Hey everyone. Capone in Chicago here. I was fortunate enough earlier this week to have seen the great new coming-of-age comedy from the filmmaking team of Jim Rash and Nat Faxon, who won Oscars last year (along with Alexander Payne) for their adaptation of THE DESCENDANTS. Show More Summary
Jim Rash and Nat Faxon notably won the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay for their work on The Descendants, but the duo have a history of comedic work that is nearly as impressive as their Oscar win. In The Way, Way Back Rash...Show More Summary
The full lineup announced today for the 2013 Los Angeles Film Festival includes Nat Faxon and Jim Rash’s coming-of-age comedic drama The Way Way Back, which has been tapped to close the fest that runs June 13-23. The Film Independent-sponsored...Show More Summary
Oscar winner (and TV crossdresser) Jim Rash writes the funniest episode of the season.
"Basic Human Anatomy" ended the Troy-Britta relationship in a very "Community"-esque way -- with body-switching. We talked to the episode's writer, Jim Rash (Dean Pelton), about why he chose to go this route.
Jim Rash won an Oscar last year for writing The Descendants with Nat Faxon, and come this July you can catch their directorial debut, The Way, Way Back, starring Steve Carell and Toni Collette. Onscreen, though, he’s best known for playing Dean Pelton on Community, which is approaching the end ... More »
Jim Rash has played Dean Pelton on "Community" since the series premiered in 2009. Now he’s written an episode of the beloved series. All it took was winning an Academy Award. After winning an Academy Award, it’s important to choose your next project wisely. Show More Summary
"Community" actor Jim Rash (Dean Pelton) is also a writer, and this week's "Basic Human Anatomy" marks Rash's first script for the show. We talked to Rash about the episode and how he came to write the body-switching installment.
This week's "Community" episode is a special one: It's the first outing written by cast member Jim Rash, who plays Dean Pelton on the show....
Here's something you've probably never heard anyone say while watching NBC's Community: Yeah, that could happen. And so it is this week, with an episode (8/7c) by Oscar-winning screenwriter/goofball extraordinaire Jim Rash (Dean Pelton), in which Troy and Abed go too far — what else is new — in their obsession with cheesy body-switching movies. Show More Summary
After a long wait, Jim Rash has finally brought his other talent to the set of Community (the first being his amaze-dean drag impersonations as Greendale's Dean Pelton). Rash, who won a Best Adapted Screenplay Oscar for 2011's The Descendants,...Show More Summary
Rash's first episode as a writer for the NBC comedy hits the airwaves tomorrow night.
When Dan Harmon was dismissed as showrunner of his NBC sitcom Community at the conclusion of its third season, much of the show’s writing staff followed suit, leaving the abbreviated fourth season with several new writers. However, one...Show More Summary
A coming-of-age summer movie about an awkward teenager – is there any other kind? – starring Sam Rockwell, Steve Carell and Toni Collette. Co-written and directed by Jim Rash aka Dean Pelton from Community. Link
Fox Searchlight has released the trailer for their new indie comedy flick “The Way, Way Back,” which is written and directed by Nat Faxon & Jim Rash (The Descendants). The film stars Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Allison Janney, AnnaSophia Robb, … Continue reading ?
The Way, Way Back is the first directorial effort of Nat Faxon and Jim Rash (The Descendents). You may also know Jim Rash as "Community's" Dean Pelton. He also has a role in the movie, along with his co-director Nat...
After debuting at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival earlier this year, the directorial debut from The Descendants writers and comedy actors Jim Rash and Nat Faxon has debuted a trailer. The Way, Way Back has quite an impressive cast including Steve Carell, Toni Collettte, Sam Rockwell, Maya Rudolphs, Allison Janney, Rob Corddry and Amanda Peet. Show More Summary
I can’t believe that it has been almost a year since we here at UPROXX consummated our bro crush on Community’s Jim Rash with a live discussion, but I guess [...] The post FilmDrunk Exclusive: Check Out A Clip From Broken Lizard’s ‘Freeloaders’ appeared first on FilmDrunk.
The Hunger Deans. Paintball. Blanket and pillow forts. When it comes to Community, no competition is off-limits. Therefore, we present to you the Community Abs-Off between Greendale's humble Dean Pelton (Jim Rash) and the not-so-humble Jeff Winger (Joel McHale). Show More Summary
New this week: a pair of highly anticipated collections, Nothing Gold Can Stay by Ron Rash and Middle Stories by Jim Gavin. Also out is Michael Hainey’s intriguing memoir chronicling his investigation into his father’s mysterious death, After Visiting Friends. Bonus Links: You can now subscribe to listings of literary new releases in your feed [...]Show More Summary