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Jerry Seinfeld sings Greg Giraldo's praises; Giraldo plays well with Paltrow

By | May 6, 2010 at 2:11 pm | 2 comments

On tonight's episode of The Marriage Ref (NBC, 10 pm EST) -- executive produced by Jerry Seinfeld and hosted by comedian Tom Papa -- one of my top three favorite comedians Greg Giraldo will sit on the judges panel-- next to friggin' Gwyneth Paltrow. I never thought I'd see the...

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Watch 'Green Room with Paul Provenza' trailer from Showtime

By | May 5, 2010 at 3:13 pm | No comments

In March, we let you know that veteran comedian Paul Provenza's new show Green Room with Paul Provenza, would debut on Showtime June 10. Now, thankfully, the folks at the network have posted some video so that us anxious comedy fans can get a taste of what to expect. The show...

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Betty White, Kristen Wiig SNL video promo goes live

By | May 5, 2010 at 2:20 pm | No comments

This Saturday is the day-- the day the Internet masses have been waiting for. Betty White will host Saturday Night Live. And a new promo just hit the NBC site featuring the Golden Girl and show favorite Kristen Wiig. Of course, White plays to her adorable attributes perfectly....

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Bob Saget inks reality show deal with A&E

By | May 5, 2010 at 1:11 pm | 5 comments

It seems comedian Bob Saget, who has seen an incredible resurgence in popularity in the last five years – due to his stand-up touring, his narration duties on How I Met Your Mother and, of course, Comedy Central’s roast in honor of him – has another project in the works....

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Martin Lawrence stand-up comedy series back for fifth season

By | May 3, 2010 at 6:20 pm | No comments

Starz' Martin Lawrence Presents 1st Amendment Stand-Up has been renewed for a fifth season. Lawrence has pegged comedian Sheryl Underwood to host, replacing Doug Williams, who now work behind the scenes as an executive producer. Comedians set to perform include Deon Cole, Sandra...

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CBS releases first video clip of Conan O'Brien interview on 60 Minutes

By | May 1, 2010 at 11:48 am | One comment

Tomorrow at 7 pm on CBS' 60 Minutes, Conan O'Brien sits down with correspondent Steve Kroft. It's the first interview he's been permitted to give since he left NBC with a huge payout that came with a few restrictions-- talking to the press being one of them. Below, check out the...

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Chris Rock to be honored by Spike TV; Tracy Morgan, Zach Galifianakis up for awards

By | April 30, 2010 at 1:04 pm | No comments

In its fourth annual Guys Choice Awards, Spike TV is set to bestow the crown and scepter of the "Funniest M.F." title to none other than Chris Rock – an aptly deserving individual of such a distinction if ever there was one. The, ahem, ceremony will be airing on June 20 at 10...

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MTV and Funny Or Die introduce Aziz Ansari in video

By | April 29, 2010 at 10:12 am | No comments

If you're reading this, you probably know that comedian Aziz Ansari will be hosting the MTV Movie Awards June 6. Also, if you you're reading this you're probably full aware of who the hell Aziz is. But listen, there may be a few little shavers out there and Bieber-aholics who...

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Conservative network to launch right-wing stand-up comedy show

By | April 28, 2010 at 4:12 pm | 14 comments

Love those Tea Party rallies and Obama effigy burnings but wish they were funnier? Well, today is your lucky day! Launching very, very soon is RightNetwork, a new comedy and entertainment network exclusively for, as Kelsey Grammer (who has signed on to be the network's first...

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