Tag: Arrested Development

‘Veep’ Star Tony Hale: “There’s a reason why I do anxious characters — it comes from a lot of personal anxiety!”

"In your head, actors can be like, I want to have something coming up or having just done something, to have something to talk about, which is a really unfortunate way of thinking." - Tony Hale

Jason Bateman Talks ‘Zootopia’ and the “Great Challenge” of Directing

"All the hard work is being done before and after us. We stand in a booth, and we talk" - Jason Bateman on Voice Acting in 'Zootopia'

The Cast of ‘Arrested Development’ Are Reuniting for ‘Inside the Actors Studio’

Bravo’s Inside the Actors Studio, hosted by James Lipton, is reuniting the cast and creator of Arrested Development. The show will air on Thursday, November 7 at 8pm.  Lipton (who has a recurring role on the show) will be joined by Will Arnett, Jason Bateman, Portia de Rossi, Alia Shawkat, Jeffrey Tambor, Jessica Walter and creator Mitch Hurwitz. In the episode, we’ll find out everyone’s favorite season four moments, which cast member swore off television after many false starts, who moonlights as a teacher and the genesis of Portia de Rossi’s name. Also, series creator Hurwitz unveils his real-life inspiration ... Read more

John Krasinski on Adding Writing, Directing & Producing to His Resume: “All these other avenues have been fascinating roads to go down but, for sure, acting is the most fun”

It's incredibly hard for actors on a long-running television series to find success in other roles -- mainly because audiences want to keep seeing them as the character that the actor became famous for in the first place. As a result, it's likely John Krasinski will have a difficult time being seen as anyone else as the affable Jim from The Office for the next few years... at least

Michael Cera on Writing for ‘Arrested Development’ and Getting Recognized for Starring in… ‘The Social Network’?

Rabid fans of the revived sitcom, Arrested Development, finally got their fill of new episodes when Netflix brought back the series this past Sunday. Michael Cera, who plays George Michael on the series, had the opportunity to join the writing team as well.

Jeffrey Tambor on the Crazy Shooting Schedule of ‘Arrested Development’: “I love that as an actor”

The rabid fans of the once defunct Arrested Development can breathe a sigh of relief when new episodes of the cult classic start airing on Netflix on Sunday. With his other show Onion News Network airing on Amazon, Jeffrey Tambor is becoming a true fan of the Internet age.

How Much Did the ‘Arrested Development’ Stars Get Paid for the NetFlix Revival?

In case you haven't been paying attention to the media over the last two years, the cult favorite Fox television comedy Arrested Development, which ran from 2003-2006, is being revived for new episodes on the streaming service NetFlix.

SXSW ‘Arrested Development’ Panel with Will Arnett, Jeffrey Tambor and Mitch Hurwitz

I had recorded the Arrested Development event that Samsung had at SXSW. Jeffrey Tambor, creator Mitch Hurwitz and Will Arnett were in attendance and they three talked about the upcoming season, showed some clips and took questions from the crowd.

Jason Bateman: “This business, to a young kid, is kind of a mind-f*ck”

Many people are surprised when it's pointed out that forty-four year-old Jason Bateman has been acting for over thirty years -- he began his career in 1981 on Little House on the Prairie. Most of that surprise is because Bateman's current high profile is the latest "up" in his lengthy up and down career.

Ron Howard Talks About Returning to Acting in ‘Arrested Development’, Directing His Daughter and Young Actors in the Spotlight

Ron Howard hasn't appeared in a meaningful acting role since the 1986 TV movie Return to Mayberry, reprising his role of Opie Tyler from The Andy Griffith Show, preferring to sit in the director's chair. It has worked out well for him, since he won Best Director and Best Picture Oscars for A Beautiful Mind along with directing several other popular films.