FX President and General Manager John Landgraf says that his network likes to take chances. Well, in addition to taking a chance on Charlie Sheen, FX is taking another leap of faith when it breaks into late night in April with six episodes of a program starring the outrageous Brit wit Russell Brand.
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Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant took some time out from rehearsing for Gervais’ Golden Globes hosting gig to present their new HBO show “Life’s Too Short” to television critics this… More
(Reuters) – Irreverent British comedian Russell Brand has signed up for a new late night TV comedy show on the FX network, starting later this year, FX said on Monday…. More
Russell Brand might be on the road to becoming $30 million dollars richer from his impending divorce from pop rocket Katy Perry, but his reputation might be getting dragged through the mud. A source tells Us Weekly that the 36-year-old British funny man told his wife he wasn’t chuckling from her recent “SNL” stint, in which she riffed on Pippa Middleton and Christina Aguilera.
By SANDY COHEN, AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES — Russell Brand and Katy Perry are getting a divorce. The 36-year-old comedian said Friday: “Sadly, Katy and I are ending our… More
Even though he claims to be mystified about what works on “SNL”, let’s face it: Lorne Michaels clearly knows what he’s doing.
This year has been a great year for comedy, and Russell Brand has been riding the wave right along with the likes of Louis C.K. And now, he’s joining Louie on FX for six late night specials, the network announced today.
We know that Katy Perry is cute as a button, and we know she can sing. But, as the promos for her “Saturday Night Live” hosting appearance show, she might… More
If you missed Larry King’s “A Dinner With Kings” CNN special on Sunday night, run and set the DVR to record a replay. The former CNN talk show host and… More
The Russell Brand/Katy Perry split? Consider it nothing more than online imagination, according to Brand himself. Brand visited the set of “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” and was quick to discuss… More