Jack Black

Dwayne Johnson’s ‘Ballers’ and Jack Black’s ‘The Brink’ Get First HBO Trailers

EDIT
by Kevin Fitzpatrick April 10, 2015 @ 5:06 PM
HBO
HBO surprised all of us yesterday with the trailer premiere of True Detective Season 2, but buried within the announcement was that Dwayne Johnson’s Ballers and Jack Black geopolitical comedy The Brink would also premiere on June 21. Now, both series have their very own trailers to take in as well, so take a look!

‘The D Train’ Trailer: Jack Black Plans a High School Reunion With the Banana Boat Guy

EDIT
by Britt Hayes March 31, 2015 @ 5:37 PM
It’s probably not easy to convince people to attend their high school reunions without some incentive — who wants to relive the embarrassing, awkward hell of high school over the course of three to four hours? (This is why these events have booze.) In the trailer for The D Train, Jack Black heads up a high school reunion committee which is having a little trouble, until they realize one of their former classmates is a moderately successful actor. Problem solved?

Watch Neil Patrick Harris, Anna Kendrick and Jack Black in the 2015 Oscars Opening Monologue

EDIT
by ScreenCrush Staff February 22, 2015 @ 8:07 PM
For his 2015 Oscars monologue, host Neil Patrick Harris eschewed a traditional jokes routine, and instead went with a big musical number that brought on stage some special guests including Anna Kendrick, Jack Black and some dancing stormtroopers.

‘Game of Thrones’ Season 5, ‘Westworld’ and More First Footage in HBO 2015 Trailer

EDIT
by Kevin Fitzpatrick December 21, 2014 @ 2:35 PM
HBO
The year may be coming to a close, but rolling over in 2015 will bring one of HBO's most exciting lineups to date. Check out our first look at official footage from 'Game of Thrones' season 5, J.J. Abrams' 'Westworld' reboot, The Rock's 'Ballers,' Jack Black's 'The Brink' and many more in a new year-end trailer from HBO!

‘Goosebumps’ Portraits Give Us a Peek at the All the Monsters That Will Terrorize Jack Black

EDIT
by Britt Hayes November 23, 2014 @ 1:18 PM
For fans of R.L. Stine’s classic ‘Goosebumps’ book series, it’s hard to imagine how those diverse books will translate to one movie adaptation. With stories of mummies, evil dummies, various monsters and ghouls—how can they pack all that and Jack Black into one film? We’ve long wondered just how many monsters the film would feature, and now thanks to these new monster portraits, we’ve got an idea. The answer is a whole bunch, including a few that readers will no doubt recognize.

'Drunk History' Season 2 Adds 'Arrested Development,' 'Friday Night Lights' Stars and More

EDIT
by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 3, 2014 @ 8:59 PM
Comedy Central / EW
Comedy Central's adaptation of classic FunnyorDie sketch "Drunk History" exceeded our wildest expectation across its first season, bringing in countless celebrities both to inebriatedly narrate and star in their best recollections of world events. Now that season 2 has been set for a summer 2014 debut, Comedy Central has revealed the full roster of guest stars, including some famous faces from 'The Walking Dead,' 'Friday Night Lights,' 'Game of Thrones' and many, many more.

HBO's 'The Brink': Jack Black and Tim Robbins Political Comedy Gets Series Order

EDIT
by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 11, 2014 @ 6:16 PM
Jason Kempin / Kevin Winter, Getty Images
HBO will shed an impressive amount of its programming over the course of 2014, airing final seasons of 'True Blood,' 'The Newsroom' and 'Boardwalk Empire,' atop the cancellations of 'Family Tree' and 'Hello Ladies,' so it isn't a surprise to see a star-studded pilot getting the fast track. To that end, HBO's Jay Roach-directed geopolitical comedy 'The Brink,' starring Jack Black and Tim Robbins, has already been given a series order.

Jay Leno Says Goodbye to 'The Tonight Show' With Billy Crystal, Jack Black, Kim Kardashian and More

EDIT
by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 7, 2014 @ 9:53 AM
NBC
http://youtu.be/KAOClTTiKKY
And lo, the tenure of 'The Tonight Show with Jay Leno' has come to an end once again, leaving Jay to walk off into that darling sunset with Jimmy Fallon waiting in the wings and a bitter Conan O'Brien making the only jokes. Jay's first-ever guest Billy Crystal joined the late-night host last night to bookend the run, bringing with him a cavalcade of guest stars to send Jay off in style before the big man himself finally said goodbye!

Jack Black and Tim Robbins Join HBO Dark Comedy Pilot 'The Brink'

EDIT
by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 14, 2013 @ 1:34 PM
Jason Kempin / Kevin Winter, Getty Images
Jack Black and Tim Robbins may not be the box-office draws they once were, but could they pull in the HBO crowd? We'll find out, as the premium cable network has recruited the duo to headline a new dark comedy pilot from director Jay Roach, taking the world of geopolitical crises to 'The Brink'!