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Adam Scott Revives His 'Step Brothers' Character for Funny Or Die Affordable Care Act Video

Following Barack Obama's appearance on Between Two Ferns a couple weeks ago, here's Funny Or Die's latest video in support of the Affordable Care Act. In it, Adam Scott reprises his douchebag brother character from the movie Step Brothers to talk about how terrible health insurance is with his fellow members of The Cool Squad (Jeff Probst, Mark Cuban, Chris Daughtry).

Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly Are Starring in Another Movie Together

Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly are making another movie together. The Wrap reports that the pair is set to star in Devil's Night, with the title referencing October 30th, the day before Halloween when teenagers make mischief. Ferrell and Reilly will play a pair of best friends who bonded over the pseudo-holiday as teens before it tore their friendship apart. Now, 15 years later, they make amends in order to save their neighborhood from being destroyed on Devil's Night. Andrew Mogel and Jarrad Paul (Yes Man, Allen Gregory) wrote the script. Ferrell and Adam McKay are producing via their company Gary Sanchez. This will be the third [...]

The Lost Roles Interview with Tom Lennon

Lost Roles is a weekly column exploring "what might have been" in movie and TV comedy as we take a different actor, writer, or comedian each week and examine the parts they turned down, wanted but didn’t get, and the projects that fell apart altogether. This week, I interviewed Tom Lennon, star and writer of beloved comedy shows like Reno 911! and The State and an accomplished screenwriter and author (with Ben Garant) of the hilarious, no-bullshit screenwriting how-to book Writing Movies for Fun and Profit. Every actor has their fair share of close casting calls, and Tom Lennon is no exception. He was nice enough to chat [...]