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Simpsons, Family Guy, more blast TV Academy for ‘Community’ Emmy nomination

Simpsons, Family Guy, more blast TV Academy for ‘Community’ Emmy nomination

By | June 19, 2012 at 4:09 pm | 3 comments

Al Jean, executive producer of The Simpsons, addressed a letter to the Television Academy in protest of Community's Emmy nomination in the category of "Best Animated Program." Community has gained this nomination because of its special episode, "Digital Estate Planning," where...

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Watch the ‘Wilfred’ season premiere with Robin Williams now, before it airs on FX

Watch the ‘Wilfred’ season premiere with Robin Williams now, before it airs on FX

By | June 18, 2012 at 11:26 am | 2 comments

Oddball comedy Wilfred debuts its second season June 28 at 10 pm ET on FX, but you can check out the premiere now, right under these words. If you're not familiar with the series, Elijah Wood (yes, Frodo) stars as Ryan, a misguided, troubled young man who's best friend is a dog...

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Paul F. Tompkins is taping a pilot for Comedy Central!

Paul F. Tompkins is taping a pilot for Comedy Central!

By | June 15, 2012 at 5:25 pm | No comments

When we spoke with Paul F. Tompkins in April, the comedian told us he had a project with Comedy Central in the works, but couldn't speak too much about it. Today, he shared some details about a pilot taping, including a good description of what the show will be: “Comedy...

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Marc Maron talks about his food issues, dead heroes, Louis C.K. (Video)

Marc Maron talks about his food issues, dead heroes, Louis C.K. (Video)

By | June 15, 2012 at 5:14 pm | 2 comments

Recently Marc Maron sat down for an interview with CNN, and discussed some of the troubles of both his past and present. Maron reflects on his early, drug-fueled comedy career, which was often spent hanging out with Sam Kinison. He also talks about his lack of a “plan b,”...

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South Park and fashion designer Marc Jacobs team up for limited edition doll

South Park and fashion designer Marc Jacobs team up for limited edition doll

By | June 15, 2012 at 4:32 pm | No comments

Heads up, South Park fans: fashion designer Marc Jacobs has some new merch you might be interested in. Remember Muscle Man Marc, Cartman's stuffed confidant from the 15th season's “1%” episode? We dropped a video below for your reference. Well, now you can own one of...

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Comedian Michael Kosta takes on sports in new Web series (Video)

Comedian Michael Kosta takes on sports in new Web series (Video)

By | June 15, 2012 at 3:09 pm | No comments

Comedian Michael Kosta recently launched Sports. Kosta. Basement. - a new comedy series that recaps “the weak in sports.” Kosta doesn't focus too much on actual sports news. Instead, he mines the baffling and unintentionally hilarious Twitter accounts of athletes for comedic...

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Ricky Gervais Show, An Idiot Abroad, Life’s Too Short coming to an end, Gervais says

Ricky Gervais Show, An Idiot Abroad, Life’s Too Short coming to an end, Gervais says

By | June 15, 2012 at 2:51 pm | No comments

Today, Ricky Gervais wrote a piece for The Huffington Post to explain the future of his current television projects, as well as to share some info on some upcoming series. It seems Gervais is ending his HBO series The Ricky Gervais Show as well as his Science channel baby An...

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Comedian, ‘Moesha’ star Yvette Wilson loses battle with cervical cancer

Comedian, ‘Moesha’ star Yvette Wilson loses battle with cervical cancer

By | June 15, 2012 at 12:18 pm | No comments

Comedian and actress Yvette Wilson, best known for her character Andell Wilkerson on Moesha and its spinoff The Parkers, has lost her battle with cervical cancer. Wilson, who was also in need of a kidney transplant, was only 48 when she died yesterday. Starring in well over...

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Will there be a ‘Bored to Death’ movie?

Will there be a ‘Bored to Death’ movie?

By | June 15, 2012 at 11:07 am | No comments

Late at night, when I close my eyes I can still hear the sobbing of thousands of comedy nerds over the cancellation of HBO's critically acclaimed series Bored To Death. Last night, however, the wailing stopped, if but for a moment. I became curious as to why. The reason, I...

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