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July 11, 2018 3:25 AM Comedy live at the cinema

COMEDIAN Kavin Jay is taking his Kavin Jay: Anger Management show to eight towns across Malaysia. Presented by MTalent Asia in collaboration with TGV Cinemas, his tour is scheduled to kick off this August. Kavin, with his unique blend of comedic timing, personal escapades and ruthless complaints, is one of only three Southeast Asian comics with their 136

April 20, 2018 4:43 AM ‘Love Gilda’ opens New York’s Tribeca Film Festival (VIDEO)

NEW YORK, April 20 — The 17th annual Tribeca Film Festival in New York kicked off on Wednesday with the premiere of Love, Gilda, a documentary about late comedian Gilda Radner. For long time friend and comedian Billy Crystal, the night was bittersweet. “Knowing her back in the beginning of Saturday Night Live. My feelings for her as an entertainer and a comedian 53

April 7, 2018 12:37 AM Actress Tiffany Haddish set to produce new HBO comedy series

Tiffany Haddish is set to produce a new HBO comedy series titled ‘Unsubscribed’. ― AFP picLOS ANGELES, April 7 ― According to, Haddish will become executive producer of a new comedy series in development at HBO. Titled Unsubscribed, the show is described as being an “examination of female blackness, beauty, and identity through a behind-the-scenes 32

March 30, 2018 4:25 AM Margaret Cho is bringing her ‘Fresh Off the Bloat’ tour to KL

‘Rolling Stone’ magazine named Cho one of the 50 Best Stand-Up Comedians of All Time. — AFP picKUALA LUMPUR, March 30 — American stand-up comedian, Margaret Cho, has set Malaysia as one of her destinations on her Fresh Off the Bloat tour on May 11 at the HGH Convention Centre. Named as one of Rolling Stone magazine’s 50 Best Stand-Up Comedians of All Time, tickets 33

March 28, 2018 7:17 AM Who bit Beyonce? ‘Bite-gate’ lights up social media

A screengrab shared on Twitter shows Beyonce, Jay-Z and Blue Ivy at the 2018 Grammy Awards. LOS ANGELES, March 28 — Someone allegedly bit Beyonce in the face and her notoriously vocal fans, collectively known as ‘The Beyhive’, are on the case. The drama began when comedian Tiffany Haddish claimed in an interview with men’s magazine GQ that she witnessed 32

March 22, 2018 7:13 AM Australian media firms fail in Rebel Wilson bid

Australian comedian and actor Rebel Wilson reacts as she leaves the Victorian Supreme Court in Melbourne, Australia, June 15, 2017. — Reuters pic SYDNEY, March 22 — Six Australian media companies seeking to join the battle against a record AUD$$4.5 million (RM13.7 million) defamation payout to Hollywood star Rebel Wilson had their case knocked back today 26

March 16, 2018 2:05 AM Five more Cosby accusers to testify at sex assault retrial

Montgomery County Judge Steven O'Neill's decision will likely have a major influence on the second trial of Cosby, who is accused of attacking Andrea Constand, at his home near Philadelphia between December 30, 2003 and January 20, 2004. — Reuters pic STROUDSBURG (Pennsylvania), March 16 — A Pennsylvania judge on Tuesday ruled that five other women who have accused 37

March 12, 2018 8:53 AM British comedian Ken Dodd dies age 90

LONDON: British comedian Ken Dodd, a legendary variety performer known for his unruly hair and buck teeth, has died at the age of 90, his publicist said Monday. Dodd, from Liverpool in northwest England, won millions of fans with his epic stand-up shows filled with non-stop jokes, in which he brandished his trademark colourful "tickling sticks". He made his first 149

March 12, 2018 7:32 AM Madcap British comedian Ken Dodd dies, aged 90

Entertainer Ken Dodd poses for photographers after being made a Knight Bachelor of the British Empire by Britain's Prince William at an investiture at Buckingham Palace in central London, March 2, 2017. — Reuters pic LONDON, March 12 — British comedian Ken Dodd, well-known to the country’s television audiences for his spiky hair, buck teeth and “tickling 51

March 7, 2018 5:31 AM Cosby lawyers want other accusers barred at retrial as #MeToo looms

Actor and comedian Bill Cosby exits with his lawyer Tom Mesereau (left) following a pretrial hearing for his sexual assault trial at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pennsylvania March 6, 2018. — Reuters picPENNSYLVANIA, March 7 — Allowing 19 other women who have accused comedian Bill Cosby of sexual assault to testify at his retrial would 31