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Aug 26

Louis C.K., Sarah Silverman win comedy writing awards at 2014 Emmys

Plus all of the video highlights!

Louis C.K., Sarah Silverman win comedy writing awards at 2014 Emmys

Plus all of the video highlights!

Aug 25

Mike Epps to play Richard Pryor in long-awaited on-again off-again biopic

Epps literally kissing the ring of Jennifer Lee Pryor, Richard’s widow, on Sunday. She’s producing along with Oprah and Lee Daniels, who is directing.

Mike Epps to play Richard Pryor in long-awaited on-again off-again biopic

Epps literally kissing the ring of Jennifer Lee Pryor, Richard’s widow, on Sunday. She’s producing along with Oprah and Lee Daniels, who is directing.

Comics Unleashed taped new episodes for Fall 2014!

Repeats have been airing in late-night on CBS stations since 2007.

Comics Unleashed taped new episodes for Fall 2014!

Repeats have been airing in late-night on CBS stations since 2007.

Dave Chappelle surprises Hartford crowd on 2014 Funny or Die Oddball Tour with triumphant return performance

The lineup on Saturday already had included Louis C.K., Amy Schumer, Aziz Ansari, Dave Attell, Hannibal Buress and Sarah Silverman.

Dave Chappelle surprises Hartford crowd on 2014 Funny or Die Oddball Tour with triumphant return performance

The lineup on Saturday already had included Louis C.K., Amy Schumer, Aziz Ansari, Dave Attell, Hannibal Buress and Sarah Silverman.

Aug 22

SNL’s 40th anniversary includes State Farm partnership bringing back Hans & Franz, Richmeister for NFL ads with Aaron Rodgers

First TV ad debuts during the MTV Video Music Awards

SNL’s 40th anniversary includes State Farm partnership bringing back Hans & Franz, Richmeister for NFL ads with Aaron Rodgers

First TV ad debuts during the MTV Video Music Awards

Aug 21

“Millennial” Alex Edelman lands on Edinburgh Fringe’s shortlist for 2014 awards

Awards handed out Saturday.

“Millennial” Alex Edelman lands on Edinburgh Fringe’s shortlist for 2014 awards

Awards handed out Saturday.

Aug 20

Remembering Robin Williams

A week later, a heartfelt appreciation.

Remembering Robin Williams

A week later, a heartfelt appreciation.

Bill Cosby’s biographer on the origin story of the “Cosby Sweater”

Cosby: His Life and Times, by Mark Whitaker, is out in September.

Bill Cosby’s biographer on the origin story of the “Cosby Sweater”

Cosby: His Life and Times, by Mark Whitaker, is out in September.

Aug 09

Cathy Ladman jokes about her anorexia in stand-up and panel on Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson

She’s workshopping her new one-woman show in L.A., “Does This Show Make Me Look Fat?”

Cathy Ladman jokes about her anorexia in stand-up and panel on Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson

She’s workshopping her new one-woman show in L.A., “Does This Show Make Me Look Fat?”

Aug 08

On the 40th anniversary of Richard Nixon’s resignation, Harry Shearer inhabits the late, disgraced president: “Nixon’s The One”

On the 40th anniversary of Richard Nixon’s resignation, Harry Shearer inhabits the late, disgraced president: “Nixon’s The One”