Browsing Tag Patton Oswalt

Read: Marc Maron and Michael Ian Black blast each other on Twitter

Read: Marc Maron and Michael Ian Black blast each other on Twitter

By | May 21, 2013 at 4:06 pm | 26 comments

It’s been a while since we’ve seen a good old-fashioned comedian Twitter spar-- although I feel this one between Marc Maron and Michael Ian Black has far less goodwill than Maron’s back-and-forth with Patton Oswalt last June. If you follow Maron even a little or have heard...

Posted in: Features, News

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...

Posted in: Audio/Video, TV/Movies

This Batman video with Patton Oswalt and Pete Holmes is amazing

This Batman video with Patton Oswalt and Pete Holmes is amazing

By | April 15, 2013 at 8:07 pm | No comments

In the newest episode of their recurring Badman series, College Humor presents comedian Pete Holmes as the not-so-swift Batman. And Patton Oswalt, plays The Penguin, who's forced into an incredibly awkward situation. Check it out! Be sure to subscribe to the weekly...

Posted in: Audio/Video, Comedy Briefs

Patton Oswalt responds to Boston Marathon bombing: The good outnumber the evil

Patton Oswalt responds to Boston Marathon bombing: The good outnumber the evil

By | April 15, 2013 at 6:59 pm | 4 comments

As of this writing, there have been two confirmed deaths and dozens more injured – many critically – in a bombing that took place today near the finish line of the Boston Marathon. While we’re certainly not the news organization on which you should rely when it comes to...

Posted in: News

Patton Oswalt is auctioning off his King of Queens memorabilia

Patton Oswalt is auctioning off his King of Queens memorabilia

By | March 12, 2013 at 12:39 pm | No comments

As he explained in an eloquently-written post on his official site today, comedian Patton Oswalt tonight is auctioning off a great deal of memorabilia he acquired during his nine years playing Spence on the massively successful CBS series King of Queens. He's doing so to raise...

Posted in: feature slider, News

You should probably watch this 11 minute Patton Oswalt documentary

You should probably watch this 11 minute Patton Oswalt documentary

By | February 25, 2013 at 8:11 pm | 2 comments

From the folks at Thrash Lab, who's motto is "Entertaining and inspiring this generation," comes this perfect 11-minute documentary titled To Be Loved & Understood-- about Patton Oswalt, one of the world's most loved and respected comedians. The film, directed by Julien...

Posted in: Audio/Video, feature slider, TV/Movies

Patton Oswalt plays a world class smuggler on Burn Notice (Video preview)

Patton Oswalt plays a world class smuggler on Burn Notice (Video preview)

By | November 28, 2012 at 3:06 pm | No comments

Forever expanding his artful horizons, Patton Oswalt begins his multi-episode arc on spy drama Burn Notice, tomorrow at 10 pm ET on USA, where the comedian plays Colin Schmidt, a professional smuggler (please let his character make a reference to Han Solo). And in this clip...

Posted in: Audio/Video, News, TV/Movies

Portlandia guest stars will include Patton Oswalt, Jim Gaffigan, Roseanne and many more!

Portlandia guest stars will include Patton Oswalt, Jim Gaffigan, Roseanne and many more!

By | November 27, 2012 at 1:07 pm | No comments

As I said on the latest episode of the Laughspin Podcast, writers, producers and directors are, more and more, utilizing the it-takes-a-village approach to creating quality comedy television. In other words, there’s seems to be an increasingly inflated number of guest stars,...

Posted in: News, TV/Movies

Comedian Derek Sheen’s album ‘Holy Drivel’ out Oct. 30 (Exclusive video preview)

Comedian Derek Sheen’s album ‘Holy Drivel’ out Oct. 30 (Exclusive video preview)

By | October 25, 2012 at 4:26 pm | One comment

Babies. Am I right? I mean, they're amazing to hang out with and to cradle-- as long as you can drop them back in their parents' arms at the end of the day. But as joyful as holding a mini human can be, you're never quite sure what to do after that. Do you sing? Dance? Do you...

Posted in: Audio/Video, News