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SXSW Comedy, day 4: Marc Maron, Fred Armisen, Nasty Show and more!

SXSW Comedy, day 4: Marc Maron, Fred Armisen, Nasty Show and more!

By | March 13, 2013 at 11:07 am | 2 comments

AUSTIN -- Sweet fancy Moses, we’re halfway into SXSW! This whole week is a marathon of networking, alcohol and hearing the words “innovation” and “creative flow” so many times you’ll probably have an aneurysm, so think happy thoughts for those of us who continue...

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IFC renews Comedy Bang Bang! Bang! for a second season, doubles the love

IFC renews Comedy Bang Bang! Bang! for a second season, doubles the love

By | February 10, 2013 at 10:46 am | 2 comments

Furthering its commitment to progressive comedy programming, the brass at IFC has renewed Scott Aukerman's brainchild Comedy Bang! Bang! for a second season and has doubled the series order from its first season! It's true. Production has already begun on 20 new episodes of the...

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IFC releases first teaser for Marc Maron’s upcoming series (Video)

IFC releases first teaser for Marc Maron’s upcoming series (Video)

By | February 5, 2013 at 10:29 am | One comment

We'll have to wait until Spring for the first episode of Maron, IFC's semi-autobiographical, single-camera series starring Marc Maron, comedian and podcast giant. But the network who has brought us great pleasure via Portlandia and Comedy Bang Bang (among others), has gifted us...

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Fred Armisen, Megan Mullally, Kate Micucci join cast for IFC’s animated series ‘Out There’

Fred Armisen, Megan Mullally, Kate Micucci join cast for IFC’s animated series ‘Out There’

By | January 3, 2013 at 4:53 pm | One comment

As if he wasn’t busy enough with the current season of Saturday Night Live and the third season of Portlandia (premiering tomorrow!), Fred Armisen has added another project to his schedule-- the animated IFC series Out There. Megan Mullally, John DiMaggio (Futurama), Kate...

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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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