There is something about comedians and balls that just make for good videos. But in this case, it’s tennis balls. Will Arnett and Will Ferrell paired up with tennis stars Andy Rodick and Andy Murray. in a charity match over the weekend at Flushing Meadows in NYC. Kenan Thompson, outfitted in a padded vest, “umpired” the match, which was a timed seven minutes.
Ah Rory, Alexis Bleidel, I’ve missed you so. Unlike her Gilmore Girls persona, Bleidel’s on-screen persona in her new movie “Post Grad” is facing a post-college life a little more in keeping with the reality: unemployment. (Of course, she will end up with a good job and a hot man by the end of it, not so much how it usually goes)
If you’re not so into “Twilight” and want a little alternative vampire programming, Paul Weitz has a movie for you. The co-director of “American Pie” and “About a Boy” has a new vampiric comedy to compete with his brother Chris Weitz’s “New Moon” (yeah, it’ll gross maybe 10 percent of the newest “Twilight” movie)
“Cirque du Freak: The Vampire’s Assistant” is about a young boy named Darren Shan, who meets a mysterious man at a freak show who turns out to be a vampire. After a series of events Darren must leave his normal life and go on the road with the Cirque Du Freak and become a Vampire.
This is a fantastic bunch of skills, but completely useless and unmarketable. Watch as some kid both solves the Rubik’s cube and plays Guitar Hero. If only this kid would try to cure cancer (unfortunately World of Warcraft is probably taking up too much of his time):