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Variety “comic to watch” Ali Wong lands role in Chelsea Handler comedy series

Variety “comic to watch” Ali Wong lands role in Chelsea Handler comedy series

By | August 26, 2011 at 8:26 am | One comment

The new NBC comedy based on the life of comedian Chelsea Handler and starring former That '70s Show star Laura Prepon Are You There, Vodka? It's Me, Chelsea has added emerging funny-woman Ali Wong to its revamped cast. Wong has been confirmed to play Bianca, a child of immigrant...

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Variety comic-to-watch Thomas Middleditch lands role in “Hangover” scribe’s flick

Variety comic-to-watch Thomas Middleditch lands role in “Hangover” scribe’s flick

By | August 9, 2011 at 11:59 am | No comments

Chicago-bred comedian Thomas Middleditch, recently named as Variety's "10 Comics to Watch" has landed a co-starring role in an upcoming movie, written by Scot Armstrong, who penned The Hangover Part II. This is Armstrong's directorial debut. Middleditch, a regular at the Upright...

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Lisa Lampanelli developing reality show for Logo network, produced by Chelsea Handler

By | July 11, 2011 at 1:36 pm | 3 comments

Comedian Lisa Lampanelli has been a busy gal. Not only has she been touring the country doing stand-up, but she's also been working on her one-woman Broadway show, which was announced last week. Today, however, we get the news that the "Queen of Mean" is also developing a new...

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Chelsea Handler to be cast in teen comedy flick, ‘Fun Size’

By | June 16, 2011 at 1:37 pm | One comment

Looks like we’ll have to add yet another entry on our “Chelsea Handler is doing a crazy amount of projects” list. The Hollywood Reporter informs us that the comedienne is in talks to be cast in Fun Size, a teen comedy written by Colbert Report writer Max Werner. If she...

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Will Roseanne Barr join Chelsea Handler’s new NBC show?

By | May 30, 2011 at 11:01 am | No comments

We’ve told you folks a lot about Chelsea Handler’s growing comedic empire, from her late night spinoffs to her pilots. It looks like another empress of comedy might be joining one of those many Handler projects. The Hollywood Reporter says that Roseanne Barr is talking with...

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Chelsea Handler's "After Lately" renewed for second season

By | May 5, 2011 at 1:30 pm | One comment

And the Chelsea Handler Comedy Dominance Train continues to roll! The comedian's newest project to hit the air, After Lately -- a mockumentary series centered around her staff at Chelsea Lately -- has been re-upped for another season on E! "This series is comedic to its core...

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Chelsea Handler’s “After Lately” premieres Sunday; watch a preview

By | March 4, 2011 at 4:07 pm | One comment

The first of the many, many Chelsea Handler projects emerging this year has finally arrived. After Lately, a behind-the-scenes glance at the production staff behind E!’s Chelsea Lately, premieres Sunday on E! at 11pm EST. The first episode is a doozy: Handler offers a seat on...

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Laura Prepon will play Chelsea Handler + first look at “After Lately”

By | February 16, 2011 at 3:40 pm | One comment

In January, we told you folks about one of Chelsea Handler’s many projects, a pilot for NBC inspired by her own exploits from her 20s as told in Are You There Vodka? It’s Me, Chelsea. And the ball’s started rolling on the casting front for that show: Laura Prepon, most...

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We can barely keep up with Chelsea Handler and Whitney Cummings

By | January 27, 2011 at 12:01 pm | One comment

Chelsea Handler might be the busiest comedienne on television right now. Days after E! announced their order for a pop culture commentary show (executive produced by Handler) and a behind-the-scenes exploration of Chelsea Lately, NBC has just announced they’ve picked up yet...

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