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Tracy Morgan, Gilbert Gottfried, Ben Bailey & More Set for Carolines On Broadway in May

Carolines on Broadway announces its all-star line-up of talent for the month of May 2014, highlighted by headliners Chris Hardwick , host of Comedy Central's "@midnight" and AMC's "The Talking Dead," May 1 - 3; Gilbert Gottfried , from Sirius XM Radio's "The Howard Stern Show," and the film "The Aristocrats," one night only, May 7; Ben Bailey, host ... (more)


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, 30 Rock, Cash Cab, Tracy Morgan, Gilbert Gottfried, Talking Dead

5 hrs ago | CultureMap

Our comprehensive guide to Moontower Comedy Fest's headliners and up-and-comers

On Wednesday, April 23, the Moontower Comedy & Oddity Festival returns for its third year.


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Indie, The Girls, Musical Theater, Theater, Arts, This American Life

9 hrs ago | PRLog US Entertainment

Station Avenue Brings The Funny! Rob Schneider & Jon Lovitz Hit Cove Haven Resorts June 29

Apr. 22, 2014 - STROUDSBURG, Pa. -- COVE HAVEN ENTERTAINMENT RESORTS, THE POCONOS -- Station Avenue Productions is excited to announce it is bringing Rob Schneider and Jon Lovitz to the "Land of Love" for a hilarious performance at the amazing Cove Haven Entertainment Resorts on Sunday, June 29. "We are excited to work with two of the greatest, ... (more)


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Movies, Little Nicky, Sport Movies, Animation Movies, The Benchwarmers, Musical Movies, Eight Crazy Nights, The Animal, Short, Thriller, The Waterboy, Drama Movies

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Style Weekly

Bewitching Wizard

Actor Tim Kazurinksy, who you may recognize him from "Saturday Night Live" in the '80s, or the "Police Academy" movies, was thrilled to see his stage career return with a role as the Wizard in "Wicked."


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, About Last Night..., Tim Kazurinsky, Chicago

Brandon Sun

Jay Leno announced as commencement speaker for Boston alma mater, Emerson College

The small liberal arts college in Boston announced Tuesday the 1973 graduate will speak at the 134th commencement ceremony on May 11. NPR's "Weekend Edition Saturday" host Scott Simon will address the graduate students.


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

the Nest with Tina Fey & Amy Poehler Set for Christmas 2015 Release

Jason Moore's THE NEST, starring Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, has received its release date - and its got some competition of galactic proportions.


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Parks and Recreation, Celebrities, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Christmas!!!!!, Video Games


FOXCATCHER Set for November 14th Release; Tina Fey/Amy Poehler Comedy ...

Release dates have been announced for two very promising projects. First up, Moneyball director Bennett Miller 's new drama Foxcatcher will finally arrive in theaters on November 14th of this year.


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, 30 Rock, Celebrities, Amy Poehler, Tina Fey, Moneyball, Movies

Bronx Comedy Duo Rips 'Saturday Night Live' for Lack of Latinas

The sketch group Comedy Girls , which is made up of Bronxites Jenni Ruiza and Jesenia, released a video on YouTube on March 13 called " Latino Stereotypes for DUMMIES " where the pair urges "SNL" creator Lorne Michaels to start hiring Latinas for the show.


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television

Video: Senator John McCain Stops by Seth Meyers

Senator John McCain stopped by last night's LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS on NBC .


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, US News, US Senate, Republican, Seth Meyers, US Politics, John McCain

Fayetteville Flyer

SNL cast member Nasim Pedrad coming to UA

Several former cast members of the longstanding NBC show Saturday Night Live have made their way to Fayetteville over the years.


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Fayetteville, AR, University of Arkansas

USA Today

McCain blasts Putin on Seth Meyers show

As the 2008 Republican presidential nominee told Seth Meyers on Monday, it's all about reaching out to a sought-after demographic.


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Seth Meyers, US News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Kyrsten Sinema, Vladimir Putin

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

"Veep" renewed for 4th season: A woman's place is in the White House?

As Hillary Clinton prepares to make a final decision on 2016, the fictional Vice President Selina Meyer has just announced for the White House as the Home Box Office hit "Veep" begins its third season.


Related Topix: Veep, Entertainment, Television, Comedy, Celebrities, Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Mon Apr 21, 2014

WTAX-AM Springfield


On the same show, Steve Martin performed his novelty hit "King Tut." 2010: Poison singer Bret Michaels was rushed to a hospital after suffering a brain hemorrhage.


Related Topix: The Blues Brothers, Comedy Movies, Comedy, Action Movies, Musical Movies, Entertainment, Television, Blues, Celebrities, John Belushi

Hollywood Reporter

Brian Williams Raps About 'Gin and Juice' on 'The Tonight Show'

The normally-serious news anchor was reunited with Jimmy Fallon for another hilarious mashup of news clips in the latest "Rapper's Delight" compilation.


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Friends

Business Journal

Will Maya Rudolph revive the variety show?

After co-starring in "Bridesmaids" and the sitcom "Up All Night," "Saturday Night Live" alum Maya Rudolph will star in her own variety show, surprisingly titled "The Maya Rudolph Show."


Related Topix: Bridesmaids, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Up All Night, Maya Rudolph, Veronica Mars, Drama

Following the funny: an interview with Tracy Morgan

Hot on the heels of his new Comedy Central special " Tracy Morgan : Bona Fide," Emmy-nominated actor/comedian Tracy Morgan returns to Treasure Island Fri., April 25. Best known for creating such memorable characters as Astronaut Jones and Brian Fellows during his seven-season stint on "Saturday Night Live" and for playing Tracy Jordan on the hit ... (more)


Related Topix: 30 Rock, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Tracy Morgan, Emmy Awards, Seinfeld

The First Lady's TV Credits: Set to appear on hit show 'Nashville'

If you're still upset from Michelle Obama 's appearance on Saturday Night Live, you'll probably be even more furious about her next few television appearances.


Related Topix: Michelle Obama, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Kellie Pickler, Jessie, Parks and Recreation, Amy Poehler

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

Kate McKinnon at Tribeca: 'Intramural' champion

On Saturday Night Live , the comedian has made a name for herself going all-in on characters that wouldn't place at the self-awareness Olympics.


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, The Office, Pop/Rock, Beck

News Talk Florida

'Saturday Night Live' To Celebrate 40th Anniversary On Feb. 15, 2015

April 18, 2014 - NBC will air a three-hour live special on Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015 in celebration of the 40th anniversary of the iconic franchise "Saturday Night Live."


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Emmy Awards

New York Post

SNL will get prime-time special for 40th anniversary

NBC will give "Saturday Night Live" a huge pat-on-the-back with a prime-time special next year celebrating the late-night trailblazer's 40th anniversary.


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Jimmy Fallon, Seth Meyers