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Convicted Mortician To Get New Sentencing

AP | Posted 11.26.2014 | Crime

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas mortician whose conviction for killing a rich widow and storing her body in a freezer inspired the movie "Bernie" was...

Tenacious D's Comedy Festival Reigns Supreme

Ali MacLean | Posted 10.29.2014 | Entertainment
Ali MacLean

KG and Jaybles have done it again. Festival Supreme has now blossomed into the Coachella of comedy, drawing the best and brightest of today's stand ups and musical acts and has now become the place for legends to reunite.

Nickelodeon Just Got Way Hardcore

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 08.04.2014 | Entertainment

Nickelodeon is getting the band back together! The cable network has ordered a “School of Rock” TV series based on the 2003 film starring Jack ...

Daniel Radcliffe Disguised Himself As Spider-Man During Comic-Con

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 07.29.2014 | Entertainment

Daniel Radcliffe just Peter Parker'ed himself. Apparently, the actor dressed himself in a Spider-Man getup -- complete with face mask -- and walke...

Murderer Portrayed By Jack Black Released Early From Prison

Reuters | Posted 07.07.2014 | Crime

By Marice Richter DALLAS, May 6 (Reuters) - A former mortician whose conviction for killing an elderly East Texas woman inspired the ...

20 Fears Jack Black Can Help You Overcome

Hadley Feingold | Posted 06.23.2014 | College
Hadley Feingold

Upon closer inspection, the true J.B. (Jack Black) is the source of answers to your questions, resolutions to your New Year's, and most importantly, solutions to your fears.

Jack Black, Tim Robbins Headlining New HBO Series 'The Brink'

The Huffington Post | Jason Hughes | Posted 02.12.2014 | TV

HBO has given a 10-episode commitment to "The Brink," a dark comedy directed by Jay Roach ("Game Change") and executive produced by Jerry Weintraub ("...

Fred Armisen Brings Comedy To The Art Museum

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts

On Thursday, December 19 Los Angelenos braved the admittedly light rain and packed into the Museum of Contemporary Art's Ahmanson Theater for Art + Co...

Jack Black's Heading To TV

Posted 11.15.2013 | TV

HBO is taking Jack Black and Tim Robbins to "The Brink." Robbins and Black will play two of the leads in the upcoming dark comedy pilot. Jay Roach...

Tim & Eric Tease Halloween Comedy Special With Zach Galifianakis

Shira Lazar | Posted 12.21.2013 | Comedy
Shira Lazar

Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim of superstar comedy duo, Tim & Eric, wreaked havoc all over our studio, and we loved every second of it. While...

Jack Black Takes On The Web With 'Ghost Ghirls'

Shira Lazar | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Shira Lazar

Jack Black is stirring spooky things up online with his new Yahoo! Screen series, "Ghost Ghirls," directed by Drunk History's Jeremy Konnor. Jack jo...

Jack Black Teases First-Ever Festival Supreme All-Star Comedy Rock Show

Shira Lazar | Posted 12.04.2013 | Los Angeles
Shira Lazar

While we had Jack Black in the studio to chat about his new web series, "Ghost Ghirls," we had to ask about his upcoming Festival Supreme show at ...

Apparently Everyone Has Had A 'Kiss From A Rose.' Here's Proof.

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 09.10.2013 | Comedy

This video seals the deal, Seal is the best, even when sung by a seal... And a whole lot of other people. Watch our compilation to see the good, t...

See What The 'School Of Rock' Kids Look Like Now

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 08.30.2013 | Entertainment

Ten years after Dewey Finn and his fifth-graders stormed the Battle of the Bands competition, Jack Black and the much more grown-up cast of "School of...

Movie Review: Kick-Ass 2

Marshall Fine | Posted 10.14.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Kick-Ass 2 is every bit as stupid as this photograph makes it look. I remember hating 2010's Kick-Ass as being sadistic, unexciting and not funny e...

Why So Serious?

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 08.03.2013 | Entertainment

Why so serious, gentlemen? Well, because it's often inevitable for Hollywood's best comedic actors to take on solemn roles as a reminder to audiences ...

Are You Afraid of the Dark? Have You Done Your Taxes?: 7 Shows That Need a Refresh Before They Get Rebooted

Hulu.com | Posted 08.14.2013 | Comedy
Hulu.com

Probably because the Moon was basically revealed to be the world's largest webcam this week, Americans have been obsessed with a bygone era.

Tenacious D Kick A** In Sequel To 'Teen Wolf'

Posted 06.14.2013 | Comedy

Jack Black stopped by Jimmy Kimmel's "Game Night" to premiere his brand new movie with Tenacious D partner Kyle Gass, and if you remember the '80s it ...

WATCH: So, Tenacious D Are Weathermen Now

Posted 05.20.2013 | Comedy

Tenacious D stopped by a New Zealand's One News to read the news, because what else are Jack Black and Kyle Gass going to do while on tour there? Desp...

'School Of Rock' Musical Is Actually Happening

Posted 04.09.2013 | Arts

Just as the hype surrounding the potential "Mean Girls" musical was beginning to die down, the king of musical theater, Andrew Lloyd Webber, has annou...

What I Learned at the Roast of Jack Black

Shannon Sutherland | Posted 06.07.2013 | Comedy
Shannon Sutherland

If you tell the world that you "pooped your pants" at the White House and then go to a roast, you will be the punch line of almost every joke. I'm looking at you Al Roker.

Redcat Theatre at Disney Hall Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary With Gala Event

Jay Weston | Posted 05.20.2013 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

On Saturday evening, the Redcat Theatre at downtown's Disney Hall celebrated its 10th anniversary with a gala celebration, which also honored The Walt Disney Company and artist Catherine Opie.

Comedian TJ Miller on Changing His Appearance for Mike Judge's Silicon Valley HBO Pilot

Shira Lazar | Posted 05.19.2013 | TV
Shira Lazar

Comedian TJ Miller stops by the What's Trending studio to talk about HBO's Silicon Valley, The Warner Sound's "Gorburger" show and react to some of pop culture's finest actors turned singers.

Congratulations, You're Mediocre — Now What to Do

Morten Albaek | Posted 02.18.2013 | Business
Morten Albaek

We tend to think of ourselves as more talented, knowledgeable, and indispensable than others. The danger of this inflated self-image is thinking we don't need to work harder than our competition.

The McConaissance: Matthew McConaughey On His Great Year

The Huffington Post | Mike Ryan | Posted 12.10.2012 | Entertainment

When Matthew McConaughey calls, he introduces himself by simply saying, "McConaughey." This has probably been his introduction of choice for some time...