RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Comedy Central (tv network)

A collection of news and information related to Comedy Central (tv network) published by this site and its partners.

Top Comedy Central (tv network) Articles

Displaying items 97-108
  • Emmy Voters Lean Toward Barbed Political Commentaries on Latenight

    As far as the Emmy nominees for Variety Series are concerned, it's the politics, stupid. A category once dominated by music and sketches now tilts decidedly toward contemporary commentary and lampoons. Whether the hook is faux news reporting (Jon...
  • 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' Rules the Week in TV Advertising Spend

    In this week's edition of the Variety Movie Commercial Tracker, powered by iSpot.tv, "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" leads in spending with an estimated outlay of $9 million for spots that have aired 2,161 times across 41 networks through August 10. The...
  • TV Review: Netflix's 'BoJack Horseman'

    Joining the premium-TV ranks requires a certain commitment to doing what others aren't. Hence, Netflix gets virtually no points for "BoJack Horseman," a raunchy animated series that not-so-boldly goes where seemingly everyone -- Fox, Comedy Central, Adult...
  • Amazon vs. Hachette: Soul searching in techie, bookish Seattle

    SEATTLE In this city famous for its independent bookstores and pungent coffee shops brick-and-mortar institutions that value touch, taste and long, rainy afternoons a high-profile conflict about the business of selling e-books has left many readers...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Comedy Night Is Back At Playhouse On Park

    The laughs return to Playhouse on Park with the 6th season's first Comedy Night at the Playhouse on Saturday, Sept. 13, at 8 p.m. This evening of stand-up will feature Pete Michaels as the headliner, with Mike Prior as the opening act and Matt Jedynak...
  • Chris Hardwick's '@Midnight' Gets Second Season on Comedy Central

    By Jason Hughes LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Stephen Colbert may be leaving Comedy Central's late-night lineup to take over CBS's "Late Show," but Chris Hardwick is staying put. The comedian revealed on "The Tonight Show" that the network has picked up '@...
  • Comedy Central renews '@midnight' for second season

    Comedy Central renews '@midnight' for second season
    It looks like "@midnight," the late-night Internet-themed quiz show, has scored major points with Comedy Central, getting renewed for a second season that will air in 2015. The announcement, appropriately enough, came just after midnight (on the East...
  • New York Television Festival To Spotlight 62 Projects In Pilot Competition

    An animated film-noir parody, an adult who returns to the Boy Scouts to earn the merit badges he failed to secure as a kid and a spy comedy set in 1968 are among the 62 projects set to get a spotlight in an annual competition of indie pilots held by the...
  • Top 3 Pop: New Haruki Murakami novel; 'The Approval Matrix'; 'The Giver' movie

    Top 3 Pop: New Haruki Murakami novel; 'The Approval Matrix'; 'The Giver' movie
    'THE GIVER' FILM 1 Based on the book by Lois Lowry, "The Giver" transcends boundaries, telling the story of a utopian society. The story centers on Jonas (Brenton Thwaites), a young man chosen to be the community's Receiver of Memories. He begins to...
  • Comedy Central Renews Chris Hardwick's '@midnight'

    "@midnght," host Chris Hardwick's popular weeknight panel show that famously mixes the best of what both social media and improv comedy have to offer, has been given a second season order at Comedy Central. The show became a ratings hit -- especially...
  • Why BuzzFeed Is Launching Its Own Hollywood Studio

    Are you ready for "Listicle: The Movie"? BuzzFeed, the Internet-media company best known for its shareable list-based articles, is expanding across multiple vectors -- including changing the name of its digital-video division into the grandiose-...
  • Viacom Claims Cablevision Engaged in Fraud in Pact for Channel Carriage

    Viacom is claiming that Cablevision's 2012 negotiations for carriage of its cable networks were a "complete sham" and is asking a federal judge to void an agreement that gives the cable operator rights to carry MTV, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, BET and...