The Sarah Silverman Program and Important Things with Demetri Martin will return to Comedy Central on Feb. 4
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Usually when you think of an easel and pointer, the first thing that comes to mind is, "Will anyone notice when I fall asleep with my eyes open?" But comedian Demetri Martin has really taken graphs and flow charts to a new level. The visual aids may look like chicken scratch, but dont underestimate the power of this guy's jokes!
NBC has recruited wrestling legend Hulk Hogan to host its revival of American Gladiators, which is slated for a midseason bow, Variety reports.... Jon Stewart's production company this week can expect a series pickup for Important Things with Demetri Martin, a sketch-variety show fronted by Daily Show contributor Martin and eyed for a late 2008 launch.... HBO is developing a movie based on the book Until Proven Innocent: Political Correctness and the Shameful Injustices of the Duke Lacrosse Rape Case (shop Amazon).
It's hard to believe that 12 weeks ago I was a newbie to Flight of the Conchords and now am a full-fledged fan. Should I get a T-shirt or a cap? The best part about having a first-season finale is that there will be a second season. Here's to next summer!In Murray's meeting, item No. 1 was Todd. Todd! He's a bongo player that Murray met while on nitrous oxide at the dentist's office. Proud of his decision to increase the size of the band to three, Murray tells a stunned Bret and Jemaine that they can now be a proper band, like the "Police-men". Sensing their resistance, Murray tells the guys to trust him, like the first time he saw them on stage and told them to face the front. And they've never looked back. He also said to give Todd a chance, sort of like the John Lennon song "Give Peace a Chance." Item 2 on Murrays list was about getting an interview with Rolling Stone, but he wasnt sure if it was the magazine or the group. (There was a definite "no" from the band.)Tod...