Cho

By | April 24, 2012 at 1:59 pm | 2 comments

With compelling musical numbers like "Who's That Keepin' It Real," “Drive-By” and “Oh No She Di-in’t,” how is it you've likely never heard of the smash hit stage show Thugs, The Musical? Well, for one. I lied. It's not a smash hit. And, secondly, it's not a real show....

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Catholic League emails Daily Show’s ‘Vagina Manger’ photo because that’s what God would do

Catholic League emails Daily Show’s ‘Vagina Manger’ photo because that’s what God would do

By | April 23, 2012 at 4:21 pm | 12 comments

It’s likely you’ve been following the recent brouhaha between Jon Stewart and conservative Christian groups over a graphic, wherein a Christmas manger was Photoshopped between the legs of a naked woman during the April 16 episode of The Daily Show. Well, the issue isn’t...

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