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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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‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ headed to Brooklyn; Letterman, Rock, Colbert, Stewart and Morgan slated

‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ headed to Brooklyn; Letterman, Rock, Colbert, Stewart and Morgan slated

By | October 15, 2012 at 10:12 pm | 2 comments

Jimmy Kimmel is finally saying goodbye to his Los Angeles studio and bringing Jimmy Kimmel Live to his hometown of Brooklyn, NY— for one week, anyway. Later this month, Kimmel will welcome the likes of Chris Rock, Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, Tracy Morgan and perhaps, most...

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Chris Rock, Tracy Morgan and more will honor Eddie Murphy on Spike TV

Chris Rock, Tracy Morgan and more will honor Eddie Murphy on Spike TV

By | October 11, 2012 at 4:41 pm | No comments

Although comedy fans have been trying to get Eddie Murphy back on the stand-up stage for years and frowning all the way, they can’t deny the indelible mark he’s left on the world of comedy. Because of that, Comedy Central honored Murphy with the Icon trophy at last year’s...

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Chris Rock tells Jon Stewart he’s tired of everyone taping stand-up comedy at clubs (Video)

Chris Rock tells Jon Stewart he’s tired of everyone taping stand-up comedy at clubs (Video)

By | August 9, 2012 at 11:23 am | One comment

When a hot, white, French woman calls, you pick up the phone. That’s Chris Rock’s policy when it comes to choosing movie projects. At least, that’s what he told Jon Stewart on last night’s Daily Show. The comedian was there to promote his new flick 2 Days in New York...

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W. Kamau Bell gives Laughspin a tour of Totally Biased…or does he? (Video)

W. Kamau Bell gives Laughspin a tour of Totally Biased…or does he? (Video)

By | August 6, 2012 at 10:13 am | No comments

After you tune in to Louie this Thursday on FX, comedian W. Kamau Bell will debut his Chris Rock-produced show Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell at 11 pm EST. The weekly series will find Bell dissecting that current week's social, political and pop cultural happenings-- with a...

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Chris Rock talks Tosh, illegal taping at comedy clubs, Louis C.K. and more

Chris Rock talks Tosh, illegal taping at comedy clubs, Louis C.K. and more

By | August 1, 2012 at 2:57 pm | 3 comments

In a must-read interview with Dave Itzkoff of the New York Times, Chris Rock addresses the recent rash of unfortunate comedy club incidents, the problem with audience members illegally recording sets and much more. Check out an excerpt below, but make sure you read the entire...

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New Lewis Black, Jim Jefferies, Kevin Smith comedy specials coming to Epix

New Lewis Black, Jim Jefferies, Kevin Smith comedy specials coming to Epix

By | June 28, 2012 at 3:00 pm | No comments

The already pro-comedy network Epix is making its commitment to the art form even more clear. This morning, they announced they're launching a monthly comedy showcase called Epix Comedy Unbound, which will air the last weekend of every month. “We are deepening our...

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Watch Chris Rock and Julie Delpy in the trailer for ’2 Days in New York’

Watch Chris Rock and Julie Delpy in the trailer for ’2 Days in New York’

By | June 22, 2012 at 10:38 am | One comment

Sure, he was one of the stars of obvious box office smash Madagascar 3 and was part of the ensemble cast of the big budget What to Expect When You're Expecting earlier this year, but we all know Chris Rock also excels at nuanced, and more subtle fare; he's proven himself a...

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