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Terminally Ill Comedian Quincy Jones' HBO Special Gets Official Premiere Date

Terminally Ill Comedian Quincy Jones' HBO Special Gets Official Premiere Date

Originally posted 04/12/2016 03:20PM

Less than a month after Ellen DeGeneres convinced HBO to air a special for aspiring comedian Quincy Jones, who was diagnosed with terminal cancer last year, a date has been set for Jones' small screen debut: June 2.

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Barbershop: The Next Cut Cast on Using Humor to Address the Gun and Gang Violence That Has Touched Their Lives

Barbershop: The Next Cut Cast on Using Humor to Address the Gun and Gang Violence That Has Touched Their Lives

Originally posted 04/12/2016 03:00PM

Barbershop: The Next Cut is billed as a comedy, but it's also a film that touches on the threat of violence in urban communities – an issue that's personal to many who worked on the film.

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Amy Poehler Reveals Her Biggest Fear (Hint: It Involves J-Lo) in Hilarious Game of 'Truth or Truth'

Originally posted 12/10/2015 07:35AM

[YOUTUBE "sqjSMZJoAKw" "auto"] Amy Poehler doesn't want J-Lo to be angry at her.

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Meet Pete Davidson: SNL's 21-Year-Old Phenom

Originally posted 10/31/2015 03:45PM

For comedians, few stages are more intimidating than that of NBC's legendary Studio 8H, home of Saturday Night Live for over 40 years.

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Tracy Morgan Returns to Saturday Night Live With Help from 30 Rock Costars: Accident Showed 'How Much Love and Support I Have'

Originally posted 10/18/2015 12:20AM

Tracy Morgan made it back to Saturday Night Live with a little help from his 30 Rock friends.

"I was in a terrible car accident more than a year ago. It was awful, but it also showed me how much love and support I have in this world," Morgan said, returning to SNL for the first time following a tragic car accident that put him in a coma last year.

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Tracy Morgan Jokes About Post-Car Crash Memory Loss and Getting Everyone Pregnant in Saturday Night Live Promos

Originally posted 10/14/2015 05:25PM

[YOUTUBE "X5WRL1BnpSY"] Tracy Morgan is back at home on Saturday Night Live.

The comedian, 46, returns to the show this week for the first time since being injured in a tragic car accident that put him in a coma last year.

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He's Back! Tracy Morgan Does Stand-Up Comedy for First Time Since Accident

Originally posted 10/12/2015 11:55PM

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Amy Schumer Kicks Out Female Heckler for Yelling During Stand-Up Set

Amy Schumer Kicks Out Female Heckler for Yelling During Stand-Up Set

Originally posted 10/12/2015 11:10AM

Don't mess with Amy Schumer.

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Jon Rudnitsky Joins Saturday Night Live Cast

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Jon Rudnitsky Joins Saturday Night Live Cast

Originally posted 08/31/2015 12:25PM

Saturday Night Live is getting a new, fresh face.

Jon Rudnitsky, a 25-year-old stand-up comedian from New Jersey, will join the cast of the NBC show for season 41, according to Variety.

NBC said in a statement that Rudnitsky, who appeared in the Just for Laughs festival in Montreal this year, will join the sketch comedy show as a featured player, NBC News reports.

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John Candy's Daughter Says Her 'Lovable' Father Was 'Similar' to the Characters He Played on Film

Originally posted 08/06/2015 05:20PM

Legendary comedian John Candy came across as sweet and goofy in his many films, and daughter Jen Candy says his onscreen persona matched up pretty closely with the man himself.

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