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FX greenlights Billy Crystal pilot ‘The Comedians’

FX greenlights Billy Crystal pilot ‘The Comedians’

By | May 22, 2013 at 2:59 pm | No comments

Adding to their already heavy comedians-playing-comedians programming (Louis C.K. on Louie, Jim Jefferies on Legit) FX may add yet another to its ever-growing comedy lineup, this time with Billy Crystal, 65, as its star. The network has greenlighted a pilot called The Comedians,...

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FX greenlights new George Lopez comedy series: 100 episodes a distinct possibility

FX greenlights new George Lopez comedy series: 100 episodes a distinct possibility

By | April 19, 2013 at 12:15 pm | 8 comments

Further proving their dedication to developing comedies, FX has announced a potentially massive deal with comedian George Lopez to star in and executive produce his first television series since the six-season run of ABC’s George Lopez – now in syndication – came to an end...

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FX renews Jim Jefferies show Legit, Totally Biased, The League, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia

FX renews Jim Jefferies show Legit, Totally Biased, The League, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia

By | March 28, 2013 at 10:58 am | No comments

Comedian Jim Jefferies’ series Legit has been renewed for a second season, FX executives announced today as part of an overall announcement about the future of its comedy programming. The show, which follows the lives of Jefferies (as a touring comedian) and his best friend...

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Comedian Guy Branum is seriously pissed off about seemingly homophobic football players (Video)

Comedian Guy Branum is seriously pissed off about seemingly homophobic football players (Video)

By | February 8, 2013 at 12:54 pm | No comments

Last night on Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell, writer and comedian Guy Branum delivered an impassioned (and hilarious) response to the seemingly trio of homophobic San Francisco 49ers players. And we loved it. And so here it is. Enjoy! Be sure to subscribe to the weekly...

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You should watch this ‘Archer’ supercut of insulting nicknames

You should watch this ‘Archer’ supercut of insulting nicknames

By | January 16, 2013 at 2:45 pm | No comments

The fourth season of FX's animated hit Archer premieres tomorrow night at 10:30 pm ET. And if you're like us, you're anxious to see what the ISIS crew will get into. To help celebrate the start of new episodes, we thought you might enjoy this supercut of insulting nicknames,...

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Aisha Tyler to release new book ‘Self-Inflicted Wounds’ this summer

Aisha Tyler to release new book ‘Self-Inflicted Wounds’ this summer

By | January 10, 2013 at 3:52 pm | One comment

I may be the only grown man in America who owns Swerve: Reckless Observations of a Postmodern Girl, comedian and actress Aisha Tyler’s 2005 collection of essays. But I’m not ashamed. Talent is talent and funny is funny and learning about dating from a gal’s perspective is...

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Exclusive: Jim Jefferies talks fatherhood, stand-up tour, new show ‘Legit’ and more! (Audio)

Exclusive: Jim Jefferies talks fatherhood, stand-up tour, new show ‘Legit’ and more! (Audio)

By | December 26, 2012 at 1:48 pm | No comments

For the better part of the last decade, Australian born, British bred comedian Jim Jefferies has endeared himself to dedicated fans of comedy with a taste for real-life, often X-rated stories. But come Jan. 17, when his series Legit (about a comedian desperately attempting life...

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Louis C.K., Archer, Mike Birbiglia, more win big in Laughspin Readers’ Choice Awards

Louis C.K., Archer, Mike Birbiglia, more win big in Laughspin Readers’ Choice Awards

By | December 19, 2012 at 1:28 pm | 15 comments

We'd like to thank our dedicated readers for participating in our year-end readers' poll. Voting ended last night and with that come the results, which have been summarized below-- complete with a few colorful pie charts! If you'd like to see the full list of categories and...

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Animated hit series ‘Archer’ launching live tour

Animated hit series ‘Archer’ launching live tour

By | December 13, 2012 at 4:47 pm | No comments

Do you love Archer? Do you enjoy leaving your home? Do you live in or near New York City, Philadelphia, Los Angeles or San Francisco? Do you have a few bucks to spare? Well, then you’re in luck, friend, because the Archer Live! tour is a real thing that’s totally happening....

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