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Maya Rudolph will return to primetime in post-Olympics variety show

Maya Rudolph will return to primetime in post-Olympics variety show

By | November 13, 2013 at 1:55 pm | No comments

Bridesmaids star Maya Rudolph will return to NBC this winter with an all-new variety show. The pilot for the project would air as a special after the Winter Olympics. If it premieres to much acclaim and fanfare, assumedly NBC would order a full-season run of episodes. Lorne...

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Christina Applegate is out, Maya Rudolph is pregnant and other reasons Up All Night is doomed

Christina Applegate is out, Maya Rudolph is pregnant and other reasons Up All Night is doomed

By | February 18, 2013 at 5:54 pm | One comment

The drama currently surrounding NBC’s series Up All Night is beginning to rival that of Community from 10 months ago. When the latter show’s creator and executive producer Dan Harmon was ousted in May of last year, it blew the mind’s of the show’s cult followers. The...

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NBC renews ‘Parks and Recreation’ and ‘Up All Night’

NBC renews ‘Parks and Recreation’ and ‘Up All Night’

By | May 11, 2012 at 3:07 pm | 2 comments

By last night, we knew both 30 Rock and Community had been renewed for new, albeit shortened, seasons. We still didn't know about Parks and Recreation and The Office-- or Up All Night and Whitney, for that matter. Well, now we know Parks and Recreation and Up All Night will...

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Wendi McLendon-Covey: I won’t do a Bridesmaids sequel without Kristen Wiig (Exclusive)

Wendi McLendon-Covey: I won’t do a Bridesmaids sequel without Kristen Wiig (Exclusive)

By | April 29, 2012 at 10:52 pm | No comments

Talk of a Bridesmaids sequel started as soon as the opening weekend box office numbers were released in May of last year, but it took until this past January for the buzz to boil over, which is when the film's breakout star, Saturday Night Live's Kristen Wiig said plainly that...

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Watch Kristen Wiig, Adam Scott, Megan Fox in the red band trailer for Friends With Kids

Watch Kristen Wiig, Adam Scott, Megan Fox in the red band trailer for Friends With Kids

By | February 17, 2012 at 10:07 am | No comments

"They are so fucked," Kristen Wiig's character in Friends With Kids says about Adam Scott and Jennifer Westfeldt's character's plans of making a baby without getting hitched. And that plan is at the center of the flick, written and directed by Westfeldt, herself. This is her...

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11 videos featuring Maya Rudolph and Debra Wilson as Whitney Houston

11 videos featuring Maya Rudolph and Debra Wilson as Whitney Houston

By | February 11, 2012 at 11:24 pm | One comment

Iconic pop singer Whitney Houston died at the age of 48 this afternoon. No cause of death has been revealed. And while it may seem her work in the music world had nothing to do with world of comedy, two great comedic actresses -- Maya Rudolph of Saturday Night Live fame and...

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Molly Shannon guests on “Up All Night” this week; watch a preview and interviews

Molly Shannon guests on “Up All Night” this week; watch a preview and interviews

By | November 14, 2011 at 11:20 am | No comments

On a new episode of Up All Night going down Wednesday at 8 pm ET on NBC, Saturday Night Live alum Molly Shannon joins up with her real-life friend and fellow former SNL’r Maya Rudolph. Shannon guests as a new employee (Nancy) under Maya’s character Ava, who hosts a daytime...

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Nick Cannon, Jim Belushi headed for new network sitcoms

Nick Cannon, Jim Belushi headed for new network sitcoms

By | August 16, 2011 at 8:03 pm | One comment

Two big stories have just popped up in the TV sitcom world today, and I am cautiously optimistic regarding one. One of the shows I have been looking forward to this Fall is Up All Night; starring Will Arnett, Christina Applegate and Maya Rudolph. The show centers around a couple...

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Maya Rudolph gives birth and gives the kid a normal name

Maya Rudolph gives birth and gives the kid a normal name

By | July 19, 2011 at 10:33 pm | 2 comments

A heartfelt congratulations goes out to super cool comedy chick Maya Rudolph, who totally cranked out her third child on July 3. I know what you're thinking. If it happened 15 days ago, why are we reporting it now. Well, because we didn't have a direct line into Maya's womb--...

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