With ‘Hollywood Masterclass,’ Sean Clements Goes Solo But Remains Irreverent and Hilarious
Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. This has been a very strange, rollercoaster month or so for fans of Hayes Davenport and Sean Clements’ feverishly adored cult podcast Hollywood Handbook. The Earwolf bad boys have been ... [Read More]
The ‘Deadpool’ Episode of ‘Hollywood Handbook’ Is Roughly a Million Times Funnier Than ‘Deadpool’
Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. I finally caught up with the zeitgeist-capturing surprise blockbuster Deadpool for the Lukewarm Takes column on my website, and though I enjoyed it for the most part, it most assuredly did not liv... [Read More]
The ‘High and Mighty’/’Hollywood Handbook’/Joe Wengert Trilogy Is Three Episodes of Sublime Post-Modern Silliness
Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. Sean Clements and Hayes Davenport’s Hollywood Handbook has been in a fascinatingly meta, intricate and multi-layered groove as of late. Earwolf’s obsessively loved show-business satire... [Read More]
Chris Gethard and ‘Hollywood Handbook’ Transformed a Short-Lived Sitcom Into a Psycho-Sexual Mind-Fuck
Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. The Best Show inhabits occupies multiple layers of reality. The podcast exists both in the fictional universe of Newbridge as well as the real world, where Scharpling is a longtime broadcaster, TV... [Read More]
Chris Gethard and ‘Hollywood Handbook’ Transformed a Short-Lived Sitcom Into a Psycho-Sexual Mind-Fuck
Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. The Best Show inhabits occupies multiple layers of reality. The podcast exists both in the fictional universe of Newbridge as well as the real world, where Scharpling is a longtime broadcaster, TV... [Read More]
Before ‘Hollywood Handbook’, There Was ‘The Reality Show Show’
Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. One of the themes of this column is that in the right hands, anything can make for a great podcast. An exceptional podcast can even be about something as seemingly inconsequential and ephemeral as... [Read More]
Talking to Hayes Davenport and Sean Clements About Their Podcast 'Hollywood Handbook'
by Josh Sorokach Chances are if you’ve ever admired a television program or were moved to tears by a film, you’ve appreciated the virtuosity of Hollywood A-list it-boys Hayes Davenport and Sean Clements. Last October, the two entertainment prodigies decided to unlock the golden gates of ... [Read More]
Comedy Central Orders a Pilot Starring Dominic Dierkes and Sean Clements
by Elise Czajkowski Comedy Central has picked up Checked Out, a pilot created by Workaholics executive producer Craig DiGregorio that will star Dominic Dierkes (Mystery Team) and Sean Clements. Deadline reports that Dierkes and Clements will play cousins "trying to manage a youth hostel without... [Read More]
Earwolf Launches a New Podcast from Sean Clements and Hayes Davenport
by Bradford Evans Podcast network Earwolf started up a new show this morning. Called Hollywood Handbook, it's a fake behind-the-scenes look at life in Hollywood hosted by TV writers Sean Clements (Workaholics) and Hayes Davenport (Eastbound & Down). The first episode features New Girl's Jake Joh... [Read More]