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Aziz Ansari and Louis C.K. combine DIY aesthetic with traditional distribution for new specials

Aziz Ansari and Louis C.K. combine DIY aesthetic with traditional distribution for new specials

By | May 9, 2012 at 3:21 pm | No comments

There are two lessons we can learn from Louis C.K., Aziz Ansari and Jim Gaffigan-- the trio of comedians who successfully self-released their own new comedy specials. The first lesson is that it works, IF -- and it's a big "if" -- you have a large enough fanbase. The second...

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Louis C.K.’s ‘Live at the Beacon Theater’ will air on FX this weekend

Louis C.K.’s ‘Live at the Beacon Theater’ will air on FX this weekend

By | May 8, 2012 at 6:24 pm | 2 comments

We already knew that Louis C.K.'s self-released comedy special Live at the Beacon Theater would air on FX in the future. What we didn't know was when. Today FX announced that the wildly successful up-until-now digital-only special will air this Saturday at 10 pm EST. So, what...

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Louis C.K. wins four times at The Comedy Awards (Video)

Louis C.K. wins four times at The Comedy Awards (Video)

By | April 29, 2012 at 12:40 am | No comments

Much like the last few years in the world of comedy, Comedy Central's second annual Comedy Awards belonged to Louis C.K., as he snagged four of the five awards for which he was nominated. By the end of the night, he took to the stage to accept awards for best stand-up special...

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The League’s Steve Rannazzisi talks new season, stand-up and more! (Laughspin interview)

The League’s Steve Rannazzisi talks new season, stand-up and more! (Laughspin interview)

By | April 19, 2012 at 2:45 pm | One comment

By Jay (of MastersOfNone.com) Comedian and actor Steve Rannazzisi plays Kevin on FX's improv-heavy fantasy football comedy The League alongside other heavyweight comedian/actors like Nick Kroll and Jon Lajoie. And after seeing his act at the beautiful new Levity Live comedy...

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Watch Elijah Wood get schooled by a guy in a dog costume in new ‘Wilfred’ promos

Watch Elijah Wood get schooled by a guy in a dog costume in new ‘Wilfred’ promos

By | April 19, 2012 at 11:41 am | No comments

It's been nearly a year since the premiere of the Australian-based adaptation of Wilfred on FX and your dog still hasn't said anything snarky or even revealed his human form to you. What gives?! If there's been any shortage of inside jokes with your pet, FX can remedy that....

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The trailer for season three of ‘Louie’ is here!

The trailer for season three of ‘Louie’ is here!

By | April 19, 2012 at 10:49 am | One comment

You probably totally know that the third season of Louie C.K.'s critically-acclaimed series premieres on June 28 on FX. But did you know we're about to lazily embed the show's official trailer below these words, which have been lazily written? Well, now you...

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Louie: The Complete Second Season on Blu-ray gets a release date

Louie: The Complete Second Season on Blu-ray gets a release date

By | April 9, 2012 at 10:32 am | 4 comments

Though a suggested retail price hasn't been established yet and you can't even pre-order the set, we can tell you that 20th Century Fox will release Louie: The Complete Second Season on Blu-ray on June 19. The studio's official material, says the collection will "come with...

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FX will air Louis C.K. special ‘Live at the Beacon’

FX will air Louis C.K. special ‘Live at the Beacon’

By | March 30, 2012 at 3:31 pm | 5 comments

In the end, it all comes down to business. And the fact is, if something doesn't air on proper television it cannot be considered for an Emmy. Hence, Louis C.K.'s highly successful, self-released Live at the Beacon Theater will air on FX, the same network that will broadcast the...

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Chris Rock will produce new FX series starring comedian W. Kamau Bell (Exclusive)

Chris Rock will produce new FX series starring comedian W. Kamau Bell (Exclusive)

By | March 28, 2012 at 12:45 pm | 10 comments

After months of secrecy surrounding a possible new cable network project, Laughspin can reveal exclusively that Chris Rock will executive produce a weekly series for FX, starring comedian W. Kamau Bell. The as-of-yet-untitled 30-minute show – loosely described as a cross...

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