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Sitting Down and Having Pizza With Jesse Eisenberg and Aziz Ansari

Cyrus Saatsaz | Posted 10.24.2011 | San Francisco
Cyrus Saatsaz

At first glance, you wouldn't think actors Jesse Eisenberg and Aziz Ansari would have much, if anything, to do with surfing, snowboarding, skateboarding, or any other sport involving a board. Truth is, they don't.

The BEST Late Night Clips of the Week

Matt Wilstein | Posted 10.11.2011 | Comedy
Matt Wilstein

The credit downgrade, Michele Bachmann's Newsweek cover and the GOP debate provided ample material for late night hosts this week.

ReThink Review: 30 Minutes or Less -- On Casual Diversity

Jonathan Kim | Posted 10.12.2011 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

The thing about Aziz Ansari's character, Chet, is that being Indian is not even a minor part of Chet's character. In fact, the role of Chet could've been played by an actor of any race -- and that's what I find exciting.

WATCH: Aziz Ansari Thinks You Probably Shouldn't Have Kids

Posted 10.11.2011 | Comedy

Aziz Ansari went on "Conan" Wednesday to promote his new movie, "30 Minutes Or Less," his first starring role. But Aziz's appearance was focused on ne...

HuffPost Review: 30 Minutes or Less

Marshall Fine | Posted 10.11.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It's been a summer full of comedies that succumb to the law of diminishing returns, from The Hangover Part 2 through The Change-Up. Now comes 30 Minu...

WATCH: Aziz Ansari Doesn't Want To Hold Your Baby

Posted 10.09.2011 | Comedy

Don't ever ask Aziz Ansari to hold your baby. The "Parks & Recreation" star stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live on Monday to hype his new film "30 Minutes Or...

The Explosive Controversy Behind Jesse Eisenberg's New Comedy

Posted 10.08.2011 | Entertainment

For a buddy comedy movie about a pizza guy, "30 Minutes or Less," is dredging up a lot of real world issues. Starring Jesse Eisenberg as a delivery...

Culture News: This Week's Forecast

Posted 10.08.2011 | Home

August 9 "The Magician King," the long-awaited sequel to Lev Grossman's 2009 "The Magicians" finally arrives. For those who savored the first insta...

WATCH: Zaller Sleeps Through Hilarious '30 Minutes Or Less' Interview

Posted 09.18.2011 | Comedy

What do Aziz Ansari, Jesse Eisenberg, Nick Swardson and Danny McBride have in common? They're all starring in the new comedy "30 Minutes Or Less" -- a...

11 Things You Didn't Know About Comedians

The Huffington Post | Jocelyn Richard | Posted 09.18.2011 | Comedy

If you know a comedian strictly from their work onstage or in TV and movies, it's easy to forget that they've had a rich, textured life that has led t...

Jordan Zakarin

He's Ron F*cking Swanson.

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Zakarin | Posted 08.08.2011 | Entertainment

Now an icon of comedic subtlety, it is perhaps appropriate that the legend that is Ron Swanson was born of motionless hilarity. It was in the second e...

7 Sites You Should Be Wasting Time On Right Now

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 06.27.2011 | Comedy

What are you doing on the Internet today? If you answered with anything other than looking at these seven sites, you're wasting your time -- by not wa...

Jesse Eisenberg Goes Violent In Filthy New Film

Posted 06.21.2011 | Entertainment

Jesse Eisenberg is doing his best not to get typecast. The "Social Network" star, who has played awkward nerds in that Facebook film, "The Squid an...

WATCH: Aziz Ansari Talks Eavesdropping On 50 Cent

Posted 06.14.2011 | Comedy

On Wednesday night's "Late Show," one of our favorite "Parks & Rec" cast members came by to talk to David Letterman: Aziz Ansari. But the funniest top...

WATCH: SXSW Interviews With Oliver, Maron, Ansari & Watts

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 01.11.2012 | Comedy

All week we've been recapping our time at SXSW and showing you exclusive interviews with some of the comedians who made the trip to Austin this year. ...

WATCH: Aziz Ansari's Desperate Plea For Work

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Although he's a cast member on the terrific "Parks and Recreation," is one of the country's most popular stand-up comedians and is currently filming a...

WATCH: Aziz Ansari Lets Jay-Z Down On New Year's

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

If you want to hear an embarrassing, true and ultimately charming tell of a regular Joe's run-in with a celebrity, Aziz Ansari ("Parks and Recreation"...

Aziz Ansari Talks Hanging Out With Kanye (VIDEO)

Posted 04.21.2012 | Comedy

It's now pretty much common knowledge that Kanye West is all kinds of crazy, but few people actually get to experience his lunacy first-hand. During h...

WATCH: Rob Lowe Flips Out On Cast Of 'Parks & Rec'

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Rob Lowe had been a national treasure for decades, until he found out that he hadn't been on television for the last few months and went berserk in th...

To Do's In Colorado This Weekend (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

There should be plenty to do this weekend as Colorado continued to thaw down. Comedian Aziz Ansari is in town on his new stand-up tour and the Nationa...

The 32 Funniest Sketches Of The DECADE

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn & Ross Luippold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

From 2001-2010, sketch comedy exploded. Gone were the days when "SNL" and a handful of other sketch shows were the only outlets to see people perform ...

13 Gifts For The Funniest People In Your Life

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 12.01.2011 | Comedy

Christmas is the season of giving, and what better gift than that of laughter? But since scientists have yet to figure out a way to give involuntary v...

Judd Apatow, Randy Newman and More Take the Spotlight for LA Students

826LA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
826LA

826LA is excited to turn over keys to the Writers Guild Theater and see Judd Apatow and his buddies take the spotlight this Friday night for the students of LAUSD.

Celebs Take Shots at Malaria -- With Comedy (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Shira Lazar

Malaria No More is moving in another direction with their Comedy Fights Malaria campaign, featuring viral videos and PSAs from 25 comedians and celebs.

Aziz Ansari, Louis CK Top New York Comedy Festival Lineup

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Aziz Ansari and Louis CK will be among the more than 150 comedians descending on New York for the city's annual comedy festival. An ...