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  • ‘Book Of Mormon’ funnyman Josh Gad to play Sam Kinison

    Larry Charles (“Borat,” “Bruno,” “Curb Your Enthusiasm”) has finally found an actor to star in his upcoming Sam Kinison biopic. Josh Gad, from the Broadway hit “Book Of Mormon,” will portray the hard-partying, “pentecostal preacher-turned-manic standup comedian,” Deadline.com reports. Kinison was tragically killed in a car accident in 1992 at age 38 — ironically, after… More ▸

  • Watch: Kanye West playing a “black Larry David”

    Way back in the year 2008, long before baby North was a glimmer in Kim Kardashian’s eye, Kanye West was a man with a dream. A dream of becoming…the black Larry David. Really — that’s what he said. To Larry Charles, the executive producer of “Curb Your Enthusiasm.” Yes, it may be difficult to imagine… More ▸

  • Billy Crystal to star in Larry Charles’ FX series

    Looks like FX is going to be injecting some humor into their lineup. Not a bad idea, we think, after many seasons of the awesome yet dark series “Justified” or “Sons of Anarchy.” Billy Crystal will star in the network’s new half-hour series, “The Comedians,” according to The Hollywood Reporter. The veteran Jewish comedian will… More ▸