TV/Movies

MTV releases another Aziz Ansari movie awards promo; this one has a squirrel in it!

By | May 19, 2010 at 3:47 pm | One comment

Hey! MTV released yet another video promo for their Movie Awards (June 6), hosted by Aziz Ansari. You know what we're waiting for though-- much more than another promo? We're waiting for everyone who loves, loves, loves! Ansari now to quickly turn on him like they turn on so...

Posted in: Audio/Video, News, TV/Movies

Eugene Mirman, Kristen Schaal team up in animated Fox series, watch the trailer

By | May 19, 2010 at 11:55 am | One comment

Thank the comedy gods for midseason replacements, right? The one we're most looking forward to is Bob's Burgers, which will land on Fox. It's an animated series that follows the misadventures of a family-run burger joint that just can't seem to turn a profit. H. Jon Benjamin --...

Posted in: Audio/Video, News, TV/Movies

Flight of the Conchords' Jemaine Clement cast in Men in Black 3

By | May 19, 2010 at 10:35 am | No comments

Really, Flight of the Conchords? Is this why your HBO show ended-- so half of you can go on to be cast in crappy sci-fi/comedy flicks? The Hollywood Reporter today posted news confirming that Jemaine Clement is in final negotiations to play a villain in the third Men in Black...

Posted in: News, TV/Movies

Bill Cosby aging, talks about it on Leno

By | May 18, 2010 at 3:30 pm | No comments

Bill Cosby was a guest last night on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno Redux. Surprisingly, unlike many aging comedians, he came on doing what he has always done best, stand-up comedy…except he delivered it while sitting down. Can’t blame Cosby for that, after all he is 72...

Posted in: Audio/Video, News, TV/Movies

Alec Baldwin proves funny and familiar on Saturday Night Live

By | May 18, 2010 at 9:10 am | No comments

Watching the season finale of Saturday Night Live felt a lot like lunch the day after Thanksgiving… slapping together a bunch of odds and ends, reheating leftovers, adding a few new ingredients to turn that same turkey into a turkey salad sandwich. I’m by no means saying it...

Posted in: Audio/Video, News, Reviews, TV/Movies

Bill Cosby reunites with Jell-O for new ad campaign

By | May 17, 2010 at 1:19 pm | No comments

Who’s face do you associate most with Jell-O? Yes, that’s right, Bill Cosby, and he is back after a 10 year hiatus from the brand. Kraft Foods decided to team up with Cosby again for their new “Hello Jell-O” campaign. Cosby says, "Reunited with strawberry, raspberry...

Posted in: News, TV/Movies

Bob Newhart to be honored by Emmy organizers

By | May 17, 2010 at 12:17 pm | One comment

At 80, stand-up comedian Bob Newhart is finally getting official recognition for his contribution to the entertainment industry. On June 1st, the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences will celebrate the “first solo straight man’s” 50th year in show business. In simpler...

Posted in: News, TV/Movies

Wanda Sykes Show canceled after one season, Fox's late-night struggles continue

By | May 14, 2010 at 1:02 pm | One comment

And another one bites the dust. In a never-ending string of late-night talk show failures, Fox has done it again. According to Deadline.com -- and confirmed by the Hollywood Reporter -- Fox has made the decision to cancel its latest attempt, The Wanda Sykes Show, after only...

Posted in: TV/Movies

Aziz Ansari lines up studio and production team for new flick

By | May 12, 2010 at 10:31 am | No comments

A movie pitch by all-over-the-place comic Aziz Ansari and 30 Rock writer Matt Hubbard has been picked up by Mandate Pictures. According to Hollywood Reporter, the movie will co-star East Bound and Down's Danny McBride, and the script will be written by Parks and Recreation...

Posted in: News, TV/Movies

© 2011-2013 Laughspin. Some rights reserved. Hosted by ServInt