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“Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen” premieres on Monday, September 19

HollywoodNews.com: Charlie Sheen may be driving this train, but COMEDY CENTRAL is pulling out all the stops! The network unveiled today the first wave of Roasters, who will be joining Roast Master Seth MacFarlane for an epic evening…let the games begin! Additional Roasters and talent to be in attendance will[...]

The Situation latest celeb censored for insensitive jokes

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: There has been a lot of talk about comedians being censored when their edgy material goes too far. Gilbert Gottfried lost his gig as the voice of the Aflac duck for insensitive Tweets he made regrding the tragedies in Japan. Rapper 50 Cent is taking heat[...]

COMEDY CENTRAL and MTV Networks Announce ‘The Comedy Awards’

hollywoodnews.com: COMEDY CENTRAL and MTV Networks, both divisions of Viacom (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), have tapped New York City to host “The Comedy Awards,” the first-ever multi-network, multi-platform, annual event dedicated to honoring and celebrating the world of comedy, it was announced today by Doug Herzog, president, MTV Networks Entertainment Group.[...]

“Dinner for Schmucks” gets a new date on the summer schedule

Hollywoodnews.com: Moviegoers will have to wait a little longer for dinner. Paramount’s Paul Rudd-Zach Galifianakis-Steve Carrell comedy “Dinner for Schmucks” changed its release date from July 23 to July 30. Insiders, according to Variety, said that the DreamWorks-Spyglass production moved on account of the crowded summer release schedule. “Schmucks” needed[...]

Sarah Silverman ready for long-awaited new season of her show

BY GREG HERNANDEZ It’s been more than a year between seasons but for fans of “The Sarah Silverman Program,” the wait is almost over. The quirky sitcom – which features Silverman as a self-centered and ignorant woman also named Sarah Silverman returns with new episodes on Comedy Central on Feb.[...]