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The 5 Best Kanye West Parodies Of All Time

6/27/2014 12:30pm EDT
The 5 Best Kanye West Parodies Of All Time
Kanye West is bigger than ever. Kanye made his big break when he produced and lent his vocals to Jay-Z's 2001 album The Blueprint, but for many he exploded onto the scene with his debut album The College Dropout in 2003.

Since then he has become one of the best selling artists of all time, racking up 21 million albums sold worldwide. This, one top of the 21 Grammy Awards he has won, makes him a force to be reckoned with in the music world. But even huge artists like Kanye West aren't free from parody. Here are the 5 best Kanye West Parodies of all time.

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Fox Adds Three New Comedies & Drama Starring Kevin Bacon To 2012-13 Lineup

5/14/2012 10:25am EDT
Kevin Bacon
FOX has released its primetime schedule for the 2012-2013 television season, adding three new comedies and two dramas to its slate. "Glee" will move this fall to Thursdays, following all-new installments of "The X Factor," which will feature two new judges (Britney Spears and Demi Lovato).

This fall, two new half-hour comedies – "The Mindy Project" and "Ben And Kate" – will join "Raising Hope" and "New Girl" on an all-new Tuesday night comedy block.

"The Mindy Project" features Mindy Kaling as a skilled OB/GYN navigating the tricky waters of both her personal and professional life, as sh...

'War Horse' Lands Genesis Award Nomination

2/7/2012 3:36pm EST
War Horse
Steven Spielberg has won praise from officials at the Humane Society of the United States - his movie War Horse has landed a top nomination at the group's annual Genesis Awards.

The film, set during World War One, has been recognized in the Feature Film category alongside Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Dolphin Tale and animated family movie Rio.

TV series Hawaii Five-O and The Glades have received nods for Dramatic Series, while the Sid Caesar Comedy Award nominees include news show The Colbert Report, cartoon The Cleveland Show and Melissa Joan Hart's family sitcom Melissa & Joey.


Fall 2011 TV Premiere Dates

9/6/2011 1:00pm EDT
Two and a Half Men
Labor Day is over, signaling the unofficial end of summer and the start of the new TV season. While television is somewhat entertaining during June, July, and August, it's the fall debuts that many TV addicts anticipate.

Next week the networks start rolling out new and returning series, kicking off with "90210" and "Ringer" on the CW on Tuesday, Sept. 13.

Check out the list below to see when your favorites air:

Tuesday, September 13
8 pm 90210 CW
9 pm Ringer (NEW!) CW
10 pm Parenthood NBC

Wednesday, September 14
8 pm H8R CW
8 pm Survivor: South Pacific CBS
9 pm America’s Next Top Mode...

Seth MacFarlane Helps Animal Shelter

7/17/2011 12:30pm EDT
Seth MacFarlane
Family Guy, American Dad and The Cleveland Show creator Seth MacFarlane has partnered with Heaven on Earth Society for Animals to establish a sanctuary in memory of his late mother, the Los Angeles-based nonprofit announced Saturday.

Here's the official statement:

Seth MacFarlane, creator of the hit animation series Family Guy, American Dad and the Cleveland Show, is paying tribute to his mother by teaming up with Heaven on Earth Society for Animals, a Los Angeles-based nonprofit. Ann Perry MacFarlane, mother of Seth and Rachael MacFarlane, died one year ago today.

Perry, as she...

FOX Announces New And Returning Shows, 2011-12

5/16/2011 3:32pm EDT
Terra Nova
FOX just released its 2011-12 primetime schedule, showcasing "a really fresh, creative new lineup for next season, From razor-sharp comedies to epic dramas to a massive talent competition series, I think we have the goods to continue to be pop culture’s most vibrant platform, as well as the top network.” said Kevin Reilly, President, Entertainment, Fox Broadcasting Company.

Check out the list of returning and new shows below:


8 p.m. Terra Nova (new)

9 p.m. House


8 p.m. Glee

9 p.m. New Girl (new)

9:30 p.m. Raising Hope


8 p.m. The X-Factor (new)


Hurricane-Themed Episodes Of 'Family Guy,' 'American Dad' & 'The Cleveland Show' Pulled

5/1/2011 2:00pm EDT
Family Guy
Three hurricane-themed episodes of Seth MacFarlane's hit comedy shows Family Guy, American Dad and The Cleveland Show have been dropped from TV in the aftermath of this week's tornado disaster.

Severe storms swept across six southern states over a 24-hour period, beginning on Wednesday, devastating entire neighborhoods and claiming nearly 300 lives.

Executives at America's Fox network had planned to air three crossover episodes of MacFarlane's popular shows on Sunday, but the TV special has been postponed because of its storm storyline.

A statement from Fox reads, "In light of the recent...

Justin Timberlake Goes Gay For ‘The Cleveland Show’

8/6/2010 10:00am EDT
Justin Timberlake
Justin Timberlake is lending his vocal talents to a gay character on his animated series The Cleveland Show.

The SexyBack singer is voicing a character called Paul, the boyfriend of funnyman Jason Sudeikis' Terry, and will also be heard voicing a "singing booger" on the Family Guy spin-off.

And show creator Rich Appel insists fans will be delighted with Timberlake's episode.

He tells Us Weekly, "Terry (voiced by Jason Sudeikis) falls in love with a guy voiced by Justin. Justin is just hysterical!"

2010-11 TV Lineup

5/20/2010 9:05am EDT
2010 Fall TV Lineup
The big networks (ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox & CW) unveiled their schedules for the 2010-11 season this week at their various upfront presentations. Several shows were canceled (such as "Heroes," "Ghost Whisperer" & "Law & Order"), while many new series were added to the lineup ("Hawaii Five-O" & "The Event.")

Check out the schedule to see if your favorite shows made the cut and to find out which new series are coming your way:


8 p.m. House
9 p.m. Lonestar (new)

8 p.m. Glee
9 p.m. Raising Hope (new)
9:30 p.m. Running Wilde (new)

8 p.m. Lie to Me
9 p.m. Hell's Kitch...

Kanye West Joins 'The Cleveland Show'

4/8/2010 8:14am EDT
Kanye West
Kanye West will play himself - and romance Taraji P. Henson - in an upcoming episode of animated TV hit The Cleveland Show.

The rapper will play Kenny West, the coolest kid in fictional Stoolbend, on the May 2nd episode of the show.

Hustle & Flow star Henson will play West's girlfriend Chanel.

Show regular Mike Henry tells TV Guide magazine it was a pleasure to work with the hit-maker: "I didn't know if he would have a big ego or if he would tell us what to do, but it was nothing like that. He was just an eager participant."

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'The Cleveland Show' Sued By Village People Cop

3/22/2010 3:47pm EDT
The Cleveland Show
Original Village People star Victor Willis is threatening to sue Fox Broadcasting Company executives over suggestions he provided the voiceover for an "offensive" episode of animated comedy "The Cleveland Show."

The In The Navy singer claims a press release falsely stated he was involved in the show, which poked fun at his former band. Willis' spokeswoman Linda Smith tells WENN, "Victor was offended by the episode and says he would never have agreed to do a voiceover for such an offensive portrayal of the Village People police character originally created by him."

The episode, titled Bu...

U2 Drummer Lands Role On Favorite Show

2/11/2010 11:05pm EST
U2 drummer Larry Mullen, Jr. has landed a voiceover role in his favorite show after asking producers to consider him for a part.

The drummer will lend his voice to a pair of characters in the upcoming season of "The Cleveland Show" - a mobster and an Elvis Presley impersonator.

Show star Mike Henry, who voices the lead character, Cleveland, tells the BBC, "We just recorded him doing a couple of different parts and he was very funny."

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Kanye West Does Have A Sense Of Humor, Says 'Cleveland Show' Actors

12/24/2009 1:02pm EST
Kanye West
Kanye West may interrupt other people's awards shows and proclaim himself to be a definitive voice of a generation, but he still has a sense of humor. At least he has enough humor to play a cartoon version of himself on The Cleveland Show. Kevin Michael Richardson, the voice of Cleveland Jr., revealed the rapper's upcoming role.

"Cleveland Jr.'s going to get to rap off with Kanye West," Richardson said. "He's playing a character called Kenny West so that should be a fun one."

Mike Henry, voice of Cleveland himself, confirmed a second appearance too. "He's in one in the first season an...

Pre-Season 2009 TV Report Card: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

9/21/2009 12:30pm EDT
Desperate Housewives
Since CNN has such a blast creating a report card to track the Presidency, we decided to have some fun with television. Which networks come out strong and which ones need to do better homework?



The Good: The dramas are what keep us coming back to ABC. Grey's Anatomy, Brothers & Sisters, FlashForward, and V are worth looking forward to. The one comedy that stands out and may hold itself against NBC's stellar comedies, Modern Family, is worth a few episodes past the pilot.

The Bad: Dancing With The Stars is extremely popular, however sometimes too much of a ...

Fall 2009 TV Premiere Dates

7/1/2009 10:21am EDT
Two And A Half Men
Even though summer has just begun, many TV addicts are itching to know when their favorite shows will be returning and new ones will be premiering. ABC, CBS, NBC, The CW & Fox recently released their schedules, and we have compiled them in one convenient list.

As often is the case, networks revise or tweak their schedules over the summer. So check back often for updates!

New series are in bold. Click on the show's name for photos, cast lists and more!

Tuesday, September 8

8 pm 90210 (The CW)

9 pm Melrose Place (NEW! The CW)

10 pm Sons of Anarchy (FX)

Wednesday, September 9


Fox Announces New 2009-10 Shows; Renews 'Dollhouse,' 'Fringe' & More

5/18/2009 1:06pm EDT
Mark Valley stars in Human Target
After a special preview event airing Tuesday, May 19 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT), "Glee," the distinctive new comedy starring Jane Lynch will enter its freshman year this fall. Combining biting humor with a soundtrack of hit music from past to present, the inventive series follows an optimistic high school teacher who against all odds attempts to restore McKinley High's fading Glee Club to its former glory, while helping a group of underdogs realize their true star potential.

Two additional new comedies will premiere this fall. From the producers of Family Guy, comes The Cleveland Show. The ...