• BitTorrent to release David Cross’ HITS, Kickstarter launched to help bring it to theaters

    David Cross’ directorial debut HITS will be released as a pay-what-you-want file through BitTorrent on Feb. 13, the first ever film to be distributed as a “BitTorrent Bundle.” Furthermore, fans will able to see HITS in movie theaters in select markets throughout the United States and Canada; there, viewers can also choose what they want to pay. Meanwhile David Cross’ film will also be released more traditionally in New York

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    Anchorman 2 offers big laughs, honors the original well (Review)

    Everyone let out a deep breath: Will Ferrell and Adam McKay didn’t screw up a good thing. Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues holds its own as a sequel to the 2004 original. The Judd Apatow-produced comedy takes the Channel 4 news team out of San Diego (or “Sahn Dee-ahgo”) and places them in New York City on a brand new network with a new line-up of characters. The result is

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    Watch Will Ferrell, James Marsden and more in first two Anchorman 2 clips (Videos)

    With only a few weeks left until Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues hits theaters, we’re finally getting the first few clips from the flick. In the first one, Ron Burgundy (Will Ferrell) makes first contact with nemesis Jack Lime, played by James Marsden. And in the second, Burgundy and co. – Brick Tamland (Steve Carell), Brian Fantana (Paul Rudd) and Champ Kind (David Koechner) meet yet another industry powerhouse—one they

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    New ‘Anchorman’ trailer features a funeral, scorpions, hurt genitals and more (Video)

    You’ll have to wait to see the Anchorman sequel until it hits theaters Dec. 25, but luckily we’ve been gifted with the second official trailer— and this time we get a much deeper peep at what the Action News team — Will Ferrell, Steve Carell, Paul Rudd and David Koechner –get into. It involves a funeral, a scorpion filled road trip, Ron Burgundy getting kicked in the balls and much

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    Harrison Ford joins Will Ferrell, Kristen Wiig and co. for Anchorman sequel

    As if the casting for Anchorman: The Legend Continues wasn’t already stellar – the entire original cast is back as well as Kristen Wiig! – Harrison Ford has now officially joined the shenanigans. Ford, who joins Will Ferrell, Paul Rudd, Steve Carell, David Koechner, Christina Applegate, Luke Wilson and John C. Reilly, will be playing a Tom Brokaw-type television news anchor, according to reports. The sequel to the 2004 flick

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    It’s official: Kristen Wiig joins the cast of Anchorman sequel

    With 318 days left until the sequel of Anchorman hits big screens nationwide, Saturday Night Live alum and Bridesmaids star Kristen Wiig has joined the cast of the most anticipated comedy flick of 2013. “Kristen Wiig is officially on board for Anchorman 2. Couldn’t be more excited,” the film’s producer Adam McKay announced on his Facebook page. Wiig joines the already-meaty cast, which includes all of the key players of

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    David Koechner plays a lumpy, bi-sexual guy named Roy in new Web series (Video)

    David Koechner isn’t just the best damn fictional sportscaster in the history of fake journalists (Champ Kind forever!), nor is he just one of the most popular go-to character actors in the world of comedy. Now he’s a man with his own Web series and branded YouTube channel. Produced by the folks at Official Comedy, Full On Koechner finds the Anchorman star playing Roy, an ill-shaped bi-sexual looking for love.

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    Anchorman 2 will hit theaters one year from today

    One year from this very day, Ron Burgundy will once again loom larger than life on big screens across the country. That’s right, folks. Paramount Pictures has a announced that Anchorman 2 has an official release date: Dec. 20, 2013. And all the key players of your favorite 1970s San Diego news crew — Will Ferrell, Steve Carell, Paul Rudd, and David Koechner — are back to reprise their roles

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    Comedy Central teams up with KFC for David Koechner web series (Video)

    KFC and Comedy Central have teamed up for an original Web series and contest, which has been titled Growing Up And Getting Out. The series follows comedian Michael Palascak as a 20-something who moves back in with his parents after graduating college, much like 85 percent of his classmates. (I hope you didn’t hear my heavy sigh through this article or last night’s fried chicken dinner, now cold, as I

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    Watch the Comedy Bang Bang trailer with Amy Poehler, Zach Galifianakis, Andy Samberg and more

    Since 2009, Scott Aukerman (Mr. Show, Between Two Ferns) has hosted the Comedy Bang! Bang! (originally Comedy Death-Ray) podcast. The show features Scott and his comedy friends (guests range from lower-profile comedy nerd favorites such as Andy Daly and Harris Wittels to the occasional comedy superstar such as Ben Stiller) playing games and participating in longform, character-driven improvised interviews. For comedy fans, Comedy Bang! Bang! has remained a must-listen podcast

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    Watch this week’s episodes of Puddin’ starring Dana Gould and David Koechner

    Have you been enjoying Puddin’ this week as much as we have? It’s super every week, but the newest five episodes of the daily live-action comic strip starring Eddie Pepitone (silently co-starring writer, director and editor Matt Oswalt), feature guest stars Dana Gould and David Koechner! In case you missed the newest installments or if you just want to relive the magic, we’ve collected them all in one convenient post—even

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    Punchline Magazine analysis: the rise of comedian on comedian programming

    Late last week, HBO dropped a teaser for their new behind-the-curtain comedy special, Talking Funny (see video below) which features such astronomically big names as Jerry Seinfeld, Chris Rock, Louis C.K. and Ricky Gervais simply sitting in a room chatting about their craft. Stalwart comedy observers might think of Talking Funny of HBO’s answer to Showtime’s oft-praised Green Room with Paul Provenza– which is basically the same concept (except it

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    David Koechner chats with Sarah Silverman, Kristen Bell, more for College Humor series

    You can pretty much do anything you want on the Internet, which is why – these days, anyway – I prefer a good web series to a regular old TV series. “Always Open with David Koechner” is no different. Each episode is a three-minute chat with a different comedian, actor or actress over breakfast at Denny’s – a cosponsor – and the trailer indicates a pretty insane lineup of future

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