• Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Of 'Veep,' 'Seinfeld' Fame, Receives Mark Twain Prize

    26 days ago - By NPR

    The comic actress was presented with the humor award in a star-studded ceremony at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. on Sunday night. (Image credit: Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images)
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  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus Accepts Mark Twain Prize by Burning Tina Fey, Kumail Nanjiani and More

    Julia Louis-Dreyfus Accepts Mark Twain Prize by Burning Tina Fey, Kumail Nanjiani and More

    26 days ago - By The Wrap

    Julia Louis-Dreyfus became just the sixth woman in a 20-year history to receive the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor on Sunday, following in the footsteps of Tina Fey, Carol Burnett and Ellen DeGeneres.
    The “Seinfeld” and “Veep” star accepted the award with style, delivering some sick burns at the expense of all the prior honorees.
    “Tina was honored with the Mark Twain Prize, too. You know, before they got real serious about ,” Louis-Dreyfus said during a ceremony at the Kennedy Center Concert Hall in New York City.
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  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus Mocks Donald Trump As She Accepts Mark Twain Prize

    26 days ago - By Deadline

    PBS again must tiptoe through a political minefield as broadcasts the annual Mark Twain Prize for American Humor.
    This year was Julia Louis-Dreyfus 's turn to be feted at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts ceremony.
    She's best known these days for her work as vice president Selina Meyer on HBO's Veep , for which she already has been awarded six consecutive Emmys, as well as her nine years playing dance-challenged Elaine Benes on NBC's Seinfeld.
    But the Washington...
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