“Freaks and Geeks” was apparently offered a second season on MTV, but Judd Apatow and Paul Feig declined

Freaks and Geeks is one of those shows that feels timeless whenever you revisit it. Despite only lasting 18 episodes… MORE
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Why has “The Cable Guy” been misclassified as a “bomb” for 25 years?

In the summer of 1996, Jim Carrey could do no wrong. He was fresh off of In Living Color, where… MORE
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Funny or Die is under new ownership

In 2007, while YouTube was still in its infancy, Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, Judd Apatow, and Chris Henchy co-founded the… MORE
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Vir Das and Rob Delaney added to the cast of Judd Apatow’s “The Bubble”

Last November, it was announced that Judd Apatow, fresh off of his success with The King of Staten Island, had… MORE
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Billy Eichner to write and star in gay rom-com “Bros” for Universal

Back in 2019, it was announced that Billy Eichner was working on writing and starring in untitled gay rom-com with… MORE
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The Lucas Brothers to star in and write semi-autobiographical film with Judd Apatow producing

A little while ago, it was announced that The Lucas Brothers will be writing and starring in a reboot of… MORE
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Steve Buscemi to host “Fireside Chat” with Adam Sandler, Chris Rock, and more

With Christmas a week away (no, really), people are looking for new ways to get into the holiday spirit this… MORE
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Judd Apatow set to make pandemic-based comedy film at Netflix

Today, we learned that Judd Apatow is making the leap to Netflix for his next film. Apatow, whose last film… MORE
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Montreal’s Virtual JFL 2020 Festival Announces Additional Headliners, Panels

With just 10 days to go before the postponed Just For Laughs debuts its first virtual comedy confab, the folks at JFL have announced some additional headliner events, dialogues and panels. The virtual JFL (Oct. 9-10, 2020) plans to offer multiple oppor…

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HBO picks up first stand-up special from Ricky Velez

Fresh off his role in The King of Staten Island, which comes out tomorrow, comedian Ricky Velez has been tapped… MORE
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