April 26, 2017

Tag Archives: Forgetting Sarah Marshall

Jonah Hill: His best performances so far

I don’t think that Jonah Hill quite gets the appreciation that he deserves within the industry. Yes, he’s been cited by Oscar twice with Academy Award nominations in Best Supporting Actor (the first for Moneyball and the second for The Wolf of Wall Street) and has anchored a hugely successful[...]

Judd Apatow hopes to tickle the Academy’s funny bone with “Trainwreck”

Making a comedy that gets recognized by the Oscars is an almost impossible pursuit. Best Picture nominees that are comedies are few and far between, let alone winners. Still, there are some filmmakers who traffic in laughs and you really feel can make a mark with the Academy. Judd Apatow[...]

Spotlight on the Stars: Jason Segel

For this week’s spotlight piece, I wanted to take a look at a clear comedic A-lister, though for some the heights of his success might come as a bit of a surprise. It’s comedy leading man Jason Segel, a writer as well as an actor who has managed to consistently[...]

Walt Disney Studios Unveils Epic Adventure “Frozen”

HollywoodNews.com: Walt Disney Animation Studios presents an epic tale of adventure and comedy in “Frozen,” a computer-animated feature film slated for the big screen in November 2013. Directed by Chris Buck (“Tarzan,” “Surf’s Up”) and produced by Peter Del Vecho (“Winnie the Pooh,” “The Princess and the Frog”), “Frozen” features[...]

Jason Segel, Emily Blunt opening Tribeca with “The Five-Year Engagement”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The Tribeca Film Festival (TFF) and Universal Pictures today announced that “The Five-Year Engagement” will open the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival, presented by American Express. Director/writer/producer Nicholas Stoller and writer/star Jason Segel (“Forgetting Sarah Marshall”) reteam for the irreverent comedy, which also stars Emily Blunt, Rhys Ifans,[...]

Zach Galifianakis might meet the Muppets in their new movie

HollywoodNews.com: Hot off of winning the Hollywood Comedy Award, Zach Galifianakis is in talks to star in the upcoming Muppet movie reboot. Should Galifianakis commit, he will join Jason Segel and Amy Adams in the film. Entertainment Weekly had the news. Segel and Nick Stoller, who wrote “Forgetting Sarah Marshall” are working on[...]

‘Despicable Me’ mini-movies coming to Blu-ray and DVD in December

HollywoodNews.com: Everyone’s favorite new hilarious animation film, “Despicable Me,” is finally coming to your home theater. On December 14, Universal Studios Home Entertainment will release the film with some bonus features. For a limited time only a trio of all-new, hilarious adventures starring the film’s endearingly mischievous Minions, will be[...]

Kristen Bell to mentor ballerina in ‘Mirlitons’

HollywoodNews.com: Kristen Bell will play a fierce stage mom in the upcoming independent dance comedy feature “Dance of the Mirlitons.” Story revolves around Bell’s character, who grooms her young, overweight ballerina daughter for stardom. “Kristen’s combination of comedic timing and authenticity will bring this character to the next level, and give this[...]

William Baldwin to join ‘Parenthood’ for multiple-episode arc

HollywoodNews.com: NBC announced that William Baldwin (“Dirty Sexy Money,” “Gossip Girl”) will join the cast of the network’s returning drama “Parenthood” for a multiple-episode arc. Baldwin will be playing Gordon Flint, Adam’s (Peter Krause) wealthy, charismatic boss. Gordon is content to let Adam do the grunt work of running the[...]

Hollywood Movie Roundup: ‘Killers,’ ‘Splice,’ ‘Marmaduke’

By Kevin Crust HollywoodNews.com: A soft May could turn into June gloom at the box-office if the pre-“Toy Story” (June 18) releases all fail to break out. Four new movies debut this week, but will all likely fall behind the ogre who looking to three-peat at number one. GET HIM TO THE[...]
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