What Do Real Documentary Filmmakers Think Of ‘Documentary Now!’?

Fred Armisen considers Documentary Now! the Weird Al of documentaries. Taking the documentary format and twisting it every-so-slightly, he, Seth Meyers, Bill Hader and Rhys Thomas have created a series that pokes fun at the genre’s conceits. Because the interpretations differ wildly, the team could be doing a spoof of My Octopus Teacher one week, an homage to Aguirre, Wrath of God the next.

Bill Hader To Leave ‘SNL’ After Eight Seasons

NEW YORK (AP) — Bill Hader is leaving “Saturday Night Live” after an eight-year run. His spokesman confirms that the 34-year-old comedian will depart “SNL” after this weekend’s season finale. Hader joined the NBC sketch-comedy show in 2005. He has since made his mark with a range of impersonations including Al Pacino, Vincent Price, James […]