Posts tagged "Aziz Ansari"

WATCH: Chris Pratt’s ‘Parks and Recreation’ Audition Tape (And Season 7 Gag Reel)

Just as Chris Pratt recalls being “impotent and depressed” as gained weight for his role on Parks and Recreation, his audition tape for the NBC show that launched him to superstardom has made its way online.

By: Gabrielle Chung / June 5, 2015

Obsessions of the Week: ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,’ Zelena, Grimes, ‘American Crime,’ and More

Each Wednesday, the editors of Celebuzz tell you what we’re loving this week. From Netflix’s Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt to Miley Cyrus’ antics, here are our current picks.

By: Matt Russoniello / March 11, 2015

LISTEN: Aziz Ansari Reads All the Ignored Text Messages He’s Sent to Blake Lively

Apparently Aziz Ansari thought he once had a chance with Blake Lively pre-Ryan Reynolds.

The two met at an event in 2011 and clicked when they began talking about how much they both love food.  So they exchanged numbers, and Ansari thought that meant things might someday be taken to the next level.

By: Kendall Fisher / October 6, 2014

Celebrity Twitter Chatter: Jenny McCarthy, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Aziz Ansari and More

We’ve rounded up some of the best and most insightful celebrity tweets from the past 24 hours.

Find out why Jenny McCarthy is crapping herself, Jesse Tyler Ferguson talks about the novelty of peeing while standing up, Aziz Ansari’s request for China, plus more fascinating celeb twitter posts and words of wisdom below.

By: Michael Prieve / July 8, 2014

Emmys Countdown: A Chat About Best Supporting Actor

In the lead-up to the announcement on Emmy nominations on July 10, Celebuzz will be looking at the past year in outstanding television and analyzing what will be recognized and what, what should be recognized and what should not. Today, Robert Kessler and Barbara DeFranco discuss the Best Supporting Actor categories.

By: Robert Kessler / July 2, 2014

Aziz Ansari’s ‘Friday Night Lights’ Super Bowl Was Far More Exciting Than the Real One

The actual Super Bowl may have been completely devoid of suspense or surprise, but last night, on Twitter, Aziz Ansari was busy writing a much more exciting game: the Friday Night Lights Super Bowl.

By: Robert Kessler / February 3, 2014

Celebrate Parks and Recreation’s 100th Episode with These Adorable Photos

In television, hitting 100 episodes is a big milestone because it means you have created a show beloved enough to last can finally get syndicated and make serious cash. To celebrate their big accomplishment, the cast of Parks and Recreation got waffles and, as they are wont to do, got adorable.

By: Robert Kessler / October 17, 2013

Aziz Ansari Writing a Book About Modern-Day Dating

Get ready to treat yo self to some words of wisdom: Aziz Ansari is writing a book about dating.

The comedian is picking up a pen to explore love, single life and how it’s all been transformed by technology in a tome to be published by Peguin Press. Though details of the contract…

By: Cory Lopez / August 23, 2013

Lea Michele’s Emotional Message About Cory Monteith Leads the Week in Celebrity Tweets

Lea Michele broke her silence for the first time on July 29 following the tragic and sudden death of her boyfriend Cory Monteith.

In her heartbreaking yet strong post, the 26-year-old actress wrote, “Thank you all for helping me through this time with your enormous love & support. Cory will forever be i…

By: Peggy Truong / August 2, 2013

Celebs We Want At Our End Of The World Party

The Mayans may have dropped the ball last year, but that doesn’t mean that the end isn’t near for one reason or another.  And truth be told, if the apocalypse is going down during our lifetime, we want to get one more big party in before everything goes KABOOM!

But who to invite

By: Scott Bernberg / June 10, 2013

8 Great Comedy Teams We’d Like to See On Screen

The Identity Thief opens this weekend, pairing Jason Bateman and Melissa McCarthy in a double billing that doesn’t even need a trailer to get us excited. Both McCarthy and Bateman are at the top of their game these days that their casting as this mismatched duo is actually something of a comedic no-brainer.

By: Todd Gilchrist / February 6, 2013

Beyoncé and Jay-Z to Host Obama in NYC: Other Stars Who’ve Thrown Fundraisers for the President (GALLERY)

President Barack Obama is getting ready to party with Jay and Bey.

Music power couple Jay-Z and Beyoncé Knowles are hosting an exclusive shindig at the rapper-producer’s swanky 40/40 club in New York City on Tuesday night. The Commander-in-Chief will grace the 100-guest event — for which ticket prices run as high a…

By: Cory Lopez / September 18, 2012

Kim Kardashian and Demi Lovato, Kanye West and Aziz Ansari: 5 Unlikely Hollywood BFFs (GALLERY)

Whether it’s surviving under the white hot spotlight of Hollywood or trying to pay the bills in a pricey NYC neighborhood, stressful times can cause the most unlikely of friendships to happen.

In the new comedy, For a Good Time Call, former college “frenemies” get in financial hot water when they rent a…

By: Scott Bernberg / August 31, 2012

‘Parks & Rec’ Star Aziz Ansari Releases ‘Dangerously Delicious’ Standup Special Online!

Watch out world, the provocatively humorous Parks and Recreation star Aziz Ansari is giving fans of standup comedy a treat with the release of his Dangerously Delicious standup special!

This special is available for immediate download on his website for the low price of $5! The uncensored and uncut comedy act gives viewer…

By: Liz Calvario / March 20, 2012

Box Office Battle: ‘Glee: The 3D Concert Movie’ vs. ’30 Minutes or Less’ (POLL)

A whole new dimension has been added to this box office battle — a third dimension that is!

Gleeks and music lovers alike are in for quite the treat with the new Glee: The 3D Concert Movie. This movie will bring you everything you love from Glee on TVand add a new twist…

By: / August 12, 2011

Stars Hit the Black Carpet at ’30 Minutes or Less’ Hollywood Premiere (PHOTOS)

Parks and Rec funny man Aziz Ansari, The Social Network’s Jesse Eisenberg and many more came out to Grauman’s Chinese theater in Hollywood on Monday night to celebrate the debut of their new film 30 Minutes or Less.

The flick, about a pizza delivery guy who gets a bomb strapped on him and…

By: Amanda Hasaka / August 9, 2011

Jesse Eisenberg Takes Off Full Blast In GQ Magazine!

Jesse Eisenberg shows his face on this book –GQ Magazine that is — looking rather dapper regardless of the fiery situation he’s gotten himself into.

The Oscar-nominated actor, known for playing Mark Zuckerberg in Social Network, has shuffled towards comedy in his new movie 30 Seconds or Less. Playing along side comedian Aziz

By: / August 8, 2011

Don’t Release Chickens On-Set With Aziz Ansari

Celebuzz sat down with some of the cast for the new comedy 30 Minutes or Less, which is about two criminals (Danny McBride and Nick Swardson) who kidnap a pizza delivery guy (Jesse Eisenberg), strap a bomb to his chest, and make him rob a bank.

Aziz Ansari - the hilarious comedian and star of the…

By: Taryn Ryder / July 26, 2011

Aziz Ansari & Jesse Eisenberg Serve Up Some Pizza to Promote ’30 Minutes or Less’ (PHOTOS)

Hey, if this whole “acting” thing doesn’t pan out for Aziz Ansari or Jesse Eisenberg, they can always fall back on this!

The funny fellas were seen at Goathill Pizza in San Francisco on Thursday afternoon and were serving up some ‘za to help promote their buddy comedy 30 Minutes or Less.

By: Amanda Hasaka / July 7, 2011

2010 MTV Movie Awards Winners

Spoiler Alert!
We’ve got the winners–and losers–for this year’s MTV Movie Awards. Did New Moon win for Best Movie? Did Robert Pattinson (sigh) beat out Taylor Lautner (sigh) for Best Male Performance? And who won Best Kiss? Find out here as it happens.
We will be updating the list of winners as they…

By: / June 6, 2010
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