Tracy Morgan in critical condition after car accident in New Jersey (UPDATE)
UPDATE 5:40 pm ET – Truck driver Kevin Roper, 35, of Jonesboro, Ga. has been charged with one count of death by auto and four counts of assault by auto. As for Morgan, “He’s got a brace on his neck, but he’s smiling,” says a friend of the comedian’s, according to... [Read More]
 
Image of Tracy Morgan Seriously Injured In A Car Accident In New Jersey
Tracy Morgan Seriously Injured In A Car Accident In New Jersey
Tracy Morgan, the former Saturday Night Live and 30 Rock star, was injured in a six-car accident early on Saturday, Sgt. Gregory Williams of the New Jersey State Police says. The accident, Williams said, happened at about 1 a.m. ET., near Trenton. CNN reports Morgan is in "critical" condition, while USA Today reports the actor and comedian is in "intensive care." [Read More]
 
Maya Angelou dies at 86, once said ‘Against the cruelties of life, one must laugh’
Maya Angelou, celebrated author, poet, professor, dancer, musician, public speaker and activist, died today in her home in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Angelou was 86 years old. Truly a groundbreaking artist, Angelou rose to prominence after the 1969 publication of her memoir I Know Why The Caged ... [Read More]
 
Don Rickles will not get pooped on by Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (Exclusive video)
Iconic comedian Don Rickles will be celebrated tomorrow as Spike TV premieres One Night Only: An All-Star Comedy Tribute to Don Rickles at 9 pm ET. Laughspin was in attendance when it was shot at the historic Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York. So we know what’s in store for viewers– and... [Read More]
 
Don Rickles will not get pooped on by Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (Exclusive video)
Iconic comedian Don Rickles will be celebrated tomorrow as Spike TV premieres One Night Only: An All-Star Comedy Tribute to Don Rickles at 9 pm ET. Laughspin was in attendance when it was shot at the historic Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York. So we know what’s in store for viewers– and... [Read More]
 
Letterman, Seinfeld, Stewart, Kimmel and others to pay tribute to Don Rickles on Spike TV’s “One Night Only” special
Don Rickles began his career way back in the 1950s and 60s and is still going strong today at the age of 87! This just proves that comedy is ageless. Rickles is best known for his venomous brand of insult comedy that has impressed the likes of Frank Sinatra, Johnny Carson, and many other famous [&he... [Read More]
 
Tracy Morgan Tells Conan Why He Got Kicked Out of Prince's House
by Megh Wright Ahead of the premiere of his Comedy Central special this weekend, Tracy Morgan told Conan all about the time he — more specifically, his insane and now retired alter ego Chico Divine — had the honor of getting kicked out of Prince's house. 0 Comments... [Read More]
 
Joan Rivers and Tracy Morgan reenact Colin Farrell’s sex tape for Andy Cohen (Video)
Tracy Morgan and Joan Rivers couldn’t stop making Andy Cohen laugh last night on his Bravo show Watch What Happens Live. Morgan, looking round and happy, was promoting his upcoming Comedy Central stand-up special Tracy Morgan: Bona Fide which airs Sunday. Joan Rivers, the comedy legend, appear... [Read More]
 
Spike TV presents “One Night Only: An All-Star Comedy Tribute to Don Rickles”
This just in! Spike TV has gathered an all-star collection of comedians to pay tribute to the guy who insulted them all, and did so with love, 87-year-old Don Rickles. One Night Only: An All-Star Comedy Tribute to Don Rickles will feature David Letterman, Jerry Seinfeld, Jon Stewart, Robert De Niro,... [Read More]
 
Tracy Morgan makes his case for “Bona Fide” comedy star status
If he wasn't already a bona fide star upon leaving Saturday Night Live, Tracy Morgan certainly was when he returned to the 30 Rock fold in the sitcom that loosely fictionalized him and the makings of TV sketch comedy. With an emphasis on loosely. As Morgan prepares to unveil his fourth stand-up spec... [Read More]