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Seth Rogen leads nominees for revived American Comedy Awards

Seth Rogen leads nominees for revived American Comedy Awards

By | March 7, 2014 at 9:49 am | One comment

After seeing people win Emmys, Globes and Oscars, the comedy community will once again get to see the country's funniest performers accept a "Lucy" on stage! Nominations for the newly-resurrected American Comedy Awards have been announced. NBC announced it would bring back the...

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What do you think about Melissa McCarthy on the cover of Elle? (Poll)

What do you think about Melissa McCarthy on the cover of Elle? (Poll)

By | October 17, 2013 at 1:59 pm | 3 comments

This week lady-centric magazine Elle released its annual Women in Hollywood Issue. As is the protocol, Elle created multiple covers for home subscribers. And this year, Mike & Molly star, The Heat co-star and Bridesemaids standout Melissa McCarthy is one of five cover stars;...

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Jerry Lewis still dislikes female comedians, likely still thinks of them as baby-making machines

Jerry Lewis still dislikes female comedians, likely still thinks of them as baby-making machines

By | May 23, 2013 at 1:29 pm | 9 comments

Remember that time in 1998 when Jerry Lewis told a crowd of 1,000 at the Aspen comedy festival about his disdain for female comedians and couldn't even bring himself to admit Lucille Ball was funny? Well, it seems the 87-year-old is committed to the cause. Today at a press...

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Melissa McCarthy’s monologue on Saturday Night Live was stellar (Video)

Melissa McCarthy’s monologue on Saturday Night Live was stellar (Video)

By | April 7, 2013 at 12:49 pm | 4 comments

For her second time hosting Saturday Night Live, movie and television comedy force Melissa McCarthy abandoned the typical joke slinging and instead relied on her impossibly lovable personality, exploiting her everywoman charm to great effect. With a little help from SNL...

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Melissa McCarthy returns to Saturday Night Live this weekend, so let’s watch the teasers (Video)

Melissa McCarthy returns to Saturday Night Live this weekend, so let’s watch the teasers (Video)

By | April 3, 2013 at 11:36 am | No comments

Emmy-award winning star of television (CBS series Mike & Molly) and film (Bridesmaids, Identity Theft) Melissa McCarthy returns to Saturday Night Live this weekend to host with musical guest Phoenix. McCarthy first hosted in October of 2011, and did a stellar job with what the...

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Melissa McCarthy and Sandra Bullock’s upcoming buddy cop comedy looks hilarious (Trailer)

Melissa McCarthy and Sandra Bullock’s upcoming buddy cop comedy looks hilarious (Trailer)

By | November 16, 2012 at 4:26 pm | One comment

It's been six months since it was announced that Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy would co-star in a buddy cop flick. In the world of movies, that's not a long time. So, we were surprised to see that the movie's first trailer was uploaded just moments ago. Arriving in...

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Melissa McCarthy ruins Jason Bateman’s life, repeatedly punches him in Identity Theft (Video)

Melissa McCarthy ruins Jason Bateman’s life, repeatedly punches him in Identity Theft (Video)

By | September 28, 2012 at 1:24 pm | No comments

Whenever I hear a reference to identity theft, I’m immediately reminded of the third track from Joe DeRosa’s album The Depression Auction, wherein he passionately opines that the immense number of identity theft prevention ads and commercials is grossly disproportionate to...

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The new trailer for Judd Apatow’s flick ‘This Is 40′ is super and you should watch it (Video)

The new trailer for Judd Apatow’s flick ‘This Is 40′ is super and you should watch it (Video)

By | August 7, 2012 at 3:10 pm | One comment

It's been nearly four months since we saw the first trailer for Judd Apatow's upcoming flick This Is 40, starring Paul Rudd, Leslie. A sort-of sequel to Apatow's now-classic 2007 flick Knocked Up, we find Rudd and Mann facing middle age and trying to improve upon their lives in...

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Bill Burr will co-star in Sandra Bullock, Melissa McCarthy comedy

Bill Burr will co-star in Sandra Bullock, Melissa McCarthy comedy

By | July 17, 2012 at 2:19 pm | 3 comments

In May, we learned that Bridesmaids breakout star Melissa McCarthy was going to star opposite Hollywood A-Lister Sandra Bullock in a buddy cop flick. And as predicted, it's getting better. Comedian Bill Burr has signed on to play a supporting role in the as-of-yet-untitled film...

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