Kevin Hart fires back at ex-wife ‘Atlanta Exes’ star Torrei, tells Twitter ‘Don’t believe the hype!’

Kevin Hart fires back at ex-wife ‘Atlanta Exes’ star Torrei, tells Twitter ‘Don’t believe the hype!’

By | May 21, 2014 at 12:24 pm | 3 comments

Kevin Hart is not sitting idly by as his ex-wife Torrei Hart slams the super successful comedian on Entertainment Tonight. Torrei spoke to Entertainment Tonight’s Rocsi Diaz to promote the upcoming reality series Altanta Exes, in which Torrei co-stars. Kevin Hart split with...

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‘The Big Bang Theory’ banned in China! Does the CBS comedy promote prostitution, gambling or terrorism?

‘The Big Bang Theory’ banned in China! Does the CBS comedy promote prostitution, gambling or terrorism?

By | May 20, 2014 at 5:44 pm | No comments

Love it or hate it, CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory is one of the most popular comedy series in television history; so popular, in fact, its stars Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco and Johnny Galecki are beloved characters all over the world. Except in China. That's right,...

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Doug Stanhope’s Podcast joins Bill Burr, Al Madrigal’s All Things Comedy podcast network

Doug Stanhope’s Podcast joins Bill Burr, Al Madrigal’s All Things Comedy podcast network

By | May 20, 2014 at 3:35 pm | No comments

The staunchly independent stand-up comedian Doug Stanhope is bringing his podcast, simply named Doug Stanhope's Podcast, to the All Things Comedy network. It only goes to show how much Stanhope believes in  the by-comics-for-comics nature of the podcasting network founded by...

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Comedy Central’s ‘The Half-Hour’ premieres June 6 with Michael Che and Chris Distefano

Comedy Central’s ‘The Half-Hour’ premieres June 6 with Michael Che and Chris Distefano

By | May 19, 2014 at 4:09 pm | One comment

Comedy Central’s stellar stand-up comedy series The Half-Hour kick off its third season Friday, June 6 at midnight ET with back-to-back comedy specials from comedians Chris Distefano and Michael Che. The quickly-rising Distefano appears on MTV and MTV2’s Guy Code, Girl Code...

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Louis C.K., Wanda Sykes, Jerry Seinfeld and more! 11 Comedians as comedians on television

Louis C.K., Wanda Sykes, Jerry Seinfeld and more! 11 Comedians as comedians on television

By | May 19, 2014 at 2:18 pm | 3 comments

Stand-up comedians are taking over television! Comics, not all of them trained actors, are getting the opportunity to play the roles they were meant to play: comedians. The old stand-up-to-sitcom model was that maybe you'd get discovered at the Just For Laughs comedy festival in...

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Chris Hardwick’s ‘All Star Celebrity Bowling’ coming to AMC

Chris Hardwick’s ‘All Star Celebrity Bowling’ coming to AMC

By | May 19, 2014 at 1:12 am | One comment

Chris Hardwick, he of Nerdist Industries fame, proves yet again that he is winning at television. Not only is he the host of @Midnight on Comedy Central,host of AMC’s episode wrap-up show Talking Dead (as well as 2013's Talking Bad), creator and co-host of the Nerdist podcast,...

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Solange, Jay Z Elevator Fight Cause Revealed On ‘Saturday Night Live’? Watch Video Of Hilarious ‘SNL’ Spoof Featuring Maya Rudolph As Beyoncé

Solange, Jay Z Elevator Fight Cause Revealed On ‘Saturday Night Live’? Watch Video Of Hilarious ‘SNL’ Spoof Featuring Maya Rudolph As Beyoncé

By | May 18, 2014 at 2:31 pm | No comments

Do we finally know what caused the infamous elevator fight between Jay Z and Solange Knowles? Well, if Saturday Night Live is to be believed, it all started because of a spider. SNL spoofed the feud between Beyoncé’s husband and sister during Saturday’s cold open....

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Whitney Cummings, Lisa Lampanelli, Joy Behar, 11 more headlining Las Vegas comedy series ‘Lipshtick’ at Venetian

Whitney Cummings, Lisa Lampanelli, Joy Behar, 11 more headlining Las Vegas comedy series ‘Lipshtick’ at Venetian

By | May 16, 2014 at 4:40 pm | 3 comments

Whitney Cummings, Lisa Lampanelli, Susie Essman, Joy Behar and 10 other stellar comedians will be part of The Venetian Las Vegas’ new all-female comedy series Lipshtick. Get it— because “shtick” is sort of a synonym for comedy and because girls LOVE lipstick? You may be...

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Sex and the City writers developing Showtime comedy about Orthodox Jewish comedian

Sex and the City writers developing Showtime comedy about Orthodox Jewish comedian

By | May 16, 2014 at 1:32 pm | One comment

Showtime is developing a new half-hour comedy series called Yank about a young man who ventures out of his ultra-orthodox Jewish community in Williamsburg, Brooklyn to pursue his dream of becoming a comedian. Yank comes from Sex and the City writers Elisa Zuritsky and Julie...

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