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Tig Notaro Animated Stand Up Special Coming to HBO This Summer

Here’s something groundbreaking for you comedy fans: HBO is going to release the first-ever fully animated stand-up special. I’m not entirely sure how that even works, but the special comes from Tig Notaro. Notaro selected Six Point Harness, whose credits include Hair Love, Lazor Wulf, Guava Island, and Waffles + Mochi, to produce the animation for the special. Tig Notaro, who has a role in the upcoming Zack Snyder zombie heist flick Army of the Dead, is set to lead an animated stand-up spec...
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Reshooting A Zombie Movie During A Pandemic Isn’t Actually That Easy

Comedian Tig Notaro is replacing disgraced actor Chris D’Elia in Army of the Dead, but how exactly does that play out during quarantine? It doesn’t. “The film will mix full reshoots of Notaro acting opposite a partner and solo shoots of her using a green screen and CGI to incorporate her into the existing film. Production will commence as soon as it’s safe to do so.” – Los Angeles Times
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‘Army of the Dead’: Zack Snyder Replaces Chris D’Elia with Tig Notaro

While the geek world is fascinated to see Zack Snyder‘s cut of Justice League when it arrives on HBO Max next year, we may not have to wait that long to see a new Snyder movie. Army of the Dead, his zombie heist thriller, is in post-production for Netflix right now, but recent events have necessitated a casting change. Actor/comedian Chris D’Elia, who was recently accused of sexually harassing underage girls, has been replaced by Tig Notaro, the acclaimed actor/comedian you may recognize from S...
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Zack Snyder Swaps Chris D’Elia with Tig Notaro for Army of the Dead

Zack Snyder swaps Chris D’Elia with Tig Notaro for Army of the Dead Following a wave of sexual harassment allegations leveled at the comedian, Zack Snyder is swapping out Chris D’Elia (You) from the ensemble roster of Army of the Dead with fellow comedian/actress Tig Notaro (Instant Family), according to The Hollywood Reporter. RELATED: Zack Snyder’s Army of the Dead Wraps Filming! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoR...
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Tig Notaro on Why Humor Was Instrumental to Healing After Her Cancer Diagnosis: ‘Something Has to Break the Tension’

Comedian Tig Notaro said receiving her cancer diagnosis in 2012—which followed a series of tragic events that had upended her life—was so horrific, she had to laugh. Notaro, known for disarming, deadpan-style of comedy, spoke about finding the humor in devastating moments during an interview at the TIME 100 Health Summit on Thursday. “I kept…
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Tig Notaro, Cara DiPaolo Land Production Commitment at ABC for Dramedy Series

ABC has given a pilot production commitment to a one-hour dramedy that is co-created by Tig Notaro, Variety has learned. Notaro and Cara DiPaolo are writers and executive producers on the project, which is currently titled “Thicker Than Water.” In the series,  a single mother returns to her Tennessee hometown for her estranged father’s funeral, and […]
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Tarantino’s ‘Star Trek’ Movie Would Feature the Reboot Cast, ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Coming to Comic-Con

Alex Kurtzman is currently settling into his new job as the showrunner of Star Trek: Discovery, but there are still a lot of questions about what’s happening with the future of the Trek franchise on the big screen. Star Trek 4 (or whatever it’s going to be called) is said to be a time-travel story that brings Chris Hemsworth back into the mix with the reboot cast, but now we’re hearing that those same actors will appear in the Star Trek film that’s being developed by Quentin Tarantino. What is ...
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Fresh Air Weekend: Actress Annette Bening; Comic Tig Notaro

Bening describes acting as "a fabulous way to expand your own heart." Critic Ken Tucker reviews Cardi B's Invasion of Privacy. Notaro's new Netflix special is Happy to Be Here.(Image credit: Nicole Rivelli/Sony Pictures Classics)
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Jennifer Aniston and Tig Notaro will play POTUS and FLOTUS, respectively, in new political comedy

We'll find out soon what might happen when if lesbians run the country. Deadline is reporting that Jennifer Aniston and Tig Notaro will star as the first same-sex couple in the White House in an upcoming political comedy film on Netflix: Netflix has set Jennifer Aniston to play the U.S. president, and Tig Notaro her first lady in First Ladies, a political comedy being written by Notaro and Stephanie Allynne, based on their original pitch. This one’s not your usual White House comedy. First Lad...
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A Word With: Tig Notaro Doesn’t Want to Hear About Disgraced Men Coming Back

The comic, who’s back with a special about her family happiness, is relieved she’s no longer “tied to such a negative person,” a.k.a. Louis C.K.
Tags: Television, News, Netflix Inc, Louis, TIG, C K, Notaro, Comedy and Humor, One Mississippi (TV Program, MeToo Movement, Happy to Be Here (TV Program

Jennifer Aniston and Tig Notaro to Star in Netflix Political Comedy ‘First Ladies’

Following a competitive bidding war, Netflix has acquired the hot package “First Ladies,” with Jennifer Aniston and Tig Notaro attached to star. The political comedy is being written by Notaro and Stephanie Allynne, based on their original pitch. The story follows America’s first female president (Aniston) and her wife, the first lady (Notaro). When Beverly […]
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Jennifer Aniston and Tig Notaro to Star in Netflix’s First Ladies

Jennifer Aniston and Tig Notaro to star in Netflix’s First Ladies Jennifer Aniston is set to play America’s first female president in Netflix‘s upcoming political comedy First Ladies with Tig Notaro (One Mississippi) starring as her wife. First Ladies centers on Beverly and Kasey Nicholson, America’s first female President and her wife, the First Lady, in a story that promises to show that behind every great woman is another great woman. The film was written by Notaro and Stephanie Allynne ba...
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Comic Tig Notaro Wants You To Know She's 'Happy To Be Here'

After her set about having cancer went viral in 2012, Notaro struggled with the perception that her stand-up was only "dark and edgy." Her new Netflix special begins streaming May 22.(Image credit: Rich Fury/Rich Fury/Invision/AP)
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Tig Notaro Joins ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Season 2

Tig Notaro is boarding the USS Hiawath to join the Star Trek: Discovery season 2 cast. The co-creator and star of Amazon’s One Mississippi is boldly going from one streaming service to another — but this time, she’ll be in space. Comedian and actress Tig Notaro will appear as a guest star in the second season of Star Trek: Discovery, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Notaro is taking on the role of chief engineer Denise Reno of the USS Hiawatha for an unconfirmed number of episodes. The U...
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Octavia Spencer, Tig Notaro and More Join Instant Family

Octavia Spencer, Tig Notaro, Isabela Moner and Iliza Shlesinger join Instant Family cast Octavia Spencer (The Shape of Water, Hidden Figures), Tig Notaro (One Mississippi, In a World…), Isabela Moner (Transformers: The Last Night, Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature) and Iliza Shlesinger (Paradise, Forever 31) have joined the cast of the Paramount Pictures comedy Instant Family, according to THR. They’ll join a cast which includes Mark Wahlberg (The Fighter, Boogie Nights), Rose Byrne (Bridesmaids, Sp...
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So Long, Partner: The Canceled Shows This Year So Far

So Long, Partner: The Canceled Shows This Year So Far We’re only two months in to 2018, but some shows are already receiving the unfortunate axe from their networks so soon after celebrating New Year’s Day. Let’s take a look at the shows that have reached their abrupt end thus far, and will continue to update as more series get the bad news from their studios. Which canceled show are you the saddest about? Chance Network: Hulu Debut: October 2016 Concluded: November 2017 Seasons: 2 Hugh ...
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Amazon Studios Cancels ‘One Mississippi,’ ‘I Love Dick,’ and ‘Jean-Claude Van Johnson’

Three comedies have gotten the axe from Amazon Studios. On the heels of the renewal of superhero comedy The Tick, the streaming service has cancelled three other shows, One Mississippi, I Love Dick and Jean-Claude Van Johnson. Amazon has cancelled Tig Notaro’s semi-autobiographical comedy One Mississippi, the provocative comedy from Transparent creator Jill Soloway I Love Dick starring Kevin Bacon and Kathryn Hahn, and Jean-Claude Van Damme’s satirical Jean-Claude Van Johnson. The Hollywood ...
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Amazon Studios Cancels One Mississippi, I Love Dick and Jean Claude Van Johnson

Amazon Studios cancels One Mississippi, I Love Dick and Jean Claude Van Johnson Amazon Studios has canceled the series One Mississippi, I Love Dick and Jean Claude Van Johnson, according to THR. The news comes hours after the streaming service greenlit the second season of The Tick. One Mississippi stars Tig Notaro, I Love Dick stars Kathryn Hahn, Griffin Dunne and Kevin Bacon. Jean Claude Van Johnson stars Jean-Claude Van Damme RELATED: The Tick season 2 greenlit by Amazon One Mississippi is...
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Comedy Highlights of 2017

From the biggest breakthrough to the best live set, here are the funniest moments in a year of paradoxes.
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Hollywood Harassment Was an Open Secret. But TV Comedies Took It On.

Months before a wave of scandals, creators like Aziz Ansari, Lena Dunham and Tig Notaro explored sexual abuse, particularly the role of the bystander.
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Louis C.K. Is Accused by 5 Women of Sexual Misconduct

As the powerful comedian found success by talking about his hang-ups, he was also asking female comics and co-workers to watch him masturbate.
Tags: News, Dave, Sexual Harassment, Louis, TIG, Julia, Becky, Goodman, Abby, Corry, C K, Notaro, Comedy and Humor, Schachner, Wolov, Dana Min

Who Is Tig Notaro? Comedian Feels 'Trapped' By Louis C.K. Association

While she doesn't have her own story of sexual misconduct involving a situation with comedian Louis C.K., comedian Tig Notaro is admitting she still feels the effects of her own less than positive experience with him.
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Louis C.K. Is Accused of Sexual Misconduct by 5 Women

As the powerful comedian found success by talking about his hang-ups, he was also asking female comics and co-workers to watch him masturbate.
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Louis C.K. Crossed a Line Into Sexual Misconduct, 5 Women Say

As the powerful comedian found success by talking about his hang-ups, he was also asking female comics and co-workers to watch him masturbate.
Tags: News, Rebecca, Dave, Louis, TIG, Julia, Louis C K, Becky, Goodman, Abby, Corry, I love you, C K, Notaro, Comedy and Humor, One Mississippi (TV Program

Tig Notaro Becomes an Auctioneer on "I Love You, America"

Tig Notaro Becomes an Auctioneer on "... 7:45 Tig Notaro heads down to West Virginia to learn how to be an auctioneer. All new episodes of I Love You, America stream on Hulu every Thursday night! Submitted by: I Love You, America Regular Keywords: sarah silverman tig notaro hulu west virginia auctioneers I love you America Views: 87
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Tig Notaro Says She's Cautiously Optimistic About The Whole Harassment Discussion Actually Occurring

Earlier this year, Notaro spoke out against fellow comedian Louis CK. Now, she says, "I feel like there is hope. I feel like it’s cracking the glass."
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Young Fan Makes Late Night Debut

Young Fan Makes Late Night Debut 3:35 Tig Notaro and Patton Oswalt weigh in on the pros and cons of having a stranger be a guest on the show. Submitted by: The Chris Gethard Show Regular Keywords: The Chris Gethard Show Chris Gethard Tig Notaro Patton Oswalt TruTV Funny Comedy stranger Views: 115
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Jen Kirkman Sets The Record Straight On Those Louis C.K. Sexual Misconduct Rumors — See What She Had To Say HERE!

Jen Kirkman is setting the record straight. As you likely know, Louis C.K. has once again garnered negative attention for those long standing allegations that he exposes himself to female comics without consent. Totally lost?? Let us backtrack. Related: Bill O'Reilly STILL Denies Ever Harassing Employees In 2012, the now deceased Gawker ran a blind item where a famed male comedian was accused of cornering female peers and masturbating in front of them. It was widely believed that the funny man ...
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Louis C.K. and Tig Notaro, Sparring on the Battlefield of Art

On film and on TV, the comedians have staked out opposite positions in a very real debate about sexual misconduct rumors.
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Louis C.K. Responds To Tig Notaro Saying He Should 'Handle' Those Sexual Misconduct Rumors!

Louis C.K. would like to be excluded from this narrative. The comedian has been scorned by unsourced allegations that he committed sexual misconduct over the years, and has lately been pressured to speak out on these claims. Now, a month after fellow stand-up comic Tig Notaro said he should "handle" the rumors, C.K. is setting the record straight -- by pleading the fifth! Related: Kate Winslet Defends Working With Woody Allen & Roman Polanski! In an interview with The New York Times, the Louie s...
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