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Rob Riggle, Robert Smigel develop comedy for CBS

By | November 19, 2010 at 1:14 pm | No comments

Stand-up favorite and former Daily Show correspondent, Rob Riggle is in development with CBS for a new half-hour comedy. According to Deadline, this marks the third consecutive holding deal between Riggle and CBS. Why all the fuss over this Marine Corps Captain turned funny man?...

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Rob Schneider snags CBS sitcom deal

By | October 29, 2010 at 2:51 pm | No comments

Comedian Rob Schneider is having a pretty good year. He released his first ever comedy album, hit the road on a national stand-up tour and now this: CBS has picked up a new show that will star the Saturday Night Live alum. Deadline reports the show will be based on Rob’s life...

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Comedian Billy Gardell makes his case for primetime stardom in Mike & Molly

By | September 20, 2010 at 12:05 pm | No comments

TV sitcom junkies and stand-up comedy nerds will unite tonight as the series premiere of Mike & Molly hits CBS at 9:30 pm EST. For the latter group of viewers, it'll be a chance to see veteran comedian Billy Gardell make his case to become a prime time television star for a...

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Bill Burr was on Letterman last night; let's watch!

By | July 30, 2010 at 12:35 pm | 2 comments

Bill Burr, for the last few years, has seemingly become many comedy fans' favorite comic. And talk to a well-respected comedian about who they think is doing well and they'll no doubt say Bill Burr. So it's no surprise that Burr impressed on Late Show with David Letterman last...

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Joan Rivers to Letterman: I was exiled from late night television

By | July 23, 2010 at 4:42 pm | 2 comments

Here’s a little Late Night television history lesson. There once was a man named Johnny Carson; he was the host of The Tonight Show. Joan Rivers was good buddies with him, and was his official fill-in. Rumor has it, that around that time, NBC was drawing up a list of names...

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CBS releases first video clip of Conan O'Brien interview on 60 Minutes

By | May 1, 2010 at 11:48 am | One comment

Tomorrow at 7 pm on CBS' 60 Minutes, Conan O'Brien sits down with correspondent Steve Kroft. It's the first interview he's been permitted to give since he left NBC with a huge payout that came with a few restrictions-- talking to the press being one of them. Below, check out the...

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Tina Fey does Tracy Morgan

By | March 25, 2010 at 3:22 pm | 2 comments

Ok, not like that. But now that our pseudo-sexual headline has captured your attention, here's the video of Ms. Fey's appearance on Letterman, doing her impersonation of Tracy Morgan. Bonus: Tracy's got some smooth pick up lines; Tina...

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Daily Show’s Rob Riggle scores pilot deal with CBS

By | February 4, 2010 at 4:57 pm | One comment

Looks as if another Daily Show With Jon Stewart alum, former correspondent Rob Riggle, may graduate to prime time. CBS has greenlit the pilot for Team Spitz, an ensemble comedy about a pompous high school football coach (Riggle), according to the Hollywood Reporter. Tackling...

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