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Tim Meadows and Nick Thune cast in NBC comedy pilots

Tim Meadows and Nick Thune cast in NBC comedy pilots

By | February 25, 2014 at 9:52 am | No comments

Several comedians have been cast in promising NBC comedy pilots. Nick Thune will play the male lead opposite Orange Is The New Black star Natasha Lyonne in the Amy Poehler-produced Old Soul. Thune will play the roommate and friend of Nadia (Lyonne), a former wild child who has a...

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Jay Leno, Chris Tucker, Lily Tomlin and more announced for Gilda’s LaughFest

Jay Leno, Chris Tucker, Lily Tomlin and more announced for Gilda’s LaughFest

By | November 12, 2013 at 11:15 am | No comments

Some of the biggest names in stand-up comedy have been announced as headliners of this year's Gilda's LaughFest. The nation's first-ever community-wide comedy festival announced its first round of talent and shows lined up for its fourth year of operation. Among the...

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Comedian Nick Thune’s documentary about living with a broken arm will bring you to tears (Trailer)

Comedian Nick Thune’s documentary about living with a broken arm will bring you to tears (Trailer)

By | May 28, 2013 at 4:26 pm | No comments

Let's be honest; as informative and emotionally stirring as they can be, watching documentaries can be exhausting-- even the uplifting ones. The underdog stories or the tales of the inner city school teacher who finally gets through to her students can result in frequent time...

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Second season of Burning Love premieres: Watch the first two episodes (Video)

Second season of Burning Love premieres: Watch the first two episodes (Video)

By | February 14, 2013 at 3:20 pm | 2 comments

The wait is over! Burning Love's second season premiered today on Yahoo! Screen, boasting not one, but two episodes! For the uninitiated, Burning Love is a Bachelor-type parody created and written by Erica Oyama and directed by Ken Marino; the two are married in real life....

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Follow Nick Thune’s advice to make New Year’s Eve special (Video)

Follow Nick Thune’s advice to make New Year’s Eve special (Video)

By | December 26, 2012 at 12:10 pm | One comment

We can all agree there's a tremendous amount of pressure put on us every year to have an amazing New Year's Eve celebration, right? Well, we think comedian Nick Thune has solved our problems. In this easy-to-follow how-to video, Thune gifts the world with some much-needed...

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Reggie Watts, Bo Burnham, Kate Micucci and more get sporty for Chris Hardwick’s All-Star Celebrity Bowling (Video)

Reggie Watts, Bo Burnham, Kate Micucci and more get sporty for Chris Hardwick’s All-Star Celebrity Bowling (Video)

By | April 30, 2012 at 8:19 pm | No comments

Stand-up comedians are not known for their prowess with bowling balls-- or baseballs or footballs or any kind of balls (except their own) that are involved in sports. But is bowling a sport, even, if you can do it while drinking booze, eating pizza and antagonizing the...

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Video: Nick Thune will never forget what he did to Andy Richter

Video: Nick Thune will never forget what he did to Andy Richter

By | August 22, 2011 at 12:46 pm | No comments

I probably don’t need to tell you how much it meant for a comic to get called over to the couch on Johnny Carson’s The Tonight Show. A quick tête-à-tête with Johnny could be a comedian’s big break, so they took it wicked seriously. And, as it turns out, some take...

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The new MitchHedberg.net is now live!

By | May 17, 2011 at 1:47 pm | One comment

[caption id="attachment_22958" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="from the new mitchhedberg.net"][/caption] Although the site will be ceremoniously released to the world tonight at a special show in Los Angeles, it looks like MitchHedberg.net is now alive and working...

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Nick Thune and Seinfeld writer join forces for NBC project

By | November 15, 2010 at 2:37 pm | 2 comments

It looks like rising comedian Nick Thune made a good impression with the suits at NBC after appearing as a recurring correspondent on The Jay Leno Show—not to be confused with the Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Regardless, the sometimes guitar-wielding comic has joined forces...

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