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Will Ferrell, Patton Oswalt, and others make video for imprisoned comedian (Video)

Will Ferrell, Patton Oswalt, and others make video for imprisoned comedian (Video)

By | December 17, 2013 at 10:18 am | No comments

Funny Or Die has a new campaign and it's to #FreeShez. In April, American citizen Shezanne "Shez" Cassim was jailed in the United Arab Emirates for posting a comedy video to YouTube in 2012. The 19-minute video parodies a group of gangster posers in Dubai who take their life...

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SF Sketchfest announces stellar lineup, Key and Peele, Amy Schumer, Tenacious D, more!

SF Sketchfest announces stellar lineup, Key and Peele, Amy Schumer, Tenacious D, more!

By | December 11, 2013 at 4:30 pm | One comment

Like many folks, I have mixed feelings about comedy festivals. On the one hand, maintaining the requisite energy to plow through days of programming and events is a tall order. On the other hand, so much awesome business happens that it’s usually worth the sleepless nights and...

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Hell Baby trailer with Rob Corddry, Leslie Bibb, Michael Ian Black, more is here (Video)

Hell Baby trailer with Rob Corddry, Leslie Bibb, Michael Ian Black, more is here (Video)

By | June 26, 2013 at 1:48 pm | No comments

It's not out in theaters until Sept. 6, but today we were gifted with the first official trailer for Hell Baby, the comedy horror flick starring Rob Corddry and Leslie Bibb and feautring the likes of Michael Ian Black, Thomas Lennon, Riki Lindhome, Paul Scheer, Rob Huebel,...

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New season of John Oliver’s New York Standup Show will feature W. Kamau Bell, Paul F. Tompkins, Reggie Watts, more!

New season of John Oliver’s New York Standup Show will feature W. Kamau Bell, Paul F. Tompkins, Reggie Watts, more!

By | May 24, 2013 at 5:36 pm | 2 comments

Dear, readers in the New York tri-state area: Cancel your evening plans from June 3rd to June 5th (Instant Netflix will still be there when you get home) because John Oliver will be taping the fourth season of Comedy Central's John Oliver's New York Standup Show at Webster Hall...

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Watch Jason Sudeikis and a half-naked Jennifer Aniston in the trailer for ‘We’re The Millers’

Watch Jason Sudeikis and a half-naked Jennifer Aniston in the trailer for ‘We’re The Millers’

By | May 23, 2013 at 9:41 am | One comment

While there’s a good chance Jason Sudeikis will announce his exit from Saturday Night Live this summer, there’s a 100 percent chance you’ll be able to see him on the big screen starting Aug. 9, when We’re The Millers hits theaters. The flick follows David Burke...

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NBC greenlights Sean Hayes series and two other new comedies (Updated)

NBC greenlights Sean Hayes series and two other new comedies (Updated)

By | May 9, 2013 at 4:56 pm | No comments

May 10, 12:50 pm ET -- NBC greenlighted a new series from Scrubs and Cougar Town creator Bill Lawrence, reports Deadline. It's called Undateable and it will star Chris D'Elia, who played opposite Whitney Cummings for two seasons of Whitney, which was canceled yesterday. MORE...

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Comedy Central’s animated ‘Gajillionaires’ takes on Obama and Romney (Video)

Comedy Central’s animated ‘Gajillionaires’ takes on Obama and Romney (Video)

By | October 23, 2012 at 12:27 pm | No comments

It's been nearly a year since Comedy Central announced the pickup of its newest animated venture Gajillionaires, a half-hour series centered around disgustingly wealthy brothers Benjamin and George Krabbe and their constant plotting to get even richer. And as you'll see in this...

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Leslie Bibb, Rob Corddry will star in horror comedy directed by Thomas Lennon, Robert Ben Garant

Leslie Bibb, Rob Corddry will star in horror comedy directed by Thomas Lennon, Robert Ben Garant

By | March 21, 2012 at 1:17 pm | No comments

The team of Thomas Lennon and Robert Ben Garant have established themselves as two of Hollywood's most sought comedy screenwriters, but up until now, the prolific duo hasn't directed the words they've written for feature films. That will soon change as their newest project,...

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Netflix is looking to make new episodes of Reno 911!

Netflix is looking to make new episodes of Reno 911!

By | October 6, 2011 at 6:07 pm | No comments

After a fruitful 88-episode run on Comedy Central, Reno 911! went away forever in 2009. Since that time, most of the cast has gone on to do great things, and that's fantastic. Really. But wouldn't you want just a wee bit more of Reno? It might happen. "It’s still a long...

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