Posts tagged "Parody"

WATCH: Amy Schumer Parodies One Direction and Awful Beauty Standards in ‘Girl, You Don’t Need Makeup’

Amy Schumer, the comedy Queen whose skewering of Hollywood is as delightful as it is honest, targets One Direction and sexist pop songs in this mockery from her latest episode of Inside Amy Schumer.

By: Kaitlyn Laurie / April 29, 2015

WATCH: ‘Game of Thrones’ Gets Sesame Street Treatment

But of course, Game of Thrones is nothing but a fancy contest of musical chairs……

By: Peggy Truong / April 6, 2015

Watch: Frank Underwood Is Now a Wolf in Sesame Street’s ‘House of Cards’ Parody

With just days to go before House of Cards fans can finally indulge in the third season of the popular Netflix series, the folks at Sesame Street have marked the occasion with just the cutest parody video.

In “House of Bricks,” Frank Underwolf (yep) takes on The Three Little Pigs (straight…

By: Peggy Truong / February 24, 2015

Watch: School Principal’s ‘Frozen’ Snow Day Announcement is Perfect

For some folks in the North East, dear Juno has created one of the best (few) days of the year: snow day.

For the students at Moses Brown School in Providence, R.I., their snow day announcement was delivered with an all too familiar tune.

By: Peggy Truong / January 27, 2015

And Now, a Chanukah Version of Taylor Swift’s ‘Shake It Off’

There’s been a fair share of “Shake It Off” parody videos. So it was only a matter of time before someone decided to take it to the next level and cover Taylor Swift — just in time for Chanukah.

By: Peggy Truong / December 15, 2014

WATCH: Victoria’s Secret Angels Lip Sync to Taylor Swift’s ‘Shake it Off’

Just when we thought the Taylor Swift “Shake it Off” parody videos were done, the Victoria’s Secret angels come in and give us a new, sexified version of it.

In light of Swift’s performance at the 2014 VS Fashion Show (which airs on Dec. 9), the angels came together to sing a li…

By: Kendall Fisher / December 8, 2014

Here’s the Frozen x Breaking Bad Mashup You’ve Been Waiting For

It’s been a busy year for Frozen mashups and parodies. Now, there’s finally one just for adults — and Breaking Bad fans.

In a new video built by the folks at Animeme, Walter White recreates nearly every frame from “Do You Want to Build a Snowman?” except this time it concerns a meth…

By: Peggy Truong / November 18, 2014

Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan Spoof Kimye in ‘Shake It Off’ Parody

In honor of Halloween, Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan made an amazing rendition of Taylor Swift‘s “Shake It Off,” which featured cameos by tons of celebrities including Swift herself, Emma Stone, Tina Fey, Hugh Jackman, Kerry Washington and Sophia Vergara.

Unfortunately, it looks like Kim Kardashian and Kanye West weren’t able to make…

By: Kendall Fisher / October 31, 2014

Happy Friday! Enjoy A Video of Fraternity Guys Singing ‘Shake It Off’

HAPPY FRIDAY, EVERYONE!

In honor of the weekend that’s about to commence, I thought I’d fill your afternoon with a little extra happiness to get you through the last bit of your work week: A bunch of fraternity guys lip syncing Taylor Swift‘s “Shake It Off.”…

By: Kendall Fisher / September 12, 2014

Kristen Bell’s Mary Poppins Wants More Money and Other Funny Things

My friends, my friends, the internet was not so kind to us this week, I’m afraid. Sure, there were a few amusing things here and there, but was any of it good enough for you? Sadly, not really. Still, in addition to the amazing video of Kristen Bell playing a done-with-it Mary Poppins  above, I…

By: Matt Russoniello / July 24, 2014

‘Word Crimes’: Here’s Weird Al’s Take on ‘Blurred Lines’

As promised, Weird Al Yankovic has released his second music video in two days.

Yesterday, it was a parody of Pharrell’s “Happy,” with the help of some famous faces. Today, it’s Pharrell’s other big hit in the past 12 months: “Blurred Lines” with Robin Thicke.

By: Peggy Truong / July 15, 2014

Watch Haley Joel Osment and 39 Other Strangers Slap Each Other in ‘First Kiss’ Parody

The premise of this video is pretty straightforward. 40 strangers get together to slap each other, sometimes politely. There are giggles, hugs and apologies. And it’s filmed in black and white.

It sounds familiar because the video is a response to the popular “First Kiss” video, which broke the internet earlier this year.

By: Peggy Truong / June 24, 2014

A ‘Bound 2′ Parody for Book Lovers and Other Funny Things

Here’s the lay of the pop culture land: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are the couple of the moment, and we care about everything even tangentially related to them. Frozen is, like, unstoppable. Like, it’s made all the money and the soundtrack is still the top-selling album in the country. Mad Men returned for the first…

By: Matt Russoniello / April 17, 2014

Alfonso Cuarón’s ‘IKEA’ and Other Funny Things

I liked Gravity as much as the next person, but let’s be real here: is space even that scary? In comparison to a trip to Ikea? The chances of you or me going into space are pretty slim, but all of us will eventually have to trudge out to Ikea in search of a new…

By: Matt Russoniello / November 21, 2013

‘Girls’ Season 38 Trailer Shows Hannah Horvath Hasn’t Matured at All

What will Lena Dunham‘s Hannah Horvath be like as a 50-something? asks Laraine Newman in this parody video. Not so different at all, as it turns out. Starring original SNL castmember Newman alongside Wendie Malick, Sally Kemp, Mindy Sterling and Martin Starr, this promo promises very little growth from our favorite 20-something Brooklynites in the next thirty…

By: Robert Kessler / June 9, 2013

Jimmy Fallon Crushes Kate Gosselin in Awkward Televised Dance-Off (VIDEO)

Watch out, Kate Gosselin; a challenger has emerged in your quest for the Dancing With the Stars mirror ball! Jimmy Fallon busted out a spot-on K-Goss impression on his late-night show on Tuesday, delivering a move-for-move spoof of the former Jon & Kate Plus 8 mom’s impossibly awkward paso doble from this week’s Dancing With

By: Alex Blagg / April 7, 2010

Inevitable Google Ad Parodies Begin, Tee Off On Tiger Woods (VIDEO)

If you happened to be one of the eleven people in this country who missed the Super Bowl yesterday, you know who you are, you may have missed the new ADORBZ ad for Google, being voted by many as their favorite ad of the Super Bowl’s feast of mega-commercials.
Here’s the original:…

By: / February 8, 2010

“Neil Young” Does “Pants On The Ground” (VIDEO)

Are you ready, folks? The first of many celeb covers of the American Idol smash hit “Pants On The Ground” has just gone down! On tonight’s Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, none other than Neil Young took a stab at the ridiculous song, all while playing the guitar and harmonica.
See for yourself i…

By: Alex Blagg / January 14, 2010

Taylor Lautner’s 18th Birthday Cards Already Pouring In (PHOTOS)

With four weeks still left to go until his 18th birthday, the well-wishes are already piling up in the mailbox of ab-tastic teen actor, Taylor Lautner.
We had an imaginary conversation with Taylor’s pretend public relations represenative who agreed to provide Celebuzz with a not-to-be-believed sampling of the Twilight star’s early birthday wishes.

By: Celebuzz / January 14, 2010
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