Joel McHale - ELLE's Women In Television Celebration presented by Hearts on Fire Diamonds and Olay held at the Sunset Tower Hotel at Sunset Tower Hotel - Los Angeles, California, United States - Wednesday 20th January 2016
No more Spaghetti Cat jokes.
It's been running for more than two decades but now comedy series 'The Soup' has got the axe from the E! Entertainment channel as host Joel McHale prepares to go into full time acting. Who's going to make fun of the world of reality TV now?
Joel McHale is set to focus more on his acting career
Originally called 'Talk Soup', this hilarious parody show is now gearing up for its final showing this December after 22 years, 12 of which were presented by 'Community' star Joel McHale. While it was called 'Talk Soup', it had a number of different presenters such as Greg Kinnear, John Henson, Hal Sparks, and Aisha Tyler.
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Jimmy Kimmel, Maureen Schultz, Joel McHale, Kelly Ripa , Leron Gubler - Kelly Ripa honored with star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame at The Hollywood Walk Of Fame, Walk Of Fame - Los Angeles, California, United States - Monday 12th October 2015
Actor Joel Mchale Has Confirmed Reports His Cult U.s. Comedy Community Will Not Be Returning For A Seventh Season, But Studio Bosses Are Still Optimistic For A Possible Movie.
The programme struggled with ratings and showrunner shake-ups throughout its first five seasons on the NBC network, and executives decided to finally axe the show last year (14), but executives at Yahoo! picked up the show for a sixth season last autumn (14).
But in an interview with Metro Weekly, MCHale says the show has wrapped for good.
He explains, "All of our contracts were up after six years. All the actors on the show, almost without exception - their stock has risen significantly and it's out of the pay rate that is affordable to make the show. So you're not going to be able to get (co-stars) Alison Brie or Gillian Jacobs at a normal television salary anymore. There is just not enough money to be able to pay for the show."
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Joel McHale has signed on to ‘The X-Files’ revival series. The ‘Community’ actor will reportedly play a conservative news anchor.
Joel McHale, the actor best known for his role as Jeffrey Winger on Community, has signed on with the upcoming revival series of The X-Files. The series will be shown on Fx next year.
Joel McHale has landed a role in The X-Files.
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Joel McHale, the actor best known for his role as Jeff Winger in 'Community', will host the 2015 ESPYS.
Joel McHale is set to host the 2015 ESPYS. The Community actor will host the awards which honour athletic achievement during the previous year. McHale appeared on Good Morning America on Friday (22nd May) and announced he was hosting the ceremony.
Joel McHale is hosting the ESPYS.
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On the day of his new company's big launch, and young and successful entrepreneur suffers, and pays the price for his hubris. Jake (Nick Kroll) loses everything; not only his money, but also the money of a lot of other people. Forced to move in with his pregnant sister, Justine (Rose Byrne), and her husband, Danny (Bobby Cannavale), for around three months, Jake takes to baby-sitting, and has to learn to love his family once again. In the process of raising a child, Jake, Justine and Danny are all forced to grow up a little themselves.
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With 'Community' picked up by Yahoo Screen, does the streaming service have what it takes to make the show a hit?
‘Community’ fans: rejoice! Put down your pitchforks and send all of your scathing blog posts to the drafts section, because the show is officially coming back for a sixth season. In what was widely considered a surprise across the industry, the show was picked up by Yahoo Screen last week after talks fell apart with the streaming service Hulu. "I am very pleased that Community will be returning for its predestined sixth season on Yahoo," showrunner Dan Harmon said in a statement. "I look forward to bringing our beloved NBC sitcom to a larger audience by moving it online. I vow to dominate our new competition. Rest easy, Big Bang Theory. Look out, BangBus!"
Yahoo Screen picked up ‘Community’ for a sixth season
Harmon’s plans to de-throne BangBus may be a little farfetched, but the move from television to Internet for Community will undoubtedly work in the show’s favor. Over the years, it constantly struggled to keep up ratings, but there was always a strong Internet and social media presence with its fanbase that supported ‘Community’ through thick and thin. When the show was eventually canceled by their network NBC in early May, it looked like it was going to be the end of its five year run – however, it always had a chance to strive online.
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Streaming site Hulu is in talks to bring back 'Community,' and here's why it's necessary.
Don’t count ‘Community’ out just yet. The former cult television show had been facing cancellation for years, and NBC finally gave it the axe in early May after ratings once again failed to live up to expectations. However, the show might just get another chance: the streaming website Hulu is in talks with Sony Pictures Television to bring ‘Community’ back for a sixth season.
Hulu may be bringing Dan Harmon's 'Community' Back
“We've been on the receiving end of some phone calls, but we really need to get together with the Community team and have real conversations and figure out the future. If there's any show that should have a future or could have a future, it really feels like Community is the one,” Sony Pictures Television co-president Jamie Erlicht told The Hollywood Reporter.
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Even with its inane script and limp direction, this film is watchable simply because Drew Barrymore is present to humanise Adam Sandler. How she does this is a mystery, but the fact remains that he's annoyingly unlikeable without her. And history proves the point: Sandler's best-ever performances were in two films opposite Barrymore, 1998's The Wedding Singer and 2004's 50 First Dates. Although this movie isn't quite in that league.
They play Lauren and Jim, who meet on a disastrous blind date and vow never to see each other again. But they end up inadvertently sharing a safari holiday to South Africa when Lauren's best pal (Wendi McLendon-Covey) and Jim's boss cancel a holiday with their five kids. Which is handy since Lauren has two energetic sons (Braxton Beckham and Kyle Red Silverstein) while Jim has three needy daughters (Bella Thorne, Emma Fuhrmann and Alyvia Alyn Lind). Of course, the children are happy to have same-sex role models along, even if Lauren and Jim can't bear to be around each other.
There isn't a split-second when we don't know exactly where this plot is heading, even though the script veers wildly between wacky slapstick mayhem and sappy lesson-learning sentimentality. Every scene is carefully concocted to elicit either laughter or tears, and the manipulative filmmaking occasionally works. Although the movie's funniest moments are offhanded gags that feel improvised between Barrymore and Sandler. The child actors are all decent, carefully cast so each each simplistic character can have his or her corny journey to some sort of personal discovery.
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Joel McHale will host the 2014 White House Correspondents' Dinner. The comedian is best known for his roles in 'The Soup' and 'Community', in an announcement made by the White House Correspondents' Association, McHale was described as "sharp" and "funny".
Joel McHale is to host the White House Correspondents' Dinner, it was announced yesterday (14th February). The 42-year-old comic is best known for his appearances on The Soup and Community.
Joel McHale will be hosting the White House Correspondents' Dinner in May.
The dinner is due to be held on May 3rd and will be celebrating its 100th year in 2014. McHale will join the likes of Jay Leno, Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Kimmel and Seth Meyers who have also performed at the event. The event is traditionally attended by the President, the First Lady and the Vice President.
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Jim and Lauren are single parents who, after possibly the worst blind date both of them have ever been on, part ways hoping that's the last time they'll ever see each other. However, when the restaurant manages to get their cash cards mixed up, Jim is forced to call at Lauren's house to correct the mistake. It's there he finds out that his boss has just broken up with Lauren's best friend ahead of their luxury trip to Africa, leaving the vacation up for grabs for any other takers. Excited, Jim and Lauren separately arrange to take their kids along on the safari, but are convinced their holiday is ruined when they unexpectedly bump into one another. Against all odds, however, the pair find themselves with more in common than they initially thought and start to bond over their beautiful surroundings.
'Blended' is the latest movie from comedy duo Drew Barrymore and Adam Sandler who previously co-starred in '50 First Dates' and 'The Wedding Singer', with Sandler also among the production team. It has been directed by Frank Coraci (' Here Comes the Boom ', 'Click', 'Around the World in 80 Days') alongside writers Ivan Menchell ('Jonas', 'The Nanny'), Clare Sera ('Doin' It Yourself'). 'Blended' is set to hit cinemas on May 23rd 2014.