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TBS cancels “Lopez Tonight;” last episode is Thursday

TBS cancels “Lopez Tonight;” last episode is Thursday

By | August 10, 2011 at 2:05 pm | 3 comments

In a classic case of just-not-good-enough ratings, TBS has decided to cancel comedian George Lopez's late-night chat show Lopez Tonight. And the network isn't wasting any time getting it off the air. Tomorrow night will be the show's last airing. Although it seems clear, there's...

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Watch Don Cheadle promote his testicle-pampering resort, Sacks West

Watch Don Cheadle promote his testicle-pampering resort, Sacks West

By | August 3, 2011 at 1:03 pm | No comments

Don Cheadle has had a very, very distinguished film career, but even an Oscar nomination for Hotel Rwanda pales in comparison to his latest production. Coming from the depths of Funny or Die is a new promotional video for a resort and spa called Sacks West, a beautiful getaway...

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PBS special will feature Jerry Seinfeld, Carol Burnett, George Lopez, Lisa Lampanelli and more

PBS special will feature Jerry Seinfeld, Carol Burnett, George Lopez, Lisa Lampanelli and more

By | July 21, 2011 at 11:38 am | No comments

Mary Tyler Moore is set to host a PBS tribute to The Ed Sullivan Show entitled Ed Sullivan’s Comedy Legends. The retrospective airs on Aug. 6 and will feature Ed Sullivan veterans such as Carol Burnett, Rich Little, Jackie Mason, Anne Meara, Carl Reiner, Joan Rivers and Jerry...

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Doug Benson, George Lopez, Dana Gould take part in “Tweet The Joke”

By | January 26, 2011 at 11:18 am | One comment

[caption id="attachment_5203" align="alignright" width="150" caption="Doug Benson"][/caption] Aside from being an outlet for inane and narcissistic status updates, Twitter is a first-class outlet for stand-up comedians, whether they’re making punchy jokes or interacting with...

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Would you vote George Lopez for mayor?

By | December 21, 2010 at 4:43 pm | No comments

This morning, hugely popular comedian and talk show host George Lopez told Good Day LA that he was planning on running for mayor of the city in eight years. He said it pretty seriously. So seriously, in fact, that we thought we'd take it kind of seriously. He explains his...

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Jeff Dunham, Dane Cook, Chelsea Handler top Forbes list of highest paid comedians

By | September 13, 2010 at 2:57 pm | 10 comments

[caption id="attachment_8648" align="alignright" width="150" caption="Chelsea Handler"][/caption] If you’re like me, you’ve probably never associated Forbes with stand-up comedy, but in a recent article, the online source of all things business has published a list of the...

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Louis C.K. tells George Lopez his philosophy on why people honk their horns

By | June 25, 2010 at 3:16 pm | One comment

Hooray for press tours! With his continued promotion (like this and this) of his new show Louie -- it premieres with two episodes this coming Tuesday on FX at 11 pm EST -- Louis CK has been all over the tube getting more exposure than ever before. Last night he stopped by...

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George Lopez: Conan wanted to make sure he didn't "Leno" me

By | April 20, 2010 at 8:32 pm | No comments

It's amazing. Between George Lopez being besties with Sandra Bullock -- you might have heard she's in the midst of a bit of a scandal -- and Conan O'Brien sliding onto TBS, Lopez's profile has risen dramatically. And he's just hosting his show the same way he has been since last...

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Behind the scenes of the Conan O’Brien deal with TBS, George Lopez played huge role

By | April 12, 2010 at 5:11 pm | No comments

With the recent news on Conan O’Brien’s return to late night television in the fall, one of the most noticeable aspects is that George Lopez will be getting his show bumped to midnight. This certainly is reminiscent of the way things went down at NBC, when O’Brien was...

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