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  1. Nick Offerman guests in new Decemberists videoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | USA Today

    The video for the Decemberists' Make You Better purports to come from long-lost footage from a 1977 German TV show. If that's the case, Parks and Recreation 's Ron Swanson may have had another alter ego before Duke Silver - because that guy Franz talking to Decemberists singer Colin Meloy looks an awful lot like actor Nick Offerman.


  2. You dona t sayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Wichita Eagle

    - Wichita graphic designer Scott Hussey's tweet on a long-running " Parks and Recreation " gag about filling a pit with a park - A tweet from Alex Pemberton of NAI Martens referencing the "Parks and Recreation" character who was always trying to get ...


  3. Netflix Sets Premiere for Nick Offerman's 'American Ham' Stand-Up Comedy SpecialRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Netflix will premiere stand-up comedy special "Nick Offerman: American Ham," featuring the performer and thesp best known for his role on NBC's "Parks and Recreation," on Friday, Dec. 12. The special will be available in the U.S., Canada, the U.K. and Ireland. Offerman announced the news in a tweet: The special, recorded March 2, 2013, at New York City's Town Hall, covers a range of topics, including Offerman's "master class in life, love, woodworking, meat eating and being a man."


  4. The Decemberists - "Make You Better" VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Stereogum

    The Decemberists' video for What A Terrible World, What A Beautiful World single " Make You Better ," Parks & Recreation stud Nick Offerman plays the host of a low-budget 1970s German TV show where Colin Meloy and company are undertaking a mishap-laden performance. Bill Fishman directed the clip, which you can watch below.


  5. On TV, Christmas comes earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Cape Cod Times

    ... later this month, including "Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever" (9 p.m. Saturday) with Aubrey Plaza ("Parks and Recreation") providing the voice of the lead feline. ABC Family remains the most restrained of the cable networks: Its "25 Days of ...


  6. Melissa McCarthy enjoys car chats with husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago |

    ... not all of it is as... He's best known for playing the grumpy breakfast loving Ron Swanson on NBC's 'Parks and Recreation', but Nick Offerman has turned his hand to another... The results of Forbes annual celebrity rich list are in and it is with a ...


  7. First Jurassic World Trailer Has ArrivedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Business News

    A teaser trailer has been released for Steven Spielberg's upcoming movie ' Jurassic World '. The fourth movie in the franchise, Jurassic World will be released in June 2015.


  8. Amy Poehler: Prince is an angelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday |

    ... for Hollywood!" Years on both women have reached A-list success, with Amy starring in popular programme Parks and Recreation. She's also released her book Yes Please, revealing there's a reason why she chose to pen the memoir when she did. "I read a ...


  9. Amy Poehler pulls off tricky look as she steps out for shopping trip with her sons in towRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Mail

    ... vest and tracksuit bottom combinations. As well as being one of the world's funniest TV stars, the Parks and Recreation star is also a successful writer: her recent book release - Yes Please - has been a huge success. Recent figures revealed that ...


  10. Best-sellersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Wichita Eagle

    1."Yes, Please," by Amy Poehler (Dey Street: $28.99) A midcareer memoir from the comedian and star of "Parks and Recreation." 2."Not That Kind of Girl," by Lena Dunham (Random House: $28) A memoir from the creator and star of HBO's "Girls," filled ...


  11. Amy Poehler to Make More Comedy Magic After 'Parks and Rec'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    ... stars. Like Kasner, Poehler has also worked with Eichner in the past. Eichner has a recurring role on Parks and Recreation, which he is expected to reprise on the NBC sitcom's upcoming seventh and final season. Meanwhile, Poehler has previously been ...


  12. TV best bets: Saturday, Nov. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 |

    ... to find a remote home all their own in the area. 9 p.m., SHOWTIME: The To Do List - Aubrey Plaza ("Parks and Recreation") has a good, if not family-friendly, role in this 2013 comedy about a book-smart early-1990s teen who decides she needs to ...


  13. Jon Hamm to Return to NBC's Parks and RecreationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 |

    Entertainment Weekly writes that Jon Hamm will return as National Parks worker 'Ed' in this season of NBC 's PARKS AND RECREATION . Hamm first appeared in the final episode of last season being fired by Leslie in a surprise time-jump to three years in the future.


  14. 'Parks and Recreation' final season to feature return of Jon Hamm, Rashida Jones, Rob LoweRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | TheCelebrityCafe

    While we still don't know exactly when Ron Swanson will be back to share his manly wisdom or when Leslie Knope will be hard at work again, we do know that a trio of famous faces are returning to Pawnee for the final season of Parks And Recreation . First up will be Mad Men star Jon Hamm, who made a memorable surprise appearance during the season six finale flashforward sequence.


  15. Christmas on Netflix and Hulu 2014: Holiday specials available to streamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 |

    ... skewered with so much affection in "Leap Day." "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" (Hulu Plus) - From the creator of "Parks and Recreation," the second season of "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" is in progress. Even in its infancy, though, it is confident in its strengths. ...


  16. Retta headlines CAB comedy showRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Triangle

    ... The showstopper, however, was the main event: Retta. Best known for her role as Donna Meagle on NBC's "Parks and Recreation," Retta received heavy applause from the crowd and impressed with the amount of "Retta" tattoos on people's faces. "[Drexel ...


  17. Parks And Recreation Is Bringing These Familiar Faces Back For Season 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Cinema Blend News

    When Parks and Recreation returns to NBC for its seventh and final season, it's going to be a different show in many ways, from its shifted time frame to Leslie's new job to her and Ben's triplets. But it will resemble past seasons in several ways as well, specifically in some actors coming back to reprise their beloved roles.


  18. 'Parks And Recreation' Producer Reveals Which Characters...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | MTV

    Rejoice "Parks & Rec" fans! Rob Lowe, Rashida Jones and Jon Hamm will all be returning for the show's seventh and final season. While Jones' Ann and Lowe's Chris are only slated to return to Pawnee for just one episode, Hamm's Ed "The Worst Employee Ever," who made a hilarious 60-second "Hammeo" in season six's final episode, will be back for as many scenes as showrunner Mike Schur can have him for.


  19. Jon Hamm is BackRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Vanity Fair

    We know Jon Hamm and Parks and Recreation star Amy Poehler are good friends. They have adorable awards-show traditions ! He gave her pregnancy advice ! So it makes perfect sense that now that he's done shooting Mad Men , Hamm would want to spend his time in between projects hanging around with his friends Amy and Adam Scott .


  20. Chris Pratt to Lead Film Version of Graphic Novel Cowboy Ninja Viking?Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 |

    ... ice with Guardians of the Galaxy and will soon appear in Jurassic World. He plays 'Andy Dwyer' on NBC's Parks and Recreation and has also recently appeared in The Lego Movie, Delivery Man, Her, Zero Dark Thirty and more.