TV Land Orders Funny or Die’s ‘Throwing Shade’ as a Weekly Late Night Show
A new late night show is in the works at TV Land. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the network has given a series order to a weekly, half-hour late night show produced by Funny or Die called Throwing Shade, which is based on Erin Gibson and Bryan Safi’s podcast of the same name. The series... [Read More]
Will Ferrell and Chad Smith team up for Red Hot comedy and music benefit in Los Angeles
Will Ferrell and Chad Smith are using their doppelganger powers for good use, as the comedy star and the rock drummer will partner for The Red Hot Benefit Comedy + Music Show & Quinceanera on April 29, 2016. Ferrell and his Funny or Die cohorts will host comedy from Jim Gaffigan and Nick Of... [Read More]
Conner O’Malley Continues His Donald Trump Rally Tour in Arizona (and the Mexican Border)
Not long after visiting a Donald Trump rally in Orlando, Late Night writer Conner O’Malley is back with a brand new Funny or Die video as TruthHunters investigator Mark Seevers. In the latest installment, Seevers visits a recent Trump rally in Scottsdale, Arizona to chat with supporters, silen... [Read More]
Funny or Die Hires Former Obama Speechwriter David Litt
Funny or Die just scored the perfect new hire for their Washington DC office. According to The New York Times, David Litt — who left his job as a speechwriter for President Obama last month — has accepted a job at Funny or Die’s Washington location. In a press release, Funny or Die... [Read More]
IFC orders up Funny or Die-inspired series starring Hank Azaria, plus a comedy-horror series from Dana Gould
IFC has two new comedy series scheduled for the coming year, announcing eight-episode orders each for Stan Against Evil from Dana Gould, and Brockmire from Funny or Die and starring Hank Azaria. “Demons and disgrace are at the forefront of IFC’s new comedy strategy," IFC President Jennif... [Read More]
IFC orders up Funny or Die-inspired series starring Hank Azaria, plus a comedy-horror series from Dana Gould
IFC has two new comedy series scheduled for the coming year, announcing eight-episode orders each for Stan Against Evil from Dana Gould, and Brockmire from Funny or Die and starring Hank Azaria. “Demons and disgrace are at the forefront of IFC’s new comedy strategy," IFC President Jennif... [Read More]
The Art of the Surprise Release: Behind the Funny or Die Trump movie with screenwriter Joe Randazzo
Surprise, surprise, surprise! Beyoncé blew our minds when she released a full album in 2013 without advance warning, press or promotion. The release itself served as the hype machine. She did it again a day before performing at Super Bowl 50. Comedians have now began to embrace the concept, t... [Read More]
The Art of the Surprise Release: Behind the Funny or Die Trump movie with screenwriter Joe Randazzo
Surprise, surprise, surprise! Beyoncé blew our minds when she released a full album in 2013 without advance warning, press or promotion. The release itself served as the hype machine. She did it again a day before performing at Super Bowl 50. Comedians have now began to embrace the concept, t... [Read More]
Watch Funny or Die’s ‘Donald Trump’s The Art Of The Deal: The Movie’ Starring Johnny Depp
Right in time for Donald Trump’s win at the New Hampshire primary election, Funny or Die dropped a surprise, star-studded, 50-minute video this morning called Donald Trump’s The Art Of The Deal: The Movie starring Johnny Depp and with a huge supporting cast including Ron Howard, Patton O... [Read More]
Watch Funny or Die’s ‘Donald Trump’s The Art Of The Deal: The Movie’ Starring Johnny Depp
Right in time for Donald Trump’s win at the New Hampshire primary election, Funny or Die dropped a surprise, star-studded, 50-minute video this morning called Donald Trump’s The Art Of The Deal: The Movie starring Johnny Depp and with a huge supporting cast including Ron Howard, Patton O... [Read More]