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TVLine Items: FX Greenlights Tracy Morgan Pilot, Fox to Air Anger Management and More

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Tracy Jordan no more, Tracy Morgan is looking to bring a new kooky character to TV.

FX on Thursday gave the green light to a comedy pilot starring the 30 Rock alum, titled Death Pact. READ MORE


30 Rock's Tracy Morgan Declares, 'If I Had a Gay Son I Would Love Him'

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Tracy Morgan’s headline-grabbing Damage Control Tour continues.

Four days after the 30 Rock star apologized for unleashing an anti-gay rant during a comedy act, Morgan once again expressed deep regret for his choice of words …READ MORE


30 Rock's Cheyenne Jackson 'Disgusted and Appalled' By Tracy Morgan's Anti-Gay Rant

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Tracy Morgan’s 30 Rock costar Cheyenne Jackson has joined a growing list of celebs condemning the comedian for his anti-gay rant last week — during which he said he’d “stab” his son if he turned out to be gay. Morgan apologized on Thursday for going “too far” with the comedy club act, but that hasn’t quieted the chorus of criticism.

In a strongly-worded statement issued to Out, the openly-gay Jackson said, …READ MORE


Tina Fey Calls Tracy Morgan's Anti-Gay Rant 'Disturbing,' Hopes His Apology Is Accepted

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Tracy Morgan is apologizing for his “choice of words” during an anti-gay rant he unleashed at a Nashville, Tenn., comedy club last week — during which he suggested he’d “stab” his son if he turned out to be an effeminate homosexual. The 30 Rock star added that gay people should stop whining about bullying. …READ MORE


Emmys 2011: Sizing Up the Supporting Comedy Actor Race, Including Our Dream Nominees

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There are few certainties about the 2011 Emmys derby, but rest assured this is one of them: if you’re a male performer on a sitcom not called Modern Family, you face an uphill battle elbowing your way into the Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series race. Even without a nod for patriarch Ed O’Neill last year, ABC’s hit comedy accounted for half of all the category’s nominations. So the question this year isn’t whether the Family men will make another strong showing — they will — but rather who’ll snap up the remaining spots. Here’s how things look going into nomination season. REVIEW CONTENDERS & VOTE


TVLine Items: Vieira Ponders Today Exit, Lost Fave Crashes CSI, and Other TV News to Know

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Talk about odd timing! Just days after reports surfaced that Katie Couric would exit her CBS Evening News post, rumors of a similar variety began to swirl about her Today successor, Meredith Vieira. …READ MORE