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Don't Look Up Trailer Is Here, With The Best Cast For A Film This Year
Don't Look Up is the newest satire film from Adam McKay, and Netflix dropped the first trailer for the doomsday comedy this morning Look at this cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence, Rob Morgan, Jonah Hill, Meryl Streep, Mark Rylance, Tyler Perry, Timothée Chalamet, Ron Perlman, Ariana Grande, Scott Mescudi, Himesh Patel, Melanie Lynskey, Michael Chiklis, Tomer[...]
parasite
But executive producer and Academy Award winner Adam McKay (The Big Short) has some updates to offer that should make Bong fans very happy With the series "chugging full speed ahead," McKay appeared on Josh Horowitz's Happy Sad Confused podcast to clarify that the series will not be an adaptation or remake Think more "expanded[...]
Anchorman: Judd Apatow Reveals Bizarre Original Plot
Adam McKay shifted his comedy over the years creating lovable buffoon characters to the point of caricatures in films like Anchorman (2004), Talladega Nights (2006), and Step Brothers (2008) (all films featuring Will Ferrell) to progressive, populist like The Big Short (2015) then Vice (2018) The director spoke to the New York Times about trying[...]
Anchorman: Judd Apatow Reveals Bizarre Original Plot
"Will Ferrell and [director] Adam Mckay wrote the script Anchorman and they showed it to me," Apatow said "The first drafts were really hilarious and crazy It was about the anchor team flying to an anchorman convention The plane crashes and they wind up on the side of a mountain where they are all trying[...]
"Parasite": Bong Joon Ho Considering Mark Ruffalo for HBO Limited Series [REPORT]
HBO would not confirm or deny the reporting – issuing the following statement: "The HBO limited series inspired by Parasite is in the early stages of development, and to speculate on any characters or casting is wildly premature." Bong is partnering with Adam McKay (The Big Short) on the limited series – with Bong explaining why the[...]
parasite
Directors Bong Jun-Ho and Adam McKay are both in talks for the adaptation. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PhPROyE0OaMVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Parasite [Trailer 2] – Now Playing in New York & Los Angeles (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PhPROyE0OaM) "Parasite": The Movie of the Moment Parasite is a major zeitgeist movie[...]
'Live in Front of a Studio Audience': Jimmy Kimmel, Norman Lear Discuss All in the Family, The Jeffersons Influence [VIDEO]
To prove his point and remind viewers that classic television is timeless, Kimmel is teaming with television icon Norman Lear and executive producers Brent Miller, Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, and Justin Theroux for Live in Front of a Studio Audience: Norman Lear's 'All in the Family' and 'The Jeffersons.' Airing live on Wednesday, May 22, on ABC, the 90-minute prime-time event[...]
'Motherland: Fort Salem': Witchcraft and Warfare Collide in Freeform's Official Trailer
It was in March of this year that Freeform gave a 10-episode series order for Motherland: Fort Salem, an hour-long drama from Claw screator Eliot Laurence and executive producers Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, and Kevin Messick Written by series creator/showrunner Laurence and directed by Steven Adelson, the series stars Ashley Nicole Williams, Jessica Sutton, Taylor Hickson, Demetria McKinney, and Amalia Holm. "So[...]
'Motherland: Fort Salem': Freeform Orders "Combat Magic" Military Drama Series
In what would be the makings of a very cool "shared universe" with their popular mermaid-fantasy series Siren (one can always dream), Freeform has given a 10-episode series order for Motherland: Fort Salem, an hourlong drama from Claws creator Eliot Laurence and executive producers Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, and Kevin Messick Written by series creator/showrunner[...]
Ron Burgundy Podcast
The second is expected to air in mid-2019, according to Funny or Die, which is run by Ferrell and Adam McKay. Credit: Funny or Die/iHeartRadio   https://youtu.be/0u_jcTy3JHMVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: The Ron Burgundy Podcast: Hard Questions (https://youtu.be/0u_jcTy3JHM) The video demonstrates the "hard-hitting" and rapid fire questions Burgundy plans to ask his guests, while creating topical[...]
Adam McKay Was Asked to Direct GotG Vol 3, Wants to Make Silver Surfer Movie
Like VICE director Adam McKay's admission that he was approached to direct Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 3 after Disney fired James Gunn And then there is the realization that he was originally going to direct the Inhumans movie, which eventually became the short-lived ABC tv series. Filmmaker Adam McKayPhoto by Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com That's not even the truly crazy part-[...]
'Dead to Me': Christina Applegate Returns to Television in Netflix Dark Comedy Series
Credit: STXfilms After six years and a number of series and pilot offers, Christina Applegate (Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy) is returning to television as lead and executive producer in Netflix's half-hour dark comedy series Dead to Me. Written by showrunner Liz Feldman (2 Broke Girls), the 10-episode season is described as a "comedic Big Little Lies" that highlights a[...]