Posts tagged as look around you

It's That Episode: Neil Campbell Looks Around Him with 'Look Around You'

On "It's That Episode" Craig Rowin (Adult Swim's Your Pretty Face is Going to Hell, UCB Theatre) invites guests over to watch any episode of any TV show they want. They discuss the episode and other crap.

Neil Campbell (Head Writer, Comedy Bang Bang) drops by to watch one of his favorite comedies, Look Around You. Neil talks about his love of the surreal British comedy, discusses his early years in Tinseltown and dishes on his classic Bud Light Super Bowl Commercial.

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Hands Up, Who Likes Me?: The Bad Education of Look Around You

In this weekly column, I’ll introduce you to the world of British comedy in the chronology of how I, an American anglophile, discovered it in my life. This week: Look Around You.

The great crop of British comedic voices that popped up in the late 90’s and early 2000’s are now fast becoming household names here in the states: Simon Pegg, Ricky Gervais, Steve Coogan, Chris Morris, Armando Ianucci and now Peter Serafinowicz.

American audiences might recognize Peter Serafinowicz as Fa’ad Shaoulian from the now defunct FOX series, Running Wilde. Or perhaps Sctanley, from the Vince Vaughan/Jon Favreau vehicle, Couples Retreat. Or maybe even as the voice of [...]

Watch a New Short from Peter Serafinowicz and Robert Popper

Look Around You co-conspirators Peter Serafinowicz and Robert Popper reunited to make this new short together, which they just uploaded to YouTube yesterday. Entitled "Building a Human," it's a faux-1960s industrial film that shows aliens how people are created. I wish Serafinowicz and Popper were in charge of all alien instructional videos.

Peter Serafinowicz Announces New Book ‘A Billion Jokes’ (It Probably Has Less Jokes than That)

British comedian Peter Serafinowicz just announced that his new book A Billion Jokes is available for pre-order on Amazon now (it comes out next month). You might know Serafinowicz from his amazing cult series Look Around You or from his appearances in Shaun of the Dead, Running Wilde, and Star Wars Episode 1 (where he played Darth Maul!), but his wildly-popular Twitter feed is the inspiration for the new book. On Twitter, Serafinowicz is renowned for his snappy answers to questions from his fans, and these Q&A’s are collected here. Don’t worry, there aren’t really a billion jokes in the book. That’d be a lot. Just several hundred.