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Ben Stiller brings Natasha Leggero and Riki Lindhome to Comedy Central

Ben Stiller brings Natasha Leggero and Riki Lindhome to Comedy Central

By | January 20, 2014 at 9:54 am | No comments

Ben Stiller's Red Hour production house continues to make deals with Comedy Central. The network has greenlit a pilot from the production company created by comedians Natasha Leggero and Riki Lindhome. The two comedians will also star in the project as Victorian-era heiresses....

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Comedy Central orders Ben Stiller comedy series ‘Big Time in Hollywood, Fl’ (Video)

Comedy Central orders Ben Stiller comedy series ‘Big Time in Hollywood, Fl’ (Video)

By | January 14, 2014 at 2:23 pm | No comments

Comedy Central has ordered Ben Stiller's pilot, Big Time In Hollywood, FL, for a 10-episode first season. The show follows two delusional brothers and self-titled filmmakers who are kicked out of their parents' house and forced to take care of themselves as adults. The event...

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Ben Stiller, Seth Meyers, Michael Ian Black and Mike Myers talk comedy for Epix event (Exclusive video)

Ben Stiller, Seth Meyers, Michael Ian Black and Mike Myers talk comedy for Epix event (Exclusive video)

By | October 16, 2013 at 1:59 pm | No comments

During the 19th annual Nantucket Film Festival in Massachusetts this past June, the comedy loving folks at Epix were there to document a the All-Star Comedy Roundtable featuring host Michael Ian Black, Ben Stiller, Seth Meyers and Mike Myers. The full hour-long presentation will...

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Comedy Central greenlights Jonah Ray and Kumail Nanjiani series Meltdown, produced by Ben Stiller

Comedy Central greenlights Jonah Ray and Kumail Nanjiani series Meltdown, produced by Ben Stiller

By | June 20, 2013 at 11:56 am | 2 comments

It looks like the work comedians Jonah Ray and Kumail Nanjiani did on the pilot episode of a new stand-up comedy series back in February impressed Comedy Central. The network has officially announced it has picked up Meltdown With Jonah and Kumail, to be executive produced by...

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Comedy Central’s ‘Night of Too Many Stars’ featuring Ben Stiller and Jon Stewart (Preview videos)

Comedy Central’s ‘Night of Too Many Stars’ featuring Ben Stiller and Jon Stewart (Preview videos)

By | October 16, 2012 at 12:13 pm | No comments

Last Saturday Comedy Central's autism benefit Night of Too Many Stars was filmed at the Beacon Theatre in New York City. And this Sunday, Oct. 21 at 8 pm ET you'll be able to see all the action-- which included Bill O'Reilly and Chris Matthews debating while inhaling helium,...

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Here’s that Arrested Development play set that never existed and now does and so you want it

Here’s that Arrested Development play set that never existed and now does and so you want it

By | June 26, 2012 at 4:49 pm | No comments

Artists Mick Minogue and Paddy Dunne collaborated on a Tony Wonder play set for Gallery 1988's upcoming Arrested Development themed art show, There's Always Money In The Banana Stand.  You remember Tony Wonder, right? Played by Ben Stiller, he was the idol/competition for...

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See Kristen Wiig as a New York City police officer

See Kristen Wiig as a New York City police officer

By | May 28, 2012 at 10:38 am | 2 comments

Sure, it was sad watching Kristen Wiig say goodbye to Saturday Night Live last weekend. But, here's the thing: We'll see her in about six million other things-- she's set to star, write, produce in a gaggle of big screen features-- one of which is The Secret Life of Walter...

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Russell Brand, Lewis Black, Jimmy Fallon appear in New York Times video series

Russell Brand, Lewis Black, Jimmy Fallon appear in New York Times video series

By | December 2, 2011 at 3:22 pm | 8 comments

If you’re anything like us here at Laughspin, you probably love to learn about the behind-the-scenes world of comedy. Comedy nerddom means we’re always asking questions: how do comedians get started in their career path? Where do they find their inspiration? That kind of...

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Brett Ratner receives lifetime achievement award as “Tower Heist” hits theaters tomorrow

Brett Ratner receives lifetime achievement award as “Tower Heist” hits theaters tomorrow

By | November 3, 2011 at 3:41 pm | No comments

Brett Ratner was recently honored at The Friars' Club in New York City during the third annual Friars' Club Comedy Film Festival produced by powerhouse Exec. Director Charlie Prince, and his team, including Director of Communications, Jaime Marsanico. The festival screened over...

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