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‘Winter in Portlandia’ will feature Jim Gaffigan, Bobby Moynihan and more! (Video preview)

‘Winter in Portlandia’ will feature Jim Gaffigan, Bobby Moynihan and more! (Video preview)

By | December 11, 2012 at 12:02 pm | No comments

Before the proper third season of Portlandia premieres Jan. 4 at 10 pm on IFC with two back-to-back episodes, we'll be treated to a special, never-before-seen episode called "Winter in Portlandia!" It goes down this Friday at 10:30 pm ET and will feature guest stars Jim Gaffigan...

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Portlandia guest stars will include Patton Oswalt, Jim Gaffigan, Roseanne and many more!

Portlandia guest stars will include Patton Oswalt, Jim Gaffigan, Roseanne and many more!

By | November 27, 2012 at 1:07 pm | No comments

As I said on the latest episode of the Laughspin Podcast, writers, producers and directors are, more and more, utilizing the it-takes-a-village approach to creating quality comedy television. In other words, there’s seems to be an increasingly inflated number of guest stars,...

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Marc Maron wraps shooting for IFC: ‘I had let go of the dream of doing a television show’

Marc Maron wraps shooting for IFC: ‘I had let go of the dream of doing a television show’

By | November 12, 2012 at 1:36 pm | No comments

Though Marc Maron has officially wrapped shooting 10 episodes of his semi-autobiographical series Maron for IFC, comedy nerds nationwide will have to wait until June of 2013 to see the first episode. Maron sent out the heartfelt and sentimental announcement today to those on his...

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Watch Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein in a first look at season three of Portlandia (Video)

Watch Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein in a first look at season three of Portlandia (Video)

By | November 8, 2012 at 3:50 pm | No comments

We'll have to wait until Jan. 4 to bask in the glory of Portlandia's absurd sketch comedy, but today we get our first look at season three! In the clip below, we find our heroes Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein playing yoga devotees enjoying a peaceful session, wherein they're...

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IFC ‘adopts’ comedian Chris Gethard (Video)

IFC ‘adopts’ comedian Chris Gethard (Video)

By | August 20, 2012 at 3:34 pm | No comments

Comedian and actor Chris Gethard has a new home on IFC thanks to the network's new Adopt-A-Comic program, in which they spotlight comics who share their “slightly off” credo. In their own words: “IFC has decided to adopt a comic every year. That's right, we will get to...

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DirectTV subscribers have lost Comedy Central

DirectTV subscribers have lost Comedy Central

By | July 11, 2012 at 12:35 pm | 4 comments

As a result of the absence of a deal between DirecTV and Viacom, DirecTV subscribers will no longer have access to Comedy Central among its sibling major networks, Nickelodeon, MTV and VH1. Both sides blamed each other but it's doubtful anyone outside the two companies cares who...

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Check out this Comedy Bang Bang ‘blooper’ reel (Video)

Check out this Comedy Bang Bang ‘blooper’ reel (Video)

By | July 10, 2012 at 3:30 pm | No comments

If there's one thing I love more than watching quality television shows it's watching the blooper reels thereof. It's a chance to get a glimpse into stars out of character, goofing around, and rattling off naughty words. I thought we'd get a piece of that in Comedy Bang Bang's...

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Comedy Bang Bang gets dramatic with Gillian Jacobs, Ed Helms, Jack Black and 643 others (Video)

Comedy Bang Bang gets dramatic with Gillian Jacobs, Ed Helms, Jack Black and 643 others (Video)

By | June 4, 2012 at 12:30 pm | One comment

We've already seen a full episode of the upcoming Comedy Bang! Bang! IFC series and we know it's set to be one of the funniest shows on TV this summer, but this crazy-ass new trailer promises much more than just comedy– action, drama and tragedy. And just about every comedian...

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Watch a full episode of IFC’s ‘Comedy Bang Bang’ with guest Amy Poehler

Watch a full episode of IFC’s ‘Comedy Bang Bang’ with guest Amy Poehler

By | May 24, 2012 at 12:53 am | No comments

The show doesn't premiere until June 8, but the progressive crazies at IFC have made available episode two (yes, two; not one) of Comedy Bang Bang with host Scott Aukerman (above) and band leader Reggie Watts. This one finds Amy Poehler as the show's guest. Check it out and tell...

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