Tag Archives: Molly Shannon

“Me and Earl and the Dying Girl” represents perfect summer counter-programming

Around this time last year, I basically fell head over heels in love with The Fault in Our Stars, the rare Young Adult (or YA) adaptation that really worked in my eyes. Well, fancy my surprise when I saw Me and Earl and the Dying Girl last week, a film[...]

Molly Shannon to guest host “The Talk”

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: Saturday Night Live alumna Molly Shannon is on deck to guest host “The Talk” during the month of September. Shannon will appear alongside Sharon Osbourne, Sheryl Underwood, Julie Chen, and creator Sara Gilbert. There is speculation that Shannon’s September gig is meant to[...]

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[...]

“Glee” picked up for cable syndication by Oxygen Media

HollywoodNews.com: Oxygen Media and Twentieth Television have reached an exclusive agreement for the basic cable syndication rights to Twentieth Century Fox’s critically-acclaimed television hit series “Glee.” The multi-year deal was announced today by Steve MacDonald, EVP, General Sales Manager, Basic Cable of Twentieth Television and Jason Klarman, President,[...]

Molly Shannon’s Demon Mom Role Perfect for Real Mom Life

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith hollywoodnews.com: Molly Shannon is bracing herself for response to “Neighbors From Hell,” the TBS animated series debuting Monday (6/7), about a family of demons living on Earth. Some of the humor — from “South Park” writer Pam Brady — will make viewers blanch[...]

Betty White shines on “SNL,” but show gets mixed reviews

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It was the “Saturday Night Live” show fans demanded. But according to critics, it wasn’t the show they deserved. Betty White, a comedic icon who makes the funniest “SNL” performer seem like a tax accountant by comparison, hosted the late-night sketch show last night thanks to a a[...]

Justin Timberlake joins cast of “Bad Teacher”

Justin Timberlake has joined the cast of Columbia Pictures’ comedy Bad Teacher starring along with Cameron Diaz, Jason Segel, and Lucy Punch, it was announced today by Doug Belgrad and Matt Tolmach, presidents of Columbia Pictures. Eric Stonestreet from “Modern Family” and Molly Shannon have also joined the[...]