Watch the first trailer for the Netflix doc Tig starring Tig Notaro
Comedian Tig Notaro had a devastating year. Having just recovered from a life-threatening infection and still in mourning over her mother’s sudden passing, Notaro’s subsequent discovery of bilateral breast cancer left her no choice but to turn profound pain into an ongoing punch line, bo... [Read More]
Here’s the First Trailer for Tig Notaro’s New Netflix Documentary
The wonderful Tig Notaro is headed to Netflix next month. Her new documentary Tig hits Netflix on July 17th, and the streaming network just released the first trailer, which looks back on Notaro’s life-changing year in 2012 from the death of her mother to her cancer diagnosis: “As soon a... [Read More]
Aziz Ansari Cast His Dad in His Upcoming Netflix Series
Aziz Ansari is currently working with executive producer Mike Schur on an untitled comedy series for Netflix, and he recently revealed some details about the show in an interview with Deadline. Here’s a particularly interesting part from the interview where Ansari reveals more about the show&r... [Read More]
Get to Know Camp Firewood in the First ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ Trailer
Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp hits Netflix next month, but in the meantime, Netflix just released this super retro trailer featuring the original Wet Hot gang — everyone from Amy Poehler to Bradley Cooper to Paul Rudd to Molly Shannon, who seems to be in a pretty good emotional sp... [Read More]
Maria Bamford to star in new Neflix series, “Lady Dynamite”
Netflix is moving forward with plans for a new comedy series and it’s starring The Bammer. Maria Bamford will take the lead of a new series on the streaming service called Lady Dynamite. The sitcom will be a single camera comedy and be co-written by Mitch Hurwitz (Arrested Development) as Bamf... [Read More]
Netflix orders “Lady Dynamite” comedy series starring Maria Bamford
Now it can be told: Netflix has ordered 13 half-hour episodes of Lady Dynamite, a comedy series starring Maria Bamford based on "her life" (quotes theirs). Bamford already had hinted at pre-production work on the series in recent weeks. Today's formal announcement from Netflix reveals that Lady Dyna... [Read More]
Netflix Orders a Mitch Hurwitz-Produced Series Starring Maria Bamford
Rejoice, Maria Bamford fans, because she’s finally getting her very own comedy series. According to THR, Netflix has ordered 13 episodes a new comedy series starring Bamford and executive produced by Arrested Development’s Mitch Hurwitz called Lady Dynamite. The single-cam half-hour come... [Read More]
Colin Jost’s Staten Island Summer is heading to Netflix also star Bobby Moynihan and Cecily Strong
It’s been reported by The Wrap that Netflix has landed the feature Staten Island Summer which is set to debut on July 30. The film was written by Saturday Night Live Weekend Update anchor Colin Jost and will star SNL regulars Bobby Moynihan and Cecily Strong. It was produced by Lorne Michaels ... [Read More]
Colin Jost’s Film ‘Staten Island Summer’ Is Headed to Netflix Next Month
A bunch of SNLers are coming to Netflix next month. According to The Wrap, the streaming network is currently finalizing a deal to release Staten Island Summer, a comedy written by SNL’s Colin Jost, produced by Lorne Michaels, and directed by Rhys Thomas. Loosely based on Jost’s days as ... [Read More]
‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ Will Introduce Kimmy’s Mother Next Season
Not a whole lot is known about the second season of Tina Fey’s Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt yet, but according to THR there’s one big character we can look forward to meeting soon: Kimmy’s mother. Speaking to THR, Ellie Kemper revealed that Kimmy’s mother will show up in season ... [Read More]