What odds do comedians have on winning an Oscar at the 90th Academy Awards?
Many people thought, or at least hoped that Tiffany Haddish would receive an Oscar nomination for her breakout performance in last year’s movie, Girls Trip. Haddish didn’t make the cut, although The Academy knew well enough to invite her not only to read the nominations, but also sh... [Read More]
Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon Developing ‘Little America’ Anthology Series at Apple
The Big Sick’s Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon have a new project in the works at Apple. According to Deadline, Apple has put into development a half-hour anthology series called Little America. Written by Lee Eisenberg (The Office, SMILF), the series is described as “a small, collec... [Read More]
Emily V. Gordon to Write Amazon Feature ‘The Nest’ Produced by Jill Soloway
Fresh off her Oscar nomination for co-writing The Big Sick, Emily V. Gordon has landed another movie gig. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Gordon has signed on to write a movie for Amazon called The Nest. The film is based on Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney’s 2016 novel of the same name... [Read More]
Watch a Clip from ‘The Big Sick’ Standup Tour Featuring Aidy Bryant, Kurt Braunohler, Ray Romano, and More
Earlier this year, Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon went on tour to promote their new movie The Big Sick alongside Judd Apatow, Ray Romano, Zoe Kazan, Aidy Bryant, and Kurt Braunohler, and in case you were unable to attend, here’s a new video highlighting some of the tour’s funni... [Read More]
Emily V. Gordon Wants to Make You Laugh and Cry at the Same Time
Author, producer, screenwriter, and GWAR fan Emily V. Gordon is no stranger to the philosophical principle that comedy equals tragedy plus time. And not just because she traffics in the business of being funny, although that certainly helps. Gordon, years before she became a successful author (Super... [Read More]
Watch the Trailer for Emily V. Gordon and Kumail Nanjiani’s Movie ‘The Big Sick’
With some help from Judd Apatow and Michael Showalter, comedy collaborators and married couple Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon wrote a movie together called The Big Sick, and now that the film has had its critically acclaimed Sundance premiere, the first trailer was released today. Showalter dir... [Read More]
Watch the Trailer for Emily V. Gordon and Kumail Nanjiani’s Movie ‘The Big Sick’
With some help from Judd Apatow and Michael Showalter, comedy collaborators and married couple Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon wrote a movie together called The Big Sick, and now that the film has had its critically acclaimed Sundance premiere, the first trailer was released today. Showalter dir... [Read More]
Watch the Trailer for Emily V. Gordon and Kumail Nanjiani’s Movie ‘The Big Sick’
With some help from Judd Apatow and Michael Showalter, comedy collaborators and married couple Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon wrote a movie together called The Big Sick, and now that the film has had its critically acclaimed Sundance premiere, the first trailer was released today. Showalter dir... [Read More]
Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon’s Movie ‘The Big Sick’ Heads to Theaters This Summer
Back in 2015, Judd Apatow and Michael Showalter signed on to produce and direct, respectively, Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon’s movie The Big Sick, and after a successful run at the Sundance Film Festival, the film finally has a premiere date. According to Variety, Amazon and Lionsgate ha... [Read More]
Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon’s Movie ‘The Big Sick’ Heads to Theaters This Summer
Back in 2015, Judd Apatow and Michael Showalter signed on to produce and direct, respectively, Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon’s movie The Big Sick, and after a successful run at the Sundance Film Festival, the film finally has a premiere date. According to Variety, Amazon and Lionsgate ha... [Read More]