AROUND THE WEB
Tina Fey will host the season premiere of Saturday Night Live this weekend. Austin’s own Brian Gaar got a nice shout out in an interview with SNL’s head writer Alex Baze.
Doug Benson was all over Fantastic Fest this week. He breaks down the fest day by day in a series of Fantastic Fest minisodes featuring audio from his Lord of the Rings movie interruption with Elijah Wood. You can also check out the Fantastic Fest episode of Doug Loves Movies with Chris Cubas, Jeff Dye, and Ti West.
The delightful Maria Bamford talks to Melinda Hill in an alley in the new episode of All Growz Up.
NPR has a nice piece on David Cross and Bob Odenkirk’s new book: ‘Hollywood Said No,’ But ‘Mr. Show’ Fans Said Yes!
Zach Galifianakis talks to Justin Bieber in the latest chapter of Between Two Ferns. He also beats him with a belt.
C.J. Toledano shares an inspiring email he received from Louis C.K. when he was 18 and talks about it in his blog post, A Louis C.K. Thing That Isn’t The Louis C.K. Thing That Was Already Posted A Million Times.
Lucas Molandes hosts The Late Slot Friday at 9:30pm and 11:30pm at the Velveeta Room.
The very funny Jake Flores headlines the Velv on Saturday night with feature Bob Khosravi.
Doug Benson catches Elijah Wood participating in an impromptu slap fight at the closing night Fantastic Fest party.