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Orange is the New Black, Saturday Night Live, Modern Family lead Emmy nominations in comedy

Orange is the New Black, Saturday Night Live, Modern Family lead Emmy nominations in comedy

By | July 10, 2014 at 2:39 pm | One comment

Netflix’s Orange is the New Black snagged 12 primetime Emmy comedy nominations this morning, beating out perennial Emmy favorites Modern Family and The Big Bang Theory in total nods. And yes, Orange is the New Black is a comedy— this year, anyway. Last year, Netflix...

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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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Here’s the Golden Globes comedy nominees, also American Hustle is a comedy apparently

Here’s the Golden Globes comedy nominees, also American Hustle is a comedy apparently

By | December 13, 2013 at 8:33 am | 2 comments

As the year comes to a close and a new one begins, the frenzy that is awards season is underway. There are a bounty of awards with various acronyms attached to their unique trophies. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced their nominees for the 2014 Golden Globe...

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Laughspin Podcast, episode 74: Dave Chappelle, Johnny Carson, Big Bang Theory

Laughspin Podcast, episode 74: Dave Chappelle, Johnny Carson, Big Bang Theory

By | September 26, 2013 at 4:15 pm | No comments

On a new episode of The Laughspin Podcast, Mike and I chat about Dave Chappelle's two new projects (we speculate as to what they might be), the cast of the Big Bang Theory asking for tons of money per episode, the new Johnny Carson project and so much more. This episode is a bit...

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Big Bang Theory star Kaley Cuoco is engaged

Big Bang Theory star Kaley Cuoco is engaged

By | September 26, 2013 at 2:54 pm | No comments

Sorry, all of you really horny, out-of-touch Bing Bang Theory fans who wanted to have sex with Kaley Cuoco. She's officially engaged! "After a whirlwind three-month courtship, the Big Bang Theory star, 27, is engaged to tennis star Ryan Sweeting," reports Us Weekly. Cuoco, along...

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Colbert Report breaks Daily Show streak, Julia Louis-Dreyfus makes history at Emmys

Colbert Report breaks Daily Show streak, Julia Louis-Dreyfus makes history at Emmys

By | September 23, 2013 at 11:48 am | No comments

Julia Louis-Dreyfus made Emmy history last night when she won her fourth comedy award for Outstanding Lead Actress on Veep (it was her 14th nomination, which broke Lucille Ball's record of 13 as lead actress). "I'm very grateful to have the opportunity to make people laugh. It's...

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Report: Big Bang Theory actors want $1 million an episode

Report: Big Bang Theory actors want $1 million an episode

By | September 20, 2013 at 4:02 pm | One comment

Big Bang Theory, last year's highest-rated scripted television show, will enter its seventh season next week. It also enters a long eight months of behind-the-scenes negotiations to renew contracts smoothly and quietly before next year. Chuck Lorre's comedy will need to renew...

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Louis C.K., South Park and others win big at Primetime Creative Arts Emmys

Louis C.K., South Park and others win big at Primetime Creative Arts Emmys

By | September 16, 2013 at 2:07 pm | No comments

The award for most niche-specific award designations goes to…the Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards! Last night, the technical behind-the-scenes Emmys (as well as Outstanding Guest Actors and Outstanding Animated Program) were given out as part of their own ceremony a week...

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Watch Big Bang Theory’s Kaley Cuoco in a commercial for her Super Bowl commercial (Video)

Watch Big Bang Theory’s Kaley Cuoco in a commercial for her Super Bowl commercial (Video)

By | January 24, 2013 at 4:32 pm | One comment

How do you when the ad industry has gone completely berserk? We'll tell you-- when a company creates commercials for commercials. Kaley Cuoco, she of Big Bang Theory fame, will star in a high-profile Super Bowl ad for Toyota. Fair enough. But Toyota just released a teaser -- aka...

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