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BIO: Jon Stewart (born Jonathan Stuart Leibowitz; November 28, 1962)[6] is an American political satirist, writer, television host, actor, media critic and stand-up comedian. He is widely known as host of ... (read more...)

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21st ANNUAL SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS; All the Winners! 21st ANNUAL SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS; All the Winners!
by TV News Desk - January 25, 2015

The 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® will be simulcast live nationally tonight on TNT and TBS beginning at 8 p.m. (ET) / 5 p.m. (PT) from the Los Angeles Shrine Exposition Center.... (more...)
BIRDMAN, NORMAL HEART Among 2015 Producers Guild Award Winners; Full List! BIRDMAN, NORMAL HEART Among 2015 Producers Guild Award Winners; Full List!
by BWW Special Coverage - January 25, 2015

Last night, the Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced this year's winning motion picture, television, and new media productions at the 26th Annual Producers Guild Awards ceremony at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Los Angeles.... (more...)
EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH SHOW Returns to Joe's Pub Next Month; Jon Stewart, Natasha Lyonne & More on Tap EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH SHOW Returns to Joe's Pub Next Month; Jon Stewart, Natasha Lyonne & More on Tap
by BWW News Desk - January 23, 2015

On Thursday, February 19 at 7:00PM, Catie Lazarus returns to Joe's Pub at The Public for the next season of her beloved live talk show, The Employee of the Month Show (EOTM), with guests Jon Stewart, Natasha Lyonne and Sherman 'OT' Powell. Tickets for February 19 are $50 and will be available to the... (more...)
Comedy Central's NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMORE Airs from NEP's Studio 54 Comedy Central's NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMORE Airs from NEP's Studio 54
by BWW News Desk - January 23, 2015

This week, Comedy Central launched The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore, which will be broadcast live to tape, Monday through Thursday from NEP's Studio 54 in the heart of Manhattan... (more...)
VIDEO: Larry Talks Normalizing Relations with Cuba on THE NIGHTLY SHOW VIDEO: Larry Talks Normalizing Relations with Cuba on THE NIGHTLY SHOW
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2015

Larry discusses normalizing relations with Cuba during last night's 'The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore': 'We're going to get shortstops and cigars, and they're going to get our chief export - type 2 diabetes.'... (more...)
VIDEO: Larry Wilmore Evaluates Obama's State of the Union Address on NIGHTLY SHOW VIDEO: Larry Wilmore Evaluates Obama's State of the Union Address on NIGHTLY SHOW
by TV News Desk - January 22, 2015

On last night's NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMORE, Larry discussed the legacy of President Obama and evaluates his State of the Union Address. Check out the clip below!... (more...)
THE NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMORE Premieres to 963,000 Viewers THE NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMORE Premieres to 963,000 Viewers
by TV News Desk - January 21, 2015

According to Deadline, Comedy Central's THE NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMORE premiered to 963,000 viewers on Monday.... (more...)
Photo Flash: HAMILTON Celebrates First Preview at the Public with Lin-Manuel Miranda, Laura Osnes, Brian d'Arcy James and More Photo Flash: HAMILTON Celebrates First Preview at the Public with Lin-Manuel Miranda, Laura Osnes, Brian d'Arcy James and More
by BWW News Desk - January 21, 2015

Following last night's highly anticipated first preview of HAMILTON at the Public, TodayTix hosted the exclusive afterparty at the Public's Library Bar. The party included the cast and creatives for Hamilton as well as special first preview guests including Pitch Perfect's Skylar Astin, Laura Osnes,... (more...)
The 'John Oliver Effect': Time Uncovers How HBO's Latest Player Makes Real Change The 'John Oliver Effect': Time Uncovers How HBO's Latest Player Makes Real Change
by TV News Desk - January 21, 2015

Time has released a new detailed look at how John Oliver's new HBO late-night talk show, LAST WEEK TONIGHT, is making a 'real-life' change away from the small screen.... (more...)
VIDEO: Larry Wilmore Weighs In on Bill Cosby on 'NIGHTLY SHOW' VIDEO: Larry Wilmore Weighs In on Bill Cosby on 'NIGHTLY SHOW'
by TV News Desk - January 21, 2015

Larry Wilmore weighs in on Bill Cosby during last night's 'The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore' on Comedy Central... (more...)
VIDEO: Jon Stewart Defends Beyonce on DAILY SHOW After Mike Huckabee Calls Her 'Vulgar' VIDEO: Jon Stewart Defends Beyonce on DAILY SHOW After Mike Huckabee Calls Her 'Vulgar'
by TV News Desk - January 20, 2015

Mike Huckabee stopped by THE DAILY SHOW to chat about his potential presidential plans and more with Jon Stewart - and sounded off on Grammy winner Beyonce. After calling her 'vulgar,' Stewart stepped up in her defense. Check out the full segment, via E! Online, below!... (more...)
ROSEWATER Coming to Digital HD, Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and On Demand, 2/10 ROSEWATER Coming to Digital HD, Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and On Demand, 2/10
by Movies News Desk - January 20, 2015

A journalist in Iran endures an unthinkable ordeal when he is falsely accused of spying in Rosewater, a political thriller coming to Digital HD, Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and On Demand on February 10, 2015... (more...)
Sinbad, Kathleen Madigan & More Set for Gilda's Club Signature Event Sinbad, Kathleen Madigan & More Set for Gilda's Club Signature Event
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2015

Gilda's LaughFest today announced that this year's Signature Event will celebrate the festival's fifth year, and five years of smiles in West Michigan, with a lineup of returning LaughFest comedians coming together for the first time ever. Additionally, LaughFest has announced the remaining acts for... (more...)
VIDEO: Watch Clip from Series Premiere of NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMORE VIDEO: Watch Clip from Series Premiere of NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMORE
by TV News Desk - January 20, 2015

On last night's series premiere of THE NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMORE, Wilmore introduced the topics up for discussion: white people sweeping the Academy Award nominations, Oprah Winfrey taking to the streets of Selma, Alabama, and the state of the black protest.... (more...)
Lin-Manuel Miranda's New Musical HAMILTON Begins Tonight at the Public Lin-Manuel Miranda's New Musical HAMILTON Begins Tonight at the Public
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2015

The Public Theater presents the world premiere musical Hamilton, beginning previews tonight, January 20, in The Public's Newman Theater. Inspired by the book 'Alexander Hamilton' by Ron Chernow, with book, music, and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda and directed by Thomas Kail, Hamilton runs through Sun... (more...)
Highlights in Jazz Concert Series Presents 43rd Season Highlights in Jazz Concert Series Presents 43rd Season
by BWW News Desk - January 18, 2015

Jack Kleinsinger's Highlights In Jazz, New York's longest running jazz concert series, kicks off its 43rd season on Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 8:00 PM at the Tribeca Performing Arts Center at Borough Manhattan Community College, 199 Chambers Street, NY, 10007.... (more...)
Sen. Cory Booker, Rapper Talib Kweli & Comedian Bill Burr Set for LARRY WILMORE Premiere Sen. Cory Booker, Rapper Talib Kweli & Comedian Bill Burr Set for LARRY WILMORE Premiere
by TV News Desk - January 16, 2015

Senator Cory Booker, Talib Kweli and Bill Burr will get a taste of extra nightlyness when they appear as the inaugural panel during the debut episode of Comedy Central's "The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore" on Monday, January 19 at 11:30 p.m. ET/PT.... (more...)
Review Roundup: Kevin Hart & Josh Gad Star in THE WEDDING RINGER Review Roundup: Kevin Hart & Josh Gad Star in THE WEDDING RINGER
by Movies News Desk - January 16, 2015

Comedian Kevin Hart stars in THE WEDDING RINGER, a new comedy hitting theaters nationwide today, January 16th.... (more...)
Anne Hathaway Eyeing GROUNDED at the Public This Spring; Julie Taymor to Direct Anne Hathaway Eyeing GROUNDED at the Public This Spring; Julie Taymor to Direct
by BWW News Desk - January 15, 2015

The Daily Mail writes that Anne Hathaway is in talks to appear onstage in George Brant's GROUNDED, a one-woman drama about an F16 pilot involved in airstrikes in the Middle East, at the Public Theater this spring. THE LION KING and SPIDER-MAN director Julie Taymor will helm and design the production... (more...)
Amazon Announces First Pilot Season of 2015 Amazon Announces First Pilot Season of 2015
by TV News Desk - January 15, 2015

Amazon Studios today announced its first pilot season of 2015 is now available on Amazon Instant Video in the US, UK and Germany.... (more...)
PETER PAN LIVE, TONYS Earn Glenn Weiss DGA AWARD Nomination; Full List PETER PAN LIVE, TONYS Earn Glenn Weiss DGA AWARD Nomination; Full List
by TV News Desk - January 14, 2015

Directors Guild of America President Paris Barclay today announced the DGA's nominees for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Television, Commercials and Documentary for 2014.... (more...)
John Oliver Joins MSG's GARDEN OF LAUGHS Lineup John Oliver Joins MSG's GARDEN OF LAUGHS Lineup
by BWW News Desk - January 14, 2015

MSG Entertainment and the Garden of Dreams Foundation are pleased to announce that Emmy and Writer's Guild Award-winning writer and comedian, John Oliver, has joined the lineup of Garden of Laughs, the all-star comedy benefit for the Garden of Dreams Foundation taking place at The Theater at Madison... (more...)
Public Theater Extends Lin-Manuel Miranda's New Musical HAMILTON for Second Time Public Theater Extends Lin-Manuel Miranda's New Musical HAMILTON for Second Time
by BWW News Desk - January 14, 2015

The Public Theater announced a second extension today for the world premiere musical HAMILTON, beginning previews on Tuesday, January 20 in The Public's Newman Theater. Inspired by the book "Alexander Hamilton" by Ron Chernow, with book, music, and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda and directed by Thomas... (more...)
John Oliver Joins All-Star Lineup to Benefit Garden of Dreams Foundation, 3/28 John Oliver Joins All-Star Lineup to Benefit Garden of Dreams Foundation, 3/28
by TV News Desk - January 14, 2015

? MSG Entertainment and the Garden of Dreams Foundation are pleased to announce that Emmy and Writer's Guild Award-winning writer and comedian, John Oliver, has joined the lineup of Garden of Laughs, the all-star comedy benefit for the Garden of Dreams Foundation taking place at The Theater at Madis... (more...)
BIRDMAN, ANNIE, INTO THE WOODS Among 2015 GALECA AWARD Nominees BIRDMAN, ANNIE, INTO THE WOODS Among 2015 GALECA AWARD Nominees
by Movies News Desk - January 13, 2015

Each year, GALECA honors its picks for the year's finest in film and television, from mainstream to gaystream, with its annual Dorian Awards. Presented each February, the Dorians are named with a nod to the great and gay wit Oscar Wilde.... (more...)






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