Tag Archives: Ellie Kemper
The fiery actress, who also appears in NBC's hit series "The Office," married longtime boyfriend, writer Michael Koman on Saturday. The couple tied the knot in New York City in front of family and friends, according to People. Get More »
Is it a coincidence that NBC Universal's goofy and charming new rom-com "The Five-Year Engagement" is studded with actors from its Thursday-night lineup? Even "30 Rock" boss Jack Donaghy couldn't come up with a better plan.
Emily Blunt and Jason Segel are the stars, of course, as you can see from the ads featuring their enormous(ly lovely) faces on billboards, buses, and bus stops everywhere. Over the course of the movie's 124 minutes, viewers soon find themselves treated to appearances by some of the funniest young actors on the scene. Get More »
In Hollywood, the early months of the year are typically reserved for a few very specific varieties of films: awards-season darlings expanding their distribution, genre films looking to conquer the box office via counterprogramming, and comedies the studios hope will earn a quick buck before dying a quiet death.
But on March 16, Sony Pictures is releasing "21 Jump Street," Chris Miller and Phil Lord's big-screen update of the 1980s television series of the same name. And while in most cases a movie like this would probably fall into that third category, Lord and Miller have created an almost instant classic -- a comedy that manages to pay homage to its source material while standing alone as a terrific buddy cop movie.
Still skeptical? We understand. We've assembled six solid reasons it's 2012's first must-see comedy. Get More »
"Bridesmaids" star Ellie Kemper is officially a bride.
On "Conan" Wednesday night, the 31-year-old actress confirmed that she is engaged to Michael Koman, her boyfriend of several years, People reports.
During her interview, O'Brien threw in that he wanted "to mention something … It's sort of a big deal around this office. You got engaged."
Kemper replied, "Yeah, I did!" O'Brien offered his congratulations, describing Koman as a "very talented writer who worked for me for many, many years." Get More »
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"21 Jump Street" was once Johnny Depp's hallowed hunting ground, but that will all change in 2012 when a new breed of baby-faced cops will infiltrate high schools to fight crime among teens.
Now it's headed for the big screen, and the latest addition is fresh-faced Ellie Kemper from "Bridesmaids." Kemper will play a science teacher who has some real chemistry with an undercover cop played by ab-tacular Channing Tatum. Kemper played an innocent new wife in "Bridesmaids," but things are about to get a little steamier for the up-and-coming actress, especially with Tatum as a love interest. Get More »