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Wed, 25 May 2016 19:36:35 GMT

Wider audience eyed for traditional Japanese comedy
Nikkei Asian Review
TOKYO -- Seeking to share the laughter with tourists visiting Japan, entertainment company Yoshimoto Kogyo will start outfitting comedy shows with English subtitles, with plans to also offer Chinese and Korean versions. The service, which will display ...

Tue, 24 May 2016 10:22:00 GMT

Netflix Japan Greenlights Second Drama Series
Variety
The currently untitled series has backing from talent agency Yoshimoto Kogyo and Dentsu Digital Holdings, a fund management company that is part of the Dentsu ad agency. Shooting will begin this summer and streaming is scheduled to start next spring.

Tue, 10 May 2016 14:10:50 GMT

WGN Radio

Second City Works presents new podcast on WGN Plus hosted by Kelly Leonard
WGN Radio
Over the years he has produced Second City revues with casts that included Tina Fey, Stephen Colbert, Amy Poehler, Keegan Michael Key, Seth Meyers and Steve Carell; and he has brokered deals with Norwegian Cruise Line, Yoshimoto Kogyo of Japan ...

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Thu, 26 May 2016 06:03:59 GMT

Omaha World-Herald

Stand-up and smack downs at Crom Comedy Festival
Omaha World-Herald
If you were a fan of Chelsea Handler's hit TV show “Chelsea Lately,” you'll probably recognize April Richardson. The comedian was a regular roundtable guest on the show. Richardson also hosts “Almost Genius,” a truTV show centered on viral video clips.

Thu, 26 May 2016 05:31:59 GMT

Bridport and Lyme Regis News

Witty and distintive comedy duo set for dynamic stand-up show
Bridport and Lyme Regis News
PART realism, part ridiculous and part darkly intimate experience – a new comedy duo and masters of cutting edge discomfort are bringing an hour of sketch comedy to Bridport. Marina O'Shea – 'the funny one' and Tessa (O') Gaukroger – 'the tall one ...

Thu, 26 May 2016 05:22:00 GMT

The Indian Express

Abhishek Bachchan reveals thruth behind Comedy Nights Bachao controversy, says Akshay played a prank
The Indian Express
Abhishek Bachchan reveals thruth behind Comedy Nights Bachao controversy, says Akshay played a prank. When Akshay Kumar was asked if the reports about tiff with comedian Siddharth Jadhav were true, Abhishek Bachchan said, “They went on a ...

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