Chris Rock’s “Top Five,” Jon Stewart’s “Rosewater” both will premiere at 2014 TIFF
The Toronto International Film Festival announced its slate of world premieres, gala screenings and more this morning, and both Jon Stewart's directorial debut as well as Chris Rock's latest both will make their world premieres there this September. Rosewater rose straight from a guest's appearance ... [Read More]
Tracy Morgan, Ardie Fuqua suing Walmart over deadly crash
There’s a new update on what the celebrity-obsessed media calls “the Tracy Morgan car crash”, also known as a 6-car crash that killed comedian James McNair on June 7. Morgan is suing Walmart in a civil court case filed with the U.S. District Court in New Jersey. The 45-year old 30 ... [Read More]
Tracy Morgan Files Lawsuit Against Walmart After Leaving Rehabilitation Center
by Megh Wright Over a month after being involved in a fatal car wreck that resulted in multiple injuries and the death of his mentor and writing partner James McNair, Tracy Morgan has not only made enough physical progress to leave rehab and move back home, but according to the LA Times he's also fi... [Read More]
Tracy Morgan, Ardie Fuqua and Jeffrey Millea sue Walmart over deadly limo crash
Comedians Tracy Morgan and Ardie Fuqua, and Morgan's personal assistant Jeffrey Millea and his wife Krista Millea, have filed a joint lawsuit against Walmart for the deadly New Jersey Turnpike crash last month that critically wounded Morgan, Fuqua and Millea and killed a fourth passenger, comedian J... [Read More]
Tracy Morgan files lawsuit against Walmart over deadly limo crash
Tracy Morgan is suing Walmart over the deadly June 7th limo bus crash on the New Jersey Turnpike that left him, Ardie Fuqua, and Jeff Milliea critically injured and killed James “Jimmy Mack” McNair. The complaint was filed Thursday in the U.S. District Court in New Jersey. Morgan, suffer... [Read More]
Ardie Fuqua out of hospital following Tracy Morgan car crash
Comedian Ardie Fuqua, who was severely injured in a car crash that also injured TV star Tracy Morgan and killed James McNair, is no longer in critical condition. Fellow Comedy Cellar emcee Wil Sylvince posted on Facebook: To all who’s concerned about Ardie Fuqua, he’s doing a lot better ... [Read More]
Ardie Fuqua out of intensive care, in a rehab facility, recovering from tragic Turnpike crash
Finally! Some great, encouraging news to share regarding comedian Ardie Fuqua, courtesy of our mutual friend and comedian, Wil Sylvince. I'll let Wil tell it to you straight: "To all who's concerned about Ardie Fuqua, he's doing a lot better but still has a long way to fully recover. He's final... [Read More]
Comedy community raises nearly $50,000 in 5 days for Ardie Fuqua’s medical bills
Last week the Comedy Cellar set up a GoFundMe account to raise money for one of its own, Ardie Fuqua. The goal of the account was to raise $40,000 to help Ardie and his family pay for medical bills as a result of his involvement in the June 7th limo accident that killed James “Jimmy […]... [Read More]
Tracy Morgan has left the hospital and headed to a rehab facility, “Still has a long way to go”
Today, Tracy Morgan has left Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Jersey and has entered an undisclosed injury rehab facility, where he’ll stay for the next several weeks. Morgan has been in the hospital for nearly two weeks following the six-car crash that critically injured Morgan,... [Read More]
Driver in Tracy Morgan crash was speeding, had been working for nearly 14 hours at time of accident
Kevin Roper, the Walmart driver who crashed into a limo van on the New Jersey Turnpike on June 7, leaving comedians Tracy Morgan, Ardie Fuqua and Morgan’s assistant Jeff Millea in critical condition and killing comedian James McNair, was driving 20 mph over the speed limit and had been on the ... [Read More]