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Watch Mario Batali Cook a Late Night Dinner for Fred Armisen and Kristen Wiig

Article: Watch Mario Batali Cook a Late Night Dinner for Fred Armisen and Kristen Wiig

Any normal person would be pretty happy to have world-renowned chef Mario Batali cooking for them. But Fred Arminsen and Kristen Wiig aren’t exactly normal people. After seeing what dinner with these two is like, we hope they at least left Colin Hanks a decent tip after this. Watch a clip from last night’s Late…

Watch Fred Armisen Audition to Join The Flaming Lips

Article: Watch Fred Armisen Audition to Join The Flaming Lips

Fred Armisen wants to join The Flaming Lips. While we know Fred likes to keep busy what with Portlandia and bandleader duties on Late Night with Seth Meyers, this is getting ridiculous. In this new video for Funny or Die, the beloved weird rockers are looking for a new lead singer and über Lips fan…

Fred Armisen Talks <em>Portlandia</em>, Plays Drums on <em>The Howard Stern Show</em>

Article: Fred Armisen Talks Portlandia, Plays Drums on The Howard Stern Show

Portlandia‘s Fred Armisen and Howard Stern go way back, so it’s never exactly surprising when Fred stops by the Stern show, but it’s always engaging. This morning’s go-round was no less interesting with Fred and Stern covering everything from cutting out sugar to his very busy work life including, of course, two full-time jobs: Writing,…

5 Must-See Fred Armisen Moments on <em>Late Night</em>

Article: 5 Must-See Fred Armisen Moments on Late Night

Fred Armisen is a busy man. When he’s not writing, producing and starring in Portlandia, he’s putting on an English accent and blonde wig to become the Thatcher-loving punk Ian Rubbish , and talking about the sexiest elbows in rock music. And what is he doing when he’s not wearing a wig or an accent?…

Watch Carrie Declare Social Bankruptcy on <em>Portlandia</em>

Article: Watch Carrie Declare Social Bankruptcy on Portlandia

If you want to be the first to know all the latest news from Portlandia, the trick is to like the page on Facebook and to follow the show on Twitter @IFCportlandia and use the hashtag #portlandia, like, a lot. That way you’re always in the know and can RT all the best jokes, add…

Biggie? ODB? WTF? Fred Missed Hip Hop on <em>Portlandia</em>

Article: Biggie? ODB? WTF? Fred Missed Hip Hop on Portlandia

Quick: What does ODB stand for? Sure you know, but somehow Fred missed hip hop entirely and he needs a little hip hop history lesson. On tonight’s brand-new episode of Portlandia, Carrie teaches Fred everything he needs to know about East Coast vs West Coast rivalries (spoiler: It has nothing to do with Queen Latifah!),…

Fred Armisen Gets Teased About Playing Joy Behar on <em>The View</em>

Article: Fred Armisen Gets Teased About Playing Joy Behar on The View

Fred Armisen stopped by The View to talk about all the exciting things happening in his world, but most of all to talk about the fourth seasons of Portlandia, which returns for a whole new season tonight at 10/9c. While Sherri Shepherd teased him about out-Joy Beharing Joy Behar, and Jenny McCarthy offered to set…

Fred and Carrie Reveal the Meaning of “A-O River!” and More on Reddit

Article: Fred and Carrie Reveal the Meaning of “A-O River!” and More on Reddit

In their continuing quest to get the entire world jumping up and down in excitement simultaneously and tip the world on its axis long enough for Portland to have four extra days of sunshine a year, Portlandia co-stars, co-creators, co-writers and co-producers Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein did a Reddit AMA yesterday. You should read…

<em>Portlandia</em>: Doug and Claire Make a Big Commitment

Article: Portlandia: Doug and Claire Make a Big Commitment

In a brand-new clip from the upcoming fourth season of Portlandia, freewheeling, flannel-loving Doug (Fred Armisen) and career-oriented go-getter Claire (Carrie Brownstein) decide to finally make a big commitment to each other. No, they aren’t getting hitched, but for better or worse, they are opening a joint checking account. Like The Beatles said: Money can’t…

Watch Fred Armisen and Jimmy Fallon Channel the Beatles

Article: Watch Fred Armisen and Jimmy Fallon Channel the Beatles

Fred Armisen stopped by The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon to visit with his old pal from SNL. They talked about Fred’s new role as bandleader for Late Night with Seth Meyers and why his fear of heights may have made everyone on the set of Modern Family think he was a big old weirdo.…

<em>Portlandia</em> Season 4 Kicks Off This Thursday at 10/9c

Article: Portlandia Season 4 Kicks Off This Thursday at 10/9c

Start pickling your celery and concocting celery-based cocktails, because Portlandia returns to IFC this Thursday, Feb 27 at 10pm ET/PT. The new 10-episode season of the sketch comedy show created by Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein and Jonathan Krisel, features some familiar faces such as Mayor Kyle MacLachlan, Jeff Goldblum, Ed Begley Jr., Steve Buscemi, Annie…

See Fred Armisen, John Oliver and More Chat for Charity

Article: See Fred Armisen, John Oliver and More Chat for Charity

If you’re in New York, clear your calendar on March 5th for a good cause. 826NYC, which provides free writing and literacy programs to kids, is staging a 10th Anniversary Spectacular and they invited some of our favorite people to help celebrate. The fundraiser is hosted by Sarah Vowell and Eugene Mirman and will pair…

Meet the New <em>Late Night</em> Bandleader: Fred Armisen

Article: Meet the New Late Night Bandleader: Fred Armisen

NBC’s Late Night is defined by its host and bandleader. Letterman and Schaffer. Fallon and Questlove. And now: Meyers and Armisen. That’s right, Seth Meyers announced on Twitter today that Fred Armisen will “curate and lead the band,” and most importantly, “continue to run it even when he’s off shooting Portlandia.” Late Night with Seth…

Watch <em>Portlandia</em> with Fred Armisen at Special Advance Screenings

Article: Watch Portlandia with Fred Armisen at Special Advance Screenings

If you’re lucky enough to live in Providence, Minneapolis or Denver, Christmas is coming late (or early!) Fred is stepping out of your television and heading to select cities for advance screenings of the upcoming fourth season of Portlandia. After the sneak peek at the new season, Fred will stick around for a Q&A to…

Join Fred & Carrie for an Evening at the 92nd St Y

Article: Join Fred & Carrie for an Evening at the 92nd St Y

A few days before the fourth season of Portlandia kicks off, Fred and Carrie will be heading to New York’s 92nd St Y for a fun-filled evening and you’re invited. Grab tickets to the event here and we will see you on Tue, Feb 25, 2014 at 8 pm as Fred and Carrie talk about…

Get Artisanal with the Upcoming <em>Portlandia</em> Cookbook

Article: Get Artisanal with the Upcoming Portlandia Cookbook

Brush up on your pickling skills because the official Portlandia Cookbook is coming soon. Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein and co-creator/director Jonathan Krisel are crafting 50 recipes inspired by the characters and skits on the show, along with stories, sidebars and more. That means meals for the artisanal chef who is allergy aware, hyper-local, eco-conscious, small-batch-minded,…

<em>The Spoils of Babylon</em> Fever Continues to Spread

Article: The Spoils of Babylon Fever Continues to Spread

It seems like everyone is excited about The Spoils of Babylon. Even Fred Armisen. Check out an image of the Portlandia star reading Eric Jonrosh’s epic novel below, and tune in to the miniseries event, which premieres Thursday, January 9th at 10/9c.

Fred Armisen Is “Ambiance Man” in New Web Series

Article: Fred Armisen Is “Ambiance Man” in New Web Series

Ever find yourself in need of changing a mood, but don’t know what to do? Never fear, Ambiance Man is here. Fred Armisen has played a lot of characters on Portlandia, but none with a super power like this. In MOCAtv‘s new YouTube web series, he plays a superhero with a knack for sprucing up…

Fred Armisen Runs From Zombies in New Red Fang Video

Article: Fred Armisen Runs From Zombies in New Red Fang Video

Portland sludge rockers Red Fang have released a new video, featuring Portlandia‘s Fred Armisen hiding from an undead horde. While Fred has a lot of experience running from DJ zombies, the walking dead in this clip don’t want you to come to their DJ night, they want your beer. They want ALL the beer and…

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