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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New trailer for ‘Maron’ features Anthony Jeselnik, Jeff Garlin, Illeana Douglas and more! (Video)

The second official trailer for Maron has arrived, and with it, we grow ever-so-slightly closer to its May 3 premiere on IFC. If you’d like to read my thoughts on the first three episodes (and watch the first Maron trailer), you can do that here. If you’d rather just watch the trailer I first mentioned you don’t even have to leave the page. In this latest preview, we find our

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Kevin Pollak signs on for assisted suicide comedy flick

It’s rare that I’m intrigued by a movie just from reading a short description of its plot. But, I have to say, I’m excited to see comedian Kevin Pollak’s new dark comedy Chez Upshaw come to fruition. According to Variety, Pollak and actress Illeana Douglas have signed on for the project, centered around a couple who attempt to turn their foundering Bed and Breakfast establishment around by transforming it into

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