Posts tagged as rolling stones

Mick Jagger Calls Monty Python a "Bunch of Wrinkly Old Men Trying to Relive Their Youth"

To introduce the press conference ahead of Monty Python's live farewell shows in London starting this week, Mick Jagger — who has made fun of himself plenty of times in the past — starred in the above clip alongside a lazing Charlie Watts, in which Jagger trashes the comedy group for being a bunch of old men who were hip back in the '60s and '70s but are now irrelevant and overplayed.

Judd Apatow Tells the Story of the Movie He Almost Made with Ben Stiller, Brad Pitt, and the Rolling Stones

Judd Apatow appeared on MTV's Pioneers series this week, and here's a clip from the interview in which he tells the story of a comedic Rolling Stones concert movie he wrote with Ben Stiller in the early 90s that would have starred Stiller, Brad Pitt, Andy Dick, and of course, the Rolling Stones. It sounds unbelievably crazy. They should just make that thing now just like they're doing with Apatow's Simpsons script from the early 90s. I can't imagine any difficulties involved in raising a big enough budget to pay Stiller, Apatow, Pitt, and the Stones and to put on a live concert, all while keeping Andy Dick [...]

Mick Jagger to Host, Perform on 'SNL' Finale

On May 19th, for the finale, Mick Jagger will be the famous person with burden of trying to follow Will Ferrell as SNL host. Mick Jagger has been the musical guest three times and kind of hosted once, as part of the Rolling Stones (they played three songs and appeared in only two sketches; Ed Koch did the monologue). Most famously, Jagger took part in the above mirror sketch that was reprised earlier this season with Jimmy as the one being impersonated (below). Is Mick a good choice? Is it going to be like the Betty White episode but male? Do you think there will be a [...]