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Where to travel in July

July is like the Cheesecake Factory menu of travel months. Everything just looks big and bright and delicious, and you’ll make the poor waiter come back four times because the options are just so overwhelming. While we can’t help you decide between the Factory Burrito and Evelyn’s Favorite Pasta, we can offer you up our picks for the best places to travel in July. Whether you’re looking enjoy July 4th fireworks somewhere beautiful, catch a baseball game, or finally spot that solar eclipse, w...
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How we made Parks and Recreation, by Amy Poehler, Nick Offerman and Mike Schur

‘Ron is based on a real person: a libertarian with a kick-ass moustache who hates government but loves red meat, hunting and woodwork’Mike Schur and I worked together at Saturday Night Live; he wrote Leslie with me in mind. She was this optimistic, determined person with very little power but big aspirations. She evolved over time, but the idea of this person who was motivated by the hopeful spirit of the government employee, and how one can stay inspired when they keep getting knocked around – ...
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Fox Fall 2019-2020 Trailers: Dramas ‘Prodigal Son’ and ‘Not Just Me,’ Animated Comedy ‘Bless the Harts’ (Watch)

Fox has released trailers for three of its new shows premiering on the network this Fall, as well as a bunch for its midseason offerings. New drama “Prodigal Son,” which features Michael Sheen, will join Fox’s Monday night lineup, “Not Just Me” will air Wednesday nights, and animated comedy “Bless the Harts,” from Amy Poehler, […]
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Emma Thompson Rocks the Mother’s Day Episode of ‘Saturday Night Live’

It’s truly a shame that it has taken so long for Emma Thompson to host Saturday Night Live for the first time. The British actress brought some serious comedic chops to the show, fueled by her longtime acting careers, and the result was a hilarious episode that stayed true to the tradition of the Mother’s Day episode by having some great special guests pop up. The Best The Perfect Mother – This is a retread of a similar Mother’s Day sketch from last year when Amy Schumer hosted, but this...
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'SNL': Tina Fey, Amy Poehler return to help Emma Thompson explain 'Mother Speak'

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler returned to "SNL" to help host Emma Thompson explain what mother's really mean when they talk. It's complicated.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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‘S.N.L.’ Celebrates Mother’s Day With Emma Thompson, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler

The former cast members made a cameo during Thompson’s opening monologue, while Pete Davidson’s mother made an appearance on “Weekend Update.”
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‘S.N.L.’: Emma Thompson, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Celebrate Mother’s Day

The former cast members made a cameo during Thompson’s opening monologue, while Pete Davidson’s mother made an appearance on “Weekend Update.”
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Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Join Emma Thompson in ‘SNL’ Mother’s Day Monologue (Watch)

Emma Thompson got a little help from fellow mothers Tina Fey and Amy Poehler during the Mother’s Day episode of “Saturday Night Live” she hosted on May 11. Thompson brought the former “SNL” cast members out during her monologue to help teach the audience how to decipher “mother-speak.” The trio kicked things off by pointing […]
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Amy Poehler’s Directorial Debut Is a Big ‘Saturday Night Live’ Reunion

Having thrived as an actress, comedian, writer, and producer, directing may seem like a natural next step for Amy Poehler. But as she told Variety at the world premiere of “Wine Country,” she decided to take the plunge for one reason: “The ladies said yes. The end. Period!” Once it was suggested, all of the […]
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Amy Poehler’s Ten Best Roles

Amy Poehler’s ten best roles is counting down our ten favorite movies and TV shows starring Amy Poehler, who has had many terrific roles across both mediums. Check out our choices in the gallery below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([0...
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Jon Stewart’s Irresistible Adds Natasha Lyonne

Jon Stewart’s Irresistible adds Natasha Lyonne Jon Stewart has already assembled an ensemble cast for his next directorial effort, political drama Irresistible, and he has expanded the roster with the addition of Natasha Lyonne, star of the acclaimed Netflix sci-fi black comedy Russian Doll, according to Variety. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; go...
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'Wine Country': An Ode To Female Friendships, With Mellow Notes

Amy Poehler directs and stars in this Netflix film that, while light on laughs and conflict, delivers a "cozy reunion happy hour and an ode to female friendships."(Image credit: Colleen Hayes/Netflix )
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Amy Poehler's 'Wine Country' is a bland blend of one-liners and pratfalls

Amy Poehler reunion comedy has a strong cast but little else of note.
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Poehler had to 'stop the fun' on 'Wine Country' set

Comedian Amy Poehler says she had to manage her 'SNL' friends when directing new comedy "Wine Country." (May 9)            [Author: AP]
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Ty Burrell Joins Amy Poehler Fox Animated Comedy ‘Duncanville’

“Modern Family” star Ty Burrell has been cast as a series regular opposite Amy Poehler in her animated comedy “Duncanville.” Fox put out a 13-episode order for the series, which also hails from former “Simpsons” writers Mike and Julie Scully, back in October, 2018. “Duncanville” centers around a “spectacularly average” 15-year-old boy named Duncan and […]
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‘Wine Country’ Review: Searching for Laughs in a Midlife Bacchanal

Amy Poehler directs and stars in this anemic female-friendship comedy about a group of pals who convene for a milestone birthday.
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'Wine Country' light comedy from Poehler

There will be wine, laughs and the airing of old grievances in "Wine Country," a light, breezy directorial debut by Amy Poehler, who also produced, worked on the story and co-stars with fellow "Saturday Night Live" alumni. The rudimentary nature of the plot yields a perhaps inevitably episodic feel, leaving fun individual moments, but a movie that's a few bottles short of a case.
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'Wine Country' serves up light comedy from Amy Poehler

There will be wine, laughs and the airing of old grievances in "Wine Country," a light, breezy directorial debut by Amy Poehler, who also produced, worked on the story and co-stars with fellow "Saturday Night Live" alumni.
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‘Three Busy Debras’ Ordered to Series at Adult Swim

Adult Swim is diving into absurdist suburbia with a new comedy series titled “Three Busy Debras.” The cable channel has issued a series order for the quarter-hour live-action comedy which follows the surreal day-to-day lives of three deranged housewives, all named Debra, in their affluent suburban town of Lemoncurd, Connecticut. The show, whose pilot was […]
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Film Review: Amy Poehler’s ‘Wine Country’ on Netflix

Whose idea was it to go to Napa to celebrate Rebecca’s 50th birthday? Because it wasn’t Rebecca’s. A psychoanalyst who’s been actively repressing many of her own issues, Rebecca (Rachel Dratch) is determined not to make a big deal about reaching the half-century mark, but five of her oldest friends — which is to say, […]
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Here Are The Movies Coming To Netflix This Week

Amy Poehler makes her directorial debut.
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Comedy Central’s Clusterfest Hosting ‘Clueless’ and ‘Romy & Michele’s High School Reunion’ Live Reads

Comedy Central’s Clusterfest is returning to San Francisco for another epic line-up of stand-up comedy, sketch comedy, podcasts, and much more. Some of the biggest names in comedy will be there for the June festival, and some of them will be participating in two recently announced live reads of the 90s classics Clueless and Romy & Michele’s High School Reunion with all new casts bringing the characters to life on stage. Find out who will be starring in the Romy & Michele’s High School Reunion a...
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Women in Film to Honor Amy Poehler, Issa Rae, Elizabeth Debicki, Cathy Schulman

Women in Film, Los Angeles, have announced four of the five women who will be honored at the newly renamed gala in June. Formerly named the Crystal + Lucy Awards, the Women in Film Gala will award Amy Poehler, Issa Rae, Elizabeth Debicki and Cathy Schulman for their groundbreaking achievements in the entertainment industry that […]
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What’s streaming on Netflix in May

May is here, and that’s the only reason we need to bingewatch some new shows and movies. Like “Wine Country,” the comedy directed by Amy Poehler that also stars with Maya Rudolph, Rachel Dratch, Ana Gasteyer, and Tina Fey. The movie follows a group of friends who reunite during a vacation in Napa Valley and reconsider the choices they have made in their lives. Then there is the dark comedy series, “Dead To Me,” about a stressed-out widow (Christina Applegate) and a free spirit (Linda Cardellini)...
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Amy Poehler Wants To Know When Women Will Get To Be As Mediocre As Men

"Do we have to always be patient, special, nurturing, adaptable?” the actor told The Hollywood Reporter.
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New Netflix May 2019 Movie and TV Titles Announced

New Netflix May 2019 movie and TV titles announced The Netflix May 2019 movies and TV titles have been announced and can be viewed below! All Netflix May 2019 titles and dates are subject to change. You can also view the titles disappearing from Netflix in May underneath. Which Netflix titles are you looking forward to and which are you sad to see leaving the service? Sound off in the comments below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; ...
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New on Netflix in May 2019: Amy Poehler comedy, Spike Lee film, Renee Zellweger series

In May 2019, Netflixhas plenty of original shows and movies, including projects with Amy Poehler, Ali Wong, Renee Zellweger and Linda Cardellini.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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‘Wine Country’ Trailer: Amy Poehler, Maya Rudolph, and More Reunite for Netflix Comedy

Former Saturday Night Live co-stars Amy Poehler, Maya Rudolph, and Tina Fey shared the stage at the Academy Awards earlier this year, but you’ll soon be able to see them together again in a brand new Netflix comedy. It’s called Wine Country, and features that hilarious trio of women teaming up with fellow SNL alums Rachel Dratch, Ana Gasteyer, Paula Pell, and Emily Spivey in a story about a group of women traveling to California’s Napa Valley to celebrate one of their characters’ birthday. Chec...
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Amy Poehler's 'Wine Country' trailer pours a good laugh

You'll want a generous pour to sip through "Wine Country."
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