Type: Event | Date: Tuesday, Sep 1, 2009
Type: Article | Date: Thursday, Aug 16, 2012
Chris O'Dowd is teaming with improv master Christopher Guest for a new comedy series for BBC and HBO. The two networks gave the straight-to-series order for the single-camera comedy "Family Tree" ea...
Type: Article | Date: Wednesday, Sep 26, 2012
Multi-hyphenate Christopher Guest is gathering his hordes of improv comedy legends once again -- this time for the small screen. Fred Willard, Michael McKean and Ed Begley Jr. are all joining Christopher...
Type: Article | Date: Thursday, Jan 31, 2013
Christoph Waltz is bringing his Oscar-winning talents to Studio 8H. The "Django Unchained" star has been tapped to host the Feb. 16 episode of "Saturday Night Live," which will mark his first ap...
Type: Post | Date: Tuesday, Mar 19, 2013
We don't normally cover small-screen fare here at In Contention, but when the show in question is the creation of Christopher Guest, exceptions should be made. Guest, whose irreverent brand of mock-doc comedy includes...
Type: Post | Date: Thursday, May 9, 2013
Christopher Guest has spent much of his brilliant career exploring the fine line between stupid and clever, as one his bandmates in “This Is Spinal Tap” put it. The characters in the Guest school of improv...
Type: Post | Date: Saturday, May 11, 2013
Christopher Guest's new HBO comed series "Family Tree" starts off from an autobiographical place. Like the show's hero, Tom Chadwick (Chris O'Dowd), Guest once inherited a trunk of family mementos and bec...
10 stories you may have missed: Christopher Nolan reveals 'Batman' writer's block spurred 'Superman' visionType: Gallery | Date: Saturday, Mar 13, 2010
Christopher Nolan is hard at work editing his upcoming summer release "Inception," but took a break during the week to discuss his involvement as just a producer on Warner Bros.' latest "Superman" ...
Type: Article | Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2013
If you've been watching Christopher Guest's new HBO series "Family Tree," you know there's plenty of stuff in the foreground to send you into a fit of giggles*. But you might not have spotted all the hilario...
Type: Post | Date: Sunday, May 12, 2013
I've already published my review of HBO's "Family Tree," as well as an interview with co-creator Christopher Guest. Now it's your turn. What did everybody think of the latest bit of improvisational sill...