A collection of news and information related to George Carlin published by this site and its partners.
Displaying items 1-12 of 165 » View latimes.com items only1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11-14 Next >
Eddie Pepitone, perhaps the funniest stand-up comedian you've never heard of, gets a deserving close-up in the amusing, freewheeling documentary "The Bitter Buddha." Although the dyspeptic Pepitone, an unmade bed of a guy in his early 50s, has...
LAS VEGAS — Picture the lion before the kill. Sitting comfortably in a tony suite backstage at the Mirage casino, comedian Lewis Black was in a mellow mood. A reasonably fit, aging man with black and gray hair and glasses, he seemed a bit...
Show TrackerEllen DeGeneres is the latest comedian to be awarded the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. Ellen DeGeneres will receive the award during a ceremony in October....
Pop & HissWhen it comes to the Grammys we seldom think of comedy – unless it’s some on-stage faux pas like Michael Portnoy (aka Soy Bomb) crashing Bob Dylan’s 1998 set or Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder bashing the awards show during his acceptance...
Company TownBox office previews. A review of HBO's Girls. Courts say yes to political ads on public radio and TV stations....
Show TrackerTracy Morgan: On "The Late Show," Tracy Morgan talks to David Letterman about the homophobic rant that got him in trouble earlier this year....
Show Tracker"The Ed Sullivan Comedy Special" on PBS will explore timeless comedy and famous comedians...
Words & Ideas Compiled by Grace Krilanovich. SUNDAY 826LA Adult Writing Seminar Series: TV Writing: A series of four panel discussions featuring industry professionals will cover multiple aspects of writing for television. Panelists include Allan Loeb,...
Company TownWhen it comes to indecency, the Federal Communications Commission would rather fight than switch. The FCC, as expected, has filed an appeal of a July ruling by a three-judge panel of the Second Circuit Court of Appeals in New York......
Jacket CopyThe Kennedy Center will present its 13th annual Mark Twain Prize for American Humor to Tina Fey on Nov. 8 in Washington. Fey is the star, executive producer and a writer of "30 Rock," for which she's won almost too......
The Big PictureThereâs a maxim in show business that dying is easy, comedy is hard. And in comedy, nothing is harder to gauge than where to draw the fuzzy line between whatâs outrageously funny and whatâs deeply offensive. The latest film to......
Feb 14, 2013 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Nov 30, 2012 |Story| Los Angeles Times
May 15, 2012 | Los Angeles Times
Jan 10, 2012 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Feb 10, 2012 | Los Angeles Times
Apr 13, 2012 | Los Angeles Times
Oct 11, 2011 | Los Angeles Times
Jul 31, 2011 | Los Angeles Times
Mar 6, 2011 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Aug 26, 2010 | Los Angeles Times
Oct 1, 2010 | Los Angeles Times
Oct 11, 2010 | Los Angeles Times
Original site for George Carlin topic gallery.