| May 23, 2009
You could call it a shorts sale.
Tom Lennon, the pants-averse Lt. Jim Dangle on Comedy Central's "Reno 911!" (2003-09), and his actress wife, Jenny Robertson, have purchased a Hancock Park-area house for $2,175,000. The seller was "ER" actress Maura...
| May 23, 2009
It is the weekend and it's time to go to the movies. Before you buy those tickets, 39's Mia Gradney is at the movies and she has a look at what's playing.
| May 26, 2009
For the record: This version corrects the list of characters played by Hank Azaria on "The Simpsons."
It's a far cry from Springfield, but comedic actor and "Simpsons" voice artist Hank Azaria recently purchased a home in Bel-Air for $10 million.
| May 30, 2009
It's a far cry from Springfield, but comedic actor and "The Simpsons" voice artist Hank Azaria recently purchased a home in Bel-Air for $10 million.
The gated traditional has seven bedrooms and 10 bathrooms in about 9,000 square feet of living space,...
| Feb 4, 2009
Chief Wiggum, Apu Nahasapeemapetilon, Moe Szyslak and the Comic Book Guy will soon share the joys of fatherhood.
Hank Azaria, voice actor for numerous characters on "The Simpsons," and his girlfriend Katie Wright are expecting a baby boy, reports People....
| Feb 19, 2009
British funnyman Steve Coogan welcomes challenges. "I like to scare myself," he says.
So after a decade-long absence from the live stage, Coogan went on a stand-up comedy tour of England last year. "I did big, scary venues," he says. "It's like a...
| Sep 12, 2009
A night at the Stiller compound?
Comic actor Ben Stiller and his actress wife, Christine Taylor, have listed their Hollywood Hills property at $12.5 million.
The site includes two houses and a one-bedroom guesthouse for a total of 10 bedrooms and 11...
| Jun 11, 2009
He's a world-famous funnyman who commands $20 million a movie. So what does Eddie Murphy get you at the multiplex? In the case of his new PG-rated comedy “ Imagine That,” some prepubescent girls -- and not too much else.
The year has been...
| Jun 21, 2009
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Comedy, whether it's romantic or raunchy, innocent or goofy, is on a roll at the the box office and helped end a three-week mini-slump for the industry.
Thanks to the surprising strength of Disney's "The Proposal" and the solid opening of Sony's " Year...
| Sep 3, 2009
Comic actor Ben Stiller and his actress wife, Christine Taylor, have listed their Hollywood Hills compound at $12.5 million.
The property, which sits on nearly 1 acre, includes two houses and a one-bedroom guesthouse for a total of 10 bedrooms and 11...
| Mar 5, 2009
Robin Williams has had to pull out of scheduled performances because of health problems.
The Oscar-winning funnyman is currently at a Miami hospital with heart issues, the Miami Herald first reported.
Williams, 57, who has been hitting 80 cities with...
| Mar 6, 2009
Robin Williams won't continue his one-man show tour after all.
The comedian has canceled all the shows for his "Weapons of Self-Destruction" tour in order to "undergo surgery for an aortic valve replacement," according to his reps. It is hoped that if...