The Comedy Album 2776 Has 100 Stars, But NPR's Nina Totenberg Steals It

Everybody's buzzing about the new comedy album 2776, which is chock full of famous comedians and personalities, riffing about the future and science-fictional stuff. Almost everybody you love is on this album — but perhaps surprisingly, the clear standout is NPR's Nina Totenberg's a capella rock opera. » 7/09/14 4:45pm 7/09/14 4:45pm

We finally know who's playing Captain Underpants on the big screen!

The Captain Underpants books are among the most banned reading material in the world. They're brilliantly subversive and weird, and a refreshingly dotty spin on superhero lore. And now, they're becoming an animated movie, with Ed Helms as Captain Underpants himself. » 1/22/14 11:46am 1/22/14 11:46am

The Naked Gun Reboot Planned with Ed Helms as Leslie Nielsen

Because every movie you don't care about has already been recycled at least once, Paramount has decided to begin rebooting the ones you actually do care about — starting with The Naked Gun. » 12/14/13 6:43pm 12/14/13 6:43pm

From The Office Crew, A Time-Traveling Civil War Buddy Comedy

Ed Helms (the preppy guy from NBC's The Office) is saddling up for a Civil War film produced by Steve Carell, in which Helms is a re-enacter who gets sent back in time to the actual Civil War, with an African-American professor who is protesting the re-enactment. I'm just guessing the two of them have to learn how to… » 2/26/09 4:00pm 2/26/09 4:00pm