Throw out all your kale and swiss chard, because there’s a new vegetable in town — if your town is Portlandia, that is.
In the current issue of Entertainment Weekly, we asked Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein to give us the lowdown on their favorite sketches and characters from the IFC show’s past three seasons. And with the fourth season premiere coming up next week (Feb. 27 at 10 p.m… Continue reading ‘Portlandia’ first look: ‘The Celery Incident’ — EXCLUSIVE VIDEO
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The Pacific Northwest is about to receive a healthy influx of talent from Hollywood. Season 3 of Portlandia, IFC’s quirky sketch comedy starring Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein, will feature guest spots by Roseanne Barr, Juliette Lewis, Patton Oswalt, Rose Byrne, George Wendt, Armisen’s SNL castmates Bill Hader and Bobby Moynihan, Jim Gaffigan, Matt Berry, Matt Lucas… Continue reading ‘Portlandia’: Juliette Lewis, Roseanne Barr, Bill Hader among season 3 guest stars — EXCLUSIVE
Much like the progressive movements it puts under the Microscope of Comedy, IFC’s Portlandia is simultaneously good for you and a tad bit annoying. Season 2 premiered tonight with more polish than much of Season 1, but “Mixology” still suffered from some of the same problems: It just wasn’t consistent. But that’s not a Portlandia problem, that’s an obstacle that even the best sketch shows face.
It may still be uneven… Continue reading Portlandia: The Weirder, The Better
We did it! We all tumbled through the paper-tape finish line in a million-way tie for first place, then tumbled to the ground in a heap of joy. Our trophy? The weekend. Our spoils? A bunch of good TV:
What to watch on Friday, January 6…
9pm, CWSupernaturalIn “Adventures in Babysitting,” Sam helps a teen girl search for her supernatural-investigator father. Elsewhere, Dean goes on the hunt for Dick Roman (who despite… Continue reading What to Watch This Weekend: Portlandia and the Series Premieres of The Firm and House of Lies
We’ve all been there: You’re parked on the couch, looking for something to watch, when all of a sudden you remember a show everyone’s been talking about and decide to give it a shot. Two days and three Chinese food deliveries later, you realize that even though you’ve been more than entertained over the last 48 hours, your eyes can no longer focus on objects and your legs have atrophied.
You… Continue reading Portlandia Is Suffering from Battlestar Galactica Addiction (VIDEO)