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Neal Brennan loves Louis C.K. but says ‘Louie’ is the kale of television (Interview)

Neal Brennan loves Louis C.K. but says ‘Louie’ is the kale of television (Interview)

By | August 1, 2014 at 7:34 pm | 19 comments

In this vast, cacophonous digital age, television programming finds inspiration from Twitter feeds, Tumblr blogs, podcasts and YouTube channels. So, it’s oddly quaint that Sundance TV is about to launch a new series based on one page of a magazine (magazines are like books but...

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Whitney Cummings, Lisa Lampanelli, Joy Behar, 11 more headlining Las Vegas comedy series ‘Lipshtick’ at Venetian

Whitney Cummings, Lisa Lampanelli, Joy Behar, 11 more headlining Las Vegas comedy series ‘Lipshtick’ at Venetian

By | May 16, 2014 at 4:40 pm | 3 comments

Whitney Cummings, Lisa Lampanelli, Susie Essman, Joy Behar and 10 other stellar comedians will be part of The Venetian Las Vegas’ new all-female comedy series Lipshtick. Get it— because “shtick” is sort of a synonym for comedy and because girls LOVE lipstick? You may be...

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15 comedians with Ivy League pedigrees

15 comedians with Ivy League pedigrees

By | August 29, 2013 at 6:39 pm | 15 comments

It's back to school time, you guys. And since for many students, this is a time of stress and panic, we'd like to help you through this time with a little inspiration. Below, we've listed 15 of our favorite funny people who were smart enough to gain entry into one (or more) of...

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Bill Burr, Anthony Jeselnik, Larry David among headliners at the 10th New York Comedy Festival

Bill Burr, Anthony Jeselnik, Larry David among headliners at the 10th New York Comedy Festival

By | August 6, 2013 at 4:17 pm | No comments

The New York Comedy Festival has released its line-up with for its 2013 events, highlighted by performances from Wanda Sykes, John Mulaney, Whitney Cummings and a conversation between Larry David and David Steinberg. The festival, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary will...

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‘Frankie Go Boom’ looks fun, and not just because Lizzy Caplan and Whitney Cummings are half naked (Video)

‘Frankie Go Boom’ looks fun, and not just because Lizzy Caplan and Whitney Cummings are half naked (Video)

By | August 15, 2012 at 2:01 pm | One comment

If the trailer is any indication of how fun 3, 2, 1...Frankie Go Boom really is (despite its stupid name), we're in for a treat when it becomes available through Video On Demand services Sept. 10 and then released in theaters Oct. 12. And it's not just because we get to see...

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Whitney Cummings lands her own talk show on E!

Whitney Cummings lands her own talk show on E!

By | April 30, 2012 at 5:02 pm | No comments

Although we don't know yet if her NBC sitcom Whitney will be returning in the Fall, comedian Whitney Cummings will have at least one weekly onscreen gig. E! just announced that her new talk show Love You, Mean It with Whitney Cummings will premiere later this year alongside Joel...

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Chelsea Handler inks a deal that will keep her on E! through 2014

Chelsea Handler inks a deal that will keep her on E! through 2014

By | November 15, 2011 at 4:37 pm | No comments

After years of stellar ratings within desirable demographics, an incredible cross-platform visibility and mentoring a small army of up and coming stand-up comedians, it should come as no surprise that E! has renewed Chelsea Handler’s contract through 2014. The new deal all...

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“30 Rock” takes the place of “Community” and more changes in comedy at NBC

“30 Rock” takes the place of “Community” and more changes in comedy at NBC

By | November 14, 2011 at 7:00 pm | One comment

NBC, the network responsible for most of today’s watch-worthy comedies, just announced that it would be shuffling some of its sitcoms around. And at first glance, the changes make sense. Let’s get the most important facts out of the way. Despite what you may have heard on...

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Chelsea Lately’s Sarah Colonna strikes a deal to produce new comedy for NBC

Chelsea Lately’s Sarah Colonna strikes a deal to produce new comedy for NBC

By | October 19, 2011 at 12:49 pm | No comments

Another one of Chelsea Handler's comedy posse has landed a sweet television deal. Comedian Sarah Colonna, who writes for and appears on Chelsea Lately and co-stars in the show's companion reality series After Lately, has signed on with NBC to write and executive produce a sitcom...

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