At last night’s Emmy Awards, Amazon Studios found itself upstaged by rivals Netflix and Hulu, both of which claimed wins in major categories at their shared competitor’s expense. While Amazon has distributed acclaimed original programs...Show More Summary
Cabiria, Charity, Chastity also stars Fred Armisen, Macaulay Culkin, Leslie Odom Jr. & Greta Lee.
Directed by Natasha Lyonne, the film follows past shorts by Spike Jonze and Carrie Brownstein. What: Natasha Lyonne (Orange Is The New Black) directs a new short film for Kenzo’s new fall-winter 2017 collection. Read Full Story
The last word we brought you guys on the upcoming R-rated puppet noir THE HAPPYTIME MURDERS was that Maya Rudolph had joined Melissa McCarthy in Brian Henson's flick. And if that wasn't enough casting news for you, today we learned...Show More Summary
Elizabeth Banks has been set to join Melissa McCarthy and Maya Rudolph in The Happytime Murders, the puppet-filled comedy from STXfilms. Brian Hanson is directing the pic, which began shooting this week in Los Angeles. The script from Todd Berger, Dee Robertson, Erich & Jon Hoeber and McCarthy is set in the L.A. Show More Summary
Big Mouth, the new adult animated series from Nick Kroll and Adam Goldberg, deals with how puberty affects its characters – Andrew (voiced by John Mulaney) and Nick (Kroll). Maya Rudolph, Jason Mantzoukas, Jordan Peele, Fred Armisen, Jenny Slate and Jessi Klein are among those who lend their voice to the series. Show More Summary
Fred Armisen just wrapped production on the eighth and final season of IFC’s Portlandia (which will air in January), and the Saturday Night Live alum already has his next sitcom lined up — an Amazon Prime series reuniting him with SNL’s Maya Rudolph! Amazon announced the straight-to-series pickup over the weekend. Not much about the single-cam […]
Plus, the food TV projects that brought home Creative Arts Emmys and more news to know today Master of None co-creator/restaurant lover Alan Yang has a new show in the works with Fred Armisen and Maya Rudolph. No word yet on what it’s...Show More Summary
Amazon might be tightening the belt on some of its period dramas, but it's still in hot pursuit of a new hit. The digital streaming network has given a straight-to-series order to an as-yet-untitled comedy project from Saturday Night Live alums and executive producers Fred Armisen and Maya Rudolph.... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Maya Rudolph Fred Armisen
Yesterday, Amazon gave a straight-to-series order for a new comedy series starring the very funny duo of Fred Armisen and Maya Rudolph. Despite literally everything about the untitled show being kept under wraps — ah, you mischievous streaming service — Deadline reports that the former SNL stars will be playing ... More »
Amazon has given straight-to-series orders to a comedy starring Saturday Night Live alumni Fred Armisen and Maya Rudolph and Tong Wars, a drama from filmmaker Wong Kar-wai and Homicide creator Paul Attanasio, the network confirmed. Additionally,...Show More Summary
It looks to as magnificently vaudevillian as we could have ever dreamed.
Brian Henson's long in the works film THE HAPPYTIME MURDERS will be a bit of a BRIDESMAIDS reunion, as Maya Rudolph has signed on to star alongside Melissa McCarthy in the puppet murder mystery. In addition to playing the lead, McCarthy is also producing the film with Henson, Jeffrey Hayes, and Ben Falcone, and is working on revising the script. Show More Summary
Pickle Rick Has A Fan-made Action Figure "Injustice 2" Is Getting Hellboy Also Black Manta and Raiden. Melissa McCarthy and Maya Rudolph Are Re-teaming for Muppet Murders Melissa McCarthy and husband Ben Falcone are producing The Happytime Murders along with...
hoping to give Peter Jackson’s Meet the Feebles a run for its money, Maya Rudolph is joining her Bridesmaids co-star Melissa McCarthy (Ghostbusters) in STXfilms’ The Happytime Murders, Deadline reports. Brian Henson will direct the comedy in conjunction with Jim Henson Company’s Henson Alternative banner. The “R”-rated comedy was supposed to be done and in […]
Maya Rudolph is joining her Bridesmaids co-star Melissa McCarthy in STXfilms’ The Happytime Murders, a comedy which Brian Henson will direct in conjunction with Jim Henson Company's Henson Alternative banner. The comedy is set in the underbelly of Los Angeles where puppets and humans co-exist. Show More Summary
FOX’s live musical production A Christmas Story has already cast Maya Rudolph as Ralphie Parker’s mom, but finding the perfect Ralphie will be a bit harder – so FOX has announced an nationwide digital casting call for the production’s central character. Show More Summary
With dozens of castings announced and new projects coming down the pipeline each week across television, film, and theater, it can be near-impossible to keep up. Luckily, Backstage is here to help. Every Friday, we’re rounding up the...Show More Summary
Maya Rudolph and Elizabeth Olsen served as The Late Late Show‘s special guest on Wednesday evening (August 8), and both dove into the subject of social media in the spirit of Elizabeth‘s new film Ingrid Goes West. After host James asks Maya, 45, about her lack of participation on Instagram, he gives her the chance [...]
The Fox network has cast Maya Rudolph to help lead the live TV musical "A Christmas Story" this winter.