Paul Scheer

FOX Eyes Saturday Night Sketch Comedy With The Lonely Island

by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 4, 2016 @ 4:41 PM
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Welp, with MadTV old enough to celebrate a 20-year anniversary (and otherwise off the air to boot), it was only a matter of time SNL found itself with a little Saturday night competition. Still - gasp! - former SNL dream team The Lonely Island will lead the charge of FOX’s new sketch comedy rival, Party Over Here.

‘The League’ Final Run and ‘You’re The Worst’ Season 2 Get FXX Premieres

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 21, 2015 @ 11:55 AM
FX spinoff network FXX may still seem like the pasture for less favorable shows, but its September lineup of premieres should put plenty of eyes in focus. Not only will the final season of sports fantasy comedy The League premiere this coming September, but also the second run of critical breakout You’re The Worst.

Netflix’s ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ Adds John Slattery, Lake Bell and Many More

by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 13, 2015 @ 8:10 PM
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Just when you thought the cast of cult classic ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ returning for Netflix’s sequel series was bananas enough, the star-studded ensemble adds even more to its ranks. Headed to camp for Netflix’s ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ revival are ‘Mad Men’ star John Slattery, ‘In A World’'s Lake Bell, ‘The Interview’'s Randall Park, ‘SNL’'s Michaela Watkins, Rob Huebel…it’s a lot, guys. Just a big, big cast.

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

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.

Watch Paul Scheer of 'The League' Audition for 'Fifty Shades of Grey'

by Britt Hayes August 22, 2012 @ 6:43 PM
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'Fifty Shades of Grey' is everywhere and no, we can't burn the internet and book stores down and start over again with this whole "society" thing, so we might as well just deal with it. At least we have comedy, so here's comedian Paul Scheer of 'The League' auditioning for the film adaptation.