Cinematographer Kris Kachikis had never worked with Christopher Guest before, but he was familiar with the work of the writer/director/actor, known for 20 years of character-driven mockumentaries…
In Christopher Guest’s “Mascots,” there’s a funny scene in which the judges for the 8th World Mascot Association Championship in Anaheim, Calif. — a competition known as “the Fluffies” — call one of…
For someone always willing to go for broke on screen, Christopher Guest plays it close to the vest in person. The actor/musician/filmmaker best known in front of the camera as brash lead guitarist…
Christopher Guest’s sense of the comically absurd returns in full force in the first trailer for Netflix’s “Mascots.” The trailer begins with Ollie the Octopus and Tammy the Turtle performing and…
Christopher Guest has set up a “Mascots” movie with Netflix for exclusive release next year. The streaming service made the announcement for “Mascots” on Tuesday through a flyer for a mascot…
Although she's best known as silver-tongued killjoy Sue Sylvester, a scheming cheerleader coach with a propensity for track suits on Fox's "Glee," Jane Lynch's range as an actress runs wide and deep.
Kevin Pollak is set to direct the docu “Misery Loves Comedy,” which explores the mind of the stand-up comic. Becky Newhall of Newaley Pictures and Burton Ritchie and Ben Galecki of Heretic Films will…
The last time Lorne Michaels ever really let a public comment pass about which "Saturday Night Live" cast member might not return to the program came in 1986, at the tail end of "SNL’s" ill-fated…
London's Twickenham Studios hits 100 this year, but nearly didn't make it past 99 except for the doggedness of one of its execs and a Kenya-born British businessman.
"Family Tree" bears rather disappointing fruit, so droll and dry as to be nearly taste-free, with only the occasional hint of bite.
NBCUniversal Intl. Television Production has tapped BBC Worldwide deputy CEO Sarah Cooper to the newly created role of chief operating officer.