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Here's What Judd Apatow's 'Simpsons' Episode Looks Like

insidetv.ew.com | Posted 01.09.2015 | Entertainment

An unknown writer named Judd… Apatow or something will get his big break on Sunday night when "The Simpsons" turns a spec script that he penned many...

'Girls' May Not End After 6 Seasons After All

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 01.07.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

HBO just renewed "Girls" for a fifth season -- a decision that came just days before the series kicks off its fourth season Jan. 11 -- and executive p...

'Girls' Executive Producer Defends Judd Apatow's Crusade Against Bill Cosby

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 01.07.2015 | Entertainment

"Girls" executive producer Jenni Konner commended Judd Apatow on Tuesday for speaking out against Bill Cosby, this after "Black-ish" creator Kenya Bar...

Judd Apatow's 'Simpsons' Episode Is Finally Being Made 25 Years Later

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 01.02.2015 | Entertainment

It may have taken 25 years, but Judd Apatow's spec script for "The Simpsons" is finally getting made into an episode. When Apatow was first trying...

'Black-ish' Creator Criticizes Judd Apatow's Cosby Tweets

Posted 12.31.2014 | Entertainment

Not long after Judd Apatow publicly took Bill Cosby, his apologists, and a handful of Canadian venues to task via Twitter over the weekend, "Black-ish...

Judd Apatow Blasts Bill Cosby, Venues Hosting Stand-Up Shows

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 12.29.2014 | Entertainment

Over a series of tweets posted since Friday, Judd Apatow slammed Bill Cosby, his defenders and a pair of venues hosting the 77-year-old comic in 2015....

Aaron Sorkin Partly Blames Media For 'The Interview' Being Pulled

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 12.18.2014 | Entertainment

As the cyber attack on Sony Pictures revealed a cache of stolen emails, including bits of news and gossip, both Aaron Sorkin and Judd Apatow were amon...

5 Things You Didn't Know About Judd Apatow, Even If You Follow Him On Twitter

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 12.05.2014 | Comedy

Saturday is Judd Apatow's birthday, and the highly sought writer and director turns 47. Everyone knows he's responsible for an endless parade of hit m...

Judd Apatow And Laura Dern Team Up For Female Football Comedy

EW.com | Posted 11.05.2014 | Entertainment

Judd Apatow and Laura Dern diving into “the world of obsessive female football fans.” ...

Pee-wee Herman Is Officially Returning To The Big Screen

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 10.30.2014 | Entertainment

The luckiest boy in the world will soon fly again. Nearly 30 years after "Pee-wee's Big Adventure" and following several years of ongoing rumors, Paul...

Matthew Jacobs

Why It Was Actually Good 'Undeclared' Only Lasted One Season

HuffingtonPost.com | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 09.23.2014 | Entertainment

Monday marked the 10th anniversary of the "Lost" premiere, the 15th anniversary of "The West Wing" pilot and the 20th anniversary of the "Friends" pre...

A Judd Apatow TV Show Is Coming To Netflix

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 09.16.2014 | Entertainment

"Undeclared" fans, your decade-long prayers have been answered and a new Judd Apatow-created television show is in the works. Netflix has already pick...

Zosia Mamet Thinks That 'Girls' Controversy Was A 'Good Thing,' Thanks To Judd Apatow

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 09.09.2014 | Entertainment

When HBO premiered "Girls" in April of 2012, the show immediately generated lots of buzz. The cast of starlets all had famous parents, the 30-minute e...

Motorcycles, Riptides & More: Chats with Loudon Wainwright, Vancy Joy, John Velghe and Rocco DeLuca

Mike Ragogna | Posted 11.08.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Loudon Wainwright: "It's hard to be objective about oneself. I don't know what's different, it doesn't feel like anything has changed in the 40 years that I've been writing songs."

Judd Apatow Talks Amy Schumer, Trainwreck, Return to Stand-up Comedy (Laughspin Podcast)

Dylan Gadino | Posted 09.28.2014 | Comedy
Dylan Gadino

On this very special episode of The Laughspin Podcast, I sat down with the mighty Judd Apatow on the set of Trainwreck, the movie written by and starring Amy Schumer, which Apatow is currently directing and producing.

Bicyclist Dies In Macabre Accident, Run Down By a Car on the Sidewalk

Linda Milazzo | Posted 09.17.2014 | Los Angeles
Linda Milazzo

Whether it be Gaza, the sky, or a peaceful sidewalk in Los Angeles, all we have is our life. Those who take the lives of others, take away the universe. No one has that right.

Daniel Radcliffe Looks Ridiculous On Set Of Judd Apatow's New Movie

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 07.01.2014 | Entertainment

Daniel Radcliffe will definitely (maybe? we hope?) be in Judd Apatow and Amy Schumer's "Trainwreck." Fans had been speculating about a Radcliffe cameo...

'Blended' -- A Fine Plan B

Tara Fass | Posted 08.10.2014 | Divorce
Tara Fass

The children are drawn towards a need -- a void they want filled -- as parents do their best to keep their lives afloat. Just because a way of life or method worked in the past, one doesn't necessarily keep working in that same manner.

Competing Media Frames After the Santa Barbara Shootings: Which Narrative 'Wins?'

Lindsay Hoffman | Posted 07.29.2014 | College
Lindsay Hoffman

What does it say that our first response to these now all-too-common massacres is that the perpetrator is a "madman?" How does that frame influence immediate news coverage? How does it portray the mentally ill? How does it ignore other issues, such as misogyny and objectification of women?

Why Seth Rogen Isn't Responsible for the California Shooting

Dr. Nikhil Joshi | Posted 07.29.2014 | Entertainment
Dr. Nikhil Joshi

No, it's not Seth Rogen's or Judd Apatow's fault that a lonely, angry boy murdered six innocent people. But you already knew that -- didn't you?

Simplistic Thoughts, Simple Minds

Jim Goldman | Posted 07.29.2014 | Media
Jim Goldman

Two people who should have known better, flopping around in the gutter of stupidity saying "Look at me! Look at me!" Let's do them all a favor and start looking the other way.

Responding to Ann Hornaday and the Trappings of Misguided Feminism

Dan Sickles | Posted 07.27.2014 | Media
Dan Sickles

At the heart of the May 23 shootings lies an inexplicable evil. To blame this tragedy on a fictional entity diminishes our social obligation to care for one another. I'm angry because if ever before, now is the moment where we must fight to keep the conversation focused about what we, as people in real-life can do to change our circumstances.

Smart After School: An HBO Pilot Proposed to Judd Apatow

Tywan Wade | Posted 07.28.2014 | College
Tywan Wade

In an email with some of my closest friends this previous week, we discussed some of our favorite television shows (specifically, the epic new season ...

Seth Rogen Denounces Critic For Making Elliot Rodger Connection

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 05.28.2014 | Entertainment

Seth Rogen and Judd Apatow criticized Washington Post critic Ann Hornaday for writing that films such as the ones produced by Rogen and Apatow -- as w...

Week in Film: Neighbors, Chef and more

Marshall Fine | Posted 07.09.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Neighbors may not be a particularly well-thought-out film (huge third-act problems). But it has some of the biggest sustained laughs of the summer.