TV/Movies

Comedy Central hits Israel in 2011

By | July 29, 2010 at 1:12 pm | No comments

At the start of next year, Comedy Central will debut its network in Israel, making it available to more than 1.3 million households. According to the Hollywood Reporter: “The channel will broadcast a mix of international and local comedy programming; from timeless classics to...

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New Futurama tonight on Comedy Central; check out a preview

By | July 29, 2010 at 10:39 am | No comments

In the latest Futurama episode, we learn that if you’re taking someone out to lunch, you should show up on time. The ever-tardy Fry is late to Leela’s birthday lunch. Little does he know that she carried on with the meal without him. Check out a clip below and be sure to...

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Comedy Central's bi-annual autism benefit returns

By | July 28, 2010 at 12:08 pm | No comments

Comedy Central and Jon Stewart’s Busboy Productions will join together again for their third bi-annual charity event Night Of Too Many Stars: An Overbooked Concert For Autism Education. The concert will be hosted again by Jon Stewart and will have appearances by comedians...

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David Hasselhoff holds puppies in latest Comedy Central roast video

By | July 28, 2010 at 10:36 am | No comments

David Hasselhoff is at it again promoting is upcoming Comedy Central roast with a music video, “Do You Really Want to Hurt the Hoff.” The 30-second bit features the actor singing a cover of “Do You Really Want to Hurt Me” against a backdrop of a wild array of incongruous...

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First look at Nick Swardson's Comedy Central sketch show

By | July 27, 2010 at 12:22 pm | 2 comments

With all the poor and starving people in the world isn’t it great when rich people like to leave all of their fortune to the family pet? Enter the world of the newest rich cat, Mr. Stitches! But not all is right in this kitty’s world. His dead owner’s son, Edmond, boiled...

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Last Comic Standing Live Blog, Week 8: Getting Heated (Like the Weather)

By | July 26, 2010 at 9:03 pm | One comment

9:00 p.m. Back in the reality trenches with this week's gripping installment of Where in the World is Carmedian San Diego? No, but really each of the top 7 are stating their names and original locations for their intros tonight, and the Feds are probably keeping track on a...

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Andy Kindler goes all Mel Gibson on Last Comic Standing hopeful; listen to the audio

By | July 25, 2010 at 7:50 pm | 4 comments

Listen, folks. We're not usually into gossip mongering. But when one of the judges of Last Comic Standing gets caught on tape in a Mel Gibson-like meltdown -- not against his wife, but against an aspiring comedian -- we feel it's our job to expose it to the comedy loving masses....

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Joan Rivers to Letterman: I was exiled from late night television

By | July 23, 2010 at 4:42 pm | 2 comments

Here’s a little Late Night television history lesson. There once was a man named Johnny Carson; he was the host of The Tonight Show. Joan Rivers was good buddies with him, and was his official fill-in. Rumor has it, that around that time, NBC was drawing up a list of names...

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Friday Frivolity: Tom Shillue's Pearle Vision commercial

By | July 23, 2010 at 11:07 am | No comments

One of the fun things about being a comedy nerd is that every now and again when you're watching TV -- let's say I was watching General Hospital on SoapNet with my wife last night -- you spot one of your favorite comedians in a commercial. The latest example (in my life,...

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