EASTBOUND & DOWN

About Kenny Powers was poised to rule the Big Leagues, but two things got in the way: His fading fastball and his insufferable personality. After a spectacular career flame-out, Kenny went home to Shelby County, NC, to nurse his wounds, working as a gym teacher at his old middle school. Then Fate brought him within inches of reclaiming his former glory – both on the field with the Tampa Bay Rays and in the sack with his high-school sweetheart April – but when the comeback eluded him, Kenny abandoned April at a convenience store and hit the open road to start a new life … as a cockfighter in Mexico. Season Two’s episodes were directed by David Gordon Green and Jody Hill, both of whom directed episodes of the first season of ’Eastbound & Down.’ Series star Danny McBride met Green and Hill at the North Carolina School of the Arts and later starred in Green's ‘All the Real Girls,’ winner of the 2003 Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival, and the Sundance hit "The Foot Fist Way," which was released theatrically in May 2008. Green also directed McBride in 2008's ‘Pineapple Express,’ opposite Seth Rogen and James Franco. Hill co-wrote ‘The Foot Fist Way,’ and wrote and directed the 2009 feature film ‘Observe and Report,’ starring Seth Rogen, Anna Faris and Ray Liotta.

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John Goodman and Danny McBride to Star in New HBO Comedy Pilot THE RIGHTEOUS GEMSTONES John Goodman and Danny McBride to Star in New HBO Comedy Pilot THE RIGHTEOUS GEMSTONES
by TV News Desk - June 29, 2018

According to Variety, HBO has given a pilot order to a half-hour comedy that hails from creator Danny McBride.... (more...)
VICE PRINCIPALS: THE COMPLETE SERIES Available on DVD Today VICE PRINCIPALS: THE COMPLETE SERIES Available on DVD Today
by BWW News Desk - April 10, 2018

Becoming the principal isn't as easy as it looks! Witness the tumultuous high school years of North Jackson as Danny McBride and Walton Goggins star in the profanely hilarious (TV Guide) HBO comedy VICE PRINCIPALS: The Complete Series, available on DVD April 10th.... (more...)
VICE PRINCIPALS: THE COMPLETE SERIES Available on DVD 4/10 VICE PRINCIPALS: THE COMPLETE SERIES Available on DVD 4/10
by TV News Desk - January 11, 2018

Becoming the principal isn't as easy as it looks! Witness the tumultuous high school years of North Jackson as Danny McBride and Walton Goggins star in the profanely hilarious (TV Guide) HBO comedy VICE PRINCIPALS: The Complete Series, available on DVD April 10th.... (more...)
Season Two of Dark HBO Comedy VICE PRINCIPALS Available for Digital Download 12/11 Season Two of Dark HBO Comedy VICE PRINCIPALS Available for Digital Download 12/11
by TV News Desk - November 29, 2017

Starring the hilariously talented Danny McBride and Walton Goggins, own the darkest comedy on TV when VICE PRINCIPALS: Season 2 is available for digital download on December 11th.... (more...)
HBO's VICE PRINCIPALS, Starring Danny McBride and Walton Goggins, Returns 9/17 HBO's VICE PRINCIPALS, Starring Danny McBride and Walton Goggins, Returns 9/17
by TV News Desk - August 28, 2017

As the tumultuous school year at North Jackson High continues, a new semester brings big changes – and Gamby and Russell are about to learn that the only thing harder than gaining power is holding on to it.... (more...)
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by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2017

Broadcasting through a makeshift network of discarded televisions, KUSO depicts the aftermath of Los Angeles's worst earthquake nightmare.  Viewers travel between screens and aftershocks into the twisted lives of the survived, experiencing a hallucination that is half-Cronenberg, half-Ren & Stimpy.... (more...)
Flying Lotus' Sundance Hit KUSO Oozes Its Way Onto Shudder & Select Theaters Flying Lotus' Sundance Hit KUSO Oozes Its Way Onto Shudder & Select Theaters
by Movies News Desk - June 06, 2017

Shudder announced today that it is acquiring North American and UK/Ireland rights to Flying Lotus' psych-out nightmare KUSO.... (more...)
Poster and Release Date Announced for Supernatural Comedy ANOTHER EVIL Poster and Release Date Announced for Supernatural Comedy ANOTHER EVIL
by Movies News Desk - March 29, 2017

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VIDEO: Sneak Peek- Boyz II Men on CARAOKE SHOWDOWN, Airing on Spike Today VIDEO: Sneak Peek- Boyz II Men on CARAOKE SHOWDOWN, Airing on Spike Today
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2017

Below, check out a preview clip of Boyz II Men's guest appearance on Spike's CARAOKE SHOWDOWN hosted by Craig Robinson. This new episode premieres tomorrow, Today, January 26 at 10:30 PM ET/PT.... (more...)
VIDEO: First Look - Craig Robinson Hosts Spike TV's CARAOKE SHOWDOWN, Premiering Today VIDEO: First Look - Craig Robinson Hosts Spike TV's CARAOKE SHOWDOWN, Premiering Today
by BWW News Desk - January 12, 2017

Spike is gearing up for a wild ride with the premiere of CARAOKE SHOWDOWN today, January 12 at 10:30 PM, ET/PT following a new episode of 'Lip Sync Battle.'... (more...)
Jury Members Announced for 2017 Sundance Film Festival Jury Members Announced for 2017 Sundance Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - January 11, 2017

Sundance Institute will convene 24 experts in film, art, culture and science to award feature-length work shown at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival... (more...)
VIDEO: First Look - Craig Robinson Hosts Spike TV's CARAOKE SHOWDOWN, Premiering 1/12 VIDEO: First Look - Craig Robinson Hosts Spike TV's CARAOKE SHOWDOWN, Premiering 1/12
by TV News Desk - December 09, 2016

Spike is gearing up for a wild ride with the premiere of CARAOKE SHOWDOWN on Thursday, January 12 at 10:30 PM, ET/PT following a new episode of 'Lip Sync Battle.'... (more...)
HBO's VICE PRINCIPALS: Season 1 Arrives on Digital HD 10/17 HBO's VICE PRINCIPALS: Season 1 Arrives on Digital HD 10/17
by TV News Desk - October 14, 2016

Looking for something “profanely hilarious” (TV Guide) to watch this fall? Season one of the “funny as hell” (Deadline) HBO comedy series VICE PRINCIPALS is coming to Digital HD October 17!... (more...)