• Watch Tina Fey and Amy Poehler’s opening monologue at the Golden Globes

    Saturday Night Live alumni Tina Fey and now-Golden Globe-winner Amy Poehler took to the stage together to host the 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards telecast for the second year in a row (and they’ll be back to host it again in 2015). As usual the duo knocked it out of the park, poking just enough fun at everyone in attendance (except for the scary Hollywood Foreign Press Association). I’d give

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    Amy Poehler snags a Golden Globe, plus more surprises in the comedy categories

    Tina Fey and Amy Poehler returned last night to host the 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards ceremony. This is their second year in a row hosting the awards show (and they’ll be back to host it again next year). Of their return, Fey remarked, “This is Hollywood, so if something kind of works they’ll just keep doing it until everybody hates it!” It was a shocking night for presenter Amy

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    Billy Eichner and Amy Poehler ambush people with christmas carols (Video)

    Sassy man-on-the-street Billy Eichner and Golden Globe-nominated comedian Amy Poehler ran around the streets of New York City scaring people into singing Christmas carols recently. It was astonishing how many people didn’t know the words to some of the most beloved holiday songs and it was flabbergasting how many people didn’t know who Amy Poehler was. Check out the Billy and Amy (and their recruited caroler Tom) ambush people in

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    Here’s the Golden Globes comedy nominees, also American Hustle is a comedy apparently

    As the year comes to a close and a new one begins, the frenzy that is awards season is underway. There are a bounty of awards with various acronyms attached to their unique trophies. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced their nominees for the 2014 Golden Globe Awards this week. The Golden Globes both piggyback off of the Emmys, which took place in September, and serve as a foreshadowing to

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    Amy Poehler produced ‘Broad City’ gets January debut on Comedy Central (Video)

    We told you back in March that Amy Poehler was bringing a popular web series to Comedy Central. Well, now scenes from the upcoming Broad City are being released in preparation for the show’s Jan. 22 television premiere. The show’s creators, UCB alumni Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer, play “two friends in New York City navigating their way through the minutiae that is life, making the smallest and mundane events

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    Parks and Recreation celebrates 100th episode with amazing cake (Photo)

    To celebrate the filming of its 100th episode, the cast of Parks and Recreation were gifted this amazing cake. True fans of the show, which stars Amy Poehler, Rashida Jones, Nick Offerman, Aziz Ansari, Aubrey Plaza, Adam Scott and more, will recognize the crazy confection as a piece of the Pawnee institution JJ’s diner. It’s where Leslie Knope (Poehler) scarfs down waffles and where a dish named Four Horse-Meals of

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    Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will host the Golden Globes for the next two years

    Who runs the world? Girls. Or at least two particular ones. Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will host the next two years of the Golden Globes after their phenomenal job hosting this year’s award ceremony. When the Saturday Night Live alumni hosted the 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards, its broadcast spiked the biggest ratings that the ceremony had seen in six years. This year’s broadcast beat out the previous years

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    Laughspin Podcast, episode 75: Marc Maron, Amy Poehler, Kevin Hart

    On this new episode of The Laughspin Podcast (leave a review!), Mike and I listen to new a new clip from Marc Maron’s special Thinky Pain – now on Netflix – and a track from comedian Paul Hooper’s new album Tense & Uncomfortable. We also deliver some news about Amy Poehler, Sarah Silverman, Kevin Hart and more—like my recent chat with Steve-O! Also I make a sweet National Lampoon’s European

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    Amy Poehler’s show ‘Welcome to Sweden’ lands at NBC

    The Poehler family must be very proud. Amy Poehler and her brother Greg have sold the US broadcasting rights of their new show Welcome to Sweden to NBC. The sitcom is a semi-autobiographical comedy that stars Greg as a New York accountant named Bruce who falls for a Swedish girl and follows her to Sweden. Amy will join Will Ferrell, Aubrey Plaza and Gene Simmons in making memorable cameos in

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    Report: Rashida Jones and Rob Lowe are leaving Parks and Recreation

    It seems that pretty soon Amy Poehler’s lovable Leslie Knope will not have her uber-supportive friend Ann Perkins around much longer– nor will she have the painfully positive Chris Traeger to buoy her spirits. Both Rashida Jones and Rob Lowe will be exiting Parks and Recreation, according to BuzzFeed, who reports, “Sources have confirmed Lowe’s and Jones’ departures…will take place in the show’s 13th episode (likely landing during February sweeps).”

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    Henry Winkler will guest star on Parks and Recreation

    For fans of NBC’s Parks and Recreation, Happy Days are here again. Henry Winkler (Arrested Development, Childrens Hospital) will be appearing on the show’s season premiere as Jean Ralphio’s (Ben Schwartz) father. This is the second family member to join the Saperstein mishpacha. Last season, we were introduced to Mona Lisa (Jenny Slate), a character that would fit in perfectly with the girls on Bravo’s Princesses: Long Island. Maybe now

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    Kristen Bell will butt heads with Amy Poehler on Parks and Recreation

    As if Pawnee needs one more one more crazy blonde lady, House of Lies star, Kristen Bell, will be making her Parks and Recreation debut in season six. Set to appear in just one episode (as of now) Bell will play Eagleton City Councilwoman Ingrid, the richer and better dressed version of Leslie Knope (Amy Poehler). Since Eagleton is everything Leslie hates in this world, the two obviously won’t get

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    Amy Poehler, Nick Kroll, Mitch Hurwitz to be honored at Just For Laughs in Montreal

    Most recently known for her brilliance on the NBC Parks and Recreation, Amy Poehler has been announced as the recipient of the Comedy Person of the Year prize at this year’s Just For Laughs comedy festival in Montreal. The prize is well deserved for one of the most talent and versatile females in the industry. Since her start on the Upright Citizens Brigade and then her explosion onto the scene

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    Amy Poehler will produce new comedy series ‘Welcome to Sweden’

    It turns out Amy Poehler is huge in Sweden. She and her brother Greg just sold a comedy series called Welcome to Sweden, which will air on TV4 in the Nordic nation. The show is part of the sibling’s newly launched production company Syskon, who’s mission is to develop half-hour comedies. The series is based on Greg’s life as an accountant in New York who ends up moving to Sweden

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    Amy Poehler has some good things to say about the Boston Marathon Bombings (Video)

    On the latest installment of her weekly Web series Ask Amy, wherein she answers questions from young people, Parks and Recreation star Amy Poehler addressed the way in which we all currently consume images online and on television, especially now as it relates to the Boston Marathon Bombings. Listen to what Poehler has to say and leave your thoughts in the comments section. Be sure to subscribe to the weekly

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