• Tracy Morgan ‘more responsive’ after accident, Walmart trucker hadn’t slept for 24 hours

    Nearly two days after he was critically injured in a six-car accident on the New Jersey Turnpike, Tracy Morgan is still in intensive care but is “more responsive,” according to Morgan’s rep Lewis Kay, who says Morgan is dealing with a broken femur, several broken ribs and a broken nose. The 45-year-old comedian is expected to remain hospitalized for weeks. “We’re tremendously overwhelmed and appreciative of the outpouring of love

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    Wal-Mart trucker likely cause of Tracy Morgan accident

    The driver thought to be the cause of the six-car accident that left one person dead and comedian Tracy Morgan in critical condition, turned himself in and has already posted a $50,000 bail, New Jersey State Police said earlier today. Kevin Roper, 35, was behind the wheel of a Wal-Mart 18-wheeler at around 1 am Saturday when he failed to observe a “slow-moving traffic ahead” sign. “At the last minute,

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    Tracy Morgan in critical condition after car accident in New Jersey (UPDATE)

    UPDATE 5:40 pm ET — Truck driver Kevin Roper, 35, of Jonesboro, Ga. has been charged with one count of death by auto and four counts of assault by auto. As for Morgan, “He’s got a brace on his neck, but he’s smiling,” says a friend of the comedian’s, according to the New York Post, adding the friend accompanied Morgan’s ex-wife, Sabina Morgan, on a visit to the hospital. UPDATE

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    Maya Angelou dies at 86, once said ‘Against the cruelties of life, one must laugh’

    Maya Angelou, celebrated author, poet, professor, dancer, musician, public speaker and activist, died today in her home in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Angelou was 86 years old. Truly a groundbreaking artist, Angelou rose to prominence after the 1969 publication of her memoir I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings. In a brutally honest way like no author before her, Angelou exposed the reality of living in the South as a young

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    Don Rickles will not get pooped on by Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (Exclusive video)

    Iconic comedian Don Rickles will be celebrated tomorrow as Spike TV premieres One Night Only: An All-Star Comedy Tribute to Don Rickles at 9 pm ET. Laughspin was in attendance when it was shot at the historic Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York. So we know what’s in store for viewers– and you’re not going to want to miss it. On hand to honor the still-performing Rickles, 88 was Tina

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    Joan Rivers and Tracy Morgan reenact Colin Farrell’s sex tape for Andy Cohen (Video)

    Tracy Morgan and Joan Rivers couldn’t stop making Andy Cohen laugh last night on his Bravo show Watch What Happens Live. Morgan, looking round and happy, was promoting his upcoming Comedy Central stand-up special Tracy Morgan: Bona Fide which airs Sunday. Joan Rivers, the comedy legend, appeared to promote her years of relentless plastic surgery. Hilarious bits included Rivers and Morgan acting out the Colin Farrell sex tape. Rivers played

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    FXX signs Tracy Morgan with comedy from Rob McElhenney, Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton

    Saturday Night Live alum Tracy Morgan won’t fuddle around with a pilot for FXX. The comedy-centric sister channel of FX has given a straight-to-series order for a Morgan-starred show. It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia creators Rob McElhenney, Charlie Day and Glenn Howerton (along with writer Luvh Rakhe) came up with the project with the 30 Rock star in mind. FX is allegedly very interested in working with Morgan, having already

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    New Tracy Morgan comedy special ‘Bona Fide’ will premiere on Comedy Central

    Emmy Award-winning controversy-starting Saturday Night Live alum Tracy Morgan is back with a new comedy special on Comedy Central. His first TV special since his 2010 Showtime project Tracy Morgan: Black and Blue, this new hour was performed in his hometown of Brooklyn, NY. Tracy Morgan: Bona Fide will cover the comedian’s stories of growing up in the projects with a dysfunctional family and topical anecdotes that show how the

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    Lady Gaga, Stephen Colbert, Mariah Carey and more welcome Jimmy Fallon to The Tonight Show (Video)

    Sure it was an excuse to parade out a massive list of A-list celebrities on Jimmy Fallon’s inaugural Tonight Show, but that doesn’t mean it wasn’t hilarious. Last night, a total of 14 famous friends of Fallon stopped by to pay off a $100 debt each. The reason? These doubters said Fallon would never be the host of The Tonight Show. Check it out. The full list of guests is

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    Watch the 30 Rock series finale here (Full episode)

    If you’re on this site, chances are you’re one of the nearly five million people who watched the highly anticipated series finale of 30 Rock last night. Chances are, then, you won’t mind watching it again. And to those who missed it because you were, say, drunk or putting your kids to bed, or drunkenly putting your kids to bed, watching the full episode below will prove even more valuable.

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    Tracy Morgan on Eddie Murphy: He taught me I could be sexy and funny at the same time (Video)

    As Eddie Murphy is working on a television series based on his hugely popular Beverly Hills Cop movie franchise, some of the comedy world’s greats spent a night in Los Angeles to honor the man. Chris Rock, Tracy Morgan, Samuel L. Jackson, Arsenio Hall, Brett Ratner, Martin Lawrence and Jeffrey Katzenberg and Eddie’s brother, comedian Charlie Murphy gathered for Eddie Murphy: One Night Only, which will air on Spike TV

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    ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ headed to Brooklyn; Letterman, Rock, Colbert, Stewart and Morgan slated

    Jimmy Kimmel is finally saying goodbye to his Los Angeles studio and bringing Jimmy Kimmel Live to his hometown of Brooklyn, NY— for one week, anyway. Later this month, Kimmel will welcome the likes of Chris Rock, Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, Tracy Morgan and perhaps, most importantly, David Letterman, Kimmel’s life-long hero, to his temporary East Coast digs. Kimmel has guested on Letterman’s Late Show, but this will be the

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    Chris Rock, Tracy Morgan and more will honor Eddie Murphy on Spike TV

    Although comedy fans have been trying to get Eddie Murphy back on the stand-up stage for years and frowning all the way, they can’t deny the indelible mark he’s left on the world of comedy. Because of that, Comedy Central honored Murphy with the Icon trophy at last year’s first annual Comedy Awards. And now another Viacom property – Spike TV – will dedicate an entire special to the legendary

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    See Tracy Morgan, Jesse Eisenberg, Melissa Leo in Why Stop Now? before it hits theaters

    Why Stop Now?, an upcoming comedy flick starring Jesse Eisenberg, Tracy Morgan and the Academy Award-winning Melissa Leo wont be in theaters until Aug. 17, but you can see it right now over at Sundance’s digital screening service SundanceNOW where the film is available for pre-theatrical rental, either to stream or to download, for $10. You can also get it on iTunes, over at Amazon or on Xbox and PS3.

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    You’re going to want to watch Alec Baldwin do his impersonation of Tracy Morgan

    Last night, Alec Baldwin visited Conan, in part, to chat about what it’s like working with Tracy Morgan on 30 Rock. During he and Conan O’Brien’s conversation, Baldwin relates a story of the time he walked in on Morgan (at 7 a.m.) watching vintage videos of Michael Jackson. Cue: Baldwin’s amazing Morgan impression. Enjoy!

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