IFC sketch show The Birthday Boys is coming back for a second 10-episode season next month, and a whole lot of stars are set to show up throughout the season. According to EW, The Birthday Boys has been given an official return date of Friday, October 17th at 11:30pm, and aside from executive producer Bob Odenkirk, here are all the guest stars slated to show up:
Tony Hale, Dana Carvey, Casey Wilson, and Doris Roberts, along with both halves of Tenacious D (Jack Black and Kyle Gass) and Tim & Eric (Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim). The guest list also includes Scott Aukerman, Chloe Bennet, Sandra Bernhard, Nicole [...]
Here's a sketch from this Friday's episode of IFC's The Birthday Boys, in which Birthday Boy Tim Kalpakis explains the evolving concept of what makes a family… and introduces you to his 10 dads.
Sketch group The Birthday Boys made a real website off of their sketch "Old Man in the Woods" (watch here) from their self-titled IFC show. OldManintheWoods.com is pretty scary.
Tonight, IFC is debuting its new comedy The Birthday Boys, the latest in a recent wave of TV sketch shows that includes Key & Peele, Inside Amy Schumer, and IFC's own Portlandia. But while all those other programs are centered on one our two personalities, The Birthday Boys is — like a lot of classic sketch shows — made up of a larger group of comedians and one that existed before the show.
Performing comedy together since 2006, The Birthday Boys consists of seven writer-performers (Jefferson Dutton, Dave Ferguson, Mike Hanford, Tim Kalpakis, Matt Kowalick, Mike Mitchell, Chris VanArtsdalen), six of whom met at Ithaca College before moving to [...]
IFC's new sketch show, The Birthday Boys, doesn't premiere until October 18th, but the network put an episode up online this morning for viewers to check out a couple weeks before the show starts airing. The Birthday Boys is written by and stars the LA-based sketch group of the same name, with executive producer Bob Odenkirk appearing in sketches too. IFC released the show's seventh episode, "Skewered," to IFC.com, iTunes, Amazon, Hulu, YouTube, Facebook, TVE, and VOD, or you can just watch it above.
There's also a pre-release episode of IFC's Comedy Bang Bang, with guests Jim Gaffigan, Matt Besser, and Matt Walsh, from the back half [...]