Wednesday, June 2, 2010

Paramount To Revamp Beverly Hills Cop?!

We just discovered from a very reliable source that among the ashes of Paramount Studios dropping the new film Beverly Hills Cop 4 from production status, we hear that there have been talks for them to reboot the franchise.

We discovered that Director Brett Ratner, who was on board to film Beverly Hills Cop 4 might be the man that Paramount will bring back to start the franchise all over again.

We also hear that if the franchise IS revamped, Paramount has a very short list of actors who they intend to play the new Axel Foley, and right now Brandon T. Jackson is among the very few who they like.

How did this develop you ask? Well, it seems that among the musical chairs that have been played over at Paramount the last couple of months, the new execs in charge of development and production did not like the negotiations that have been moving along with Eddie Murphy for Beverly Hills Cop 4. It turns out that now because of this the film is dead in the water. This was a result of negotiations between the studio and Murphy’s management, and it soured because Murphy’s demands were too high and Paramount felt that Murphy hasn’t opened up a number one film in years to command his salary ( which also includes several points on the gross and a percentage of the DVD sales). Paramount wanted Murphy to take a pay cut and after Murphy declined, the result was the new talks of revamping Beverly Hills Cop while Ratner is still potentially interested.

As we stated, Jackson is the studio favorite and their potential lead for the film, but we hear that this film is still in the extremely early stages and no offer has been made to anyone, nor has the script even been written.

Several points do arise from this story, such as Eddie Murphy doing the recent Press junket for Shrek 4 mentioning to several news outlets that he is coming back to the stage. Is this a move for Murphy to bring his comedic awareness back to the masses and to convince the studio that once that is done that he is still relevant? If you recall, when Murphy was the number 1 box office draw, he was also the number 1 comedian in the country on tour and breaking records for attendance. This move would make sense.

Up next for Murphy; we hear that a new script has been written and delivered for Nutty Professor 3, but there is still several other things to happen before the project is green lit for a production start date. Not to mention Murphy stated that he is preparing to hit the stage and make a comeback.

Brandon T. Jackson is currently in Atlanta filming Big Momma’s House 3 titled Big Momma’s: Like Father Like Son with Martin Lawrence, and he is getting offers for several other films, none of which can be confirmed yet.

More on this story as it develops.
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Monday, May 24, 2010

Actress Paula Patton Lands New Comedy Films!

We hear that actress Paula Patton, (who is probably now best known for her roles in the films Precious and in Just Wright) is in negotiations to star in the new wedding-themed black comedy film titled Jumping the Broom.

We hear the film is slated to start shooting this summer in Nova Scotia.

The film, written by Arlene Gibbs and Elizabeth Hunter, follows the clash of two black families from opposite ends of the socioeconomic background at a weekend wedding in Martha's Vineyard. We hear that Patton would play the female lead of the wealthy family.

We also hear that Bishop T.D. Jakes, Curtis Wallace, Tracey Edmonds, Glendon Palmer and Elizabeth Hunter are producing the film, and so far, no other actors are attached but offers have been sent out and no one has signed on yet.


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Mel B Lands New Comedy Show!

We just discovered that Ex-Spice Girl, (and former girlfriend of Eddie Murphy now turned baby momma) Mel B will star in a new documentary styled comedy show for The Style Network titled The Mel B Project (the name could change later) and we hear that is slated to premiere Labor Day weekend. The show will follow the star along with her new husband and two daughters as she goes from live shows to acting stints, and what life is like after her run on ABC’s Dancing With The Stars.

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Guy Torry Lands On Hot Concert Tour!

We just discovered comedian and actor Guy Torry (probably best known for his acting performances in Pearl Harbor and American History X and his sport anchoring stints for ESPN) has just landed a gig opening for one of the hottest tours going across the country; The Jill Scott/Maxwell Tour.

We discovered that the tour has been touring for several weeks and is a 20 city tour, and we also discovered that the tour has been doing so well that there is talk that there will be more dates added.

So far, no confirmations on that just yet, but we will get back to you on that as soon as we find out!

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Thursday, May 20, 2010

The Wayans, Jamie Foxx & Don Cheadle All Land Projects On Fall TV!

The TBS network just released their show line up for the upcoming season, and we first discovered that The Wayans family is in the mix. Up first from The Wayans is a project titled The Black Family which is a animated series ab out a blended interracial family, the Blacks. The show will be executive produced by Keenan Ivory Wayans, Marlon Wayans and Shawn Wayans. No word yet if they will lend their voices to the show. Also involved in the show is executive producer/writer Ali LeRoi (of Everybody Hates Chris fame), executive producer/artist Todd Goldman, and executive producer Rick Alvarez from Ice Cube's Cube Vision camp.

We also discovered Jamie Foxx is also in the fall line-up with TNT as he will take a shot at dramatic TV as he will executive produce and write a new show titled Miss Philly, which will be set in the pristine suburbs and urban war zones of Philadelphia, where the mayor has hired the first African-American police commissioner. As you can imagine, chaos ensues when she takes over the new position.

Finally among all of the upfront news we heard, there is some big news for all of the Don Cheadle fans as we discovered that he will also be coming to TV. We hear that Cheadle will serve as the executive producer of an as-yet-untitled medical show set in 1971 Los Angeles, where a group of idealistic doctors open an urgent-care clinic in hopes of upholding the values that inspired them to become doctors. No word yet if he will be starring in the show but our sources said to expect him to make several guest appearances.

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Is This The New Show That Will Take Over Where The Chappelle Show Left Off?


We just got a sketch comedy video from the folks over at Purple Stuff TV, created by Brandon Broussard,which is a hi-larious sketch comedy show. Its style falls somewhere between SNL and In Living Color. Check out the trailer that got them their six figure pilot deal. Tell us your thoughts on thoughts on the show and email us at thehumormill.info@gmail.com

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Comedian Thomas Ward Makes Comedy History In Adult Entertainment Industry!

We just discovered that another comedian has been able to create comedy history! Comedian Thomas Ward pulled off another brilliant Bill Cosby impression as he was able to jump from the normal boundaries of comedy with his impression and land in adult entertainment. This Cosby impression of his in the film Not The Cosby's was able to win an AVN Award (an Award given out to those in the Adult Entertainment industry) without having to perform a sex act in the film, and while being the first African American to take home this honor.

Ward was able to walk away with an Award for his "Non-Sex role" in the film. This was considered the "Year of the Parody" in Porn and Not the Cosby's won an a tie with the X-File's Parody.

The AVN Awards are currently airing on cable television on Showtime as this year's show was hosted by Comedy Central's Dave Atell, and also featured comedian and Margaret Cho who was also a presenter.

The film Not the Cosby's also won for Best Director. As stated previously, the Awards are currently being aired on Showtime.

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Thursday, May 13, 2010

Jamie Foxx Lands ANOTHER New Film With An All-Star Cast!

We just discovered that actor/comedian/singer Jamie Foxx has added ANOTHER new film under his belt that he is scheduled to film.

We hear that Foxx has recently joined the all-star cast of the new film titled Horrible Bosses which is a workplace murder comedy film to be being directed by Seth Gordon. The film is about three best friends who, frustrated by their jobs, come to the conclusion that the only solution is to kill one another's bosses.

We also hear that actors Jason Bateman and Charlie Day are on board as two of the buddies, while Jennifer Aniston and Colin Farrell are in negotiations to play two of the three employers. Word is that Foxx will play a scam artist who offers murder advice to the three pals.

The film is to be produced by Brett Ratner’s Production company Rat Entertainment.

Up next for Foxx; Due Date (with Robert Downey Jr. and Zach Galifianakis) coming out Nov. 5th and an action film with Bruce Willis titled Kane&; Lynch (a video game adaptation film).

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***Ah SKIT- It's Friday*** New Episode!- The Adventures of Super.... Barkkkk!


We KNOW it's not Friday, but since we didn't add last week's skit for the week, we decided to add it today. So, this week's episode is from comedians Del Harrison and Kareem Green, as they present The Adventures of Super....Barrkkk! The video features Ayanna Siverls, Jacquella JQ Funchess, Douglas Streater, Kareem Green and Del Harrison. Tell us what you think!

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

The Humor Mill Presents- The Jestfest: The Director's Panel Series!

The Humor Mill Magazine presents its first entertainment panel : JESTSFEST - The Directors Series. This panel, which features some of Hollywood's top Film and Television Directors, as well as Casting Directors, will answer questions on everything from writing, directing, and casting, to financing and packaging. It's your front row seat for a candid and upfront discussion with where you'll get the real deal on what it takes to make it in the entertainment industry. The Directors who are attending the first panel are Directors Stan Lathan, Tim Story, David E. Talbert and Casting Director Kim Taylor Coleman. For more info please contact us at thehumormill.info@gmail.com.

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

The Niecy Nash Issue- Dancing With The Stars!

The new issue is out! Check out the latest comedy and entertainment news, and what is happening in the comedy world! This issue features our cover girl comedian and actor Niecy Nash of The Insider and now on Dancing With The Stars! Nash tells us how excited she was as a girl and how this is a dream come true! Plus we have the latest articles from our gifted writers, and we also have lots of behind-the scenes photos of the Death At A Funeral Movie Premiere and the Mike Epps Presents taping! Click on the cover to open the new issue!

Friday, May 7, 2010

Morris Chestnut On Humor Mill TV Discussing His New Show V & More!

We got a chance to catch up with actor Morris Chestnut (of Love In The Nick Of Tyme, Two Can Play That Game, The Brothers and The Best Man fame) at the Mike Epps Presents... taping in Los Angeles a couple of weeks ago at the Nokia Live Theater, which was produced by Codeblack Entertainment. Chestnut discusses his new show on ABC titled V and what the forecast for the upcoming season may look like. Check out the interview here!

Kevin Hart Stars In New Modern Day Version Of The Odd Couple!

We just discovered that a network is going to remake the infamous show of yesteryear The Odd Couple!

In case you are unfamiliar with The Odd Couple, it was originally a 1965 Broadway play by Neil Simon, which was followed by a successful film and television series, as well as other derivative works and spin offs, many featuring one or more of the same actors. The plot is about two mismatched roommates, one neat and uptight, the other more easygoing.

The show is about the two characters, one named Felix Ungar, who is a neurotic, neat freak newswriter (photographer in the television series), is thrown out by his wife, and moves in with his friend Oscar Madison, a messy sportswriter. In its original Broadway run, Ungar was played by Art Carney and Madison by Walter Matthau. Matthau was later replaced with Jack Klugman.

Fast forward to 2010 and we hear that Comedy Central is moving the yet to be titled show along with Kevin Hart and Bill Burr. We hear the show is a half hour scripted comedy which is gearing up to be launched this fall and to be produced by 3Arts Entertainment.

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Thursday, May 6, 2010

Joe Torry Signs With Universal & Moves Forward With New Reality Show!

We just discovered that comedian Joe Torry has been quietly building up some great momentum with several new ventures about to drop in the market, besides just doing standup.
First up, we hear that Torry has recently signed a Voicetone deal with Universal Music Group and a new company titled Krazy Swag Entertainment that will jointly make available their new product on June 29th.
We also discovered a new film project that Torry has taken on, tentatively titled Pawn Shop, (which is being produced by Torry), and he is also taking on a new TV project as he is currently filming a new reality show with his brother Guy Torry. We hear there are several networks interested  which may include BET, VH1 and/or Comedy Central- but we can't say for certain yet. We do know that the full details on the show will be released soon.
Finally, we also discovered that Torry is also becoming a book author, as his new book is going to be titled The Good, The Bad and The Ugly. No word yet on what the book will actually be about, but if we had to guess we would have to say it's his ventures in the stand-up industry and his rise to meteoric fame which began way back as he was the second host of the very popular Russell Simmons' Def Comedy Jam series on HBO.
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Friday, April 30, 2010

Mike Epps To Launch New Series?!

Here is an interview with Mike Epps on the Red Carpet of "Mike Epps Presents..." that we hear may be  a brand new series. We are not sure, but we do know that there was a taping a couple of weeks ago of at least one show. The show, produced by Codeblack Entertainment got a great start at the Nokia Live theater in Los Angeles last week, and we hear that there are many more scheduled for the future. The show features Epps as the Host where he showcases comedians who you have seen, and many who you haven't. Stay tuned for more info and more interviews from this events shortly!

***Ah SKIT- It's Friday*** New Episode!- President Obama Skit- Town Hall Meeting


Here is this week's new episode of our Ah SKIT - It's Friday segment that features several comedians, including Justin Hires, Tony Baker and Ron Gee to name a few! It's a funny take on President Obama and his town hall meeting that happened a couple of weeks ago. Enjoy!

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Ice Cube Leans Away From Comedy With New Dramatic Project

We just discovered that rapper, director and actor Ice Cube, who just premiered his new documentary Straight Outta L.A. at the Tribeca Film Festival-and created a lot of buzz about his project- is returning to his early roots in film with a drama that's straight out of the headlines in L.A.

We hear Cube will star with actors Woody Harrelson and Ben Foster in a new film titled Rampart, the new dramatic film about police corruption.

We hear that Cube will play a homicide detective sent to investigate a dirty cop (Harrelson) in a drama that is squarely based on the scandal involving crooked Los Angeles cops in the 1990s.

As we reported earlier, Cube just recently produced the new comedy film titled Lottery Ticket that also stars Bow Wow, Brandon T. Jackson, Mike Epps and many more, and opens August 20th. Cube is also producing the new sitcom titled Are We There Yet?, a series that bows on TBS June 2nd.

If the movie spinoff reaches a certain ratings threshold over the first 10 episodes, TBS will pick up another 90 episodes.

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Saturday, April 24, 2010

Stand Up Comedy Clip Special- Featuring Comedian Tony Roberts- Wired!


Here is a very funny clip from comedian Tony Roberts from his upcoming DVD titled Wired. Its also currently on Showtime on Demand. Check it out! (***EXPLICIT LANGUAGE!***)

Friday, April 23, 2010

Nate Jackson Crowned As The New Winner Of The Bay Area Black Comedy Competition!

The city famous for its award-winning coffee, Grunge music and fabled wet weather is over 800 miles north of Oakland, yet Seattle funnyman Nate Jackson, walked away with top honors at the 24th edition of The Bay Area Black Comedy Competition on April 17th at Oakland's Paramount Theatre like he was in his own backyard. Jackson now joins the groundbreaking event's famous alumni that include: Jamie Foxx, DL Hughley, Don "DC" Curry, Mike Epps, Katt Williams, Chris Tucker, Nick Cannon and Oakland's own Mark Curry, whose careers got that all important first push at the landmark contest.

"The crowd gave it up to Nate," recounts Competition founder Tony Spires. "It was a quality field of nine seasoned professionals this year. Nate's focus and his energy were the difference. He was on fire instantly," Spires adds. Convinced that there is strength in numbers, Jackson, a seven-year comedy veteran, didn't come alone. The 26 year-old Jackson, a student of comedy, who also holds a bachelors of science degree in Organizational Communications, became the professor that night, as he taught a class on onstage shtick, as well as strategy.

An impressive 37 of Jackson's biggest fans flew, drove and trained from Washington's "Emerald City" to California's Golden Gate to pay their young prospect the highest honor and help cheer him on to victory. His enthusiastic clan included his parents, along with a varied assortment of friends and family. "Maybe that's why he felt so at home," Spires added. "He had his people in the house."

"My goal was to win. I just wanted to do what I knew I was capable of doing. I was determined to have the best set of my life. I left the rest in God's hands," comments Jackson. If Saturday, April 17th, 2010 was any indication, Nate Jackson just expanded his territory and his fan-base. "I couldn't believe it! I immediately got 80 congratulatory text messages from friends. My Facebook and Twitter were off the charts! I'm in great company, now. I feel like big things are going to happen for me!" exclaimed Jackson. There were a total of 9 Finalists from all over the country, many who had much more experience than the winner but Jackson didn't bow to seniority. Rounding out the top three spots were Memphis' Henry Coleman and Chicago's Marcus Combs.

"We celebrate our 25th Silver Anniversary in 2011 and I'm looking forward to discovering and presenting the next generation of stand-up comedians to the world-who often double as 'industry game-changers' like Jamie Foxx and Katt Williams," Spires touted.

The BABCCF, the pioneering event that is a precursor to TV shows like HBO's Def Comedy Jam and BET's Comic View, was emceed by 1995 champion comedian/actor Don "DC" Curry. Opening the festivities was the youth performing arts ensemble Vision's Kids, who performed their latest offering, "The Art Of Education," an inspiring musical message to save our youth.

The evening was kicked-off by Full Vision Arts Foundation and LA Jones & Associates' 6th Annual Inspired Artist Awards Ceremony and Reception. The ceremony honored outstanding members in the community who have achieved recognition-worthy status through service. On Friday, April 16th Full Vision Arts Foundation presented their 3rd Annual Youth Arts & Entertainment Forum, an open entertainment industry forum and youth showcase hosted by celebrity mentors: Don "DC" Curry, musician D'Wayne Wiggins, spoken word artist Ise Lyfe, Hip Hop producer Krushadelic, broadcaster Larry Chew, fashion guru Charleston Pierce and organizer Tony Spires. (Above photo-By Auintard Henderson) Check out the interview below with Nate after his win.

The Red Carpet Of Death At A Funeral!

Here is the red carpet premiere of Death At A Funeral that took place last week in Hollywood. This film stars Chris Rock, Martin Lawrence, Tracy Morgan, Danny Glover, Luke Wilson, Zoe Saldana, Regina Hall and more and they all hit the carpet. Here is a a quick clip of what happened.

Tracy Morgan & Chris Rock Interview Each Other!


Thanks to our friends at Punchline Magazine for catching this because we completely missed it! Anyway, we discovered an interview that was recorded by Moviefone with Tracy Morgan and Chris Rock where they ask each other some interesting questions. It's an interview that you will not want to miss! Ignore the crazy pixelated, huge Chris Rock-face thumbnail Moviefone used. The actual video will follow it when you click the image.

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Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Toldja So! Martin Lawrence Confirms Bad Boys 3!

As we originally reported way back in August, it looks like Martin Lawrence confirmed to MTV News yesterday- Bad Boys 3 is officially on with Lawrence and Will Smith!

If you remember a couple of months ago, we placed a story stating that we heard Hollywood execs were trying their best to bring back Will Smith and Martin Lawrence for a third installment of the Bad Boys films action franchise.

Well, as of today's news it seems that we were right- officially. Lawrence confirmed that Columbia Pictures is under way with the new film, and we discovered they have commissioned writer Peter Craig to begin work on a new screenplay.

Also as Lawrence and Smith had hoped for it seems the studio is close to signing on Michael Bay (of Transformers fame) and producer Jerry Bruckheimer back on board, both who were involved in the previous two films.

The original Bad Boys release hit cinemas in 1995, grossing a conservative $141 million worldwide, while Bad Boys 2, the sequel released eight years later, was a global box office smash, taking profits of $273 million.

Will Smith Officially Agrees To Do Men In Black 3!

This morning we were contacted by several sources who all confirmed one thing; it looks like Will Smith is back for Men In Black 3.

We also discovered that even his old partner in the film Tommy Lee Jones- who many thought would never do anther MIB film again- is back too.

As rumors would have it, and as we discovered several months ago, Smith had agreed to do the film, but the only real uncertainty was with Jones. After many conversations with the studio execs many speculated that Josh Brolin was going to be a replacement.

At the moment, little is known about the plot of Men In Black 3, which Sony will be aiming to get into cinemas by May 30, 2011, but we imagine it’ll involve Agent Jay (Smith) and Kay (Jones) getting in way over their heads with some angry alien beasties.

We also hear that this film, like every other film hitting theaters now, will be in glorious 3D.

More as this story develops.

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Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Jamie Foxx & Affion Crockett New Sketch Show Adds New Cast Members!

It looks like the new sketch comedy show from Jamie Foxx and Affion Crockett is shaping up to look more and more like FOX's former hit show In Living Color.

As with the new untitled project about to premiere from FOX, the new show- like In Living Color- is casting some sketch comedy vets for their new show. We hear that the new series regulars added Erica Ash (of MadTV fame), Eric Andre, Kyle Dunnigan (of Reno 911! fame) and Dana DeLorenzo.

As we previously reported, the show is the brainchild of Foxx, Crockett and MadTV creators Fax Bahr and Adam Small. As of this writing we also discovered that the cast should be rounded out in the next couple of days.

More on this story as it develops.

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Shaq All-Star Comedy Stand-Up Special Goes On-Demand!

Today we discovered a new technology trend that is about to hit the comedy world; we hear that Warner Bros. Digital Distribution will offer exclusively via on demand the Shaquille O'Neal Presents: All-Star Comedy Jam stand up comedy special beginning May 6.

The special, held Feb. 12th during the National Basketball Association All-Star Game weekend and hosted by Academy Award-winning actress and comedian Mo'Nique, features stand-up performances from several popular urban comics including Mike Epps, George Willborn, Paul Mooney, Michael Blackson and Corey Holcomb, according to Warner Bros. officials.

Comcast/Xfinity, Time Warner Cable, Cox Cable, Charter Communications, Verizon FiOS, AT&T U-Verse and Dish Network have signed to carry the event, according to Warner Bros. executives.

Viewers will also be able to access Warner Bros.-distributed vintage stand-up comedy shows featuring Tracy Morgan, Steve Harvey, Jamie Foxx, Cedric the Entertainer, Eddie Griffin and Sommore.

This is the first of several high-profile event programming Warner Bros. hopes to distribute exclusively to VOD providers, although the company would not reveal specific titles.

"We're offering consumers a front-row seat to high profile events exclusively through the On Demand and PPV platform," Michele Edelman, vice president of marketing and programming in Warner Bros. Digital Distribution, said in a statement. "Going forward we envision this 'virtual ticket' to go beyond comedy to include great offerings and events traditionally limited to closed venues."

More news on this as it develops.

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Thursday, April 15, 2010

***Ah SKIT- It's Friday*** New Episode Featuring Jay Anthony Brown!


Comedy parody of Eryka Badu video
SInce it's time for another skit, we had to drop one on you, and this one is from comedian Jay Anthony Brown. Tell us what you think!

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Queen Latifah Jumps Into Comedy With New Projects!

We just discovered that Black Entertainment Television is about to enter a multi-year deal with Queen Latifah's Flavor Unit Entertainment, and we also hear that there is an official greenlight of the original episodes of The Game- the former hit show that was formerly on the CW network.

The shocking news about this is that both of these shows are new for BET in the scripted arena.

Under the deal with Flavor Unit, the company has come on board to produce its first scripted comedy project, titled Let’s Stay Together. The new show is written and exec produced by Jacque Edmonds Cofer, and is a romantic comedy starring Malinda Williams (of Showtime's Soul Food fame) and Bert Belasco. We hear that the show is set for a launch in January 2011.

But that's not it for the Flavor Unit, as we hear they will also produce the new film titled The Cookout 2, which is a sequel to The Cookout.

We hear that the new show The Game, which was created by Mara Brock Akil, is slated to re-launch in September 2011.

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Chris Rock Agrees To New Remake Film Titled High And Low

At yesterday's press conference for the new film titled Death At A Funeral which stars Chris Rock, Martin Lawrence and Tracy Morgan (just to name a few) we discovered a news item from Chris Rock himself.

Rock stated that he has agreed to write and possibly star in a new screenplay, which we later discovered was intended for playwright David Mamet titled High and Low and would have Mike Nichols attached, who was brought on to direct.

We discovered that the film is another remake which is a remake of Akira Kurosawa’s acclaimed 1963 detective thriller High and Low, and follows a wealthy executive whose son has been kidnapped. He’s prepared to pay the ransom using funds he needs for a critical corporate buyout. But, before he can send the payment, he realizes the kidnappers have mistakenly abducted the child of his chauffeur and thus the decision becomes much more complicated.

Mamet was commissioned to pen the first draft of the screenplay more than ten years ago by then producer Martin Scorsese.

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Jamie Foxx To Add Animation To Upcoming Projects!

We just discovered from our sources that comedian, actor, singer and now producer Jamie Foxx is getting into the animation business, as we hear he is planning to produce and star in new animation titled Welcome To The Jungle for 20th Century Fox.
The new animation is based on an idea by Foxx and writer Malcolm Spellman, and we hear that the project is being kept under lock and key for now.

No word yet on when the project will begin, but we will find out and get back to you.

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Monday, April 12, 2010

Martin Lawrence To Shoot A Concert Film?

Rumors are flying around in the comedy world that comedian and actor Martin Lawrence is about to make a big splash; and that’s by going back on tour and preparing to do a concert film.

Now, even though this story has yet to be confirmed we do know that Lawrence just wrapped his Doin' Time Comedy Tour and we know that after wrapping up the tour in the smaller markets he is planning on launching the tour in the major markets, and POSSIBLY go overseas even though the trek to go overseas hasn’t panned out yet.

If the rumors are true, expect his Production Company Runteldat to produce the film which will probably be shot in a major market, maybe Washington DC.

Up next for Lawrence is Death At A Funeral which opens nationwide April 16th with Chris Rock and Tracy Morgan, then off to Atlanta to film Big Momma’s; Like Father Like Son, and the Sheneneh and Wanda film also starring Jamie Foxx.

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Charlie Murphy On Humor Mill TV!

Here is an interview we conducted with comedian and actor Charlie Murphy (of The Dave Chappelle Show), who discusses everything from how he does what he does, to staying a writer to ultimately doing stand up. We also discuss his new book titled The Making Of A Stand Up Guy and his upcoming plans as an author, comedian and actor, and more! Check out the complete interview from the comedian who is probably best known by people screaming out his name "CHARLIE MURPHY"on The Chappelle Show right here!

Friday, April 9, 2010

Big Momma's House 3 Casting Almost Complete & About To Film!

As expected, the cast for the new Martin Lawrence film, Big Momma's House 3 is just about complete.

We hear that joining Lawrence and Brandon T Jackson are actors Faizon Love, Emily Rios, Portia Doubleday and Michelle Ang.

As we reported a couple of weeks ago, Jackson (of Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief and the upcoming Lottery Ticket) joined the cast as Lawrence’s son and will also don the infamous fat suit. Jessica Lucas (of Cloverfield fame) also joined the cast in the third installment which is now titled Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son. So far, the actress who is noticeably absent from the casting is actress Nia Long who played Lawrence’s love interest in the previous films.

If you recall, the Big Momma’s House franchise is about an FBI agent who wears drag and goes undercover to crack certain cases.

As we stated weeks ago, Big Momma’s House 3 is about Big Momma (Lawrence) and Charmaine (Jackson) go undercover at an all-girls performing-arts school to unmask a murderer. Love will play Kurtis Kool, a school security guard and former Run-D.M.C. roadie who becomes smitten with Big Momma. Rios, Doubleday and Ang will play students at the school who befriend Jackson's character.

The film begins shooting this month in Atlanta at the private, all-girls Agnes Scott College.

We hear up next for Lawrence is the rest of his Doin' Time Comedy Tour which is about to hit the major markets, and the Sheneneh and Wanda film also starring Jamie Foxx in the female characters they developed for their respective television shows. We even hear that there is some even bigger news about to drop from Lawrence’s camp and as soon as we confirm we will release it, so stay tuned!

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Monday, April 5, 2010

One On One With Comedian AJ Jamal On Humor Mill TV!

Once again we have an interview at the Robin Harris Tribute several weeks back, and this time we stop and talk to the very funny comedian AJ Jamal. This comedian is used to flying under the radar and as usual he is his funny self even at the tribute. We get a chance to discuss what Robin Harris meant to him and we also ask about his upcoming projects. Check out the interview!

The Boondocks Season 3- The Final Season Trailer Released!

Here is the new trailer for the Boondocks which is the final season. After three seasons of the very funny and highly anticipated adult animation it looks like creator Aaron McGruder is calling it quits. The show brings back Regina King, John Witherspoon and the rest of the cast to drop one of the most powerful seasons of the show yet! Check out the trailer before Sony takes it down!!

Lottery Ticket Movie Trailer Finally Released!

Kevin Carson (Bow Wow), a young man living in the projects, wins $370 million in a nationwide lottery. When his opportunistic neighbors discover he has the winning ticket in his possession, Kevin must survive their greedy and sometimes even threatening actions over a three-day holiday weekend before he can claim his prize. The film also stars  Brandon T Jackson, Mike Epps, Ice Cube, Keith David, Terry Crews, Gbenga Akinnagbe, Bill Bellamy, and Charlie Murphy just to name a few of the folks in this comedy cast.

Sunday, April 4, 2010

Tisha Campbell-Martin and Duane Martin Land In Two New Comedy TV Shows!

We just discovered that another Hollywood power couple, Husband-and-wife acting duo Tisha Campbell-Martin and Duane Martin have just landed new regular roles on two new comedy pilots: one is the new show from ABC's Wright vs. Wrong and the other is from NBC's Next, respectively.

Wright vs. Wrong also stars actress Debra Messing (of Will and Grace and The Starter Wife fame) as Evelyn Wright, a strong-minded, ambitious political personality who appears tough and espouses a right-wing agenda but behind the scenes is consumed by her foibles and flaws.

Campbell-Martin, will play Evelyn's stylist, who can't name the Vice President but knows all the Hollywood gossip.

The new show Next stars comedic actor Paul Reiser in the show which is also semi-autobiographical as a former television star and family man dealing with life's day-to-day conundrums.

Expect both shows to drop this fall.

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Saturday, April 3, 2010

*** Ah SKIT- It's Friday!***New Episode- Chris Rock's Crackers!

In 2004 Chris Rock and his writers from the Chris Rock Show wrote a parody version of OutKast’s “Hey Ya!,” their smash hit from the year before. The video for the parody was filmed but never released until now, thanks to the folks at World Star Hip Hop. We are not sure how Rock would feel about this being released now, but we can say that there are alot of feathers being ruffled now as many believe this to be racist. What do you think? Its just a joke right?

Thursday, April 1, 2010

An Interview With Aries Spears On Humor Mill TV!

Here is another interview we conducted with Aries Spears (of MAD Tv fame) as he discusses his stand up, his career, and his performance on the Shaq Comedy All Star Jam! Check out the interview!

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Lebron James Officially Joins New Comedy Film!

We just discovered that NBA superstar LeBron James looks like he is going to end up in a comedy film!

As we reported several months ago, it now seems that the new film titled Fantasy Basketball Camp, from Universal-Imagine (which is a new sports comedy to which James is attached), has even bigger news as it finally landed a director in Malcolm D. Lee (of The Best Man, Soul Men, Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins fame). Also, writer Peter Steinfeld has come aboard to write the new draft which we heard needed it. What’s even bigger news is the film was picked up to be produced by Brian Grazer.

The film Fantasy Basketball Camp centers on five men who come to Las Vegas to live out their fantasy by attending the LeBron James Adult Basketball Camp only to end up dragging James into their various life issues.

No word yet on who else will be joining the cast but we hear that calls are being placed to actors and some offers went out recently- but we can’t say to who-yet. Stay tuned to more info on this soon!

Red Grant Talks About His New Film On Humor Mill TV!

We get a chance to talk to comedian Red Grant about his new film that he wrote and more, and we get the scoop on all of the details of the filming now. We also speak to Red about other projects back stage at The Comedy Store during the Trippin' On Tuesday Comedy Show in Hollywood. Check out the interview!

Comedian Deon Cole Tours With Conan O'Brein!

We just discovered that comedian Deon Cole is about to embark on a 30 city and 5 country tour with Conan O'Brien!

As we reported last issue as an exclusive interview with Deon Cole, Cole became one of the only African American writers of the Tonite Show when O'Brien took over the reins of the show.

As we all know by now, the show has shifted back to comedian Jay Leno and Conan was let go of his duties as the host, but word has leaked to numerous amount of outlets that Conan may jump back into late night talk with the FOX network.

Regardless of how that pans out, it looks like the Tour is going to hit Ireland, Finland, Canada, England and of course here in the United States.

For more info please visit http://teamcoco.com.

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Monday, March 29, 2010

EXCLUSIVE- The New Host Of 1st Amendment Is Sheryl Underwood!

As we reported several weeks ago, comedian Doug Williams, who is the co-creator and Executive Producer and former Host of the Martin Lawrence 1st Amendment Show on Starz, stepped aside as the Host of the show as it begins filming its fifth season.

At that same time, our sources disclosed that the show’s producers were thinking about replacing Williams with a new female host that would bring a different flavor to the show. Today we found out what that flavor is as our sources have told us that the NEW host of the show is comedian Sheryl Underwood!

Underwood, a former host of BET’s Comic View and current radio personality of the Tom Joyner Morning Show and The FOXXhole, is not unfamiliar to hosting and is expected to bring a different spin to the show.

Anyway, the Martin Lawrence 1st Amendment Show is one of the highest rated shows on the Starz Network and has been climbing in the ratings every year since its debut. No official word from the network of Underwood being named as the host, but we will let you know as soon as we find out!

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Clifton Powell On Humor Mill TV!


We caught up with actor and producer Clifton Powell at the Robin Harris Tribute last week and we asked him about Hollywood and how Robin Harris helped him. Not sure on who Powell is, well, he was in many black films including Next Friday, Deep Cover, Dead Presidents, Menace II Society, Rush Hour, and The Brothers (just to name a few).

Anyway, at this tribute we got a chance to talk to him about the event and we also got a couple of more things from him- check it out!

Jamie Foxx Lands New Sketch Comedy Show At The FOX Network!

According to the Hollywood Reporter, we just discovered that Jamie Foxx has teamed up with comedic actor Affion Crockett for a new urban-flavored sketch-comedy show, which will air on the FOX network.

FOX has ordered a pilot for an untitled project executive produced by Foxx and fellow "In Living Color" scribes, "MadTV" creators Fax Bahr and Adam Small, with "Wild 'N Out" alum Crockett attached.

According to the report, the pilot is the result of merging two projects. Foxx was looking to do a sketch-comedy series with an urban twist and paired with Bahr and Small to pitch the idea to Fox.

Separately, Sony TV-based Tantamount was working on a sketch-comedy project starring Crockett, probably best known for his spoofs of Russell Simmons, Kanye West, Chris Brown, Drake and Jay-Z. Crockett also was attached to co-write with Carl Jones, a producer on Sony's animated comedy "The Boondocks," on which Jones voiced characters alongside Crockett and also served as a producer.

After hearing both pitches, Fox Entertainment president Kevin Reilly proposed marrying the projects.

The combination landed at FtvS, with Foxx executive producing alongside Small, Bahr, Eric Tannenbaum, Kim Tannenbaum as well as Marcus King and Jaime Rucker King, Foxx's managers and producing partners at Foxx King Entertainment.

Jones is co-executive producing, with Crockett a producer. Small, Bahr, Jones and Crockett are writing.
Foxx, who co-created, produced and toplined "The Jamie Foxx Show," had another sketch-comedy show with Bahr and Small in development last year at MTV.

Small and Bahr's series credits also include "Chocolate News" and "Blue Collar TV."

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Sunday, March 28, 2010

Comedian & Actress Kym Whitley Lands On TV With Two Hot New Shows!

We just discovered from our sources that actress and comedian Kym Whitley is about to have TWO new shows, one a sitcom and the other a reality based show.

First up is a show with Malinda Williams (of Showtime’s Soul Food fame) and Erica Hubbard (of Lincoln Heights fame). This new show which is written by Jacque Edmonds-Colfer (a well known writer and producer formerly of Cuts, Moesha, Living Single, just to name a few) is also the creator and Show runner of this new show titled Let’s Stay Together. The show is scheduled to premiere on BET sometime this year.

The other show Whitley will be starring is a reality based project from the producers of the very popular ABC show Extreme Makeover. This time those same producers tackle schools in the new show titled School Pride, which is being billed as an Extreme School Makeover. No word yet on when and where that show will debut, but we will have details for that show as soon as we can (our bet is that it may end up on ABC).

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Saturday, March 27, 2010

Tracy Morgan Replaces Terrance Howard In New Film!

Ok, we can admit, this one ALMOST slipped past us; we just discovered that comedian and very popular actor Tracy Morgan is having a year to remember; Morgan just joined actress Juliette Binoche and they both are in final negotiations to join the ensemble cop drama titled Son of No One, being directed by Dito Montiel.

The film so far also stars Channing Tatum, who plays a young cop assigned to a precinct in the working class neighborhood where he grew up, with an old secret surfacing and threatening to destroy his life and family. Another interesting thing we discovered is that we also hear that actors Al Pacino, Ray Liotta, and Katie Holmes are also in the cast.

What makes this even MORE intriguing is that Morgan is taking over this role that was vacated by actor Terrance Howard, as he will play Vinnie, a friend of Tatum's.No word yet on why Howard left the project, but rumors from the cast say that once again it was a dispute between Howard the the producers, almost as in Iron Man 2. Of course, we can't confirm or deny these reports.

We also hear that the film begins shooting in New York next week.
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Friday, March 26, 2010

One On One With Comedic Actor Spanky Hayes On Humor Mill TV!


We sat down with Wild N Out's Spanky Hayes to ask him what he has going on in the comedy game and to just talk about future projects, but you know how Spanky is! Check out the interview!

Mike Epps & Snoop Dogg Team Up For Comedy Musical Play Tour!

We just discovered that comedian and actor Mike Epps (of the Friday films and the upcoming film Lottery Ticket) is prepping a comedy music tour and combined play with Rapper Snoop Doggy Dogg that will tour the country. We hear that they will will combine their stand-up and stage shows for a limited run tour called titled Imagine That!, which will tell the story of two jailed night-club performers trying to break out of prison.

We hear that the tour will also feature other comedians, such as Gary "G-Thang" Johnson and several others who we are trying to confirm.

We hear that the tour will kick off on April 27th at Harrah's Rincon Casino in San Diego, but may kick off sooner that that date.

More details on the show will follow soon!

The Inside Scoop About The Mixtape Comedy Show With Royale Watkins!


Here is an interview with one of the founders of the Mixtape Comedy Show, comedian and writer Royale Watkins! With his partner Anthony Anderson (the current star of NBC's Law & Order), they have created comedy history by using a social network (Facebook) to broadcast a live comedy show with interaction from fans at home! An ingenious concept, sure to be duplicated many times over! Anyway, here is the scoop as to how the show works and what you can expect in the future. Check out the interview!

One On One With Damien Dante Wayans On Humor Mill TV!


Here is an interview with actor, producer and director Damien Dante Wayans, one of the infamous 2nd generation members of the Wayans family. In this interview he drops some info on us about a couple of up and coming projects that he has, and he tells us how to navigate in Hollywood!

***Ah SKIT It's Friday- Sketch Show- New Episode!!!***


Here is a little something that we discovered on the Hudlin Entertainment website (http://www.hudlinentertainment.com) and we thought that it was funny enough to share. Yeah, it's NOT a sketch, but it is a funny home video! Check out the video!

Thursday, March 25, 2010

A Moment In Comedy History With... Reginald Hudlin!


Here is the first clip of a new series titled "A Moment In Comedy History With..." where we will examine major points in comedy history that the media didn't cover or something that may have been overlooked. This new series will look at what was overlooked or passed over.

Here is an interview with Director, writer, and producer Reginald Hudlin who was the original creator, writer and director (his brother Warrington was the film's Producer) of the House Party film.

In case you are unaware, Hudlin’s film House Party was originally a thesis for school he made while attending Harvard and the short thesis ended up as a feature film that was released in 1990.

The feature film ended up as an instant classis while also launching the careers of Kid & Play, Martin Lawrence, Tisha Campbell-Martin, Robin Harris, A J Johnson, Darryl “Chill” Mitchell, Full Force, and many others.

We got a chance to sit down with Hudlin to discuss the film (since it is the 20 year anniversary of the release of House Party) and we discovered lots of interesting things that occurred in the development of the film- especially how Will Smith almost landed in the film! Imagine that!

Check out the interview!

‘Laverne & Shirley’ Remake To Be Written By Jamie Foxx!

Word has started to spread about the new Jamie Foxx project because of a TV Guide report that the comedian, musician and actor is supposedly said to be writing a script for a big screen adaptation of TV’s Laverne & Shirley with the show’s co-creator, Garry Marshall.

We hear that it will be a different take, more of a modern day scenario on how they came up on the streets during difficult times. We hear that the Laverne character would be this very tough girl with a big ‘L’ tattooed on her arm.

Marshall is looking at Jennifer Garner for the role of Laverne and Jessica Biel for the part of Shirley. He directed both actresses as well as Foxx in romantic comedy Valentine’s Day.

If you remember the old series on ABC, Penny Marshall and Cindy Williams played the roles in the original series.

According to our sources Foxx did agree to write the script but is bogged down with several other projects from writing a new album, to several new films including writing the new film he writing with Martin Lawrence titled Sheneneh and Wanda from Screen Gems. So, we are not too sure about the time table of this project as it seems Foxx will be extremely busy for the next several years.

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Comedian Patrice O'Neal Lands New Show & Stand-Up Special From Comedy Central!

We just discovered from our sources over at Comedy Central that comedian Patrice O’Neal is teaming up with the network for two projects- one is a pilot presentation and the other is a stand-up special for the network.

The first, the pilot presentation, is a semi-scripted comedy/reality presentation, titled Patrice Oneal's Guide to White People, and will star O’Neal as a professor of whiteness teaching a Whitey 101 class at an adult school that is designed for foreigners, as well as Americans who want to learn "what white people are about and how to get along with them," Oneal said.

The second, a stand up special will shoot this year.


O’Neal was one of five regular guests on the network's Tough Crowd With Colin Quinn and appeared on Premium Blend, Chappelle's Show and the animated stand-up series Shorties Watchin' Shorties.
 
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Wednesday, March 24, 2010

One On One With Comedic Actor Affion Crockett On Humor Mill TV!

Here is an interview with comedic actor Affion Crockett who is popping up everywhere in all types of films and TV shows. Anyway, he talks about several of his projects and more! Check out the interview!

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Eddie Murphy's New Film Is A Romantic Comedy?!

We just discovered that comedic actor Eddie Murphy is really keeping it moving after all.

Of course, the news has been widely spread about Murphy dropping out of the Richard Pryor biopic film that now has Marlon Wayans as the lead. We also are well aware of Murphy pulling out of the new Ocean’s Eleven comedic remake that has recently cast Ben Stiller in the lead role, which also changed its name from Trump Tower to Tower Heist. We even discovered about Murphy remaking another Nutty Professor film and a Beverly Hills Cop 4 film.

But we bet you didn’t see this coming; Murphy is set to star in a new romantic comedy, a la Boomerang! That’s right, we discovered through our sources that Murphy is planning on starring in the new film tentatively titled Adam and Eve: The First Love Story where Murphy will play the lead role.

No word yet on whom else is starring in the film, but we did discover the film has picked up some steam and is to begin lensing by the fall.

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Kevin Hart Caught AGAIN On Humor Mill TV!

Here is a new episode of Humor Mill TV where we interview the very funny comedian and actor Kevin Hart as he discusses his new films and more! We catch up with Hart right after his performance at The Laugh Factory during the Chocolate Sundaes Comedy Show. Here is the very funny interview!

New Episode Of This Week's Comedy & Entertainment News!

Here is another episode of this week’s comedy and entertainment news. Our hosts Kalia Silva and Misty Anderson breaks everything down, from the Jamie Foxx news about his new role as a villain, to the new moves the Martin Lawrence’s 1st Amendment. Check out all of the latest news, you don’t want to miss it!

Sunday, March 21, 2010

Steve Harvey Exclusives Dropped On Us From Rushion McDonald!

Here is an interview with Rushion MsDonald, who many of you don't know is the man who makes the Steve Harvey brand work. McDonald is the personal manager for Steve Harvey and handles everything pertaining to Steve, while also maintaining his career as a stand-up comedian. Anyway, we got a chance to catch up with McDonald after the Steve Harvey Concert in Los Angeles and we got a TON of exclusives about the future of Steve Harvey from a new book to some new TV projects and more! Check out the interview!

One On One With Comedian Kanisha Buss!

We decided to interview comedian Kanisha Buss, who as a female comedian is making quite a storm on the comedy circles with her performances as of late. We caught up with her and decided to see what is going on in her world, and how she did in several comedy competitions. Check out the interview!

Saturday, March 20, 2010

Is Miguel Nunez Jr. Set To Play Tiger Woods?!

Is this a coincidence or what? We heard that Spike TV ordered a single-camera pilot television project titled Back Nine, starring John Schneider (formerly of The Dukes of Hazzard fame) as Ronnie Barnes, a has-been former US Open champ who travels the US competing in small-time tournaments in hopes of qualifying for the PGA Tour.

What really makes this story interesting is that traveling with Ronnie is Tiger, his sex-addicted caddy and comedic actor Miguel Nunez is taking on the role.

Jason Filardi and Mark Perez are writing the project as well as direct the pilot and executive produce with John Lynch. Spike TV originally green lit the Back Nine script a year ago with the sex-addicted character named Tiger as part of the plot early on, obviously without having any indication of what was going to happen to the real Tiger Woods despite any of the rumors you may have heard.

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Friday, March 19, 2010

The Robin Harris Tribute- Interview With Wife Exetta Harris!


Here is an interview with Exetta Harris who is the wife of the late great comedian Robin Harris, at the 20 year anniversary celebration of his death. Robin Harris was most famous for his character's he created titled Bebe's Kids and also playing the father figure in the House Party films. Anyway, we interview Mrs. Harris at the comedy celebration, where lots of comedians and actors came out to honor his death.

Caught On Stage- Chris Tucker At The Robin Harris Tribute!

We caught Chris Tucker on stage AGAIN, and this time he was on stage at The Robin Harris Tribute performing his stand up.

Stagetime: What's Up With... Jay Anthony Brown?!

In our new series titled Stagetime: What's Up With...? We interview comedian Jay Anthony Brown at The Robin Harris Tribute, as he discusses his start in comedy, and how the late Robin Harris assisted him in comedy and all of the other comics before he passed.

Jamie Foxx To Play A Villain In His New Role!

Our sources today have disclosed to us that Jamie Foxx is about to sign on in another film, but this time is he going down the same path that Denzel Washington did as a villain named Alonzo in the film Training Day? Well, the simple answer is yes.

We have learned that Foxx is about to sign to play a villain in the new film titled Kane & Lynch: Dead Men which is another video game adapted film.

We hear that actor Bruce Willis has already signed on to the project as Kane, a death row inmate who is sprung from jail to recover a pinched fortune. It’s a task that he must complete along with a schizophrenic killer called Lynch, which is the role being offered to Foxx.

The difference of any other big screen adaption from a video game is that this film is bringing two well known actors as leading roles. Expectations are about to be pretty high for this action drama.

We also hear relatively unknown scribe Kyle Ward has written the script (he’s also signed on for Hitman 2), and no word has been set yet for a release date.

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*** Updated*** Bill Bellamy Bounces Back In New Role In Meet The Browns!

Our sources have just told us that there is some good news for comedic actor Bill Bellamy; after being replaced as the host from his gig on NBC’s Last Comic Standing and after discovering that TV One is not going to renew Bill Bellamy’s Who’s Got Jokes?, we discovered today that Bellamy is STILL going to be on television!

That’s right, we hear that Bellamy is about to join the Tyler Perry camp as he recently landed a new gig to play a reoccurring character as Terri Vaughn's boyfriend on Meet The Browns. No word yet on how many episodes he will appear in, but we hear that this character is going to bring a “little something” to the role, as only Bellamy can bring.

We also hear that Bellamy camp is having conversations with other production companies to land a role in a film and he also has several other television projects in the works. More on this as it develops.


***Updated*** 
As we reported Bill Bellamy is makin' some more moves and we discovered that Bellamy has a guest appearance on the ABC drama titled Castle, as he gets to show off his acting chops in a dramatic role on that show.

But Bellamy is not leaving behind comedy roles as he is in the upcoming film titled Lottery Ticket with Mike Epps, Ice Cube, Brandon T. Jackson, and Bow Wow AND he is in the midst of his Ladies Night Out Tour with comedians J Reid and D'Lai in San Jose on March 25th. For more tour info hit up www.billbellamy.com

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*** Ah SKIT- It's Friday!**New Episode- Snoop Dogg and Dream Kit Kat Commercial (Spoof)


Here is a new epsiode of our Ah Skit It's Friday segment, and this week we feature comedic actor Kel Mitchell as he spoofs the rap song Gangsta Luv by Snoop Dogg. This sketch features Mitchell as Snoop Dogg and Skyyballer as The Dream. Check it out!

Thursday, March 18, 2010

TV One Cancels Bill Bellamy's Who's Got Jokes?!

We just discovered another bombshell; our sources have disclosed to us that TV One is NOT going to renew the next upcoming season of Bill Bellamy’s Who’s Got Jokes, despite coming off its most successful season.

Our sources have stated that TV One has decided to go the route of reality shows and documentary such as they’re very successful Unsung series that has been gathering huge ratings for the network.

After four successful seasons, Who’s Got Jokes can say that they discovered many comedian in the same vein as Russell Simmon's Def Comedy Jam did on HBO, as they made several comedians such as Ron Gee, J Reid, D’Lai and others household names.

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Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Humor Mill TV Presents Gina Yashere!

Humor Mill TV caught up with comedian Gina Yashere outside of The Laugh Factory during the Chocolate Sundaes Comedy Show and she dropped a ton of exclusives on us! Check it out!

A Comedy Skit Featuring A Rap Battle On Humor Mill TV!


We were on hand at The Comedy Store during the Trippin' On Tuesdays Comedy Show Hosted by comedian Chris Spencer kicked off their weekly show, and we were able to catch a new segment of their show that features sketch comedy. Except this sketch is a rap battle with some bag men, and it is something different! We would tell you all about it, but we want you to see it for yourself! ***VERY EXPLICIT LANGUAGE***

What's Up With... Comedian Chris Spencer?!

In our brand new series of "What's Up With..." this week we kick it off by hanging out with comedian Chris Spencer who many folks in and around Los Angeles know as THE HOST, meaning he hosts EVERYTHING, and he's one of the best at it. Anyway, we start it off by finding out what's he's up to, right before he Hosts his regular comedy spot at The Comedy Store. Check out his interview!

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