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Theo Von talks ‘Deal With It’ on TBS, selling guinea pigs, finding a wife (Laughspin Interview)

Theo Von talks ‘Deal With It’ on TBS, selling guinea pigs, finding a wife (Laughspin Interview)

By | May 14, 2014 at 10:16 am | One comment

Theo Von is the human embodiment of a small town success story. Born Theodor Capitani Vonkurnatowski in Convington, Louisiana (about 45 minutes north of New Orleans), the 34-year-old comedian began slinging jokes at a local coffee shop in 2003, driving 40 minutes just to perform...

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Comedian Theo Von: Brad Pitt is made of vaginas and diamonds (Video)

Comedian Theo Von: Brad Pitt is made of vaginas and diamonds (Video)

By | December 3, 2013 at 4:25 pm | 2 comments

Whether you're a fan or not, you'd have to admit Brad Pitt is a force-- more than human, even. Try as you might to act cool, if you ever met Mr. Angelina Jolie in person, chances are you'd poop your pants, figuratively speaking, or course. Well, comedian Theo Von recently had a...

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Lindsay Lohan, Adrien Brody, Michelle Rodriguez star in raunchy comedy (Red band trailer)

Lindsay Lohan, Adrien Brody, Michelle Rodriguez star in raunchy comedy (Red band trailer)

By | January 8, 2013 at 11:19 am | No comments

What do you get when you let one of the country’s most talented (and incredibly raw) comedians Ari Shaffir, the ShamWow guy and a former comedy journo and comedian (Ken Pringle) write a feature-length script? If the just-released red band trailer for InAPPropriate Comedy is an...

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Theo Von and Maronzio Vance hit The Half Hour on Comedy Central (Preview videos)

Theo Von and Maronzio Vance hit The Half Hour on Comedy Central (Preview videos)

By | May 29, 2012 at 12:27 pm | No comments

It's that time of the week again, Laughspinners-- time to prep for this Friday's all-new episodes of The Half Hour on Comedy Central. In week four, we find comedians Theo Von and Maronzio Vance offering up their best 30 minutes of material. And as always, we're here to give you...

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Joe Mande, Garfunkel & Oates and more will tape half hour specials for Comedy Central

Joe Mande, Garfunkel & Oates and more will tape half hour specials for Comedy Central

By | February 20, 2012 at 11:43 am | No comments

The Comedy Central Presents half-hour special was a staple goal for many stand-up comedians. It helped bring now popular comedians, such as Dane Cook, Jim Gaffigan and Mitch Hedberg, into the mainstream. Comedy Central did not order a new season of Presents for 2012, but it will...

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Essay: Comedian Theo Von meets MTV’s Rob Dyrdek and it’s intense

Essay: Comedian Theo Von meets MTV’s Rob Dyrdek and it’s intense

By | December 9, 2011 at 12:49 pm | 8 comments

I haven’t watched Rob Dyrdek on TV in years. My time for tele-viewing consists solely of NFL football, Dexter, and Criminal Minds DVR’d. (If I could have Shamar Moore and Lt. Deborah Morgan on my Fantasy squad, life would be complete.) So, I didn’t recognize his Rob-ness...

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Comedian Theo Von’s journey to Guantanamo Bay

Comedian Theo Von’s journey to Guantanamo Bay

By | September 27, 2011 at 1:29 pm | One comment

I left Los Angeles at 11 pm. Twenty hours later I am sitting here in Fort Lauderdale, at an upscale gas station waiting for the 180-minute plane ride to Guantanamo Naval Base. Myself and three other comedians were told we’d leave at noon. It’s 8:55 pm and a man named Ramon,...

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Guest essay: The Mila Kunis Experience, by Theo Von

Guest essay: The Mila Kunis Experience, by Theo Von

By | September 1, 2011 at 11:02 am | 6 comments

Yesterday I saw Mila Kunis. Yes that MILA KUNIS. The hot one. The funny one. The small, bigger-than-life one. I saw her in the flesh. At Starbucks. Cuz you know, Mila and I go to the same Starbucks. I looked up from writing a script/facebooking/waiting-for-my-big-break, to see...

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TBS signs Bret Ernst, Theo Von, Bert Kreischer to frat-themed comedy

By | December 17, 2009 at 12:03 pm | 2 comments

[caption id="attachment_4796" align="alignright" width="125" caption="Bret Ernst"][/caption] TBS has just announced a new reality show that taps into the fertile comedic landscape of the juvenile adult male. The show, entitled Frat House, follows a similar premise to the movie...

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