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Watch a full episode of Comedy Bang Bang with Sarah Silverman, before the show premieres July 12 on IFC (Video)

Watch a full episode of Comedy Bang Bang with Sarah Silverman, before the show premieres July 12 on IFC (Video)

By | June 28, 2013 at 11:36 am | No comments

Comedy Bang Bang doesn’t officially return to IFC until Friday, July 12 at 10 pm ET, but get this—you can watch a full episode now! It’s true. Those crazy, zany cats at IFC have unleashed the below episode, wherein Sarah Silverman visits Scott Aukerman and Reggie Watts....

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IFC renews Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein’s ‘Portlandia’ for two more seasons

IFC renews Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein’s ‘Portlandia’ for two more seasons

By | June 12, 2013 at 11:23 am | No comments

With his exit from Saturday Night Live last month, Fred Armisen has more time to tend to Portlandia, his stellar sketch show on IFC. And thankfully, he’s taking advantage of the situation. He and co-star Carrie Brownstein will be returning for its fifth and sixth seasons, the...

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Scott Aukerman talks season two of Comedy Bang Bang (Laughspin interview)

Scott Aukerman talks season two of Comedy Bang Bang (Laughspin interview)

By | June 11, 2013 at 3:59 pm | 2 comments

If you follow Scott Aukerman on any social networking platform, you probably have witnessed the real-time production progress Comedy Bang! Bang!'s second season for IFC. And while I can say that some familiar faces (along with musical sidekick Reggie Watts) will grace your TV...

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Will Ferrell’s mini-series parody for IFC will feature Kristen Wiig, Jessica Alba, Tim Robbins, more! (Video)

Will Ferrell’s mini-series parody for IFC will feature Kristen Wiig, Jessica Alba, Tim Robbins, more! (Video)

By | June 4, 2013 at 4:24 pm | 16 comments

IFC’s new original comedy The Spoils of Babylon will feature a dream team of comedians and A-list types, including Jessica Alba, Val Kilmer, Tobey Maguire, Haley Joel Osment, Michael Sheen, Tim Robbins and Kristen Wiig. They'll join Will Ferrell -- his production company is...

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Marc Maron sits next to Shakira, also talks to Jay Leno about eating food (Video)

Marc Maron sits next to Shakira, also talks to Jay Leno about eating food (Video)

By | May 10, 2013 at 11:50 am | No comments

Last night on The Tonight Show, Marc Maron met Jay Leno for the very first time. Also, he sat next to Shakira. Marc Maron. And pop-star Shakira. On the same show. In the same frame, at times. Was I the only one in awe of this absurd sight? Perhaps. Anyway, you should check out...

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‘Maron’ recap, episode 1: Internet Troll

‘Maron’ recap, episode 1: Internet Troll

By | May 3, 2013 at 11:00 pm | 7 comments

I'm not sure how I feel about the concept of recaps. We're not recap-heavy here at Laughspin. In fact, the only show we currently recap is Community. Some sites love recaps. I'm skeptical. I'm not sure they add any value. Regardless, I've recapped the first episode of Maron,...

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Kristen Wiig and Will Ferrell will star in IFC miniseries ‘The Spoils Of Babylon’

Kristen Wiig and Will Ferrell will star in IFC miniseries ‘The Spoils Of Babylon’

By | April 30, 2013 at 10:50 am | No comments

It seems Kristen Wiig is even busier now that she’s no longer on Saturday Night Live. In addition to her multiple film projects – Despicable Me 2, The Skeleton Twins, Hateship Loveship, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, How to Train Your...

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Comedian James Adomian stars as Marc Maron in ‘Maron in Space’ web series (Videos)

Comedian James Adomian stars as Marc Maron in ‘Maron in Space’ web series (Videos)

By | April 22, 2013 at 10:49 am | 2 comments

Comedy nerds are fully familiar with comedian James Adomian— perhaps mostly from his many recurring podcast appearances and his onstage impersonations (Jesse Ventura, anyone?). Well, he’s using his powers for more good. As IFC preps for the series premiere of Marc Maron’s...

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Garfunkel & Oates series among 11 comedies in development at IFC

Garfunkel & Oates series among 11 comedies in development at IFC

By | April 10, 2013 at 2:19 pm | No comments

As if there commitment to producing quality comedy content wasn’t already clear (Maron, Portlandia, Comedy Bang Bang), IFC today announced it’s considering no fewer than 11 new comedy series, one of which is a pilot based on musical duo Garfunkel & Oates, aka Riki Lindhome...

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