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Check out some photos from Lewis Black’s pilot for the BBC

Check out some photos from Lewis Black’s pilot for the BBC

By | March 21, 2012 at 11:08 pm | No comments

As we reported earlier this week, BBC's Radio 4 is developing an American version of its popular radio broadcast The News Quiz to be fronted by Lewis Black. The pilot was filmed last night to an enthusiastic sold-out crowd at New York City's at the Greene Space. The show...

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Will Lewis Black and friends become radio stars?

Will Lewis Black and friends become radio stars?

By | March 19, 2012 at 2:37 pm | 2 comments

Lewis Black and friends will tape a radio pilot tomorrow in New York City. News Quiz USA, hosted by Black and featuring comedians Kathleen Madigan, Todd Barry, Ted Alexandro and radio host Andy Borowitz will be a politically charged panel show, wherein the quartet will opine on...

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Film yourself and win a huge Lewis Black prize pack to celebrate ‘In God We Rust’

Film yourself and win a huge Lewis Black prize pack to celebrate ‘In God We Rust’

By | March 13, 2012 at 10:40 am | No comments

You may have already peeped a few of the sweet Lewis Black video previews we posted ahead of the premiere of his newest comedy special In God We Rust, which goes down March 17 on Epix and EpixHD. Well we're not done preparing. Laughspin is going to gift one very lucky reader...

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Believe it or not, Lewis Black’s blood pressure is totally normal (Video)

Believe it or not, Lewis Black’s blood pressure is totally normal (Video)

By | March 7, 2012 at 10:43 pm | 3 comments

In preparation for the premiere of his newest hour comedy special, In God We Rust, Lewis Black sat down for a wee chat. It's a compact primer for what you can expect on March 17 when it premieres on Epix and EpixHD at 10 pm ET. Check it out below! And be sure to peep a...

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Watch the trailer and five clips from the upcoming Lenny Bruce documentary

Watch the trailer and five clips from the upcoming Lenny Bruce documentary

By | February 29, 2012 at 1:36 pm | One comment

Who would've thought that a producer who has made a career working on reality shows like The Bachelor, High School Reunion and Cookin' with Coolio, would have such a healthy respect for one of the comedy world's most influential figures. But the fact is, Elan Gale is clearly...

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Watch a preview from Lewis Black’s new special ‘In God We Rust’

Watch a preview from Lewis Black’s new special ‘In God We Rust’

By | February 28, 2012 at 8:57 pm | No comments

At 63 years old, Lewis Black is still one of the most prolific, relevant and, dare I say, endearing stand-up comedians in the world. And thankfully, he's gifting us with another comedy special. In God We Rust premieres on Saturday, March 17 at 10 pm ET on Epix and EpixHD.com,...

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Watch Lewis Black skewer the media’s coverage of Whitney Houston’s death

Watch Lewis Black skewer the media’s coverage of Whitney Houston’s death

By | February 22, 2012 at 10:20 am | No comments

Last night, Lewis Black dropped in to The Daily Show with Jon Stewart for a much-needed edition of Back in Black. The subject: the way in which mainstream media -- mostly Fox News and Nancy Grace -- have handled the death of Whitney Houston. Let's watch, shall we? The Daily...

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Russell Brand, Lewis Black, Jimmy Fallon appear in New York Times video series

Russell Brand, Lewis Black, Jimmy Fallon appear in New York Times video series

By | December 2, 2011 at 3:22 pm | 8 comments

If you’re anything like us here at Laughspin, you probably love to learn about the behind-the-scenes world of comedy. Comedy nerddom means we’re always asking questions: how do comedians get started in their career path? Where do they find their inspiration? That kind of...

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Laughspin’s 11 favorite “Back in Black” segments from The Daily Show

Laughspin’s 11 favorite “Back in Black” segments from The Daily Show

By | September 26, 2011 at 9:45 am | One comment

Tomorrow, Comedy Central will release Lewis Black’s newest stand-up comedy album The Prophet. The album is a time capsule of sorts as its a recording of Black onstage in 1990. That means you’re going to hear a lot of vitriol aimed toward the likes of George Bush, Dan Quayle...

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