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Lena Dunham’s ‘Girls’ gets a blind renewal for 2015

Lena Dunham’s ‘Girls’ gets a blind renewal for 2015

By | January 9, 2014 at 9:18 pm | No comments

The third season of Girls hasn't even premiered yet (it starts back up again on Sunday Jan. 12) and HBO has already announced that Lena Dunham's millenial comedy will return for a fourth season in 2015. The premium cable channel made the announcement Thursday night during HBO's...

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David Spade brings comedy series to HBO

David Spade brings comedy series to HBO

By | December 17, 2013 at 10:00 am | 2 comments

David Spade is getting another go on the small screen. The Rules of Engagement star is in talks to bring an untitled comedy project to HBO which he will co-write and potentially star in. The show is about Shane, a former rock and roll manager in LA who has struggled as of late...

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Oprah Winfrey and Diablo Cody producing ‘Moody Bitches’ for HBO

Oprah Winfrey and Diablo Cody producing ‘Moody Bitches’ for HBO

By | November 26, 2013 at 11:38 am | 6 comments

The unstoppable force that is Oprah Winfrey continues to produce anything in its path. The mogul is working on a new comedy project with HBO called Moody Bitches with Diablo Cody behind the script. The series is based on the upcoming book Moody Bitches: The Truth About the Drugs...

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The ‘Girls’ season three trailer is here (Video)

The ‘Girls’ season three trailer is here (Video)

By | November 22, 2013 at 3:26 pm | No comments

Lena Dunham, Allison Williams, Jemima Kirke and and Zosia Mamet -- aka Hannah, Marnie, Jessa and Shoshanna -- are coming back to HBO for the third season of Girls. It goes down on Jan. 12 at 10 pm ET with two back-to-back episodes. And finally, we have a proper trailer. So check...

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John Oliver is leaving the Daily Show to host his own show on HBO

John Oliver is leaving the Daily Show to host his own show on HBO

By | November 14, 2013 at 4:06 pm | No comments

It was just announced that John Oliver, former fill-in host and frequent correspondent on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, will host is own weekly topical comedy series on Sunday nights on HBO. No specifics have been made as to what type of show it will be, if it will follow a...

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Check out a clip from the very intimate Sarah Silverman special We Are Miracles (Video)

Check out a clip from the very intimate Sarah Silverman special We Are Miracles (Video)

By | October 30, 2013 at 12:58 pm | One comment

I heartily hope that this is part of a growing trend: comedians filming their one-hour specials in smaller spaces rather than the typical giant theaters to which we've become accustomed. Marc Maron's recently released Thinky Pain and Doug Stanhope's newest offering Beer Hall...

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Sarah Silverman is going to star in an HBO series, maybe

Sarah Silverman is going to star in an HBO series, maybe

By | October 8, 2013 at 10:41 am | No comments

As we anxiously await HBO's Nov. 23 premiere of Sarah Silverman's first stand-up comedy special -- We Are Miracles -- in eight years, here's a bit of information that should make comedy fans smile: the veteran comedian has just inked a deal to co-star alongside Topher Grace in a...

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Season 3 of Girls, in photos set to music (Video)

Season 3 of Girls, in photos set to music (Video)

By | August 19, 2013 at 11:49 am | No comments

Want to see a bunch of photos from the set of the upcoming season of Girls, set to the song "Break Out the Boom Boom" by Robert ToTeras? Sure, you do! Here you go. You are welcome. Be sure to subscribe to the weekly Laughspin Podcast on iTunes or on SoundCloud for all the...

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Watch a season four teaser for Eastbound & Down and also a cool retrospective (Videos)

Watch a season four teaser for Eastbound & Down and also a cool retrospective (Videos)

By | August 19, 2013 at 11:34 am | No comments

As you’re likely well aware, the fourth season of Eastbound & Down is coming soon—Sept. 29, to be exact. Well, HBO just released a little teaser, which we’re lazily embedding below. Kenny Powers (and Danny McBride) would approve. Oh, and there’s this new...

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