Chances are something that made you laugh in the past year was probably written by Scott Auckerman. From The Emmys to COMEDY BANG BANG and BETWEEN TWO FERNS, Scott is on the edge of creating comedy that generates buzz. We talk about how he got started, what The Emmys were really like and how it […]
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David, Crispin Porter + Boguksy and Funny or Die all won Grand Clios at the 2015 Clio Awards on Wednesday, for their work on behalf of Burger King, Domino's and the Affordable Care Act—at a ceremony kept lively by emcee Alec Baldwin's comedy and musical performances including Salt-N-Pepa. Show More Summary
From the September 24 edition of Fox News' The Kelly File: BRIAN KILMEADE: This is her [Between Two Ferns] moment. Barack Obama did his Galifianakis interview. This is the female version of that where she sits down with Lena Dunham, who doesn't really have a show, but is funny at 29. MEGYN KELLY (HOST): She's an actress. KILMEADE: She's an actress. Show More Summary
This interview was originally published on July 20, 2015. Since the Emmys are tonight, we're resurfacing it. When the Emmy nominations were announced last week, Between Two Ferns was recognized for the third consecutive year in the succinctly named category Outstanding Short Format Live-Action Entertainment Program. That gives it a... More »
Fern green. Antique amber. Copper patina ?
Five years ago today, Galifianakis' "awkward" shtick on "Funny or Die" was at its peak. Our look back:
When the Emmy nominations were announced last week, "Between Two Ferns" was recognized for the third consecutive year in the succinctly named category Outstanding Short Format Live-Action Entertainment Program. That gives it a chance to defend the title it won last year, when the President Obama episode took home the... More »
His "Only In Monroe" segment is a little bit "Better Know a District," a little bit "Between Two Ferns"
A charming and romantic story certain to make you smile. British TV presenter Fern Britton calls this book “A perfect blend of the two greatest pleasures in life ? love and gardening!?” Synopsis: Tilly Parker needs a fresh start, fresh...Show More Summary
Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert aren't the only comics who can stick it to Fox News. Many Republicans brutally criticized President Barack Obama in 2014 after he appeared on Zack Galifianakis’ "Between Two Ferns" to pitch Obamacare to young people. Show More Summary
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President Obama's brilliant and hilarious appearance on Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifanakis last year—which doubled as a PSA for Healthcare.gov—earned Funny or Die the top prize at The One Show in New York on Friday night. Droga5,...Show More Summary
When you think of Funny or Die, you probably think of Will Ferrell’s toddler landlord or the time Barack Obama was subjected to Zack Galifianakis’ Dadaist interrogation on “Between Two Ferns.” But the wildly popular video site — which...Show More Summary
Funny or Die is taking its comedic talents to the District. The satirical website, which helped promote healthcare.gov with a Between Two Ferns interview from President Obama, is expanding its politically minded humor with a new office...Show More Summary
This is not a joke: The comedy Web site responsible for getting President Obama between two ferns is opening a Washington outpost. Funny or Die’s new D.C. office will be helmed by Brad Jenkins, who was a leading liaison between Hollywood and 1600 Pennsylvania as an associate director in the White House Office of Public Engagement, […]
It’s appropriate that I’m announcing these next PandoMonthly guests on April Fools day. Next week in San Francisco we bring you the men who brought you “Between Two Ferns,” “The Landlord” and “Bieber after the Dentist”: FunnyOrDie’s CEO Dick Glover and Creative Director Andrew Steele. Show More Summary
The league reportedly indicated to Funny or Die that NFL commissioner is a more dignified position than president
During South by Southwest, an executive producer at Funny Or Die teased us all with a beautiful thing that never was: Zach Galifinakis interviewing NFL commissioner Roger Goodell on Between Two Ferns, when the Ray Rice scandal started to heat up.
Imagine, if you will, the NFL commissioner sitting down with Zach Galifianakis for a little “Between Two Ferns” chat. It could have been classic, a brilliant PR effort in which Roger Goodell redeemed his image with a dry deadpan in which he and the comedian took turns skewering each other. Look what it did for […]