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The Ham&High Network
Q&A: Comedian Simon Happily: ‘I’d stop property developers pretending to be pub companies’Tuesday at 8.15pm. He has appeared on television including Richard & Judy and T
Q&A: Comedian Simon Happily: ‘I’d stop property developers pretending to be pub companies’
The Ham&High Network / Posted 15 minutes ago
Tuesday at 8.15pm. He has appeared on television including Richard & Judy and The Big Breakfast on Channel 4 and has hosted comedy as various festivals, including London Mardi Gras. Simon lives in Belsize Park with his rescue dog Teddy. You can... Read more
28m
New Kerala
When 'Harry Potter' met Donald Trump back in the daywith the present American presidential candidate over ten years ago. During an
When 'Harry Potter' met Donald Trump back in the day
New Kerala / Posted 28 minutes ago
with the present American presidential candidate over ten years ago. During an appearance on the premiere of British comedy chat show, 'The Graham Norton Show,' the 27-year-old actor recalled his first meeting with the businessman at a press... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Downham Market actors take on a horror of a musical productionagainst a giant, green plant. It’s already great fun in rehearsals so I can’t w
Downham Market actors take on a horror of a musical production
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 34 minutes ago
against a giant, green plant. It’s already great fun in rehearsals so I can’t wait until we get on the stage.” The horror-comedy rock musical by composer Alan Menken and writer Howard Ashman features well-known tunes, with music in the style of... Read more
41m
The Morning Call
Interviewing Vanessa Williams: Headlining 20th Zoellner Gala, she continues to have The Right Stuff in music, TV, morearc on the UPN drama “South Beach” in 2006. [Williams also appeared in a dozen
Interviewing Vanessa Williams: Headlining 20th Zoellner Gala, she continues to have The Right Stuff in music, TV, more
The Morning Call / Posted 41 minutes ago
arc on the UPN drama “South Beach” in 2006. [Williams also appeared in a dozen and a half feature films, including 1997’s comedy-drama “Soul Food” and the 2000 remake of “Shaft.” In 2002, she was nominated for a Tony Award for the musical “Into... Read more
41m
The Post-Journal
Comedy Center Listed As WNY Priority Projectreleased its Empire State Development funding priority list, which included $1.
Comedy Center Listed As WNY Priority Project
The Post-Journal / Posted 41 minutes ago
released its Empire State Development funding priority list, which included $1.5 million in gap funding for the National Comedy Center. The funding for the National Comedy Center was one of six projects the Western New York council recommended... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Thailand still golden for Chinese tourists despite Zika fearswomen. Budget-friendly Thailand has seen a steady increase in Chinese tourists
Thailand still golden for Chinese tourists despite Zika fears
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
women. Budget-friendly Thailand has seen a steady increase in Chinese tourists over recent years. A hit 2012 Chinese comedy film, "Lost in Thailand", boosted the image of a tourist paradise of Buddhist temples and beaches. Thailand expects a... Read more
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NZCity
Batman's Batpod which used in 'The Dark Knight Rises' sold for £312,000 at auctionSpielberg's clapperboard from 1975's 'Jaws' went for £84,000. Other items incl
Batman's Batpod which used in 'The Dark Knight Rises' sold for £312,000 at auction
NZCity / Posted an hour ago
Spielberg's clapperboard from 1975's 'Jaws' went for £84,000. Other items included the Sloth Mask from 1980s classic comedy 'The Goonies', which went for £36,000. Elsewhere, Harry Potter's Acceptance Letter for Hogwarts, complete with the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Dan Brown: From Da Vinci’s Jesus code to Dante’s hellishly Divine Comedyacross on some level.” When Brown talks about Dante, he could be mistaken for
Dan Brown: From Da Vinci’s Jesus code to Dante’s hellishly Divine Comedy
The Irish Times / Posted an hour ago
across on some level.” When Brown talks about Dante, he could be mistaken for Comic-Con fanboy. “I first read The Divine Comedy in high school and then again in university,” he says, excitedly. “I just loved it. It has such a contemporary feel,... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Fired 'Walking Dead' co-creator sues for $280 millionLive has passed away at the age of 88. Amazon orders The Tick remake, Jill Sol
Fired 'Walking Dead' co-creator sues for $280 million
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted an hour ago
Live has passed away at the age of 88. Amazon orders The Tick remake, Jill Soloway's I Love Dick and Jean-Claude Van Damme comedyAmazon orders The Tick remake, Jill Soloway's I Love Dick and Jean-Claude Van Damme comedy Amazon has picked up The... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflix
Brisbane Times / Posted an hour ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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Daily Mail
Matt Damon tucks into some fries as he meets a friend for lunch in LAcasually in blue from head to toe, from his sneakers, to his jeans to his T-shi
Matt Damon tucks into some fries as he meets a friend for lunch in LA
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
casually in blue from head to toe, from his sneakers, to his jeans to his T-shirt bearing his beloved Boston Red Sox The comedy, which also stars Kristen Wiig, Christoph Waltz, Alec Baldwin, Neil Patrick Harris and Jason Sudeikis, is set in a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Napier Repertory brings ancient show to the stageNapier Repertory's end-of-year production for 2016 Lysistrata, is intriguing an
Napier Repertory brings ancient show to the stage
The New Zealand Herald / Posted an hour ago
Napier Repertory's end-of-year production for 2016 Lysistrata, is intriguing and should not to be missed. The comedy, written by Aristophanes in the time of the ancient Greeks, is a comic account of one woman's extraordinary mission to end the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Inside the tragic final months of Robin Williamsentitled 'The Terrorist Inside My Husband's Brain'. Robin Williams, right, and
Inside the tragic final months of Robin Williams
The New Zealand Herald / Posted an hour ago
entitled 'The Terrorist Inside My Husband's Brain'. Robin Williams, right, and his wife Susan Schneider arrive to The 2012 Comedy Awards in New York. Photo / AP Schneider and Williams were married from 2011 until his death and, in the essay, she... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
Austin Filmmaker Takes on Patent TrollsIndie filmmakers don't normally get to publicize their low-budget comedy on CNB
Austin Filmmaker Takes on Patent Trolls
The Austin Chronicle / Posted 2 hours ago
Indie filmmakers don't normally get to publicize their low-budget comedy on CNBC sitting next to Adam Carolla. "This one does," said Lex Lybrand, writer and director of tech comedy The Trolls. The Man Show star inspired the Austin filmmaker's new... Read more
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The Irish Times
Crime Fiction: Comic turns on the mean streets and dangerous times to be a childalthough, as always, his recurring theme is the Sunshine State itself, “the lan
Crime Fiction: Comic turns on the mean streets and dangerous times to be a child
The Irish Times / Posted 2 hours ago
although, as always, his recurring theme is the Sunshine State itself, “the land of batshit, trigger-happy motherfuckers”. Comedy and crime fiction don’t always make for comfortable bedfellows, but here Hiaasen is in razor-sharp form as he blends... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
NBC Axes Jackie Clarke Comedy Project ‘Mail Order Family’ After Activist UproarNBC dumped the comedy “Mail Order Family” late Friday, after intense criticism
NBC Axes Jackie Clarke Comedy Project ‘Mail Order Family’ After Activist Uproar
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 hours ago
NBC dumped the comedy “Mail Order Family” late Friday, after intense criticism that the proposed series would perpetuate damaging stereotypes. The project, from “Superstore” writer-producer Jackie Clarke, is about a single dad who obtains a... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Whenever marriage happens, everyone will get to know: Ssharad Malhotraagiving it a day or two. You have to plan things and work it out,” says Malhotra
Whenever marriage happens, everyone will get to know: Ssharad Malhotraa
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 hours ago
giving it a day or two. You have to plan things and work it out,” says Malhotraa. The actor is currently doing a standup comedy show after dedicating almost a decade to fiction shows. “For me it was about getting out of my zone and challenging... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Vir Das on the shifting sands of stand-up comedy in Indiabase. Actor-comedian-singer Vir Das, who is considered to be the first one to m
Vir Das on the shifting sands of stand-up comedy in India
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 hours ago
base. Actor-comedian-singer Vir Das, who is considered to be the first one to make a living out of the profession, believes comedy has become “an extremely lucrative profession.” “I have no doubt in my mind that stand-up has grown massively over... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
I want to keep pushing my limits and do better work: Manjari Fadnniswoke up to me and realised I can play a main lead as well,” she recalls. Actor
I want to keep pushing my limits and do better work: Manjari Fadnnis
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 hours ago
woke up to me and realised I can play a main lead as well,” she recalls. Actor Manjari Fadnnis was recently seen in comedy drama Wah Taj opposite Shreyas Talpade. ((Waseem Gashroo/HT Photo)) Manjari admits that after Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Copycat?: 15 Bollywood films that are way too ‘inspired’ from Hollywoodstarrer. Kaante was a copy of 1998 film Reservoir Dogs. Satte Pe Satta and Se
Copycat?: 15 Bollywood films that are way too ‘inspired’ from Hollywood
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 hours ago
starrer. Kaante was a copy of 1998 film Reservoir Dogs. Satte Pe Satta and Seven Brides For Seven Brothers Popular comedy film Satte Pe Satta (1982) starring Amitabh Bachchan and Hema Malini, along with an ensemble cast, was a copy of... Read more
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The Border Mail
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflix
The Border Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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The Border Mail
Working Dog sells show to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episod
Working Dog sells show to Netflix
The Border Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Art festival director's passion and vision key to successfestival beginning on Tuesday promises something for everyone, with 55 events r
Art festival director's passion and vision key to success
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
festival beginning on Tuesday promises something for everyone, with 55 events ranging from theatre, dance, music, cabaret, comedy, literature and much more. The programme was hand picked by festival Director Pitsch Leiser whose vision, drive and... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Working Dog sells show to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episod
Working Dog sells show to Netflix
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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The Courier
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflix
The Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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The Courier
Working Dog sells show to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episod
Working Dog sells show to Netflix
The Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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Orange County Register
Chapman University welcomes new president Daniele Struppa with pageantryKotar, 18, of Wisconsin, said. For the ceremony, Struppa selected the musical
Chapman University welcomes new president Daniele Struppa with pageantry
Orange County Register / Posted 3 hours ago
Kotar, 18, of Wisconsin, said. For the ceremony, Struppa selected the musical pieces and a passage from Dante’s Divine Comedy, read in Italian by a faculty member. The program’s procession included academics from some 50 universities,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflix
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Working Dog sells show to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episod
Working Dog sells show to Netflix
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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The Young Witness
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflix
The Young Witness / Posted 3 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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The Young Witness
Working Dog sells show to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episod
Working Dog sells show to Netflix
The Young Witness / Posted 3 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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Western Advocate
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflix
Western Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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Western Advocate
Working Dog sells show to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episod
Working Dog sells show to Netflix
Western Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflix
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Working Dog sells show to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episod
Working Dog sells show to Netflix
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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Manning River Times
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflix
Manning River Times / Posted 3 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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Manning River Times
Working Dog sells show to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episod
Working Dog sells show to Netflix
Manning River Times / Posted 3 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Working Dog sells show to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episod
Working Dog sells show to Netflix
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflix
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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Lake Placid News
With grim topicality, 'The13th' opens New York Film Festivalheart-breaking "Manchester by the Sea," Barry Jenkins' lyrical coming-of-age ta
With grim topicality, 'The13th' opens New York Film Festival
Lake Placid News / Posted 3 hours ago
heart-breaking "Manchester by the Sea," Barry Jenkins' lyrical coming-of-age tale "Moonlight" and Maren Ade's celebrated comedy "Toni Erdmann." Between them, they encompass some of the top breakouts of the film festival circuit, from Sundance,... Read more
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The North West Star
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflix
The North West Star / Posted 3 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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The North West Star
Working Dog sells show to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episod
Working Dog sells show to Netflix
The North West Star / Posted 3 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflix
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Working Dog sells show to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episod
Working Dog sells show to Netflix
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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New York Post
Relativity needs ‘Masterminds’ to be ‘Titanic’a rabbit out of the hat this weekend for the studio to show it has a sustainabl
Relativity needs ‘Masterminds’ to be ‘Titanic’
New York Post / Posted 3 hours ago
a rabbit out of the hat this weekend for the studio to show it has a sustainable business model. That will leave the heist comedy, starring Zach Galifianakis and Kristen Wiig, in sixth place. It will also leave “Masterminds” well below the pace... Read more
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WA Today
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflix
WA Today / Posted 4 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Comic writer confirms Wonder Woman is ‘queer’Wonder Woman is queer. As if — what — you’re paranoid Wonder Woman might not da
Comic writer confirms Wonder Woman is ‘queer’
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 hours ago
Wonder Woman is queer. As if — what — you’re paranoid Wonder Woman might not date you?” tweeted Mike Drucker, a television comedy writer. There were no clues to Wonder Woman’s bisexuality when Warner Bros screened the first trailer for the... Read more
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The Age
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflix
The Age / Posted 4 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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The Irish Times
Alexander Skarsgård: The most popular Swedish export since Abbasets like that.” The Tarzan six-pack makes a return appearance in a very diffe
Alexander Skarsgård: The most popular Swedish export since Abba
The Irish Times / Posted 4 hours ago
sets like that.” The Tarzan six-pack makes a return appearance in a very different guise in War on Everyone, a new bad cop comedy from John Michael McDonagh, the writer-director of The Guard and Calvary. “There are remnants of Tarzan in there,”... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflixadult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode
Working Dog generates Pacific Heat with adult animation sold to Netflix
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
adult primetime animated series. Commissioned by Foxtel in 2014, the 13-episode series will premiere in Australia on the Comedy Channel before becoming available in other countries through Netflix. Utopia also streams on Netflix outside Australia... Read more
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