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Budd Friedman, Founder of the Improv, Dies at 90

Budd Friedman, the comedy club pioneer who founded the original Improv in New York in 1963 and gave early career breaks to the likes of Jay Leno, Robert Klein, Bette Midler, Richard Pryor and Andy Kaufman, has died. He was 90.  Friedman died Saturday of heart failure at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, his […]

John Bowman, ‘Martin’ Co-Creator and ‘In Living Color’ Head Writer, Dies at 64

John Bowman, who co-created the Martin Lawrence sitcom Martin, served as the head writer on the ground-breaking In Living Color and worked on other shows including Saturday Night Live, Murphy Brown and The Hughleys, has died. He was 64. A producer and Emmy-winning writer, Bowman died suddenly on Tuesday at his home in Santa Monica, […]

Keenen Ivory Wayans Joins Tracy Morgan-Tiffany Haddish TBS Comedy

Keenen Ivory Wayans is returning to television. The 'In Living Color' creator has boarded TBS' single-camera comedy 'The Last O.G.' He will serve as showrunner for season three, replacing Saladin Patterson.

“We Were Warped Out of Our Minds”: ‘In Living Color’ Stars Recall Fox Censors, Spike Lee’s Disdain in Dishy Oral History

Twenty-five years after the groundbreaking sketch show left the airwaves in a blaze of controversy and conflict, The Hollywood Reporter reunites the 'In Living Color' cast to reflect on series.

‘In Living Color’ Creator, Cast Reflect on Show’s Impact: “America Needed Something New”

'In Living Color' creator and star Keenen Ivory Wayans reunited with cast members Shawn Wayans, Kim Wayans, Tommy Davidson, Rosie Perez and David Alan Grier at the Tribeca Film Festival 245h anniversary panel.

Austin Film Festival to Honor Walter Hill and Keenen Ivory Wayans

Hill and Wayans join previously announced Distinguished Screenwriter Award recipient Kenneth Lonergan.

Two Wayans Brothers Sue New York Law Firm Over Alleged Unfair Charges

Keenen Ivory Wayans and Shawn Wayans say they're being improperly billed by lawyers unlicensed in California

NBC’s ‘Last Comic Standing’ Sets New Host and Judges

Roseanne Barr, Keenen Ivory Wayans and Russell Peters make up the new judging panel, with J.B. Smoove hosting the 13-episode revamp premiering May 22.

Classic TV Stars Reunite for TV Land Awards

The cast of "In Living Color," including Jim Carrey and the Wayans brothers, reunited on stage to accept the Groundbreaking Award; "Laverne & Shirley" was awarded the Fan Favorite Award.

‘In Living Color’ Returning to Fox, Keenen Ivory Wayans Producing

Fox will air two half-hour specials of "In Living Color" in the spring, with the option to pick it up to series next season.