• South By Southwest comedy, day 4: Sinbad kills it, Jim Breuer gets real and more

    AUSTIN – To borrow the words of the great philosopher Ice Cube, today was a good day. The story kicks off on Tuesday with some serendipitous moments only possible at an event like SXSW, where the city of Austin’s innate quirkiness morphs into something produced and promoted with a glossier sheen. I wandered over to a small lot south of the Convention Center’s chaos in search of food (an enormous

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    Jay Leno, Chris Tucker, Lily Tomlin and more announced for Gilda’s LaughFest

    Some of the biggest names in stand-up comedy have been announced as headliners of this year’s Gilda’s LaughFest. The nation’s first-ever community-wide comedy festival announced its first round of talent and shows lined up for its fourth year of operation. Among the headliners announced today were LaughFest veterans Jim Gaffigan and Sinbad. The festival, running from March 6 to 16, will feature headliners Lily Tomlin, making a special appearance in

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    Sinbad will release new comedy special in movie theaters for one night only

    When they announced in May their intention to bring stand-up comedy to movie theaters across the country, NMC Fathom Events and New Wave Entertainment kept quiet about which comedians would participate. But today we can reveal that Sinbad is up first. Sinbad: Make Me Wanna Holla – described as “a night of comedy and funk” – will hit theaters for one night, Aug. 22. The 90-minute performance was recorded in

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    Exclusive comedian photo gallery: Jim Gaffigan, Marc Maron, Anjelah Johnson and more!

    In March, I had the great pleasure of attending the second Gilda’s LaughFest in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The 10-day event raises money for the city’s chapter of Gilda’s Club, which offers support for cancer patients and their families. Founded in honor of comedian Gilda Radner, Gilda’s Club locations can be found across the country. While I was busy taking in shows and interviewing as many comedians as possible, photographer Brian

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    Sinbad lands reality show deal for WEtv

    I don’t care who knows it: Jingle All The Way is one of my favorite kitschy holiday movies, owing largely to the hilarious bickering between Ahnold and Sinbad. Sadly, the governator hasn’t had the time to take many new roles, but in two months, long-time stand-up comedian Sinbad will be featured onscreen once again, Deadline reports. Fresh off a stint on The Apprentice, Sinbad will be starring in a new

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    And then there were none (comedians): Sinbad fired from 'Apprentice'

    Comedians are some of the hardest working people I know. Let me preface that. Successful comedians are some of the hardest working people I know. So why is it that comics on Celebrity Apprentice can not catch a break with Donald Trump? Last night on the show, Sinbad was chosen as the project manager, lost the task, and was fired. That’s just one week after Carol Liefer was the first

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