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Dave Hill as Stephen Colbert’s bandleader? Yes Please. Laughspin asks the facemelter about the grassroots movement to make it so

Dave Hill as Stephen Colbert’s bandleader? Yes Please. Laughspin asks the facemelter about the grassroots movement to make it so

By | June 18, 2014 at 5:11 pm | 4 comments

As David Letterman prepares to leave Late Show at the end of the year and Stephen Colbert prepares to take over Letterman’s seat at CBS, who is preparing to be Colbert’s bandleader? It's a fair question, you guys. It seems every late night host needs a band and a bandleader,...

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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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‘Two and a Half Men’ 12th season will be its last, Chuck Lorre promises ‘season long event’

‘Two and a Half Men’ 12th season will be its last, Chuck Lorre promises ‘season long event’

By | May 14, 2014 at 4:30 pm | One comment

Two and a Half Men, starring Ashton Kutcher and Jon Cryer, will end after the upcoming 12th season, CBS entertainment president Nina Tassler confirmed. The long-running sitcom, which also formerly starred Angus T. Jones and Charlie Sheen has survived the type of turmoil and...

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Watch David Letterman announce his retirement from ‘Late Show’

Watch David Letterman announce his retirement from ‘Late Show’

By | April 3, 2014 at 6:10 pm | One comment

Late night talk show legend David Letterman will announce his 2015 retirement on tonight's edition of Late Show with David Letterman. When a monstrous announcement like this is to be made, a press release is usually sent to media outlets or it is agreed that the star will break...

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Big Bang Theory gets three year renewal, not looking good for Robin Williams comedy

Big Bang Theory gets three year renewal, not looking good for Robin Williams comedy

By | March 16, 2014 at 6:25 pm | No comments

CBS Chief Executive Officer Les Moonves is standing by his comedies. The network has announced an early round of show renewals, picking up nine dramas, six comedies, and two reality shows for at least another season. 2 Broke Girls, The Millers, Mike & Molly and Mom will...

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CBS brings back lost I Love Lucy episodes

CBS brings back lost I Love Lucy episodes

By | October 24, 2013 at 2:24 pm | One comment

CBS is bringing one of its oldest sitcoms back to the airwaves this winter. The eyeball ntwork will air two classic episodes of I Love Lucky on Friday, Dec.20. It will broadcast "The Christmas Episode" followed by the infamous grape stomping episode "Lucy's Italian Movie." One...

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CBS orders more Sarah Michelle Gellar, Anna Faris, Robin Williams and Will Arnett

CBS orders more Sarah Michelle Gellar, Anna Faris, Robin Williams and Will Arnett

By | October 18, 2013 at 5:46 pm | No comments

A few days after they announced that new comedy We Are Men was canceled, CBS today announced it’s ordering additional episodes of a trio of freshman comedies: The Crazy Ones, The Millers and Mom. During the show’s most recent airings, all three shows averaged about 10...

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Matt Damon and Ben Affleck are producing a show starring Tom Papa

Matt Damon and Ben Affleck are producing a show starring Tom Papa

By | October 10, 2013 at 5:55 pm | One comment

Ben Affleck and Matt Damon have struck a deal with CBS to develop a half-hour comedy series starring comedian Tom Papa. Fresh on the heels of his just-released comedy album and special Freaked Out, the show – titled More Time with Family – would find Papa portraying a father...

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David Letterman will be the host of ‘Late Show’ through 2015

David Letterman will be the host of ‘Late Show’ through 2015

By | October 4, 2013 at 4:08 pm | No comments

David Letterman has just signed a new contract that will keep him as the host of Late Show through 2015 on CBS. The new deal will extend his record of the longest-working late night host; he surpassed Johnny Carson’s record in January as Letterman entered his thirty-first year...

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