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Zellweger turns director


September 7th, 2012 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 7 (IANS) Actress Renee Zellweger is set to make her directorial debut with comedy "4 1/2 minutes". She will also act in it alongside Johnny Knoxville.The script is ... Read more...

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Indian comedian makes Pakistanis laugh (Lead, Changing dateline)


July 18th, 2012 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, July 18 (IANS) Indian stand-up comedian Sanjay Rajoura had Pakistanis in splits as he cracked jokes on India's obsession with Sachin Tendulkar and how to win friendship of ... Read more...

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Indian comedian makes Pakistanis laugh


July 18th, 2012 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 18 (IANS) Indian stand-up comedian Sanjay Rajoura's performance was well-received in Karachi where he discussed striking a friendship with female students to India's obsession with Sachin Tendulkar.The ... Read more...

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‘Ice Age 4′ has Indian connection (With Images)


July 6th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Hollywood's animation extravaganza "Ice Age 4: Continental Drift" has a special connect with this country - Indian origin actors Kunal Nayyar and Aziz Ansari ... Read more...

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Neil Nitin Mukesh loses his iPhone! (Movie Snippets)


June 9th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) Gadget freak Neil Nitin Mukesh lost his iPhone while shooting for his upcoming film "3G" in Fiji."Shoot's going great. But I'm a little upset ... Read more...

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Fears abound for ‘painfully thin’ Office star Lucy Davis


May 29th, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lucy Davis’ latest pictures have raised fears over her health. In the images, the star of the hit TV sitcom The Office appears during a ... Read more...

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Dujardin calls his success ‘happy accident’


March 4th, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 4 (IANS) French actor Jean Dujardin, who won best actor Oscar for "The Artist", said he never planned his career and thinks that the success is ... Read more...

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Shailesh Lodha now wants to shed tears on small screen (With Images)


March 2nd, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Actor Shailesh Lodha, popularly known as Tarak Mehta of the hit comedy show "Tarak Mehta Ka Oolta Chashma", is now interested in melodramatic shows where ... Read more...

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Brand misses his days as a ‘womaniser’


January 8th, 2012 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 8 (IANS) Comedian Russell Brand admits he finds it hard not to "cherish and crave" his time as a womaniser before he met estranged wife Katy Perry.The ... Read more...

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David Jason isn’t happy with the amount of swearing on TV


December 6th, 2011 - 1:10 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Dec 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor Sir David Jason says the television is currently filled with “too much swearing.” The former star of “Only Fools And Horses” was speaking in the Christmas ... Read more...

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Patrice O’Neal dies from stroke complications


November 30th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Stand-up comedian Patrice O’Neal has died from complications from stroke, his manager has revealed. O’Neal is famous for helping roast Charlie Sheen last September.O’Neal who ... Read more...

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Stand up comedian Patrice O’Neal suffers stroke


October 27th, 2011 - 7:40 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Oct 27 (IANS) American stand up comedian Patrice O'Neal, who recently performed at the "Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen", suffered a stroke last week.The information was ... Read more...

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‘30 Minutes Or Less’ - Good, but could have been better


October 9th, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "30 Minutes Or Less": Cast: Jesse Eisenberg, Danny McBride, Aziz Ansari, Nick Swardson, Dilshad Vadsaria: Director: Ruben Fleischer: Rating: **1/2Mixed genre films seem to be the flavour of ... Read more...

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Cheryl Cole turns down offer of Britain’s Got Talent


September 21st, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sept 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Girls Aloud singer Cheryl Cole has reportedly turned down an offer to be a judge on the show Britain’s Got Talent. The former UK X Factor judge ... Read more...

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Eddie Murphy to host 84th Oscar ceremony


September 7th, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 7 (IANS) Actor Eddie Murphy, popular for films like "Beverly Hills Cop" and the "The Nutty Professor", will host the 84th Academy Awards ceremony at the ... Read more...

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Sargun Mehta to play grown up ‘Phulwa’ (TV Snippets)


August 7th, 2011 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) Actress Sargun Mehta has been roped in to replace child star Jannat Zubair Rahmani as the protagonist in Colors' show "Phulwa".The show is set ... Read more...

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Celina’s Colombo woes! (Movie Snippets)


July 6th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Celina Jaitley was recently stuck at the Colombo airport for 11 hours when she was returning home from a trip to the Maldives.The 29-year-old was ... Read more...

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Woody Allen to return to Broadway


May 18th, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, May 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Woody Allen will be returning to Broadway on a play series titled “Relatively Speaking.” The reports say John Turturro will direct the play which is ... Read more...

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‘Larry The cable guy’ visits nudist resort


May 11th, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, May 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) “Larry The Cable Guy” will visit a nudist Florida resort in an upcoming episode of the History Channel television series “Only in America with Larry the Cable ... Read more...

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Ellen DeGeneres, Lady Gaga share kiss after singer performs new song


April 30th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 30 (ANI): Stand-up comedian Ellen DeGeneres and 'Poker Face' singer Lady Gaga shared a kiss after the latter performed her new song on the show.DeGeneres, 53, kissed Lady Gaga, 25, ... Read more...

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Jorge Garcia, The Corpulent ‘Hugo’ Of ‘Lost’, Voices That The ‘Mega Millions’ Numbers Could Be Cursed


January 7th, 2011 - 10:24 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 7, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): Jorge Garcia, the famous actor, who enacted the character of the corpulent Hugo ‘Hurley’ Reyes on the popular ‘Lost’ series, has uttered that the folks ... Read more...

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Kathy Griffin slammed for planning to target 16-yr-old Willow Palin


January 5th, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 5 (ANI): Stand-up comedian Kathy Griffin has been criticised for her plans to verbally assault former Alaska governor Sarah Palin's 16-year-old daughter, Willow.According to the Hollywood Reporter, Griffin, 50, ... Read more...

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Reality shows are scripted, says comedian Vir Das (Lead)


December 28th, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) He has carved a niche for himself as a stand-up comedian and is now trying his luck on big screen, but Vir Das has no intention ... Read more...

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Three times married John Cleese ‘laughs like a 10-year-old’ with new love


November 16th, 2010 - 7:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 16 (ANI): Stand up comedian John Cleese, who has been married thrice, is frolicking these days and credits all the fun in his life to new lover Jennifer Wade.Cleese says ... Read more...

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Bruce Springsteen Scheduled To Have A Chat Next Week About ‘The Promise’ On Jimmy Fallon’s Show


November 11th, 2010 - 9:21 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 11, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Bruce Springsteen happens to be one of the many legendary vocalists and songwriters to have hailed from America. Springsteen, who records and voyages with ... Read more...

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Nick Swardson’s Pretend Time Was Premiered On Comedy Central


October 13th, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Nick Swardson's Pretend Time has its pilot episode was premiered on Comedy Central, at 10:00 PM, on Tuesday, October 12. It is a TV sketch comedy ... Read more...

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Drug Overdose Claims Comedian Greg Giraldo’s Life


October 1st, 2010 - 8:03 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Greg Giraldo, who appeared in "Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn" passed away last Wednesday at the Robert Wood Johnson Hospital in New Brunswick, N.J. The comedian ... Read more...

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Greg Giraldo Admitted To Hospital After Drug Overdose, Stable Now


September 28th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The American stand-up comedian, television personality Greg Giraldo was admitted to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, N.J., last Saturday, after an accidental drug ... Read more...

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Russell Peters In Akshay Kumar’s Breakaway


September 23rd, 2010 - 9:11 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): With the decision of co-producing the Indo-Canadian film Breakaway Akshay Kumar gets himself a step closer to sealing his longstanding bond with Canadian culture and his ... Read more...

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Chelsea Handler’s sex tape set to be released


September 16th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept 16 (ANI): Stand up comedian Chelsea Handler's sex tape is set for a possible release.The sex tape, which Handler, 35, said she made 10 years ago as a joke, ... Read more...

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Chelsea Handler to keep the audience in splits during the MTV Video Awards


September 12th, 2010 - 10:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The MTV Video Awards is set to take place on Sunday evening and among the long list of nominees is Lady Gaga.Chelsea Handler will host the night ... Read more...

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New York to New Delhi: Stand-up comedian casts laughing spell (With Image)


September 7th, 2010 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Do you know why Vatsyayan wrote "Kamasutra"? To sell scented oils to white people! Or so says popular New York-based stand-up comedian Vidur Kapur, who ... Read more...

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Comedian Robert Schimmel Dies After Car Accident


September 5th, 2010 - 9:45 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Phoenix, Sep 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Comedian Robert Schimmel was admitted to hospital last week in a serious condition following his car crash. The comedian passed away on Friday leaving his ... Read more...

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Comedian Robert Schimmel Admitted To Medical Facility In Serious Condition


September 4th, 2010 - 11:03 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Much-acclaimed stand-up comedian Robert Schimmel has been admitted in a medical facility after he suffered major injuries in a car accident that took place on Thursday. ... Read more...

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“Dancing With The Stars” Season 11 Partners On “Good Morning America”


September 1st, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The season 11 of "Dancing With The Stars" will kick off on September 20, 2010 on ABC. The hosts of the ballroom competition Tom Bergeron and ... Read more...

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