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That time Chris Rock compared Nelson Mandela’s time in prison with marriage (Video)

That time Chris Rock compared Nelson Mandela’s time in prison with marriage (Video)

By | December 5, 2013 at 5:38 pm | No comments

To finish off his 2005 album and comedy special Never Scared, Chris Rock opined on marriage, which many comedians do. However, only Rock would think of connecting Nelson Mandela’s life with the concept of marriage. In light of Mandela’s passing today at the age of 95, we...

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Sherri Shepherd on Chris Rock, her new comedy special, future of The View (Laughspin interview)

Sherri Shepherd on Chris Rock, her new comedy special, future of The View (Laughspin interview)

By | June 21, 2013 at 11:58 am | 2 comments

Although she’s best known as one of five co-hosts on ABC’s wildly popular daytime chat fest The View, Sherri Shepherd has, is and – if she has her way – will always be a working stand-up comedian. Comedy nerds also know her as Angie, Tracy Morgan’s wife on 30 Rock...

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Jerry Seinfeld’s web series will feature Sarah Silverman, David Letterman, more! (Video)

Jerry Seinfeld’s web series will feature Sarah Silverman, David Letterman, more! (Video)

By | June 6, 2013 at 12:38 pm | No comments

Jerry Seinfeld’s highly successful Web series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee is set to return on June 13 at noon ET, when the first episode featuring Sarah Silverman will go live on Crackle.com. In its second season, we’ll find the iconic comedian and television star...

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Chris Rock will star as a struggling comedian in ‘Finally Famous’

Chris Rock will star as a struggling comedian in ‘Finally Famous’

By | March 1, 2013 at 5:15 pm | One comment

While Chris Rock has proven himself a competent actor, having mastered comedic and dramatic roles on screen – as well as on the Broadway stage – it seems that for his next gig, a movie titled Finally Famous, he won’t hurt himself stretching. The iconic comedian will...

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Laughspin Podcast episode 35: Chris Rock, Stephen Colbert, South Park and more! (Audio)

Laughspin Podcast episode 35: Chris Rock, Stephen Colbert, South Park and more! (Audio)

By | January 25, 2013 at 11:04 am | No comments

Dylan and Mike listen to Stephen Colbert's response to Barack Obama's swearing-in ceremony, Chris Rock telling the story of how Eddie Murphy discovered him and a track from Chris Hardwick's new album 'Mandroid.' This week, your co-hosts also give you news about Seth MacFarlane's...

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How Eddie Murphy discovered Chris Rock (Animated video)

How Eddie Murphy discovered Chris Rock (Animated video)

By | January 22, 2013 at 1:11 pm | No comments

Hardcore comedy nerds already know the story of how Eddie Murphy basically discovered Chris Rock, while the young comedian was working at the Comic Strip on Manhattan's Upper East Side. But this stellar animation from TWIRI Sports brings new life to the tale-- and exposes those...

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Chris Rock, Jennifer Aniston, Aziz Ansari, Jennifer Garner, Beyonce, and more demand stricter gun laws (Video)

Chris Rock, Jennifer Aniston, Aziz Ansari, Jennifer Garner, Beyonce, and more demand stricter gun laws (Video)

By | December 21, 2012 at 7:12 pm | 19 comments

One week after the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT and just hours after NRA president Wayne LaPierre declared, "The only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun," a video starring dozens of comedians and Hollywood A-Listers,...

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Tracy Morgan on Eddie Murphy: He taught me I could be sexy and funny at the same time (Video)

Tracy Morgan on Eddie Murphy: He taught me I could be sexy and funny at the same time (Video)

By | November 14, 2012 at 12:48 pm | 2 comments

As Eddie Murphy is working on a television series based on his hugely popular Beverly Hills Cop movie franchise, some of the comedy world’s greats spent a night in Los Angeles to honor the man. Chris Rock, Tracy Morgan, Samuel L. Jackson, Arsenio Hall, Brett Ratner, Martin...

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World famous Comic Strip gets the book treatment in ‘Make ‘Em Laugh’

World famous Comic Strip gets the book treatment in ‘Make ‘Em Laugh’

By | October 22, 2012 at 11:02 am | 2 comments

If you consider yourself a comedy nerd in any capacity, next time you visit New York City, you'll need to drop by the legendary Comic Strip Live, which sits proudly on Manhattan's Upper East Side. It's where a seemingly countless number of iconic comedians got their start: Chris...

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