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Louis C.K. on Dane Cook: ‘I don’t think he stole from me knowingly’

Louis C.K. on Dane Cook: ‘I don’t think he stole from me knowingly’

By | June 18, 2012 at 5:46 pm | 7 comments

Even though the episode of Louie -- wherein Louis C.K. confronts Dane Cook about the real-life controversy over whether Cook stole jokes from C.K. -- aired in August of last year, the comedy world is still talking about it. In a new interview with industry news site Deadline,...

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Jimmy Kimmel will host Emmy awards

Jimmy Kimmel will host Emmy awards

By | March 26, 2012 at 12:01 pm | No comments

Late night master Jimmy Kimmel will take the stage at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles on Sept. 23 to host the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards. While this won't be the comedian’s first time hosting an awards show (he's previously hosted the American Music Awards and the ESPY...

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Kevin Hart will guest star on “Modern Family”

Kevin Hart will guest star on “Modern Family”

By | October 4, 2011 at 11:55 am | 3 comments

Fresh off the massive success of his stand-up concert film, Laugh At My Pain, Kevin Hart is set to appear in one of the most popular comedy series on television. Hart has signed on to guest star on the multiple-Emmy- winning Modern Family on ABC, Entertainment Weekly reports....

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Is there a better way to choose comedy award winners?

Is there a better way to choose comedy award winners?

By | September 21, 2011 at 1:52 pm | 2 comments

It's largely believed that awards and the bestowing of formal distinctions in arts and entertainment are largely biased, heavily political and unfair. For comedy, the high level of subjectivity in what one finds funny makes it even more difficult to establish who deserves to be...

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Modern Family comes out Emmys’ big comedy winner, but who do you think got hosed?

Modern Family comes out Emmys’ big comedy winner, but who do you think got hosed?

By | September 19, 2011 at 5:35 pm | 3 comments

Leaving with five trophies, hugely popular ABC show Modern Family left last night's 63rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards as the big comedy winner. But their multiple wins -- including best comedy series -- didn't steal any thunder from Mike and Molly co-star Melissa McCarthy, who...

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Video: Behind the scenes in Wyoming as “Modern Family” shoots its season three premiere

Video: Behind the scenes in Wyoming as “Modern Family” shoots its season three premiere

By | September 19, 2011 at 11:01 am | No comments

As if this Wednesday's one-hour season three premiere of ABC's Modern Family wasn't already highly anticipated, the show went out and snagged itself five Emmys last night, including the award for best comedy series, beating out The Office, Glee, Big Bang Theory, 30 Rock and...

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Jane Lynch loses the tracksuit, keeps the red for new Emmy promo video

Jane Lynch loses the tracksuit, keeps the red for new Emmy promo video

By | August 19, 2011 at 2:59 pm | No comments

Jane Lynch is my favorite. Human. Of ever. And I'm super excited to see this promo for her big day next month, as she hosts the Emmys. She's gorgeous in that red dress and those golden gentlemen are delicious. Normally I would avoid the Emmys altogether ...but with this host...

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Photo: “Community” isn’t bitter about Emmy snub

Photo: “Community” isn’t bitter about Emmy snub

By | July 25, 2011 at 11:02 am | No comments

This is one of the many reasons I love Community. They just don't give a shit. When the Emmy nominations were announced a few weeks ago, I was shocked that the NBC comedy didn't snag even one. But that's ok. The Community peeps are back at work and taking the whole thing in...

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Louis C.K. gets four Emmy noms; “Community” gets snubbed, and more

Louis C.K. gets four Emmy noms; “Community” gets snubbed, and more

By | July 14, 2011 at 2:46 pm | No comments

This year’s Emmy Awards are loaded with a slew of quality comedy nominations. Outside of frequent nominees and winners such as The Office, The Daily Show and Saturday Night Live, many not-so-mainstream comedies are getting respect this year-- most impressively Louis C.K. as...

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