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Kevin Hart, Ricky Gervais, Patton Oswalt and more to headline New York Comedy Festival

Kevin Hart, Ricky Gervais, Patton Oswalt and more to headline New York Comedy Festival

By | August 10, 2012 at 12:29 pm | No comments

This year's New York Comedy Festival will run Nov. 7 - 11. The schedule was announced this week, and as always they've put together an impressive line-up. The ninth annual festival, in partnership with Comedy Central, brings Aziz Ansari, Adam Carolla, Rob Delaney, Jim Gaffigan,...

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Watch a preview from Ricky Gervais’ new Web series with Karl Pilkington

Watch a preview from Ricky Gervais’ new Web series with Karl Pilkington

By | August 2, 2012 at 1:55 pm | No comments

Karl Pilkington (An Idiot Abroad) gives what Ricky Gervais calls "the worst English lesson ever" in this clip for Gervais' new Web series, Learn English with Ricky Gervais. The first episode launches Aug. 14 for free on iTunes. But for now, you can relearn some of the language...

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Ricky Gervais to launch Web show starring Karl Pilkington

Ricky Gervais to launch Web show starring Karl Pilkington

By | July 30, 2012 at 5:40 pm | No comments

Last month Ricky Gervais gave the comedy world an update on the future of his current television projects. In short – The Ricky Gervais Show is ending, as well as An Idiot Abroad (but we'll be getting two more specials first). He and best pal Stephen Merchant are writing a...

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Stephen Merchant lands pilot deal with HBO

Stephen Merchant lands pilot deal with HBO

By | July 24, 2012 at 1:08 pm | One comment

HBO has picked up Hello Ladies, a pilot from Stephen Merchant, co-creator with Ricky Gervais of the British The Office. The would star Merchant as an Englishman who has relocated to Los Angeles in hopes of joining the ranks of the rich, famous and beautiful. The problem,...

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Watch Ricky Gervais, Brian Regan, Alec Baldwin and more in Jerry Seinfeld’s new Web series

Watch Ricky Gervais, Brian Regan, Alec Baldwin and more in Jerry Seinfeld’s new Web series

By | July 12, 2012 at 2:46 pm | No comments

Jerry Seinfeld's new web series, Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, is premiering July 19 at 9 pm ET on Crackle.com. Last week we showed you a short promo of the comedians Cars. This week, we bring you a longer promo in which they are Getting Coffee-- plus chatting with Seinfeld...

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Wayne Brady, Colin Mochrie, Greg Proops, more team up for new celebrity improv show

Wayne Brady, Colin Mochrie, Greg Proops, more team up for new celebrity improv show

By | July 9, 2012 at 12:36 pm | 4 comments

Wayne Brady, who has stayed busy since Whose Line is it Anyway? as the host of at least one billion different television shows is returning to improv with Trust Us With Your Life, which premieres tomorrow at 9 pm ET on ABC. And several of his Whose Line? friends are joining in....

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Watch Jerry Seinfeld riding in cars with Larry David, Alec Baldwin, Ricky Gervais and more

Watch Jerry Seinfeld riding in cars with Larry David, Alec Baldwin, Ricky Gervais and more

By | July 5, 2012 at 2:18 pm | One comment

Jerry Seinfeld has a new show coming soon through Crackle.com called Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee. Here's what we know: It features Seinfeld, and some comedians, in a car getting coffee. And presumably having a good chat. Here's a one-minute teaser for the show, featuring a...

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Ricky Gervais Show, An Idiot Abroad, Life’s Too Short coming to an end, Gervais says

Ricky Gervais Show, An Idiot Abroad, Life’s Too Short coming to an end, Gervais says

By | June 15, 2012 at 2:51 pm | No comments

Today, Ricky Gervais wrote a piece for The Huffington Post to explain the future of his current television projects, as well as to share some info on some upcoming series. It seems Gervais is ending his HBO series The Ricky Gervais Show as well as his Science channel baby An...

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Louie: The Complete Second Season on Blu-ray gets a release date

Louie: The Complete Second Season on Blu-ray gets a release date

By | April 9, 2012 at 10:32 am | 4 comments

Though a suggested retail price hasn't been established yet and you can't even pre-order the set, we can tell you that 20th Century Fox will release Louie: The Complete Second Season on Blu-ray on June 19. The studio's official material, says the collection will "come with...

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