Splitsider

Posts tagged as jay-z

HBO Is Developing an Electronic Music Comedy, Produced by Will Smith, Jay-Z, and a British DJ

HBO is making a comedy about the world of electronic music. Deadline reports that the pay cable network has purchased an untitled half-hour comedy written by Trainspotting author Irvine Welsh and developed by popular UK DJ Calvin Harris. Harris will serve as executive producer alongside Will Smith, Jada Pinkett Smith, and Jay-Z to finally explore all the comedy inherent in the world of electronic music.

The Complete Guide to Everything: 2012 – The Year In Entertainment

2012 was a crazy year in entertainment, what with all of those wacky celebrities getting into hilarious or tragic scrapes, that we decided to recap the year's biggest stories. We talk all about Jay-Z & Beyonce, Lindsay Lohan, Hulk Hogan, Amanda Bynes, Jessica Simpson and some other folks we don't really know much about to sort out what was hot in 2012.

We also discuss our mixed feelings about the lack of an apocalypse this year and how we would hope the end of the world to play out.

Oh, and we also go over Tim's twitter "feud" with none other than 80s icon Richard Marx, who listened to [...]

Bobby Moynihan Embarasses Himself In Front of Jay-Z

SNL's Bobby Moynihan joined the guys at Hype Men, a podcast about hip hop, to talk about his experiences on the show: "One of the weirdest moments of my entire life was probably doing that Beyonce sketch and then immediately walking offstage in a leotard and heels and meeting Jay-Z for the first time. I had just finished grinding with his wife inappropriately, and he just looked at me and shook his head. I can't tell if it was a laugh or just like 'you look like a gay pear.' And then he just walked away."