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Did Tower Heist director Brett Ratner do the right thing by quitting the Oscars?

Did Tower Heist director Brett Ratner do the right thing by quitting the Oscars?

By | November 9, 2011 at 11:09 am | 3 comments

Director of the new comedy flick Tower Heist, starring iconic comedian Eddie Murphy and Ben Stiller, Brett Ratner was super excited about getting the gig to produce the upcoming Academy Awards. He kind of came as a package deal, as Murphy is set to host. But, now Ratner has...

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In an open letter, Steve Martin tells Eddie Murphy to start slimming down for Oscars

In an open letter, Steve Martin tells Eddie Murphy to start slimming down for Oscars

By | September 21, 2011 at 11:47 am | No comments

The entertainment world has been buzzing since it was announced that Eddie Murphy would be hosting the 84th annual Academy Awards next year. The choice has mostly been met with positivity, if not a little apprehension as to what kind of Murphy we can expect— the rambunctious,...

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Watch this Eddie Murphy Oscar spoof and tell us what you think!

Watch this Eddie Murphy Oscar spoof and tell us what you think!

By | September 8, 2011 at 11:42 am | One comment

As a result of Eddie Murphy being selected to host the upcoming Oscar awards, self-described "black nerd" comedian and serial video spoofer Andre Meadows has shared his vision of the 2012 Academy Awards. As you might expect, his vision entails many versions of Murphy hosting the...

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Eddie Murphy will host the Oscars

Eddie Murphy will host the Oscars

By | September 6, 2011 at 1:57 pm | No comments

Over the weekend, we let you guys know about the likely possibility that comedian Eddie Murphy would host the next Oscar awards. Now we're hearing from Deadline, who followed up on the original story broke by Humor Mill -- that it's a done deal. Murphy will, in fact, be the...

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Video: Richard Lewis has severe emotional issues and therefore hasn’t seen any Oscar contenders

By | February 25, 2011 at 2:58 pm | No comments

With the “Best Picture” category of the Oscars now nominating 10 movies instead of five, it’s hard to get a sense of which are serious contenders and which are just… not. But never fear, because Richard Lewis is here to help. Check this Funny or Die exclusive to see...

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