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There’s a ‘Naked Gun’ Reboot in the Works Starring Ed Helms

Paramount has decided to revamp the Naked Gun franchise for some reason, and Ed Helms has signed on to star as Detective Frank Drebin, the lead role Leslie Nielsen made famous in the late eighties and early nineties. According to Variety, the [...]

By Megh Wright

Thomas Lennon is Co-Directing Robert Ben Garant’s ‘Baywatch’ Movie

Robert Ben Garant will be joined by his partner in crime, fellow The State/Reno 911! alum Thomas Lennon, as his co-director for a comedy remake of the cheesy 90s lifeguard soap Baywatch.  This is the silliest project Lennon and Garant have ever [...]

By Bradford Evans

Robert Ben Garant to Direct a ‘Baywatch’ Movie (This Is Real)

In a movie that will likely be 50% in slow motion, Robert Ben Garant is going to direct a comedic version of the syndicated drama about boobs on the beach. The Baywatch script was written by Peter Tolan (creator of Rescue Me, Larry Sanders Show [...]

By Jesse David Fox

Rob Corddry Is Having Thomas Lennon and Robert Ben Garant’s Hell Baby

Thomas Lennon and Robert Ben Garant are stepping out of the screenwriting circle and into the directing triangle with horror comedy Hell Baby, starring Rob Corddry and Leslie Bibb as a young couple who have a...hell baby. Lennon and Garant will [...]

By Hallie Cantor

Ben Stiller Has The Worst Dead Person Job Ever In Rentaghost

Deadline reports that Ben Stiller will star in Rentaghost, a movie based on a British kids' show of the same name. It's also the children's show with the bleakest view of the afterlife. Russell Brand was originally set to star in the film as [...]

By Halle Kiefer

Tom Lennon and Robert Ben Garant Are Making a Leprechaun Action Comedy

Tom Lennon and Robert Ben Garant, of The State and Reno 911! fame, have signed on to write The Wee McGinty, a movie that sounds absolutely absurd and amazing:The premise: the height-challenged wish-granter loses his memory, and settles in with [...]

By Adam Frucci