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"Reno 911!": Niecy Nash, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Cedric Yarbrough & Carlos Alazraqui Recruited for Quibi/Comedy Central Revival

Nevada's finest is calling in "reinforcements" for Quibi's upcoming restart of Comedy Central favorite Reno 911!. Joining original series creators and cast members Robert Ben Garant, Thomas Lennon, and Kerri Kenney-Silver in the short-form streaming service series are Niecy Nash, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Cedric Yarbrough, and Carlos Alazraqui. Ian Roberts, Joe LoTruglio, and Mary Birdsong will […]









Why “Rick and Morty” and “Futurama” is the Ultimate Animated Crossover [OPINION]

"Rick and Morty" & "Futurama": The Ultimate Animated Crossover [OPINION]

There's no denying the current impact of Rick and Morty to the cultural zeitgeist. It adds so many elements of science fiction together from satirizing the pop culture through its various worlds while maintaining the balance between comedy, cynicism and nihilism. Hard to imagine despite the show's popularity on Adult Swim, it gets the longevity […]

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Golden Globes 2020 TV Nominees: "Fleabag", "Killing Eve", "Mr. Robot" & More

Returning to prowl the stage – pint in hand – for the 77th Annual Golden Globes is none other than the (in)famous Ricky Gervais (Humanity, The Office), so mark your calendars for Sunday, January 5, 2020 (8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT.) and aim those rabbit ears towards NBC. Of course, as much as we're fans […]

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Can You Help The Man Who Named Cartman?

Can you help Matt Karpman – the man who inspired the naming of South Park's Cartman? Friend, Jason McHugh writes for this GoFundMe, Hello friends – Our dear friend Matt Karpman was recently diagnosed with ALS and he and his family need our help – Yes he is the namesake for one of television's most […]


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Cosplay Left Me Before I Left the Cosplay Community [OPINION]

So this is the true story of why I left the cosplay community… You may want to put your seatbelt on, because this story is going to get a little bumpy. Now, if you're unaware, cosplay is a hobby where people dress up as in costumes, generally of characters from comics or movies or tv […]


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"Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens": Awkwafina's Comedy Central Sets Title, Director

With production currently underway in NYC, Awkwafina's (Crazy Rich Asians, The Farewell) upcoming Comedy Central series now has something going for it that every show on television covets: a title. Set to debut in January 2020, Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens is based loosely on the actor's life and has scored an impressive directorial line-up: […]

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Television: Still Whiter Than a Polar Bear in a Snowstorm [BC TV MELTDOWN-OPINION]

The number one problem with television today is a lack of diversity. What?!?! But what about hit shows like Black-ish, Atlanta, Fresh Off the Boat, Scandal, Empire, Superstore, The Good Place? First, most of those are critical successes, but not necessarily ratings successes. Indeed, the top rated scripted and reality shows are still over-whelmingly white, […]



"Drunk History" to Tackle Poodle "Fame" (PREVIEW)

Fame is one of those things that skews the reality behind the famous person, often times over-shadowing the other accomplishments that person might have had in life. Comedy Central's Drunk History will be looking into the effects that massive popularity can have on a person's career on the next episode, titled, appropriately enough, "Fame." Hedy […]