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Mike Tyson, Triumph the Insult Comic Dog, Black Jesus part of Adult Swim’s new comedy slate

Mike Tyson, Triumph the Insult Comic Dog, Black Jesus part of Adult Swim’s new comedy slate

By | May 12, 2014 at 10:07 am | No comments

After renewing Children's Hospital for a sixth season, Adult Swim has announced its full programming slate for the 2014-2015 season. It's filled with many new faces and returning favorites. In addition to Rob Corddry's hospital satire, The Eric Andre Show, Robot Chicken, The...

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Watch Louis C.K. host ‘ShortCuts’ from 1999 and his film ‘Ice Cream’

Watch Louis C.K. host ‘ShortCuts’ from 1999 and his film ‘Ice Cream’

By | June 27, 2012 at 2:14 pm | One comment

In 1999, Louis C.K. hosting a show on PBS called ShortCuts, which featured indie films made by up-and-coming filmmakers. In the episode below, C.K. shows his own 1993 film Ice Cream to a trio of well-known movie critics, who are played by comedian William Stephenson, Robert...

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Louis C.K. and Jim Gaffigan help raise $42,000 for autism school

Louis C.K. and Jim Gaffigan help raise $42,000 for autism school

By | February 20, 2012 at 10:58 pm | No comments

Comedians Louis C.K., Jim Gaffigan and Keith Robinson performed tonight at the Wilbur Theatre in Boston in an effort to raise money for the New England Center for Children, a school for autism. By the end of the night, the NECC realized a $42,000 contribution thanks to the...

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Louis C.K. surprises Boston with a charity show for autism awareness

Louis C.K. surprises Boston with a charity show for autism awareness

By | February 17, 2012 at 7:36 pm | 2 comments

Louis C.K. has just made Boston-area comedy fans' Monday a lot less crappy. We're told he decided to perform at the Wilbur Theater this Monday to raise money for the New England Center For Children, whose mission is "to transform the lives of children with autism worldwide...

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Robert Smigel cast in new Judd Apatow flick

Robert Smigel cast in new Judd Apatow flick

By | July 18, 2011 at 10:51 am | No comments

Robert Smigel, the creator and voice of Triumph the Comic Insult Dog, has been cast in Judd Apatow's next comedy. Apatow's Bridesmaids writer Annie Mumolo has also signed on to co-star in the flick, a Universal picture starring Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann and Bridesmaids scene...

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Robert Smigel turns 51 today; our love for him turns infinity, or something

By | February 7, 2011 at 4:50 pm | No comments

Robert Smigel, the creator and man behind (or partially inside) Triumph the Insult Comic Dog as well as the creator of TV Funhouse and so much more, turns 51 today. To celebrate we're employing the power of embedding; below is one of our fave Triumph dispatches. If you don't...

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Rob Riggle, Robert Smigel develop comedy for CBS

By | November 19, 2010 at 1:14 pm | No comments

Stand-up favorite and former Daily Show correspondent, Rob Riggle is in development with CBS for a new half-hour comedy. According to Deadline, this marks the third consecutive holding deal between Riggle and CBS. Why all the fuss over this Marine Corps Captain turned funny man?...

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Exclusive photos from Comedy Central's 'Night of Too Many Stars'

By | April 14, 2008 at 5:06 am | No comments

Photos by TRACI GILLAND Robert Smigel and Triumph ...

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