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Is ‘Broad City’ the ‘I Love Lucy’ for Millennials?

Lucy and Ethel revolutionized friendship for a whole group of women on the verge of a societal change, and now Abbi and Ilana are doing the same thing on their Comedy Central show ‘Broad City.’

03/18/2015

Host Jon Stewart at "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" covers the Midterm elections in Austin with "Democalypse 2014: South By South Mess" at ZACH Theatre on October 28, 2014 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Rick Kern/Getty Images for Comedy Central)

Comedy Central Says Jon Stewart Leaving ‘The Daily Show’

Jon Stewart, who turned his biting and free-wheeling humor into an unlikely source of news and analysis for viewers of “The Daily Show,” will leave as host this year, Comedy Central said Tuesday.

02/10/2015

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‘The Late Late Show With James Corden’ Will Premiere March 9, 2015

Get ready for a British invasion on you late night line-up when “The Late Late Show with James Corden” debuts on CBS.

10/23/2014

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Comedian Joan Rivers Dies At 81

The comedian was hospitalized on Aug. 28 when she suffered cardiac arrest after her breathing stopped during vocal cord surgery at a Manhattan clinic.

09/04/2014

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Celebrity Condolence Tweets For Robin Williams

It didn’t take long for fellow actors and comedians to take Twitter to express their heart-felt grief after the news of Robin Williams’ death broke.

08/11/2014

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‘Designing Women’ Star Meshach Taylor Dies At 67

Meshach Taylor, who played a lovable ex-convict surrounded by boisterous Southern belles on the CBS sitcom “Designing Women” and appeared in numerous other TV and film roles, died of cancer.

06/29/2014

Comedian Tracy Morgan speaks onstage at Spike TV's 'Don Rickles: One Night Only' on May 6, 2014. (credit: Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Spike TV)

Comedian Tracy Morgan Now In Fair Condition After Crash

Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan has been upgraded to fair condition following the New Jersey highway crash that badly injured him and killed one of his friends.

06/16/2014

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39 Interesting Facts About Comedy

What’s the worst grossing comedy of all-time? And did Ed Helms really lose his tooth in “The Hangover”? Here are 39 interesting and largely unknown facts about comedy.

06/13/2014

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Dave Chappelle Talks Quitting “Chappelle’s Show” With David Letterman

Dave Chappelle made his first late-night appearance in more than six years Tuesday, and one of the first questions he was asked was why he quit his cult sketch comedy show “Chappelle’s Show.”

06/11/2014

Actor-Comedian Rob Schneider with Shan & RJ (Photo 105.3 The Fan)

Rob Schneider Talks Sports, Vitamins And Of Course…Comedy

ctor-Comedian Rob Schneider stopped by to visit Shan & RJ and to plug his weekend gig at the Addison Improv.

05/30/2014

Actor/producer Seth Rogen and actor Zac Efron at the premiere of Universal Pictures' 'Neighbors' on April 28, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Julie Fisk Reviews “Neighbors”

New in theaters this week we have the comedy Neighbors starring Seth Rogen and Zac Efron.

05/09/2014

(L-R) Actors Leslie Mann, Cameron Diaz, Taylor Kinney and Kate Upton attend the premiere of Twentieth Century Fox's "The Other Woman" at Regency Village Theatre on April 21, 2014 in Westwood, California.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Julie Fisk Reviews “The Other Woman”

New in theaters this week we have The Other Woman, starring Leslie Mann and Cameron Diaz as women who discover they’re sharing a man.

04/25/2014

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