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Warm Up With Netflix’s ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ Series Teaser

It’s time to go back to 1981, kids.

Last night, Netflix unveiled the first teaser for what we’ll all be doing this summer: enjoying eight original episodes of Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp, starring those familiar faces from the 2001 film.

Peggy Truong | January 28, 2015 - 10:50 am

‘Life After Beth’ Trailer: Aubrey Plaza Wants Braaaaaaains

Dane DeHaan just wants to be a good boyfriend, but Aubrey Plaza just wants to eat. People. …

Robert Kessler | June 26, 2014 - 2:20 pm

Molly Shannon Reveals The Story Behind Jeannie Darcy

One of the great joys of watching Saturday Night Live is getting the chance to witness those rare 11th-hour sketches — the kind that are so bizarre and subversive, a few years need to pass before anyone can stop and say, “Hey, that was kind of awesome.”

For me, that sketch was always Jeannie

| April 11, 2013 - 12:30 pm

TV Buzz: The CW’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Gets Full Season; ‘Big Bang Theory’ Matches Series High Ratings Record

The CW’s Beauty and the Beast has been picked up for a full season. The drama, which is a reboot of the 1980s series of the same name, is averaging 2.4 million viewers. It stars Kristin Kreuk and Jay Ryan as the beauty and the beast, respectively. It is the second drama picked up from…

Lauren DiMascio | November 9, 2012 - 4:30 pm

Friday Flashback: Molly Shannon, Tina Fey & Jimmy Fallon on SNL (VIDEO)

After talking with Molly Shannon today, the Celebuzz staffers had a craving for some sweet old style comedy. It’s Flashback Friday! 

In a classic clip from Saturday Night Live, Molly plays the late great Elizabeth Taylor, spoofing Liz’s often offbeat public persona. In the skit, the Dame is supposed to announce the lottery…

Wes Ferguson | September 2, 2011 - 8:30 pm

Celebuzz Catches Up with Funny Lady Molly Shannon! (VIDEO)

The hilarious Molly Shannon is going from funny lady to children’s author! 

Naturally as a Hollywood mom to son Nolan and daughter Stella, her kids helped inspire the new book, titled “Tilly the Trickster.”

She tells Celebuzz that playing pranks is a family tradition!  When they were really young, she used…

Wes Ferguson | September 2, 2011 - 3:43 pm

Pamela Anderson to Perk Up ‘Kath & Kim’

It appears as if Pamela Anderson will be dressing up for a TV gig once again.
NBC has announced that Pam, 41, will appear as herself on an upcoming episode of the Molly Shannon-Selma Blair sitcom Kath & Kim, says TV Guide.
Hopefully the producers have something, uh, big in store for Anderson.

Celebuzz | November 17, 2008 - 5:59 pm

High Hopes for Kim & Kath

Judging by their costumes on Molly Shannon and Selma Blair, new NBC sitcom Kath and Kim, will be offerring up some colorful entertainment this fall.
The laffer is a remake of a hit Aussie show about a foxy at 40 mom (Shannon) and her childish daughter (Blair) living in Florida. Just the garish outfits…

starjonesing | September 24, 2008 - 11:10 am

Laugh Pics: Top 10 Funny Ladies

Whoever said that women can’t do comedy like men can were more than sadly mistaken.  Not only can today’s A-list comediennes dish out jokes, they look pretty darn good while doing it.
Whether a fresh face or an old hand; leading-lady or secondary character; televsion actress or big screen star; and not to mention…

Celebuzz | September 6, 2008 - 9:09 am

Selma Blair and Molly Shannon: Kath & Kim Live!

Molly Shannon and Selma Blair were photographed all dolled up in tacky and shooting their new show Kath & Kim in Los Angeles.
The series, a remake of the hit Australian sitcom, has Shannon playing a well-meaning if brainless housewife dealing with her terribly spoiled daughter Blair.
The costumes alone might be worth…

Celebuzz | August 28, 2008 - 4:56 pm