The Michael Cera and John Hawkes starrer is now being shopped to other outlets. read more
For a while there, things were looking pretty good for Charlie Kaufman‘s return to TV. FX ordered his sitcom How & Why to pilot last year, and in short order it managed to attract talents like John Hawkes, Michael Cera, Sally Hawkins, and Catherine Keener. Show More Summary
FX has passed on How And Why, its comedy pilot, written, directed and executive produced by Charlie Kaufman. The project, which starred John Hawkes, Michael Cera, Sally Hawkins and Catherine Keener, told the story of a man who can explain how and why a nuclear reactor works, but is clueless about life. Show More Summary
Marcella Plunkett (Dark Touch) has been booked as a recurring on FX‘s How And Why, from Oscar-winning screenwriter Charlie Kaufman (Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind, Being John Malkovich). It tells the story of Goodman Hesselman (John Hawkes), who can explain how and why a nuclear reactor works but is clueless about life. Show More Summary
This is a week of cinematic imagination. Tuesday brought the arrival of Ben Stiller’s journeying remake of The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, and this Sunday marks the tenth anniversary of Michel Gondry and Charlie Kaufman’s Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind. Show More Summary
The brilliant indie actress says she's just lucky the likes of Jonze, Charlie Kaufman and James Franco turn to her
Sony's PlayStation Network announces a 'Powers' TV show; Charlie Kaufman's 'How and Why' pilot adds two Oscar-nominated stars - and more! The post TV News Wrap Up: Playstation’s ‘Powers’ Series, Charlie Kaufman FX Pilot And More appeared first on Screen Rant.
My “Favorite Movie,” A 10-Year Introspective Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, an impossible-to-replicate combination of Charlie Kaufman, Michel Gondry, and Jim Carrey, turns 10 this week. It’s a film that I’ve often called my favorite, but not entirely by choice. Show More Summary
Catherine Keener has lent her talents to a few Charlie Kaufman movies, and now she’ll contribute them to a Charlie Kaufman TV show, too. The Being John Malkovich actress has just been added to How and Why, Kaufman’s upcoming comedy pilot for FX. Also on board are Sally Hawkins, John Hawkes, and Michael Cera. Show More Summary
Since the new year, sporadic and high-profile casting news has been leaking out regarding Charlie Kaufman's new half-hour comedy pilot for FX, How and Why: first, it was Michael Cera and John Hawkes, and yesterday it was announced that Catherine Keener and the lately-ubiquitous Sally Hawkins have joined the show. [ more › ]
Charlie Kaufman’s new FX comedy pilot, How And Why, will see him reuniting with at least one frequent creative collaborator, as Catherine Keener signed on to a role in the pilot yesterday. Should the pilot go to series (which, c’mon,...Show More Summary
Charlie Kaufman's FX pilot Here and Now just got even more... Charlie Kaufman-y. Yep: They've added Kaufman favorite Catherine Keener and Blue Jasmine's Sally Hawkins to the cast (which already has John Hawkes and Michael Cera!). As previously reported, Hawkes is starring as the former host of a children's... More »
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Hawkins is set as a series regular, while Keener will guest-star if "How and Why" goes to series. read more
Oscar-nominated Sally Hawkins (Blue Jasmine) and Catherine Keener (Being John Malkovich, Capote) have joined the cast of FX’s How & Why, from Oscar-winning screenwriter Charlie Kaufman (Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind, Being John Malkovich, Synecdoche). Show More Summary
In a video essay published last week, Amy Nicholson (from LA Weekly) and I dove into some of the intricacies of Charlie Kaufman’s Synecdoche, New York. This week in Part 2, we examine the role of Sammy Barnathan, ponder why Caden wears a wig later on in the film, reflect on the role of Madeline Gravis, and […]
The recent, tragic passing of Philip Seymour Hoffman prompted me to look back at some of his most memorable work. One of his films that I’ve always wanted to delve more deeply into is Synecdoche, New York, Charlie Kaufman‘s meditation on mortality and creativity. While I admired much about what the film is trying to do […]
Looking to add to its stellar list of original programming, FX has ordered two new comedy pilots created by Zach Galifianakis and Charlie Kaufman. The post FX Orders Two Comedy Pilots from Zack Galifianakis & Charlie Kaufman appeared first on Screen Rant.
FX announced earlier today that it had ordered a comedy pilot starring Zach Galifianakis and written by Zach Galifianakis and Louis C.K. Hey! -TheWrap Speaking of FX, Michael Cera and John Hawkes have joined Charlie Kaufman’s FX pilot Here and Why. Show More Summary
That’s just a murderer’s row of weird. The good weird though. And today in FX’s further efforts at the TCAs to blow your mind with awesome collaborations there’s this announcement about Charlie Kaufman’s latest comedy project: Michael Cera and John Hawkes have been signed to star in the FX comedy pilot “How and Why” from Charlie Kaufman.