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‘I Am Sam Kinison’ Airs on Spike TV Next Month

A new documentary exploring the life and career of Sam Kinison debuts on Spike TV next month, and today the network released the trailer. Titled I Am Sam Kinison, the Adrian Buitenhuis-directed documentary features interviews with Jay Leno, [...]

By Megh Wright

Josh Gad on Playing Sam Kinison

Last week, it was announced that Josh Gad (The Book of Mormon, 1600 Penn) will be playing Sam Kinison in director Larry Charles's biopic of the late comedian. Collider caught up with Gad and asked him whether he hesitated about taking the job. [...]

By Bradford Evans

Josh Gad to Star in a Sam Kinison Biopic

A Sam Kinison biopic is on the way. Deadline reports that actor Josh Gad has been cast as Kinison in a movie to be directed by Larry Charles (Borat, Brüno). Rich Wilkes (xXX, Airheads) wrote the script, based on the book Brother Sam by the late [...]

By Bradford Evans

HBO Is Making a Sam Kinison Biopic

HBO has ordered up a biopic based on the life of standup Sam Kinison, who died in a tragic car accident in 1992. The film, titled Brother Sam: The Short, Spectacular Life of Sam Kinison, will be directed by Bruce Almighty's Tom Shadyac and [...]

By Adam Frucci