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Patrice Oneal, Amy Schumer, more added to Charlie Sheen roast

Patrice Oneal, Amy Schumer, more added to Charlie Sheen roast

By | September 8, 2011 at 4:27 pm | No comments

Joining the already-stellar roster of roasters announced for the upcoming Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen, will be comedians Patrice Oneal, Amy Schumer and Jon Lovitz. In addition to those comedian types, actors William Shatner and Kate Walsh will also try their hand at...

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Watch Demetri Martin, Judah Friedlander on Comedy Central’s web series “The Download”

Watch Demetri Martin, Judah Friedlander on Comedy Central’s web series “The Download”

By | September 8, 2011 at 1:48 pm | No comments

Comedy Central's web series The Download hosted by comedian Jordan Rubin, which premiered in March, continues with a new season. And with that comes the addition of new co-host Owen Benjamin, who replaces Molly McAleer. McAleer served as co-host for the entire first season and...

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Interview: Kevin Hart talks to Laughspin about his concert film “Laugh At My Pain”

Interview: Kevin Hart talks to Laughspin about his concert film “Laugh At My Pain”

By | September 8, 2011 at 12:43 pm | One comment

Kevin Hart is incredibly well known among comedy fans for his Comedy Central specials and albums I'm a Grown Little Man and Seriously Funny, as well as for his roles in the Scary Movie franchise, Death at a Funeral, and Little Fockers. Hart is combining his work in stand-up and...

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Exclusive video: Joe DeRosa’s Laughspin tour diary (Part 1)

Exclusive video: Joe DeRosa’s Laughspin tour diary (Part 1)

By | September 6, 2011 at 8:55 am | One comment

To support the release of his new album, Return Of The Son Of Depression Auction (read our review), comedian Joe DeRosa has allowed Laughspin and its readers to get an exclusive look inside his life on the road. DeRosa's currently on a non-comedy-club tour of the country's...

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Charlie Sheen warns, “Good luck, mortals” in new Comedy Central roast promos

Charlie Sheen warns, “Good luck, mortals” in new Comedy Central roast promos

By | August 30, 2011 at 11:41 am | 2 comments

One week after Comedy Central unleashed its first promo video for the upcoming roast of Charlie Sheen, the network just released a pair of new ones. Not surprisingly, Sheen has embraced the use of Ozzy Osbourne's classic metal song "Crazy Train" as the backdrop to the promo...

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Anthony Jeselnik, Mike Tyson and more will roast Charlie Sheen on Comedy Central

Anthony Jeselnik, Mike Tyson and more will roast Charlie Sheen on Comedy Central

By | August 29, 2011 at 4:59 pm | No comments

Remember the good ol’ days when the media was exhaustively reporting on Charlie Sheen, rather than a Hurricane? I miss those more innocent times. It looks like Charlie Sheen’s back in the news, though: Comedy Central just released the names of some of the folks involved in...

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Video: Comedian Godfrey will pee on joke thieves

Video: Comedian Godfrey will pee on joke thieves

By | August 26, 2011 at 3:53 pm | One comment

Ah, yes... joke thievery. It's a topic that will never die in the world of stand-up comedy. And why should it, really-- especially when you get a comic like Godfrey who speaks to the concept so effectively. In the below video, which will appear on his DVD, Black By Accident (out...

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Exclusive: Lisa Lampanelli will not roast Charlie Sheen for Comedy Central

Exclusive: Lisa Lampanelli will not roast Charlie Sheen for Comedy Central

By | August 18, 2011 at 6:35 pm | No comments

The last we heard about Lisa Lampanelli's expected participation in the upcoming Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen, the comedian was a "maybe," due to a prior commitment. Lisa tells us now it's official: sadly, she won't be part of the broadcast. "I've been contracted to do...

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New Carlos Mencia, Craig Ferguson, Jeff Dunham specials will hit Comedy Central this Fall

New Carlos Mencia, Craig Ferguson, Jeff Dunham specials will hit Comedy Central this Fall

By | August 16, 2011 at 2:07 pm | 4 comments

Comedy Central will premiere new hour-long specials this Fall from veteran comedians Carlos Mencia, Pablo Francisco, Craig Ferguson, Weird Al Yankovic and Jeff Dunham-- as well as up-and-comers T.J. Miller and Donald Glover, the network announced today. Comedy Central also...

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