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Saturday Night Live vet Seth Meyers and brother Josh land NBC development deal

Saturday Night Live vet Seth Meyers and brother Josh land NBC development deal

By | August 2, 2012 at 9:57 pm | No comments

Among the myriad reasons Seth Meyers will not be positioning himself as a late-stage candidate for co-hosting duties alongside Kelly Ripa (as was reported recently) is, no doubt, the deal he just inked with NBC. Though he's set to return as Saturday Night Live's head writer and...

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Mindy Kaling will return to The Office, despite new show commitments

Mindy Kaling will return to The Office, despite new show commitments

By | July 23, 2012 at 12:28 pm | No comments

Mindy Kaling will have her hands full this fall as the writer, producer and star of her new Fox sitcom The Mindy Project, but she's not ready to fully join her co-stars BJ Novak, Paul Lieberstein and James Spader in their departure from The Office. Vulture reports that Kaling...

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Will you be tuning in to Jimmy Fallon’s musical special on NBC?

Will you be tuning in to Jimmy Fallon’s musical special on NBC?

By | July 18, 2012 at 11:42 am | No comments

Next week on NBC, Jimmy Fallon will host and perform on a special that recaps some of his greatest Late Night musical moments. Since the network has removed many of Fallon’s parodies and covers from the Internet, the special will give fans a chance to see some of their...

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Watch Comic-Con interviews with Alison Brie, Danny Pudi, Yvette Nicole Brown, Gillian Jacobs

Watch Comic-Con interviews with Alison Brie, Danny Pudi, Yvette Nicole Brown, Gillian Jacobs

By | July 16, 2012 at 7:26 pm | No comments

Comic-Con 2012 is over, but the digital assets keep rolling through. And to our delight, NBC just gifted the world with a quartet of cool red carpet interviews featuring Community stars Alison Brie, Danny Pudi, Yvette Nicole Brown and Gillian Jacobs. Watch all four...

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Gillian Jacobs, Joel McHale, Ken Jeong get busy outside of ‘Community’

Gillian Jacobs, Joel McHale, Ken Jeong get busy outside of ‘Community’

By | July 16, 2012 at 10:50 am | No comments

While we eagerly await the start of Community’s fourth season, without fearless and apparently difficult-to-work-with (if you’re a suit) Dan Harmon, some of our favorite faces from the NBC comedy have lined up some pretty sweet gigs. Joel McHale (Jeff Winger on Community)...

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Aubrey Plaza, Sofia Vergara lead ALMA nominations in comedy

Aubrey Plaza, Sofia Vergara lead ALMA nominations in comedy

By | July 9, 2012 at 6:59 pm | No comments

Nominees for the ALMA Awards – honoring Latino talent in television, film, and music -- have just been announced, and comedy fan favorite Aubrey Plaza has snagged two nods— one for her role in this summer’s Safety Not Guaranteed in the category of Favorite Movie Actress...

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‘Today’ show launches comedy contest

‘Today’ show launches comedy contest

By | June 30, 2012 at 5:34 pm | 2 comments

NBC's Today is seeking the best (non-professional?) comedian in America. As part of their “Quest for the Best” series, Today is calling for amateur comedians to submit two minutes of material for a chance to win a trip to New York where they will compete for the title of...

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B.J. Novak leaves ‘The Office’

B.J. Novak leaves ‘The Office’

By | June 27, 2012 at 2:31 pm | 2 comments

B.J. Novak is joining The Office's latest graduating class of cast members, along with Mindy Kaling (Kelly Kapoor), James Spader (Robert California) and Paul Lieberstein (Toby Flenderson, also showrunner). In addition to playing Ryan Howard, Novak has served as a writer and...

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Tina Fey talks about the last season of 30 Rock, Liz Lemon’s evolution and more!

Tina Fey talks about the last season of 30 Rock, Liz Lemon’s evolution and more!

By | June 26, 2012 at 12:38 pm | No comments

In a recent interview with Entertainment Weekly, Tina Fey discussed the upcoming Emmy awards, her wish list for 30 Rock’s final season, and what it’s like to watch Liz Lemon finally grow up. Even though the show and Fey have received numerous awards in the past and endless...

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