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Mike Birbiglia and Ira Glass Want to Have a Pizza Party with You

Mike Birbiglia and Ira Glass's new movie Sleepwalk with Me has been playing at select theaters throughout the country for a few weeks now, and it's now available via Video on Demand. To celebrate the VOD release and build up some hype, Birbiglia and Glass made the above video to encourage fans to hold pizza parties to watch the movie and to announce that they'll be video-chatting with as many of these pizza parties as possible this Friday. To register your pizza party head over to This American Life's website for your chance to eat pizza and chat with a couple of Hollywood big shots.

Comedy Karaoke at the 'SNL' Afterparty with the Foo Fighters and a Slew of Castmembers

After the season finale 'SNL' on Saturday, a stage was set up at the 30 Rock rink for the afterparty, where the Foo Fighters (actually, their cover band alter ego "Chevy Metal") set up shop and played for a couple hours. They did a bunch of covers and invited a number of castmembers up to sing/play with them. Above you can see Kristen Wiig singing "I Love Rock n Roll" with help from Jason Sudeikis and Andy Samberg. Other songs included Will Forte singing some Black Sabbath, Amy Poehler singing "Bad Reputation" by Joan Jett and Fred Armisen playing drums on Cheap Trick's "Surrender." It was just like when [...]

Not Surprisingly, It Was Fun Filming Party Down

Confirming the theory that everything about the experience of making Party Down was awesome, Jane Lynch describes shooting the first episode in her memoir:

“In June of 2007, we all got together at Rob [Thomas]‘s house in the Hollywood Hills and shot the first episode of Party Down. Because they were paying for it themselves, the pilot was shot on a shoestring budget. Between shots we all hung out in Rob’s bedroom getting to know each other and laughing a lot. I’ve found that doing something for fun and almost for free (we each got $100 for the day) can bring out the best in people. Plus, there’s [...]