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Judd Apatow’s stand-up comedy resurrection

Judd Apatow’s stand-up comedy resurrection

By | December 18, 2014 at 10:36 am | 3 comments

Immaturity is funny, so says all-American comedy maven Judd Apatow, who’s best known for creating the genius, short-lived, cult TV show, Freaks and Geeks and his ensuing plethora of raunchy blockbusters. What Judd’s not so known for is his abridged stand-up career, which ran...

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Watch Seth Rogen, James Franco play ‘Freaks and Geeks’ 8-bit video game

Watch Seth Rogen, James Franco play ‘Freaks and Geeks’ 8-bit video game

By | December 2, 2014 at 11:28 pm | 2 comments

Last year, Web producers Benny and Rafi Fine, aka The Fine Bros, unleashed a delightful tribute to Judd Apatow and Paul Feig’s short-lived but never-forgotten comedy series Freaks and Geeks with the help of animator/composer Doctor Octoroc. That tribute came in the form of an...

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When Craig Ferguson leaves Late Late Show, great comedians will guest host. And then also John Mayer.

When Craig Ferguson leaves Late Late Show, great comedians will guest host. And then also John Mayer.

By | December 1, 2014 at 6:22 pm | 2 comments

When Craig Ferguson ends his nearly 10-year reign as Late Late Show host at the end of December, a roster of guest hosts – including the insufferable John Mayer – will sit behind the Scottish comedian’s vacated desk until James Corden officially takes over. Drew Carey will...

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Laughspin Podcast, episode 101: Chris Rock, Artie Lange, Lena Dunham

Laughspin Podcast, episode 101: Chris Rock, Artie Lange, Lena Dunham

By | November 10, 2014 at 12:30 pm | No comments

It’s been a long, long time since we’ve recorded a proper comedy news podcast edition of The Laughspin Podcast with Mike Gogel, Laughspin Podcast co-host. But we finally got it together after many one-one-interview episodes I did with the likes of Judd Apatow, Dane Cook,...

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Watch: Lena Dunham, Adam Driver, Allison Williams in ‘Girls’ season four trailer + new photos!

Watch: Lena Dunham, Adam Driver, Allison Williams in ‘Girls’ season four trailer + new photos!

By | November 7, 2014 at 1:25 pm | No comments

While Lena Dunham has been making headlines for reasons not under her control, let’s all remember that her show Girls is coming back to HBO for its fourth season on Jan. 11 at 9 pm ET! And today, HBO released a brand, spanking-new trailer for you all to hungrily consume. So...

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Judd Apatow, Laura Dern developing female football comedy for Universal

Judd Apatow, Laura Dern developing female football comedy for Universal

By | November 5, 2014 at 1:44 pm | No comments

Judd Apatow is one busy man. It was just announced last week that he would produce a new Pee-wee Herman movie starring Paul Reubens. Now he's developing a a comedy with laura Dern. Dern and Apatow will pair up to produce an untitled female-driven ensemble comedy about obsessive...

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Paul Reubens confirms Pee-wee Herman movie to Jimmy Fallon, Judd Apatow to produce (Video)

Paul Reubens confirms Pee-wee Herman movie to Jimmy Fallon, Judd Apatow to produce (Video)

By | October 30, 2014 at 12:35 pm | No comments

No one could’ve predicted the enormous influence and staying power Pee-wee’s Big Adventure would’ve had on American culture when the bizarre comedy hit theaters in 1985. But 29 years later here we are obsessing over a character Paul Reubens created while at The Groundlings...

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Netflix snags Judd Apatow series starring Gillian Jacobs and Paul Rust

Netflix snags Judd Apatow series starring Gillian Jacobs and Paul Rust

By | September 16, 2014 at 11:23 am | One comment

Before he was producing genre-defining flicks like 40 Year Old Virgin, Knocked Up and Anchorman, Judd Apatow helped steer groundbreaking smallscreen comedies like The Ben Stiller Show, The Larry Sanders Show and, of course, cult favorite Freaks and Geeks, which helped launch the...

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The Lonely Island teams up with Judd Apatow for musical comedy movie

The Lonely Island teams up with Judd Apatow for musical comedy movie

By | August 8, 2014 at 4:19 pm | 2 comments

They reaffirmed their status as a powerful musical comedy force last year with the release of The Wack Album, and now The Lonely Island is headed to the bigscreen with help from Judd Apatow. Universal and Apatow, under his Judd Apatow Productions, will produce a comedy set in...

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