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Will Forte to Star in Obamas’ First Netflix Drama Series ‘Bodkin’ (Exclusive)

The Obamas have set their first scripted drama series at Netflix, which has tapped Will Forte to star in the darkly comedic thriller Bodkin. Jez Scharf (Mister Biscuits, The UnDream) created the seven-episode series about a group of podcasters who investigate a missing persons case. Scharf and Alex Metcalf (The Loudest Voice, Sharp Objects, Netflix’s […]

“Cancellation’s Just to Give Boring People Something Interesting to Talk About”: Jerrod Carmichael, Danny McBride and THR’s Comedy Actor Roundtable

“These are big questions,” Jake Johnson noted, just before he got real about his Hollywood path, which at different points along the way had left him feeling underwhelmed and disillusioned. It was the Minx star’s first appearance on a Hollywood Reporter Roundtable, and he half-jokingly admitted that he’d come to it with something entirely different […]

Will Ferrell, Jamie Foxx Comedy ‘Strays’ Set for Summer 2023 Release

Will Ferrell and Jamie Foxx canine comedy Strays will strut into theaters on June 9, 2023, Universal announced Tuesday. Ferrell and Foxx star opposite Will Forte in the movie, which is a live-action/CGI hybrid directed by Josh Greenbaum. The story, from a script by Dan Perrault, follows an abandoned dog who teams up with other strays […]

‘SNL’ Cold Open Tackles Novak Djokovic, the Green M&M, ‘How I Met Your Father’

Saturday Night Live’s latest cold open was filled with political and pop culture references from the previous weeks — including Novak Djokovic, Wordle, How I Met Your Father, Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet, the green M&M and, of course, Donald Trump. Kate McKinnon’s Laura Ingraham made an appearance on her version of The Ingraham Angle. Before […]

‘Studio 666’ Trailer: Foo Fighters Battle Supernatural Forces in Haunted House Comedy

The legendary Foo Fighters are starring in Studio 666, a haunted house comedy where band members Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins, Nate Mendel, Pat Smear, Chris Shiflett and Rami Jaffee fend off supernatural forces to record their 10th album. The first official trailer for Studio 666 comes before the movie from Open Road Films hits domestic […]

Peacock’s ‘MacGruber’: TV Review

Will Forte, Jorma Taccone and John Solomon's action-comedy franchise continues its progression from 'Saturday Night Live' sketch to feature film to Peacock TV series.

Will Ferrell, Jamie Foxx, Will Forte Starring in Universal Comedy ‘Strays’ (Exclusive)

Universal’s comedy Strays has found its barks. Will Ferrell, Jamie Foxx and Will Forte will star in the movie, a live-action/CGI hybrid, adult-skewing comedy being directed by Josh Greenbaum. It’s the filmmaker’s follow-up to his feature breakout, Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar. Dan Perrault (American Vandal) wrote the script, which follows an abandoned […]

Billy Zane Cast in ‘MacGruber’ TV Series as Will Forte’s Arch-Nemesis

You can be blasé about a lot of things, but not Billy Zane joining the cast of the MacGruber TV series. The Titanic actor has joined an upcoming eight-episode Peacock series that’s based on the iconic Saturday Night Live sketch (and subsequent 2010 film). Will Forte reprises his role as the explosive action hero MacGruber […]

Netflix’s ‘Sweet Tooth’: TV Review

Jim Mickle adapts a genre-bending Vertigo comic about a post-apocalyptic future and a very special boy's journey to find his mother.

Fox’s ‘HouseBroken’: TV Review

Lisa Kudrow, Nat Faxon, Will Forte, Tony Hale and Bresha Webb lead the cast of Fox's animated comedy about the very human insecurities that plague our furry friends.

Will Forte Reveals He and Fiancee Olivia Modling Welcomed a Baby Girl

The star of 'The Last Man on Earth' appeared on 'Conan' Monday night, where he talked about the need to "save everything" from his newborn, such as her first soiled diaper.

Will Forte to Star in Suicide Drama for Peacock From ‘Fleabag’ Duo

Harry and Jack Williams will serve as writers on 'Expiration Date' for the streamer.