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Glenn Danzig Will Be On 'Portlandia'

Summer Goths. With Danzig. Dreams (nightmares?) do come true. #portlandia

A photo posted by CRB (@carrie_rachel) on Aug 25, 2015 at 11:10am PDT

Since the beginning, musicians have been appearing on…

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Documentary Now! And later. And forever. Please and thank you.

Insert excuses for not talking about this series sooner here. Do forgive, loyal readers. Many days overdue, we’ll talk about Documentary Now! now.

What this series is, is amazing. 584 more words

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this week on tv: DOCUMENTARY NOW!

as much a parody as it is a tribute 

In Fred Armisen’s last year on SNL he starred in History of Punk, a digital package that mirrored the style of a VH1 Classics music documentary about fictional British punk band, Ian Rubbish and the Bizzaros.  694 more words

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Documentary Now! NYC Screening 

Premiering tonight on IFC, Documentary Now! — A Mockumentary by SNL alumni, Seth Meyers, Bill Hader, and Fred Armisen.

I got to chat with the Rhys Thomas and Alex Buono on the red carpet at its screening in New York City. 324 more words

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'Documentary Now!'

Fred Armisen and Bill Hader star in this new parody series that takes aim at famous documentaries. Tonight’s premiere is called “Sandy Passage” and riffs on David and Albert Maysles’ 1976 film “Grey Gardens.” And for an added bonus, it’s narrated by Dame Helen Mirren! 8 more words


‘Documentary Now!’ EP on Pushing Mockumentary Past Form: 'Nothing Is Staged Conveniently'

A bunch of guys siting around talking about their favorite documentaries…

Doesn’t exactly sound hilarious, does it? Now imagine that within that group are Fred Armisen, Bill Hader and Seth Meyers, all veterans of Saturday Night Live and accomplished sketch comedy artists. 1,100 more words