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The Lonely Island Tell The Story Of How 'Dear Sister' Came To 'SNL'

Before they were never stop never stopping, or telling Lego World that everything is awesome, or even offering up “Congratulations on the Sex!” cakes, the comedic minds behind The Lonely Island — Akiva Schaffer, Jorma Taccone and Andy...Show More Summary

The Lonely Island Production Company Party Over Here Hires Becky Sloviter

The former Ink Factory exec will serve as head of production and development for the production shingle formed by Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone. read more

Michael Bolton, Scott Aukerman & Akiva Schaffer Talk Valentine's Day Plans & Learn About Hygge

Over seven years ago, The Lonely Island—Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer, and Jorma Taccone—were working on their sophomore album Turtleneck and Chain when they got the idea for the song, "Jack Sparrow," an ode to the universal appeal of the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise. Show More Summary

Newswire: Freeform picks up The Lonely Island’s Alone Together

As reported by Deadline, Freeform has given a series order to Alone Together, the single-camera sitcom executive produced by the The Lonely Island boys—a.k.a Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer, and Jorma Taccone. The show stars Lady Dynamite’s...Show More Summary

Lonely Island Comedy 'Alone Together' Scores Freeform Series Pickup

Esther Povitsky and Benji Aflalo star in the comedy from Lonely Island trio/exec producers Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone and Akiva Schaffer. read more

Electric Guest – “Dear To Me” (Feat. Haim)

5 months agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

Electric Guest are an indie-pop pop band fronted by Asa Taccone, brother to Jorma Taccone of the Lonely Island. They tapped Danger Mouse to produce their 2012 debut Mondo, and now they’ve enlisted Haim to provide backup vocals on “Dear To Me,” their first song in nearly five years and the first single from their […]

Newswire: The Lonely Island to produce Cuban family sitcom from comedian Chris Garcia

Things didn’t work out especially well the last time The Lonely Island boys produced a TV show, but that’s not going to stop them from trying again. According to Variety, Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone, and Akiva Schaffer are going to be producing a new comedy series from comedian Chris Garcia through their Party Over Here production company. Show More Summary

How To Dress Up As The Style Boyz From ‘Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping’ For Halloween

7 months agoLifestyle / Fashion : SheFinds

If you haven’t seen Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping, I highly suggest you got on that. Not to give too much away, but the movie is about childhood friends (played by baes Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer, and Jorma Taccone) who become famous as the hip-hop group The Style Boyz. They are known for “The Donkey Roll,” which […]

Will Forte -- Okay, Don't Panic ... We Have More Than 10 Seconds to Write 'MacGruber 2' (VIDEO)

7 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity :

Will Forte's still far away from making life-changing inventions out of household materials in "MacGruber 2"... despite the panic on the Internet. The buzz started Monday when Will's co-writer and director, Jorma Taccone, tweeted…

Will Forte & Jorma Taccone Will Write MACGRUBER 2

MacGruber director Jorma Taccone confirmed on his official Twitter account that he has started writing the sequel to the original MacGruber film starring Will Forte and Kristen Wiig. Taccone uploaded a photo of the script with the headline: "No joke.#MacGruber2." No joke. Show More Summary

MacGruber 2 Being Written by Will Forte & Jorma Taccone

7 months agoFilm / New Releases : Coming Soon

"The writing hath begun!!!" The post MacGruber 2 Being Written by Will Forte & Jorma Taccone appeared first on

MacGruber 2 Script Work Begins, But Will It Actually Happen?

7 months agoEntertainment / Film : MovieWeb

Writer/director Jorma Taccone confirms that he and Will Forte are actively working on the MacGruber 2 screenplay.

Newswire: Will Forte and Jorma Taccone are working on a MacGruber 2 script

The 2010 MacGruber film, based on the recurring Saturday Night Live sketch that starred Will Forte, wasn’t exactly the smash hit that some people might’ve expected of a feature-length adaptation of a not-especially-timely MacGyver parody. Show More Summary

Freeform’s Alone Together Comedy Pilot Begins Production!

Alone Together, the comedy pilot from The Lonely Island guys (andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone and Akiva Schaffer) has begun production. The potential series would be a half-hour, single-camera comedy about two overlooked millennial misfits from different backgrounds trying to make their way into the vain and status-obsessed culture of Los Angeles. Show More Summary

Freeform Greenlights Pilot From The Lonely Island!

Freeform has just announced that it has ordered a pilot for Alone Together, a pilot from The Lonely Island trio of Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone and Akiva Schaffer. Alone Together is a half-hour comedy about two overlooked millennial misfits...Show More Summary

Freeform Greenlights ‘Alone Together’ Comedy Pilot From Lonely Island

Freeform has ordered half-hour comedy pilot Alone Together from The Lonely Island team of Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone and Akiva Schaffer. Esther Povitsky, (Lady Dynamite Crazy Ex-Girlfriend) and Benji Afalo (Not Safe with Nikki Glaser) will star in, write and executive-produce the pilot. Show More Summary

Popstar: Never Stop Stopping – Never Stop Laughing!

The Lonely Island boys (Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone) are one for one in their budding movie careers(s). Popstar: Never Stop Stopping isn’t so much Spinal Tap for the 21st Century as it is Spinal Tap for the Viral Age. Popstar is the story of a Conner4Real – who has become the world’s … Continue reading Popstar: Never Stop Stopping – Never Stop Laughing! ?

Film Review: Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (Dir. Akiva Schaffer, Jorma Taccone)

Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping Dir. Akiva Schaffer, Jorma Taccone [Universal Pictures; 2016] Rating: 3.5/5 Our current entertainment society seems like it should be parody-proof. In a world that revels in product placement, paidShow More Summary

The Lonely Island on creating YouTube and casting junk in 'Popstar' - CNET

11 months agoTechnology / Internet : Webware

"Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping" is the new movie from Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone, so we went to meet them.

‘Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping’ Review: Non-Stop Laughs Make for the Best Comedy of the Year

11 months agoEntertainment / Film : SlashFilm

It may only be June, but it’s going to take some damn good comedy to top the fits of laughter brought upon by Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping. After The Lonely Island trio (Andy Samberg, Akiva Shaffer and Jorma Taccone) made a splash...Show More Summary

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