February 23, 2017

Tag Archives: Will Forte

Andy Samberg has his own comedy vehicle with “Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping”

Depending on what you’ve seen him in, you might have a number of different takes on Andy Samberg. You could know him from his run on Saturday Night Live, his television show Brooklyn Nine-Nine, a handful of supporting roles in films, or his highest profile turn in Celeste and Jesse[...]

“Keanu” gives Key and Peele a cinematic showcase

There seems to be a bit of a pipeline that exists between Comedy Central stars and cinematic success over the past decade or so. From seeing Steve Carell move from The Daily Show to a hit film in The 40 Year Old Virgin to Amy Schumer moving from Inside Amy[...]

Nominees for the Critics Choice Television Awards include “24: Live Another Day” and many more

Yesterday, the nominations for the 5th annual Critics Choice Television Awards were announced. The sister group to the Critics Choice Movie Awards, this is what could be looked at as a bit of an Emmy Awards precursor, if you will. I’m not exactly an expert when it comes to TV[...]

Another great Hollywood Vanity Fair bash… Stars, Stars, Stars

Vanity Fair upped its Oscar game last night. They build a huge multi level tented building in the parking behind Sunset Plaza. Traffic snaked back and forth on Sunset Boulevard in both directions. There was a big security plan, with metal detectors at the check in. And then you arrived[...]

Oscars: Get to know a Best Picture nominee: “Nebraska”

Directed by: Alexander Payne Written by: Bob Nelson Main cast members: Bruce Dern, June Squibb, Will Forte, Bob Odenkirk, and Stacy Keach Number of Oscar nominations in total: 6 Other nominations besides Best Picture: Best Director (Payne), Best Actor (Dern), Best Supporting Actress (Squibb), Best Original Screenplay (Nelson), and Best Cinematography Notable precursor wins: Won[...]

Will Forte added to “Rock of Ages” cast

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Wait, MacGruber is joining the ensemble of “Rock of Ages?” OK, it’s too much to hope that Will Forte’s clueless secret agent will be included in Adam Shankman’s adaptation of the hit Broadway musical, but THR does report that the “Saturday Night Live” comedian has been added[...]

Scarlett Johansson spotted out with newly single Jason Sudeikis

HollywoodNews.com: Maybe Scarlett Johansson and ‘Saturday Night Live’ star Jason Sudeikis are keeping each other company now that they are single. The two were reportedly recently spotted out with ‘SNL’ star Will Forte and another woman, states The Huffington Post (via Life & Style). Johansson and Sudeikis reportedly seemed to be[...]

Amy Poehler to host season premiere of SNL

HollywoodNews.com: Amy Poehler has been announced as Saturday Night Live’s host for the September 25 season premiere on NBC, according to Entertainment Weekly. Poehler, in addition to being an SNL veteran, earned a fourth Emmy nom this year for “Parks and Recreation.” The episode will also feature Katy Perry as its[...]

Will Forte signs off ‘SNL’ on a strong note

HollywoodNews.com: Will Forte, who has been on “Saturday Night Live” for the last seven seasons, is leaving the show. Forte was best known on the show for the character he took to the big screen: MacGruber, a knock-off of ‘80s TV action star “MacGyver.” “MacGruber,” an economically priced[...]

Adam Sandler: 15 years after ‘SNL’, he’s still top dog at the B.O.

HollywoodNews.com: There’s usually a life expectancy for a “Saturday Night Live” alum at the box office, however, Adam Sandler is showing signs of beating that. With his summer sleeper “Grown Ups,” about to chalk up $160 million, the comedian is seeing his best run at the B.O. in more[...]
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