Comedian Jon Glaser is joining “Parks & Recreation” this season as a man who’s no fan of Leslie Knope. Details …
“Parks and Recreation” star Rashida Jones is quickly pulling the plug on a quote in which she urged John Travolta to come out of the closet. Jones made headlines because of an interview with the website Spinning Platters in which she stated that it would be good for the gay community if a movie star […]
NBC’s “Parks and Recreation” dabbled in politics last season. Now it about to get real. When we last saw Leslie Knope (played by Amy Poehler), she had just wrapped up her election to the Pawnee city council. Next season, she will take a trip to Washington D.C. to pay a visit to her boyfriend and […]
During a year when a lot of comedies were inconsistent, “Parks and Recreation” kept humming along, giving viewers a consistently funny fourth season that centered on parks department deputy Leslie Knope (Amy Poehler) and her run for Pawnee city council. Along the way, though, viewers have seen growth and change from the entire cast, with […]
“Parks and Recreation” star Aziz Ansari takes his parks persona seriously.
Will Leslie Knope be elected to the Pawnee city council? The producers of “Parks and Recreation” are so concerned about keeping the results of the election a secret that they filmed different endings to the fourth season finale. “We shot two endings, the show’s creator Michael Schur told the audience at Tuesday’s PaleyFest. “Partly to […]
By Peter Voskamp, The Wrap LOS ANGELES, March 5 (TheWrap.com) – President Obama gave a shout out to actor Aziz Ansari at a fundraiser in New York City last week, revealing that his 13-year-old daughter is a huge fan the NBC show “Parks and Recreation.” “Now, this is big because Malia is a big ‘Parks […]
NBC announced some exciting changes to its upcoming schedule, featuring the debut of three new series…and the return of cult favorite “Community” to its Thursday night line-up.
On a Thursday night that continued a week of declining broadcast ratings, Fox’s “American Idol” and CBS’ “The Big Bang Theory” tied for first in the key demographic, while “Idol” gave Fox an overall win for the night, according to preliminary numbers.
With seven Emmy nominations, seven years on “Saturday Night Live” and top billing on her own weekly primetime series (“Parks and Recreation”), 40-year-old Amy Poehler is, by most measures, an entertainment veteran.