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Funny People

  1. vulture lists
    Every Judd Apatow Movie, RankedFrom Year One to Bridesmaids.
  2. funny people
    A Beginner’s Guide to Conner O’MalleyIf you’re unfamiliar with O’Malley, it’s time to fix that.
  3. funny people
    Will Ferrell and Adam McKay Will Make You Giggle With New Netflix SeriesDead to Me sounds like a (dark) hoot.
  4. Billy Eichner and Julie Klausner Share Details About Their Pilot; Hope to […]“We hope one day to do an episode like that movie Funny People, only instead of finding out she has cancer, Julie’s character gets some […]
  5. wild pitches
    Rewriting Judd Apatow Films As Indie DramediesJust trade Adam Sandler for Paul Giamatti.
  6. What Does ‘Five-Year Engagement’s’ Box Office Disappointment Suggest About […] Five-Year Engagement earned $11.2 million this weekend, which is nearly half what was being predicted. It’s also by far the lowest of the […]
  7. funny people
    Kristen Wiig Doesn’t Know If She’ll Return to SNL“Everyone has to leave.”
  8. Revisiting ‘Funny People’“You cannot make friends with the rock stars.” — Lester Bangs to William Miller, Almost Famous It’s difficult for me to think about the […]
  9. The Lost Roles of Paul RuddAfter his breakthrough role in Clueless, Paul Rudd spent the next decade or so as a rom-com leading man, starring opposite Reese Witherspoon […]
  10. In Defense of Judd Apatow’s Female CharactersI’m not going to lie: I’m pretty excited that Judd Apatow is working on another movie for Paul Rudd and Leslie Mann’s characters from Knocked […]
  11. Dane Cook on Aziz Ansari’s Randy Character, Who May or May Not Be Based On […]Here’s an interesting quote from The Comic’s Comic’s interview with Dane Cook, specifically in light of the New Yorker profile on Aziz Ansari […]
  12. the vulture transcript
    Judd Apatow on the Books That Made Him Change the Way He WroteOn Woody Allen: “I wish he would tell me that things are going to be okay at some point. But I don’t think he’s going to.”
  13. quentin tarantino
    Quentin Tarantino’s Favorite Movies of the YearHe, for one, liked ‘Funny People.’
  14. old-man babies
    Judd Apatow Chips In for Adam Sandler’s Oscar Campaign“Apatow is actually bankrolling part of the costs for the ‘Funny People’ campaign, since he feels the movie deserves some awards-season consideration”
  15. the industry
    Hugh Jackman to Make a Robot Chase a ChickenPlus: Kat Dennings! Psych! Horses!
  16. vulture lists
    Seth Rogen: A Career in T-shirtsEvery great actor has his instrument. For Seth Rogen, it’s T-shirts.
  17. Even Seth Rogen Now Hating on Katherine Heigl“I didn’t slip and I was doing interviews all day too!”
  18. funny people
    Rex Reed Lukewarm on Funny People“I’d like to tell you how vile this deviation from sanity called ‘Funny People’ really is.”
  19. chat room
    Aziz Ansari on Funny People and Getting Diddy to Follow Him on TwitterAnsari rapped with Vulture last weekend about the inspiration behind his character, his gig on NBC’s ‘Parks and Recreation,’ and his most famous Twitter follower.
  20. news reel
    Judd Apatow on Sexism and Funny PeopleHe sat down at the Museum of the Moving Image in midtown Manhattan last night for an hour-long conversation about his career.
  21. old-man babies
    Judd Apatow Can Probably Leave Adam Sandler’s Old-Man Baby on the Cutting-Room FloorWe just knocked 1:31 off the film’s 150-minute running time.
  22. Fake Sitcom From Funny People Looks Only a Little Worse Than NBC’s Other ShowsTo advertise Judd Apatow’s upcoming ‘People,’ NBC.com’s webmaster has helpfully agreed to host a site for a fake show appearing in the movie.
  23. Funny People’s 150-Minute Running Time to Test Limits of Cancer ComedyTwo and a half hours long!
  24. chat room
    Judd Apatow on Ghostbusters Rumors, Dinner With Diddy, and the Joke He Cut From Year One“I don’t know if we can even say it online. It’s that dirty.”
  25. oscar futures
    Is Funny People This Year’s First Oscar-Worthy Film?Possibly!
  26. the future
    Vulture’s 2009 Pre-Depression Summer-Movie PreviewHow much money will this summer’s blockbusters make? And how will they fare against last year’s record-breaking hits?
  27. trailer mix
    Funny People Trailer: Judd Apatow Gives You CancerAt least Woody Allen directed seven funny movies before making a serious one.
  28. how now apatow
    Details on Apatow’s ‘Funny People’The cast and characters for his next film are revealed — we’ve got the rundown.
  29. awesome
    ‘Mad Men’ Wallpaper Gives Our Lives Meaning Until Next Episode of ‘Mad Men’These are the finest pieces of desktop wallpaper we’ve ever had.
  30. last night's gig
    MY BLOODY VALENTINE PLAY LOUDEST SHOW EVER!!The recently reunited My Bloody Valentine made good on its ear-searing mythology.
  31. kanye
    Kanye West to Produce Puppet ShowAttention fans of Kanye-related nonsense: GET EXCITED.
  32. kudos
    The Emmys: They Postponed a New Episode of ‘Mad Men’ for This?Then, because the most creative minds in television couldn’t think of anything more clever, William Shatner was invited onstage to rip off Heidi Klum’s clothes.
  33. kudos
    ‘The Wire’ Continues Its Emmy Streak!In a remarkable display of consistency, the TV Academy continued to snub television’s best-ever show.
  34. kudos
    The Emmys: Complete List of WinnersSo, who won last night?
  35. The Boss to Reprise Role As Dream-Sequence Guy in New Judd Apatow Movie?Bruce Springsteen has a part in Apatow’s upcoming ‘Funny People,’ which sounds pretty much exactly like his part in ‘High Fidelity.’
  36. the industry
    George Clooney Can’t Stop With the Spy MoviesPlus: Liam Neeson and James Nesbitt will try their damnedest to play Irishmen.