In the name of fulfilling my civic duty as an obsessive TV-watcher, I’m calling them out on all of their weirdness. More
Topic: Freaks and Geeks
We’ll always hold a special place in our hearts for Freaks and Geeks, so imagine our delight when one of the show’s alums appeared on The CW last night: Sarah Hagan, who played Lindsay’s awkward childhood friend Millie Kentner. Sarah’s long, freckled face is easily recognizable, and (unfortunately) she was playing the same character: A shy geek prone to blurting out reasons why she’s terminally uncool.
But more than a decade after Freaks and Geeks ended, Sarah’s playing a college freshman on 90210. What gives? More
[*Note: for the time being, this column will go over to a monthly format while I spend some time Arkansasing with my actual boyfriend, Brent.]
I think it’s pretty normal to have romantic fantasies about a type of person you wouldn’t realistically want to get romantic with. You’ll hear a lot about women who have burglar fantasies, but they don’t actually want a guy to break into their home. John Mayer thought it would be fun to go out with Jennifer Love Hewitt, and vice versa, before cruel reality descended In the same way, I have a thing Jason Segel’s needy, obsessive television characters while also recognizing that I would want to murder all of them if they were my boyfriends in ordinary life. More
Paul Feig has got to be the most dapper director in Hollywood. The Bridesmaids director (and creator of best–thing-ever Freaks and Geeks) has a bit of a reputation for his sartorial skills. Dude even wears a tie to set! Plus, it doesn’t hurt his look to pose with Jon Hamm. More
Donald Glover, Community star and Spider-Man-wannabe, has a second career as a musician, rapping under the name Childish Gambino. He’s released a track from his upcoming EP, and it’s really good! Plus it’s called “Freaks and Geeks,” and that show was like the Community of the late 90s. Bonus points if you catch the Black Swan reference on the first listen. More
Jason Segel certainly knows how to start off an interview, as evidenced by his recent profile piece in GQ. But he failed to answer the obvious follow-up question: When did you stop? Yesterday? Can’t remember? “I miss smoking a ton … More
Last night was the Women In Film Crystal & Lucy Awards, which is a mouthful to say but apparently a sort of big deal! We say “sort of” because if we didn’t know any better, we’d think this was some … More
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Martin Starr and James Franco share much in common: They are offbeat, comic actors with a cult fan base. They both starred in the short-lived TV series Freaks And Geeks. They do interesting “work.” But Martin, who played a geek … More
Take a look at this equation: Kristen Wiig’s first starring role + Freaks and Geeks masterminds = new movie for Universal Pictures. What’s that you say? The greatest movie that has ever existed, ever? Not too fast. Sure, it sounds … More