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All hail Hal Ashby - Jewish Advocate

... about the life of acclaimed filmmaker Hal Ashby. The film features interviews with actors, filmmakers, and producers such as Jeff Bridges, Judd Apatow and Jon Voight; however, like Ashby's films themselves, it is human, real and distinctly ...

Lights! Camera! Action! Here Are Busy Philipps' Best Acting Roles to Date - E! Online

The blonde industry vet first broke onto the scene in the Paul Feig-created and Judd Apatow-produced teen comedy Freaks and Geeks. Although the show was short-lived, it became a cult classic and is a favorite among fans of all ages. Nonetheless, Busy's ...

Crashing Season 3: In the Comedy Cellar with Pete Holmes and Judd Apatow - Den of Geek US

The rain is just starting to come down outside as I disappear behind the big black tarp leading into The Comedy Cellar. The club is in the middle of shooting the sixth episode of Crashing Season 3. Judd Apatow, who serves as executive producer, is ...

Avett Brothers Bringing Authentic Americana To Jorgensen Center - Hartford Courant

The Avett Brothers, from the foothills of North Carolina, have real connections to bluegrass and acoustic music and to folk-rock songwriting chops. The Avetts were the subject of a Judd Apatow HBO documentary, “May It Last,” which came out earlier this ...

5 famous Los Angeles Dodgers fans and their Milwaukee counterparts - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The Los Angeles Dodgers' location in, er, Los Angeles gives them access to a few famous fans. Jaleel White, Judd Apatow, Rebel Wilson, the Kardashians, comedian Ken Jeong, John Legend and so many more have all been spotted at games in Dodgers ...

Celebs who can't stand Julie Chen - Nicki Swift

One person who took notice of Chen's sign-off was This Is 40 director Judd Apatow, who tweeted a message of disgust on Sept. 14, 2018. "Her husband threatened people and ruined careers. He sexually assaulted and harassed people," he wrote. "To stand ...

JUF Vanguard Dinner to feature comedian Judd Apatow - Jewish United Fund

In the movie The 40-Year-Old Virgin , Steve Carell's character learns about love from his buddy David, played by Paul Rudd. "Of course, it's horrible," David tells his inexperienced friend. "It's suffering…and it's pain and it's…you know, you lose ...

James Lopez talks the future of Will Packer Productions, breaking down barriers and idolizing Judd Apatow - Metro US

One of my idols in this business is Judd Apatow. I idolize the man. I have never met him. But I idolize the man. I love all his films and I love the way he casts. So I model my casting after his. I am a huge fan of comedy. I am always at the clubs. I ...

Love, Gilda - fox5sandiego.com

I've seen a few documentaries on comedians recently — Robin Williams: Come Inside my Mind was pretty good. My favorite was the Zen Diaries of Gary Shandling. What was smart about the way Judd Apatow did that was that it wasn't just a love letter to an ...

Judd Apatow Hosting Hollywood Fundraiser for Texas Democrat Beto O'Rourke - Breitbart News

Hollywood super-producer Judd Apatow has announced that he is parachuting into Texas to headline a fundraising event for left-wing Democrat Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke. The 40-Year-Old Virgin and Girls producer announced his participation in the ...

Boycotting Laura Ingraham Will Just Make Her a Martyr - Daily Beast

In mid-August, actor and director Judd Apatow put this tweet out to his 2.35 million followers, castigating Fox TV talk-show host Laura Ingraham for proclaiming she was not a racist and opposes all the things white nationalists stand for.

KAABOO 2018 Photo Gallery: Katy Perry, Foo Fighters, Billy Idol, TLC, Pauly Shore - Consequence of Sound (blog)

Last weekend, KAABOO Del Mar took over San Diego, bringing the likes of Katy Perry, Foo Fighters, Jewel, and TLC. Not surprisingly, the three-day festivities were a total blast, no doubt bolstered by comedians like Judd Apatow, Kevin Nealon, and, yes, ...

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: From KAABOO To 'El Grito' - KPBS

Even the comedy lineup is top-notch, attracting names like Judd Apatow, Craig Ferguson, Whitney Cummings, Kevin Nealon and Craig Robinson. Kaaboo also features unique art installations, food trucks, cocktails and — this is important — clean bathrooms.

KAABOO Del Mar 2018 daily critic's picks - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Judd Apatow & Friends: It is unclear if any of Judd Apatow's “friends” who join him on stage at KAABOO were in such Apatow-directed movie comedy hits as “Knocked Up,” “The 40-Year-Old Virgin” or “Trainwreck.” But it's safe to predict that Apatow, who ...

Hollywood Hates Blacklists, Unless Judd Apatow Puts Laura Ingraham On One - The Federalist

Lately, left-wing comedy director Judd Apatow is not so humorously trying to blacklist conservative commentator Laura Ingraham. Taking a leaf from Red Channels, a right-wing Hollywood group that sought to bully sponsors away from employing communists ...

Judd Apatow - WBEZ

The episode wraps up as Anna, Sim, and Judd head to the phones to help their first caller, Matt, cope with his nervousness surrounding an upcoming social gathering involving his ex-girlfriend. Next on the line is Kathleen, a comedian who's unsure how ...

Judd Apatow Wants 'Monster' Les Moonves in Prison Over Sexual Assault Allegations, Kathy Griffin Lashes Out at Julie ... - TooFab

PREVIOUSLY: Judd Apatow thinks Leslie Moonves should be imprisoned over the sexual assault allegations Ronan Farrow reported in a second New Yorker exposé about the now-former CBS executive, and Kathy Griffin thinks his wife Julie Chen is a "bitch.

Rapper Drake bringing Israeli teen drama to HBO - From the Grapevine

Actress and pop star Zendaya, hot off her performance in "The Greatest Showman," will star in the show – as will Maude Apatow, the daughter of famed comedy producer Judd Apatow. Sam Levinson, the son of acclaimed film director Barry Levinson, will ...

Dave Chappelle, Judd Apatow, Kamau Bell: Comedy Brings Home Big Creative Emmys on Night 2 of the Creative ... - The Interrobang

Judd Apatow grabbed an Emmy for his two part masterpiece for HBO, The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling. The Zen Diaries won for Oustanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special beating that Jim & Andy documentary about Jim Carrey playing Andy Kaufman, ...

2018 Creative Arts Emmys: 8 terrific red carpet and backstage interviews with Kenan Thompson, RuPaul, Judd Apatow ... - Goldderby

Gold Derby was on the red carpet and backstage in the press room for Sunday's 2018 Creative Arts Emmys to chat with many of this year's nominees (See the complete list of winners). Among the Emmy contenders we chatted with in downtown Los Angeles ...

Judd Apatow is an American producer, writer, director, actor, and comedian. He is the founder of Apatow Productions, through which he produced and developed the cult television series Freaks and Geeks and Undeclared and directed and produced The 40-Year-Old Virgin , Knocked Up , Funny People , This Is 40 , and Trainwreck .

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Apatow at the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival
Born (1967-12-06) December 6, 1967 (age 49)
Flushing, Queens, New York, U.S.
Education Syosset High School
Alma mater University of Southern California
Occupation Producer, writer, director, actor, comedian
Years active 1985–present
Spouse(s) Leslie Mann (m. 1997)
Children Maude Apatow
Iris Apatow

Judd Apatow (/ˈæpət/; born December 6, 1967) is an American producer, writer, director, actor, and comedian. He is the founder of Apatow Productions, through which he produced and developed the cult television series Freaks and Geeks and Undeclared and directed and produced The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005), Knocked Up (2007), Funny People (2009), This Is 40 (2012), and Trainwreck (2015).

Apatow's work has won numerous awards including a Primetime Emmy Award (for The Ben Stiller Show), a Hollywood Comedy Award, and an AFI Award for Bridesmaids (2011). His films have also been nominated for Grammy Awards, PGA Awards, Golden Globe Awards, and Academy Awards. In 2007, he was ranked No. 1 on Entertainment Weekly's The 50 Smartest People in Hollywood. He is considered a pioneer of the modern film genre bromantic comedy.