Andrew Rannells, Paul Scheer, and Don Cheadle in Black Monday, on Showtime.

Andrew Rannells and Paul Scheer Talk Showtime’s ‘Black Monday’

"A magic trick on top of a rollercoaster." That's Don Cheadle on his character, Maurice "Mo" Monroe, a super slick, cocaine-snorting, high-rolling, anything-to-win trader in Black Monday, the new Showtime series that walks up to the worst day in Wall Street history. He may be understating the guy. He could also be talking about the […]

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Adam Brody, left, and Paul Scheer on "The League" (Photo: FXX)

Fall TV Preview: 5 Things to Know About Season 5 of ‘The League’

Signs fall is finally upon us: the return of the pumpkin spice latte, back-to-school shopping, and the premiere of "The League," television's funniest (and only) fantasy football-related comedy. The sitcom moves from FX to the brand-new FXX channel (check which channel number it is in your area at with its fifth-season premiere on Wednesday, […]

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‘The League’ Picked Up for Fourth Season

By Tim Molloy at TheWrap FX has ordered a fourth season of the fantasy football comedy "The League," now earning series-high ratings in its third season, the network announced Tuesday. The show, produced by FX Productions, includes Mark Duplass, Stephen Rannazzisi, Nick Kroll, Paul Scheer, Katie Aselton and Jon Lajoie in its ensemble cast. The […]

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The 10 Funniest Tweets During the Oscars Broadcast

By The Associated Press The commentary on social media during the Academy Awards broadcast was often more entertaining than the show itself. Here are 10 of the funniest Oscar tweets. Think of them as notes from the peanut gallery. -"Shhhh. I'm live tweeting from directly under Sandra Bullocks chair." - Rainn Wilson (rainnwilson), actor. -"Charlize […]

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Q&A — Paul Scheer from “The League”

If you were in a fantasy league for comedy performers, the talent behind the new FX comedy 'The League' might make you a contender. The lineup for the show - which premieres Thursday and showcases the foibles and machinations of a group of fantasy-football-obsessed dudes - starts with creator Jeff Schaffer. After show-running 'Seinfeld,' it […]

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