Browsing Tag Comedy Central

Video: Bender becomes super powerful in new Futurama preview

By | June 20, 2011 at 10:05 am | No comments

The Futurama previews are now coming fast and furiously, as the new season premieres Thursday on Comedy Central. Check out the latest, featuring a more-cocky-than-usual Bender. Futurama Sneak Peek - Inside-Out Bender www.comedycentral.com Want more...

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Dave Chappelle has our attention, but does he want it that way?

By | June 17, 2011 at 4:49 pm | No comments

Yesterday, the comedy world had its hopes raised and then quickly dashed. There was rumor, started by iPad publication The Daily that Dave Chappelle was thinking about creating another show-- perhaps for an Internet outlet like Hulu or Netflix. But that idea was squashed by...

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'Jon Benjamin Has A Van' premieres tonight; let's watch some previews

By | June 14, 2011 at 12:47 pm | No comments

We're pretty excited for the two-night premiere of Jon Benjamin Has A Van, which starts tonight at 10:30 pm EST. The semi-scripted show centers around comedian Jon Benjamin, who comedy nerds know from his extensive voice wor -- most notable on Dr. Katz and the current FX hit...

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Videos: Anthony Weiner wanted to have sex during Daily Show; Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert respond

Videos: Anthony Weiner wanted to have sex during Daily Show; Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert respond

By | June 9, 2011 at 9:44 am | No comments

If you watched The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and The Colbert Report last night, you noticed a very specific bit repeated on both shows. This happens every once in a while because -- let's face it -- the two shows aren't incredibly different. But last night, the two hosts...

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Exclusive: Lewis Black, Nick Kroll talk about upcoming Bonnaroo performances

By | June 7, 2011 at 8:08 pm | No comments

Just like the music stages at the 10th Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival offering a wildly diverse array of styles, this year’s Comedy Tent has also broadened its scope to include not only some of the best and edgiest stand-up around but spoken word, puppets and a couple of...

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Punchline Mag analysis: Do modern comedy roasts need more class?

By | June 6, 2011 at 12:38 pm | 2 comments

As we reported exclusively last week, Comedy Central's plans for a roast of Kid Rock this summer were cancelled. So, one can't help but wonder which pop culture icon Comedy Central will lay their sights on next. People so enjoyed the likes of Anthony Jeselnik (see below),...

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Comedy Central and NY Comedy Fest extend their partnership

By | June 2, 2011 at 12:45 pm | No comments

Comedy Central and the New York Comedy Festival announced the two parties will continue their relationship for at least the next three years. Said marriage offers festival performers multimedia exposure on the network's various outlets, from online video to the regular ol’ TV...

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Norm Macdonald has a book club!

By | May 27, 2011 at 2:16 pm | No comments

As of yesterday, @NormsBookClub on Twitter is where Norm Macdonald will reportedly announce and discuss various pieces of literature with his current 3,000 followers on that account.  The first book assigned is All The King's Men by Robert Warren Penn. It's unclear whether...

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Interview with Rob Riggle, ultimate Renaissance comedy machine

Interview with Rob Riggle, ultimate Renaissance comedy machine

By | May 9, 2011 at 12:40 pm | No comments

Comedian Rob Riggle is everywhere. He's on the big screen, the small screen, and stages across America, and now, on a webseries produced by AXE Shower Gel and Comedy Central Digital, hosting the AXE Dirtcathalon. Punchline Magazine got a chance to catch up with Riggle and his...

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