November 7, 2010 |
Tracy the character is familiar to fans of NBC's " 30 Rock," and now Tracy Morgan the comedian crosses over to cable for his first HBO comedy special debuting on Saturday, a few days after his 42nd birthday. For "Tracy Morgan: Black and Blue," the Emmy-nominated performer returns whence he came, professionally speaking ? New York's Apollo Theater. There the divorced father of three sons and former "Saturday Night Live" star riffs on Mel Gibson and white rage, meeting President Obama and other wonders of the modern world.
January 31, 2013 |
Tracy Morgan may be be saying farewell to "30 Rock," but the actor is saying hello to baby No. 4. Morgan and fiancée Megan Wollover are expecting their first child together, People reports . "I am over the moon excited and just want a happy and healthy baby and a safe delivery for Megan," Morgan, 44, told the magazine. PHOTOS: Memorable TV finales The actor-comedian plays Tracy Jordan on the NBC comedy, which is airing its final episode Thursday. We just hope that the comedian doesn't plan to consult "Tracy Jordan's Guide to Irresponsible Parenting.
December 6, 2012 |
Jimmy Fallon is really in the holiday spirit these days. On Tuesday he teamed up with the Roots and Mariah Carey on a classroom-instrument version of her hit "All I Want for Christmas is You. " His latest seasonal offering is a reading of Clement C. Moore's "Twas the Night Before Christmas. " Fallon was joined by "30 Rock" star Tracy Morgan, who predictably put an unconventional spin on the classic poem. After Fallon read the opening couplet, Morgan had this to say: "I hate that mouse.
September 24, 2012 |
Sunday night's broadcast of the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards on ABC generated an estimated 1 million tweets, according to Bluefin Labs, which measures social media traffic. Facebook friends contributed another 24,000 comments about the Emmy Awards, which were hosted by ABC's late-night host Jimmy Kimmel. Traffic levels represented a 148% increase in social media chatter over the previous year, when the gala honoring the best of television generated 427,000 comments, Bluefin Labs said Monday.
October 11, 2012 |
With “30 Rock” winding down its seven-season run in just a few months, Tina Fey has a lot on her mind: namely, what will happen to Tracy Morgan once the show is over. On Wednesday night Fey paid a visit to “Late Night,” where her former “Weekend Update” co-anchor Jimmy Fallon asked about what it's like working now on “30 Rock,” knowing the end is in sight. “I'm sad every day,” she said. “Half the day I'm crying, then I'm like, 'I'm sick of you people!
June 10, 2011 |
A roundup of entertainment headlines for Friday Tracy Morgan, the "30 Rock" star who plays loud-mouthed loose cannon Tracy Jordan, comes under fire for a homophobic rant during a recent stand-up gig. ( Huffington Post ) J.J. Abrams' thriller "Super 8" hits theaters, and our experts are expecting its super-domination of "X-Men" and "Judy Moody" at the weekend box office. ( Los Angeles Times ) Alec Baldwin gets support for New York mayoral run from Chevy Chase, Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner?