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Listen to NPR’s 38-minute interview with Portlandia stars Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein

Listen to NPR’s 38-minute interview with Portlandia stars Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein

By | January 5, 2012 at 2:21 pm | No comments

Portlandia's second season debuts tomorrow on IFC at 10 pm ET! And the show's stars Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein sat down with Terry Gross, of NPR's Fresh Air recently. It aired this morning. And you can listen to the entire thing here. You. Are....

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Spend 24 minutes behind the scenes at ‘Portlandia’ with Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein

Spend 24 minutes behind the scenes at ‘Portlandia’ with Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein

By | December 29, 2011 at 11:07 am | No comments

Portlandia's second season on IFC is fast approaching, comedy nerds. In fact, we're just eight days away from the bizarrely funny sketch show's Jan. 6 premiere (10 pm ET)! So, to further whet your appetite for the second coming of Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein and co.,...

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Portlandia’s Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein are going on tour!

Portlandia’s Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein are going on tour!

By | November 21, 2011 at 10:41 am | No comments

In the unlikely event you're not properly excited for the second season of IFC's Portlandia, which goes down Jan. 6, let us submit this delicious piece of information. The show's stars, writers and co-creators Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein are hitting the road for a string...

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Exclusive: IFC is the front-runner to acquire Marc Maron series

Exclusive: IFC is the front-runner to acquire Marc Maron series

By | November 4, 2011 at 1:58 pm | No comments

Ever since Marc Maron’s television pilot was screened at the New York Television Festival in September, a great many of you have been wondering what the status of the project is. And it’s understandable. Many pilots are created each year, and barely any of them get picked up...

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Monday comedy links: Conan O’Brien, John Goodman, College Humor and more!

Monday comedy links: Conan O’Brien, John Goodman, College Humor and more!

By | July 25, 2011 at 7:25 pm | No comments

Remember Omar from The Wire? Well, The Wire is not a show anymore, but Community is. See where I’m going with this? Dude is now on the cast of the NBC comedy. [Paste] Speaking of Community, John Goodman is joining the cast for the upcoming season. John Goodman! Hell yeah....

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David Cross will return to your television as Todd Margaret; IFC renews ‘Poor Decisions’

By | February 25, 2011 at 11:48 am | No comments

David Cross fans, this one’s for you: IFC has just renewed The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret for a second season of six episodes, to begin airing in October. If you haven’t seen it, the show centers on – surprise – Todd Margaret, a man who talks his way...

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Fred Armisen on Portlandia: “We’re not lampooning Portland; we’re celebrating it”

By | February 24, 2011 at 3:10 pm | No comments

One of the smartest, weirdest comedies on TV these days is the Fred Armisen-Carrie Brownstein collaboration Portlandia, on IFC. The show offers vignettes about life in Portland, Oregon, the progressive hipster haven home to many people we encounter on a regular basis: the...

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Portlandia recap: “Blunderbuss”

By | February 21, 2011 at 2:55 pm | 3 comments

Portlandia, the deft and very funny sketch comedy brainchild of SNL-er Fred Armisen and former Sleater-Kinney member, Carrie Brownstein, smells like a combination of a dusty bookshop and a strong organic espresso. It wears combat boots, bathes only when necessary, and eats...

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