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Chris Hardwick Announced Ar Comedy Works Larimer Square Photo Chris Hardwick Announced Ar Comedy Works Larimer Square
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2019

Chris Hardwick is a comedian, actor, TV host, author, writer, producer, and podcaster whose quick wit and up-to-the-minute intellect has made him the voice for a generation of pop culture enthusiasts.  Hardwick currently serves as founder, CEO, and creative head of Nerdist, which includes his own incredibly successful Nerdist Podcast, with over 5.5M downloads per month.

Stifel Theatre Announces Jo Koy BREAK THE MOLD Tour Photo Stifel Theatre Announces Jo Koy BREAK THE MOLD Tour
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2018

Following the success of his 2017 Netflix special, Jo Koy: Live from Seattle, Koy embarked on his "Break the Mold Tour," a nod to the DIY ethos of one of the country's most successful Asian-American comedians. The tour, which made stops in Bakersfield, California, Midland, Texas and Bellingham, Washington, has added dates including a stop in St. Louis at Stifel Theatre on Saturday, March 2 at 8 p.m.

Paula Poundstone Comes to Paramount Theatre May 3 Photo Paula Poundstone Comes to Paramount Theatre May 3
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2018

Comedy Works Entertainment presents Paula Poundstone at Paramount Theatre in Denver on Friday, May 3rd at 7:30pm. Tickets range from $35.00 to $55.00 plus applicable fees and go on sale Friday, December 7th at 10:00am at ParamountDenver.com or charge by phone at 866-461-6556. Starting Monday, December 10th tickets will also be available for purchase at the Pepsi Center Box Office and Dick's Sporting Goods Park box office, or Paramount Theatre box office (event days only).

Comedy Central Announces Talent for All-New Slate of Half-Hour Specials Photo Comedy Central Announces Talent for All-New Slate of Half-Hour Specials
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2018

Comedy Central today announced talent and taping information for 12 new half-hour specials, 10 for Season 3 of its Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents... half-hour series and two under the Amy Schumer Presents banner.

AMERICA'S GOT TALENT: THE CHAMPIONS Announces Second Group of All-Star Acts Photo AMERICA'S GOT TALENT: THE CHAMPIONS Announces Second Group of All-Star Acts
by TV News Desk - Nov 30, 2018

NBC has announced the second group of superstar acts who will compete on the all-new winter edition of TV's #1 alternative series, "America's Got Talent: The Champions," premiering Monday, Jan. 7 from 8-10 p.m. ET/PT.  

AMC Announces the Second Half of THE WALKING DEAD and RIDE WITH NORMAN REEDUS Photo AMC Announces the Second Half of THE WALKING DEAD and RIDE WITH NORMAN REEDUS
by TV News Desk - Nov 26, 2018

AMC's “The Walking Dead” will return for the second half of season nine on Sunday, February 10 at 9:00 p.m. ET/ PT as announced by Chris Hardwick on last night's “Talking Dead.”  Hardwick also revealed that the season three premiere of “Ride with Norman Reedus” will air at midnight that same evening.

Zachary Quinto to Star in AMC's New Horror Series NOS4A2 Photo Zachary Quinto to Star in AMC's New Horror Series NOS4A2
by TV News Desk - Sep 13, 2018

AMC has cast Emmy®-nominated actor and producer Zachary Quinto ("Star Trek," "American Horror Story") and rising star Ashleigh Cummings ("The Goldfinch," "Hounds of Love") in the lead roles for its new supernatural horror series "NOS4A2" (working title). The network also announced Emmy®-nominated director Kari Skogland ("The Handmaid's Tale," "Sons of Liberty") will direct the first two episodes of the series based on Joe Hill's bestselling novel of the same name. Production began this week in Rhode Island. The 10 one-hour episodes are slated to premiere in 2019.

Elton John AIDS Foundation Fall Gala to Honor Patricia Hearst, Gayle King will Host a Photo Elton John AIDS Foundation Fall Gala to Honor Patricia Hearst, Gayle King will Host and Sheryl Crow will Perform
by TV News Desk - Sep 12, 2018

On Monday, November 5, 2018, the Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) will host its annual New York Fall Gala at Cipriani 42ndStreet in New York City.  At this year's gala, EJAF Founder Sir Elton John and Chairman David Furnish will honor Ford Foundation President Darren Walker, philanthropist Patricia Hearst, and long-time advocate Joe McMillan, CEO and Chairman of DDG, with EJAF's Enduring Vision Award.  Nine-time Grammy Award Winning Singer, Songwriter Sheryl Crow will be the special musical guest, and Bryan Stevenson, Founder and Executive Director of the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI) and the new National Memorial for Peace and Justice in Montgomery, Alabama, will be the featured speaker. CBS This Morning co-anchor and journalist Gayle King will host the event.

THE TONIGHT SHOW Cancels Norm Macdonald's Appearance After His #MeToo Comments Photo THE TONIGHT SHOW Cancels Norm Macdonald's Appearance After His #MeToo Comments
by TV News Desk - Sep 12, 2018

The Tonight Show has cancelled Norm Macdonald's appearance on the show after the comedian made comments about the #MeToo movement that incited controversy, according to Variety. 

HOW DID THIS GET MADE? Comes to Paramount Theatre, Today Photo HOW DID THIS GET MADE? Comes to Paramount Theatre, Today
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2018

HOW DID THIS GET MADE? with Paul Scheer, Jason Mantzoukas and June Diane Raphael is coming to Paramount Theatre in Denver today, August 25th at 7:00pm and 9:30pm. Tickets are $45.00 and go on sale Friday, May 4th at 10am. Tickets may be purchased online at AltitudeTickets.com, 866-461-6556, and, starting Monday, May 7th, will also be available for purchase at the Pepsi Center Box Office and Dick's Sporting Goods Park box office, or Paramount Theatre box office (event days only). The early show is an official headlining show of High Plains Comedy Festival. Festival passes are $135.00 and include a ticket to both the early show and the David Cross Friday Night Headlining Show, along with full access to the rest of the fest and a t-shirt. Pass pre-sale to High Plains subscribers begins Wednesday, May 2nd at 10am, with the public on-sale starting Friday, May 4th at 10am at highplainscomedy.com.

Comedy Central Presents the World Premiere of AMY SCHUMER PRESENTS SAM MORRIL: POSITI Photo Comedy Central Presents the World Premiere of AMY SCHUMER PRESENTS SAM MORRIL: POSITIVE INFLUENCE
by TV News Desk - Aug 23, 2018

Sam Morril teams up with Amy Schumer to deliver joke after joke in his first one-hour stand-up special. Amy Schumer Presents Sam Morril: Positive Influence makes its world premiere with limited commercial interruption on Friday, September 14 at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT on Comedy Central and an encore will air on Sunday, September 16 at 11:30 p.m. ET/PT. Working alongside Comedy Central to curate talent, Schumer further proves that good things come in threes with Positive Influence being the third of its kind following Amy Schumer Presents Mark Normand: Don't Be Yourself and Amy Schumer Presents Rachel Feinstein: Only Whores Wear Purple which premiered on Comedy Central on May 12, 2017 and April 23, 2016, respectively.

AMC Announces THE LITTLE DRUMMER GIRL to Premiere in November Photo AMC Announces THE LITTLE DRUMMER GIRL to Premiere in November
by TV News Desk - Aug 21, 2018

AMC today announced “The Little Drummer Girl,” will premiere in the U.S. as a must-watch, three-night television event with a two-hour episode on November 19 at 9:00 P.M. ET/PT. Additional two-hour episodes will air on consecutive nights at 9:00 P.M. ET/PT on November 20 and November 21.

Jane Lynch To Return For Second Season Of THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL Photo Jane Lynch To Return For Second Season Of THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2018

Jane Lynch To Return For Second Season Of THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL

AMC Partners with Postmates to Bring 'Los Pollos Hermanos' to BETTER CALL SAUL Fans i Photo AMC Partners with Postmates to Bring 'Los Pollos Hermanos' to BETTER CALL SAUL Fans in NYC and LA
by TV News Desk - Aug 16, 2018

AMC announced today a partnership with the on-demand service Postmates to deliver meals from “Better Call Saul's” infamous Los Pollos Hermanos restaurant. On August 20th, 21st and 22nd hungry fans in key areas within New York City and Los Angeles can order a special mini-meal of Gus Fring's (Giancarlo Esposito) famous fried chicken and curly fries via the Postmates app – delivered for free, while supplies last, beginning at 12pm local each day. To order, visit Postmates.com or download Postmates on iOS or Android.

Paula Poundstone Returns To Provincetown Today Photo Paula Poundstone Returns To Provincetown Today
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2018

Producer Rick Murray welcomes comedian Paula Poundstone back to Provincetown for one performance only, Today, August 11 at 8:00 p.m. at Town Hall Auditorium. 

AMC Renews Popular Original Series BETTER CALL SAUL, FEAR THE WALKING DEAD and MCMAFI Photo AMC Renews Popular Original Series BETTER CALL SAUL, FEAR THE WALKING DEAD and MCMAFIA
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2018

AMC Renews Popular Original Series BETTER CALL SAUL, FEAR THE WALKING DEAD and MCMAFIA

AMC Announces Le Carre Spy Thriller THE LITTLE DRUMMER GIRL to Air in November Photo AMC Announces Le Carre Spy Thriller THE LITTLE DRUMMER GIRL to Air in November
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2018

AMC Announces Le Carre Spy Thriller THE LITTLE DRUMMER GIRL to Air in November

AMC Green Lights First Multi-Platform Series DISPATCHES FROM ELSEWHERE by Jason Segel Photo AMC Green Lights First Multi-Platform Series DISPATCHES FROM ELSEWHERE by Jason Segel
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2018

AMC announced today that it has green-lit a new original anthology series, 'Dispatches From Elsewhere,' created by and starring Jason Segel. Segel will executive produce with Scott Rudin, Eli Bush and Garrett Basch. The hour-long anthology series will include viewer engagement elements across multiple media platforms.

Paula Poundstone Returns To Provincetown August 11 Photo Paula Poundstone Returns To Provincetown August 11
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2018

Producer Rick Murray welcomes comedian Paula Poundstone back to Provincetown for one performance only, Saturday, August 11 at 8:00 p.m. at Town Hall Auditorium. 

The Cast and Producers of AMC's THE WALKING DEAD, FEAR THE WALKING DEAD, & PREACHER I Photo The Cast and Producers of AMC's THE WALKING DEAD, FEAR THE WALKING DEAD, & PREACHER Invade San Diego Comic-Con
by TV News Desk - Jul 5, 2018

The cast and producers of AMC's hit scripted series “The Walking Dead,” “Fear the Walking Dead” and “Preacher” will return to this year's Comic-Con in San Diego, CA. AMC's Emmy®-nominated series “Better Call Saul” will also make its Comic-Con debut alongside a reunion panel for “Breaking Bad” in celebration of the Emmy® Award-winning drama's 10-year anniversary.

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