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Watch Rashida Jones in TBS comedy ‘Angie Tribeca’ from Steve Carell

Watch Rashida Jones in TBS comedy ‘Angie Tribeca’ from Steve Carell

By | May 16, 2014 at 1:25 pm | One comment

As TBS got ready to start its upfront presentation on Wednesday, the network released the trailer for the Rashida Jones-led comedy Angie Tribeca. TBS gave the cop comedy a series order last week for 10 episodes. Angie Tribeca is the brainchild of Steve and Nancy Carell about a...

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Rashida Jones, Casey Wilson romantic comedies greenlit by NBC

Rashida Jones, Casey Wilson romantic comedies greenlit by NBC

By | May 8, 2014 at 6:08 pm | No comments

The day after the Rashida Jones-led comedy Angie Tribeca is greenlit by TBS, the former Parks and Recreation star's romantic comedy A To Z received a series order from NBC. Jones will produce the show alongside Will McCormack. A To Z is set in the world of an online dating...

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TBS greenlights Steve Carell’s police comedy starring Rashida Jones

TBS greenlights Steve Carell’s police comedy starring Rashida Jones

By | May 8, 2014 at 5:56 pm | No comments

Steve Carell and wife Nancy's police comedy Angie Tribeca starring Rashida Jones received a 10-episode first season order from TBS. Carell's project is a single-camera show that focuses on an eccentric but brilliant group of LAPD detectives who investigate crime and refuse to...

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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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