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Matt Damon gags Jimmy Kimmel: ‘I am Luke Skywalker and he’s the Death Star’ (Videos)

Matt Damon gags Jimmy Kimmel: ‘I am Luke Skywalker and he’s the Death Star’ (Videos)

By | January 25, 2013 at 10:05 am | No comments

Perhaps one of the funniest late-night gimmicks of all time went down last night, as Matt Damon “took over” Jimmy Kimmel Live. Viewers of the highly-popular show know the running gag, in which Kimmel apologizes to the movie star for running out of time before they’re able...

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Arsenio Hall will return to late night television with his own show

Arsenio Hall will return to late night television with his own show

By | August 10, 2012 at 2:27 pm | 2 comments

After almost 20 years, comedian and television personality Arsenio Hall is returning to late night television. The 56-year-old is on board with CBS TV Distribution to host a new late talk night show, which will begin airing in the fall of 2013. The show will be broadcast to at...

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Late night guests Rickles, Wright, Arnett and Weinbach offer a history of comedy (Videos)

Late night guests Rickles, Wright, Arnett and Weinbach offer a history of comedy (Videos)

By | October 13, 2011 at 11:25 am | No comments

You might have not noticed Tuesday night, but Don Rickles, Steven Wright, Will Arnett, and Brent Weinbach all made appearances throughout the late night talk show circuit. What you might not have noticed is that within the programming of guests across networks that night lies a...

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TBS cancels “Lopez Tonight;” last episode is Thursday

TBS cancels “Lopez Tonight;” last episode is Thursday

By | August 10, 2011 at 2:05 pm | 3 comments

In a classic case of just-not-good-enough ratings, TBS has decided to cancel comedian George Lopez's late-night chat show Lopez Tonight. And the network isn't wasting any time getting it off the air. Tomorrow night will be the show's last airing. Although it seems clear, there's...

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Brits Matt Kirshen and Russell Howard kill it on “Conan” and “Fallon”

Brits Matt Kirshen and Russell Howard kill it on “Conan” and “Fallon”

By | August 4, 2011 at 6:10 pm | No comments

The British are coming. More specifically, British comedians. There's been a small influx on late night American TV, yet it hardly seems like their accent really makes much of a difference in regards to how they've been received in the U.S.A. While huge names like Eddie...

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Watch Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake rap through the ages

Watch Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake rap through the ages

By | July 20, 2011 at 6:47 am | No comments

You may remember that last September, singer, actor and guy with a good sense of humor Justin Timberlake visited Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to promote The Social Network. And that was all well and good. Even better was when the pair performed a rap medley dedicated to the...

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Punchline Mag analysis: Late night stand-up comedy spots not the career changer they used to be

By | June 27, 2011 at 12:11 pm | 3 comments

Late night talk shows used to be the break every comedian wanted. Five minutes on the Tonight Show with Johnny Carson or the Late Show with David Letterman could catapult you from working comic to household name. And though it's nearly impossible to find a comedian who would...

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