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15 hrs ago | OhNoTheyDidnt

ONTD's Next Wonder Bread Crushes - Ben Schwartz & Cameron Monaghan for Interview Magazine

BENNY SCHWAZ Ben Schwartz's story seems like a comic creation in itself: The actor behind one of television's most indelibly obnoxious sidekicks wins an Emmy for writing for the Academy Awards and lands in a movie with Jane Fonda.


Related Topix: Shameless, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television, House of Lies, Cameron Monaghan, Ben Schwartz, Emmy Awards

21 hrs ago | E! Online

Behold Parks and Recreation's Season 6 Gag Reel Full of Farting, Dancing and Other Amazing Things

Gaze in wonder and amusement at this gift that keeps on giving: the Parks and Recreation season six gag reel.


Related Topix: Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television, Nick Offerman, Retta, Aziz Ansari, Chris Pratt

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Adam Scott: Is 'Parks and Rec's' Ben Wyatt going to the White House?

Amy Poehler and Adam Scott: One of our favorite TV couples on "Parks and Recreation."


Related Topix: Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television, Adam Scott, Veep, Celebrities, Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Emmys host Seth Meyers: Jokes will determine show's success

Less than a year into his tenure at NBC 's "Late Night," Seth Meyers will take the stage Monday night as host of the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards .


Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Comedy, Saturday Night Live, Seth Meyers, Jimmy Fallon, Celebrities, Tina Fey

The Washington Post

Dona t include Sarah Palin on a list of people who thought Tina Feya s SNL impression was a big deal

Sarah Palin would like Tina Fey to pay for her kids' braces. Also, Lorne Michaels is still not happy that the Clinton team canceled on them during the 2008 presidential primary.


Related Topix: US Governors, Sarah Palin, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Celebrities, Tina Fey, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Emmy Awards

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Hollywood Gossip

Lindsay Lohan and Tina Fey Snap Unexpected Selfie: This is So Fetch

Not after Amy Poehler posed for a series of selfies with Lizzy Caplan and Daniel Franzese in August... and not after Lindsay Lohan and Franzese met up in New York City in February, And definitely not after Tina Fey and Lohan put their Burn Book differences aside and posed for an unexpected self-portrait this week.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Lindsay Lohan, Pop/Rock, Tina Fey, Lizzy Caplan

Hollywood Reporter

Hulu Renews Seth Meyers' 'The Awesomes' for Third Season

The animated series from Seth Meyers and Mike Shoemaker , which is currently in its second season, will return for a third in 2015.


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, hulu, Seth Meyers, Kenan Thompson

Sat Aug 16, 2014


Women behaving badly - just like men

Being a shambolic 20-something isn't just a guy thing. Jeremy Olds talks to the stars of a critically acclaimed female 'buddy-comedy' newly arrived on New Zealand screens.


Related Topix: New York, New York Government

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Daily Trojan

Are You Here redefines modern day bromance

After achieving sweeping success with the hit television show Mad Men, director and writer Matthew Weiner makes his feature film debut with Are You Here starring Owen Wilson, Zach Galifianakis and Amy Poehler.


Related Topix: Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television

Agency Spy

Amy Poehler Turns Art Critic for Old Navy

The latest spot in Old Navy's ongoing series starring Amy Poehler debuted this week.


Related Topix: Advertising

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Back Stage

Now Casting 'Killing Time' and Upcoming Auditions

"Killing Time" is a comedic Web series from Upright Citizens Brigade "about three misfits who meet at a memorial service, taking place entirely across this one afternoon or evening, with each episode being like a small moment or vignette from the larger day."


Related Topix: Matt Walsh, Ian Roberts

Tue Aug 12, 2014


See Which Mean Girls Stars Reunited for a Smiling Selfie

A party at Los Angeles's Chateau Marmont for Lizzy Caplan turned into a mini 10-year Mean Girls reunion last weekend.


Related Topix: Lizzy Caplan

Silicon Alley Insider

An Insightful Story About Doing Improv With Robin Williams At The Upright Citizens Brigade

Chris Gethard - a comedian, writer, and host of " The Chris Gethard Show " - wrote a great piece for Vulture on " What It Was Like To Do Surprise Improv With Robin Williams ."


Related Topix: Theater, Arts


Jenny Slate Is Just As Stylish As She Is Funny, And She's REALLY Funny

If you're one of the 23 million people who have watched "Marcel The Shell With Shoes On" you're already familiar with comedy-goddess Jenny Slate .


Related Topix: Obvious Child, Jenny Slate, quirky, Comedy, Entertainment, Television

Mon Aug 11, 2014


Amy Poehler Is Still A Cool Mom In 'Mean Girls' Instagram Mini-Reunion

Even after all this time, if you're gonna drink, she'd still really you rather do it in the house.


Related Topix: Lizzy Caplan

Sun Aug 10, 2014


August 19, 2014 DVD: 'Parks and Recreation: Season Six'

Everything changes, that's a fact Parks and Recreation has expertly embraced. The fan-favorite NBC comedy is wrapping up a season of surprises on April 24 and they've saved the biggest twist for a "very exciting last moment" in the finale.


Related Topix: Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television, Aziz Ansari, Rashida Jones, Chris Pratt, Adam Scott

Fri Aug 08, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Top TV week of Aug. 11: 'The Knick,' 'Last Comic Standing,' 'Extant'

Just what kind of partners are Martin Lawrence and Kelsey Grammer in this new half-hour comedy? Ice cream truck vendors? A cappella singing duo? Motivational speakers who talk about how to move on once the best days of your career are behind you? We wish.


Related Topix: Jon Reep, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television, Comedy, Parks and Recreation


Will Arnett Dismisses Dating Rumours

A representative for Will Arnett has dismissed rumours suggesting the actor has struck up a romance with a fashion consultant in the aftermath of his split from comedienne Amy Poehler .


Related Topix: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Arrested Development, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Will Arnett, Saturday Night Live


The Truth About Those Fictitious Beer Brands On TV

Ron Swanson and Leslie Knope of "Parks and Recreation" raise cans of FG and Penzburg beer, two fictional brands made by the prop company Independent Studio Services.


Related Topix: Beer, Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television, Nick Offerman, The Good Wife, Beverages, Coca-Cola Bottling Co.

Thu Aug 07, 2014


Put a Bird on It: Self-tracking apps are tedious, except when...

Self-tracking apps are tedious, except when they're used for the kinds of childish stunts that give reporters something to write about .


Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Matt Walsh, Ian Roberts