Showtime acquires BBC comedy, “Ill Behaviour,” starring Chris Geere and Lizzy Caplan
Fans of Lizzy Caplan won’t have to wait much longer to see her back on Showtime. The pay-cable network has acquired the BBC series Ill Behaviour, starring Chris Geere (FX/FXX’s You’re The Worst) and Caplan (Masters of Sex). Ill Behaviour will air on Showtime on Monday nig... [Read More]
Showtime to Premiere BBC Comedy ‘Ill Behaviour’ Next Month
BBC comedy series Ill Behaviour is set to make its American debut next month. Showtime announced today that it’s acquired the six-part comedy thriller series, which stars Chris Geere, Lizzy Caplan, Tom Riley, and Jessica Regan and is written by Peep Show’s Sam Bain and directed by S... [Read More]
Lizzy Caplan to Star in Ferrell/McKay-Produced Dark Comedy ‘Friend of Bill’
Adam McKay, Will Ferrell, and Jessica Elbaum’s production company Gloria Sanchez has a new movie in development starring Lizzy Caplan. According to Deadline, Caplan will star in a dark comedy called Friend of Bill from a 2011 Blacklist screenplay by Harper Dill. Directed by Amy Rice (who also ... [Read More]
Watch the trailer for Seth Rogen’s new Christmas movie, “The Night Before”
Seth Rogen’s new movie The Night Before is about three best friends celebrating traditions. To quote Rogen, “it’s made by Jews, is about Christmas, and opens on Thanksgiving.” Rogen stars with Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Anthony Mackie as three best friends who celebrate the hol... [Read More]
Sony cancels release of “The Interview” movie in wake of widespread hacking, terrorist threats
After weeks of embarrassing reveals by unknown computer hackers who cracked into Sony Pictures, it was a terrorist threat with references to another 9/11 that prompted movie theater chains to pull back from the release of The Interview, and now a full cancellation from Sony. Sony released this state... [Read More]
Amy Schumer, Melissa McCarthy, Jennifer Lawrence, and More Reportedly Want in on the 'Ghostbusters' Reboot
by Megh Wright One of the newer finds in the recently leaked Sony documents is an update on the in-the-works Ghostbusters reboot by Paul Feig. According to The Wrap, an October 8 email exchange between Ivan Reitman and Sony exec Amy Pascal reveals some of the actors who have already expressed intere... [Read More]
Christopher Meloni to Star in Digital Series 'Beef' with Michael Cera, Lizzy Caplan, and More
by Megh Wright Law & Order: SVU star Christopher Meloni has teamed up with Paramount for a new digital series set in a butcher shop called Beef, and you can check out the series trailer above. The mock reality show will follow Meloni's character Lou as he "acts as judge and jury for anyone in th... [Read More]
Party Down with Hulu: Lizzy Caplan, Adam Scott, Ken Marino and more headed to popular streaming service
Third-place online streaming service Hulu continues to make monstrous moves in order to attract subscribers to its premium streaming service Hulu Plus. In its latest spending grab, Hulu Plus has obtained exclusive streaming rights to defunct Starz comedy series Party Down. The cult comedy lasted two... [Read More]
Are Men Funny? Lizzy Caplan, Scott Aukerman, and Reggie Watts Investigate
by Megh Wright Here's a clip from Comedy Bang! Bang! in which Scott, Reggie, and guest Lizzy Caplan tackle the age-old question: Can men be funny, or they destined to forever be unsuccessful in comedy due to their own biological limitations? 0 Comments... [Read More]
Watch the trailer for Seth Rogan and James Franco’s film “The Interview”
Seth Rogan and James Franco are back together again for their new action-comedy, The Interview. The pair star as celebrity tabloid reporters who get recruited by the CIA to assassinate Kim Jong-un after they land what should have been the interview of their careers. The film also stars Lizzy Caplan ... [Read More]