Okay, so, College Humor might be a year too late on the Manic Pixie Dream Girl hate, but this clip from Vag Magazine writer Leila Cohen-Miccio is still hella funny: dude hires a prostitute just to play the ukelele, find whimsy in a hotel bathroom and live in the moment. It’s really kind of demented and brilliant. [College Humor]
Zooey Deschanel is a lot more adorkable. [Twitter]
The best way to get more women on television and in movies is to get more women behind the scenes. There might be less sexism today but at the end of the day people hire who they know and who is like them so men will tend to hire men and when mostly men are in charge, you’re just going to get more men! Give some ladies some power and now we’re talking equality, kiddos. Zooey Deschanel and HelloGiggles co-founder, Sophia Rossi have started their own television production company. According to Deadline:
The “New Girl” star has launched a production company with her Hello Giggles partner Sophia Rossi, which has inked a two-year first-look deal with 20th Century Fox TV, the studiobehind New Girl. Under the pact, Deschanel and Rossi will develop new projects for the studio.
“What is this shape?” “I like brown.” “Did we meet on my Cotton commercial?” “You remind me of Joseph Gordon-Levitt!” “I like you, and I’m going to call you Fred.” “Fred, will you brush my hair and tell me how pretty I am while I drift off to sleep?” “Oh Fred, you are quite the silent type.”
Just kidding! Zooey was filming a scene on “The New Girl.” She definitely doesn’t hang out with footballs. [Photo: Fame/Flynet]
Halloween is just days away, and if you’re like us, you probably haven’t got the time, money or inclination to put too much effort into the holiday. But we’re betting you’ve got a thing or two in your closet already that — with a few minor tweaks — you can turn into a readymade costume. We’ve got six awesome options for you this Halloween — no effort required.