Posts tagged "spoofs"

Presenting “The Wire: The Musical”!

Oh my god, file this one under “Spoof Videos That I Wish Would Become Real Life” — it’s “The Wire: The Musical,” featuring original cast members  Michael K. Williams as…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 5, 2012 - 12:20 pm

“Downton Abbey” Gets The Fast Food Treatment With “Downton Arby’s”

Well, this might be the strangest, if not the funniest, “Downton Abbey” spoof. Richard Kind and a host of other semi-recognizable actors star in “Downton Arby’s” about a noble family…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 28, 2012 - 2:40 pm

Emma Stone & Andy Samberg Star In “MLK Day” (No, Not Really)

Emma Stone, Andy Samberg, Nick Cannon, the essence of Hugh Grant in every single movie he has ever made, and “America’s Kidz Got Singing” star Jenna Maroney have a dream.

Jessica Wakeman | January 28, 2012 - 9:00 am

The Muppets Take “The Green Lantern”



I’m having a hard time staying patient while waiting for the new Muppet movie, which won’t be in theaters until Thanksgiving. So I’m happy…

Kate Torgovnick/ | June 19, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Katie Couric In “Kate Plus 80″

On Tuesday night, Katie Couric sat down with Jimmy Kimmel to talk about where she’s going from here. She discussed her new talk show but also said that…

Kate Torgovnick/ | June 9, 2011 - 6:20 pm

Lindsay Lohan And Eva Longoria Want You To Try Humpilates

While most of Hollywood was feelin’ classy after the Academy Awards, a select group of starlets wasn’t afraid to get crass for the sake of fitness. On “Jimmy Kimmel…

Kate Torgovnick/ | February 28, 2011 - 12:20 pm

Jimmy Fallon’s “Real Housewives Of Late Night” Is Back For Season Two

It took four years, but I am finally feeling “Real Housewives” fatigue. I couldn’t bring myself to watch Tuesday night’s premiere of “The Real Housewives of Miami” — but,…

Kate Torgovnick/ | February 24, 2011 - 4:40 pm

Ain’t Nothin’ But A “Glee” Thang, Baby

Heather Morris, Matthew Morrison, Naya Rivera, Cory Monteith, and several other familiar “Glee” faces teamed up for this Funny or Die spoof, “Ain’t Nothin’ But A ‘Glee’ Thang.” It’s…

Kate Torgovnick/ | January 12, 2011 - 12:30 pm

Fake “Scream 4″ Poster Says There’s Only Room For 5 Pop Divas

At first glance you might think Beyoncé is in “Scream 4” with … Lady Gaga? And Rihanna? And then, whoa, what? Christina Aguilera’s in “Scream 4,” too, and she’s going…

Jessica Wakeman | October 21, 2010 - 12:50 pm

Elvira Spoofs Christine O’Donnell: “I Am Not A Witch”

Elvira is not a witch. She’s like you! Only Elvira acknowledges she’s got bigger ta-tas. Listen up, Christine O’Donnell: you’re being spoofed by the only Mistress of the…

Jessica Wakeman | October 20, 2010 - 3:20 pm

“Sesame Street” Spoofs Old Spice Ads

He isn’t as hot as Isaiah Mustafa, but Grover still amuses in this Old Spice ad spoof on “Sesame Street.” How long do you think before media-savvy Isaiah and…

Wendy Atterberry | October 11, 2010 - 4:40 pm

Check This Out: Bloomingdale’s Spoof, “Clawmingdale’s”

The iconic Bloomingdale’s sack—you know, the bags that say “Little Brown Bag” or “Medium Brown Bag”—have become such status symbols that the department store has gone so far as to…

Leonora Epstein | September 22, 2010 - 11:20 am

If “Eat Pray Love” Were A Zombie Movie

This is probably the only way in hell you could drag your boyfriend to see the chick flick of the summer (which opens today). [BuzzFeed]…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 13, 2010 - 11:45 am

“Twishite” Or “Twilight”: Which One Will Have You Moaning?

OK, Twilight fans and haters, here is something you can all moan about. The biggest bummer about the series is the lack of hot and steamy sex scenes after hundreds…

Carli Alexa Blau | June 9, 2010 - 7:50 pm

This “Real Housewives Of New York City” Parody Is Spot-On

This parody of “The Real Housewives of New York City” is worth watching for the (drag) Jill impersonation alone. Seriously, the guy does Jill better than she does herself.

Wendy Atterberry | May 29, 2010 - 4:00 pm

I Don’t Care, I Want A Shake Weight

I gotta be honest, y’all. I kind of want to try the Shake Weight. Sure, it makes your arms look like they’re giving a fairly vigorous handy, but is…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 19, 2010 - 2:50 pm

“True Life”: Skinny Jeans Destroyed A Man’s Privates

You have boring spoofs and you have hilarious spoofs. This parody of MTV’s “True Life” series is one of the latter because it hits the ridiculousness of the…

Annika Harris | March 27, 2010 - 12:00 pm

Folk Musicians Interpret Old Spice Ad

Emily and Matt are folk singers. They think the Old Spice commercial we’re currently obsessed with — “I’m on a horse!” — is super romantic, so they decided to…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 24, 2010 - 12:20 pm

Let’s Hope “The Song I Wish Taylor Swift Would Write” Is The Last Of The Backlash

Taylor Swift backlash: it was inevitable. We here at The Frisky are firmly in the for-cripes-sakes-they’re-just-love-songs-chill-out-everybody camp and we always will be. But as we’ve already seen, more than

Jessica Wakeman | February 22, 2010 - 5:10 pm

The Adventures of Balloon Boy: THE SONG!

In the saga of the Balloon Boy, the gift that keeps on giving, here’s a real treat worth unwrapping … or, listening to, as the case may be. I…

Wendy Atterberry | October 19, 2009 - 3:50 pm