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Back For More: Rickey Smiley’s “Dish Nation” Renewed

Good news for comedian Rickey Smiley! The news magazine show that features the crew from his “Rickey Smiley Morning Show” has just been renewed for a second season. The 30-minute entertainment news program has been re-upped by Fox Television stations ...
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Byron Allen: Class Action Suit Against TV Mogul

Former employees of Byron Allen have filed a class action suit against him, his company, Entertainment Studios and affiliated entities for breach of contract, unfair business practices and for not paying some employees the wages they say they were due. ...
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Arsenio Hall: Releases Trailer For New Late Night Show

Comedian Arsenio Hall revealed in November 2010 that he was itching to get back on late night television, but at the time felt the market was too crowded. Despite his iconic “The Arsenio Hall Show” having ended in 1994, Hall ...
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Wayne Brady: Apologizes For Joke About Sarah Palin’s Son

Comedian Wayne Brady has apologized for making a joke about Sarah Palin’s son, Trig during a televised roast of comedienne Roseanne Barr on Comedy Central. The Emmy Award-winning host made reference to Trig, who suffers from Down syndrome, during a joke about fellow ...
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Raw Deal: Chris Rock Executive Producing New Comedy Show

Comedian Chris Rock is executive producing a new sketch comedy pilot for Comedy Central starring young comic Deshawn Raw. The show, “D-Raw,” will be comprised of sketches featuring Raw and his diverse group of friends and their experiences as they ...
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CONFIRMED: Kevin Hart Hosting 2012 MTV VMAs

Comedian Kevin Hart is apparently in final negotiations to host the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards. Sources close to the 32-year-old comic confirm the rumor originally reported by HumorMillMag.com that Hart’s deal to host the award show “is pretty much ...