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Parks and Recreation star Rashida Jones will star in Steve Carell’s pilot for TBS

Parks and Recreation star Rashida Jones will star in Steve Carell’s pilot for TBS

By | January 22, 2014 at 11:56 am | One comment

Steve Carell's comedy pilot for TBS just got a whole lot funnier. Exiting Parks and Recreation actress Rashida Jones will play Angie Tribeca, a strong-willed lone-wolf police veteran of the LAPD's Really Heinous Crimes Unit on Tribeca. Carell will write the script and executive...

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Parks and Recreation celebrates 100th episode with amazing cake (Photo)

Parks and Recreation celebrates 100th episode with amazing cake (Photo)

By | October 23, 2013 at 4:44 pm | One comment

To celebrate the filming of its 100th episode, the cast of Parks and Recreation were gifted this amazing cake. True fans of the show, which stars Amy Poehler, Rashida Jones, Nick Offerman, Aziz Ansari, Aubrey Plaza, Adam Scott and more, will recognize the crazy confection as a...

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Laughspin Podcast, episode 68: Donald Glover, Patrice O’Neal, Jim Gaffigan

Laughspin Podcast, episode 68: Donald Glover, Patrice O’Neal, Jim Gaffigan

By | August 9, 2013 at 11:30 am | No comments

On a brand-spanking-new episode of The Laughspin Podcast, Mike and I get peeved (that's right, PEEVED!) about a YouTube "star" who blatantly stole jokes and ideas from the late Patrice O'Neal. Also, we listen to a new track from Joe DeRosa's new album You Will Die, which comes...

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Rashida Jones inks deal with Fox to produce her own series

Rashida Jones inks deal with Fox to produce her own series

By | August 8, 2013 at 1:04 pm | No comments

She may be slowly exiting her role as Ann Perkins on Parks and Recreation, but Rashida Jones has plenty on her plate, including a new show at Fox called Stuck. It was revealed this week she and her producing partner Will McCormack – with whom she wrote last year’s flick...

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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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Chris Rock, Jennifer Aniston, Aziz Ansari, Jennifer Garner, Beyonce, and more demand stricter gun laws (Video)

Chris Rock, Jennifer Aniston, Aziz Ansari, Jennifer Garner, Beyonce, and more demand stricter gun laws (Video)

By | December 21, 2012 at 7:12 pm | 19 comments

One week after the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT and just hours after NRA president Wayne LaPierre declared, "The only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun," a video starring dozens of comedians and Hollywood A-Listers,...

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It would be awesome if we were trapped in a closet with Rashida Jones (Video)

It would be awesome if we were trapped in a closet with Rashida Jones (Video)

By | December 5, 2012 at 12:10 pm | One comment

In the latest installment of Saturday Night Live writer Mike O'Brien's web series 7 Minutes in Heaven, Rashida Jones takes a trip to the closet and proves, once again, why the Parks and Recreation star is beyond awesome. And pretty. And talented. And beyond awesome. Be...

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Did Rashida Jones really need to apologize to John Travolta?

Did Rashida Jones really need to apologize to John Travolta?

By | August 17, 2012 at 11:24 am | 3 comments

The most beautiful nurse in all of Pawnee, IN, Rashida Jones made a comment in a recent interview during the Celeste and Jesse Forever press tour that has been considered a rare gaffe by the loveable actress. While she and co-star Will McCormack were speaking with the website...

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Watch Rashida Jones and Andy Samberg in the trailer for ‘Celeste and Jesse Forever’

Watch Rashida Jones and Andy Samberg in the trailer for ‘Celeste and Jesse Forever’

By | June 21, 2012 at 5:39 pm | No comments

Rashida Jones, known for playing Ann Perkins on Parks and Recreation makes her screenwriting debut with Celeste and Jesse Forever, a bittersweet dramedy starring Andy Samberg. Samberg and Jones play high school sweethearts who married young and divorce as they hit 30, yet try to...

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