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Emily Blunt is set to make her “Saturday Night Live” hosting debut

With the excitement for the return of Saturday Night Live for its 42nd season at its highest, more news has come to light as to who’s going to be involved with the show going forward. We know our hosts and musical guests for the first two episodes. We also now know that Alec Baldwin will […]

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Lin-Manuel Miranda set to host “Saturday Night Live” on October 8th

“🎶 A-L-E-X-A-N-D-E-R we are meant to be… 🎶” Hamilton’s Lin-Manuel Miranda will host Saturday Night Live‘s second episode of the season with musical guest Twenty One Pilots. Lin-Manuel Miranda burst on the scene with one of the biggest musicals in Broadway history. Just this past weekend, he jumped up on stage with Weird Al Yankovic […]

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HBO renews comedy series “High Maintenance”

Following the show’s recent HBO debut, the comedy series High Maintenance has been renewed for a second season, it was announced today by Casey Bloys, president, HBO Programming. Providing a glimpse into the homes and routines of eccentric New Yorkers, the show explores the private lives of these unique individuals through a common thread: their […]

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Get ready for the 5th Annual NYC Sketch Fest, full schedule announced

The Peoples Improv Theater (The PIT) proudly presents the Fifth Annual NYC Sketch Fest! NYC Sketch Fest is now in it’s fifth year of bringing the most hysterical, most innovative, best sketch groups together in New York City for four days of comedic revelry. This year as part of NYC Sketch Fest, we present ClickFest […]

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Brooke Van Poppelen’s debut comedy album “Hard Feelings” coming this October

On Thursday, October 13th, stand-up comedian and TV host Brooke Van Poppelen (truTV’s Hack My Life, @midnight, The Nightly Show) will release her debut comedy album Hard Feelings on all digital platforms with Sure Thing Records. Recorded during SXSW 2016 in Austin, Hard Feelings is a collection of Van Poppelen’s favorite material that she’s created […]

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“Kevin Hart Presents: Hart of the City” is part stand-up, part travelogue

Comedy’s biggest star takes the pulse of the comedy scene in eight major cities across the country in Kevin Hart Presents: Hart of the City. A stand-up series with a distinct travel dimension, Hart of the City follows Kevin Hart through each destination as he seeks out the freshest and finest voices in the local […]

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This Week on TV: Saturday Night Live season 42

With last week overpacked with premieres, this week features all of the spillover and those who decided to hold off a week. There are ten premieres in all. On Tuesday we see one of the most underrated comedies on television return to Comedy Central. Guests on the fourth season of Drunk History include Lin-Manuel Miranda, Paget […]