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Simon Rich

  1. trailer mix
    Steve Buscemi Plays God on Simon Rich’s New TBS Show, Miracle WorkersWhat if God was literally the worst boss ever?
  2. pilots
    Simon Rich’s Kristen Schaal Family Comedy Pilot Is Headed to ABCIt’s a sitcom “told from a child’s perspective,” which sounds like just the thing to take the edge off your ever-increasing anxiety.
  3. 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 […]
  4. Inside Season 3 of ‘Man Seeking Woman’ with Creator Simon RichIn the third season of FXX’s surreal romantic comedy, Man Seeking Woman, show creator Simon Rich decided to settle down and explore the […]
  5. Simon Rich Explains His Decision to Reboot ‘Man Seeking Woman’ in Season 3Season 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 […]
  6. 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 […]
  7. 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 […]
  8. ‘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 […]
  9. sketch exploder
    Simon Rich Picks His 9 Fave Obscure SNL Sketches“It just squeaked by dress rehearsal.”
  10. 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 […]
  11. vulture recommends
    New on Vulture Recommends: Gregg Araki’s Favorite Movies With Sex Scenes and More!And the fun is just beginning.
  12. SNL’s Simon Rich Has a Terrible DietSNL writer and novelist Simon Rich told Grub Street everything he ate for one week, and unsurprisingly he managed to make his food diary as […]
  13. 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.”
  14. Simon Rich Takes On GoogleSNL writer and book author Simon Rich has a piece in this week’s New Yorker about Google. Specifically, what Google’s dictionary defines […]
  15. the industry
    Industry Roundup: Pinto, Lithgow, ReitmanPlus: the xx to tour North America this fall.
  16. Simon and Nathaniel Rich Are Going Through an Awkward StageFrank Rich’s writer sons are exhibiting symptoms of Famous Parent Fatigue.
  17. chat room
    24-Year-Old ‘SNL’ Writer Simon Rich Could Use Your Help Finishing His NovelRich spoke to Vulture about the new book and the upcoming season of ‘SNL,’ premiering this weekend.
  18. Our Simon Rich Envy Is UnendingTurns out the wunderkind just sold his first novel, and we have no idea how to react.
  19. The ‘Times’ Helps Us Keep Up With the RichesWhy 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!
  20. apropos of nothing
    Currently in Line: Angry Old People and Funny Young PeopleClearly these Met subscribers have never attempted to purchase an iPhone.
  21. 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.