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Chelsea Handler has a sex tape; now what?

By | April 29, 2010 at 7:45 am | No comments

Like talk show sidekick, like host? The saying doesn't roll off the tongue as "like father, like son" but it is fitting this morning. A few weeks ago, we reported that Chelsea Handler's mini sidekick Chuy, seen on her nightly chat show Chelsea Lately, had dabbled in some porn many years ago. Last night, the comedian tweeted: "Ill be on addressing my "sex tape" on my show more...


Ricky Gervais will host Golden Globes again next year

By | April 28, 2010 at 1:56 pm | One comment

Brit wit Ricky Gervais, who’s on TV almost as much as Everybody Loves Raymond reruns these days, will host the Golden Globes for the second consecutive year, when NBC presents the award-season kickoff on Jan 16. “I can’t believe they invited me back after the awful things I said,” Gervais said in a statement. “Let’s see how far I can go this more...


Conan O'Brien 'flirts with restrictions' as he breaks his silence on 60 Minutes

By | April 27, 2010 at 8:13 pm | One comment

The time has come. Conan O'Brien is now permitted, per his contract with NBC, to speak openly on television or in print about his final days at the network. And longtime news magazine show 60 Minutes has scored the exclusive. The interview will air in full this Sunday, May 2, one day after Coco is officially allowed to talk. The 60 Minutes piece, will, according to the more...


Conan O’Brien close to new production deal with Warner Bros.

By | April 26, 2010 at 4:26 pm | No comments

Looks like TBS won't be the only new venue housing a displaced Conan O'Brien. As of Sunday, Variety is reporting that Conan will be packing up and moving to Warner Bros. TV for his new, forthcoming TBS show. This brings about a drastic change for Team Coco, as the comedy superstar's production company, Conaco, has long been housed at NBC Universal – an arrangement that, more...


Your first glimpse of Betty White on Saturday Night Live

By | April 26, 2010 at 4:25 pm | No comments

Here’s a video promo for Betty White’s upcoming, long-awaited, ultra-hyped Saturday Night Live episode – the gig she landed after the insistence of a massive, fan-based Facebook campaign. She’ll host a special Mothers’ Day episode on May 8 with Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Molly Shannon, Maya Rudolph, Ana Gasteyer and Rachel Dratch all returning to spread some more...


Carolines Breakout Artist: Carmen Lynch

By | April 25, 2010 at 7:53 am | No comments

Print out this page and bring it to the venue to get $5 off Carmen Lynch's show at Carolines on May 4! Ticket info here. World famous comedy venue Carolines on Broadway and Punchline Magazine have joined forces to present the Breakout Artist Comedy Series. Each Tuesday, at Carolines in New York City, an emerging stand-up comedy star will headline their own show and more...


It’s official: Aziz Ansari will host MTV Movie Awards

By | April 19, 2010 at 9:48 pm | No comments

Comedian Aziz Ansari has been popping up everywhere lately. This past year he’s had his own Comedy Central stand-up special, and of course we all know his memorable role as Raaaaaaaandy in the Adam Sandler flick “Funny People.” Well you can tack on host of the 2010 MTV Movie Awards to Ansari’s impressive resume. Rumors had been circulating that Ansari would host more...


Tina Fey honored at women’s conference

By | April 19, 2010 at 9:44 pm | No comments

Congratulations goes out to the hilarious Tina Fey, who was honored today at the 40th Annual Matrix Awards. The awards luncheon was held at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York, and honors the top women in communications. Fey continues to produce countless formats of comedy, starring as Liz Lemon in the NBC hit 30 Rock, starring in the newly released 20th Century Fox more...


Chris Rock recalls sage advice from Richard Pryor

By | April 16, 2010 at 5:06 pm | No comments

Chris Rock is a major MVP in the late guest department, and his recent appearance on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon was up to his usual standard of excellence. When the subject of Rock producing a Richard Pryor biopic came up, Rock recalled a crude piece of advice he got from Pryor on the set of Eddie Murphy’s Harlem Nights… more...