Letter of Recommendation, by Barbara Holm
In my efforts to search for a new job, I’ve solicited a letter of recommendation from someone who knows me best. To Whom It May Concern, I have known Barbara Human Last Name for roughly three quarters of my life. I believe Barbara is an excellent candidate for this or any position. She has man... [Read More]
Mike Birbiglia Teaches Stephen Colbert How to Acclimate Indoor Cats
Mike Birbiglia stopped by last night’s Late Show to promote his new one-man show Thank God For Jokes, and while telling Colbert about his recent trip with his wife and cat to Massachusetts (or as he calls it, “Catsachusetts”), Birbiglia enlightened Colbert on the absolutely necessa... [Read More]
Will Forte Will Play a Pot Dealer in Key and Peele’s ‘Keanu’
Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele, and director Peter Atencio are currently working on their kidnapped cat movie Keanu, and according to THR they just made an exciting addition to the cast. SNL alum and Last Man on Earth star Will Forte has joined the film, in which he will play “a low-level po... [Read More]
You Can Watch Kevin Spacey Turn into a Cat on April 29, 2016
by Megh Wright If you like cats and Kevin Spacey, you're in for a big treat next year. Deadline reports that Spacey's upcoming comedy Nine Lives, which centers on Spacey as a man who gets trapped in the body of his family's cat, now has a release date of April 29, 2016. Christopher Walken, Jennifer ... [Read More]
Kevin Spacey Will Transform Into a Cat in New Movie 'Nine Lives'
by Megh Wright Move over, Rob Schneider-as-a-carrot, because there's a new transformation comedy star in town. The Wrap reports that Oscar winner Kevin Spacey has signed on to star in Nine Lives from Men in Black director Barry Sonnenfeld, which is described as both a "high-concept comedy" and "funn... [Read More]
Key and Peele's First Film 'Keanu' Will Be About a Kidnapped Cat
by Megh Wright From a Police Academy reboot to a Substitute Teacher movie to a collaboration with Judd Apatow, Comedy Central stars Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele have been in talks to develop a ton of film projects lately. Deadline reports that they've lined up their first official film with N... [Read More]
Cat Group [Video]
Cat Group from Jeremiah Watkins and Dude City Films is incredibly silly. Now that you’ve watched it, you should know that Jake Weisman is actually obsessed with cats for real. Like, to the point where I can’t help but wonder if he already had some of these songs written, off in a co... [Read More]
Billy Crystal
Billy Crystal is a heartstring-tugging machine in his one-man show 700 Sundays, which comes to HBO after multiple successful runs on Broadway and a national tour (the HBO special was taped in January at Broadway’s Imperial Theatre). Crystal’s account of his Long Island childhood is a flo... [Read More]
GIRLS Parody: CATS
GIRLS returns to HBO this Sunday, but don’t fret (were you fretting about GIRLS?) because The Pet Collective just dropped a parody video in CATS. The voice work is pretty […]Author informationDavid DeanPublisher at Serial OptimistDavid is the publisher of Serial Optimist and writer of t... [Read More]