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Christopher Guest

  1. reunions
    Spinal Tap Reunites 35 Years After the Band’s Rock Mockumentary Hit TheatersRob Reiner, Christopher Guest, Michael McKean, and Harry Shearer got the (fictional) band back together to perform at Tribeca Film Festival.
  2. book excerpt
    Parker Posey’s Life in Christopher Guest MoviesIn an excerpt from her new memoir, You’re on an Airplane, the actress reflects on Waiting for Guffman, Best in Show, and Guest’s zen talents.
  3. lawsuits
    This Is Spinal Tap Director on Royalties Suit: I Hope ‘This Lawsuit Goes to 11’The massive lawsuit was filed by Harry Shearer over lost royalties from the mockumentary.
  4. Watch a Sneak Peek from Christopher Guest’s ‘Mascots’ Featuring Jane Lynch […]Christopher Guest’s new movie Mascots debuts on Netflix this week, and today the streaming network released a clip from the film featuring Jane […]
  5. trailer mix
    The Christopher Guest Gang Is Back Together in Netflix’s Mascots Trailer From the man behind Waiting for Guffman and Best in Show.
  6. Check Out the Trailer for Christopher Guest’s New Movie ‘Mascots’Christopher Guest’s new movie Mascots is headed to Netflix this fall, and today the streaming network released the first trailer. The film […]
  7. Pretty Much Everyone But Eugene Levy and Catherine O’Hara Will Appear in […]Christopher Guest is currently working on his next film Mascots for Netflix, and it looks like we can expect most of his frequent collaborators […]
  8. Netflix Lands Christopher Guest’s New Film, MascotsWha’ happen?
  9. Christopher Guest’s Next Movie ‘Mascots’ Is Headed to NetflixChristopher Guest is teaming up with Netflix for his next movie. According to Variety, Guest’s next film Mascots is headed to the streaming […]
  10. vulture lists
    A Complete Ranking of Saturday Night Live ‘Weekend Update’ AnchorsVulture assesses 17 anchors and anchor teams who’ve manned (and womanned!) the news desk over the years.
  11. HBO Cancels ‘Family Tree’ and ‘Hello Ladies’HBO has canceled a couple of its new comedy series. THR reports that Family Tree, starring Chris O’Dowd and co-created by Christopher Guest, […]
  12. Fun Thing to Buy of the Day: The Complete First Season of ‘Family Tree’ on […]Having turned 30 with no job, no wife and no real idea of what his heck future holds, the very loserish lethargic but equally likable Tom […]
  13. Aziz Ansari, Christopher Guest, Aubrey Plaza, and More to Appear at New […]The New Yorker just announced the lineup for the 2013 New Yorker Festival, and there’s plenty of stuff for comedy fans. The event, which is […]
  14. Christopher Guest Teases a Spinal Tap 30th Anniversary Reunion in 2014Next year marks the 30th anniversary of This Is Spinal Tap’s release, and in a new interview, Christopher Guest, teased the possibility of some […]
  15. trailer mix
    Watch the Trailer for Christopher Guest’s New HBO Show, Family TreeLots of family, not tons of trees.
  16. Watch the Trailer for Christopher Guest’s New HBO Show ‘Family Tree’ Here’s a short teaser trailer for Family Tree, a new HBO series from Christopher Guest that stars Chris O’Dowd (Bridesmaids, Girls) as a guy […]
  17. Christopher Guest on His New HBO Series ‘Family Tree’Christopher Guest’s new HBO/BBC2 series Family Tree is set to debut this spring, starring Bridesmaids’ Chris O’Dowd as a guy traveling the […]
  18. Christopher Guest Casts Three New People in HBO Series, None of Whom Are […] Christopher Guest has added three new people to the cast of his HBO series Family Tree. The show will be his return to writing/directing […]
  19. Christopher Guest Casts His New Comedy with Exactly Who You’d Expect Him […]It’s been six long years since Christopher Guest’s last comedy, For Your Consideration, but he’s finally back behind the camera for a new […]
  20. Christopher Guest’s New Show a Welcome Guest on HBOHBO in conjunction with BBC Two has agreed to deal with Christopher Guest for his show Family Tree. The show will go straight to its first […]
  21. pickup lines
    Christopher Guest Series Lands at HBOThe series will star Chris O’Dowd. High hopes!
  22. Christopher Guest Is Working on a Television ShowChristopher Guest has been mostly inactive since 2006’s For Your Consideration but that is about to change. It’s being reported that Guest is […]
  23. improvisations
    Exclusive: Christopher Guest Looks to Do a TV ShowThe improv-happy director is looking to do a half-hour comedy with Chris O’Dowd.
  24. madea's witness protection
    Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Witness Protection PosterOperation: Save Eugene Levy is in full effect!
  25. Saturday Night’s Children: Christopher Guest (1984-1985)Saturday Night Live has been home to over a hundred cast members throughout the past 35 years. In our column Saturday Night’s Children, we […]
  26. the vulture transcript
    The Vulture Transcript: Fred Willard Takes Us Through His Career in the Most Delightfully Willardian WayHe’s got stories about the Christopher Guest movies, ‘Salem’s Lot,’ and mistakenly turning down ‘Airplane!’
  27. Christopher Guest Directed Groupon’s Gross ‘Tibet’ AdSo you know those god-awful Groupon commercials that made light of the suffering in Tibet? That whole campaign was directed by…Christopher […]
  28. ads
    Guess Who Directed That Super Bowl Commercial About Tibet?Someone you normally like!
  29. Christopher Guest to Turn Mockumentary Sights on Retro CollectorsChristopher Guest’s next mockumentary focus: retro collectors: “Christopher Guest and his Spinal Tap brothers Harry Shearer and Michael McKean […]
  30. tube junkie
    Disney’s Synchronized-Swimming Comedy Will Be Hard-pressed to Match ThisSee the ‘SNL’ skit that’s arguably the progenitor of the buffoons-playing-unlikely-sports genre.
  31. the industry
    Jim Caviezel: ‘I’m Not a Number, I’m a Free Man!’ Ian McKellen: ‘You’re a Number’Plus: Tim Roth on TV, and Ian McKellen is McKellening again.
  32. the industry
    Sir Ridley Scott Sick of Not Winning OscarsRidley Scott and Leonardo DiCaprio reteam for another project, Ricky Gervais adds more comedy superstars to his new movie, and Broadway casts its big green ogre.