The entire cast of Community simultaneously tweeted out this new video today, which they've been referring to as a "gift for the greatest fans in history." It's the first we've seen of the show's characters since the Dan Harmon Era ended oh so long ago (in May), and it is delightful. As you might recall, Community was set to premiere its fourth season tonight, October 19th, but was put on hiatus by NBC at the last minute. Troy and Abed explain that although the new season won't be beginning on October 19th, the date, it'll still be on October 19th in our hearts. Oh, and there's an Animal Practice slam [...]
Hey, anyone laboring under the impression that Arrested Development was meticulously plotted down to the last chicken dance before the first episode ever aired:
We were fitting a wig for George, for a scene when he'd have hair, and I walked outside, and Mitch [Hurwitz] was way high up in the writers' room and looking down, and he saw me with the wig — it wasn't cut yet, so it came down past my shoulders — and he said, "Hold it right there!" And that's how Oscar was born. That's what was so great about the show, how stuff that happens on set could transform the show.
That's Jeffrey [...]
Why does Will Ferrell sing songs in Spanish? Yo no se! Just kidding, I do know, it's to promote his Spanish comedy Casa de Mi Padre. Along with this video comes the full soundtrack list for the movie, which includes tracks entitled Fuzzorama, Chubby Duckling, and Luv Butts, along with more than one songs by a group called Mayan Ghost Choir. There are music-related Academy Awards in this film's future, for sure.
You only have a few hours left to purchase a shirt featuring Calvin-Troy and Hobbes-Abed hanging out in a blanket fort for $10. Unless you are Inspector Spacetime, of course, in which case you have all the time in the known universe and beyond.
In this Colbert Report segment, Stephen turns to Maurice Sendak for advice on crafting his own line of celebrity children's books. Who knew Maurice Sendak was the DEFINITION of crotchety? He's so great. He's got all the panache of your grumpy grandpa who isn't afraid to call it like he sees it, whether the topic is Newt Gingrich or Stephen Colbert's Ziploc baggie full of illustrated penises. Role model alert.