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20 More Episodes of 'Lip Sync Battle' Are on the Way

Get ready for a lot more celebrity lip syncing. Jimmy Fallon, Stephen Merchant, and John Krasinski's new Spike series Lip Sync Battle has broken ratings records for the network, so today's news is not too much of a surprise: According to Variety, it's officially landed a 20-episode second season renewal to debut sometime next year. Guest stars on the LL Cool J-hosted series so far this season include Jennifer Lopez, John Legend, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, and Anne Hathaway. "Lip Sync Battle is a television and viral rock star for Spike," said Spike president Kevin Kay. "We are thrilled to be renewing Lip Sync Battle whose success is [...]

Talking with Charlie Murphy about Spike TV's Eddie Murphy Tribute, Dave Chappelle, and His 10 Country Standup Tour

This piece is brought to you by Eddie Murphy: One Night Only, a star-studded celebration of one of the greatest comedic minds of the past half-century. Check it out tonight at 10/9c on SpikeTV!

Three decades into a career that's seen him working as an actor, standup, and writer, Charlie Murphy is continuing to pound the pavement to hone his craft. Most recently, he traveled the world, headlining an ambitious 10 country standup tour, traveling from Scandinavia to Australia to perform before sold-out crowds. Murphy, whom you may know best from his work on Chappelle's Show (or as Eddie Murphy's brother), also keeps busy with movie and TV [...]