Thanks to Tegan and Sara and the guys from Lonely Island -- oh hey, Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone -- the 87th Academy Awards just went from a stuffy affair to a totally young, hip and "awesome" show. The musicians jumped...Show More Summary
The year is 2017—or at least it will be on the seventh and final season of NBC’s Parks and Recreation—and
The "Saturday Night Live" spinoff movie "MacGruber" has earned itself a cult audience in the years since its 2010 release date, and Will Forte and Jorma Taccone are still hard at work on a sequel. In an interview with Colliderpromoting...Show More Summary
Fans of the comedy MacGruber have been jerked around a bit when it comes to the potential of a sequel. Writer and director Jorma Taccone said that he was developing the script for MacGruber 2 with star Will Forte, but then the latter dashed those dreams and said that it was far from being a real project. Show More Summary
Ever since his “Dck in a Box” digital short with Justin Timberlake on “Saturday Night Live,” Andy Samberg has been hailed as a musical comedy genius. And now his trio The Lonely Island (also including Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone)...Show More Summary
According to The Hollywood Reporter, The Lonely Island is getting its own movie. The feature film from Universal will star Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer, and Jorma Taccone, and be directed by Judd Apatow. That's pretty much all we know other than that it is "set in the music world." There will be dicks in boxes on a boat, probably! [h/t The Hollywood Reporter]
Step one: make a lot of awesome videos. Step two: Make sure everybody loves those videos. Step three: Make a mother freakin' movie. The comedy trio of Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer, and Jorma Taccone are developing an untitled movie with Universal Pictures, The Wrap reported. Show More Summary
The Lonely Island is the latest "Saturday Night Live" favorite to get the big screen treatment. Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone and Akiva Schaffer's music group will be at the center of a new movie from Universal Pictures that will be produced by Judd Apatow.Variety reports that the trio will star in and produce the comedy, which is currently untitled. Show More Summary
When Andy Samberg left the cast of Saturday Night Live in 2012, he took the show's incredibly popular "Digital Shorts" franchise with him. Now, it looks like Samberg and his Lonely Island crew — Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone — will get a chance to bring their unique brand of hip hop comedy to the big screen in a new film produced by Judd Apatow.
Make a movie... like a boss. Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone, and Akiva Schaffer, the musical parody trio otherwise known as The Lonely Island, are developing a movie with Universal Pictures, Variety reports. The trio will write and star in the film, and Taccone and Scaffer will take on directing duties. Show More Summary
The Lonely Island, the finest purveyors of comedy rap since 2 Live Jews hung up their mics, are getting their own movie at Universal, with the help of producer Judd Apatow. Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer, and Jorma Taccone are all setShow More Summary
The Hollywood Reporter reports that Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer, and Jorma Taccone are bringing their comedy rap troupe The Lonely Island to the big screen, in a feature film for Universal. Read more...
The Lonely Island — the comedy trio consisting of Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone, who are responsible for SNL hits like "Dick in a Box" and "I'm on a Boat" — are getting their own movie. Not much is known about the project yet other than that it is "set... More »
Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone will star in the untitled comedy with Judd Apatow set to produce for Universal. [...]
The Lonely Island -- the musical trio that includes Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone -- are prepping a film at Universal Pictures. The Hollywood Reporter has the news, bringing word that Schaffer and Taccone will co-direct the feature, said to be "set in the music world".
They’ve put their D’s in a box, had some lazy sundays, been on a few boats and now they sold another movie. The musical comedy trio Lonely Island - Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone – just sold an untitled comedy pitch to Universal set in the world of music. Show More Summary
Universal has picked up a new untitled feature project from comedy trio The Lonely Island. Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer, and Jorma Taccone will star in and produce the feature set in the world of music. They’ll be joined by Judd Apatow,...Show More Summary
When Andy Samberg came back to host the Saturday Night Love season finale, we expected him to come back with a sweet Digital Short - and he delivered! Reunited with his Lonely Island co-members Jorma Taccone and Akiva Schaffer, Samberg and the boys performed "Hugs," with special guest Pharrell (because Pharrell is always part of the best jams). Show More Summary
Since Andy Samberg hosted tonight's SNL finale, it was inevitable that the Lonely Island trio made an appearance with a brand-new music video. This time, Samberg, Akiva Schaffer, and Jorma Taccone were joined by Pharrell Williams for a ditty explaining to all the ladies that a hug is not a sign of a committed relationship.
He follows in the footsteps of cohort Jorma Taccone in stepping behind the camera on the Andy Samberg comedy. read more