Episode #145: Jay Chandrasekhar
Jay Chandrasekhar has spent the past two decades writing, directing and acting in film and television. With his group Broken Lizard, he has co-written, co-starred and directed their feature films, Super Troopers, Beerfest and Club Dread. He’s also directed the big-screen version of Dukes of Ha... [Read More]
Jay Chandrasekhar on the Rhythm of Comedy
Jay Chandrasekhar is a writer, actor, comedian, and director. He was one of the founders of the comedy troupe Broken Lizard, and has directed many of their films including Puddle Cruiser, Super Troopers, Club Dread, and Beerfest in addition to a long list of TV shows including The Grinder, Arrested ... [Read More]
Want to see Super Troopers 2? Then make it happen by supporting the film
The time is meow! After years and years of speculation, the guys from Broken Lizard have finally announced their official plans for a sequel to the cult film, Super Troopers. There’s been many stops and starts for the sequel to the cult film. We’ve heard the script has been finished for ... [Read More]
Shenanigans! A caller pulled off the Super Troopers ‘Meow’ prank on a morning radio show
A win for team RamRod! Someone took a classic Super Troopers gag and pulled off. In the Irish city of Cork a lad named Jamie decided to pull the “Meow” prank on the morning show, The Neil Prendeville show. Bartender Jamie called into the show to talk about some bar related business but i... [Read More]
Amazon’s third wave of pilots to premiere on August 28th
Since breaking out into the original programming game, Amazon.com will go through its third pilot season this year. According to Variety, the website will be debuting five new pilots, three of which are comedies, on August 28th. Amazon will try out three half hour sitcoms, Really, Red Oaks, and The ... [Read More]
'The Cosmopolitans,' 'Really,' and 'Red Oaks' to Premiere on Amazon August 28th
by Megh Wright Variety reports that Amazon just announced the premiere date for its next batch of pilots up for consideration. Out of the next five series slated to premiere on the streaming network later this month on August 28th are half-hour comedies The Cosmopolitans, Really, and Red Oaks. Here'... [Read More]
Jay Chandrasekhar to Write, Direct, and Star in Amazon Pilot 'Really'
by Megh Wright Amazon has added another comedy pilot to its lineup. Deadline reports that Broken Lizard's Jay Chandrasekhar will write, direct, and star in the new single-cam comedy Really opposite Sarah Chalke. Rounding out the cast is Selma Blair, Luka Jones (Up All Night), Travis Schuldt (It's Al... [Read More]
Jay Chandrasekhar Gives an Update on the 'Super Troopers' Sequel
by Megh Wright "I'm a student of sequels and I know what they did wrong when you see them. Usually what they try to do is make them glitzier and broader and all that stuff. Our approach is not going to be that. If anything, the mustaches will be a little bigger, it'll be a little tougher maybe, but ... [Read More]
Cheech and Chong headed back to the silver screen with the help of Jay Chandrasekhar
They’re comedy’s most iconic and classic stoners and they’re coming to a theater near you. Stoner pals, Tommy Chong and Cheech Marin have revealed to the website CelebStoner.com (yep, that’s real) that they are working on making a new movie. The duo revealed that they’r... [Read More]
Cheech & Chong Are Making a Movie with 'Super Troopers' Director Jay Chandrasekhar
by Megh Wright Here's an early 4/20 present for stoners everywhere: LA Times reports that Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong are working with Jay Chandrasekhar — member of the comedy troupe Broken Lizard, writer/director of Super Troopers and Beerfest, and director behind episodes of a handful of sh... [Read More]