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Billy On The Street’s Billy Eichner writing pop culture book, is becoming media powerhouse

Billy On The Street’s Billy Eichner writing pop culture book, is becoming media powerhouse

By | July 16, 2014 at 2:37 pm | No comments

Billy On The Street host Billy Eichner is an improviser, actor, TV host and sass mouth. Now the potentially new USA Network star will now add author to his already long and varied resume. The Emmy-nominated comedian has signed a deal to write a book about Hollywood and pop...

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Tina Fey, Amy Poehler start shooting ‘The Nest’ (Photos)

Tina Fey, Amy Poehler start shooting ‘The Nest’ (Photos)

By | June 19, 2014 at 1:49 pm | 2 comments

First-look stills are in, giving a sneak peek into Tina Fey and Amy Poehler's new film The Nest, which is currently filming in Rockland County, NY. The Nest stars the Saturday Night Live alumni as two sisters who throw one last party in their family home before it's sold. We see...

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David Wain reveals ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ prequel details on Late Night with Seth Meyers (Video)

David Wain reveals ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ prequel details on Late Night with Seth Meyers (Video)

By | June 18, 2014 at 1:29 pm | 2 comments

David Wain visited Late Night with Seth Meyers last night to promote his new movie They Came Together, which hits theaters June 27 and stars Amy Poehler and Paul Rudd. Also starring the likes of Cobie Smulders, Ed Helms and Michael Ian Black, it’s a romantic comedy that...

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Don Rickles will not get pooped on by Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (Exclusive video)

Don Rickles will not get pooped on by Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (Exclusive video)

By | May 27, 2014 at 12:28 pm | 2 comments

Iconic comedian Don Rickles will be celebrated tomorrow as Spike TV premieres One Night Only: An All-Star Comedy Tribute to Don Rickles at 9 pm ET. Laughspin was in attendance when it was shot at the historic Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York. So we know what's in store for...

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‘Wet Hot American Summer’ headed to Netlfix as television series

‘Wet Hot American Summer’ headed to Netlfix as television series

By | May 23, 2014 at 4:13 pm | No comments

Wet Hot American Summer, the 2001 cult comedy classic from David Wain and Michael Showalter, is headed to Netflix in the form of a 10-episode television series. This, according to sources, who have spoken to Variety, who broke the news moments ago. If the project comes to...

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Parks And Recreation’s final season: Amy Poehler, Aubrey Plaza, Aziz Ansari will leave Pawnee after next season on NBC

Parks And Recreation’s final season: Amy Poehler, Aubrey Plaza, Aziz Ansari will leave Pawnee after next season on NBC

By | May 12, 2014 at 11:27 am | 2 comments

Amy Poheler's Leslie Knope, and the rest of the Parks & Recreation crew, will take its final bow at the end of the 2014-15 season, NBC announced. The mockumentary series, which first came on the air in 2009, was part of NBC's then-powerful Thursday night of comedies with The...

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USA Network developing tons of comedies, Legally Blonde, Queer As Folks scribes in on the action

USA Network developing tons of comedies, Legally Blonde, Queer As Folks scribes in on the action

By | May 9, 2014 at 4:17 pm | One comment

USA joins TBS, FX and IFC as yet another network pouring money into developing original comedy series. After greenlighting its first original comedy series in over a decade -- Sirens -- the USA network announced a healthy slate of comedies currently in development. Its EMT...

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Amy Poehler, Billy Eichner join forces for USA Network comedy series

Amy Poehler, Billy Eichner join forces for USA Network comedy series

By | May 8, 2014 at 5:03 pm | No comments

Amy Poehler hopes to make Fuse host Billy Eichner a sitcom star at the USA network. The Saturday Night Live alum has signed on to executive produce Difficult People, created by and starring Eichner. USA wants a pilot presentation from the show about two best friends and...

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Comedy Central picks up Amy Poehler’s ‘Broad City’ for second season

Comedy Central picks up Amy Poehler’s ‘Broad City’ for second season

By | February 25, 2014 at 9:45 am | No comments

Broad City, the new hip series on Comedy Central, has been picked up for a second season! The Amy Poehler-produced buddy comedy created by and starring New York's Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer has been on the network for only a month and it is averaging a steady 1.2 million...

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