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2 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

Tina Fey should have replaced David Letterman on the Late Show, social-media poll says

Actress Tina Fey from the TV series "30 Rock" arrives at the 18th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles, California January 29, 2012 Actress Tina Fey from the TV series "30 Rock" arrives at the 18th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles, California January 29, 2012 CBS may have named Stephen Colbert as the successor to David ... (more)

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Related Topix: 30 Rock, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Books, Bossypants, Celebrities, Tina Fey, Family, SAG Awards

Tue Apr 15, 2014

CNN

Miley Cyrus tweets from hospital

Her Tuesday night "Bangerz" tour concert at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri, has been canceled, according to a statement from the arena.

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Related Topix: Miley Cyrus, Pop/Rock, Hannah Montana, Entertainment, Television, Kansas City, MO, Comedy

Hollywood Reporter

Maya Rudolph's NBC Variety Special Lands Airdate, Guest Lineup

The Saturday Night Live alum returns to the network with The Maya Rudolph Show special, which will air Monday, May 19 at 10 p.m. PT/ET on NBC, which also serves as a test run as the network toys with a series order.

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Related Topix: Bridesmaids, Away We Go, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Maya Rudolph, Andy Samberg, Fred Armisen

BroadwayWorld.com

Video: Kanye West Reveals What Being an Artist Means to Him on Late Night

Kanye West stopped by last night's LATE NIGHT WITH SETY MEYERS on NBC and tells Seth all about what being an artist means to him.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Seth Meyers

Onward State

Kenan Thompson Proves He's 'All That'

He may be 35 years old now, but Kenan Thompson is still 'all that.' From his days as one of the biggest child stars of the 90s to his current status as a senior cast member on Saturday Night Live , he's always been able to make us laugh, and last night proved no different.

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Related Topix: Children TV, Entertainment, Television, Comedy, All That, Kenan and Kel, Family, Comedy Movies, Heavy Weights, Kenan Thompson

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Breitbart.com

Video: Al Franken Plays With Traffic Cone Boobs

Since his narrow election to the Senate in 2009, Sen. Al Franken has labored to create a new image for himself as a studious wonk.

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Related Topix: Al Franken, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Senator Al Franken, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Jeff Flake, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jon Kyl, Senator Jeff Flake

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

'Saturday Night Live' best host poll: Did Seth Rogen play it too safe? - VOTE

Perhaps Seth Rogen's latest Saturday Night Live episode wasn't especially inspired: it opened with the requisite weed jokes, made fun of his oft-imitated laugh, and leaned on some unnecessary celebrity cameos.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television

BroadwayWorld.com

Comedy Central to Premiere David Spade: My Fake Problems, 5/4

Stand-Up Month finishes strong when David Spade returns to Comedy Central with the WORLD premiere of his new one-hour stand-up special, "David Spade: My Fake Problems," debuting on Sunday, May 4 at 10:00 p.m. For fans that can't wait to catch Spade's new material, the special will be available on April 27, one week ahead of the on-air premiere, on ... (more)

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Related Topix: Just Shoot Me, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Rules of Engagement, Celebrities, David Spade, iPad App, iPhone App, CBS, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App, Twitter

NH Insider

ALG's Daily Grind - CBS sticks thumb in America's eye

This past few weeks, CBS has made two decisions that have the potential to send the network into an unrecoverable tailspin.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Jimmy Fallon

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Free Republic

Amid praise for Stephen Colbert, some ask: What about diversity in late night?

The choice of comedian Stephen Colbert as the replacement for David Letterman ignited a battle of words online Thursday: While little doubt exists that Mr. Colbert is as funny, clever, charming, and goofy as Mr. Letterman, some media voices loudly complained that the decision by CBS now means that network late-night television will largely remain ... (more)

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Amy Poehler, Tina Fey, Black Entertainment, Chris Rock

BroadwayWorld.com

Billy Crystal to Bring Back SNL Characters for New Show the Comedians

According to Page Six, Billy Crystal plans on bringing back some of his favorite SNL characters for his new FOX show called The Comedians.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Comedy, When Harry Met Sally..., Crime Movies, The Princess Bride, Drama Movies, Analyze This, Analyze That, Adventure, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Billy Crystal

The Orlando Sentinel

'Saturday Night Live' skewers CNN, sinks Seth Rogen

In its finest sketch this weekend, "Saturday Night Live" spoofed CNN's breathless, inconclusive coverage of Flight 370 without mentioning the missing plane.

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New York Daily News

Late-night TV hosts are like family to us

Stephen Colbert has just been named by CBS as the replacement for David Letterman at the coveted 11:35 slot.

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Related Topix: The Tonight Show, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Jimmy Fallon

The Daily Beast

Albert Brooks, the Early YearsBy Paul Slansky

The comedian and filmmaker has been the smartest and funniest person in the room since he was in high school .

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Crime Movies, Real Life, Thriller, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Taxi Driver, Musical Movies, Albert Brooks, This Is Spinal Tap, Comedy, Music!, Harry Shearer, Entertainment, Television

Sat Apr 12, 2014

AmericaJR

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

The movie began with a shot of Walter Mitty balancing his checkbook. He was an employee at Life magazine's negative assets department.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Ben Stiller, Movies

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

Seth Rogen hosts 'Saturday Night Live' this weekend: Talk about it here

You know what's weird? Though tonight marks Seth Rogen's third stint as SNL host, I realized before writing this post that I couldn't remember a single sketch he'd done during either of his previous turns.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, This Is the End, Observe and Report, 50/50, Celebrities, Seth Rogen

WMGI-FM Terre Haute

Ed Sheeran to Make "Saturday Night Live" Debut This Weekend

You've heard Ed Sheeran's new single, "Sing." Now you'll get to see him perform it on TV for the first time Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television

Buzzsugar

The Best SNL Skits of the Season So Far

Is it just us, or has Saturday Night Live been better than ever this season? We may have lost Seth Meyers and Bill Hader, but the 2013-2014 season featured a whole lot of new faces , and we think that influx of talent has led to a funny crop of sketches.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Seth Meyers, Bill Hader, Girls

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Spin

Watch Drake Make Fun of Drake With Pedestrians on 'Kimmel'

Drake will host ESPN's ESPY Awards this summer, a job that puts him in the company of past emcees such Mad Men star Jon Hamm, Late Night host Seth Meyers, and ABC funnyman Jimmy Kimmel.

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Related Topix: Jon Hamm, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Seth Meyers, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Jimmy Kimmel

BroadwayWorld.com

Video: Edie Falco Talks 'Nurse Jackie' on Seth Meyers

Actress Edie Falco stopped by last night's LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS to talk about her hit series 'Nurse Jackie', which just got picked up for a sixth and seventh season.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Nurse Jackie, Seth Meyers, Edie Falco

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