Funny or Die moves “Billy on the Street” to TruTV for season four, jumps for joy with Michelle Obama and Big Bird
Funny or Die has moved Billy Eichner's game-show-on-the-street Billy on the Street from Fuse to TruTV for its upcoming fourth season, and the deal also includes for repeat airings on TBS, plus a development hold on Eichner for future pilots, projects and specials on all of Turner's cable channels. T... [Read More]
 
Michelle Obama plays “For a Dollar” on special “Billy on the Street”
Michelle Obama Does Ridiculous Things For ‘Billy On The Street’ With Big Bird And Elena. In a special, D.C. supermarket edition of comedian Billy Eichner’s frantic game show, FLOTUS competed alongside Big Bird and fan-favorite contestant Elena in a game called, “Ariana Grande... [Read More]
 
Watch the First 'Billy on the Street' of 2015 with Michelle Obama, Big Bird, and Elena
by Megh Wright Rejoice, because Billy Eichner is finally back with a special installment on Billy on the Street before it returns for a fourth season on truTV. This time he's brought three big stars with him: Michelle Obama, Big Bird, and the one and only Elena (who recently bought an iPad, it turns... [Read More]
 
Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis will executive produce The Chris Gethard Show for Fusion
"We love what you do and we're proud to be a part of it." -- That was Will Ferrell, calling in to the final live episode of The Chris Gethard Show on public-access Manhattan Neighborhood Network last week. So Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis will join Gethard as executive producers of TCGS when it make... [Read More]
 
Michaela Watkins and Funny Or Die predict how the final episode of “Serial” podcast will end
Today is the day we’ve all been waiting for! No, not Christmas morning, it’s the final episode of the NPR Podcast, Serial. And since we’re all waiting for baited breath as to how it will wrap all things up. Funny Or Die and Michaela Watkins have their own take on how the final epis... [Read More]
 
Scott Thompson's Buddy Cole Hosts His Own Film Festival
by Megh Wright Here's a brand new video from Funny or Die starring Scott Thompson as his beloved Kids in the Hall character Buddy Cole, who decides to host the first ever Buddy Cole's Real People's Film Festival after the Toronto International Film Festival rejects the "dance-Western-non-musical" he... [Read More]
 
Seth Rogen’s Jewish-Canadian-American Thanksgiving for Funny Or Die (Video)
Seth Rogen isn’t just a hilarious thespian who loves marijuana almost as much as he loves James Franco. He’s also a Jewish human being from Canada! What? It’s true, you guys. If you don’t believe us, you should watch this brand new animation from Funny Or Die, wherein Rogen e... [Read More]
 
Seth Rogen’s Jewish-Canadian-American Thanksgiving, animated for Funny or Die
Poor Seth Rogen. He's Jewish and Canadian, which means he doesn't get to celebrate Thanksgiving. Wait. That's not right. That cannot be right, can it? Somebody tell Rogen the good news, please! In the meantime, here is an animated short starring and written by Seth Rogen talking about how his family... [Read More]
 
Funny Or Die casts Evan Rachel Wood as Tom Hanks character in Big, horrible things occur (Video)
For reasons still not fully explained the 1988 Tom Hanks hit Big, wherein a pre-pubescent boy magically turns into an adult and fucks Elizabeth Perkins, is considered a family comedy. Well, the folks at Funny or Die enlisted Evan Rachel Wood and Glee star Darren Criss to flip the script. In its vers... [Read More]
 
If You Have $300M, You Might Be Able to Buy Funny or Die
by Megh Wright Adam McKay and Will Ferrell's Funny or Die is reportedly considering a big sale. Bloomberg reports that the company recently hired a financial advisor to "evaluate options including a possible sale" with an asking price of $100-300 million. "We've received unsolicited interest from a ... [Read More]