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Community vs. Party Down and South Park vs. The Simpsons

The Best Sitcom Episode Ever Tournament is pitting 32 of the greatest episodes of funny TV shows ever produced against each other in a single-elimination winner-takes-all (well, takes-nothing) competition. Every day, we're putting up episodes [...]

By Adam Frucci

The Simpsons vs. NewsRadio and Party Down vs. The Bob Newhart Show

The Best Sitcom Episode Ever Tournament is pitting 32 of the greatest episodes of funny TV shows ever produced against each other in a single-elimination winner-takes-all (well, takes-nothing) competition. Every day, we're putting up episodes [...]

By Adam Frucci

The Party Down Movie May Be Declared A Ron Donald Do

We continue your nonstop 24-hour coverage of the possibility of a Party Down movie with this Adam Scott soundbite: “We have a treatment, and if everyone’s schedules work out, we’ll shoot it over the summer.” BOOM. I guess that means Starz [...]

By Hallie Cantor

The Party Down Movie Is Tantalizingly Close to Happening

Thought we forgot about you, didn't you, promises of a Party Down movie? Not so fast! Wait, stop running away! Adam Scott said on the most recent WTF podcast that "a production company is interested in doing a 'low budget' version and that all [...]

By Hallie Cantor

Andrea Savage Sells Show About Being A Mom But Also Funny

Andrea Savage (from Dog Bites Man and last week's Modern Family and that one episode of Party Down) has sold NBC a semi-autobiographical show about "a woman who prides herself on her humor and edge and refuses to become typical after becoming a [...]

By Hallie Cantor

Not Surprisingly, It Was Fun Filming Party Down

Confirming the theory that everything about the experience of making Party Down was awesome, Jane Lynch describes shooting the first episode in her memoir:

By Hallie Cantor

The Party Down Movie Is Your New Arrested Development Movie

Which will come out first, do you think, if ever: Party Down: The Movie or Arrested Development: The Movie? Casts from both shows are asked about these mythical projects pretty much any time they're interviewed at this point, and both sound [...]

By Adam Frucci

In Case You Missed The Teeny Tiny Party Down Reunion Last Night

The Party Down reunion on Childrens Hospital last night was a blink-and-you'll-miss-100-Jewish-jokes affair, but oh, how it was nice to see Megan Mullally back in that hideo-wig again. The cameo came at the tail end of the episode celebrating [...]

By Halle Kiefer

TV Comedy’s Ten Most Tragic Characters

There is a very fine line between comedy and tragedy. Like sleep and death, laughter and crying are cousins. However, deep sadness isn’t always easy to show in television comedy; there’s only so much a non-sociopathic audience can see one [...]

By Liam Mathews and Kristina Monllos