Amy Poehler

It’s Lit, Turnt, Poppin’ Off, Etc. Etc. in the New ‘Sisters’ Trailer

by Charles Bramesco November 20, 2015 @ 10:06 AM
It’s a tale as old as the adolescent impulse for illicit shenanigans: Mom and Dad are out of the house, which means that it’s time for a boozy rager the likes of which will shake the suburban setting to its very core. Except the sisters throwing this bacchanalian shindig aren’t mischievous teens making their first nervous forays into the adult worlds of drinking and licentiousness; they’re two of the funniest women on the planet, both of whom have gracefully passed the forty-year mark.

SNL Sets Tina Fey-Amy Poehler Dual Hosting, Hemsworth and Gosling for December

by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 17, 2015 @ 12:36 PM
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SNL bounced back nicely from Donald Trump this past weekend with The Hunger Games star Elizabeth Banks, looking even bigger this coming Saturday with Matthew McConaughey and Adele, but December 2015 will really go all out. Our final three hosts of the year include Ryan Gosling, Chris Hemsworth (poor Liam), and best of all, a dual Sisters hosting with SNL alum Tina Fey and Amy Poehler.

‘A Very Murray Christmas’ Trailer Has No Holiday Spirit for ‘Monuments Men’

by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 17, 2015 @ 10:42 AM
We won’t have to wait long into December for Bill Murray’s upcoming Netflix Christmas special, the aptly-titled A Very Murray Christmas, but it’s never too early for holiday cheer (especially for franchise coffee). In any case, the full star-studded trailer has arrived, including Clooney, Poehler and more, but not Pope Francis, apparently.

Bill Murray Decks Netflix Halls in First ‘Very Murray Christmas’ Promo

by Kevin Fitzpatrick October 14, 2015 @ 9:52 AM
We know, we know. A few weeks out from Halloween, and already Christmas specials are making their presence known. Still, we’re not ones to question Bill Murray, especially if the first promo for his star-studded, Sofia Coppola-directed Netflix special A Very Murray Christmas lives up to its promise.

2016 Oscars to Hire a ‘Well-Known’ Duo as Next Year’s Hosts

by Mike Sampson September 2, 2015 @ 7:44 AM
Last years Oscars host Neil Patrick Harris said almost immediately after the broadcast that he “doubted” he would ever do it again, explaining, “I don’t know that my family nor my soul could take it.” Which, of course, meant that the search for a replacement was on almost immediately. But, if you’re looking for just one person, you may be barking up the wrong tree. This year’s Oscars producers say “there will be multiple hosts for sure.”

Amy Poehler Reuniting With ‘Sisters’ Co-Star Ike Barinholtz for Basketball Comedy

by Britt Hayes July 22, 2015 @ 5:22 PM
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The last time Amy Poehler was featured in a sports-themed comedy, we got Blades of Glory, a sometimes overlooked comedic gem. This time, Poehler is taking on a more mainstream sport with a new, untitled basketball comedy alongside her Sisters co-star, The Mindy Project’s Ike Barinholtz.

‘Wet Hot American Summer’ (Re) Introduces the Staff in New Promo and Key Art

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 16, 2015 @ 9:10 AM
Sure, the cast of Wet Hot American Summer may have made themselves known back in 2001, and you’ve potentially heard of a few of them during the intervening 14 years, but what better way to prepare for the First Day of Camp than to meet them all again, a decade olde .. er, a summer younger?

‘Sisters’ Trailer: Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Throw a House Party

by Mike Sampson July 15, 2015 @ 7:18 AM
If there’s one movie you’re excited about on December 18 this year it’s...probably Star Wars: The Force Awakens. But, if there are two movies you’re excited about on December 18, the other one is definitely Sisters, starring Tina Fey and Amy Poehler. The former SNL co-stars and Golden Globes hosts reteam for this only comedy bold enough to take on Luke Skywalker and Han Solo, and we’ve got the first trailer for you.

‘Wet Hot American Summer’ Goes Back in Time for Full ‘First Day of Camp’ Trailer and Poster

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 2, 2015 @ 9:03 AM
No one knew for certain if Wet Hot American Summer could pull off its prequel reunion series on Netflix, but by the full trailer, the First Day of Camp looks like everything we’ve dreamed. See the star-studded cast reunited (and joined by some other ridiculously famous folk) for our first official trailer, along with a slick new poster!

Amy Poehler and Seth Meyers ‘Really!?!’ Reunited on Late Night, and It Was Perfect

by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 25, 2015 @ 9:47 AM
Much as Seth Meyers and Amy Poehler have gone on to kill it in Late Night and Inside Out respectively, the SNL fan in all of us will always miss their Weekend Update banter. Now, our own inner Joy can howl with delight, as the pair reunited on Late Night for a new incarnation of fan-favorite "Really!?!"