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David Wain

  1. chat room
    Is They Came Together a You’ve Got Mail Parody?“I mean, I think You’ve Got Mail is not a good movie.”
  2. clips
    Watch Amy Poehler and Paul Rudd in a They Came Together ClipWritten by David Wain and Michael Showalter.
  3. David Wain’s ‘They Came Together’ Has a Super Funny PosterDirector David Wain’s new movie, They Came Together, is our most anticipated comedy film of 2014, and Buzzfeed just debuted a poster for the […]
  4. Sundance 2014 Adds Nick Offerman, Amy Poehler, and More David Cross to Its […]Following last week’s announcement of Sundance’s 2014 lineup, yesterday the festival announced its crop of new films set to premiere this year, […]
  5. david wain
    David Wain on 9 Great Childrens Hospital Scenes From Season 5We asked him for five and he gave us four extra. How generous!
  6. Adult Swim Renews ‘Newsreaders’ for Season 2Adult Swim’s 60 Minutes parody Newsreaders is coming back for a second season. Co-creator David Wain revealed on the podcast Alison Rosen Is […]
  7. How Stella Kicked Off the Internet Comedy BoomBecause we live in a time of comedic plenty, it’s hard to remember what life was like before the comedy boom. YouTube was only invented in 2005 […]
  8. comedy week
    Remembering Stella, New York’s All-Star Alt-Comedy Showcase of the NinetiesIn the late nineties, David Wain and Michaels Ian Black and Showalter set up a weekly showcase where everyone from Louis C.K. to Marc Maron to the UCB to Stephen Colbert would show up.
  9. Watch John Vanderslice Interview the Stella Guys Here’s a really silly interview between musician John Vanderslice and Stella (Michael Ian Black, Michael Showalter, David Wain) that serves as […]
  10. Watching The State’s Revival of ‘Sex a.k.a. Weiners and Boobs’ at San […]As as an uber-fan of the famed nineties sketch group The State, it delights me that several of the members have continued to collaborate over […]
  11. David Wain on the ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ Sequel: ‘Seriously, We’re […] Writer/director David Wain spoke to Laughspin today, confirming that he and co-writer Michael Showalter are working on a Wet Hot American […]
  12. Talking to David Wain & Joe Lo Truglio About Theater, Constructing A […]Since their time with the sprawling 90’s MTV sketch group The State, David Wain and Joe Lo Truglio have gone on to, respectively, direct and […]
  13. Let’s Hear from the Comedians Who Played Comedians in ‘Sleepwalk with Me’ Great acting, Lutz! Sorry you’re typecast as a hotel front desk person. Have you seen Sleepwalk with Me yet? Is it just 90 minutes of […]
  14. ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ Prequel to Shoot in January?Back in June, David Wain said he was working on an idea for a Wet Hot American Summer prequel that would be set in the same summer as the […]
  15. wainy days
    Watch the New Episode of ‘Wainy Days’And your Paul Rudd fantasy just, er … came to life. ::Sigh::
  16. ‘New Girl’s’ Max Greenfield to Schmidt Up ‘They Came Together’Max Greenfield will play Paul Rudd’s younger brother in the David Wain romantic comedy satire, They Came Together. Earlier this year, Wain […]
  17. David Wain to Make Paul Rudd and Amy Poehler Romance Each Other ComicallyIt seems like, regardless of tonight’s election results, Leslie Knope and Bobby Newport will be able to work together in the future. Variety is […]
  18. casting
    Paul Rudd, Amy Poehler to Star in Romcom ParodyFrom the Wet Hot American Summer guys.
  19. Review Roundup: Wanderlust is ‘A Shambling Mix’ of Hits and MissesThe reviews for the David Wain-directed, Paul Rudd-starring Wanderlust are here, and they’re…disappointing. The story of two type-A New […]
  20. The Lost Projects of David WainLost Roles is a weekly column taking a particular subject and exploring all of their movie and TV projects that came close to happening but […]
  21. David Wain’s Reddit AMA Already Yielding Wet Hot Sequel ConfirmationsDavid Wain’s answering questions on Reddit right now. Re: Wet Hot American Summer, and I quote, “We are working on the sequel (me and Michael […]
  22. chat room
    David Wain on Wanderlust, His Casting Coup, and the Wet Hot American Summer Sequel “Michael Showalter and I are writing a script as we speak.”
  23. David Wain and the Comedy Summer Camp Fantasy Behind WanderlustThere’s a lot of interesting stuff in this piece on David Wain — his movement between the mainstream and the esoteric, for one — […]
  24. The Red Band Trailer for Wanderlust is Heavy on the ‘Lust’ The red band Wanderlust trailer is out, now with 100% more Joe Lo Truglio butt, goat-milking ejaculation analogies, and Paul Rudd giving […]
  25. wanderlust
    Watch Paul Rudd and Justin Theroux Cover the Spin Doctors in a Scene From WanderlustIf this is any indication, we’ll see you opening night!
  26. Wet Hot American Summer Has Been Recreated Ten Years LaterThe cast of Wet Hot American Summer teamed up with some guest stars at San Francisco Sketchfest this week to perform the film as a live radio […]
  27. david wain
    Watch a New Episode of ‘Wainy Days’In the newest episode of his web series, director David Wain bags — get this! — a theater critic for the Times!
  28. Garfunkel & Oates Sing the Many Praises of David WainDavid Wain has craftily enlisted the musical stylings of Garfunkel & Oates to sing about how sexy he is, AS IF we didn’t already know. Like […]
  29. Heaven, or the Wet Hot American Summer Set?Forget Party Down and Arrested Development. After reading this oral history of the making of Wet Hot American Summer, I am throwing all my […]
  30. David Wain Wants to Make a Wet Hot American Summer Sequel/PrequelIt’s been 10 years since Wet Hot American Summer was released. 10 years! A long time, but not so long that director/co-writer David Wain […]
  31. movies
    A Wet Hot American Summer Sequel Could Happen“It would be 40-year-olds playing 16-year-olds,” says director David Wain.
  32. clickables
    Consider These Rejected Titles for Wet Hot American SummerThere were some good options and some not-so-good options.
  33. Talking Wet Hot American Summer with Joe Lo Truglio, Ken Marino and David […]The AV Club has a downright-delightful interview with Joe Lo Truglio, Ken Marino and David Wain about making Wet Hot American Summer, which is […]
  34. David Wain on the Downside of Using Improv in MoviesThe Believer has a great, long interview with David Wain today in which they discuss all sorts of stuff from his long career. One thing in […]
  35. David Wain’s Porny InspirationJake Fogelnest was on this week’s Hype Men podcast, and he talked about an infamous scene in Wet Hot American Summer. This is a pretty amazing […]
  36. the industry
    Industry Roundup: Aniston, Rudd, PittPlus: Farrell and Cotillard team up for Manhattan thriller.
  37. the industry
    Apatow, Rudd, Wain, and Marino to Reunite for Unspecified Funny MoviePrepare to laugh.
  38. tube junkie
    Video: See Grizzly Bear and the National Play ‘New York’ Magazine’s 40th-Anniversary PartyOn Friday, we celebrated our 40th anniversary with music, comedy, and a few thousand friends.
  39. chat room
    David Wain on ‘Role Models’ and Directing McLovinWain rapped with Vulture on Paul Rudd’s writing and whether or not girls on the street feel the urge to randomly make out with him.
  40. apropos of nothing
    Is a ‘Wet Hot American Musical’ on the Way? Reading David Wain’s Tea LeavesWhat does “there’s been talk of a musical” really mean?
  41. vulture picture palace
    David Wain’s ‘Aisle Six’ Exposes the Hidden World of High-School PlumbingImagine a treacly high-school docudrama about acceptance, cliques, and the secret shames of peer pressure. Now imagine it set in a world where all anyone cares about is plumbing.
  42. quote machine
    Zach Galifianakis Refuses to Disclose Humping SecretsDavid Wain, Robert Downey Jr., and more!
  43. trailer mix
    ThinkFilm Delivers Deceptively Entertaining Trailer for ‘The Ten’