Posts tagged "fred armisen"

Carrie Brownstein & Fred Armisen Are Our Platonic Friendship Role Models

“I do think that Fred has a very unwavering optimism that is infectious. He’s very kind, very generous, and I think more than anything, Fred says ‘yes’ … And…

Claire Hannum | March 14, 2014 - 11:40 am

“Portlandia” Is Back And More Yoga-Tastic Than Ever

Namaste, bitches! The third season of “Portlandia” is back, and they’ve released the first clip! In it, Carrie and Fred play yoga students on a major, uh, journey. The new…

Julie Gerstein | November 9, 2012 - 9:20 am

Elisabeth Moss Doesn’t Have Good Things To Say About Split From Fred Armisen

“One of the greatest things I heard someone say about him is, ‘He’s so great at doing impersonations. But the greatest impersonation he does is that of a normal person.’…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 8, 2012 - 10:20 am

The Dream Of The 1890s Is Alive In Portland

The new season of “Portlandia” is just as funny as the first — if not more. In season one, Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein noted that Portland is just a

Julie Gerstein | February 7, 2012 - 3:20 pm

How Carrie Brownstein Chooses Which Hipsters To Mock On “Portlandia”

“I guess that [the things “Portlandia” makes fun of] are ridiculous, but at the same time they’re things that I embrace — it’s a set of behaviors and an ideology…

Jessica Wakeman | January 4, 2012 - 3:45 pm

“Portlandia” Is Back With An Early Look At An Episode From Season 2!

Super awesome news, kids! “Portlandia” returns to IFC for its second season this Friday, but if that sounds like too long to wait for your favorite hipster satire, no worries!

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 3, 2012 - 9:40 am

Sinead O’Connor’s Marriage Ends After 18 Days, Plus 12 Other Super-Short Celeb Marriages

Sinead, say it isn’t so! Sinead O’Connor announced on her website that she and her new husband, Barry Herridge, are splitting 18 days after they married in Las Vegas. Sinead…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 27, 2011 - 10:00 am

Portlandia: “Come To My Zombie DJ Night, Guys!”

The new season of “Portlandia” starts up in January, but we’ve got a sneak peek, with this hilarious clip about a dystopian not-too-distant-future where everybody is a DJ. Sounds just…

Julie Gerstein | December 15, 2011 - 11:20 am

12 Super-Short Hollywood Marriages

Well, the love story of Kim Kardashian and, uh, that one guy whose name we barely bothered to remember, has come to a conclusion. Kardashian is filing for divorce, allegedly…

The Frisky | October 31, 2011 - 4:00 pm

Meet Fred Armisen and Charlyne Yi, Treasure Hunters

In another life, I will come back half as cool as Charlyne Yi. This actress/comedian/adorable creature gets to hang out with fun bands, be in cool movies, and now, she’s…

Julie Gerstein | September 13, 2011 - 11:38 am

A First Look At Fred Armisen And Carrie Brownstein’s “Portlandia”

I know what I’ll be doing Friday, January 21, 2011, at 10:30 p.m. EST: watching “Portlandia,” duh. “Saturday Night Live”‘s Fred Armisen and Sleater-Kinney’s Carrie Brownstein will star…

Jessica Wakeman | December 19, 2010 - 6:00 pm

Jane Lynch Bosses Fred Armisen Around

We’re unusually excited about this week’s “Saturday Night Live” since Jane Lynch is hosting. Our favorite cheerleading coach, Sue Sylvester, is sure to shake the lameness out of “SNL”…

Julie Gerstein | October 7, 2010 - 1:10 pm

Fred Armisen & Carrie Brownstein Are Getting Their Own Show!

I have never been to Portland, Oregon, but I can imagine how annoying some people who live there might be. Possibly even more annoying than the ones who…

Jessica Wakeman | August 19, 2010 - 5:10 pm

Jon Hamm Brings His Matchmaking Prowess Back To “SNL”

The first time Jon Hamm hosted “Saturday Night Life,” cast member Fred Armisen met his future wife, Elisabeth Moss, during a “Mad Men” skit. Who will Jon Hamm’s…

Jessica Wakeman | January 27, 2010 - 9:00 pm

Elisabeth Moss & Fred Armisen Are The Epitome Of Nerdy Cool Love

Doesn’t it seem like Christina Hendricks and Elisabeth Moss were playing their “Mad Men” characters with their recent nuptials? When Christina, aka Joan, got married in July, she talked extensively…

Jessica Goldberg | October 27, 2009 - 6:50 pm

Fred Armisen Is Addicted To “Intervention”

Like us, “Saturday Night Live” comedian Fred Armisen is addicted to “Intervention.” His dependency on the A&E show is so bad he watches 21 episodes a day and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 6, 2009 - 12:10 pm

Star Couplings: Lily Allen’s Naughty Confession

Lily Allen claims to have “snogged” twin lesbians while on tour in San Diego. “Snogged” is British for kissed, FYI. [Perez Hilton]
Kelly Osbourne has checked into rehab again. This…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 23, 2009 - 1:00 pm