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‘Barry’: Anthony Carrigan on NoHo Hank’s Rescue Mission in the Season 3 Finale

[This story contains spoilers for the season three finale of HBO’s Barry, “starting now.”] Well, season three of Barry has come to a close, and somehow, again, miraculously, co-creators Bill Hader and Alec Berg have managed to keep all the main characters above ground. Perhaps none of the series regulars has more reason to be […]

Bill Hader on “Disturbing” ‘Barry’ Finale, Why the Story Isn’t Over and ‘SNL’ Life Lessons

[This story contains major spoilers to the season three finale of HBO’s Barry.] If watching the latest season of Barry led you to believe there’s no possible way the title character can keep getting away with everything, well, you’re right. The HBO pitch-black comedy, focusing on an assassin who can’t manage to escape a life […]

‘Barry’: Stephen Root on Fuches’ Return: “I Don’t Think He’s Planned S—”

[This story contains spoilers for the May 15 episode of HBO’s Barry, “all the sauces.”] When, three years ago this week, we left Stephen Root’s Monroe Fuches at the end of season two of HBO’s Vantablack comedy Barry, he’d recently delivered a self-reflective monologue that prevented a gang war between the Bolivians, the Burmese and […]

HBO’s ‘Barry’ Season 3: TV Review

Bill Hader and Alec Berg's hitman comedy continues to exude confidence in its story of Hollywood dreams, international drug cartels and hope for second chances.

Bill Hader Created a Killer to Cope

“Ugh, why can’t I just be chill? Just a modicum of chill. That would be great.” In his production office on the Sony lot where he is putting the final touches on the coming season of his HBO show Barry, Bill Hader recalls — with no small amount of angst — meeting some of his […]

Nancy Meyers Set to Receive USC Comedy’s Oakie Award

The mark Nancy Meyers has left on film and TV comedy has garnered another prize as she’s been selected to receive USC Comedy’s Oakie Award. Doled out as a way to recognize “exceptional achievements in film and TV comedy,” news of the award was announced on Tuesday by university professor Jack Epps, who holds the […]

Bill Hader, Paul Rudd Reveal Backstory Behind “Worst-Received” Skit on ‘SNL’

Paul Rudd crashed Conan on Monday night, reviving a long-running gag and revealing the story behind Saturday Night Live’s “worst-received sketch of all time” alongside guest and former SNL castmember Bill Hader. During an appearance on the TBS late night show as part of its final week of episodes, Hader, the Emmy-winning creator-star of HBO’s […]

Bill Hader Reveals How SNL’s Stefon Would React to the Pandemic: “He’s Probably Patient Zero”

Bill Hader talked about how his 'SNL' character Stefon would deal with the COVID-19 pandemic and plans for future seasons of 'Barry' on 'Late Night With Seth Meyers.'

DGA Awards: ‘Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,’ ‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘Watchmen’ Among Comedy, Drama Series Nominees

The Directors Guild of America on Friday revealed its final group of TV nominees — in the categories of comedy and drama series and variety/talk/news/sports — specials — for the 2020 DGA Awards.

Getting Ready for the Golden Globes With Bill Hader (Exclusive)

Fashion stylist Mark Holmes goes behind the scenes with Bill Hader to get ready in his Dior tuxedo for the 2020 Golden Globes.

‘Noelle’: Film Review

Rom-com specialist Marc Lawrence envisions the day when the heir to Santa's cap (Bill Hader) goes missing and his sister (Anna Kendrick) has to find him in 'Noelle.'

Zendaya, Kirsten Dunst and Julia Louis-Dreyfus Fete Fashion at InStyle Awards

Stars speak to The Hollywood Reporter at the 2019 InStyle Awards in Los Angeles.