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BBC Is Making a Movie About Laurel and Hardy

The BBC has announced that they're making a movie about the lives of famed comedy duo Laurel and Hardy, and it'll be written by Philomena co-writer Jeff Pope. Called Stan and Ollie, the 90-minute TV movie will chronicle Laurel and Hardy's disastrous UK tour at the end of their careers in 1953, which ended in Hardy having a heart attack. There's no word yet on who will be cast as Laurel or Hardy.

American Comedy 104: Comparative History Through the Lens of the "Doh"

Now, as never before, you can listen to Homer Simpson's "doh" side-by-side with the "doh" of Laurel & Hardy's Jimmy Finlayson. May "doh"s ring out proudly across our great nation tonight.