When Vulture ran into Community stars Joel McHale and Danny Pudi at the NBC upfront party yesterday, both men shrugged off all the hoopla going on around them. "Eating shrimp cocktails and talking to advertisers is what we do every Monday," Pudi said. In fact, they'd both been busy shooting movies: Pudi just filmed a small part in the Seth Rogen–Barbra Streisand comedy My Mother's Curse (though he didn't get to share a scene with Streisand), and McHale is currently shooting Seth MacFarlane's Ted. "I just feel like if I'm not working there's no reason to live," joked McHale. "No, I was so used to not working, and then when finally people started giving me jobs, I was, like, Oh, I'm not going to turn these down." Still, they're keeping tabs on their television show during the summer hiatus: Inspired by Jersey Shore's move to Italy, McHale and Pudi proposed that Community relocate to Juarez, Mexico ("the most dangerous city in the world," McHale noted) for season three, "because our jokes aren't popping here," Pudi said. "It would be paintball vs. real guns ... Chevy [Chase] would be the only one to survive that, somehow. He would negotiate with them and come out alive."
Most Viewed Stories
Watch Gwyneth Paltrow and Johnny Depp Play Never Have I Ever
Sundance: You’ll Never Guess Who Jack Black Just Hooked Up With
What the Actress Who Played Jan Thinks of Her Brady Bunch Movie Meme
I Served in Iraq, and American Sniper Gets It Right. But It’s Still Not the War Film We Need.
Here's a Photo of Tom Hanks Taking Up Two Subway Seats
5 Things American Sniper’s Chris Kyle Allegedly Lied About
9 Things Lena Dunham, Mindy Kaling, and Your Other Female Faves Said at Sundance
It’s Great Johnny Depp Seems to Be Having So Much Fun in Mortdecai Because No One Else Will
20 Years After Its Release, a Brady Bunch Movie Meme Emerges
Why Larry David the Schmuck Was the Best Thing to Happen to Larry David the Mensch
Latest News on VultureLook at Nick Offerman's New Mustache-less Face
It is like the Mona Lisa but with a chin strap, basically.Emile Hirsch Might Have Assaulted a Film Executive
Who works at Paramount Pictures.SAG Awards 2015: The Complete Winners List
Viola Davis and Uzo Aduba made SAG history.Full House Cast Reunites, Sings the Show’s Theme Song
For series creator Jeff Franklin’s birthday.Adam Scott and Jason Schwartzman on Their Sundance Comedy The Overnight, and Prosthetic Penises
"Aside from that thing there, you are totally nude. And it's pretty scary, but it's liberating, too."
It airs on HBO in March.Theater Review: Trying to Smarten Up Vampire Romance, With Let the Right One In
"Let’s face it, vampire stories are not the deep end of literature, no matter what metaphorical pretensions are offered in their defense."Looking Recap: A New Leaf
This week welcomed back the show's distinctive, subtle groove.Togetherness Recap: Fatter At Night
Everyone's making the wrong connections.Downton Abbey Recap: Shooting Up, Mouthing Off
Things get a little more interesting at Downton. Oh, and a lot more heroin-y.
Everyone is unraveling.Why Larry David the Schmuck Was the Best Thing to Happen to Larry David the Mensch
Everyone’s favorite curmudgeon is bringing his particular brand of disagreeability to Broadway. In a play about the ultimate nothing.9 Things Lena Dunham, Mindy Kaling, and Your Other Female Faves Said at Sundance
Movie studios still don't know what to do with female writers.American Sniper Has Brought In Over $200 Million at the Box Office
Welcome to America.Sons of Liberty Is Pretty Good, In Between the Action Scenes
It gets better as it goes along, but you should still probably just re-watch John Adams.Sundance: Twisty-Turny Punk-Comedy-Thriller Dope Stands Out
There's a good reason that Rick Famiyuwa's film has hit the festival like a neutron bomb.Sundance: Chris Pine and Zachary Quinto on Their Best Friendship
And how Pine would die in the apocalypse.Saturday Night Live: Blake Shelton Stars In The Voice Crossover Episode
It's synergy, baby!Birdman Scores a Surprise Win at the Producers Guild Awards
The race is on.Rihanna, Kanye, and Paul McCartney Release New Collaboration
It's called "FourFiveSeconds."
And young star Bel Powley is staggeringly good in it.Sundance: Tense, Frightening The Witch Places Viewers in the Minds of Puritan Settlers
A place of terrors both imagined and real.Sundance: Z for Zachariah Doesn't Live Up to Expectations
The descent into a tepid thriller of sexual jealousy slowly negates the film's abstract, almost metaphorical quality.
#manspreading?Stephen Collins’s Divorce Is (Finally) Finalized
Bye.Did We Turn George R.R. Martin On to Free the Nipple?
Maybe.Watch Gwyneth Paltrow and Johnny Depp Play Never Have I Ever
Who's part of the mile-high club?Sundance: You’ll Never Guess Who Jack Black Just Hooked Up With
It's a shocker.Bill Maher Thinks the American Sniper Is More Like a ‘Psychopath Patriot’
Maher doesn't think Chris Kyle is very Christian.Senator Kirsten Gillibrand Talks Campus Rape and The Hunting Ground at Sundance
She wants to "flip the incentives" so that universities report sexual assault.
"Transformative."Glee Recap: A Suitcase Full of Glitter and Tears
The show returns to its darkly hilarious roots.Broad City’s BodyByTrey.Biz Is Also Real, Also Amazing
Cha-chinga!Kevin Costner’s New Moves: The Actor on Stepping Into Racial Politics With Black or White
“One of the reasons I financed this film is so the script that I read—the script I just could not ignore—would not become a casualty of conventional moviemaking.”The Sundance Sexfest Continues With Adam Scott and Jason Schwartzman’s Naked Dance Party
Both stars go full frontal ... but there's a twist.Julia Roberts Is Making a Batkid Movie????????????
She will produce and star?????!!???Ryan Guzman on The Boy Next Door and Why There Is So Much Talk of Cookies
"Everyone is giving [cookies] to me thinking that I cannot stop eating cookies."A Vulture Says Farewell
Tusk!Netflix Gets Duplass Brothers to Create 4 Very Mumbly Feature Films
It's a Sundance miracle!It Follows Trailer: How to Make STDs Even Scarier
A horror movie about a sexually transmitted something.
Featuring Eminem, Big Sean, Danny Brown, Royce da 5'9", Trick Trick, and Dej Loaf.Submarine Thriller Black Sea Is a Rattling Good Ride
Starring Jude Law and Scoot McNairy.Benedict Cumberbatch Dresses Like Original Sherlock, Looks Great
Spoiler alert.The Prototype Festival Gives Opera-Makers — and Courtney Love — Space to Try New Things
Can it grow without disappointing those who treasure it most?Is This Week’s Bob’s Burgers Musical Number the Best One Yet?
We have the exclusive preview.Did You Root for the Americans During the ‘Miracle on Ice’? Red Army Will Make You Sympathize With the Other Side
A new documentary looks at Russian hockey in the 20th century.American Sniper’s Comics Homage Is Perfect — and Terrifying
Chris Kyle was a Punisher fan, and that's scary.Rihanna Makes Everything Better in This Exclusive Clip From Girlhood
It's the acclaimed new film opening soon.A Mrs. Doubtfire Musical Is Actively Being Worked On
Hello!The Boy Next Door Inadvertently Teaches Us About the Magic of the ‘Dick Tie’
Thanks, Ryan Guzman.