Alec Berg


HBO Renews Bill Hader’s Barry for Season 2; Mike Judge’s Silicon Valley for Season 6

Less than a month after one’s series premiere and the other’s season premiere, HBO has announced that they are renewing the Bill Hader comedy series Barry for a second season; and Mike Judge‘s Emmy-winning Silicon Valley for a sixth season. Both series premiered their respective eight-episode seasons on the cable network on March 25. “While […]

Barry: Bill Hader Talks HBO’s Hitman Comedy Series

When you’re a struggling actor who runs from audition to audition, leaning to deal with rejection can be a pretty tough thing to do. When you know you’re just one bullet away from changing a casting director’s mind, it makes dealing with rejection just that much tougher. Saturday Night Live‘s Bill Hader finds himself facing […]

HBO’s Barry: Bill Hader’s Hitman Gives New Meaning to Headshot

Sure, Barry might be a hitman…but what he really wants to do is act! Saturday Night Live‘s Bill Hader is stepping into the role of a lifetime: a living and breathing personification of the “comedy/tragedy” duality in the form of Barry, the lead character in and title of HBO‘s upcoming comedy series. Created by Hader […]

Barry: HBO Releases First Teaser for Bill Hader’s Hitman Comedy Series

Saturday Night Live‘s Bill Hader is stepping into the role of a lifetime: a walking personification of the “comedy/tragedy” duality in the form of Barry, the lead character in and title of HBO‘s upcoming comedy series. Created by Hader (IFC’s Documentary Now!, Comedy Central’s South Park) and Silicon Valley executive producer Alec Berg, the series is […]