Craig Robinson is known to many as Darryl Philbin from The Office, but he’s also scored roles on the big screen in such films as Hot Tub Time Machine, This Is the End and Zack and Miri Make a Porno among others.
The drug and sex fueled era of the Sunset Strip from the 1980s is well documented, and that environment serves as the backdrop for the crime anthology series Wicked City. Jeremy Sisto, last seen on TV’s The Returned and also known for his several year run with Law & Order, recently joined the cast LAPD detective Jack Roth, the man who solved the Hillside Strangler case.
What’s my favorite reality TV show? Tough question. I honestly can’t remember the first reality show I watched. I’m sure over the course of this essay it might come to me, or perhaps after I’m done someone will mention something which will remind me.
Though the kind folks at ABC Family and OK! Magazine plied bloggers, media members, and TV enthusiasts with champagne and mini-me cupcakes, the relaxed reception, held in Beverly Hills’ RealD Theatre, wasn’t the star of the show. The Kevin From Work pilot was screened at the gathering, and as first impressions go, the show did not disappoint.
Nevermen, a band that first collaborated in 2006, are finally releasing their self-titled debut album in October via Ipecac Recordings. A Soundcloud stream of their song “Tough Towns” has just been released, and it’s an excellent primer to the seamless and ambitious collaboration among members Tunde Adebimpe (TV on the Radio), Adam “Doseone” Drucker (Anticon/cLOUDDEAD) and Mike Patton (Faith No More/Tomahawk).
I am going to qualify this story with two different responses. First of all, Me and Earl and the Dying Girl is one of my favorite films of 2015, and it’s powered by inspired work from Thomas Mann, Olivia Cooke, and Jon Bernthal. Secondly, since August 5 is National Underwear Day, I can perfectly share this sound bite I collected from my interview with the aforementioned Cooke.
What comes to mind when you hear the word lush? Do you think of a fresh picked mango, so juicy and luscious? Maybe it’s a refreshing cocktail on a patio with several friends who are, for lack of a better word, lushes? Or perhaps you are a super health nut, and the UK brand “Lush Fresh Handmade Cosmetics” comes to mind.