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Michael Cera and Reggie Watts Sing the World’s Most Friendly Song

We've been posting a good amount about Comedy Bang! Bang! but it's hard not to when the clips are as lovely as this. This is the perfectly friendly friend song to get you in the mood to leave work and eat pie. I can't wait for the inevitable [...]

By Jesse David Fox

10 Great Comedy Film Audition Tapes

Watching an actor or actress’ screen test or audition tape feels very voyeuristic, like you’re seeing something that’s not supposed to be seen. They’re reading back scenes that, more often than not, will make it into the movie, but they haven’t [...]

By Joshua Kurp

New Muppet Walter Was Based On Michael Cera

You know the new Muppet, Walter? The "sweet, simple character" who's a big fan of all the other Muppets' past Muppeting? Apparently that sweetness and simpleness was modeled after the sweetness and simpleness of one Mr. Michael Cera. Good to [...]

By Hallie Cantor

Michael Cera to Do His Michael Cera Thing on The Simpsons

Michael Cera will be guest starring on the next season of The Simpsons as "a character named Nick who’s wise beyond his years—this time a 'gallant' boy who enjoys the finer things in life such as quoting Hemingway and scoping out Springfield [...]

By Adam Frucci

On Michael Cera’s Running

Have you ever noticed that in all of his roles, Michael Cera ends up running? Here's a great piece from the Believer in which the particular brand of nerd Cera tends to play is tied into the act of running. It's worth reading! For all his [...]

By Adam Frucci

Michael Cera, Martin Starr and Tony Danza Appreciate Some Art Together

Did you know that you can rent out Tony Danza by the day to hang out with you and get some froyo? It's true! At least in the world of Funny or Die, where celebrities are always hanging out with humorously incongruous celebrities. Also: I'd buy [...]

By Adam Frucci