TV/Movies

Seinfeld alum Julia Louis-Dreyfus will star in new HBO comedy series, ‘Veep’

By | April 18, 2011 at 1:59 pm | No comments

Political comedies are so timely and relevant these days, especially when campaigns start ramping up and you have people like Donald Trump and Rick Santorum angling for presidential nods (really?). So HBO’s new series Veep couldn’t have come at a better time. Deadline...

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Comedian Kumail Nanjiani plays agoraphobic lawyer on new TNT drama 'Franklin & Bash'

By | April 18, 2011 at 11:44 am | No comments

After making the move from Chicago to New York City in 2007, comedian Kumail Nanjiani's career has taken off. He's contributed to and made appearances on Michael and Michael Have Issues (RIP), The Colbert Report and many others-- not to mention, Variety named him as one of 10...

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Parks and Recreation Recap: April and Andy’s Fancy Party

By | April 15, 2011 at 4:34 pm | One comment

Spring is here and the time is right for making sweet, sweet love to the comeliest bridesmaid at a hastily thrown together and even more hastily thought out surprise wedding. Parks and Recreation was back in our faces last night after a 2-week hiatus, and you know what they...

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Watch the new Will Ferrell movie trailer, now with subtitles!

By | April 15, 2011 at 2:40 pm | No comments

Will Ferrell’s been doing more than just hanging around the offices of Dunder Mifflin these days. Just released is a trailer for a Spanish-language telenovela spoof called Casa de Mi Padre, in which Ferrell stars as a romantic rancher named Armando Alvarez. Also appearing...

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30 Rock recap: “I Heart Connecticut”

By | April 15, 2011 at 2:29 pm | No comments

Dear God. Two weeks?! The gaps between these episodes are giving me some serious anxiety attacks, you guys! This week’s episode began with Liz and Kenneth’s desperate hunt for Tracy Jordan. TGS is circling the drain, and unless they can find their star – everyone’s...

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Video: Ricky Gervais and Jon Stewart provide 11 minutes of uncensored Daily Show bliss

By | April 15, 2011 at 2:00 pm | No comments

Ricky Gervais defines BAMF. He’s created some insanely brilliant comedy shows, he’s not afraid to go after anyone, least of all the Hollywood elite, and he has – literally – the best laugh I have ever heard in my life. Try listening to it without cracking a smile. If you...

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Community recap: Competitive Wine Tasting

By | April 15, 2011 at 10:36 am | 3 comments

This episode had me at hello. Well, it had me at one word in the title: wine. No, it had me at two words: wine and competitive. (I could take or leave “tasting.”) The Greendale bunch is at its best when there’s some sort of competition brewing (see also: paintball), and...

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Patton Oswalt lands role in flick based on Dean Koontz books

By | April 14, 2011 at 11:47 pm | No comments

For years now, comedian Patton Oswalt has proven himself not only an incredibly inspiring and prolific performer onstage but also a versatile actor-- playing everything from depressingly hilarious neighbor on television (King of Queens), to an animated rat in a Disney...

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Watch Ricky Gervais be terrified of Barbara Walters on The View

By | April 14, 2011 at 12:52 pm | No comments

You may have caught Ricky Gervais on The View yesterday. To you, I say, "good for you for catching Ricky Gervais on The View yesterday." I missed it, ok? I can't be everywhere all the time. I can't be the average father and slightly below-average husband I am while trying to...

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