Journalists, actors, directors, and one legendary television writer were honored Tuesday night at the PEN Center USA literary awards in Beverly Hills. Director Judd Apatow, "Girls" creator Lena Dunham, and journalist Glenn Greenwald all picked up awards at the 24th annual event. Show More Summary
Comedian Amy Schumer didn’t expect to get basketball star LeBron James to appear in the movie, “Trainwreck,” that she wrote for producer and director Judd Apatow.
Judd Apatow is diving into the world of football, and he’s taking Laura Dern with him. The two are teaming up for an untitled ensemble comedy about female football fans, to be written by Pam Brady (Team America: World Police, South Park). Show More Summary
Laura Dern has enlisted the producing chops of Judd Apatow in a untitled new film about obsessive female sports fans.… Read More
One of my favorite things on Twitter is to see people who still catch up with and follow of FXX’s The League. Though it’s mostly transitioned to an absurdist hangout comedy from its initial pitch of a sitcom about fantasy football fans,...Show More Summary
'Team America: World Police' co-writer is penning a comedy about obsessive female football fans for producers Judd Apatow and Laura Dern. [...]
There are plenty of movies out there about dudes who love football, but far, far fewer about women who love the sport just as much. It may take a few decades - if not centuries - for this to balance out, but Judd Apatow and Laura Dern are prepared to do their part to even the scales. Show More Summary
Following her turn in The A.V. Club’s favorite TV show of 2013, Laura Dern has turned her attention to another monolithic force that she can tear down from the inside: American football. In a comedic fashion, that is: Variety reports...Show More Summary
As an actress, Laura Dern seems to mostly be regarded for her dramatic work, but she has a penchant for getting goofy on the comedy side from time to time. Most of her comedy work has been on the small screen with "Enlightened" and a...Show More Summary
Laura Dern is teaming with Judd Apatow on an untitled female-driven ensemble comedy set in the world of obsessive female football fans. Aptaow will produce for Universal Pictures via his studio-based Apatow Productions alongside Dern and Barry Mendel, and Erik Baiers will oversee for Universal. Show More Summary
It's about time. It's been almost 20 years since "Pee Wee's Big Adventure," but Paul Reubens has announced on The Tonight Show Wednesday that there will in fact be another Pee Wee movie, and it will be produced by Judd Apatow. He was...Show More Summary
The comedian reveals that Judd Apatow is still attached to the film and that a director has been hired.
Paul Reubens officially announces project on The Tonight Show.
On a recent episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Paul Reubens announced that a new Pee-wee Herman movie will be produced by Judd Apatow and begin filming in February 2015. The director of the film is currently being kept a secret. Reubens also announced that a remastered version of the Pee-wee’s Playhouse series […]
On a recent episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Paul Reubens revealed a new Pee-wee Herman movie that will be produced by Judd Apatow and begin filming in February 2015. The director of the film is currently being kept a secret. Reubens also announced that a remastered version of the Pee-wee’s Playhouse series […]
Movies about men in states of arrested development are legion. They’re the reason Judd Apatow, Adam Sandler and others too numerous to mention have careers. In film after film, male actors riff on the asinine notion that “boys will be boys” while their understanding, far more mature female counterparts smile and eagerly wait for them to grow up. Show More Summary
Seth Rogen and Judd Apatow have weighed in
James Franco was never a Saturday Night Live cast member. He instead came up in comedy through the Judd Apatow crowd, opting for movies instead of the weekend NBC mainstay. Of course, Apatow’s signature is the heart behind his simple...Show More Summary
Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele, of the Comedy Central series Key & Peele, are some busy guys. Besides working on their own CC show, they also have a number of projects in development, including a reboot of Police Academy. The two were the guest editors for this month's EW issue, and thus offered some updates on a few of their projects. Show More Summary
Here's something you need to know about working in Hollywood: If Judd Apatow likes you, he'll apparently keep casting on you in his projects. That's been pretty true for several members of the now-famous director's short-lived cult hit Freaks...Show More Summary