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2010-02-22 11:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- COMEDY CENTRAL has ordered a six-episode half-hour, urban and hip hop stand-up series from Russell Simmons and Stan Lathan, it was announced today by Elizabeth Porter, senior vice president, specials and talent, COMEDY CENTRAL.

2009-04-28 07:00:00

DALLAS, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- International Speakers Bureau (iSB) www.internationalspeakers.com, a leading global speakers bureau offering unparalleled access to the world's top keynote speakers and acclaimed entertainment personalities, announced today that it has signed an exclusive marketing alliance with Russell Simmons.

2009-03-04 13:15:00

Sundance Cinemas, Tuesday, March 24, 2009 6:30pm SAN FRANCISCO, March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Home Box Office and Youth Speaks, the nation's leading nonprofit presenter of Spoken Word performance, education, and youth development programs, announce the premiere screening of a new HBO series, Brave New Voices.

2006-03-12 21:59:05

By Georg Szalai ASPEN, Colo. (Hollywood Reporter) - The 12th annual U.S. Comedy Arts Festival wrapped over the weekend with talk of Russell Simmons' "Def Comedy Jam" returning to the HBO schedule, awards bestowed on performers and films and, of course, dealmaking for rising comedy stars.

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