From “Book of Mormon” to “Oh, Hello”: Why Broadway needs to embrace modern comedy
With their outstanding two-hander Oh, Hello (based on the recurring sketch from Kroll’s self-titled sketch series) comedians Nick Kroll and John Mulaney… MORE From “Book of Mormon” to “Oh, Hello”: Why Broadway needs to embrace modern comedy appeare... [Read More]
From “Book of Mormon” to “Oh, Hello”: Why Broadway needs to embrace modern comedy
With their outstanding two-hander Oh, Hello (based on the recurring sketch from Kroll’s self-titled sketch series) comedians Nick Kroll and John Mulaney… MORE From “Book of Mormon” to “Oh, Hello”: Why Broadway needs to embrace modern comedy appeare... [Read More]
'The Book of Mormon' Visits 'South Park' in This Animated "Hello!" Video
by Megh Wright Here's a fun South Park-style animated video set to the tune of "Hello!" from Trey Parker and Matt Stone's Book of Mormon musical made by a fan of both productions. Note that Wendy is not impressed. (via) 0 Comments... [Read More]
Trey Parker and Matt Stone are breaking touring records with ‘The Book of Mormon’
Well, Trey Parker and Matt Stone are baller ass ballers aren’t they? I’m already sorry for that previous sentence. The South Park creators are continuing to earn all sorts of accolades for their Broadway play, The Book of Morman that it’s pretty much a given that it will be turned ... [Read More]
Actor Josh Gad to Portray Late Comic Sam Kinison in Biopic
Josh Gad, Tony nominated actor for “The Book of Mormon,” has been announced to play the Pentecostal preacher turned loudmouthed stand-up comedian, Sam Kinison, in a new biopic titled Kinison. The film will be directed by Larry Charles, who brought us Borat and The Dictator... [Read More]
Josh Gad lands title role in upcoming Sam Kinison biopic
More developments on the long-in-production Sam Kinison biography as Josh Gad has signed on to portray Kinison in the biography. What? Josh Gad? The guy from The Book Of Mormon and The Daily Show who is playing Steve Wozniak in the new Steve Jobs film? Well that’s an interesting f*cking choice... [Read More]
South Park creators forming studio, will make movie adaptation of The Book Of Mormon
There is a lot of awesome news in that headline but it’s a big step for South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone. The duo announced this week that they are starting a new company called Important Studios because as they noted, are in love with themselves. They’re also taking nods f... [Read More]
Watch the 1600 Penn premiere here before it airs Jan 10 on NBC (Video)
You’ve no doubt heard buzz about NBC’s upcoming political comedy 1600 Penn, wherein Bill Pullman and Jenna Elfman play the President of the United States and First Lady, respectively. It’s like a traditional family comedy, except th... [Read More]
NBC orders White House comedy from 'Book of Mormon' star Josh Gad
NBC has given the family sitcom pilot "1600 Penn" a series order for 13 episodes. The project is created by "Book of Mormon" star Josh Gad, former Obama speechwriter Jon Lovett and "Modern Family" director Jason Winer. [Read More]
Book of Mormon Songwriter Robert Lopez to Sing in the Key of Springfield
Robert Lopez, the Tony Award-winning songwriter of Avenue Q and Book of Mormon, has written an original song that will be used in the April 29th episode of The Simpsons. [Read More]