Idris Elba to Star in Netflix Comedy Series ‘Turn Up Charlie’
Idris Elba has made his mark as one of the industry’s most sought after choices for gritty dramas like The Wire and Luther, but his next TV series will apparently show his more comedic side; Elba will star in and executive produce Turn Up Charlie, a comedy series for Netflix about a DJ, it was... [Read More]
Garry Shandling and Ricky Gervais’s Epic Sparring Match
Judd Apatow’s two-part documentary on Garry Shandling, The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling, was released this week on HBO and it is, in a word, beautiful. In several more words, it attempts to paint a complete picture of a man who seemed to refuse to allow anyone to ever see the whole thing. It... [Read More]
A Revival of ‘The Office’ Is Reportedly in Development at NBC
NBC wants more of The Office. Sources have confirmed to Variety and TVLine that the network is looking to revive the series for the 2018-2019 season. The revival would still be set at the Scranton branch of Dunder Mufflin but feature “a mix of new and old cast members” – Steve Care... [Read More]
‘The Office’ Reruns Are Headed to Comedy Central Next Year
Every episode of The Office has found a new home at Comedy Central. The network announced today that it’s acquired the rights to all nine seasons of the NBC series, which it will put to use by airing an all-day Office marathon on Monday, January 15th. According to The Hollywood Reporter, The O... [Read More]
John C. McGinley Finds Pleasure in the Pain of ‘Stan Against Evil’
In nearly all of his roles, John C. McGinley seems deadly serious. From Platoon to Office Space to his most famous character, Dr. Cox on Scrubs, McGinley may need to play the no-nonsense type. The “you’re fired” type. The “don’t F with me” type. And it’s pro... [Read More]
John C. McGinley Finds Pleasure in the Pain of ‘Stan Against Evil’
In nearly all of his roles, John C. McGinley seems deadly serious. From Platoon to Office Space to his most famous character, Dr. Cox on Scrubs, McGinley may need to play the no-nonsense type. The “you’re fired” type. The “don’t F with me” type. And it’s pro... [Read More]
‘Office Space’ Makes a Cameo in This Season 2 ‘Stan Against Evil’ Promo
Dana Gould’s IFC horror-comedy Stan Against Evil returns for its second season later this year, and today the network gave us a short but wonderful promo featuring John C. McGinley’s Stan Against Evil character watching his Office Space character on TV. Check out the clip above, and watc... [Read More]
Out of Office Replies for These Political Times, by Kimberly Harrington
I’m sorry I missed your e-mail. As you may have heard, women are no longer allowed to use computers so I’ve actually missed every single e-mail since January 2017. Please write your question(s) on an old white man and have him walk over to my hut. Thank you and Namaste. ….. Due to... [Read More]
‘Office Hours’: A One-Note Wonder
“But it’s 2:57 of the same joke.” First of all, it’s not, imaginary person saying this. It’s more like 2:30 and, know what? It works. Well. Because that joke is so damn particular, so damn weird, so damn adept at commenting on the banality of our daily working lives. Th... [Read More]
Girls Trip Has Now Earned $100 Million Total At The Box Office
Girls Trip has officially crossed the $100 Million line at the Box Office. Summer comedy flick is proving that a great script mixed with a strong line-up of talent is a winning formula. According to Deadline, this is huge news given that there hasn’t been too many recent great comedy films in ... [Read More]