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Bob Odenkirk, Zach Galifianakis, John C. Reilly, and More Show Up in the Trailer for 'Tim & Eric's Bedtime Stories'

Adult Swim released a new trailer for Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim's new show Tim & Eric's Bedtime Stories today that's filled with some great guest stars like Zach Galifianakis, Bob Odenkirk, John C. Reilly, Jason Schwartzman, and Laurie Metcalf, to name a few. "The idea basically is it's our version of The Twilight Zone, where it's just a different story every episode, basically, from the minds of Tim & Eric," Heidecker told us last year. "Funny but dark. Exploring different genres and different tropes." Bedtime Stories premieres Thursday, September 18th at 12:15am.

Tim & Eric and Dr. Steve Brule Made a Crazy Video for Their Upcoming Tour

Comedy duo Tim & Eric announced earlier this week that they're going on a big North American tour with Dr. Steve Brule (John C. Reilly) starting this September. Here's a crazy video Tim, Eric, and Brule made to promote said tour, and yes, the tour will feature a one-on-one between Brule and President Baranga Obrama.

Take a Deep Dive Into Tim and Eric's Abso Lutely Productions

"I was driving down Sunset and right in that shit world of all those Gucci ads and billboards, there's this huge thing for Review and then a block later there’s a huge ad for Steve Brule. It's our little stamp on Hollywood. We're the little company that could … and we're doing it. That’s a really wonderful feeling. In terms of what to do next, we almost can't catch up with what we have now. We're just like, 'Let’s keep doing this.'"

-Eric Wareheim in a Variety profile on Abso Lutely Productions, his company with Tim Heidecker and Dave Kneebone that's responsible for some of the best [...]

Here's a Promo for Season 3 of Adult Swim's 'Steve Brule'

It's been nearly two years since the last season of John C. Reilly, Tim Heidecker, and Eric Wareheim's Check It Out! with Dr. Steve Brule, but the show's returning to Adult Swim with new episodes February 27th and here's a promo for Season 3.

Mitch Hurwitz, Tim & Eric to Guest Star on 'Community'

The upcoming season of Community is already set to have plenty of cast changes, and now the show has announced even more big name stars will be seen in the fifth season. Arrested Development creator Mitch Hurwitz, as well as Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim, will guest star on the new season, which debuts in January. According to The Wrap, Hurwitz's character, Preston Koogler, is "Greendale’s ultimate party animal. Women want him, and guys want to be him. But, woe to the administrator who tries to stand between Koogler and good times." Hurwitz's casting by returning show runner Dan Harmon is particularly appropriate, as Harmon had a small cameo [...]

Tim Heidecker Surprises Eric Wareheim on 'The Tonight Show'

Eric Wareheim's biggest dream ever was to be on The Tonight Show, so when he and Tim Heidecker were chosen to be guests on last night's show, Heidecker turned it into an elaborate surprise for his best friend complete with a blindfold, noise-canceling headphones, and misleading music from The Roots.

Tim and Eric and Dr. Steve Brule Are Going on Tour Together This Fall

Comedy duo Tim and Eric are going on tour this September, and they're bringing Dr. Steve Brule (John C. Reilly) with them. Tickets for the five-week tour, which covers a ton of major Canadian and US cities, will be made available on Friday at 10am local time via axs.com. Tim and Eric are currently working on their new show, Tim and Eric's Bedtime Stories, a Twilight Zone-esque anthology series, Bedtime Stories that has been given a 10-episode order and is set to premiere later this year. Check It Out! with Dr. Steve Brule wrapped up its third season this spring.

See below for the full list of tour dates:

Watch Eric Wareheim in a New Music Video for the Band Babes

The band Babes hired Eric Wareheim to star in their new music video, "Die," and lip sync the song in a tuxedo in a dark smokey room, which is what all music videos should be from now on.

Here's the First Episode of Tim & Eric's New Web Series, 'Dr. Wareheim'

Tim & Eric debuted a new web series on their YouTube channel JASH today. Called Dr. Wareheim, each episode features Tim Heidecker visiting his digustingly gross doctor, Eric Wareheim.

Watch Tim & Eric's Haunted Adult Swim Promo

The first episode of Tim & Eric's Bedtime Stories is their Halloween special, airing on October 31 at midnight on Adult Swim. To promote the 30-minute special, which stars Zach Galifianakis, Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim made this spooooky haunted house promo.

Tim Heidecker Says 'Tim and Eric's Bedtime Stories' Is a Reflection of Our "Shit Culture"

"Once we started making the show, and we saw what we were actually doing, I sort of thought, Well, this show is not going to make you feel good. And we shouldn’t be feeling good! We’re shit people. We’re a shit culture. This is like punishment for being horrible. There’s so much feel-good stuff that comes out, especially in comedy now, where things are very cute and very clever and sort of like everybody’s in on the joke and winking. I feel like our show tends to try to be like a little more reminding of how awful things really are in the world."

- In a new interview [...]

Watch an Animated Music Video for Tim & Eric's "Jambalaya"

Here's an animated music video for the song "Jambalaya" by Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim, which also doubles as a recipe for jambalaya. Tim & Eric recorded the song in character as the '70s "swamp rock" band "Pusswhip Banggang," which they introduced years ago on Tim & Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! (video below).  The video coincides with Tim & Eric releasing "Jambalaya" as a 12-inch record via Drag City today.

Aziz Ansari, Jason Woliner, and Eric Wareheim Present 'Food Club'

Here's a new video from JASH of a food and culture show called "Food Club" that was created by and stars Aziz Ansari, Eric Wareheim, and Jason Woliner, with Parks and Rec writer Alan Yang as Swab Yang. Wearing silly-looking captains' hats, the three comedians travel from restaurant to restaurant, deciding whether the eateries are plaque-worthy or not.

Ansari, Wareheim, and Woliner started their Food Club years ago, before this video, as Ansari told The AV Club in 2010:

Talking to Tim Heidecker About 'Tim & Eric's Bedtime Stories' and Future Projects

It's been three years since comedy duo Tim & Eric's last TV show, Tim and Eric's Awesome Show Great Job!, ended its run, but they're back tomorrow night with the pilot for their new Adult Swim series, Tim & Eric's Bedtime Stories. It's a Twilight Zone-esque anthology series, with the first episode involving Tim, Eric, and guest star Zach Galifianakis living in a haunted house to receive their grandfather's inheritance.

Bedtime Stories is just one of many projects Tim Heidecker has in the works. He's also releasing a soft-rock album with his band Heidecker & Wood, playing a recurring role on the current season of Eastbound & Down, [...]