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Bill Cosby is Called a ‘Rapist’ by Comedian Hannibal Buress

Comedian Hannibal Buress is facing quite a bit of backlash after referring to Bill Cosby as a “rapist” during a stand-up routine in Cosby’s hometown of Philadelphia. During his late night show at the Trocadero in Philadelphia last week, Buress …

Netflix Taps Bill Burr for New Animated Series Netflix Taps Bill Burr for New Animated Series

Netflix knows you love Bill Burr, so it’s giving the abrasively funny comedian yet another original content deal. First it was a new standup special, and now it’s an animated series. Netflix has announced that Bill Burr will star in …

Key And Peele To Star In Stolen Cat Movie

The comedy due of Key & Peele is slated to hit the silver screen next year. Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele are set to star in their first joint project together: a movie about a stolen cat named Keanu. The …

Jennifer Aniston: Why Is Being Her Friend A “Burden”?

In a recent interview with HuffPost Live, comedienne Chelsea Handler revealed what it was like to be the best friend of Friends star Jennifer Aniston. Among other things, Handler said that being besties with Aniston was “a burden.” The former …

Carol Burnett And Jimmy Fallon Are Hilarious In ‘Tonight Show’ Skit

On the Monday episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, legendary comedian Carol Burnett made an appearance to promote her play Love Letters. Burnett gave viewers a treat by pretending to recall a ‘90s soap opera in which she supposedly starred …

Netflix Signs Adam Sandler To Four-Picture Deal (Go On With The Chlorophyll) Netflix Signs Adam Sandler To Four-Picture Deal (Go On With The Chlorophyll)

Netflix announced that it has signed a deal with Adam Sandler, which will see him produce and star in four exclusive feature films for the company. Netflix is getting down to business in the movie industry now. Earlier this week, …

Crackle’s ‘Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee’ Season 5 Gets Release Date Crackle’s ‘Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee’ Season 5 Gets Release Date

The fourth season only debuted in June, but Crackle has already announced the fifth season of Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee – its flagship show, which features comedian Jerry Seinfeld driving around in cars and drinking coffee with other comedians. …

Tracee Ellis Ross Is ‘Black-ish’ In New ABC Comedy

The daughter of Diana Ross is set to star in a new comedy on ABC called black-ish, which premieres on Wednesday, September 24 at 9:30 PM. Tracee Ellis Ross, daughter of the legendary diva and her first husband, music producer …

Tina Fey On “This Is Where I Leave You”

Tina Fey has had a lot of movie roles, and most of the films fall into the comedy genre. Fey recently opened up about her new film, This Is Where I Leave You, and said that while the film is …

David Letterman Dedicates Five-Minute Rant On Show To The Eagles

Legendary talk show host David Letterman has a date set for his retirement, but while that date hasn’t come, he apparently can do anything he wants on his show. Letterman spent almost five minutes of his show on Friday night debating …

Bill Murray Picks Kristen Wiig As Candidate For All-Female Ghostbusters

Comedy legend Bill Murray recently spoke about the rumored all-female Ghostbusters installment and gave a list of female actors he would like to hypothetically star in it. Murray was at the Toronto Independent Film Festival last week when he weighed …

Netflix Kicks Off New Blast Of Exclusive Comedy Specials Netflix Kicks Off New Blast Of Exclusive Comedy Specials

Netflix’s latest blast of exclusive stand-up comedy performances has now begun. On Friday, Netflix debuted Jim Jefferies: Bare. Earlier this month, the company announced four new comedy specials, including this one as well as new specials from Bill Cosby, Bill …

Eva Longoria to Appear on “Brooklyn Nine-Nine”

Fox has officially announced that Eva Longoria will be joining the cast of Brooklyn Nine-Nine when the show returns next month. Longoria will be guest-starring in a three-episode story arc during the show’s second season. The appearance will put her …

Chelsea Handler Moves On To Netflix, Chuy Bravo Gets Left Out

Followers of Chelsea Lately and Chelsea Handler’s comedic wit on late night TV will surely miss her and her cheeky sidekick Chuy Bravo, after the show airs its final episode on Tuesday, 26 Aug. When Chelsea Lately first aired on …

Bill Cosby Brings Up Birthday Sex on ‘Tonight Show’

Bill Cosby appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Monday and showed us that his age certainly hasn’t caused any drop off in his sense of humor. Besides giving Fallon a hard time about impersonating him, the former …

Bryan Cranston And Aaron Paul Star In An Emmy Video

Scroll down for the video. Welp, here it is, our two favorite television actors in the last seven years making a little tongue-in-cheek joke about History Channel’s reality TV-show Pawn Stars. Though they don’t return as their iconic characters – …

Netflix Announces Comedy Specials From Bill Cosby, Bill Burr, Jim Jefferies & Chelsea Peretti Netflix Announces Comedy Specials From Bill Cosby, Bill Burr, Jim Jefferies & Chelsea Peretti

Netflix just announced four exclusive stand-up comedy specials from Bill Cosby, Jim Jefferies, Bill Burr, and Chelsea Peretti. These will join Netflix’s previously announced Chelsea Handler special Uganda Be Kidding Me Live on its slate. Jim Jeffries: Bare will debut …

Ben Stiller May Direct Zoolander Sequel

In 2001, Ben Stiller asserted that “I’m pretty sure there’s a lot more to life than being really, really, ridiculously good looking. And I plan on finding out what that is.” Thirteen years later, Stiller has had plenty of opportunities …

Conan O’Brien Relevant Again Thanks to ‘OITNB’

Gone are the days when Conan O’Brien was a household name. Since the late night host’s departure from NBC, he has been relegated to the deep, dark corners of late nights on TBS, a station which consistently fails to live …

Kaley Cuoco and ‘TBBT’ Co-Stars Sign Big Contracts

Bazinga! When The Big Bang Theory first aired on CBS in 2007, no one would have guessed the show would be such a success. The show featured relatively unknown or has-been actors and rested upon a trite premise of nerds …

Kathy Bates Discusses Role in New Movie ‘Tammy’

Today, Melissa McCarthy’s newest movie, Tammy, hits the big screens. Tammy marks the screenwriting debut of McCarthy, best known for her role in 2011′s The Bridesmaids, and the directorial debut of Ben Falcone, McCarthy’s husband and frequent co-actor. While McCarthy …