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Simon Rich’s Kristen Schaal Family Comedy Pilot Is Headed to ABC It’s a sitcom “told from a child’s perspective,” which sounds like just the thing to take the edge off your ever-increasing anxiety.
TBS Orders Simon Rich’s ‘Miracle Workers,’ a Super Deluxe Late Night […] Today TBS announced several new comedy projects in the works. First up is a Lorne Michaels-produced anthology comedy series created by Simon […]
Inside Season 3 of ‘Man Seeking Woman’ with Creator Simon Rich In the third season of FXX’s surreal romantic comedy, Man Seeking Woman, show creator Simon Rich decided to settle down and explore the […]
Simon Rich Explains His Decision to Reboot ‘Man Seeking Woman’ in Season 3 Season 3 of Simon Rich’s comedy Man Seeking Woman is currently airing on FXX, and during a panel discussion at TCA today, Rich explained why he […]
The Novels That Came Out of ‘SNL’
Saturday Night Live is a product of its medium. Sketches are written overnight on Tuesday, on air by Saturday, and, due to their often […]
Simon Rich Is Writing a ‘Willy Wonka’ Movie for Warner Bros. Warner Bros. has a new Willy Wonka movie in the works with SNL alum Simon Rich attached to write. According to Variety, Warner Bros. has […]
‘Man Seeking Woman’ and Making Emotions Surreal
Man Seeking Woman is a comedy that is deeply and uniquely concerned with the experience of being a person with feelings. Given that, last […]
Simon Rich Shares His Favorite Never-Aired ‘SNL’ Sketch on ‘Late Night’ Former SNL writer and creator of upcoming FXX show Man Seeking Woman Simon Rich was a guest on last night’s Late Night, where he shared his […]
SNL’s Simon Rich Has a Terrible Diet SNL writer and novelist Simon Rich told Grub Street everything he ate for one week, and unsurprisingly he managed to make his food diary as […]
The Grub Street Diet
Writer Simon Rich Eats Sugar Cereal Like an Animal and More Sardine Sandwiches “If my teenage self knew that one day he would get free macaroni and cheese in exchange for writing jokes, it would blow his mind.”
Simon Rich Takes On Google SNL writer and book author Simon Rich has a piece in this week’s New Yorker about Google. Specifically, what Google’s dictionary defines […]
Industry Roundup: Pinto, Lithgow, Reitman Plus: the xx to tour North America this fall.
Simon and Nathaniel Rich Are Going Through an Awkward Stage Frank Rich’s writer sons are exhibiting symptoms of Famous Parent Fatigue.
24-Year-Old ‘SNL’ Writer Simon Rich Could Use Your Help Finishing His Novel Rich spoke to Vulture about the new book and the upcoming season of ‘SNL,’ premiering this weekend.
Our Simon Rich Envy Is Unending Turns out the wunderkind just sold his first novel, and we have no idea how to react.
The ‘Times’ Helps Us Keep Up With the Riches Why do we know so much about how Alex Witchel and Frank, Simon, and Nathaniel Rich spent their summers? Because some crazy old Gray Lady told us!
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Gore ’08! Michael Moore may support Al Gore for president. A theater in the HBO building was named for former network chief Michael Fuchs, and Fuchs gave a weird, bad, awkward speech at the ceremony. Jerry Seinfeld is very excited about his upcoming Bee Movie. 50 Cent is very excited about playing a drug dealer opposite Robert De Niro and Al Pacino in his upcoming movie. A lot of racehorse owners are not pleased with Eliot Spitzer’s plan for Aqueduct to be government-run. David Burke took home $10,000 after beating Bobby Flay and Sam Talbot in a poker tournament in Aspen. Jimmy Fallon wants to lose weight. “Utter pandemonium” broke out, says a “Page Six” source, after Debra Messing, Mike Nichols, and other guests were rained upon during the Public Theater’s premiere of Romeo and Juliet in Central Park. (Actually, we thought it was pretty fun.) Ian Claus dedicated his first book to Chelsea Clinton.