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The embarrassing beginning: nine comedians’ roles they’d probably like to forget

The embarrassing beginning: nine comedians’ roles they’d probably like to forget

By | August 4, 2011 at 1:29 pm | 9 comments

As anyone in show business can attest to, the entertainment industry can be horribly cutthroat and demoralizing. Everyone has to pay their dues, do their time, and otherwise work their way from relatively uninspiring, embarrassing, or generically shitty roles and jobs. Of...

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Mila Kunis on the cover of GQ’s Comedy Issue: a step forward or back for women in comedy?

Mila Kunis on the cover of GQ’s Comedy Issue: a step forward or back for women in comedy?

By | July 12, 2011 at 12:23 pm | 6 comments

For their fourth annual Comedy Issue, mens's interest mag GQ has chosen actress Mila Kunis as their cover woman. It's newsworthy, I suppose, since she's not a dude; the likes of Zach Galifianakis, Seth Rogen, Tracy Morgan and Paul Rudd have graced the comedy-themed issue in...

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Sarah Silverman live in Tel Aviv, Israel (Review)

By | June 27, 2011 at 10:15 am | No comments

TEL AVIV -- Last week Sarah Silverman was invited to participate in Israel’s third annual Presidential Conference, after which she performed two shows in Tel Aviv. The first of her two shows took place on Saturday night at Yarkon Park’s Wohl Amphitheatre, where the crowd...

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Sarah Silverman snags television script deal

By | June 1, 2011 at 12:04 pm | No comments

Emmy award winner Sarah Silverman is certainly busy these days. She just signed a script deal with Imagine Television, reports The Hollywood Reporter. On the television front, Silverman is most well known for Comedy Central's The Sarah Silverman Program which aired for three...

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Sarah Silverman will perform in Israel

By | May 31, 2011 at 11:19 am | One comment

Sarah Silverman will perform at Tel Aviv, Israel's Wahl Amphitheater on June 25th. The Jewish-American comedian will be there starting on June 21st for the third annual Israeli Presidential Conference at the Jerusalem International Convention Center. Last April, Jim Gaffigan...

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Sarah Silverman is brilliant in dramatic turn on "The Good Wife"

By | May 11, 2011 at 12:19 pm | One comment

Last night, Sarah Silverman guest starred on an episode of The Good Wife, a drama that stars Julianna Margulies. When the announcement was made back in March about Silverman's upcoming appearance, I obviously thought the comedian would be inserted into the storyline for some...

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Comedy Matters with Sarah Silverman, Chris Rock and more!

By | April 26, 2011 at 2:50 pm | No comments

Comic Strip Action Chris Rock, who got his start at The Comic Strip, made his Broadway debut in a hard-hitting and fantastic new show with one of the strangest names ever to hit Broadway, The Motherf**ker With The Hat. What's particularly funny to me as a comedy writer and...

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Watch Conan O’Brien, Sarah Silverman, David Arquette and more support Malaria No More

By | April 25, 2011 at 3:25 pm | One comment

In addition to it being Al Pacino’s birthday, it turns out that April 25 is World Malaria Day. And Malaria No More has released a video to spread the word about the organization, the cause, and the way that you can help curb malaria deaths in Africa. Appearing in the video...

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Watch Sarah Silverman in postcoital bliss with Juicy Fruit unicorn; also Aerosmith

By | April 5, 2011 at 1:36 pm | No comments

Well, it's about time a major company enlisted an ultra-popular comedian for a commercial, wherein said comedian lays in bed with a unicorn -- presumably after a night of inter-species love making -- all to sell more chewing gum. Right? Right. The waiting is over, friends. In...

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