Comic Dane Cook signs with HBO

LOS ANGELES, March 2 (UPI) -- Hot young comedian Dane Cook has signed a long-term contract with HBO that includes a series as well as special projects.

Shepard and Cook compete for Simpson

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Ashton Kutcher's "Punk'd" sidekick Dax Shepard will star opposite Jessica Simpson and Dane Cook in Lions Gate's film, "Employee of the Month."

Jessica Simpson's film career expands

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 21 (UPI) -- "The Dukes of Hazzard" star Jessica Simpson is on deck to star with Dane Cook in Lions Gates' new comedy, "Employee of the Month."

Hit compilation hangs tough on album chart

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 3 (UPI) -- The 19th "NOW That's What I Call Music!" compilation dropped 46 percent in sales, but retained its No. 1 position Wednesday on The Billboard 200 album chart.

TBS Unveils New Comedy Programs

NEW YORK, April 12 (UPI) -- The U.S. cable television channel TBS previewed its slate of upcoming comedy projects Tuesday in New York City.
Page 2 of 2