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What to Watch on IFC: May 23 – 29 (photo)

What to Watch on IFC: May 23 – 29

Well…we either survived the Rapture, or it’s really really subtle. Either way we’re going to need some time in front of the warming glow of the television to think about what we’ve done. Here’s what to watch this week on IFC: Monday One of the best-loved films from the idiosyncratic British film studio Ealing Pictures […]

Five Julian Sands Roles We Love (photo)

Five Julian Sands Roles We Love

In “Gothic,” which airs at 12:15 a.m. ET, director Ken Russell applied his trademark excess to the making of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley’s story “Frankenstein.” The surreal story is embellished from events which allegedly took place at the Swiss villa of Lord Byron (Gabriel Byrne) on the night of June 16, 1816. In short, it’s what […]

Spend Sunday With A Real “Bollywood Hero” (photo)

Spend Sunday With A Real “Bollywood Hero”

While you may not usually get up early on Sunday mornings, this week IFC is making it worthwhile, because “Bollywood Hero” is airing at 8:15 a.m. ET. “Bollywood Hero” is an IFC Original three-part mini-series starring Chris Kattan (Saturday Night Live) as an actor tired of being rejected as a leading-man in Hollywood. So he […]

Bollywood Hero Flash Mob in Times Square (photo)

Bollywood Hero Flash Mob in Times Square

On August 4th, 2009, dozens of Bollywood dancers suddenly began to dance in the middle of Times Square to support Bollywood Hero, a 3 part mini-series on IFC. Bollywood Hero stars Chris Kattan, Neha Dhupia, Pooja Kumar and the show’s choreographer Longinus Fernandes (Slumdog Millionaire) were in attendance. The mini-series premieres August 6th, 7th and […]

Michael Penn Knows the Score (photo)

Michael Penn Knows the Score

Singer/songwriter Michael Penn has been making albums for two decades and is sad to see them go. Not only the physical media, but the album as an art form, a concept, a story with two acts. He’s not the kind of musician who’s excited that you can listen to your favorite mix on your phone. […]

What to Watch on IFC in August (photo)

What to Watch on IFC in August

Chris Kattan is synonymous with “Saturday Night Live,” where he memorably played a variety of characters, including Mango and a head-bopping Butabi brother. Fast forward a few years, and the comedian is taking on a new role — himself. This month, IFC presents “Bollywood Hero,” a three-part miniseries in which Kattan plays a fed-up Hollywood […]

The Delightfully Prickly Julian Sands (photo)

The Delightfully Prickly Julian Sands

On the screen, Julian Sands is known for a wide spectrum of roles that make the most of his seemingly contradictory mixture of glowering, antihero intensity and ethereal leading man looks. On the telephone, he presents an equally formidable hybrid: Sands has got delightfully prickly down to an art. The British-born actor, who began his […]

Real-life Mumbai Heroes: Project Crayons (photo)

Real-life Mumbai Heroes: Project Crayons

We here at IFC would like to introduce Project Crayons, an amazing organization in Mumbai that supports Indian girls in distress by providing shelter, education and healthcare in their group home. We’re grateful that Project Crayons invited us to film at one of their locations, Udaan Ghar, and to feature many of their girls in […]

Chris Kattan, Bollywood Hero

Here’s a first look at our brand new mini-series “Bollywood Hero”! “Bollywood Hero” is a three-night Bollywood musical event starring Chris Kattan that will premiere on IFC August 6, 7 and 8 at 10pm ET/PT. Kattan plays himself, sort of, in this scripted comedy — tired of being rejected as a leading-man in Hollywood, he […]