Comedian Peter Serafinowicz (Look Around You, Running Wilde) has been providing live commentary on recent World Cup matches via his account on the website Mixlr, despite not being familiar with soccer and apparently analyzing a different sport.
Here's a bit from his recent commentary on the US-Ghana match (via Sports Illustrated):
Well I’m afraid this game has entered rather boring territory again. … I’m looking at the clock and it’s 59:30 and I’m thinking, “Goodness gracious. 60 minutes in, I mean, two-thirds of the way in and still, what a boring game.
What a game. We’ve had sad goals, happy goals, people jettisoned into the sea.
Sneak previews of Axe Cop and High School USA! will run Sunday at 9:30 and 9:45 p.m. eastern, respectively, with all due respect, on Fox. The shows will make their official series premieres beginning at 11 p.m. Saturday, July 27th.
Fox's initial raison d'etre was to be the "alternative" to the staid, lame network programming us human beings had foolishly grown accustomed to. While Fox still reaches the youngest viewers among the "big four" channels today, cable has become the home to the more subversive, niche, talked about TV shows. Not coincidentally, cable is also where more and more viewers, and more and more money, are going. This cannot [...]
Comedian Peter Serafinowicz is also a talented music video director, and here's his latest creation for the Daft Punk song "Get Lucky." He previously direct videos for Hot Chip's "I Feel Better" and "Night & Day" and Alex Metric & Steve Angello's "Open Your Eyes" (all embedded below). In addition to being directed by Peter Serafinowicz, the new Daft Punk video also stars Peter Serafinowicz, Peter Serafinowicz, and Peter Serafinowicz.
Vine is a toy from Twitter that challenges users to make the most profound work ever committed to video in exactly six seconds. Or at the very least, challenges comedians to bring a little more laughter into this world. Every Tuesday we showcase five of the funniest short shorts of the past week.
Your RSS feed might be difficult and not show the videos, but trust us – they are there.
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.