Long recovery ahead for Tracy Morgan, Ardie Fuqua and Jeffrey Millea; driver in Turnpike crash who rear-ended them charged with death by auto
Any other night, seeing Dave Chappelle and Chris Rock perform at the same comedy club would be the kind of occasion to become entertainment's top headline and even conjure up a GQ article a year later just to reminisce. But Saturday night wasn't any other night in comedy. Or at The Comedy Cellar. No... [Read More]
Tracy Morgan ‘more responsive’ after accident, Walmart trucker hadn’t slept for 24 hours
Nearly two days after he was critically injured in a six-car accident on the New Jersey Turnpike, Tracy Morgan is still in intensive care but is “more responsive,” according to Morgan’s rep Lewis Kay, who says Morgan is dealing with a broken femur, several broken ribs and a broken ... [Read More]
Tracy Morgan Remains in Critical Condition After Fatal Car Wreck
by Megh Wright While traveling home in a limo van from a show in Delaware late Friday night, Tracy Morgan and his crew of passengers including Morgan's writing partner James McNair and standups Ardie Fuqua and Harris Stanton were hit by a tractor-trailer on the New Jersey Turnpike in what resulted i... [Read More]
Wal-Mart trucker likely cause of Tracy Morgan accident
The driver thought to be the cause of the six-car accident that left one person dead and comedian Tracy Morgan in critical condition, turned himself in and has already posted a $50,000 bail, New Jersey State Police said earlier today. Kevin Roper, 35, was behind the wheel of a Wal-Mart 18-wheeler at... [Read More]
Tracy Morgan, Ardie Fuqua and Harris Stanton injured, “Jimmy Mack” killed in fatal car accident on New Jersey Turnpike
Horrible news. One man is dead and four others are in critical condition following a multi-car accident on the New Jersey Turnpike overnight. Police identified James McNair, 63, of Peekskill, N.Y., as the first victim from the crash, which involved two tractor trailers, an SUV, two cars and a limo v... [Read More]
Update: Tracy Morgan in critical condition after six-car accident in New Jersey
This is bad news to report. Tracy Morgan is in critical condition after a six-vehicle accident in New Jersey early Saturday morning. Including Morgan’s limo bus, two tractor trailers, two cars, and an SUV. It appears he was on his way home after performing at a show at Dover Downs in Delaware.... [Read More]
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]