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George Shapiro, Personal Manager and ‘Seinfeld’ Producer, Dies at 91

George Shapiro, the Bronx-born personal manager and champion of comedy who teamed with his late business partner, Howard West, to bring the iconic sitcom Seinfeld to television, has died. He was 91. Shapiro died Thursday evening of natural causes at his home in Beverly Hills, a publicist announced. Shapiro and West also helped guide the […]

Box Office: ‘Sonic the Hedgehog 2’ Booms With $72M Bow, ‘Ambulance’ DOA

Boom! Paramount’s Sonic the Hedgehog 2 opened to a huge $72.1 million in a major boost for the domestic box office revival, and particularly for the family market. The PG-rated pic came in well ahead of expectations, starting off when earning $26.5 million from 4,234 theaters Friday. Paramount’s initial weekend estimate was $71 million for […]

Jim Carrey Says Will Smith Should Have Been Arrested for Oscars Slap

Jim Carrey made clear he believes that Will Smith slapping Chris Rock during Sunday’s Oscars not only did irreparable damage to his legacy, but to the entire entertainment industry. In a recent CBS Mornings interview with Gayle King to promote Sonic the Hedgehog 2, Carrey said Smith should be facing far greater consequences for slapping Rock […]

‘Sonic the Hedgehog 2’: Film Review

James Marsden, Jim Carrey and Tika Sumpter return for this sequel about the otherworldly, bright blue hedgehog (voiced by Ben Schwartz).

‘In Living Color’ Producer Donates Show Archive to National Comedy Center

In Living Color has a new home. Series co-creator and producer Tamara Rawitt has donated an extensive archive from the Emmy-winning sketch comedy series to the National Comedy Center in Jamestown, New York. Included are such items as scripts, set drawings, prop lists, writer’s notes, uncut and uncensored videotape masters, creative materials and artifacts from […]

John Stamos, John Mayer, Chris Rock and Jim Carrey Take Stage at Bob Saget Tribute at Comedy Store

Hours after Bob Saget passed away inside a Florida hotel room on Jan. 9, the Comedy Store shared a tribute on social media, mourning the iconic comedian as “one of our own.” Saget launched his career inside the West Hollywood venue more than four decades ago, at age 21, under the tutelage of Mitzi Shore. […]

The Game Awards Claims High of 85M Views

The Game Awards said Monday that its eighth annual show on Dec. 9 reached 85 million livestreams, up from 2020’s 83 million and the highest to date. Hosted and curated by executive producer Geoff Keighley at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, the video game industry’s biggest annual event — in which the family-themed action-adventure […]

Jim Carrey Shares Intricate Scare Prank Pulled on Norm Macdonald at Universal Studios

Jim Carrey on Wednesday continued to pay tribute to his friend and Canadian countryman Norm Macdonald with a video showing a prank pulled years ago. The Saturday Night Live veteran died Tuesday after a long, secret battle with cancer. He was 61. His death shocked and devastated friends and fans. Carrey was among those who […]

Jim Carrey Pauses His Political Cartoons to “Reclaim a Little Neurological Bandwidth”

The actor has used his Twitter account regularly over the last several years to post politically-charged drawings and captions that often referenced the Trump administration.

Jim Carrey Stepping Down From Joe Biden Role on ‘SNL’

Jim Carrey is done playing Joe Biden on 'Saturday Night Live.'

Dave Chappelle, ‘SNL’ Among YouTube’s 2020 Top-Trending Videos

Also among the top 10 is Ricky Gervais’ monologue from the 2020 Golden Globes.

‘Saturday Night Live’: Election Results Episode Tackles Trump Loss in Cold Open

Maya Rudolph, Alec Baldwin and Jim Carrey starred in the cold open.