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  • Can Chelsea Handler's Netflix Talk Show Compete With Fallon, Kimmel and Colbert?

    Chelsea Handler is a true pioneer of latenight, one of the few women to make a stand in a programming format dominated by guys. Now she will have to conquer a new frontier. Handler will have to do more than make people laugh when she takes the reins of a...
  • This weekend in Ocean City: Cars, trucks and comedy

    This weekend in Ocean City: Cars, trucks and comedy
    Getting revved up to hit the beach? Beyond the excitement of the big car show, it's a relatively quiet weekend in Ocean City. If you're not that into motors, you may want to simply soak in the sunny atmosphere. Or you can head north to Delaware for the...
  • Latenight's Fluidity Could Make For a Unique Emmys Race

    What a nutty year it's been in the world of TV talkers. Hosts bit the dust -- some were expected; some out of the blue; one for the second time -- as other hosts got promoted and handed the torch to a host of new hosts. Has the comedy-music-talk species...
  • Comedians Skipping Traditional Distribution to go Straight to Fans

    The on-demand revolution in entertainment isn't just about giving audiences more control over their viewing experience. Talent is also enjoying the instant-gratification boom. Take comedian Todd Barry. A chance phone call from his old pal Louis C.K....
  • Radio ratings mess! DreamWorks Animation gets 'Felix the Cat.'

    Radio ratings mess! DreamWorks Animation gets 'Felix the Cat.'
    After the coffee. Before trying to get my cat into show biz. The Skinny: I admit I was surprised and initially less than thrilled with the ending of "Fargo" (no spoilers, don't worry). But now that I have slept on it, I am at peace with the creative...
  • Q&A: 'Key & Peele' on Their Peabody and the Show's Success

    Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele are creators-writers-stars-exec producers of Comedy Central's "Key & Peele," which launches season 4 in September. They recently received a Peabody Award, made Time's list of most influential people and were praised...
  • Comedy should have the last laugh in television

    The subject is comedy. If it is not exactly true that it "can't get no respect," to quote the comic, it does get less than it deserves. It has become commonplace to say that we are living in a New Golden Age of Television, or a Platinum Age of...
  • Q&A: Chris Hardwick on Standup and Running Nerdist

    Chris Hardwick casually tells Variety that he has "a full schedule." That's an understatement. Aside from his five-day-a-week comedy quiz show "@midnight," he oversees Nerdist Industries, which is now a division of Legendary. Why did you start Nerdist?...
  • Doc to capture life and work of Art Shay

    Doc to capture life and work of Art Shay
    Art Shay, who has spent his career documenting the lives of others, is now the subject of a documentary himself. Milwaukee filmmaker Ken Hanson says he and his collaborators are about 10 months into the project about the renowned Chicago-based...
  • A look at the Emmy races for movies, miniseries, talk shows and more

    After three years in which TV movies and miniseries were lumped together in one ungainly category, the television academy believes there's enough programming to again warrant a separation. (The acting awards remain combo affairs, however.) Were they...
  • AT&T and DirecTV argue merger will benefit customers in FCC filing

    By teaming up, AT&T and DirecTV will be a strong competitor to cable giant Comcast Corp. and other pay-TV providers, which will benefit consumers, the two companies told the Federal Communications Commission Wednesday. "The combination of AT&T and...