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Get ready for “All Def Comedy” from Russell Simmons and HBO

All Def Comedy is an upcoming special from Russell Simmons debuting on HBO this November. He helped launch a host of today’s comedy superstars in the ‘90s on the HBO series Russell Simmons’ Def Comedy Jam. Taped before a live audience this past September at the Avalon Theatre in Los Angeles, the special is based […]

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Benedict Cumberbatch gets the call to host Saturday Night Live

Mark your calendars. #SNL A video posted by Saturday Night Live – SNL (@nbcsnl) on Oct 23, 2016 at 11:50am PDT Benedict Cumberbatch will host Saturday Night Live with musical guest Solange on November 5th. Benedict Cumberbatch is a British screen actor, best known for his role on the BBC television show Sherlock. But that […]

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This Week on TV: Bill Murray receives “The Mark Twain Prize”

This week on TV the premieres keep coming. Four new shows to be exact as well as a new special from Pete Davidson and PBS is set to showcase their very own in Bill Murray: The Mark Twain Prize. And finally, two shows are back. It’s a big week with plenty of “can’t miss.” First up, Matt LeBlanc […]

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Trevor Noah takes a sick day from “The Daily Show,” Jordan Klepper fills in

Last night on The Daily Show, Trevor Noah took a sick day. Correspondent Jordan Klepper filled in for Noah by taking over his seat and aimed to give it the respect it deserved. Klepper respected Noah by mocking his “penis farting disease.” He then launched into hosting the show by adding, “While we’re on the […]

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Stephen Colbert helps President Obama polish his resume

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert is going live and uncensored on Showtime on the night of the Presidential election. So if you want to hear him curse about this candidate and that candidate, you’ll be able to hear it in all its glory. Last night Colbert welcomed President Obama onto the show to help […]

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Tracy Morgan & Jordan Peele comedy heads straight to series at TBS

TBS is about to get pregnant! The network has sent the new Tracy Morgan single camera sitcom straight to series. The untitled series is being created and executive-produced by Jordan Peele (Key & Peele) and John Carcieri (Vice Principals). Morgan will also serve as executive producer, as will Eric and Kim Tannenbaum (Two and a […]

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Family Guy takes aim at political scandal and spoofs “locker room talk”

It’s been a bit over a week since Donald Trump’s hot microphone/Billy Bush scandal broke and Family Guy was the first animated series to take a shot at the scandal. Pretty fast turnaround for an animated series not South Park. In the spook Seth MacFarlane tossed Peter Griffin in the role of Billy Bush taking […]