Jack Black Wants to Make a Buddy Movie with Jackie Chan Called ‘Cheeseburger’
Here’s a clip from Jack Black’s visit to last night’s Conan, where he looks back on meeting Jackie Chan in person after years of collaborating together on the Kung Fu Panda movies, which resulted in Chan promising Black he’ll do a movie with him once he gets an idea for one. ... [Read More]
Jack Black’s Po discovers his next journey in Kung Fu Panda 3 trailer
It’s about that time again. Round 3 of Kung Fu Panda is right around the corner. Continuing his legendary adventures of awesomeness, Po must face two hugely epic, but different threats: one supernatural and the other a little closer to his home. The comedic voices of Jack Black, Seth Rogen, an... [Read More]
HBO cancels “The Brink” after giving it the initial green light for season 2
The terrifically underrated HBO comedy, The Brink is not getting a second season. After HBO originally decided to renew the political comedy for another round, it has since changed its mind and decided it was not going to move forward with a second season. It’s unfortunate, because the show wa... [Read More]
Stephen Colbert and Jack Black Present the Newest Political Anthem “My Kind of America”
Over the years there’s been a lot of drama surrounding presidential hopefuls who use popular songs as their political anthems, only for the artists of said songs to come after said politicians for misusing their work for political ideas they don’t support. To that end, Stephen Colbert re... [Read More]
From sketch to series: “Documentary Now!” from Seth Meyers starring Fred Armisen and Bill Hader comes to life on IFC
The seed was planted firmly in the ground on April 13, 2013. The location, Saturday Night Live. The idea, a documentary about the history of punk. Footage detailed the political leanings of punk rocker Ian Rubbish, a character depicted by Fred Armisen who was a staunch anarchist except where the lif... [Read More]
Watch the First, ‘VICE’-Themed Episode of IFC’s ‘Documentary Now!’
The Onion isn’t the only place to take on VICE this summer — Bill Hader, Seth Meyers, and Fred Armisen’s new IFC show Documentary Now! has a VICE parody episode called “Dronez,” and the network released the full episode online today ahead of its television debut on Augu... [Read More]
Tenacious D’s 2015 Festival Supreme to Feature The Kids in the Hall, Amy Poehler, Kristen Schaal, and Tons More
Tenacious D’s Festival Supreme is set to return for a third year in Los Angeles this fall, and Jack Black and Kyle Gass just revealed its comedy-packed lineup for the year to The A.V. Club. The festival takes place Saturday, October 10th at the Shrine Expo Hall and Grounds in LA, and among the... [Read More]
Jack Black and director Jared Hess get back together for comedy Micronations
The man who directed the comedy force that is Jack Black in Nacho Libre, Jared Hess, has reteamed with him for the upcoming feature Micronations. The film will be written by New Girl writers Robert Snow and Christian Magalhaes. Here’s the breakdown on the story, as of now. It’s... [Read More]