TV/Movies

Last Comic Standing Live Blog, June 7 Season Premiere: LA Auditions

By | June 7, 2010 at 8:02 pm | 5 comments

Alright, here I am to live blog this beast! Strap on your Snuggies. 8:00 PM Craig Robinson is doing a classy soft open with some smooth jazz. 8:05 PM A quick introduction of our judges (Greg Giraldo, Natasha Leggero, and Andy Kindler) with some stand up sound bites from each...

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Aziz Ansari makes the MTV Movie Awards funny on purpose; watch the evidence

By | June 7, 2010 at 2:11 pm | One comment

The two-hour event The Night of a Thousand Promotions aired last night. Most know the ceremony by its birth name: The MTV Movie awards. The night was filled with all kinds of emotion, but the heaviest of them all was laughter, thanks to comedian host Aziz Ansari. He treated the...

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Russell Brand, Aziz Ansari, Nick Kroll in Get Him to the Greek premieres tonight; watch behind the scenes footage

By | June 4, 2010 at 12:50 pm | No comments

It’s Friday! Time for Hollywood to unleash new high-budget summer movies, and this week it's Get Him To The Greek. If you didn’t know already, the film is a spin-off of Forgetting Sarah Marshall, manufactured by the unstoppable Apatow comedy factory. This time around...

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Kathy Griffin shows off her undies to secure Emmy nominations

By | June 3, 2010 at 1:03 pm | No comments

What's the best way to get noticed by the Emmy nomination committee? If you answered "strip," you're correct. And you also may be Kathy Griffin. Today, the Hollywood Reporter is running a "For Your Consideration" ad featuring a seductive Griffin in nothing but her lingerie....

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Russell Brand talks poetry, Vegas, airlines; Get Him to the Greek opens Friday

By | June 3, 2010 at 11:59 am | No comments

We all remember Russell Brand from his role as rock star and girlfriend-stealer Aldous Snow in Forgetting Sarah Marhsall. Well, Brand (as well as comedians Aziz Ansari and Nick Kroll) and Snow are back again in the comedy Get Him to the Greek, which opens this Friday. In a...

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Tosh.0 returns to Comedy Central tomorrow; celebrate with a sneak peek

By | June 1, 2010 at 2:51 pm | No comments

Bulletin! Comedy Central's Tosh.0 is kicks of its summer season tomorrow at 10:30 p.m. EST. For those unfamiliar with the show -- who are you? -- it is like America’s Funniest Home Videos, except the show is actually funny. Comedian Daniel Tosh, hosts serving you the...

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Larry David 'excited' about Curb's network syndication

By | May 28, 2010 at 10:33 pm | One comment

You probably know by now that Larry David's smash hit show Curb Your Enthusiasm is entering syndication via the TV Guide Network starting June 2. What you may not know is that David is very excited about it. The proof? This video he did for Funny or Die. Enjoy! Larry David...

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Andy Kindler, Last Comic Standing Judge: this season is a reboot

By | May 27, 2010 at 4:04 pm | No comments

After the show’s year hiatus, the premiere of Last Comic Standing on NBC is fast approaching. To be exact, it’ll officially stop approaching on June 7. If you followed the show’s six seasons, you’ll know that its created quite a divide among comedy fans and comedians...

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Ron White lands starring role on USA Network sitcom

By | May 27, 2010 at 2:45 pm | One comment

Ron White will be starring in a new half hour comedy on USA—the network's first one in over 10 years. The network is looking to (slowly) begin opening it’s scheduling up to accommodate for more half hour comedies in the future. To start things off, the network went with...

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