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Judd Apatow’s new book will feature interviews with Jerry Seinfeld, Chris Rock, Jay Leno, more!

Judd Apatow’s new book will feature interviews with Jerry Seinfeld, Chris Rock, Jay Leno, more!

By | June 23, 2014 at 10:22 am | No comments

Before he was the king of comedy movies, Judd Apatow was a comedy connoisseur. The Anchorman producer, who used to interview famous comedians for his high school radio station, will release a compilation book through Random House featuring interviews he's conducted over the last...

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Lena Dunham’s ‘Girls’ gets a blind renewal for 2015

Lena Dunham’s ‘Girls’ gets a blind renewal for 2015

By | January 9, 2014 at 9:18 pm | No comments

The third season of Girls hasn't even premiered yet (it starts back up again on Sunday Jan. 12) and HBO has already announced that Lena Dunham's millenial comedy will return for a fourth season in 2015. The premium cable channel made the announcement Thursday night during HBO's...

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Some thoughts on the first two episodes of ‘Girls’ before they air Jan. 12 (Possible spoilers)

Some thoughts on the first two episodes of ‘Girls’ before they air Jan. 12 (Possible spoilers)

By | January 7, 2014 at 5:05 pm | No comments

Last night, Austinites braved relatively cold temperatures (perhaps not -15 degrees, like our fair friends to the north experienced, but it was cold to us) for a sneak preview of one of the more polarizing television comedies to emerge in the past few years: Girls. Hosted by...

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Here’s the Golden Globes comedy nominees, also American Hustle is a comedy apparently

Here’s the Golden Globes comedy nominees, also American Hustle is a comedy apparently

By | December 13, 2013 at 8:33 am | 2 comments

As the year comes to a close and a new one begins, the frenzy that is awards season is underway. There are a bounty of awards with various acronyms attached to their unique trophies. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced their nominees for the 2014 Golden Globe...

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The ‘Girls’ season three trailer is here (Video)

The ‘Girls’ season three trailer is here (Video)

By | November 22, 2013 at 3:26 pm | No comments

Lena Dunham, Allison Williams, Jemima Kirke and and Zosia Mamet -- aka Hannah, Marnie, Jessa and Shoshanna -- are coming back to HBO for the third season of Girls. It goes down on Jan. 12 at 10 pm ET with two back-to-back episodes. And finally, we have a proper trailer. So check...

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Season 3 of Girls, in photos set to music (Video)

Season 3 of Girls, in photos set to music (Video)

By | August 19, 2013 at 11:49 am | No comments

Want to see a bunch of photos from the set of the upcoming season of Girls, set to the song "Break Out the Boom Boom" by Robert ToTeras? Sure, you do! Here you go. You are welcome. Be sure to subscribe to the weekly Laughspin Podcast on iTunes or on SoundCloud for all the...

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Sexually charged Family Guy ad mocks Lena Dunham’s show Girls, Emmy Awards (Photo)

Sexually charged Family Guy ad mocks Lena Dunham’s show Girls, Emmy Awards (Photo)

By | June 14, 2013 at 10:01 am | No comments

Family Guy is purposely embroiled in controversy once again-- this time because of the release of its latest "For Your Consideration" ad. As part of their Emmy campaign, Fox dropped a Girls-inspired spoof. After last year’s ad, which was rejected by The Hollywood Reporter and...

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What do you think of Lena Dunham on the cover of Rolling Stone? (Poll)

What do you think of Lena Dunham on the cover of Rolling Stone? (Poll)

By | February 13, 2013 at 3:01 pm | 8 comments

The new issue of Rolling Stone (on stands Feb. 15) features Girls creator, writer, producer Lena Dunham in a somewhat suggestive pose. According to the magazine's preview, the in-depth interview that accompanies the cover shoot spans the topics of Dunham's "struggle anxiety and...

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Lena Dunham working on second series for HBO

Lena Dunham working on second series for HBO

By | February 1, 2013 at 12:43 pm | 2 comments

In a move only slightly less surprising than Girls getting picked up for a third season, HBO has given Lena Dunham the greenlight to develop a second series – also set in New York City -- for the cable network. The 26-year-old writer, star and producer will join forces with...

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