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Max Greenfield Is Glad Fox Forced Him to Use Twitter But the New Girl star tones it down for the post-Glee crowd

Specs Who Max Greenfield Age 33 Accomplishments Stars as Schmidt in Fox’s New Girl; appears in They Came Together, in theaters and on-demand now Base Los Angeles What’s the first information you consume in the…

July 2, 2014, 9:13 PM EDT

Chelsea Handler Has Found That New Gig—at Netflix Unhappy at E!, she's on streaming starting in October

Chelsea Handler trashed her bosses at E! pretty hard on The Howard Stern Show earlier this year but that hasn't affected her hiring prospects. The comedian's hour-long special Uganda Be…

June 19, 2014, 11:13 AM EDT

Jackie de Crinis Returns From Paradise to Take On USA’s Wider Development Mission Goes well beyond original scripted dramas

   Specs Who Jackie de Crinis New gig Evp, original programming, USA Network  Old gig Senior programming executive, USA Network Age 49  In a recent interview with Adweek, chairman of NBCU Cable Entertainment Bonnie Hammer said USA Network…

May 18, 2014, 9:19 PM EDT

FX's Archer Finally Goes Full Danger Zone in New Promo Top Gun spoof is a long time coming

Well, they finally went and did it. After four solid seasons of douchebaggy secret agent Sterling Archer bellowing "DANGER ZONE!" in a Logginsy falsetto, FX has re-created the hilariously self-serious music…

October 11, 2013, 12:06 PM EDT

FXX Is Bulking Up Its Subscribers Ratings are also climbing steadily for the network

It’s Champagne time for the latest cable network to rebrand and relaunch. 21st Century Fox’s male-skewing FXX took the place of Fox Soccer Channel on Sept. 3, and in that…

October 9, 2013, 6:35 AM EDT

All Cars Are Women and All Women Are Cars Comedian Lauren Reeves gets under the hood of car advertising, and finds a woman's body

Our new video columnist Lauren Reeves gets under the hood of car advertising. And finds a woman's body

September 18, 2013, 3:30 PM EDT

Comedian Amy Schumer Worries About Mixing Ambien and Snapchat No selfies

Specs Who Amy Schumer Age 32 Accomplishments Comedian, actress, writer; star of sketch comedy series Inside Amy Schumer (Tuesdays at 10:30 p.m. on Comedy Central); former finalist on NBC’s Last Comic Standing Base New…

June 28, 2013, 12:16 AM EDT

Comedy Troupe Prepares to Improvise Three-Minute Ad on Live TV What could go wrong?

Forgetting that a lot of improv comedy stinks, ad agency 18 Feet & Rising is partnering with British improv troupe Mischief Theatre to produce a live ad that will air…

June 6, 2013, 3:56 PM EDT

Dollar Shave Club's Newest Product: Toilet Wipes for Dudes 'We want to service your face, your a-- and everything in between'

Dollar Shave Club, a mail-order razor company known for its sense of humor, is unveiling a video to announce a fresh product line—flushable toilet wipes for men.  "We want to service your…

June 4, 2013, 10:00 AM EDT

Futurama Spanned TV’s Sci-Fi Evolution Matt Groening’s sci-fi comedy enters the past on Sept. 4

Bad news, everyone: Comedy Central has decided not to order another season of Matt Groening’s Futurama, thus canceling the animated sci-fi comedy after 140 episodes. Set to return on June…

April 22, 2013, 4:07 PM EDT

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