Comedy

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Actress, Comedian Anne Meara Dies At 85

Actress and comedian Anne Meara, whose comic work with husband Jerry Stiller helped launch a 60-year career in film and TV, has died. She was 85.

05/24/2015

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Is ‘Broad City’ the ‘I Love Lucy’ for Millennials?

Lucy and Ethel revolutionized friendship for a whole group of women on the verge of a societal change, and now Abbi and Ilana are doing the same thing on their Comedy Central show ‘Broad City.’

03/18/2015

Sam Simon attends a fundraiser benefiting Mercy For Animals at Private Residence on June 8, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Araya Diaz/Getty Images for Mercy for Animals)

Late Comedy Titan Sam Simon Spent Twilight Of Life Giving His Fortune To Charity

Sam Simon was no stranger to giving back and benefiting the community.

03/09/2015

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‘The Late Late Show With James Corden’ Will Premiere March 9, 2015

Get ready for a British invasion on you late night line-up when “The Late Late Show with James Corden” debuts on CBS.

10/23/2014

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Local Comedy Writer Poses As Los Feliz Daycare On Twitter To Satirize Modern Parenting

An aspiring comedian is focusing his humor at “modern” parenting, posing as the operator of a Los Feliz daycare center over Twitter.

10/18/2014

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Best Open Mic Comedy Nights In LA

In Los Angeles, most people are working to make it big in show business. In fact, our bars, restaurants and street corners are filled with performers hoping for their big break. Our great city is […]

10/16/2014

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Dave Chappelle Talks Quitting “Chappelle’s Show” With David Letterman

Dave Chappelle made his first late-night appearance in more than six years Tuesday, and one of the first questions he was asked was why he quit his cult sketch comedy show “Chappelle’s Show.”

06/11/2014

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Comedy Community Reacts To Fatal Crash That Critically Injured Tracy Morgan

Morgan was touring with the other comedians nationally in a show called “Turn it Funny.”

06/07/2014

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The Humor Code’s Five Best Comedy Clubs In The US

While traveling the world exploring the science of what makes things funny, we stumbled on an important question: What makes a good comedy club? According to many of the comics we interviewed, a “good room” is one that’s dimly lit, densely packed, with hard chairs, low ceilings, a red curtain, and nothing at all that’s blue.

04/01/2014

Comic actor Sid Caesar has died at the age of 91. (Photo by Vince Bucci/Getty Images)

Comic Actor, ‘Your Show Of Shows’ Host Sid Caesar Dead At 91

American comic actor and writer Sid Caesar, who was best known as the leading man on the 1950’s TV series “Your Show Of Shows” and “Caesar’s Hour”, has died at his home at the age of 91.

02/12/2014

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SoCal’s Best Upcoming Comedy Shows

These comedians are eager to entertain you at these upcoming comedy shows in and around L.A.

CBS Los Angeles–02/05/2014

Actor Bryan Cranston, winner of Best Performance in a Television Series - Drama and Best Series - Drama for 'Breaking Bad,' poses in the press room during the 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 12, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

[Spoiler Alert] Complete List Of 71st Annual Golden Globe Winners

The 71st Annual Golden Globes were again hosted by Tina Fey and Amy Poehler.

01/12/2014

Aleksey Igudesman and Hyung-Ki Joo came by KCAL9 Saturday to talk about their unique show. (credit: CBS)

Popular Duo Combines Classical Music And Comedy To Delight Audiences

They perform classical music and add comedy to it.

01/05/2014

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Actor James Earl Tell Viewers About TBS’ ‘Ground Floor’

Actor James Earl from the TBS comedy show “Ground Floor” stopped by KCAL9 Tuesday to tell viewers about the show.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/17/2013

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Have A Laugh And Celebrate The Improv’s 50th Anniversary!

Comedian Aries Spears and Clark Douglas from the Hollywood Improv visited the KCAL9 studios Wednesday to talk about special headliners for the celebration.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/30/2013

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