LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Today’s comedians need to step up their game, according to Chris Rock. Compared to greats like George Carlin, Richard Pryor and Bill Cosby, they just aren’t… More
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Chris Rock criticized the Mormon church and indicated he’s voting for Barack Obama, on “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.” Watch …
Comedian Louis C.K. has reportedly recruited his buddy Jerry Seinfeld to appear on Season 3 of “Louie.”
In 2002 Jane Rosenthal, Robert De Niro and Craig Hatkoff launched the Tribeca Film Festival as a reaction to the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center.
FX’s late-night programming slate is getting a rockin’ new addition. The cable network has greenlighted a six-episode order for a new weekly late-night program to be executive produced by Chris Rock and starring stand-up comedian W. Kamau Bell.
Billy Crystal did just great in his ninth outing as Oscar host Sunday night on ABC.
Tina Fey is the latest presenter to be announced for the 84th Academy Awards, and the third Oscar announcement to come on a very busy Friday for news from the Academy.
Chris Rock has been booked as a presenter at the 84th Academy Awards, marking his return to the show where his 2005 hosting gig ended with Rock being scolded by Sean Penn for denigrating the talents of “one of our finest actors,” Jude Law.
This is the best potential pairing since news that Chris Rock might launch a joint comedy tour with Dave Chappelle: Rock is writing a script for a romantic comedy he hopes will star him and “Bridesmaids” Oscar nominee Melissa McCarthy.
And now, some words of comedy wisdom from one of the current masters of standup, Chris Rock, including: The one comedian who towers above all others.