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George Carlin's comedic journey takes the stage in HBO doc

May. 20, 2022 13:31 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — For comedians of a certain age, there was one album that was worn out on the turntable, dutifully memorized and acted out. That was George Carlin's signature “Class Clown.” “The way George Carlin looked at the world and broke it down taught so many of us how...

New this week: 'The Offer,' Kehlani, 'I Love That for You'

Apr. 28, 2022 09:35 AM EDT

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIES — Here’s an offer that will be hard to refuse: Paramount+ is playing host to the Godfather...

Marlee Matlin, George Takei mourn Gilbert Gottfried

Apr. 12, 2022 19:42 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Reactions to the death of comedian Gilbert Gottfried: “I am so sad to read about the passing of Gilbert Gottfried. Funny, politically incorrect but a softie on the inside. We met many times; he even pranked me on a plane, replacing my intepreter@655jack...

Comedians react with horror at Will Smith's Oscar slap

Mar. 28, 2022 18:32 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Will Smith slapping Chris Rock at the Oscars provoked intense opinions online, especially from comedians who felt it was an assault on their art. “Let me tell you something, it’s a very bad practice to walk up on stage and physically assault a comedian,”...