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Bo Burnham on Zach Stone, modern celebrity, working with Judd Apatow, more! (Interview)

Bo Burnham on Zach Stone, modern celebrity, working with Judd Apatow, more! (Interview)

By | May 2, 2013 at 1:07 pm | No comments

Six years ago, Bo Burnham was a tall, pale, lanky kid from suburban Massachusetts with access to a crappy video camera and an electronic keyboard. What separated him from most 16-year-olds, however, was his ability to use those tools. Thematically speaking, the first two songs...

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MTV renews ‘Nikki & Sara Live’ with Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer for second season

MTV renews ‘Nikki & Sara Live’ with Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer for second season

By | April 19, 2013 at 10:56 am | 3 comments

Laughspin can confirm that Nikki & Sara Live -- MTV's live late-night chat show hosted by comedians Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer -- has been renewed for a second season. Born from their incredibly popular podcast You Had to be There, the series features Glaser and Schaefer...

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Checking in with comedian Jamie Lee of ‘Girl Code’ on MTV (Interview)

Checking in with comedian Jamie Lee of ‘Girl Code’ on MTV (Interview)

By | April 15, 2013 at 10:29 am | No comments

Ever since Lauren Conrad left MTV’s camera crew wallowing in her Mercedes-Benz’s magic dust, all of womankind has been lost. Um, like, who is supposed to tell them whether or not they should wear something with string ties to a frenemy’s pool party…Sammi Sweetheart?! Cha...

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Trailer for Bo Burnham’s MTV show Zach Stone is Gonna be Famous is here, looks good (Video)

Trailer for Bo Burnham’s MTV show Zach Stone is Gonna be Famous is here, looks good (Video)

By | April 10, 2013 at 12:32 pm | No comments

Nearly seven months after MTV greenlighted comedian Bo Burnham’s meta-comedy series Zach Stone is Gonna Be Famous, we finally get our first look. And judging by the trailer below, it seems Burnham’s quick-wit and hyper-intelligent live show has translated well to the...

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MTV will launch new comedy series Girl Code on April 23 (Video)

MTV will launch new comedy series Girl Code on April 23 (Video)

By | March 28, 2013 at 2:29 pm | No comments

On April 23 at 10:30 pm ET, MTV will launch its newest comedy-centric series, Girl Code, a spinoff of the already-popular Guy Code. Here's how the network explains the series: Being a woman is no easy feat. From the constant pressure to meet impossibly narrow standards of...

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Hasan Minhaj, of MTV’s ‘Failosophy,’ on social media, Ashton Kutcher, selective racism (Interview)

Hasan Minhaj, of MTV’s ‘Failosophy,’ on social media, Ashton Kutcher, selective racism (Interview)

By | February 27, 2013 at 1:45 pm | 3 comments

In Hasan Minhaj, the producers of MTV’s Failosophy have secured a host with quite possibly the most apt-fitting credentials imaginable for the task at hand. Boasting a storied background in a comedy brand that orients itself around piecemeal mockery of all things social media...

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Nikki & Sara Live premieres tonight on MTV with guest Ke$ha (Video)

Nikki & Sara Live premieres tonight on MTV with guest Ke$ha (Video)

By | January 29, 2013 at 12:23 pm | No comments

The long-awaited premiere of Nikki & Sara Live goes down tonight on MTV at 11 pm ET, you guys. And they’ll be kicking the series off with none other than hugely famous pop star Ke$ha, who says she's going to make a "big announcement." It’s true: Nikki Glaser and Sara Shaefer...

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Watch Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer in MTV’s upcoming ‘Nikki & Sara Live’ (Video)

Watch Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer in MTV’s upcoming ‘Nikki & Sara Live’ (Video)

By | December 28, 2012 at 11:10 am | One comment

One of the things I'm most looking forward to in 2013 is comedians Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer's new MTV show Nikki & Sara Live, which was hatched from their super-fun podcast You Had To Be There. Starting Jan. 29, every Tuesday at 11 pm ET from Times Square, the duo will...

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Nikki Glaser talks awkward moments, being broke and more on ‘Conan’ (Video)

Nikki Glaser talks awkward moments, being broke and more on ‘Conan’ (Video)

By | September 19, 2012 at 11:49 am | No comments

As she's prepping for her new televisions series The Nikki and Sara Show, set to premiere this winter on MTV, comedian Nikki Glaser is still honing her stand-up chops. Last night, the New York City-based comic stopped by Conan and delivered a tight five minutes filled with...

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