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Get Out's Catherine Keener Joins Jim Carrey on Showtime's Kidding
Now comes word that Catherine Keener (Get Out, Death to Smoochy) has been cast opposite Carrey in her first series regular role. Created by showrunner Dave Holstein (Weeds, Raising Hope) and directed by Carrey's Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind helmer Michel Gondry (Be Kind Rewind), the 10-episode series is set to be Carrey will executive[...]
Jim Carrey, Michel Gondry Headline Showtime Comedy Series 'Kidding'
After more than 20 years since his first regular series, Jim Carrey (The Truman Show, Man on the Moon) is making his return to series television. The actor/comedian is set to lead the cast of Kidding, a new half-hour comedy series from Showtime. Created by Dave Holstein (Weeds, Raising Hope) and set to be directed by Carrey's Eternal[...]
Ozark
Breaking from Variety, the Jason Bateman and Laura Linney money-laundering drama Ozark has been renewed for a second season on Netflix The show follows lead character Marty, a financier played by Bateman, and his wife, Wendy, played by Linney, as he moves the both of them abruptly from Chicago to the Missouri Ozarks after his money laundering scheme has taken a[...]
New 'Ozark' Trailer Showcases Bateman, Linney In Netflix Series
Netflix's new dramatic series Ozark, starring, executive produced and directed by Jason Bateman (Arrested Development), has released a new teaser trailer ahead of the show's July 21 premiere. Described as set in the dark and dangerous modern world of drug-money laundering, Ozark introduces us to financial planner Marty Byrde (Bateman), his wife Wendy (Laura Linney, The[...]
Disney Releases New Zootopia Trailer
Determined to prove herself, she jumps at the opportunity to crack a case, even if it means partnering with a fast-talking, scam-artist fox, Nick Wilde (voice of Jason Bateman), to solve the mystery Walt Disney Animation Studios' "Zootopia," a comedy-adventure directed by Byron Howard ("Tangled," "Bolt") and Rich Moore ("Wreck-It Ralph," "The Simpsons") and co-directed[...]
Zootopia Teaser Explains The World And Big Words
The video, narrated by Jason Bateman, sets up the world and even explains what anthropomorphic… which would win just about any Scrabble game ever. The modern mammal metropolis of Zootopia is a city like no other Comprised of habitat neighborhoods like ritzy Sahara Square and frigid Tundratown, it's a melting pot where animals from every environment live[...]
When You're Bad At Murder, You Try Kidnapping? – Horrible Bosses 2 Trailer
New Line Cinema and Warner Bros have produced a sequel to the 2011 comedy starring Jason Bateman, Charlie Day and Jason Sudeikis Changing from murder, which they were really bad at, the trio decide to try kidnapping… which goes wrong of course when the victim (Chris Pine) gets involved in the plan Jennifer Aniston, Jamie[...]
Jason Bateman Is The Worst Babysitter Ever In Red Band Trailer For Bad Words
Joyriding, cussing, pranks and prostitutes – Jason Bateman is a seriously bad influence on the poor little spelling bee contestant (Rohan Chand) he decides to take under his wing in our first red band look at his feature directorial debut Bad Words – but it sure does look like a lot of fun. It's a movie[...]
Jason Bateman To Direct Nicole Kidman In The Family Fang
Jaselle Martino writes for Bleeding Cool. Fresh of the heels of his directorial debut, Bad Words, debuting at the Toronto Festival, Jason Bateman is set to direct his second project, The Family Fang. According to Deadline, Bateman has cast himself and Nicole Kidman in this tale of a couple of performance artists who sometimes use their kids in[...]
It's Alive! Arrested Development Will Return For One More Season
We're experimenting on you.' At this stage nothing is fixed, but as a rough guide to when you'll get to see the series it seems as though they are hoping to start filming next summer, according to Jason Bateman Since some of the cast members, Bateman included, have gone on to star in much bigger movie[...]
Review: The Change-Up. It's Face|Off with poop gags.
By some arcane, usually magical process two dissimilar characters, normally one decent and law-abiding and the other something of a free spirit, temporarily inhabit one another's bodies. In this case you have Jason Bateman as a square corporate lawyer family man type not a million miles from the character he gave us in, say, Hancock. His oldest[...]