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David Alan Grier
Name : David Alan Grier
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Date of Birth : 1955
Place of Birth : Detroit, Michigan
Country Of Nationality : United States
TNN Categories : Comedian
Brief Bio : David Alan Grier (born June 30, 1955) is an American actor and comedian known for his work on the sketch comedy television show In Living Color. Grier was born in Detroit, Michigan, the son of Aretas... - More...
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Nick presents new series, movie at upfronts
Hollywood Reporter - United States - At its 2008 upfront presentation Thursday, Nickelodeon announced its first original primetime family movie, called "Gym Teacher," starring "Law & Order: SVU's" Christopher Meloni, as well as the development of a music-based sitcom about a boy band called "One 4 All," produced in partnership with Sony/BMG Music Entertainment.

"Right now I feel that Nickelodeon has unbelievable momentum both as a business and as a brand," Nickelodeon & MTVN Kids and Family Group president Cyma Zarghami told the advertisers at the Hammerstein Ballroom in Manhattan. "As a first generation of Nickelodeon families connect with Nick, we are on the eve of some
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Celebrities : Nathan Kress, Amy Sedaris, David Alan Grier
Categories : Entertainment news, Comedian News, Celebrity News
Posted 3/14/2008 12:03:49 AM | Permalink
COMEDY CENTRAL TAPS SNOOP, DAVID ALAN GRIER: Snoop behind animation project; Grier to spoof celebrity news magazines. - Los Angeles, CA, USA - Comedy Central has added new television projects to its 2009 development slate: one from rapper Snoop Dogg, the other from comedian David Alan Grier, the network announced Wednesday.

The untitled Snoop Dogg project will take an animated look at the artist's life as a 15-year-old in 1980s Long Beach. Tha Doggfather and Tom Lynch will executive produce.

"We've been looking to get into business with Snoop, who's always fantastic on our roasts," said Lauren Corrao, Comedy Central's president of original programming and development. "He's one of those people who truly crosses over between music and comedy."

Meanwhile, the magazine-show parody "David Alan Grier's
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Celebrities : David Alan Grier
Categories : Entertainment news, Comedian News, Celebrity News
Posted 3/14/2008 12:03:42 AM | Permalink
Nickelodeon Downloads Its New Directions, New Content to Advertising Community in 2008 Upfront Presentation
PR Newswire (press release) - New York, NY, USA - At its 2008 annual upfront presentation, top-rated kids' brand Nickelodeon presented the advertising community with a host of new ideas and creative content demonstrating the network's dedication to innovation and its open-platform programming philosophy. Offering advertisers the greatest opportunity to reach viewers across its core kid demographics because it is virtually everywhere kids are, Nickelodeon also advanced its creative leadership through new programming announcements and partnerships with top talent across the worlds of television, music and film.

"The strength of the Nickelodeon brand comes from how we embrace everything important to kids, and how we are with them virtually everywhere they
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Celebrities : Nickelodeon, David Alan Grier
Categories : Entertainment news, Comedian News, Celebrity News
Posted 3/13/2008 12:03:47 AM | Permalink
'Comics Unleashed' Renewed in New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago
PR Newswire (press release) - New York, NY, USA - Entertainment Studios, Inc., the largest independent producer/distributor of first-run syndicated television
programming, announces the renewal of its daily half-hour comedy series "Comics Unleashed" in New York on WCBS, Los Angeles on KABC and in Chicago on WCIU for Fall 2007.


Comics Unleashed has also renewed 17 markets with Clear Channel Television. Offering a solution to broadcast television stations with
declining numbers of off-network sitcoms, "Comics Unleashed" excels as a half-hour daily comedy talk show.Produced and delivered in High Definition, Comics Unleashed was created and developed by Byron Allen, Chairman and CEO of Entertainment Studios,Inc. "I have had the time of my life
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Celebrities : Margaret Cho, Mike Epps, George Wallace, Carol Leifer, Bill Bellamy, Pauly Shore, Rita Rudner, Byron Allen, Tom Green, Tommy Davidson, Tom Arnold, Aries Spears, Wayne Brady, Dane Cook, Cedric the Entertainer, Sinbad, Dennis Miller, Howie Mandel, Jon Lovitz, Adam Carolla, David Alan Grier, Brad Garrett
Categories : Talk Show Hosts, Comedian News
Posted 7/9/2007 12:07:09 AM | Permalink
DAVID ALAN GRIER JOINS COMEDY CENTRAL: Comedian brings ‘Chocolate News’ to 2007-08 development slate. - Los Angeles, CA, USA - Comedian David Alan Grier is behind a new magazine-show parody that will join a number of freshman programs premiering this fall on Comedy Central, the network announced Tuesday.

Titled "David Alan Grier's Chocolate News," the series will feature sketch players who double as correspondents covering urban-flavored topics in pop culture, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

Not even an appearance on “The Oprah Winfrey Show” could help Grier’s last stab at TV, NBC’s “Thank God You’re Here.” The NBC comedy program premiered on April 9 and featured celebs acting blindly in improvised skits with Grier as the host. After poor reviews, the show
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Celebrities : David Alan Grier
Categories : Comedian News
Posted 5/31/2007 12:05:43 AM | Permalink
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Lil Rel, Sinbad and David Alan Grier Bring the Funny to Fox This Fall
The Root
David Alan Grier says the secret to longevity in the comedy and acting game is being fun to work with. I caught up with theater, comedy, and television veteran along with his longtime friend—Emmy Award nominee Martin Mull (Veep, Roseanne)—on the red ...

Hollywood Bowl Annie, With Ana Gasteyer, David Alan Grier, and Megan Hilty, Begins July 27
The cast features Ana Gasteyer as Miss Hannigan, David Alan Grier as Oliver “Daddy” Warbucks, Megan Hilty as Lily St. Regis, Tony winner Lea Salonga as Grace Farrell, Tony winner Roger Bart as Daniel Rooster Hannigan, Kaylin Hedges as Annie, ...

Glens Falls Post-Star

First Look: Vicki Lawrence, Martin Mull, David Alan Grier & Leslie Jordan in Fox's 'Cool Kids' (PHOTO)
Glens Falls Post-Star
Fox is bringing viewers all new content this fall season with shows like The Cool Kids, and REL. TV Insider has your first look at some of the images from these highly anticipated series including a cast photo and some exciting key art. Both shows are ...

Los Angeles Times

LA movie openings, Aug. 22-24
Los Angeles Times
With Danny McBride, Rosemarie DeWitt, Luke Wilson, Elizabeth Gillies, Kaitlin Olson, David Alan Grier. Written by Luke Del Tredici. Directed by Jonathan Watson. (1:25) NR. Blue Iguana. Two-bit NYC crooks are summoned to London to steal a rare jewel in ...

Los Angeles Times

Review: The sun is out. Annie and her pals visit the Hollywood Bowl to show us how a family gets along
Los Angeles Times
Diverse and inclusive, the cast reflected the nation at large, peopled with such recognizable names as David Alan Grier, Lea Salonga, Ana Gasteyer, Amir Talai, Megan Hilty and Roger Bart, as well as wheelchair-using actress Ali Stroker. The range of ...

Flickering Myth

Movie Review – Arizona (2018)
Flickering Myth
Starring Danny McBride, Rosemarie DeWitt, Luke Wilson, Lolli Sorenson, Kaitlin Olson, Elizabeth Gillies, David Alan Grier, Travis Hammer, Cullen Moss, Audrey Walters, and Seth Rogen. SYNOPSIS: Set in the midst of the 2009 housing crisis, this darkly ...

Exclusive: 'Arizona' Trailer Finds Danny McBride Rampaging with Manners
It's a crazy, fun, and at times downright scary ride. Check out the Arizona trailer below. The film also stars Luke Wilson, Elizabeth Gillies, Kaitlin Olson, and David Alan Grier. Arizona will be released in theaters and on VOD and Digital HD on August ...


Lil Rel's “Rel” Will Do More Than Make You Laugh This Fall on Fox
TCA Fox also rolled out its fall lineup which included returning shows like 9-1-1 that's executive produced by Angela Bassett, and new shows such as The Cool Kids co-starring David Alan Grier, and The Masked Singer hosted by Nick Cannon. Amongst all of ...

Theatre Jobs: What Does a Broadway Usher Do?
From her first gig as an usher for A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum starring David Alan Grier at the St. James Theatre, Snyder went on to work on shows such as Sweeney Todd, The Producers, Spring Awakening, and Jersey Boys, the last ...

Hollywood Reporter

Stephen Weber, Lea Salonga Share 'Annie' Memories Ahead of Hollywood Bowl Production
Hollywood Reporter
The L.A. Phil's annual musical, running July 27-29, also features Megan Hilty; David Alan Grier; and Ana Gasteyer, who calls working on the show "theater camp for grown-ups." At one point or another, everyone has seen (or at least heard) Annie, whether ...
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