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Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will host the Golden Globes for the next two years

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will host the Golden Globes for the next two years

By | October 15, 2013 at 12:12 pm | No comments

Who runs the world? Girls. Or at least two particular ones. Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will host the next two years of the Golden Globes after their phenomenal job hosting this year's award ceremony. When the Saturday Night Live alumni hosted the 70th Annual Golden Globe...

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Laughspin Podcast, episode 75: Marc Maron, Amy Poehler, Kevin Hart

Laughspin Podcast, episode 75: Marc Maron, Amy Poehler, Kevin Hart

By | October 10, 2013 at 12:09 pm | 2 comments

On this new episode of The Laughspin Podcast (leave a review!), Mike and I listen to new a new clip from Marc Maron’s special Thinky Pain – now on Netflix – and a track from comedian Paul Hooper’s new album Tense & Uncomfortable. We also deliver some news about Amy...

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Amy Poehler’s show ‘Welcome to Sweden’ lands at NBC

Amy Poehler’s show ‘Welcome to Sweden’ lands at NBC

By | October 8, 2013 at 11:03 am | One comment

The Poehler family must be very proud. Amy Poehler and her brother Greg have sold the US broadcasting rights of their new show Welcome to Sweden to NBC. The sitcom is a semi-autobiographical comedy that stars Greg as a New York accountant named Bruce who falls for a Swedish girl...

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Report: Rashida Jones and Rob Lowe are leaving Parks and Recreation

Report: Rashida Jones and Rob Lowe are leaving Parks and Recreation

By | July 31, 2013 at 5:32 pm | No comments

It seems that pretty soon Amy Poehler's lovable Leslie Knope will not have her uber-supportive friend Ann Perkins around much longer-- nor will she have the painfully positive Chris Traeger to buoy her spirits. Both Rashida Jones and Rob Lowe will be exiting Parks and...

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Henry Winkler will guest star on Parks and Recreation

Henry Winkler will guest star on Parks and Recreation

By | July 24, 2013 at 5:22 pm | No comments

For fans of NBC's Parks and Recreation, Happy Days are here again. Henry Winkler (Arrested Development, Childrens Hospital) will be appearing on the show's season premiere as Jean Ralphio's (Ben Schwartz) father. This is the second family member to join the Saperstein mishpacha....

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Kristen Bell will butt heads with Amy Poehler on Parks and Recreation

Kristen Bell will butt heads with Amy Poehler on Parks and Recreation

By | July 16, 2013 at 5:02 pm | No comments

As if Pawnee needs one more one more crazy blonde lady, House of Lies star, Kristen Bell, will be making her Parks and Recreation debut in season six. Set to appear in just one episode (as of now) Bell will play Eagleton City Councilwoman Ingrid, the richer and better dressed...

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Amy Poehler, Nick Kroll, Mitch Hurwitz to be honored at Just For Laughs in Montreal

Amy Poehler, Nick Kroll, Mitch Hurwitz to be honored at Just For Laughs in Montreal

By | June 14, 2013 at 9:40 am | No comments

Most recently known for her brilliance on the NBC Parks and Recreation, Amy Poehler has been announced as the recipient of the Comedy Person of the Year prize at this year’s Just For Laughs comedy festival in Montreal. The prize is well deserved for one of the most talent and...

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Amy Poehler will produce new comedy series ‘Welcome to Sweden’

Amy Poehler will produce new comedy series ‘Welcome to Sweden’

By | May 9, 2013 at 2:38 pm | 3 comments

It turns out Amy Poehler is huge in Sweden. She and her brother Greg just sold a comedy series called Welcome to Sweden, which will air on TV4 in the Nordic nation. The show is part of the sibling’s newly launched production company Syskon, who’s mission is to develop...

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Amy Poehler has some good things to say about the Boston Marathon Bombings (Video)

Amy Poehler has some good things to say about the Boston Marathon Bombings (Video)

By | April 19, 2013 at 4:25 pm | One comment

On the latest installment of her weekly Web series Ask Amy, wherein she answers questions from young people, Parks and Recreation star Amy Poehler addressed the way in which we all currently consume images online and on television, especially now as it relates to the Boston...

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