Get your hands off my double entendres! Is the smutty pun now under attack?
It is Britain’s favourite type of humour, the go-to gag for everyone from Carry On stars to Bake Off hosts. But are fnarr fnarr jokes just another example of male sexual entitlement?If you want a double entendre, I’ll give you one. They pop up all over the place: on risque chat shows hos... [Read More]
Get your hands off my double entendres! Is the smutty pun now under attack?
It is Britain’s favourite type of humour, the go-to gag for everyone from Carry On stars to Bake Off hosts. But are fnarr fnarr jokes just another example of male sexual entitlement?If you want a double entendre, I’ll give you one. They pop up all over the place: on risque chat shows hos... [Read More]
Andy Garcia and Michael Kenneth Williams Join Paul Feig’s ‘Ghostbusters’ Reboot
Paul Feig’s Ghostbusters reboot is beginning to round out its cast. According to The Wrap, Andy Garcia and The Wire’s Michael Kenneth Williams have officially joined the cast following previously announced cast members Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Leslie Jones, Kate McKinnon, and Chri... [Read More]
Here’s a Sneak Peek of ‘The Spoils Before Dying’ Featuring Maya “Foxglove” Rudolph
IFC’s followup to The Spoils of Babylon premieres next month, and the network just released a sneak peek of the miniseries featuring Maya Rudolph as the ghost of Fresno Foxglove, who returns to her on-and-off lover Rock (Michael Kenneth Williams) to deliver him a message, only to find him in b... [Read More]
IFC's 'The Spoils Before Dying' Premieres on July 8th
by Megh Wright IFC's follow-up to The Spoils of Babylon now has a premiere date. In a press release today, the network announced that the Funny or Die-produced The Spoils Before Dying will air as a three-day miniseries event from Wednesday, July 8th through Friday, July 10th, with two half-hour epis... [Read More]
Michael Kenneth Williams to Star in IFC's 'The Spoils Before Dying'
by Megh Wright Will Ferrell is returning to IFC as legendary author Eric Jonrosh for another Funny or Die-produced mini-series spoof, and today the network revealed that Michael Kenneth Williams (The Wire, Boardwalk Empire) has signed on to star. Following last year's The Spoils of Babylon, the next... [Read More]
Michael Kenneth Williams joins Will Ferrell to star in IFC’s follow-up miniseries to The Spoils of Babylon
Omar. Chalky. Rock. Michael Kenneth Williams will chalk up a new iconic TV character, starring as pianist Rock Banyon in the new IFC miniseries parody, The Spoils Before Dying. The cable network announced the casting today. The Spoils Before Dying comes from the same Funny or Die team that brought I... [Read More]