After a poster was released earlier this week, Magnolia Pictures has debuted the first trailer for the romantic comedy Life Partners starring Leighton Meester and Gillian Jacobs, which offers a stirring look at how relationships can get in the way of long-standing friendships.
Adam Brody stars as nerdy Tim, who falls in love with Paige, resulting in her first serious relationship. At 29, she hasn't ever been involved in a long-term commitment, except with her BFF Sasha. They used to only have each other, but this new guy is starting to change that in unexpected ways.Read More
Originally making his mark in Hollywood with a role on the popular primetime soap The O.C., Adam Brody may have recently been seen passing away at the beginning of The League Season 6 as an AIDS sufferer who gets hit by a bus, but that doesn't mean he'll stay down for long. The former teen icon is back to wreck havoc on the lives of two longtime girlfriends in Life Partners, which has just debuted a new poster.
Adam Brody isn't anywhere to be see on this first one-sheet, which is given over to stars Leighton Meester and Gillian Jacobs, also both veterans of popular TV series. They'll soon discover how just this one guy can ruin their perfect union.Read More
On behalf of Phase 4 Films, we're excited to share the new poster for the upcoming comedy Adventures in the Sin Bin, starring Bo Burnham, Michael Seater, Emily Meade, Gillian Jacobs, Ben McKenzie, Jeff Garlin and Tim Blake Nelson!
Brian is a shy teen who loans out his van, nicknamed SIN BIN, to his friends for their sexual exploits while he remains a frustrated virgin. When he meets a helpful school mate and his girlfriend, he finds himself in an awkward love triangle while learning the art of wooing women.Read More
Gillian Jacobs has joined the cast of Steve Pink's comedy sequel Hot Tub Time Machine 2.
The first film centered on life long friends Adam (John Cusack), Lou (Rob Corddry), Nick (Craig Robinson) and Jacob (Clark Duke). After a long night of partying, the group is transported back to 1986 where they have a chance to change their futures. The sequel will likely continue the story of the first project.Read More
Gillian Jacobs has joined Steven Brill's upcoming comedy Walk of Shame. Elizabeth Banks and James Marsden are already attached to star.
The film follows a hyper news anchor (Elizabeth Banks), who, after a long night of partying, finds herself locked out on the street without her belongings. She embarks on an adventure to find her way across Los Angeles to make a very important job interview. Gillian Jacobs will play Elizabeth Banks's best friend.Read More
Production begins this week on Seeking a Friend for the End of the World, written and directed by Lorene Scafaria. The pre-apocalyptic comedy stars Golden Globe Award winner Steve Carell and Academy Award nominee Keira Knightley.
Confirmed as joining the two lead actors in the cast are - in alphabetical order - Connie Britton (Friday Night Lights), Adam Brody (Damsels in Distress), Roger Aaron Brown (The District), Tonita Castro (The Sarah Silverman Program), Rob Corddry (Mandate's Harold and Kumar Escape From Guantanamo), two-time Academy Award nominee Melinda Dillon (Close Encounters of the Third Kind), Rob Huebel (Human Giant), Gillian Jacobs (Community), Derek Luke (Focus' Catch a Fire), Melanie Lynskey (Focus' Away We Go), T.J. Miller (Cloverfield), Mark Moses (Desperate Housewives), Patton Oswalt (United States of Tara), William Petersen (CSI: Crime Scene Investigation), Lindsay Sloane (Horrible Bosses), and Bob Stephenson (Jericho).Read More
Kristen Wiig, Anna Faris, and Gillian Jacobs are emerging as the front runners for the female lead in Sacha Baron Cohen's upcoming comedy The Dictator, directed by Larry Charles, who also directed Borat.
The Paramount movie is described as "the heroic story of a dictator who risked his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed." Sacha Baron Cohen is said to play dual roles of a goat herder and a deposed foreign ruler who gets lost in the U.S.Read More
Not only is NBC's Community one of the funniest shows on TV, but all of the main cast members and creator Dan Harmon are active on Twitter, which makes the show even cooler, in my opinion. A few days ago, one of the show's stars, Gillian Jacobs, who plays Britta on the show, tweeted this photo from an actual Craig's List ad about a student seeking members for a real-life study group like the one on Community. Click on this ad below to see a bigger version.
Donald Glover retweeted Gillian Jacobs' original tweet, even stating that, "I might join." I love that the ad's creator is rather insistent that someone must actually have Starburns to be his group's Starburns... which leads me to wonder how many people out there actually did get starburns after Community premiered. Send me photos if you are an actual Starburns person, or if you know one, and I'll put them in next week's column. I'm kind of scared already...Read More