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“Brody was an inspiring voice who was a friend to many in the comedy community,” Stevens’ reps said in a statement. “He pushed creative boundaries and his passion for his work and his love of baseball were contagious. He was beloved by many and will be greatly missed. We respectfully ask for privacy at this time.”
According to TMZ, Stevens was found in his L.A. home in an apparent suicide.
A regular at Los Angeles comedy clubs like the Comedy Store, Stevens was known for sets with a positive spin. In 2013, he was featured in his own Comedy Central special called “Brody Stevens: Enjoy It!” and was frequently a warm-up act on comedy TV shows like “Why? With Hannibal Buress,” “Chelsea Lately,” “Who Gets The Last Laugh?,” and “The Best Damn Sports Show Period.
Born in Los Angeles as Steven James Brody, he briefly lived in Sacramento before returning to the Valley, where he developed into a standout baseball pitcher at Reseda High School. He won a scholarship to Arizona State and pitched for the Sun Devils, recording three saves in his college career.
Stevens began his stand-up career in Los Angeles, then moved to Seattle, where he started in a public access television show with Teina Manu called Brody and Teina. He then moved to New York before returning to Los Angeles and resuming his work on the comedy scene.
He appeared on a host of shows during his career, including Late Night With Conan O’Brien, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, and
Yup, “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” will head to Sin City to shoot five original shows starting April 1, Karey Burke, president of ABC Entertainment, announced during her executive session at the Television Critics Association’s press tour Tuesday.
Kimmel’s return to the Nevada city where he spent much of his childhood is not the first time he’s brought his Los Angeles-based late-night broadcast to his old stomping grounds for a batch of episodes — but it’s the first time he’s taken it to Vegas.
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The host has previously taken his show to Brooklyn (four times), where he was born, to shoot in front of a live studio audience at Brooklyn Academy of Music’s Howard Gilman Opera House,
On Thursday’s episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live!, the Wonder Woman actor, 38 revealed that he was in a band in high school with his English and math teachers — and that the first song he ever learned in its entirety was “Ice, Ice, Baby” by Vanilla Ice.
The star showed off his rap skills to much fanfare from the audience and his host, 51, after a lengthy chat with the comedian about the first concerts they ever went to. One of Kimmel’s was Lionel Richie with — wait for it — his mom.
“It’s not a bad song,
When he and the Bohemian Rhapsody team went onstage to accept the best motion picture, drama award, Malek tried to address Kidman, who presented the prize. Malek was seen on stage trying to talk to Kidman before she turned her back to him. He then put his hand on her back to get her attention, though she still failed to acknowledge Malek.
"I had not seen that," he said after Kimmel shared the clip....
Best known to today’s viewers for playing the serious, often surly but always hilarious Marty Funkhouser on Curb, Einstein was a foil for its creator-star Larry David. He appeared in nearly two dozen episodes of the series dating from 2004 to the most recent season.
Einstein’s younger brother, actor-director Albert Brooks, tweeted today, “R.I.P. My dear brother Bob Einstein. A great brother, father and husband. A brilliantly funny man. You will be missed forever.”
A comedian’s comedian, Einstein first made his name as a writer. His career dates to the 1960s, when he won his first Emmy as part of the writing team for The
“Russia interfere with the presidential election, but now all eyes are on them,” Borat explained in the video. “So it up to Kazakhstan to swing the midterms for Premier Trump.”
Borat went door to door in a Los Angeles neighborhood to speak with Trump supporters on topics ranging from “fake news” to immigration and racism. As always, Cohen was using Borat to try and force Trump supporters to see the problems with Trump’s viewpoints. Borat asked one gentleman whether or not Trump is racist, which the man said he wasn’t.
While fans settled into El Capitan Theatre at the world premiere, castmembers John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman, Taraji P. Henson, Jane Lynch and Mandy Moore climbed risers outside to take in a performance of Imagine Dragons' “Zero,” the song that plays during the film's credits. The concert concluded that night’s episode of neighboring ABC talk show Jimmy Kimmel Live!, which also hosted Henson as a guest.
Along with additional ensemble actors Ali Wong,...
When Holland exited his chat with Kimmel, his excuse for not answering the Far From Home question was that Thanos was robbing a bank. When pressed further about why the genocidal conqueror would resort to such a crime, the actor limply replied, “because Thanos is poor.”
Now, one user – who we can safely assume is joking – has suggested that Holland carelessly let slip the much theorized-over title of Avengers 4. Ladies and gentlemen, mark
The biennial event brings together prominent philanthropists, business and entertainment community leaders, local dignitaries and hospital supporters to raise funds for the hospital to provide expert critical care to its pediatric population.
Late night talk show host and comedian Jimmy Kimmel, legendary Dodgers play-by-play announcer Vin Scully and global play and entertainment company Hasbro are the evening’s Courage to Care award honorees. While these champions of children and child-related causes come from varied backgrounds and industries, they share a common bond through their altruism and their participation in philanthropy and activism to improve the welfare of children worldwide. Past Chla gala honorees include Drew Barrymore, Natalie Portman, Jennifer Lopez, Heidi Klum, Jamie Lee Curtis, Pau Gasol, the Los Angeles Kings hockey team,
West was awkwardly quiet and Kimmel cut to commercial break. Now that he had the time to think of an answer, West, like his friend Trump, took to Twitter to address his non-response on Kimmel earlier this week.
West said that he and Kimmel were having “a great time” with their dialogue before the question about Trump came up. “I’m reading that I was stumped by a question,” he tweeted. “Let me clarify the click bait. I wasn’t stumped. I wasn’t
SEEour slugfest video reacting to the variety nominations.
Gold Derby reached out to the Television Academy and learned that they considered 53%/47% an even split. The category is supposed to have five nomination slots, so they allocated two for sketch and two for talk, with the last slot fair game for all remaining contenders. The contender that took the fifth slot was a talk show. Since another talk show was within two percent of its vote total, these
On Monday night's episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Kimmel — who had no cell service or Wi-Fi on his trip — explained that he was unaware of Trump's attack until he received a text from his wife, Molly McNearney.
"So I ...
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