Leslie Mann

Leslie Mann to Star in ‘Business Trip’ for Producer Apatow

Friday, June 18, 2010
Leslie Mann to Star in ‘Business Trip’ for Producer Apatow

Leslie Mann Leslie Mann Deadline is reporting that Judd Apatow will produce Business Trip as a star vehicle for his wife, Leslie Mann. The comedy centers on three women who go on a corporate trip but wind up doing anything but business while on company time. »

Looking Back: Favorite Performances of the Decade

Sunday, December 27, 2009
Looking Back: Favorite Performances of the Decade

Analyzing the list of the best Frat Pack films, I realized that my favorite performances differed considerably. Without defining what does or doesn't count, there are performances from the Apatow players, semi-dramatic roles and not a lot from the definition "Frat Pack Classics." »

‘Funny People’ DVD Review

Saturday, November 21, 2009
‘Funny People’ DVD Review

Judd Apatow chose a dear subject but a challenging story for his third directorial effort, Funny People. And while some audiences were perplexed by the epic, 2 1/2 hour, comedy/drama with a cancer storyline and an unsympathetic lead, DVD buyers will surely appreciate the film at a greater level. »

Universal Pushing ‘Funny People’ For Award Consideration

Thursday, October 22, 2009
Universal Pushing ‘Funny People’ For Award Consideration

Universal has launched UniversalPicturesAwards.com, a site to promote screenings for awards consideration and to make content available to voters and the media. Judd Apatow's Funny People heads the films featured, a group that also includes Bruno, Public Enemies, and It's Complicated. »

Judd Apatow and Leslie Mann to be Honored; Segel/Hill to MC

Wednesday, October 21, 2009
Judd Apatow and Leslie Mann to be Honored; Segel/Hill to MC

The Fulfillment Fund will honor Director/Writer/Producer Judd Apatow and his wife, actress Leslie Mann, at its STARS 2009 Benefit Gala, Monday, October 26, 2009 at the Beverly Hills Hotel. Jonah Hill and Jason Segel will serve as Masters of Ceremony. »

Apatow’s ‘Funny People’ Shows Us the Dark Side of Comedy (****)

Sunday, August 2, 2009
Apatow’s ‘Funny People’ Shows Us the Dark Side of Comedy (****)

Judd Apatow's third film finds the prolific writer/director/producer get a little more serious, but still retaining the same sophomoric charm that makes this a highly-anticipated comedic release. »

Leslie Mann Calls Jennifer Aniston’s Butt “Perfect”

Friday, July 31, 2009
Leslie Mann Calls Jennifer Aniston’s Butt “Perfect”

Leslie Mann appeared Wednesday on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and told a story about attending the Oscar ceremony with her husband Judd Apatow. She was seated behind Jennifer Aniston and wanted to see if all those tabloid photos of Jen in a thong were retouched or not. »

Fan Photos of ‘Funny People’ Premiere

Wednesday, July 29, 2009
Fan Photos of ‘Funny People’ Premiere

Reader Cary Bagell sent us this note and some photos from the Funny People premiere in Los Angeles. Bagel's photos capture intimate and candid moments from the event and features your favorite stars from the movie. »

Judd Apatow’s ‘Funny People’ Podcast and Blog

Wednesday, July 29, 2009
Judd Apatow’s ‘Funny People’ Podcast and Blog

Are you gearing up for Friday's big comedy opening, Funny People? If you'd like to learn more about the movie you definitely should check out director Judd Apatow's Funny People podcast. Also worth checking out is Judd Apatow's MTV blog. Some interesting slices of life with the leader of Team Apatow. »

‘Funny People’ Premiere Photos

Wednesday, July 22, 2009
‘Funny People’ Premiere Photos

Funny People had its premiere in Los Angeles on Monday. The cast (minus Jason Schwartzman) were in attendance, as were several familiar faces including Chris Rock and past Seth Rogen co-stars. »