Remember when ABC Sports used to go "up close and personal" in its profiles of athletic greats? In its terrific new "Nine for IX" series of documentaries about women's accomplishments in sports, ESPN Films applies that same intimate, emotional style to a true legend of college basketball, University of Tennessee coach Pat Summitt, in the video love letter Pat XO (Tuesday, 8/7c, ESPN). Produced by Good Morning America's Robin Roberts, this entertaining collage of testimonials from players and colleagues — with Summitt's grown son Tyler providing an emotional narrative thread — is underscored with sadness in the wake of her diagnosis last year with early-onset Alzheimer's...
Comedian and Last Comic Standing judge Greg Giraldo died Wednesday following a drug overdose, TMZ reported. He was 44.
"Greg was one of the most talented comedians of our time...
If Jay Leno isn't funny enough for you, there are seven more comedy correspondents joining the five previously announced comedians on the new NBC show.
When The Jay Leno Show premieres on Sept. 14, former intern and Tonight Show vet Ross Matthews will return to the team. Liz Feldman, Brian Unger, Nick Thune, Owen Benjamin, Marina Franklin and Sebastian Maniscalco also join the lineup as they launch a new segment called "Go on Assignment."
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You may know Jim Norton for his role on HBO's short-lived, but much loved Lucky Louie, or as one of the regulars on the Opie and Anthony radio show. Now, the comedian has branched out into hosting HBO's Down and Dirty with Jim Norton. The funny man sat down with Erin Fox to chat about his style of honest humor, touring with the infamous Andrew Dice Clay...