Michael Showalter and Stephen Colbert share a sketch from their short-lived 1999 show “Random Play”
Two offbeat sketch show veterans reunited last night on The Late Show when Stella alum Michael Showalter joined host Stephen Colbert, who… MORE Michael Showalter and Stephen Colbert share a sketch from their short-lived 1999 show “Random Play” appeared first on The ... [Read More]
Talking ‘The Big Sick,’ ‘Wet Hot,’ and ‘Search Party’ with Michael Showalter
If occupying multiple pockets of comedic styles as writer and performer were a Herculean task, then mastering the mechanics and successfully wielding all the various elements of humor would seem cosmically impossible. Unless you’re Michael Showalter, who over the span of a 25-year career has n... [Read More]
Big Hearts, Big Laughs in Kumail Nanjiani and Emily Gordon’s cinematic love story, “The Big Sick”
Not everything needs to be a period piece. On the small screen, both Marc Maron and Pete Holmes brought their recent pasts into present-day so they could have the best of both worlds for their comedic purposes in IFC’s Maron and HBO’s Crashing. Similarly, when Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V... [Read More]
Watch the trailer for “The Big Sick” based on Kumail Nanjiani and Emily Gordon’s real life love
The Big Sick, written by Emily V. Gordon and Kumail Nanjiani, is based on the beginnings of their real-life romance a decade ago, but updated to today. Michael Showalter directs, with Judd Apatow and Barry Mendel producing, Zoe Kazan playing Emily, Holly Hunter and Ray Romano playing her parents, an... [Read More]
David Wain posted a brand new Stella short (sort of)
Yesterday, David Wain made millions of comedy fans’ dreams come true when he Tweeted out a brand new short from… MORE David Wain posted a brand new Stella short (sort of) appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
David Wain posted a brand new Stella short (sort of)
Yesterday, David Wain made millions of comedy fans’ dreams come true when he Tweeted out a brand new short from… MORE David Wain posted a brand new Stella short (sort of) appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
David Wain posted a brand new Stella short (sort of)
Yesterday, David Wain made millions of comedy fans’ dreams come true when he Tweeted out a brand new short from… MORE David Wain posted a brand new Stella short (sort of) appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
David Wain posted a brand new Stella short (sort of)
Yesterday, David Wain made millions of comedy fans’ dreams come true when he Tweeted out a brand new short from… MORE David Wain posted a brand new Stella short (sort of) appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Michael Showalter, David Wain, and Michael Ian Black Wake Up from a 20-Year Nap for a Brand New Stella Video
In the wake of last week’s beautifully named winter storm Stella, David Wain, Michael Showalter, and Michael Ian Black surprised fans today with an extra special treat that celebrates 20 years of their sketch comedy trio-turned-Comedy Central series. In the video — which was shot in Janu... [Read More]
TBS Developing ‘Moon Cruise’ Comedy Series Created by and Starring Michael Ian Black
Michael Ian Black might be headed to TBS to star in his own comedy series. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the network has put into development a half-hour single-cam comedy starring Black called Moon Cruise. Black created the show, and Michael Showalter, Jonathan Stern, and David Wain all serv... [Read More]