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  • Larry Wilmore Replacing Stephen Colbert: Hollywood Reacts

    When Comedy Central announced that comedian Larry Wilmore would replace Stephen Colbert in the post-"Daily Show" timeslot, many were quick to praise the cabler's choice -- especially in the TV sphere. Lizz Winstead, co-creator of "The Daily Show,"...
  • 'Neighbors' squashes 'Spider-Man.' NBC unveils fall schedule.

    'Neighbors' squashes 'Spider-Man.' NBC unveils fall schedule.
    After the coffee. Before the NBC and Fox upfronts. The Skinny: As usual, I come to New York and the forecast is for lots of rain. But Sunday was gorgeous and I had a great eight-mile run, and I'm hoping to catch a Yankees game as well. First priority,...
  • Upfronts: Larry Wilmore Steals Spotlight at UTA Kickoff Party

    Larry Wilmore had a long line of well-wishers who sought him out for hugs and handshakes on Sunday night at UTA's upfronts kickoff party at Tao Downtown in Gotham. Wilmore drew a crowd of friends and fans as he recounted the story of how the surprise job...
  • Sarah Silverman Joins 'Masters of Sex' Cast

    Comedian and actress Sarah Silverman has joined the second season of the Showtime drama "Masters of Sex," Variety has learned. The period drama created by Michelle Ashford stars Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan as famed sex researchers William Masters...
  • Yahoo Orders Two Comedy Series from Paul Feig, Mike Tollin

    Yahoo will unveil its first-ever full-length scripted series orders at its Digital Content NewFronts presentation Monday, calling on established Hollywood veterans to deliver half-hour comedies that will bow at year-end and in 2015. Paul Feig, the...
  • Review: This time, BFFs are 'Playing House'

    Review: This time, BFFs are 'Playing House'
    Two long or short years ago, Lennon Parham and Jessica St. Clair costarred in an NBC series I happened to review. Based on the six-episode order, and its being the sort of "relatively realistic comedy [the network] greenlights to its own later confusion,"...
  • Craig Ferguson to Leave 'Late Late Show' in December

    Craig Ferguson will step down as host of CBS' " The Late Late Show" in December when his contract with the network expires after nearly a decade as David Letterman's companion in the 12:35 a.m. slot. Ferguson broke the news to his studio audience at...
  • Craig Ferguson: 'I Wanted to Leave the Show Before I Stopped Enjoying It' (EXCLUSIVE)

    Craig Ferguson is relieved -- he's been wanting to let people know of his plan to move on from "The Late Late Show" for months. The CBS latenight host also is resigned to the fact that few people will believe his assertion that he began thinking about...
  • Craig Ferguson's Farewell: More Classy Than Convincing (Analysis)

    Craig Ferguson wasn't going to get a promotion, and after doing the same thing for nearly a decade, chose to quit his job. In the bigger scheme of things - especially for a guy with a lot of money and plenty of options - that's not much of a newsflash....
  • Standup Scene: Some funny stuff comes up on a quiet night

    Standup Scene: Some funny stuff comes up on a quiet night
    “It’s fine if you’re quiet,” says Renee Gauthier to a sparse crowd at the Lincoln Lodge on Friday night, “I have a therapist.” The enemy to Chicago standup comedy, it seems (aside from annoying hecklers), is good...
  • TV This Week, May 4 - 10: '24: Live Another Day' on Fox

    TV This Week, May 4 - 10: '24: Live Another Day' on Fox
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of May 4 - 10, 2014 in PDF format This week's TV Movies -------------------- SUNDAY All in all, Homer is just another brick in the...