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  1. Hear Indie Singer, and 'Louie' Actress, Eszter Balint Get...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Guitar World

    If you're a fan of the sitcom Louie, you might recognize Eszter Balint as Louis C.K.'s Hungarian-speaking violin-playing love interest in Season 4. What you may not know is that Balint is a bona-fide experimental indie folk singer and songwriter who's about to release her third album, Airless Midnight , August 7 on Red Herring Records. It was recorded between 2014 and early 2015 in New York's Brooklyn Recording and Richmond's Montrose Recording.


  2. Comedians redefine Twitter two-way notionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Buenos Aires Herald

    Judd Apatow's new book, Sick in the Head is a fascinating and revelatory cultural document. A collection of interviews with comedians conducted by Apatow between 1983 and 2015 , Sick in the Head constitutes an important historical work documenting the rise of the class of comedians who came to prominence in the 1980s and 1990s - as well as the generation they would go on to influence.


  3. Charles Grodin On Working With Louis C.K. In 'Louie' &...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Deadline

    It's great to see Charles Grodin acting again. For about 11 years, the legendary screen actor who sublimely segued between comedy and drama, took a break from acting for a career in the TV news realm.


  4. Comedians Weigh In: Is Our Culture Becoming Hyper Sensitive?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Fayetteville Free Weekly

    Courtesy Photo Whitney Wasson, a Fayetteville Comedienne, said that instead of dreading political correctness in comedy, comedians should strive to be more clever with their jokes. We see it all over our social media newsfeeds every day.


  5. The four digits that could thwart Australia's anti-piracy, website-blocking regimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Age

    When Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatened to "root out" Twitter by ordering Turkey's internet service providers to block access to it, his citizens rebelled. People were reportedly using the social network to share recordings which allegedly featured him telling his son to hide large sums of money in anticipation of a police raid.


  6. The Best Movies Coming to and Leaving Netflix in July 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | /film

    To get the most out of your Netflix subscription, it helps to know which films you need to watch before they disappear - and which films you should add to your queue when they arrive. After the jump, find out which films are coming and going from Netflix next month.


  7. Amy Poehler on 'Daily Show' Host Gig: 'It Was the Quickest No in History'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | News Max

    Amy Poehler passed on taking over "The Daily Show" from Jon Stewart and, according to a Comedy Central insider, "it was the quickest no in history." According to an in-depth New York Times Magazine piece on the network , Poehler was among one of three big names offered the position before it was given to relative newcomer Trevor Noah earlier this year.


  8. Sky Stock Rises on Latest Deal ChatterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Hollywood Reporter

    Renewed talk about past interest from Vivendi and Vodafone causes more debate about the future of the pan-European pay TV operator and the Fox's 39 percent stake in it. Shares in pan-European pay TV operator Sky rose as much as 5 percent early Monday amid more debate about the company's possible future.


  9. WTF? Obama's Podcast Interview Is a BustRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | TheDailyBeast.com

    Obama was on Marc Maron's stellar podcast, we were finally hoping to get behind the faA ade but nothing really happened. Sometimes history happens, but nothing really happens.


  10. Why Louis C.K. And Lorne Michaels Got Into A Fight Over An SNL MonologueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | Cinema Blend News

    ... the show back in 2014, he and Michaels got into an argument over the length of the monologue. During rehearsal Louis C.K's opening clocked in at 12 minutes, and Louis wanted to perform the entire thing for the live show. Michaels was having none of ...


  11. Marc Maron On Obama's Visit To 'WTF' Garage,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Deadline

    "I'm a big fan and I love conversations like this," Barack Obama told Marc Maron today in his Highland Park garage. As Deadline exclusively revealed late on June 17, the President of the United States went on the WTF With Marc Maron podcast today for a wide-ranging discussion with the comedian.


  12. Jen Kirkman Wants You to Stop Comparing Her to Louis CK and Chelsea HandlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Phoenix New Times

    The comedian recently released her first-ever Netflix special, titled I'm Gonna Die Alone . It opens with a sketch featuring a woman, an old friend of Jen's, bringing her young son backstage.


  13. Berlin Ukrainian Showcase to Highlight Plight of Oleg SentsovThe...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Hollywood Reporter

    The Ukrainian director, held in a Russian prison for over a year, is due to go on trail on terrorism charges on July 11. The plight of Ukrainian director Oleg Sentsov , accused by Russia of plotting terrorist acts in Crimea, is to be put under the spotlight later this month at a Berlin festival of Ukrainian film. Organizers of the Days of Ukrainian Cinema in Support of Oleg Sentsov, running June 29-July 2 at the German capital's Babylon cinema, will use the event to highlight the cause of a promising young director seized by Russian agents in May 2014 and flown to Moscow where he has been held in custody ever since.


  14. Nine Dead in Charleston Church Shooting: Hollywood ReactsKerry...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Hollywood Reporter

    Charleston, S.C., residents were left reeling Wednesday after a white attacker opened fire at a historic black church, leaving nine people dead. The suspect is still at large, according to police.


  15. No Jokes for YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | City Journal

    'They just want to use these words,' Jerry Seinfeld observed of today's ideologically intolerant young in his recent ESPN radio interview , explaining why so many comics no longer play colleges. 'They just want to use these words.


  16. What we can learn from the impending Homer and Marge Simp...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    After 26 seasons of blissful TV marriage, Marge and Homer Simpson will be splitting up. Al Jean, the show's executive producer, said in an interview with Variety that Homer and Marge will separate during the 27th season of "The Simpsons."


  17. Talk-show Tango: Aziz Ansari, Judd Apatow and the stars of Orange Is the New BlackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Canada.com

    NOVEMBER 16: Actor/comedian Aziz Ansari attends Variety's 4th Annual Power of Comedy presented by Xbox One benefiting the Noreen Fraser Foundation at Avalon on November 16, 2013 in Hollywood, California. The stars of Orange Is the New Black are making the rounds this week for the Season 3 return on Netflix.


  18. Jason Manford: Acting takes the pressure off to provide laughsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Hampshire Chronicle

    Jason Manford has said he enjoys acting because it means he doesn't feel he has to be funny all the time. The comedian has been branching out into other TV work with a recent role in BBC drama series Ordinary Lies and said he had appreciated the change of pace.


  19. Viral Video: Louis C.K.'s "most offensive SNL monologue ever"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Crosscut.com

    One tweet called it the "unfunniest, most offensive SNL monologue ever." Another monologue viewer tweeted that her "heart aches for humanity" after watching it.


  20. Orange Is the New Black's Yael Stone on Binge-Watching, Podcasts and That AccentRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 11 | Adweek

    Name Yael Stone Age 30 Accomplishments Stars as Lorna Morello on Orange Is the New Black Base New York Twitter @YaelStone Adweek: What's the first information you consume in the morning? Stone: I actually had a resolution this year that I was going to reach for my phone less, and I haven't done that. [Laughs] The first thing I do is check for news from home.