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1 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

First Lady Michelle Obama to Appear on The Hub's Kid President: Declaration of Awesome, 8/9

First Lady Michelle Obama discusses the importance of kids staying active and eating healthy every day as part of her Let's Move! Initiative in the season finale of "Kid President: Declaration of Awesome," airing Saturday, August 9 at 7 p.m. ET/ 4 p.m. PT on the HUB Network, champions of family fun and the only network dedicated to providing kids ... (more)

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Need to Know, Entertainment, Television, Christina Applegate, Celebrities, The Office, Comedy, Extra

4 hrs ago | Back Stage

Emmys 2014: Fred Armisen on - Portlandia' and His First Acting Nom

Despite "Portlandia's" two Emmy wins and additional four nominations prior to 2014, Fred Armisen still didn't expect his nomination for outstanding supporting actor in a comedy series this year.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Comedy, Saturday Night Live, Fred Armisen

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Daily Mail

Want to see Downton Abbey's flapper dresses up-close? New...

Father and son, 17, attempting to break around-the-world flying record are killed after their plane crashes off American Samoa Girl, 16, is arrested for 'hiding her pregnancy from her parents and burying her newborn daughter's body in the backyard after botched home birth' Amazon tribe who had never met other humans now have FLU after they were ... (more)

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

Fred Armisen Partners With Heineken on 'The Payphone' Social Experiment

UPDATED: The comedian called a payphone across the street from New York City's Comedy Cellar to see who would venture into the unknown.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Comedy, Saturday Night Live, Fred Armisen, us Travel, North America Travel, New York City Travel, Travel, Beer, Drink

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Advertising Age

Heineken Taps Fred Armisen for 'Social Experiment'

Mr. Harris debuted last week in a new taste-focused TV campaign for Heineken Light that marks a significant new investment in the struggling brand, which had gotten very little ad support in recent years.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Fred Armisen, Kennedy, NY, Beer, Drink

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Back Stage

'Portlandia' & 'Green Room'

Please use the dropdown to select your role. For more information on roles, see the "Seeking Talent" section on this page.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Lorne Michaels

Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Oregonian

Lena Dunham talks about her new book with Carrie Brownstein Oct. 19 in Portland

Lena Dunham, creator and star of the HBO series "Girls," will talk about her new book "Not That Kind of Girl" with "Portlandia" creator and star Carrie Brownstein at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19 at the Newmark Theatre.

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Related Topix: Girls, Entertainment, Television, Lena Dunham, Movies

Sat Jul 12, 2014

City Paper

Hip Shot: Brick Penguin Tries Its Best

They say: A raucous collection of the best sketches from Brick Penguin's four-year history of tough love comedy.

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Switched

Everything We Know About Amazon's New Series 'Transparent'

When Amazon Studios unveiled its new pilots in February, one stood out as a promising potential series for not only the streaming service, but for all TV in general.

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Related Topix: Arrested Development, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Jeffrey Tambor, The Office

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Food & Wine

Put a Jalape o on It: Portlandia Cookbook Preview

Grilled corn and jalapeo add smoky flavor and heat to the dressing for this terrific salad.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

OregonLive.com

2014 Emmy nominations: Biggest snubs, surprises and burning questions

The Netflix series "Orange Is the New Black" earned 12 nominations in the 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards, as announced Thursday morning.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Ifc Scores Record Eight Emmy Award Nominations

The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced today the 66th Annual Primetime EmmyAward nominations, honoring IFC with a record eight nominations.

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OregonLive.com

2014 Emmy Awards nominations: Fred Armisen scores surprise 'Portlandia' nomination, more

Fred Armisen, with Carrie Brownstein, has earned a 2014 Emmy nomination for outstanding supporting actor in a comedy series for "Portlandia."

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Comedy, Saturday Night Live, Emmy Awards, Fred Armisen, Brooklyn (Portland, OR), Modern Family, Movies

Tue Jul 01, 2014

CultureMap

Familiar faces and cool surprises announced for Fun Fun Fun Fest comedy stage

Fred Armisen is ready for another trip to Austin when he headlines the Yellow Stage at Fun Fun Fun Fest.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Fred Armisen, Austin, TX

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