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3 hrs ago |

'Parks and Recreation' and 'Black Box' herald in May sweeps for NBC and ABC

April 24 marks the first day of the all-important May sweeps ratings period. NBC and ABC are hoping to make a splash with the season finale of " Parks and Recreation " starring Amy Poehler and the series premiere of " Black Box " starring Kelly Reilly.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Amy Poehler, Emmy Awards

9 hrs ago | Lansing State Journal

TV Tonight: 'Parks and Recreation' finale a busy affair

TONIGHT'S MUST-SEE: "Parks and Recreation" season finale, 8 and 8:30 p.m., NBC. For six seasons, "Parks" has delivered quietly clever episodes.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Nick Offerman, Comedy

11 hrs ago |

What's on TV tonight? 'Bad Teacher,' 'Black Box,' 'Review'

What's on TV tonight? 'Bad Teacher,' 'Black Box,' Review.' Dave's DVR Daily for April 224, 2014.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

Wed Apr 23, 2014

The Washington Post

TV listings: Thursday, April 24, 2014

FINALE WATCH: After Leslie revealed last week that she's pregnant and having triplets on "Parks and Recreation" , the fan-favorite wraps up its sixth season with Leslie, Ben and Andy in San Francisco for a national parks conference and the return of Tammy 2. First Lady Michelle Obama guest stars.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, The Big Bang Theory, Comedy, Saturday Night Live

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Parks and Recreation Finale: Will Leslie Take the Job in Chicago?

Would Pawnee fall apart if Parks and Recreation 's Leslie Knope actually took the Parks Department job in Chicago? Five years ago, the Parks Department would've quickly fallen into chaos without the quirky and compassionate bureaucrat.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Amy Poehler, Nick Offerman

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Comedian Aziz Ansari to perform at Mansfield

Comedian Aziz Ansari will bring his "Modern Romance" tour to Mansfield University's Decker Gymnasium at 8 p.m. Sunday.


Related Topix: 30 Minutes or Less, Entertainment, Television, Observe and Report, Aziz Ansari, Amy Poehler, Pennsylvania

E! Online

Amy Poehler Wears Pitbull Mask, Tricks Unsuspecting New Yorkers on Billy on the Street--Watch Now

What do Amy Poehler and Pitbull have in common? Not too much, other than the fact that the Parks and Recreation star wore a mask of the singer's face around New York City - thanks to comedian Billy Eichner ! In the funny, fast-paced clip, Amy and Billy, who plays a recurring character from Pawnee on Parks and Rec , come running up to complete ... (more)


Related Topix: Television, Entertainment, Amy Poehler, New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom


Browser plug-in figuratively kills the word 'literally'

Does rampant use of the word "literally" literally make you want to scream? Then this new browser plug-in will figuratively make your heart sing.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Rob Lowe

Detroit News

First ladies have history of making TV cameos

First lady Michelle Obama will make a cameo appearance Thursday on the season finale of 'Parks and Recreation.'


Related Topix: Michelle Obama, Entertainment, Television, Comedy, Drama, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Diff'rent Strokes

Tue Apr 22, 2014

the Nest with Tina Fey & Amy Poehler Set for Christmas 2015 Release

Jason Moore's THE NEST, starring Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, has received its release date - and its got some competition of galactic proportions.


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Celebrities, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Christmas!!!!!, Video Games

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

'Parks and Rec': Paul Schneider, a.k.a. Mark Brendanawicz, has no plans to return to Pawnee

Bad news, Mark Fan-danawiczes: Even though this Pawneean lives in Indiana's greatest town, the chances of him paying another visit to the Parks department are slim to none.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Paul Schneider, The Office, Comedy

Myrtle Beach Online

Summer preview: Chris Pratt enters a new 'Galaxy'

It also helped land him the lead in one of the summer's biggest movies. When Marvel executives Kevin Feige and Louis D'Esposito sat Pratt down to discuss "Guardians of the Galaxy," they pulled out the photo and asked: "How long would it take you to get into this shape?" The photo - Pratt calls it "a business move" - immediately changed how both his ... (more)


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The Daily Beast

Viral Vid: It's Amy Poehler!By Alex Chancey

Comedian Billy Eichner loves surprising unsuspecting New Yorkers on his Fuse show, 'Billy on the Street.'


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Amy Poehler, Animated TV, The Street


What To Watch This Week on TV: 'Modern Family' Down Under, John Oliver Goes Solo - VIDEO

Check out our weekly guide to make sure you're catching the big premieres, crucial episodes and the stuff you won't admit you watch when no one's looking.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Amy Poehler, Adam Scott, Nick Offerman, Chris Pratt, Jim O'Heir

Mon Apr 21, 2014

The News Tribune

Review: 'Annapurna' is an intimate look at divorce

Real-life husband and wife Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally play a divorced couple with a big mystery in their past, in an intimate, convincingly natural production, directed by Bart DeLorenzo, that opened Monday night off-Broadway at The New Group.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Nick Offerman, Megan Mullally

The First Lady's TV Credits: Set to appear on hit show 'Nashville'

If you're still upset from Michelle Obama 's appearance on Saturday Night Live, you'll probably be even more furious about her next few television appearances.


Related Topix: Michelle Obama, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Kellie Pickler, Jessie, Amy Poehler

"LEGO Movie" DVD/Blu-ray/digital plans

The official word: Everything will be awesome when "The LEGOA Movie" arrives onto Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD 2-disc Special Edition, and Digital HD on June 17 from Warner Bros.


Related Topix: 21 Jump Street, Chris Miller, Entertainment, Television, Chris Pratt, Celebrities, Will Ferrell, Oblivion, Western, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies

Sat Apr 19, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Michelle Obama to guest appear on TV show

Amy Poehler star of Saturday Night and Parks and Recreation introduces first lady Michelle Obama at a Miami parks and recreation center in February.


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'Parks and Recreation' season finale gave Jim O'Heir chills; watch...

"Parks and Recreation" star Jim O'Heir stopped by "The Morning After" this week, where he took part in Buzzfeed's "Which Parks and Recreation Character Are You?" quiz .


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Jim O'Heir

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

'Workaholics' guy visits Pawnee

Parks and Recreation will unveil its season finale next Thursday, and it will be filled with all sorts of guest stars, from musical to political to mystery .


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Workaholics, Pop/Rock, The Decemberists, Chris Pratt