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Seth Rogen’s movie This is the End has a red band trailer with Danny McBride, James Franco, more! (Video)

Seth Rogen’s movie This is the End has a red band trailer with Danny McBride, James Franco, more! (Video)

By | December 20, 2012 at 5:25 pm | 5 comments

For the better part of the last year, we've been getting glimpses of a little movie called This is the End, which was written by Seth Rogen and longtime friend and collaborator Evan Goldberg. It features an incredibly long list of stars: Rogen is joined in the film by the likes...

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Aziz Ansari outed as ‘Homeland’ parody account tweeter @SergeantBrody

Aziz Ansari outed as ‘Homeland’ parody account tweeter @SergeantBrody

By | December 12, 2012 at 5:20 pm | 3 comments

If you’re a fan of Showtime’s massively popular spy drama Homeland, you may be one of the nearly 30,000 followers of the parody Twitter account @SergeantBrody, in honor of the series’ main character. Well, it turns out that none other than Parks and Recreation's Tom...

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Sarah Silverman, Aziz Ansari, Will Ferrell, Jon Hamm will perform at Hurricane Sandy benefit

Sarah Silverman, Aziz Ansari, Will Ferrell, Jon Hamm will perform at Hurricane Sandy benefit

By | November 28, 2012 at 3:44 pm | 2 comments

Sarah Silverman, Aziz Ansari and Will Ferrell, among others, will join together for an all-star show at Club Nokia in Los Angeles on Dec. 10, to benefit the victims of Hurricane Sandy. Mad Men star and popular guy in the world of LA comedians, Jon Hamm will host the show,...

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Stephen Colbert, huge list of comedians celebrate National Voter Registration Day (Exclusive pics)

Stephen Colbert, huge list of comedians celebrate National Voter Registration Day (Exclusive pics)

By | September 24, 2012 at 10:56 am | 2 comments

Did you know there’s a huge presidential election going down in November? You did? Well, aren’t you just the little news junkie. How about this: Did you know tomorrow is the first ever National Voter Registration Day? You did not. Stop lying. In honor of this special day,...

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Kevin Hart, Ricky Gervais, Patton Oswalt and more to headline New York Comedy Festival

Kevin Hart, Ricky Gervais, Patton Oswalt and more to headline New York Comedy Festival

By | August 10, 2012 at 12:29 pm | No comments

This year's New York Comedy Festival will run Nov. 7 - 11. The schedule was announced this week, and as always they've put together an impressive line-up. The ninth annual festival, in partnership with Comedy Central, brings Aziz Ansari, Adam Carolla, Rob Delaney, Jim Gaffigan,...

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10 things we learned from Aziz Ansari’s interview for SiriusXM’s ‘Unmasked’

10 things we learned from Aziz Ansari’s interview for SiriusXM’s ‘Unmasked’

By | July 12, 2012 at 1:07 pm | No comments

Although Aziz Ansari is known for his high-baller-wannabe character, Tom Haverford on NBC's Parks and Recreation, he is and has been primarily a stand-up guy. Really. The 29-year-old has been doing stand-up for over 10 years, saying, "Stand-up is the backbone of everything I...

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Aziz Ansari and Louis C.K. combine DIY aesthetic with traditional distribution for new specials

Aziz Ansari and Louis C.K. combine DIY aesthetic with traditional distribution for new specials

By | May 9, 2012 at 3:21 pm | No comments

There are two lessons we can learn from Louis C.K., Aziz Ansari and Jim Gaffigan-- the trio of comedians who successfully self-released their own new comedy specials. The first lesson is that it works, IF -- and it's a big "if" -- you have a large enough fanbase. The second...

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Watch Aziz Ansari engage in something called ‘The First Mow’

Watch Aziz Ansari engage in something called ‘The First Mow’

By | April 4, 2012 at 12:30 pm | One comment

Though his Parks and Recreation character Tom Haverford is rarely seen actually doing anything resembling parks and rec work, the real-life Aziz Ansari isn't above getting his hands dirty-- or at least driving around on a fancy lawnmower. And that's what he did this week in New...

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Jim Gaffigan releases preview, backstage videos from self-released special ‘Mr Universe’

Jim Gaffigan releases preview, backstage videos from self-released special ‘Mr Universe’

By | April 3, 2012 at 3:56 pm | One comment

The release of Jim Gaffigan's latest stand-up comedy special -- all 75 minutes of it -- happens on April 11. Like Louis C.K. and mostl recently Aziz Ansari, the mighty Gaffigan will make Mr. Universe exclusively available through JimGaffigan.com for only $5! Stream it; download...

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