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Wayne’s Mark McKenna Talks Dream Role, Del Dynamic, and Pop Culture Picks (INTERVIEW)

A highlight of Bleeding Cool‘s time at this year’s Tribeca TV Festival was screening/reviewing YouTube Premium’s new original comedy series Wayne, a tale of a bloody road trip, young love, and reckless youth from the writers of Deadpool and Zombieland launching on the streaming service on January 16 (see review below). Created by series writer Shawn Simmons and executive produced by Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick, Greg Coolidge, […]

Bill Hader attends Premiere Of HBO "Barry" at the Neuehouse, Hollywood, CA on March 21, 2018

Actors on Actors: Bill Hader and Jason Bateman Talk Auditions and More

One of the best interview series around this last year has to be Variety’s Actors on Actors series presented by Shutterstock. I mean, seriously — Kate Winslet interviewing Gary Oldman, Michael B. Jordan and Issa Ray  chatting, and Allison Brie talking with Jessica Biel, just to name a few. The most recent installment has Saturday Night Live alum Bill Hader chewing the fat with Arrested Development‘s Jason Bateman about […]

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 […]

HBO 2018 Promo: Westworld, Sharp Objects – But No Game of Thrones?

Around the holiday season, there are three things you can depend on: more travelling to family and friends this year than you swore you would do last year; at least one present that will end up in your “regift” filing cabinet; and HBO reminding its subscribers just how much they’ve spent on programming the past […]

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 […]

HBO Vs. Hackers: ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm,’ ‘Insecure’ And More Leaked

Following-up on promises from earlier in the week that more “data dumps” were to follow, hackers stepped-up their attacks against HBO on Sunday by leaking several episodes of Curb Your Enthusiasm (set to premiere October 2017), Ballers and Insecure and other series (including as-yet-unaired episodes of Barry and The Deuce). The week-long back-and-forth between the […]