Topic: Bill Murray

Melissa McCarthy Tells A Story About Meeting Bill Murray, And It’s As Hilarious As You’d Expect

Melissa McCarthy Tells A Story About Meeting Bill Murray, And It's As Hilarious As You'd Expect

When a very funny person tells a very funny story about meeting another very funny person in an interview conducted by yet another very funny person, what do you call it? A comedy miracle, yes. But what else? You call it Melissa McCarthy’s story about meeting Bill Murray for the first time in her new interview with Ellen DeGeneres. More »

13 Memorable Examples Of Actors Playing Themselves In Movies And TV

13 Memorable Examples Of Actors Playing Themselves In Movies And TV

It’s always pretty delightful when an actor shows up in a movie or television show playing him or herself. If it’s in a serious role, it leads you to have all sorts of meta concepts swirling around your head. If it’s just a funny cameo in which they play a caricature of themselves, it shows they’re a good sport and don’t take themselves too seriously. More »

Bill Murray Imitates A Crying Baby, I Find My New Computer Background

Bill Murray Imitates A Crying Baby, I Find My New Computer Background

Bill Murray remains hilarious. Case in point: this photograph he took with a crying baby. It was submitted by Laura R. to the Tumblr Reasons My Son Is Crying. If you’re not aware of this Tumblr, it’s basically a collection of photographs of babies mid-cry-face, with captions that detail the silly reasons they’re bawling. It’s funny because babies are the worst, am I right? Tiny pooping drama queens. More »

An Ode To Bill Murray, By A Young Person Who Loves Him

An Ode To Bill Murray, By A Young Person Who Loves Him

I’ve loved Bill Murray for most of my life. It’s not like this is a secret, but what with the mixed reviews his new film Hyde Park On Hudson has been getting, I figure we might all need a little reminder as to why Bill Murray is totally unfuckwithable. I haven’t seen the movie myself, but if it’s bad, there’s no way that that’s Bill Murray’s fault. Because he is Bill Murray. More »

13 Actors Who Could Have Played Iconic Roles

13 Actors Who Could Have Played Iconic Roles

Severus Snape? Alan Rickman. Marty McFly? Michael J. Fox. Vivian Ward? Julia Roberts. We all know and love these characters, and their actors’ portrayals of them were so perfect, it can be hard to imagine anyone else playing them. But guess what? If things had gone a little differently, Alan Rickman might not have landed Snape, Michael J. Fox may not have donned Marty’s orange vest, and Julia Roberts may not have become one of the world’s most well-known prostitutes. That’s right: Each of these characters were originally pitched to different actors, and in some cases, were even recast midway through shooting. What other iconic characters might have ended up being played by totally different actors? Read on to find out! More »