Two Comedians Troll Every Presidential Candidate on the Campaign Trail in ‘Undecided’
A New York-based comedy duo called The Good Liars has been expertly trolling presidential campaign events for the past year, and you’ll be able to watch all of their headline-making pranks in a new movie premiering later this month. With some help from Daily Show alums Jena Friedman and Aasif ... [Read More]
Two Comedians Troll Every Presidential Candidate on the Campaign Trail in ‘Undecided’
A New York-based comedy duo called The Good Liars has been expertly trolling presidential campaign events for the past year, and you’ll be able to watch all of their headline-making pranks in a new movie premiering later this month. With some help from Daily Show alums Jena Friedman and Aasif ... [Read More]
Showtime Developing Dark Comedy ‘Fatwa’ Starring Aasif Mandvi
Daily Show alum Aasif Mandvi just found a new starring TV role. According to Deadline, Showtime is developing a show co-written by Aasif Mandvi and Dave Holstein called Fatwa, which stars Mandvi as LK Hussein, “a struggling cartoonist whose death threat becomes the greatest thing that ever hap... [Read More]
Showtime Developing Dark Comedy ‘Fatwa’ Starring Aasif Mandvi
Daily Show alum Aasif Mandvi just found a new starring TV role. According to Deadline, Showtime is developing a show co-written by Aasif Mandvi and Dave Holstein called Fatwa, which stars Mandvi as LK Hussein, “a struggling cartoonist whose death threat becomes the greatest thing that ever hap... [Read More]
Aasif Mandvi on ‘Mother’s Day’ and Donald Trump
In a brief interlude from his satirical combat of Islamaphobia on the Daily Show and his web series, Halal in the Family, Aasif Mandvi co-stars in Mother’s Day, a wacky holiday comedy directed by Garry Marshall. Much like Marshall’s Valentine’s Day and New Year’s Day, the mov... [Read More]
Daily Show’s Aasif Mandvi and Funny Or Die launch ‘Halal in the Family.’ Watch all four episodes now.
Family sitcoms of the 80′s followed a tried and true formula: an out of touch but well-meaning dad, the peacemaker mom, cool but combative teenage kids and a corny but catchy theme song that tied it all together. While the recipe for a successful comedy has long since evolved, some modern day ... [Read More]
Keeping It 'Halal in the Family' with Aasif Mandvi and Miles Kahn
by Megh Wright Funny or Die premiered a brand new web series today called Halal in the Family, a retro sitcom parody co-created and written by Aasif Mandvi and Daily Show producer Miles Kahn that reimagines the typical multi-cam family show through the eyes of an all-American Muslim family and all t... [Read More]
Aasif Mandvi Tells David Letterman About His New Web Series 'Halal in the Family'
by Megh Wright Here's a clip from Aasif Mandvi's visit to last night's Late Show, where he talks about growing up in Florida, interviewing a bunch of Islamophobic crazies while at The Daily Show, and making his new web series Halal in the Family, which premieres on Funny or Die next Thursday. 0 Com... [Read More]