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Jeff Ross -- Peyton Manning's Gonna Kill at the 'Roast' ... Here's Why. (Video)

25 August 2016 7:32 AM, PDT | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

[[tmz:video id="0_g3m3oglp"]] Peyton Manning's got one Huge obstacle to overcome if he wants to slay at the "Comedy Central Roast" of Rob Lowe -- but Jeff Ross says the Qb is already showing serious promise.  "Athletes are funny, but they don't always take a joke well," Ross told us at The Comedy Store in L.A.  "They're usually very sensitive." Fyi, several athletes have been featured on 'Roasts' in the past -- including Warren Sapp, Mike Tyson and Shaq. »

- TMZ Staff

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Skip Bayless -- Mike Tyson Sat In Kanye's Ufc Seats ... Guess What Happened Next (Video)

24 August 2016 7:10 AM, PDT | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

[[tmz:video id="0_3b1ge5wk"]] What happens when you get to your cageside seats at Ufc 202 -- and Mike Tyson's sitting in 'em???  That's the question Kanye West had to ask himself when that happened to him at the Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz fight in Vegas this past weekend.   FS1's Skip Bayless says he saw the entire thing go down -- because he was sitting right behind Kanye's reserved seats.  But what transpired wasn't a fistfight ... one »

- TMZ Staff

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McGregor vs. Diaz -- Celebs Weigh In ... 3rd Fight Will Be Epic!!!

21 August 2016 7:19 AM, PDT | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

[[tmz:video id="0_96qowm2m"]] Mike Tyson, Skrillex and Gordon Ramsay are all very different people, but they walked away from the T-Mobile Arena with a singular feeling -- the last part in the McGregor/Diaz trilogy will be amazing. All 3 were on hand in Vegas to watch the incredible battle, in which Conor edged out Diaz by majority decision.  So who ya got?  Read more »

- TMZ Staff

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Kobe & Michael Jordan -- Insane Athlete Tattoos ... From Elite Ink Artist (Photo Gallery)

7 August 2016 12:40 AM, PDT | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

If you bleed Kobe Bryant ... or Michael Jordan ... or Mike Tyson ... or any sports legend, there's a tattoo artist in New Zealand who's become the go-to guy for hyper realistic tats of the biggest sports stars in the world. Read more »

- TMZ Staff

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NBC’s ‘Timeless’ Will Be Chock-Full of Racism

2 August 2016 11:53 AM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

NBC’s “Timeless”: Come for the time travel, stay for the ignorance. The coming procedural drama will drag Malcolm Barrett, Matt Lanter and Abigail Spencer back into the past every week. That will be unpleasant at times for the African American Barrett’s character, Rufus. In the pilot, he tackles the unfortunate reality head-on with an epic speech about Michael Jackson, Michael Jordan and Mike Tyson, and how he hopes a bigot from the 1930s lives long enough to appreciate their talents. Of course, that energy (and time-spend) can’t be replicated each hour. “He can’t give a big speech every single episode, »

- Tony Maglio

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Wamg Giveaway – Win the Meet The Blacks Blu-ray

26 July 2016 9:49 AM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

Beverly Hills isn’t all that it’s cracked up to be in Meet The Blacks, arriving on Blu-ray (plus Digital HD), DVD (plus Digital), Digital HD, and On Demand August 2 from Lionsgate and Codeblack Films. When Carl Black comes into some unexpected money, he decides to give up his hustling lifestyle, take his family and leave Chicago behind, but…they realize they picked the worst time to move. The laugh-out-loud cast includes Mike Epps (The Hangover), Gary Owen (Ride Along), Zulay Henao (The Single Moms Club), Bresha Webb (Ride Along 2), Lil Duval (“Bet’s “ComicView”), Andrew Bachelor (Fifty Shades of Black,), DeRay Davis (21 Jump Street), with George Lopez (TV’s “George Lopez”) and Mike Tyson (The Hangover).

In a send-up of the hit franchise The Purge, Carl Black moves his family to Beverly Hills in hope of a better life, but their arrival coincides with the city’s annual purge, »

- Tom Stockman

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Inside John F. Kennedy Jr. and Mike Tyson's Unusual Friendship

26 July 2016 8:30 AM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Seventeen years after JFK Jr.'s death, his closest friends reveal never-before-told stories about his life and final weeks. Subscribe now for an inside look at the JFK Jr. you never knew, only in People!John F. Kennedy Jr. and Mike Tyson had a bond that was as strong as it was unlikely. In 1997, John, then the editor-in-chief of George magazine, sent a letter to the boxing champ, with the hopes of profiling him in his magazine. In the letter, John wrote candidly about the pressures of being a public figure, dealing with the press: "Most folks think you have »

- Liz McNeil, @lizmcneil

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Inside John F. Kennedy Jr. and Mike Tyson's Unusual Friendship

26 July 2016 8:30 AM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Seventeen years after JFK Jr.'s death, his closest friends reveal never-before-told stories about his life and final weeks. Subscribe now for an inside look at the JFK Jr. you never knew, only in People!John F. Kennedy Jr. and Mike Tyson had a bond that was as unlikely as it was strong. In 1997, John, then the editor-in-chief of George magazine, sent a letter to the boxing champ, with the hopes of profiling him in his magazine. In the letter, John wrote candidly about the pressures of being a public figure, dealing with the press: "Most folks think you have »

- Liz McNeil, @lizmcneil

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SNL Vet (and U.S. Senator) Al Franken Gives Joke-Filled DNC Speech: Grade It!

25 July 2016 6:39 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Sen. Al Franken (D-mn) didn’t shy away from science in his primetime speech at Night One of the Democratic National Convention.

“An 8-year-old kid can teach a 4-year-old kid how to use a microwave oven,” the former Saturday Night Live star declared as “scientific” fact, while kiddingly telling attendees they should “ignore” their families and their jobs to hit the campaign trail on behalf of Hillary Clinton.

Related24: Legacy @ Comic-Con: ‘A New Hero For a New Day,’ Death By Construction Site, the Fate of ‘Damnit!’ and More

But the bulk of Franken’s zingers were directed at Clinton’s Republican rival, »

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Dani Mathers Hires Michael Jackson’s Lawyer to Defend Her in Nude Photo Case

22 July 2016 3:13 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Dani Mathers is bringing out the big legal guns to defend her in the event that she’s hit with a criminal charge. Mathers, the Playboy Playmate who drew widespread scorn last week after taking a picture of an unwitting naked woman at her gym and then posting it with a mocking caption, has retained high-profile attorney Thomas Mesereau to defend her if she ends up being prosecuted. Meserau represented Michael Jackson during the King of Pop’s molestation trial. He’s also represented actor Robert Blake, boxer Mike Tyson and is one of a string of lawyers who have represented Suge Knight in the. »

- Tim Kenneally

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Mike Tyson Joins the Janoskians For Wild New Prank Movie ‘Public Disturbance’

20 July 2016 2:01 PM, PDT | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

Mike Tyson has committed to star in the prank comedy-adventure film, “Public Disturbance,” starring YouTube sensations the Janoskians. Lionsgate announced this week that production for the project has started and that the legendary boxer has joined the cast.

Directed by Danny Lee, the comedy follows the Janoskians after they are invited to perform a stunt at a star-studded birthday bash for Alison, the daughter of a famous media mogul (Tyson). When their act gets cancelled at the last minute, the pranksters plan the ultimate heist to hijack the dull party and create the largest public disturbance of their lives.

Read More: The Rock Just Launched a YouTube Channel, And He’s Asking Social Media Stars To Help Him Find His Edge

Additional cast members include Bobby Lee, Skyler Samuels, Amber Stevens West, Joey Lawrence, and DJ Dillon Francis. The script hails from Dan Ahdoot, Don Deleon, Paul Davidson, and Tommy Honton. »

- Liz Calvario

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black-ish Season 3 Casts Hamilton's Daveed Diggs as [Spoiler]'s Brother

20 July 2016 1:41 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

black-ish is adding Hamilton‘s Thomas Jefferson to its family tree.

Tony winner Daveed Diggs, who last week exited the Broadway phenomenon, is joining the third year sitcom in the recurring role of Bow’s brother, Variety reports.

Relatedblack-ish Ups Peter Mackenzie to Series Regular

Diggs’ Johan is described as a pretentious hipster type who constantly upsets Anthony Anderson’s Dre. He’s also seen as a bad influence on Dre and Bow’s kids, who — with the exception of Diane — all think he’s incredibly cool.

Diggs recently made headlines when he was announced as part of the all-star »

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Mike Tyson Joins The Cast of Public Disturbance, a New Prank Comedy-Adventure Starring YouTube Sensations The Janoskians (Just Another Name Of Silly Kids In Another Nation)

19 July 2016 2:20 PM, PDT | ShockYa | See recent ShockYa news »

Former heavyweight world champion Mike Tyson has seen a Renaissance in his career over the last 8 years. He made a very memorable cameo in “The Hangover” and has his very own animated TV show with “The Mike Tyson Mysteries.” Tyson is now joining the cast of the new movie Public Disturbance, a prank comedy-adventure starring YouTube sensations the Janoskians. “Iron” Mike Tyson will play a famous media mogul in the new movie for Lionsgate to co-star with the Janoskians (Just Another Name Of Silly Kids In Another Nation), YouTube sensations (who averages over 200 million views a video) from Melbourne, Australia. With the rising success of the YouTube stars,  [ Read More ]

The post Mike Tyson Joins The Cast of Public Disturbance, a New Prank Comedy-Adventure Starring YouTube Sensations The Janoskians (Just Another Name Of Silly Kids In Another Nation) appeared first on Shockya.com. »

- Rudie Obias

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Mike Tyson, ‘Scream Queens’ Skyler Samuels & Others Join Prank-Comedy Pic ‘Public Disturbance’

19 July 2016 11:31 AM, PDT | Deadline | See recent Deadline news »

Mike Tyson has joined the cast of Public Disturbance, a prank-comedy pic from Lionsgate toplined by the YouTube troupe the Janoskians. Also booked for the pic are Scream Queens alum Skyler Samuels — who plays a female lead — Bobby Lee, Amber Stevens West, Joey Lawrence and DJ Dillon Francis have also been added to the pic, which just started production after Lionsgate inked a movie deal with the Aussie prankster trio in 2014. Danny Lee is directing and the screenplay was… »

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Mike Tyson Joins Janoskians in Prank Comedy ‘Public Disturbance’

19 July 2016 11:25 AM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Boxer-turned-entertainer Mike Tyson has come aboard Lionsgate’s upcoming prank comedy-adventure “Public Disturbance.” The production, starring YouTube comedy stars the Janoskians, began on Tuesday, the studio announced. Other cast members include Bobby Lee (“Pineapple Express,” “MadTV”), Skyler Samuels (“Scream Queens,” “The Duff”), Amber Stevens West (“22 Jump Street”), Joey Lawrence and DJ Dillon Francis. Also Read: Janoskians Are Uncensored and Tell Semi-Truth in New Mockumentary Trailer (Video) The film is being directed by Danny Lee (“After the Raves,” “30 for 30 Shorts: Friedman’s Shoes”) and the screenplay was written by Dan Ahdoot, Don Deleon, Paul Davidson and Tommy Honton. Hernany Perla (“Eden”), Jeremy Skaller (“Janoskians:. »

- Meriah Doty

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Us Briefs: Partners unite for 'Household Pests'

18 July 2016 10:14 PM, PDT | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

Plus: Mike Tyson joins Lionsgate’s prank-comedy adventure Public Disturbance; and more…

Los Angeles-based United Media Capital has formed a joint venture fund with Pigmental Studios of Hollywood and Washington, D.C., and Santa Monica-based United Independents Group to co-finance a slate of animated and live-action films.

The first to go is Household Pests written by Despicable Me story writer Sergio Pablos. The story follows an imaginative boy who battles monsters under his bed every night.

The fund will also invest in a second animated project called Mean Margaret based on the children’s book of the same name.

Production has started on Lionsgate’s prank comedy-adventure Public Disturbance starring YouTube celebrities the Janoskians. Mike Tyson has joined the cast and Brian Robbins and Jina Jones of AwesomenessTV are among the producers.The Saul Zaentz Innovation Fund in Film and Media at Johns Hopkins University has expanded its incubator eligibility criteria. Besides film projects »

- jeremykay67@gmail.com (Jeremy Kay)

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Andy Samberg's cycling comedy gets green light from HBO

18 July 2016 1:00 AM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

Rob Leane Jul 18, 2016

Andy Samberg will send up the doping scandals of cycling in his new series Tour De Pharmacy...

Echoing the career of Will Ferrell, Andy Samberg is currently in his sports comedy phase.

With writer Murray Miller and director Jake Szymanski, Samberg found a fair bit of success last year with the HBO tennis mockumentary 7 Days In Hell. Now, the network has got the team back together to try and repeat the trick.

Samberg, Miller and Szymanski have been given the green light for Tour De Pharmacy, a comedy series based around blood doping in the world of competitive cycling. 

TV Line broke the news, as well as confirming some casting information. Daveed Diggs - who shot to stardom recently in the mega-popular Broadway musical Hamilton - has nabbed a starring role alongside Mr Samberg.

Will ForteJulia Ormond, Phylicia Rashad, Dolph Lundgren, John Cena, Mike Tyson and »

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Andy Samberg set for HBO mockumentary Tour de Pharmacy

17 July 2016 10:30 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Following on from last year’s 7 Days in Hell, HBO and Andy Samberg are set to reunite for a new sports documentary entitled Tour de Pharmacy, which will tackle the doping scandals in professional cycling.

Entertainment Weekly reports that Jake Szymanski (Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates) is directing from a script by Samberg and Murray Miller (who are also executive producing through their Legends of Sports banner), while Samberg will featuring in the cast alongside Daveed Diggs, Julia Ormond, Phylicia Rashad, Will Forte, Dolph Lundgren, John Cena, Mike Tyson, and Nathan Fielder.

Samberg was last seen earlier this year in Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping, and has Storks and S.B. Bound incoming this year, along with a new season of Brooklyn Nine-Nine.

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- Gary Collinson

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Samberg Plans Another HBO Mockumentary

16 July 2016 3:03 AM, PDT | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

Following their success with last year's tennis mockumentary "7 Days in Hell," Murray Miller and Andy Samberg are developing another HBO comedy telemovie entitled "Tour de Pharmacy".

This one targets professional cycling, more specifically parodies Lance Armstrong's tainted time on the bike and the prevalence of doping in this world. Like the last film, Jake Szymanski is set to direct while Miller will write and Samberg will star.

Daveed Diggs, Julia Ormond, Phylicia Rashad, Will Forte, Dolph Lundgren, John Cena, Mike Tyson and Nathan Fielder are also already attached to co-star. Miller, Samberg, and David Bernad are executive producing the project which has yet to set a production date.

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- Garth Franklin

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‘Hamilton’ Star Joins ‘7 Days in Hell’ Team’s HBO Doping Mockumentary

15 July 2016 12:36 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

The team behind the tennis mockumentary “7 Days in Hell” have found their next subject. Andy Samberg and Murray Miller will executive produce “Tour de Pharmacy,” which will take a look into the rampant doping in the world of professional cycling. “Hamilton” star Daveed Diggs, who originated the roles of the Marquis de Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson in the hit Broadway musical, is part of an ensemble cast that includes Samberg, Julia Ormond, Phylicia Rashad, Will Forte, Dolph Lundgren, John Cena, Mike Tyson and Nathan Fielder. Also Read: Andy Samberg, Kit Harington Leave It All on the Court in New '7 Days. »

- Linda Ge

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