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  1. Key and Peele comedy 'Keanu' to shoot in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Times-Picayune

    ... principal photography will last. It will mark the first feature film to star both Key and Peele, both of whom are "MADtv" alums and who are best known for their Comedy Central sketch series, fittingly titled " Key and Peele ." Directed by "Key and ...

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  2. Video: First Look at Santino Fontana in Rachel Bloom's Crazy Ex-GirlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... star Fontana (Frozen) who will play Greg, a bartender and Rebecca's (Bloom) first friend; actor and comedian McDonald (MADtv) is Darryl, Rebecca's new boss; OBIE and Drama Desk Award winner Champlin (Broadway productions of Billy Elliot , Sweeney ...

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  3. 2 slices of the American LGBT experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Washington Blade

    ... chemistry that serves the story well. Their reunion is facilitated by an interesting supporting cast. Nicole Sullivan (MADtv) is a dizzy delight as Elliot's neighbor Maureen. She gently helps Emma break out of her shell, especially when she ...

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  4. 13 Things To Do This Week In Downtown Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    ... in downtown Las Vegas for the week of May 7-14: 1. Comedian Aries Spears , a key cast member on the FOX comedy series "MADtv," performs May 8 in the Gordie Brown Showroom at the Golden Nugget . 2. Human Experience , an all-ages open mic, is taking ...

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  5. Keegan-Michael Key joines President Obama at the WhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Times Herald

    ... (and often fast-talking and very energetic) characters on his popular sketch comedy show, Key spent six seasons on MADtv. Since then, he has done some voiceover animation, had a few minor movie roles and has appeared on the USA Network series ...

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  6. Who is Obama's 'anger translator'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | USA Today

    ... (and often fast-talking and very energetic) characters on his popular sketch comedy show, Key spent six seasons on MADtv. Since then, he has done some voiceover animation, had a few minor movie roles and has appeared on the USA Network series ...

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  7. Tso Pops Presents as Heard on TV with Nicole Parker TonightRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Take a stroll down memory lane with TSO Principal Pops Conductor Steven Reineke , and special guest singer/comedian Nicole Parker from MADtv and Broadway's Wicked, in this fun-filled, nostalgic Pops programme, AS HEARD ON TV . From the early days of The Judy Garland Show to The Beatles' first appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show; from Bewitched to Downton Abbey, from Monty Python's Flying Circus to Game of Thrones, and from Friends to Smash, AS HEARD ON TV spans decades of unforgettable TV music.

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  8. The Comedians: Is FX's Satirical Comedy 'Gonna Be Good'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | TVLine

    ... Reed (Matt Oberg, Hart of Dixie ) and producer with a questionable intestinal tract Kristen Laybourne (Stephnie Weir, MADtv ). After beginning the half-hour at the tail end of their first tape night, the pilot goes back to Crystal's first meeting ...

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  9. Family Guy's Alex Borstein On Her Voice, Fans, And New Gig On HBORead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | WGBH

    Although she's best known as the voice of Lois, the put-upon wife of Peter Griffin on Seth MacFarlane's Family Guy , Alex Borstein is a jane-of-all-trades. She's done improv, stand-up, sketch comedy on MADTv, and wrote for the '90s cartoon Pinky and the Brain .

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  10. Frank Caliendo brings family-friendly show to Ruth Eckerd HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... Ditka, Adam Schefter and Chris 'Boomer' Berman. An 11-year veteran of television sketch comedy as a cast member on Madtv and starring in his own series Frank TV, Caliendo has been a fixture on television for the last decade. He has comedy specials ...

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  11. Old meets new in 'Curb'-like 'Comedians' on FXRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | Daily Herald

    ... awards show gets sidetracked by a trip to the grocery store. The supporting cast shines as well, particularly former "MADtv" cast member Stephnie Weir as the fictional show's producer and relative newcomer Megan Ferguson as a production assistant ...

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  12. Trevor Noah Is the Sort of Risk More Networks Should TakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | TIME.com

    ... rather than brought in as a ringer. (Key and Peele, for instance, worked for the low-wattage and critically derided MADtv , rather than the more glamorous, and more reliably star-making, Saturday Night Live .) Those who had hoped the likes of Amy ...

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  13. Tso Pops to Present as Heard on TV with Nicole Parker, April 14-15Read the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Take a stroll down memory lane with TSO Principal Pops Conductor Steven Reineke , and special guest singer/comedian Nicole Parker from MADtv and Broadway's Wicked, in this fun-filled, nostalgic Pops programme, AS HEARD ON TV . From the early days of The Judy Garland Show to The Beatles' first appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show; from Bewitched to Downton Abbey, from Monty Python's Flying Circus to Game of Thrones, and from Friends to Smash, AS HEARD ON TV spans decades of unforgettable TV music.

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  14. Comedian Frank Caliendo to perform for a sold-out New Buffalo Four Winds CasinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... looking for the cartoon hottie Daphne," I wrote. His speaking-in-tongues career came out of his appearances on "MADtv" and "Fox NFL Sunday" beginning in the mid-'90s. His own show, TBS' "Frank TV," only lasted 2007-08, but Caliendo is still turning ...

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  15. Bryan Callen Coming to Comedy Works Larimer Square, 4/16-18Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Bryan Callen got his start as an original cast member of MADtv. He then went on to play numerous roles on the small and big screen including Old School, Bad Santa, Sex and the City, Entourage, Californication, 7th Heaven, King of Queens, Significant Others, CSI and Frasier.

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  16. CBC announces new drama, comedy, and factual line up, plus renewals for 2015-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | Channel Canada

    ... moments. FOOL CANADA (Shaftesbury Films) New 10 X 30 (Summer 2015) FOOL CANADA , hosted by comedic talent Will Sasso (MADtv), is a fun and witty social experiment that tests Canadians' notorious politeness, patience and gullibility. Armed with a ...

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  17. Anything Goes on Comedy Central: 7 Things We Learned From the Hilarious Paleyfest PanelRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2015 | WVII

    ... developing Broad City and Workaholics for television, and bringing Key and Peele to fruition after their stint on MadTV , the network trusted the talent behind the shows to do what they do best: be funny by being themselves. "They were really ...

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  18. CBC reveals new TV shows, revives Michael: Tuesdays and ThursdaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    ... audiences consume content." Previously announced shows in the pipe also include the summer comedy "Fool Canada" with "MADtv" alum Will Sasso employing hidden cameras and disguises to "poke fun at what it means to be Canadian," and the fall drama ...

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  19. Showtime Pilot, Featuring Musical Elements and Starring Santino Fontana, Will Not Move ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Playbill

    ... Fontana ('Frozen') who will play Greg, a bartender and Rebecca's (Bloom) first friend; actor and comedian McDonald (MADtv) is Darryl, Rebecca's new boss; Obie and Drama Desk Award winner Champlin (Broadway productions of Billy Elliot, Sweeney Todd ) ...

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  20. Matt Braunger: Big, Dumb Animal Premieres Tonight on Comedy CentralRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Xbox One. Braunger's television credits include a recurring role on NBC's "Up All Night," a series regular role on "MADtv," and various roles on "The Tonight Show with CONAN O'Brien," "The Late Show with David Letterman," "United States of Tara," ...

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