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Neil Patrick Harris ‘Hedwig And The Angry Inch’ Curse Shocking? Why Broadway Star Yelled At Interrupting Fan During Musical

Neil Patrick Harris ‘Hedwig And The Angry Inch’ Curse Shocking? Why Broadway Star Yelled At Interrupting Fan During Musical

By | April 20, 2014 at 5:16 pm | No comments

Did Neil Patrick Harris really curse at a fan during Hedwig and the Angry Inch? Well, sort of. According to Page Six, one female audience member got a bit too excited during last Saturday’s performance of the Broadway musical, which features Harris in drag as the titular...

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Ana Gasteyer lied to Lorne Michaels about her age during Saturday Night Live interview

Ana Gasteyer lied to Lorne Michaels about her age during Saturday Night Live interview

By | January 31, 2013 at 1:47 pm | One comment

We’ve all lied on our resumes or job applications. But lying to Lorne Michaels during your Saturday Night Live interview takes some serious balls. But that’s what Ana Gasteyer did before she landed her spot on the iconic show in 1996. In a new interview, the Huffington...

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South Park creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker start their own damn production company

South Park creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker start their own damn production company

By | January 16, 2013 at 1:47 pm | No comments

Since South Park is in its 16th season on Comedy Central and Book of Mormon is pulling in about $1.5 million every week on Broadway, it seems Trey Parker and Matt Stone are getting antsy and, therefore, looking to expand their warped comedy empire. That's why they're launching...

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Gilbert Gottfried launches bizarrely funny off-Broadway production ‘The Diet Show’

Gilbert Gottfried launches bizarrely funny off-Broadway production ‘The Diet Show’

By | November 13, 2012 at 12:12 pm | One comment

Gilbert Gottfried wants to motivate people to laugh off the pounds this winter! The former Saturday Night Live cast member, best known for his stand-out performances on the Comedy Central Roasts and in Paul Provenza's documentary, The Aristocrats, is the latest stand-up star to...

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Lewis Black on Paul Ryan: ‘His eyes look like a wolf’s eyes look like when the wolf hasn’t eaten in five days’ (Video)

Lewis Black on Paul Ryan: ‘His eyes look like a wolf’s eyes look like when the wolf hasn’t eaten in five days’ (Video)

By | September 20, 2012 at 1:47 pm | No comments

On the heels of his new stand-up comedy special and album In God We Rust, the prolific Lewis Black is gearing up for his latest stint on Broadway, where he'll bring his show Running On Empty to the Richard Rodgers Theatre from Oct. 9 through Oct. 20 (Tickets here). And he sat...

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Lewis Black will take political stand-up show ‘Running on Empty’ to Broadway

Lewis Black will take political stand-up show ‘Running on Empty’ to Broadway

By | July 30, 2012 at 3:51 pm | No comments

Lewis Black will bring his stand-up show, Running on Empty, to Broadway this October, the follow-up to Black's 2004 show Black on Broadway. Running on Empty will focus on politics and the upcoming election. It will run from Oct. 9 to 14 at the Richard Rodgers...

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Dane Cook will play ex-Nazi playwright in ‘The Producers’

Dane Cook will play ex-Nazi playwright in ‘The Producers’

By | June 28, 2012 at 11:08 am | No comments

Nabbing a role as the quick tempered ex-Nazi playright, Franz Liebkind is certainly a way to make waves in the theater universe. And that's what Dane Cook is doing! The divisive comedian will make his theater debut in the Hollywood Bowl's production of The Producers, joining...

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Paul Rudd is headed to Broadway with Ed Asner

Paul Rudd is headed to Broadway with Ed Asner

By | June 4, 2012 at 2:36 pm | No comments

Our Idiot Brother star and star of just about every worthwhile comedy flick Paul Rudd is joining former Mary Tyler Moore Show star Ed Asner on Broadway this fall for Craig Wright’s Grace, producers revealed today. The play is about a young couple who head to Florida to start a...

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Musical version of ‘Animal House’ in the works

Musical version of ‘Animal House’ in the works

By | March 5, 2012 at 2:29 pm | No comments

If, like me, you worship at the Holy Church of John Belushi, today is undoubtedly a solemn holy day for you: 30 years ago, the infamous comic actor passed away far too soon. Though I was born after he died, my parents sat me down and showed me Animal House when I was probably...

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