• Wendi McLendon-Covey to Hollywood: Revamp your shortlist of funny broads! (Exclusive)

    The concept of the “short list” for studio films is simple: it’s a tried-and true method to expediently plug bankable stars into leading roles, which creates publicity and drums up financing. Great! But here’s the thing – the short list for funny broads needs a bit of a revamp. At this point I feel like I’ve already seen movies that haven’t even been made yet when I read who’s in

    Read more

    Wendi McLendon-Covey, Jeff Garlin will return to ABC, Modern Family renewed obviously

    An obvious piece of news in the melee of series pickups, cancellations and renewals: ABC’s Modern Family will return for a sixth season this fall. The critically-acclaimed comedy has been the centerpiece of ABC’s comedy lineup. It’s won the Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Comedy Series for the past four years as well as multiple awards for its actors. It began the cash cow that is syndication last September on the

    Read more

    Wendi McLendon-Covey: I won’t do a Bridesmaids sequel without Kristen Wiig (Exclusive)

    Talk of a Bridesmaids sequel started as soon as the opening weekend box office numbers were released in May of last year, but it took until this past January for the buzz to boil over, which is when the film’s breakout star, Saturday Night Live’s Kristen Wiig said plainly that it’s not on her list of things to do. “We aren’t working on that,” Wiig, who co-wrote the film with

    Read more

    Wendi McLendon-Covey snags role in Fox’s “I Hate My Teenage Daughter”

    Most comedy nerds, including myself, will always remember Wendi McLendon-Covey as Deputy Clementine Johnson, the slutty, mouthy officer on Comedy Central’s Reno 911! But since her time on the cult hit ended in 2008, her career has been blowing up. And that means we’ll all just have to come to terms with this fact: the woman has comedy skills that move far beyond the Reno Sheriff’s Department. And Hollywood has,

    Read more
    WP-Backgrounds Lite by InoPlugs Web Design and Juwelier Schönmann 1010 Wien