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Watch Jerrod Carmichael’s Spike Lee directed HBO special teaser

Watch Jerrod Carmichael’s Spike Lee directed HBO special teaser

By | August 18, 2014 at 4:12 pm | No comments

Jerrod Carmichael's Spike Lee-directed HBO special has a name, a premiere date and a teaser trailer. Love at The Store will debut on the premium cable channel on Oct. 4. The 26-year old Carmichael is a rising talent in the comedy world with his NBC pilot a solid contender for...

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John Oliver Ferguson coverage outstanding, calls out Jon Belmar, James Knowles, more

John Oliver Ferguson coverage outstanding, calls out Jon Belmar, James Knowles, more

By | August 18, 2014 at 11:43 am | No comments

John Oliver has once again brought clarity, humor and unmatched intelligence to a national issue on Last Week Tonight— this time dissecting unrest in Ferguson, Missouri over Michael Brown, an unarmed teenager who was shot at least six times and killed by white police officer...

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John Oliver invokes Katy Perry, Buzzfeed, Mountain Dew to explain native advertising on Last Week Tonight (Video)

John Oliver invokes Katy Perry, Buzzfeed, Mountain Dew to explain native advertising on Last Week Tonight (Video)

By | August 4, 2014 at 11:44 am | No comments

Ever since John Oliver’s HBO show Last Week Tonight premiered in April the former Daily Show correspondent has hilariously brought a great many issues and topics to light. There was his FIFA rant during the World Cup, his amazing interview with Stephen Hawking, his complete...

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Eastbound & Down’s Danny McBride back with HBO for ‘Vice Principals’

Eastbound & Down’s Danny McBride back with HBO for ‘Vice Principals’

By | May 28, 2014 at 3:41 pm | No comments

Danny McBride is recovering pretty well in the wake of his FX animated series Chozen being cancelled. HBO has ordered another show from McBride after the smashing success Eastbound & Down. Vice Principals will star the This Is The End actor as one of two vice principals who...

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Former Saturday Night Live star Bill Hader inks exclusive HBO comedy series deal

Former Saturday Night Live star Bill Hader inks exclusive HBO comedy series deal

By | May 23, 2014 at 2:17 pm | One comment

HBO wants Bill Hader, badly. The premium cable channel has signed the former Saturday Night Live star to an exclusive development deal that would have him create and star in his own comedy series. No word if the deal will effect his gig voicing the evil Dr. Giuseppe Malocchio on...

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Ray Romano joins Martin Scorsese’s sleazy Rock ‘n’ Roll HBO pilot

Ray Romano joins Martin Scorsese’s sleazy Rock ‘n’ Roll HBO pilot

By | May 2, 2014 at 1:53 pm | One comment

Ray Romano will continue to stretch his dramatic acting legs in Martin Scorsese's untitled Rock 'n' Roll pilot for HBO. The Oscar-winning director is executive producing, along with Mick Jagger, George Mastras and Terrence Winter, the drama set in 1970s New York. The show will...

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‘The Comeback’ Returns! Will Lisa Kudrow, Kellan Lutz And Malin Akerman Return For Six-Episode Revival Of HBO Series? (VIDEO)

‘The Comeback’ Returns! Will Lisa Kudrow, Kellan Lutz And Malin Akerman Return For Six-Episode Revival Of HBO Series? (VIDEO)

By | April 28, 2014 at 4:07 pm | No comments

The Comeback is coming back! The Lisa Kudrow series is reportedly returning for a six-episode run with its original star. News of The Comeback’s possible return first went viral last month, when Deadline reported that HBO was considering bringing back the series. But even...

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HBO’s Last Week Tonight with John Oliver delivers Daily Show vibe but with f-bombs (Review)

HBO’s Last Week Tonight with John Oliver delivers Daily Show vibe but with f-bombs (Review)

By | April 28, 2014 at 11:53 am | No comments

UPDATE: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver may have opened to mixed reviews, but people were certainly willing to give the former Daily Show correspondent a chance! The premiere of the British comedian's new show opened with a strong 1.1 million viewers Sunday night at 11pm EST,...

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Watch John Oliver talk Donald Sterling, Cliven Bundy on HBO’s ‘Last Week Tonight’

Watch John Oliver talk Donald Sterling, Cliven Bundy on HBO’s ‘Last Week Tonight’

By | April 27, 2014 at 9:52 pm | No comments

John Oliver's new show Last Week Tonight premieres tonight at 11 pm ET on HBO. That's just a little over an hour from now from where we're typing but we've already got an amazing preview clip from the series premiere. In it, we find Oliver opining on Los Angeles Clippers owner...

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