Michael Bolton needs you this Valentine’s Day

Michael Bolton will be lonely this Valentine’s Day. Or at least, he says he will. That’s the conceit that Bolton, Scott Aukerman, and Akiva Schaffer kept up when we sat down with them last week in New York to discuss their Netflix special Michael Bolton’s Big, Sexy Valentine’s Day Special—a collection of zany sketches…

Silly demolishes sexy in Michael Bolton’s Big, Sexy Valentine’s Day Special

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Despite the title, it’s not a good idea to cue up Michael Bolton’s Big, Sexy Valentine’s Day Special with a special someone in hopes that viewing it will lead to fornication. By the time you get to Fred Armisen performing an ultrasound on a piece of chocolate your libido will be dead, but at least you’ll be laughing…

The Lonely Island to produce Cuban family sitcom from comedian Chris Garcia

Things didn’t work out especially well the last time The Lonely Island boys produced a TV show, but that’s not going to stop them from trying again. According to Variety, Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone, and Akiva Schaffer are going to be producing a new comedy series from comedian Chris Garcia through their Party Over…

Comedy Bang! Bang! is lab-engineered for your viewing pleasure

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Softie alert: “The Lonely Island Wear Dark Pants And Eyeglasses” might as well have been custom-engineered in a lab just for me. I love The Lonely Island. I love “Oh, Hello.” I love robot jokes. I love a good font joke almost as I love a dumb Annie Hall joke. And, of course, I love Scott Aukerman and “Weird Al”…

Seal gets a kiss from a wolf in new Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping trailer

A new trailer has been released for The Lonely Island’s new feature film, Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping. Popstar stars Andy Samberg as Conner4Real, who has an existential pop crisis when his sophomore album crashes and burns. The first trailer introduced some of Conner’s extensive entourage, including his DJ…

The Lonely Island disses the Mona Lisa, talks up pie on Popstar soundtrack

The Lonely Island’s stepping up the promotion for its latest feature-length film, Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping, which will follow the rise and fall of Conner4Real (Andy Samberg). Ahead of the film’s June 3 release date, the comedy trio has shared a couple of songs from the movie’s soundtrack, a move that was…

Party Over Here asks “Who are these women? What’s their deal?”

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“Suffragettes,” the premiere episode of Party Over Here, opens and closes with the fiction that it’s a long-lived series. After a quick filmed segment, Nicole Byer, Jessica McKenna, and Alison Rich take the stage to welcome the audience to their 25th season, opening by answering (fictional) questions from their…