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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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Michael Cera and Aubrey Plaza get super awkward in short film (Video)

Michael Cera and Aubrey Plaza get super awkward in short film (Video)

By | June 19, 2013 at 6:17 pm | No comments

For his latest short film, This is the End co-star Michael Cera teams up with Parks and Recreation’s Aubrey Plaza for a dose of absurdity called Failure. We won’t give anything away, except to say neither Plaza nor Cera stray far from their typical onscreen personas. But...

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Nick Offerman to Conan O’Brien: My courtship of Megan Mullally was guided by nature (Video)

Nick Offerman to Conan O’Brien: My courtship of Megan Mullally was guided by nature (Video)

By | June 5, 2013 at 1:30 pm | No comments

At this point, there's no doubt about who the best couple in the entertainment industry is: anyone who gets past the front pages of People will correctly (yes, correctly!) tell you Parks and Recreation star Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally are tops. In this hilarious clip from...

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NBC reveals new comedy schedule, trailers for Michael J. Fox, Sean Hayes shows and more (Videos + Photos)

NBC reveals new comedy schedule, trailers for Michael J. Fox, Sean Hayes shows and more (Videos + Photos)

By | May 13, 2013 at 12:42 pm | No comments

As is usually the case each year, NBC's new schedule contains the most new comedies of all the major networks, with only two – Parks and Recreation and Community – returning. And just like last year, despite the release of its new programming, Community is nowhere to be...

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NBC renews ‘Parks and Rec’ and axes ‘Whitney,’ ’1600 Penn’ and two others (Updated)

NBC renews ‘Parks and Rec’ and axes ‘Whitney,’ ’1600 Penn’ and two others (Updated)

By | May 10, 2013 at 11:05 am | One comment

UPDATE: May 10, 8:36 pm ET -- Community has been officially renewed! However, The New Normal will not return for a second season on NBC. UPDATE: May 10, 5:55 pm ET -- Comedian John Mulaney's project did not get picked up, reports Deadline. The semi-autobiographical...

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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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Patton Oswalt filibusters vote on Parks and Recreation with plot for new Stars Wars movie (Video)

Patton Oswalt filibusters vote on Parks and Recreation with plot for new Stars Wars movie (Video)

By | April 17, 2013 at 12:29 pm | One comment

On Thursday, master comedian, actor and frequent guest star/multi-episode arc player on celebrated television shows Patton Oswalt drops by a special one-hour Parks and Recreation. In one scene, Oswalt successfully filibusters a council meeting vote—and does so by pitching a...

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Parks and Rec star Nick Offerman is obsessed with taxidermy on IFC show ‘Out There’ (Video)

Parks and Rec star Nick Offerman is obsessed with taxidermy on IFC show ‘Out There’ (Video)

By | April 9, 2013 at 1:08 pm | One comment

On a new episode of IFC's animated series Out There, well-loved Parks and Recreation's Ron Swanson and real-life's Nick Offerman plays Sharla's father, who has an affinity for killing, stuffing and mounting animals on the walls of his man cave. It's not a great leap from his...

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Chris Pratt from Parks and Recreation cast as badass Marvel Comics super hero Star-Lord

Chris Pratt from Parks and Recreation cast as badass Marvel Comics super hero Star-Lord

By | February 5, 2013 at 4:26 pm | No comments

If it wasn't for his type-cast-breaking role in the Oscar-nomiated Zero Dark Thirty last year, we'd be even more surprised by this bit of casting news than we already are. Chris Pratt, known by comedy fans as the lovable, in-love and goofy Andy Dwyer on Parks and Recreation, has...

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