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Showtime to air Alan Cumming stand-up special ‘Club Cumming Presents a Queer Comedy Extravaganza’

Emmy® nominee and Tony winner Alan Cumming (The Good Wife, Cabaret) will debut his first SHOWTIME comedy special, CLUB CUMMING PRESENTS A QUEER COMEDY EXTRAVAGANZA, with a premiere on Friday, September 2 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Cumming hosts this cabaret-style gathering featuring seven up-and-coming queer comedians that represent not only […]

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Showtime orders comedy series ‘Entitled’ starring Brett Gelman

SHOWTIME announced today that the network has ordered the half-hour comedy series ENTITLED, starring Brett Gelman (Stranger Things, Fleabag) and created by Matt Morgan (Mister Winner, The Mimic), who will both executive produce. The series is co-produced by SHOWTIME and Channel 4 in the UK, in association with All3Media International.Harry Williams, Jack Williams and Sarah Hammond of […]

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‘The Righteous Gemstones’ season two premieres tonight on HBO

The second coming is coming. The Righteous Gemstones season two premieres tonight on HBO. THE RIGHTEOUS GEMSTONES, starring Danny McBride, John Goodman, Edi Patterson and Adam Devine, debuts its nine-episode second season with  two new episodes SUNDAY, JANUARY 9 (10:00-11:25pm ET/PT), followed by additional half-hour episodes on subsequent Sundays at […]

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HBO’s ‘The Righteous Gemstones’ season two trailer

THE RIGHTEOUS GEMSTONES, starring Danny McBride, John Goodman, Edi Patterson and Adam Devine, debuts its nine-episode second season with  two new episodes SUNDAY, JANUARY 9 (10:00-11:25pm ET/PT), followed by additional half-hour episodes on subsequent Sundays at the same time. The series debuts on HBO and will be available to stream […]

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Showtime has picked up ‘I Love This For You,’ starring Vanessa Bayer and Molly Shannon

SHOWTIME has picked up the half-hour comedy series I LOVE THIS FOR YOU, starring and executive produced by Emmy® nominee Vanessa Bayer (Saturday Night Live), along with fellow nominee Molly Shannon (The White Lotus, The Other Two) also leading the cast. Bayer co-created the series with Emmy nominee and two-time […]

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Showtime picks up comedy series ‘Moonbase 8’ starring Fred Armisen, John C. Reilly and Tim Heidecker

SHOWTIME has picked up MOONBASE 8, a new half-hour comedy series from A24 set to debut this fall. Starring Emmy® nominee Fred Armisen (Portlandia), Tim Heidecker (Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!) and Golden Globe®  and Academy Award®  nominee John C. Reilly (Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story), the six-episode series is a […]

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HBO has renewed CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM, starring Larry David, for an eleventh season

HBO has renewed the Emmy® and Golden Globe-winning comedy series CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM, starring Larry David, for an eleventh season, it was announced today by Amy Gravitt, Executive Vice President, HBO Programming. “This past season tapped into the zeitgeist in such an uncomfortably delightful way,” said Gravitt. “Larry is already […]

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HBO renews comedy series AVENUE 5

Following the debut of the first season on January 19, comedy series AVENUE 5 has been renewed for a second season, it was announced today by Amy Gravitt, Executive Vice President, HBO Programming. Created and executive produced by Armando Iannucci of “Veep,” AVENUE 5 is set forty years in the […]

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Sarah Silverman returns to HBO for comedy special and pilot

Two-time Emmy®-winning comedian, actress, writer and producer Sarah Silverman returns to HBO for a new stand-up comedy special and late-night series pilot order, it was announced today by Nina Rosenstein, executive vice president, HBO Programming. Silverman describes her proposed late-night series as “weighing in on the mishigas of the week […]

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HBO renews ‘The Righteous Gemstones’

HBO has renewed the comedy series THE RIGHTEOUS GEMSTONES for a second season, it was announced today by Amy Gravitt, executive vice president, HBO Programming. “Danny, Jody and David are among our favorite collaborators and we’re thrilled that their take on a family comedy has been met with such enthusiasm,” […]

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‘The Righteous Gemstones’ preview

Tonight at 10/9c on HBO, don’t miss an all-new episode of The Righteous Gemstones. THE RIGHTEOUS GEMSTONES, starring Danny McBride, John Goodman, Edi Patterson and Adam Devine, tells the story of a world-famous televangelist family with a long tradition of deviance, greed and charitable work. Also starring are Walton Goggins […]

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Catch the premiere of ‘Tropical Cop Tales’ starring Patrick G. Keenan Feb. 1 on Adult Swim

Tropical Cop Tales premieres Friday, February 1st on Adult Swim with back to back episodes at Midnight and 12:15am ET/PT. Created and executive produced by Toby Harvard and Jim Hosking. Directed by Jim Hosking. Tropical Cop Tales has enlisted the superbly talented Patrick G. Keenan to bring the Scalp Collector […]

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Showtime debuts first look at the new comedy series ‘Who Is America?’ from Sacha Baron Cohen

SHOWTIME has debuted a first look at WHO IS AMERICA?, Sacha Baron Cohen’s comedy series, featuring his first new characters in 15 years, which are so believably performed that they can exist in the real world. Famous for creating a roster of iconic moments and incendiary characters, Baron Cohen returns to […]

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Sacha Baron Cohen returns to television with new Showtime comedy series ‘Who Is America?’

Today, SHOWTIME announced a brand new satirical half-hour series from comedian Sacha Baron Cohen. Famous for creating a roster of iconic moments and incendiary characters, Baron Cohen returns to series television for the first time in more than a decade, writing and directing WHO IS AMERICA? In the works over the past […]

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HBO renews ‘Barry’ and ‘Silicon Valley’

Following the recent season premieres of both shows, HBO has renewed the comedy series BARRY and SILICON VALLEY, it was announced today by Amy Gravitt, executive vice president, HBO Programming.             “While BARRY has delighted audiences with its deft interplay of comedy and drama, SILICON VALLEY remains as brilliantly and […]

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HBO confirms Oct. 1 debut for season 9 of ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’

The Emmy®-winning comedy series CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM, starring Larry David, returns for its ten-episode ninth season SUNDAY, OCT. 1 (10:00-10:30 p.m. ET/PT), on HBO. The show brings back cast favorites Jeff Garlin, Susie Essman and JB Smoove, among many others. Larry David created and executive produces the series with Jeff […]

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Watch ‘Tour de Pharmacy’ & ‘Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping’ starring Andy Samberg tonight on HBO

Tour de Pharmacy and Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping, starring Andy Samberg, will be premiering tonight on HBO. Stock up on “squirrel jam” and enjoy a phenomenal night of comedy. Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping will escort you ever so gently to your happy place. The film is an easy […]

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Watch ‘Tour de Pharmacy’ & ‘Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping’ starring Andy Samberg July 8 on HBO

Tour de Pharmacy and Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping, starring Andy Samberg, will be premiering July 8th on HBO. Stock up on “squirrel jam” and enjoy a phenomenal night of comedy. Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping will escort you ever so gently to your happy place. The film is an […]

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‘Detroiters’ preview

Best friends and fledgling ad men Sam and Tim may not have the money, connections or talent that the big guys do, but they have ambition out the wazoo. Together, they’re out to build a local advertising empire and restore their home city of Detroit to its former glory in […]

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FOX orders full season of ‘Lethal Weapon’

  FOX has ordered a full season of the hit action drama LETHAL WEAPON, picking up an additional five episodes, it was announced today by David Madden, President, Entertainment, Fox Broadcasting Company. This brings the total order to 18 episodes for the 2016-17 season. “LETHAL WEAPON delivers an explosive and […]

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Marc Maron, David Spade, Rosanna Arquette, and John Mellencamp to guest star on ‘Roadies’

The hits keep coming and so do the guest stars on the first season of the SHOWTIME series ROADIES, which airs Sundays at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Among those appearing in future episodes are Emmy® and Golden Globe®-nominated comedian David Spade as Harris DeSoto, star of the fictional drama Dead Sex, a must-see favorite of the […]

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Exclusive Interview: Katharine Isabelle discusses ‘How to Plan an Orgy in a Small Town’ and ‘Hannibal’

I spoke with Katharine Isabelle about How to Plan an Orgy in a Small Town, Hannibal, and more. Hannibal was everything that television should be and I guess that made it too perfect for continued existence. Katharine did a phenomenal job bringing Margot Verger to life. Katharine plays Alice in […]

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MIKE & MOLLY preview

See what happens when Mike becomes overly sensitive after his wallet is stolen from the squad car while he was snoozing in the front seat the Mike & Molly episode entitled “Super Cop.” Watch an all-new episode of Mike & Molly tonight at 8:30/7:30c on CBS.

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ANGIE TRIBECA Review

The entire first season of Angie Tribeca premieres tonight on TBS for 25 hours straight. The series was created by the perfectly bizarre minds of Steve and Nancy Carell. Angie Tribeca is definitely an homage to Airplane! and The Naked Gun franchise. The show is nothing but goofy, brainless fun […]

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Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will cohost ‘SNL’ this week with musical guest Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band

On Saturday, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will cohost Saturday Night Live, with musical guest Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band. Catch their new promo below! SNL Hosts Tina Fey & Amy Poehler Are Psyched For Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band Tina Fey and Amy Poehler return […]

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FOX has ordered a full season of new comedy THE GRINDER

FOX has ordered a full season of new comedy THE GRINDER, it was announced today by David Madden, President, Entertainment, Fox Broadcasting Company. “THE GRINDER is the perfect combination of razor-sharp wit and relatable family dynamics — two hallmarks of successful comedies,” said Madden. “The critics have embraced this original, […]

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‘The Muppets’ preview

Don’t miss an all-new episode of The Muppets tonight at 8/7c on ABC.   “It’s always been Witherspoon, always.” #TheMuppets is all-new tonight at 8|7c with @RWitherspoon! https://t.co/MvbQXzfJkT — The Muppets on ABC (@TheMuppetsABC) October 27, 2015

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Megan Fox cast in recurring role on ‘New Girl’

Actress Megan Fox (“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” “Transformers”) will guest-star in a recurring role on the upcoming season of NEW GIRL, appearing in a multi-episode arc of the hit comedy. Fox will play “Reagan,” a gorgeous, straight-shooting pharmaceutical sales rep who comes to town on business and shakes things up […]

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Joan Cusack takes home first-ever Emmy for ‘Shameless’ on Showtime

After five consecutive Emmy nominations, Joan Cusack received her first Emmy win for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for her unforgettable role as “Sheila Jackson” in SHAMELESS on SHOWTIME.  This also marks the first-ever Emmy win for the network’s top-rated comedy series and the first-ever win for SHOWTIME […]

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‘Married’ preview and extra

Check out what’s coming up tonight on Married and watch a scene from last week’s episode. Season two continues Thursdays at 10:30 pm only on FX. Married – Next On: The Cruise ~ Lina helps Russ manage his relationship with his mother. Married – MURDERER! – Selected Scene: Episode 6 […]

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‘Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll’ preview

Check out what’s coming up tonight on Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll. Season one continues at 10 pm only on FX. Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll – Next On: Supercalifragilisticjuliefriggingandrews ~ Gigi meets Johnny’s mom and finds out why Mary Poppins ruined her career in show business. And Johnny’s childhood.   Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll Twitter- https://twitter.com/sdrr Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/SDRRFX  

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‘You’re the Worst’ season one clip

Check out a clip from season one of You’re the Worst. Season two premieres Wednesday, September 9th at 10:30 PM only on FXX. You’re the Worst – Best of the Worst: Gretchen’s Birthday Breakfast ~ Birthday breakfasts never quite go how you expect them to… You’re the Worst Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/youretheworst Twitter: https://twitter.com/YTWFXX […]

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‘Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll’ preview

Tonight at 10/9c on FX, don’t miss an all-new episode of Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll. Johnny dies. On the internet. And decides to stay dead for financial reasons. Which leads to a big break for Gigi. Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll Twitter- https://twitter.com/sdrr Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/SDRRFX  

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‘The Simpsons’ Mother’s Day marathon on FXX

Get ready for the mother of all Simpsanity Sundays! The Maternal Madness begins Sunday at 3p on FXX. Simpsanity Sunday on FXX: Happy Mother’s Day, Marge! FXX Network Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/FXX Twitter – www.twitter.com/fxxnetwork Tumblr – www.fxxnetwork.tumblr.com Instagram  – www.instagram.com/fxxnetwork Pinterest  www.pinterest.com/fxxnetwork The Simpsons Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/everysimpsonsever Twitter – https://twitter.com/EverySimpsons

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FOX renews THE LAST MAN ON EARTH

FOX has picked up comedy series THE LAST MAN ON EARTH for a second season, it was announced today by David Madden, President, Entertainment, Fox Broadcasting Company. “We knew we had something special with THE LAST MAN ON EARTH. It’s one of those rare shows that continues to add depth […]