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'Simpsons' breaks TV record but faces controversy

May 01, 2018 - 11:54 AM

Apu Nahasapeemapetilon, voiced by Hank Azaria, has become the subject of controversy after Hari Kondabolu, an actor and comedian of Indian origin, denounced the character's marked accent and other stereotypes

Kiefer Ravena, PBA ballers to star in new sitcom

Feb 10, 2015 - 2:33 PM

Kiefer Ravena joins PBA players Gary David Willie Miller and Beau Belga in a comedy show called No Harm No Foul on TV5

Kiefer Ravena is set to show a lighter side of his personality in an upcoming TV5 show. File photo by Josh Albelda

Michelle Obama pops up on 'Parks and Recreation'

Apr 26, 2014 - 11:01 PM

The hit NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation features US First Lady Michelle Obama

SITCOM. US First Lady Michelle Obama joined the set of NBC hit television show 'Parks and Recreation' together with Amy Phoeler. File photo by Michael Reynolds/EPA