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Rebel Wilson Talks About Diet Rumors and Her Looks

Like other plus-size actresses, such as Melissa McCarthy, Rebel Wilson has had her share of naysayers in Hollywood. But if you think that bothers Wilson, who is now the star of her own TV show, you better think again because …

Kenan Thompson Doesn’t Want To Keep Playing Black Females
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Kenan Thompson caught some heat earlier this week when an interview with TV Guide came out that focused on the fact that there are no women of color on “Saturday Night Live”, which Thompson has been a cast member on …

‘Orange Is The New Black’ Gets ‘New Inmate’ By The Name Of ‘New Hamsichusettes’

Don’t worry, it’s not real. It’s just Taryn Manning, who plays Pennsatucky on Netflix’s Orange is the New Black, appearing on VH1′s Best Week Ever in a “New Inmates of Orange is the New Black” segment, playing Pennsatucky’s evil twin …

Jon Cryer, Ashton Kutcher: Highest Paid TV Actors
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Jon Cryer, while just the side-kick to Ashton Kutcher’s character on Two and A Half Men, has ranked at number two on Forbes‘ list of highest paid actors in television. Ashton Kutcher, while entering the series late after Charlie Sheen …

Netflix’s Exclusive Russell Peters Special And Docu-Series Are Now Available To Stream Netflix’s Exclusive Russell Peters Special And Docu-Series Are Now Available To Stream

Last month, we learned that Netflix would release an exclusive stand-up special from comedian Russell Peters as well as a documentary series following him on tour. Today, both have become available for streaming. Earlier this year, Netflix indicated in a …

When Will ‘It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia’ Season 8 Hit Netflix? When Will ‘It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia’ Season 8 Hit Netflix?
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Update: Season 8 is now available for streaming. American Horror Story: Season 2 is due in December. With the ninth season of It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia already in progress, fans are no doubt wondering when the last season is …

More Episodes Of Popular TV Shows Are Coming To Netflix More Episodes Of Popular TV Shows Are Coming To Netflix
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Netflix is a revolving door of movie and television content, particularly on the streaming side of things. Though titles often disappear from availability, new ones are also frequently added. Sometimes these come in the form of Netflix original shows or …

Netflix Releases Clip From Its Marc Maron Stand-Up Special ‘Thinky Pain’ Netflix Releases Clip From Its Marc Maron Stand-Up Special ‘Thinky Pain’

Netflix is really cranking out the exclusive stand-up comedy specials now. Lat month it released trailers for upcoming specials from Aziz Ansari and Russell Peters (whose is accompanied by a docu-series). Now, they’ve posted a clip from the upcoming special …

Drive-Thru Skeleton Prank Scares Workers [VIDEO]

With October finally rolling in, Halloween is just around the corner. While this means fall festivals and decorating one’s yard for some, one Internet prankster decided to get ready for Halloween by scaring the crap out of fast food workers. …

Rebel Wilson Gets Her Own Show In “Super Fun Night”
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Rebel Wilson, a comedic actress who has gained fame in recent years, has been given her own show. She is an Australian actress, writer and stand-up comedian. She has previously been seen in comedy films such as Bridesmaids and What …

Malin Akerman Brings Comedy To ABC In “Trophy Wife”

Malin Akerman, a Swedish actress, has been in several films over the years and appeared with brief stints on a number of television shows as well. If you have not heard her name before now, it may be just because …

The Simpsons Spoofs Homeland In Season Premiere

The Simpsons is known for spoofing famous films and television shows, and all sorts of other things involved with popular culture. In the show’s most recent episode, the popular animated sitcom decided to do a spoof of Homeland, the hit …

Robin Williams vs. Michael J. Fox in New Sitcoms
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Quite a few TV shows had their premieres last week, including a few new shows from the Fall 2013 lineup. Two of the new sitcoms that aired this week were The Crazy Ones and The Michael J. Fox Show. The …

Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake Talk in #Hashtags Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake Talk in #Hashtags
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Have you ever thought that all of the hashtags people use in Twitter and Facebook posts looks, well, ridiculous? How about if you imagine those posts as conversations (including text shorthand such as “WTF” and “LOL”) that actually take place …

Zach Galifinakis Attacks Justin Bieber In Comedy Bit

In the latest episode of Funny or Die’s show, Between Two Ferns, Zach Galifinakis confronts and tears apart Justin Bieber in a very funny way. The show is a short internet comedy series that is aired online and utilizes Galifinakis’ …

‘Parks And Recreation’ Season 5 Hits Netflix On Tuesday ‘Parks And Recreation’ Season 5 Hits Netflix On Tuesday

Parks and Recreation: Season 5 will become available for streaming on Netflix on Tuesday, October 1st. It will join its NBC comedy siblings The Office (Season 9) and 30 Rock (Season 7), which will also have their streaming catalogs expanded …

‘The Office’ Season 9 (The Final Season) Gets A Netflix Release Date ‘The Office’ Season 9 (The Final Season) Gets A Netflix Release Date

The ninth and final season of the hit NBC comedy The Office will become available for streaming on Netflix in the U.S. on October 1st. It will be joined by additional seasons of other NBC comedies 30 Rock and Parks …

Comedian Punches Reporter in the Face After Some Twitter Criticism Comedian Punches Reporter in the Face After Some Twitter Criticism

To be a standup comedian, one would think that you would have to have a pretty thick skin. Between hecklers, critics, and the occasional drunk audience member, you’re going to take some abuse. Apparently, comedian Dan Nainan doesn’t care too …

Aziz Ansari Netflix Special ‘Buried Alive’ Gets Trailer (Which Features Seth Rogen) Aziz Ansari Netflix Special ‘Buried Alive’ Gets Trailer (Which Features Seth Rogen)

Netflix has just released the trailer for the upcoming stand-up special from comedian Aziz Ansari, Buried Alive. As an added bonus, the trailer also features Seth Rogen, with whom Ansari discusses some interesting alternatives to a Netflix release. Here’s the …

Jim Parsons Gets The Emmy For Best Actor In A Comedy

Jim Parsons won the award for Best Actor In A Comedy Series again last night during the presentation of the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards. Since shows like 30 Rock and Arrested Development have ended, their nominees will not have any …

‘Louie’ Season 3 Gets Netflix Release Date ‘Louie’ Season 3 Gets Netflix Release Date

Louie, the hit FX show featuring Louis C.K., will not return to television with a fourth season until the spring according to reports. The third season, however is about to become available on Netflix. Fans have been waiting for what …