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Brett Ratner receives lifetime achievement award as “Tower Heist” hits theaters tomorrow

Brett Ratner receives lifetime achievement award as “Tower Heist” hits theaters tomorrow

By | November 3, 2011 at 3:41 pm | No comments

Brett Ratner was recently honored at The Friars' Club in New York City during the third annual Friars' Club Comedy Film Festival produced by powerhouse Exec. Director Charlie Prince, and his team, including Director of Communications, Jaime Marsanico. The festival screened over...

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In an open letter, Steve Martin tells Eddie Murphy to start slimming down for Oscars

In an open letter, Steve Martin tells Eddie Murphy to start slimming down for Oscars

By | September 21, 2011 at 11:47 am | No comments

The entertainment world has been buzzing since it was announced that Eddie Murphy would be hosting the 84th annual Academy Awards next year. The choice has mostly been met with positivity, if not a little apprehension as to what kind of Murphy we can expect— the rambunctious,...

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Watch this Eddie Murphy Oscar spoof and tell us what you think!

Watch this Eddie Murphy Oscar spoof and tell us what you think!

By | September 8, 2011 at 11:42 am | One comment

As a result of Eddie Murphy being selected to host the upcoming Oscar awards, self-described "black nerd" comedian and serial video spoofer Andre Meadows has shared his vision of the 2012 Academy Awards. As you might expect, his vision entails many versions of Murphy hosting the...

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Eddie Murphy will host the Oscars

Eddie Murphy will host the Oscars

By | September 6, 2011 at 1:57 pm | No comments

Over the weekend, we let you guys know about the likely possibility that comedian Eddie Murphy would host the next Oscar awards. Now we're hearing from Deadline, who followed up on the original story broke by Humor Mill -- that it's a done deal. Murphy will, in fact, be the...

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Report: Eddie Murphy first choice to host Oscars

Report: Eddie Murphy first choice to host Oscars

By | September 4, 2011 at 10:12 pm | No comments

When the 84th annual Oscar awards air live on ABC come Feb. 27, 2012, there's a good chance that iconic comedian Eddie Murphy will be hosting the show. That's the news coming Humor Mill and then picked up by Deadline's Nikki Finke, who's reporting Murphy's name is at the top of...

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Eddie Murphy will voice movie version of 1970s animated show “Hong Kong Phooey”

Eddie Murphy will voice movie version of 1970s animated show “Hong Kong Phooey”

By | August 11, 2011 at 9:59 pm | 2 comments

A big screen animated feature version of Hanna-Barbera's 1974 TV series Hong Kong Phooey has been green-lit with Eddie Murphy voicing the protagonist hero. It's totally understandable that movie execs have been inspired by the piles of money the Smurfs movie is racking up, but...

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Watch Eddie Murphy, Ben Stiller, Alan Alda in the first trailer for “Tower Heist”

Watch Eddie Murphy, Ben Stiller, Alan Alda in the first trailer for “Tower Heist”

By | July 28, 2011 at 1:53 pm | One comment

Here's the situation: you are one of the many well-trained staff members of a very fancy apartment building, in which some of the most wealthy white people live. As a stupid plebian you invest most of your savings with one such white person, who is some sort of financial guru....

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Video: Tracy Morgan honors Eddie Murphy at the Comedy Awards

By | April 5, 2011 at 12:54 pm | No comments

We've been talking about it for weeks, comedy fans. And this Sunday, it's finally going down. We're talking, of course, about The Comedy Awards airing simultaneously this Sunday on Comedy Central, SPIKE TV, VH1, CMT, TV LAND AND LOGO at 9 pm EST Today, to get you a bit more...

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Jimmy Fallon does Cosby, Seinfeld, Foxworthy, more on American's Got Talent

By | August 26, 2010 at 10:57 am | No comments

Last night on America’s Got Talent, Jimmy Fallon made a special appearance to help promote his Emmys hosting gig going down Sunday at 8 pm EST on NBC. Now, for you haters out there thinking, “What’s Fallon doing on a talent show? He hasn’t got any talent.” Well,...

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