• Judd Apatow on Donald Trump: He’s a dangerous sociopath (VIDEO)

    Judd Apatow’s position on Donald Trump has been transparent since the Republicans basically handed him the nomination for president of the United States. A quick dip into Apatow’s Twitter feed will prove that much. But on a recent appearance of In Depth with Graham Bensinger – mostly a sports talk show – Apatow doubled down. “I think he’s a sociopath. I think he’s a very, very dangerous person,” Apatow says.

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    Judd Apatow begins production on “Top Secret” Lonely Island movie

    Judd Apatow and The Lonely Island began production last week on their untitled feature film. The Lonely Island movie will be a musical comedy starring members Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone and Akiva Schaffer as former boy band members who decide to do the unthinkable: perform an epic reunion concert. You obviously know Lonely Island from their hit digital shorts on Saturday Night Live, including “I Just Had Sex” and “Lazy Sunday.”

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    Judd Apatow’s Pee-wee Herman Netflix movie has a title!

    The new Pee-wee Herman movie has a title and it has a plot. Pee-wee’s Big Holiday will see Paul Reubens return as the titular character in a film produced by Judd Apatow. Reubens confirmed the sequel plans in October when he appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Reubens co-wrote the script with Paul Rust and the feature will be directed by John Lee (Broad City, Inside Amy Schumer).

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    Amy Schumer’s Trainwreck trailer is hilarious (Video)

    Judd Apatow’s Amy Schumer movie Trainwreck finally has a trailer— and it is awesome. The film was written by the Inside Amy Schumer comedian and directed by Apatow last year. Trainwreck takes place in New York City and follows journalist Amy (Schumer). After her father, played by Colin Quinn, drills into her head at a young age that monogamy is not realistic, she sets off on a long string of

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    Judd Apatow’s new Pee-wee Herman movie will stream on Netflix

    That Pee-wee Herman movie Judd Apatow is producing has finally found a home. Netflix will distribute a new untitled adventure starring Paul Reubens in his iconic bowtie. Reubens confirmed the sequel rumors earlier this year on The Tonight Show and revealed that shooting would begin in February 2015. No other details have been announced: no director, actors or plot details. All we know is that we will see Pee-wee Herman

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    Judd Apatow’s stand-up comedy resurrection

    Immaturity is funny, so says all-American comedy maven Judd Apatow, who’s best known for creating the genius, short-lived, cult TV show, Freaks and Geeks and his ensuing plethora of raunchy blockbusters. What Judd’s not so known for is his abridged stand-up career, which ran shorter than Webster’s legs. After an early 90’s writing and producing gig on The Ben Stiller Show, Apatow saw the light, dropped his microphone, and left

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    Watch Seth Rogen, James Franco play ‘Freaks and Geeks’ 8-bit video game

    Last year, Web producers Benny and Rafi Fine, aka The Fine Bros, unleashed a delightful tribute to Judd Apatow and Paul Feig’s short-lived but never-forgotten comedy series Freaks and Geeks with the help of animator/composer Doctor Octoroc. That tribute came in the form of an interactive, 8-bit style interactive video game on YouTube. You can check it out here…or you can jump right to the video below which finds –

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    When Craig Ferguson leaves Late Late Show, great comedians will guest host. And then also John Mayer.

    When Craig Ferguson ends his nearly 10-year reign as Late Late Show host at the end of December, a roster of guest hosts – including the insufferable John Mayer – will sit behind the Scottish comedian’s vacated desk until James Corden officially takes over. Drew Carey will host first between Jan. 5 and Jan. 9 and again between March 2 and March 6. Judd Apatow, Jim Gaffigan, Wayne Brady, Will

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    Laughspin Podcast, episode 101: Chris Rock, Artie Lange, Lena Dunham

    It’s been a long, long time since we’ve recorded a proper comedy news podcast edition of The Laughspin Podcast with Mike Gogel, Laughspin Podcast co-host. But we finally got it together after many one-one-interview episodes I did with the likes of Judd Apatow, Dane Cook, Cameron Esposito, Carly Aquilino and more. Hopefully you guys enjoyed those or if you haven’t listened yet you’ll feel compelled to do so soon! But

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    Watch: Lena Dunham, Adam Driver, Allison Williams in ‘Girls’ season four trailer + new photos!

    While Lena Dunham has been making headlines for reasons not under her control, let’s all remember that her show Girls is coming back to HBO for its fourth season on Jan. 11 at 9 pm ET! And today, HBO released a brand, spanking-new trailer for you all to hungrily consume. So what the hell is going on in the world of Girls? Well, Hannah is in Iowa happy/not happy about

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    Judd Apatow, Laura Dern developing female football comedy for Universal

    Judd Apatow is one busy man. It was just announced last week that he would produce a new Pee-wee Herman movie starring Paul Reubens. Now he’s developing a a comedy with laura Dern. Dern and Apatow will pair up to produce an untitled female-driven ensemble comedy about obsessive female football fans for Universal Pictures. Think Bridesmaids but replace a wedding with the Super Bowl. South Park writer Pam Brady will

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    Paul Reubens confirms Pee-wee Herman movie to Jimmy Fallon, Judd Apatow to produce (Video)

    No one could’ve predicted the enormous influence and staying power Pee-wee’s Big Adventure would’ve had on American culture when the bizarre comedy hit theaters in 1985. But 29 years later here we are obsessing over a character Paul Reubens created while at The Groundlings years before Tim Burton would choose Pee-wee as the subject of his feature film directorial debut. For the last three years, rumors have swirled about a

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    Netflix snags Judd Apatow series starring Gillian Jacobs and Paul Rust

    Before he was producing genre-defining flicks like 40 Year Old Virgin, Knocked Up and Anchorman, Judd Apatow helped steer groundbreaking smallscreen comedies like The Ben Stiller Show, The Larry Sanders Show and, of course, cult favorite Freaks and Geeks, which helped launch the careers of James Franco, Seth Rogen and Jason Segel (to name just a few). Well now, off the heels of wrapping production on Trainwreck with Amy Schumer,

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    The Lonely Island teams up with Judd Apatow for musical comedy movie

    They reaffirmed their status as a powerful musical comedy force last year with the release of The Wack Album, and now The Lonely Island is headed to the bigscreen with help from Judd Apatow. Universal and Apatow, under his Judd Apatow Productions, will produce a comedy set in the music world, starring The Lonely Island, comprised of Saturday Night Live alumnus Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone, who were

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    Judd Apatow returns to stand-up, talks Trainwreck, Simpsons, more! (Laughspin Podcast)

    On this very special episode of The Laughspin Podcast, I sat down with the mighty Judd Apatow on the set of Trainwreck, the movie written by and starring Amy Schumer, which Apatow is currently directing and producing. We chatted inside Apatow’s trailer on Staten Island, where Schumer and co-star Bill Hader were shooting a driving sequence. Apatow and I got into a great many things, including his return to stand-up

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