Paper Kite, the production company formed by Amy Poehler and Brooke Posch, has acquired the feature rights to the upcoming Jennifer Mathieu YA book Moxie. The story follows a 16 year-old girl from a small Texas town who is inspired by her mother's Riot Grrrl past and starts a feminist revolution at her high school. Show More Summary
If you like Saturday Night Live, you probably like improv comedy. Many of SNL's biggest names cut their teeth in improv troupes; it's where Amy Poehler, Tina Fey, Bill Murray, Will Ferrell, and many others honed their skills. Poehler...Show More Summary
Thursday Name a funny celebrity — Amy Poehler, Steve Carell, Horatio Sanz, Maya Rudolph — and chances are they got their start in standup comedy. The fast-paced, script-free genre forces participants to think creatively on their feet, leading to wacky scenes that never play out the same way twice. And...
If anything was needed to prove that the hosting gig of the Golden Globes should permanently belong to either the acerbic Ricky Gervais or the mocking Tina Fey and Amy Poehler or someone in that vein, Jimmy Fallon's floundering fronting...Show More Summary
Sometimes celebrity friendships make absolute sense, like Amy Poehler and Tina Fey, united by a shared comedic sensibility, or Ben Affleck and Matt Damon, who have Boston. In other instances, the heavens just smile down in that knowing way of theirs, and lo and behold, we get Snoop Dogg and ... More »
In November 2016, two female employees at the New York Post put together this viral video about the Milk Riders, a lesbian motorcycle gang that delivers breast milk to babies: Cut to January 5, 2017. Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls, an … More...Show More Summary
Billy Eichner's Funny or Die series, Billy on the Street, has spawned some pretty hilarious videos, but few are as good as Eichner's insane, holiday-themed sprint around NYC in 2013 with his Parks and Recreation costar, Amy Poehler.Show More Summary
Amy Poehler rushes to get her groceries in her car as it rains on Saturday afternoon (November 26) in Beverly Hills, Calif. The 45-year-old actress attempted to stay dry in a hoodie and baseball hat as she ran errands. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Amy Poehler Next up on Amy‘s TV slate is [...]
Although Parks and Recreation ended in 2015, the recent presidential race has made the beloved NBC sitcom feel timelier than ever, with many comparing heroine Leslie Knope (Amy Poehler) to Hillary Clinton, and Leslie's one-time political rival Bobby Newport (Paul Rudd) to Donald Trump. Show More Summary
Beloved fictional character Leslie Knope has written to America from beyond the grave of television cancellation to counsel the country in wake of Donald Trump’s victory. Knope, as played by Amy Poehler, was an optimistic, go-getter who had big dreams and grand plans for her small Indiana community...
It has been over a year since "Parks and Recreation" ended its run on NBC, but its duty-bound main character, Leslie Knope (played by Amy Poehler), is back to offer some comfort for those Americans who are saddened by the 2016 election...Show More Summary
We could all use a little good news right now, and this is pretty damn good news: Amy Poehler is going to be producing a new show about a gay couple who have fallen in love despite coming from two very different cultures. It’s called “Family Style,” and it’s about two men who run a restaurant [...]
Quotes from Jennifer Lawrence, Amy Poehler, Jessica Williams, and more.
The "Odd Couple-style" comedy will be produced by Poehler's production company, Paper Kite.
The multigenerational show will be set in Miami.
'Family Style' marks the third sale for Poehler and Brooke Posch's Paper Kite banner. read more
ABC has given a script plus penalty commitment to Family Style, a single-camera half-hour comedy from Amy Poehler and her Paper Kite production company, How to Live With Your Parents creator Claudia Lonow, Difficult People showrunner...Show More Summary
Camp Firewood’s bunk beds are filling up fast—not long after Netflix announced a Wet Hot American Summer sequel series with the original cast, it signed up new recruits Mark Feuerstein and Alyssa Milano. The series, which will be helmed by David Wain again, will take place ten years after the original film. Show More Summary
Suicide Squad star Jai Courtney has been cast opposite Amy Poehler in Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later, Netflix's sequel series to the limited series Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp that was based on the cult 2001 movie. Show More Summary
“The ABC project, which does not yet have a title, will be a multicamera comedy about a family that is on the brink of buying a dream house though it comes with a catch: They have to live with the current tenant, an older actress played by Ms. Burnett.”