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Obama’s ‘Between Two Ferns’ Tactic Leads to Healthcare.gov Traffic Spike

Let’s just assume that President Obama had reasons to sit down with Zach Galifianakis on “Between Two Ferns” other than showing the country that he could expertly pull off a fat joke. Of course, Obama’s move to star in one of the internet’s longest-running and funniest quasi anti-comedy bits had everything to do with pushing signups for the Affordable Care …

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President Obama Interviewed On ‘Between Two Ferns’

Okay. Between Two Ferns is a deadpan internet comedy series hosted on video website Funny or Die starring comedian Zach Galifianakis as a talk show host who invites various celebrities to sit down (literally, between two ferns) for an interview on a set that resembles something out of 90’s public-access television. *Phew* If you’re familiar with The Hangover star whose last …

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Zach Galifianakis Interviews Barack Obama In Latest Episode Of “Between Two Ferns”

The episodes of Between Two Ferns seem to get better with each installment, and with the latest episode, Zach Galifianakis hosted President Barack Obama. The show is a short internet comedy series that utilizes Galifinakis’ hilarious antics as he interviews celebrity guests. Things certainly got interesting with the questions that he asked, and Obama helped deliver some witty jokes as …

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Julianne Moore Celebrates Ellen Page Coming Out, Will Play Her Lover In Upcoming Film

Ellen Page made a brave decision when finally deciding to reveal to the world that she is gay. Julianne Moore, her future co-star, has praised her for the action that she made, and is excited to present their new film. Page made her big speech during the Human Right Campaign’s “Time to THRIVE” event at Bally’s Hotel and Casino in …

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Zach Galifianakis, Louis CK Team Up For FX Comedy Series Pilot

The FX network has officially announced the order of a new comedy series pilot. The upcoming series, which is currently in development, will star The Hangover actor Zach Galifianakis. However, his contribution won’t just be in front of the camera. Galifianakis and Louis C.K. will serve as the show’s creators and co-writers. The two will also act as the show’s …

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Zach Galifianakis Teams Up With Louis C.K. For FX Comedy

The time has come for fans of comedy to get extra excited. Zach Galifianakis and Louis C.K., two of the comedy giants of the past few years, are teaming up together to make a new comedy. What more could the fans ask for? The new show comes just a month after Louis C.K., the star of FX’s Louie, inked a …

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Zach Galifianakis Brings Homeless Woman to Movie Premieres

Zach Galifianakis is well-known for his dry comedy, but it turns out he’s got a sweet spot. It turns out the 43-year-old comedian recently saved an older woman from homelessness. According to a New York Daily News report, Galifianakis befriended a Los Angeles-area laundrywoman named Elizabeth “Mimi” Haist nearly 20 years ago. A few years ago, when Galifianakis learned that …

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Zach Galifianakis Discusses Why He Quit Drinking With Conan O’Brien

As the actors who comprise The Hangover’s Wolfpack hit the press circuit in preparation for next week’s release of The Hangover Part III, there are sure to be some interesting stories and anecdotes from the group that is Ed Helms, Bradley Cooper, and of course, Zach Galifianakis. One such story was told by the host of Between the Ferns to …

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Zach Galifianakis Plays ‘Game Of Game Of Thrones’ On SNL

Comedian Zach Galifianakis hosted the most recent episode of Saturday Night Live, and a number of the show’s segments are generating a fair amount of buzz on Monday morning. We already looked at the Google Glass sketch from Weekend Update, in which Fred Armisen played tech blogger Randall Meeks, trying to convince Seth Meyers that the device is cool, and …

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Zach Galifianakis Stars In New My Morning Jacket Vid

If you know anything about the Kentucky band My Morning Jacket, it’s probably that they are a little weird, a lot talented, and so diverse in their sound that the album “Evil Urges” seems to have been recorded by five different bands. What you may not know, however, is that they’ve just tapped cult-status hero Zach Galifianakis to star in …

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Fifty Shades of Grey, as Performed by Zach Galifianakis and Will Ferrell

Let’s just say that I don’t expect an audiobook anytime soon. During a promotional interview for their upcoming film The Campaign, Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis were surprised and asked to give an impromptu dramatic reading of popular masturbatory fan fiction megahit Fifty Shades of Grey. Other than utter confusion and a lack of any sense of syntactical structure, I …

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Zach Galifianakis Engaged To Ballerina

That’s a pretty random headline, I know, but if reports coming in are true, Galifianakis is indeed set to marry his girlfriend of several years, Mary Quinn Lundberg on August 11th. And yes, she’s a tall, blonde, beautiful ballerina. Supposedly, Zach drew portraits of himself and his bride on the invitations; he was a short, troll-like beast and she was …

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