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Josh Gad will play Sam Kinison in upcoming biopic

Josh Gad will play Sam Kinison in upcoming biopic

By | August 5, 2013 at 6:29 pm | 2 comments

A much-deserved biopic of late comedian Sam Kinison is finally on in the works and actor/writer Josh Gad has been cast as the legendary comedian. Larry Charles (Borat, Bruno) will direct and Rich Wilkes wrote the script based on the book Brother Sam, written by Kinison's...

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Review: Don Jamieson’s “Live and Hilarious”

By | May 19, 2011 at 1:14 pm | No comments

Seven tracks into Don Jamieson’s raucous and obscene stand-up album, Live and Hilarious, there’s an unfortunately timed bit called, “Obama, Osama, Airport Security,” in which Jamieson asserts that Obama isn’t doing enough to find OBL and end the war on terror. The...

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Sam Kinison had a lot to say about Good Friday and Easter; let's watch!

By | April 22, 2011 at 11:59 am | No comments

How many non-practicing, heathen Christian-types do we have out there? My guess, is a decent amount. But we at Punchline Magazine are not out to judge anyone for their religious or non-religious proclivities. We are here to make you laugh and to expose you to people who can...

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Sam Kinison and best friend "shared" wife during cocaine-fueled past

By | February 21, 2011 at 2:34 pm | No comments

As you probably know, on today's just-released episode of WTF with Marc Maron, Carl La Bove -- comedian and former best friend of the late Sam Kinison -- chatted with Maron about the fact that Kinison is the one who actually fathered La Bove's ex-wife's daughter, now 21 years...

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Sam Kinison fathered friend's ex-wife's child; story revealed to Marc Maron on Monday podcast

By | February 18, 2011 at 5:46 pm | No comments

Late yesterday, news broke that the late Sam Kinison's best friend, comedian Carl La Bove had claimed in court that his ex-wife's child was fathered by Kinison. But that story, whom many believe to be the truth, has been circulating in the comedy world for years. On Monday, an...

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Sam Kinison friend claims late comedian fathered ex-wife’s child

By | February 18, 2011 at 12:38 pm | 3 comments

The life of a stand-up comedian is rarely squeaky clean, and sometimes it turns into a bit of a scandal, even if said comedian hasn’t been around for years. The late Sam Kinison’s former friend and opening act, Carl La Bove, has reportedly obtained DNA evidence to show that...

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Leno, Rock, Griffin, more come together for Sam Kinison tribute

By | October 22, 2009 at 4:13 pm | One comment

EPIX, a new premium cable channel announced that it will air a tribute show for the late comedian, Sam Kinison. Sam Kinison: Back from Hell will feature interviews and performances by Chris Rock, Kathy Griffin, Jay Leno, George Lopez, and Denis Leary among others. "We're...

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