| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:44 AM
Last fall, FX’s "American Horror Story" burst onto the scene as one of television’s best drama miniseries and was nominated for 17 Emmy Awards. This season, co-creators Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk flipped the script by changing characters,...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 8:48 AM
The "Battlestar Galactica" prequel "Blood & Chrome" finally is taking flight, but not quite the way fans had hoped. "Portlandia" characters Doug and Claire won't be able to watch the whole thing at once!
At least not at first. The pilot movie will...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 6:35 AM
Comedy Bang Bang
premiering Friday, June 8 at 10 p.m. on IFC, followed by "Bunk"
After the success of "Portlandia"and its comedic hipster self-flagellations, the Independent Film Channel is pushing deeper into the realm of fringe comedy. IFC...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 9:14 AM
When filmmaker Craig Erpelding and his then-girlfriend enlisted the services of the Apartment People in the summer of 2008 to find an apartment after moving to Chicago from L.A., he found himself unable to answer a very basic question: "What...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 1:06 PM
"Portlandia" fans get a special treat July 20 when IFC airs a new one-hour special, "Portlandia: The Brunch Special."
"Portlandia: The Brunch Special" takes fans behind-the-scenes into the making of the Season 2 finale, "Brunch Village" with a director's...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 3:01 PM
“I just saw a bunch of copies of RedEye; I’m in Chicago right now!” Fred Armisen said during a recent conference call in which he and his “Portlandia” co-creator/star, Carrie Brownstein, phoning from Portland, were...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 3:30 AM
Dogs love dog parks but the fenced in public spaces have a way of bringing out the worst in some people.
Leave it to the folks behind the hit television show "Portlandia" to skewer dog park culture.
In the new season of the sketch-style comedy that airs...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 5:11 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Stop us if you've heard this one before: HBO dominated the Emmy nominations announced Thursday morning, picking up 81 nods for viewer favorites such as "Boardwalk Empire" and "Game of Thrones" as well as comedy newcomers "Girls" and "Veep."...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 11:15 AM
A web series born as a spoof of the popular IFC series “Portlandia” is racking up thousands of views on the internet.
In the same way the show starring Carrie Brownstein and SNL’s Fred Armisen pokes fun at Portland’s unique sub-...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 2:11 PM
Marc Maron is nothing if not perceptive about his own tics, as his Twitter feed will attest. “My Jewish stomach doesn't like Korean food,” he posted recently, and then asked: “Racist?” Both profoundly insecure and deeply ambitious,...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 10:15 AM
To anyone who follows the yearly awards-show banter, it's no surprise that the Golden Globe TV nominations announced Thursday would leave many viewers scratching their heads.
You never know what you'll get from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association,...