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Janeane Garofalo, Wyatt Cenac, more raise funds for comedian Liza Dye, who was hit by subway

Janeane Garofalo, Wyatt Cenac, more raise funds for comedian Liza Dye, who was hit by subway

By | February 17, 2014 at 12:05 pm | No comments

Comedian Janeane Garofalo will headline a charity show on March 5 to help raise funds for up-and-coming comedian Liza Dye, who was struck by a subway train in New York. The Upright Citizens Brigade theater, where Dye regularly performs, hosted a benefit on Saturday, where...

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Moontower Comedy Festival, day 3: Janeane Garofalo, Michael Ian Black, Chelsea Peretti!

Moontower Comedy Festival, day 3: Janeane Garofalo, Michael Ian Black, Chelsea Peretti!

By | April 27, 2013 at 1:29 pm | 3 comments

AUSTIN – Day three of the Moontower Comedy Festival showered audiences with far more outstanding talent than rain, though both made appearances all over the city. Much more astonishing than water falling from the sky – a true Texas rarity – was the hodgepodge of megastar...

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Janeane Garofalo, Kerri Kenney-Silver star in choose your own adventure music video

Janeane Garofalo, Kerri Kenney-Silver star in choose your own adventure music video

By | March 18, 2013 at 10:49 am | No comments

Martha Wash of The Weather Girls has been kidnapped! News of this blow is softened thanks to Janeane Garofalo, aka Holly Graham, a Charlie of Charlie Angels-esque informer. It's all part of the incredibly fun, super-campy official music video of the song "Hologram" by girl group...

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Lewis Black, Ted Alexandro, Judah Friedlander and more team up for Teachers Lounge (Video)

Lewis Black, Ted Alexandro, Judah Friedlander and more team up for Teachers Lounge (Video)

By | March 5, 2013 at 2:16 pm | One comment

Here’s a little piece of exciting comedy news: comedian Ted Alexandro and longtime creative partner Hollis James have created a series called Teachers Lounge, wherein Ted and Hollis play best friends, a music teacher and janitor, respectively. In order to survive the...

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Janeane Garofalo: As I’m getting older, my balls are dropping (Video)

Janeane Garofalo: As I’m getting older, my balls are dropping (Video)

By | November 7, 2012 at 3:20 pm | No comments

The fine folks at the Official Comedy channel on YouTube debuted a new show today called Secret Society of Comedy, wherein a handful of New York City-based comedians get together and chat about the seemingly little things in life. The first episode features Janeane Garofalo,...

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Janeane Garofalo will play Russian immigrant in off-Broadway play

Janeane Garofalo will play Russian immigrant in off-Broadway play

By | November 20, 2011 at 11:10 pm | No comments

Janeane Garofalo is always looking for a challenge. So we're not at all surprised to hear the respected comedian has signed on to play an immigrant in the off-Broadway production of Russian Transport, a drama which centers around a family from Russia who moves to Brooklyn and...

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South By Southwest expands their comedy reach; Janeane Garofalo calls it “a natural fit”

South By Southwest expands their comedy reach; Janeane Garofalo calls it “a natural fit”

By | October 28, 2011 at 3:41 pm | 3 comments

Good news, comedy fans. It looks like like super music, arts and hipster festival SXSW will be expanding its comedy reach in 2012. Although the word “comedy” isn’t on the official list of arts the Austin, TX event covers – music, film, interactive is what they go with...

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Janeane Garofalo joins the cast of Adult Swim’s “Delocated”

Janeane Garofalo joins the cast of Adult Swim’s “Delocated”

By | October 12, 2011 at 3:32 pm | One comment

Great news for the world of small-budget, absurdly hilarious television shows! Janeane Garofalo has joined the cast of Adult Swim's Delocated for its upcoming third season, which premieres early next year. Delocated follows comedian Jon Glaser's character (also named Jon) --...

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Wet Hot American Summer: Laughspin and Showalter, Wain, Black reflect on the cult comedy

Wet Hot American Summer: Laughspin and Showalter, Wain, Black reflect on the cult comedy

By | September 19, 2011 at 11:58 am | One comment

The state bird of New Jersey is the mosquito. The statement, offered in jest by a movie character from behind the digitalized safety net of the TV screen, had at least one audience member thoroughly riled. It was all the encouragement my friend Richie, a Jersey boy born and...

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