Amy Poehler

Campaign Stops Journalists Asking Sexist Questions On The Red Carpet

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 21.09.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Like most of us, Amy Poehler has had enough of red carpet sexism - particularly when it comes to being asked what she's wearing, over and over again. ...

Getting Touchy: Reg D Hunter and Offensive Comedy - Part 1

Lucy Danser | Posted 21.07.2015 | UK Comedy
Lucy Danser

The idea of what's acceptable to say onstage or in any other public arena, particularly in the name of comedy, is unclear. The public consensus seems to constantly waver between a belief in free speech for all and being as politically correct as humanly possible.

Pixar's 'Inside Out': The Importance of Being Sad

Ed Cripps | Posted 19.07.2015 | UK Entertainment
Ed Cripps

If this complexity sounds too smart for its own good, the cinematic equivalent of carting your child round the Tate when they've barely learnt to speak, it should be said Inside Out is funny and thrilling and wears a trim, throwaway savvy, the sort of cross-generational irreverence you get on The Simpsons or Sesame Street.

'Sisters' Is The Female-Led Party Film We All Need to See

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

America’s first ladies of comedy, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, are back together for a new film, entitled ‘Sisters’. The two women, who often d...

Jimmy Fallon Plays 'True Confessions' With Amy Poehler And Tina Fey

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK Comedy

Jimmy is back from his hiatus after suffering a rather nasty finger injury (scroll down to find out more about that), and he spent his first show back...

Just 10 Of Tina Fey's Finest Moments...

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

Tina Fey hits 45 today, which gives us an excuse to celebrate a woman at the peak of her career - funny, creative, popular and tireless, and someone w...

Top Ten Female Comedians To Look Out For On Screen In 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

This week sees the release of critically acclaimed comedy-drama 'The Skeleton Twins', in which Kristen Wiig plays a depressed woman attempting to reco...

'Saturday Night Live' Had Its 40th Birthday And It Was Incredible

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK Entertainment
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'Saturday Night Live' celebrated 40 years of its unique and hilarious show this weekend - on Sunday for some reason - with an epic live broadcast full...

Women: It's Time to Stop Judging One Another

Rachel Thompson | Posted 20.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Rachel Thompson

Women are not just unkind to themselves in this quest for perfection; they can also be extremely unkind to other women. This unkindness comes in many guises; in passive aggression; in bitching; in judgement; and in straight-up nastiness.

#AskHerMore Hopes To Stop Sexist Questions On The Red Carpet

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 16.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

For years we've watched as interviewers on the red carpet shroud actors in well thought out, intelligent questions about their careers and interests. ...

The 2015 Golden Globe Awards In 22 Funny GIFs

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.01.2015 | UK Comedy

Miss the 2015 Golden Globes? Fear not. You don't even need sound to enjoy some of its finest, funniest moments - which were, in GIF form, as follows.....

Tina Fey And Amy Poehler's Best Golden Globes Jokes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.01.2015 | UK Comedy

They came, they saw, they slammed Bill Cosby. Yes, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler were on wonderful form once again as they hosted the 2015 Golden Globe...

Chris Pratt Sings Tribute To Lil' Sebastian At Parks And Rec Wrap Party

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 16.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

A video has emerged of Chris Pratt singing a tribute to Pawnee's very own Lil' Sebastian at the 'Parks And Rec' wrap party. With Nick Offerman on g...

It's The 'Parks And Recreation' And 'Jurassic World' Mash-Up That Had To Be Made

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 10.12.2014 | UK Comedy

What do you get when you mash-up the scary 'Jurassic World' trailer with the slightly less scary 'Smallest Park' episode of 'Parks And Recreation'? ...

Who You Gonna Call? - Nine Hilarious Women Perfect for 'Ghostbusters 3'

Charlie Lindlar | Posted 09.12.2014 | UK Entertainment
Charlie Lindlar

Rumours of a Ghostbusters reboot, starring an all-female team, were confirmed on Wednesday when director Paul Feig tweeted: "It's official. I'm making a new Ghostbusters" with screenwriter Katie Leppold. Feig added: "It will star hilarious women. That's who I'm gonna call." But who should he call? Here's a quick list of some of the best candidates.

Celebrities Have Turned Feminism Into Just Another Brand

Claire Lim | Posted 01.12.2014 | UK Entertainment
Claire Lim

Annie Lennox has branded Beyoncé as 'feminist lite'. Speaking to PrideSource, she wasn't disparaging of Beyoncé as an artist but described her feminist stance, as 'tokenistic' and I have to say, I completely agree. Feminism is an important movement but modern feminism feels completely confused.

Screw Valentine's Day, Celebrate Galentine's Day With Your Lady Friends

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 13.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Whether you're a single or just allergic to naff commercialised holidays, Valentine's Day is a pain in the arse - a time best spent under the duvet wi...

Children Posing As Golden Globes Celebrities: Bizarre Or Brilliant?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Comedy

And the Golden Globe for The Best Golden Globe-Inspired Photo Series goes to... Toddlewood! Toddlewood being "the hottest photography project featu...

The Golden Globes In 12 Funny GIFs

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy

From Jennifer Lawrence to Bono and P Diddy, just a few of the best moments from the 2014 Golden Globes, captured in GIF form... SEE ALSO: Tina Fey...

15 Festive Funnies From Female Comedians

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Father Christmas, Rudolph, the baby Jesus, the Three Wise Men… Christmas, as with so many historical traditions, is just a little bit male skewed fo...

WATCH: Celebrities Read Out Mean Tweets

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.11.2013 | UK Comedy

"Can tweets even be mean?" asks John Krasinski, innocently. Bless. Alas, they can, John. Yes, once again, Jimmy Kimmel has persuaded a bunch of cel...

WATCH: Tina Fey And Amy Poehler Rock The Emmy Awards

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.09.2013 | UK Comedy

The next best thing to Tina Fey and Amy Poehler hosting an awards show? Tina Fey and Amy Poehler cracking gags during an awards show. And Americ...

WATCH: 'Parks And Recreation' In London - A Sneak Preview

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.09.2013 | UK Comedy

Hoorah! It's a preview of season 6 of 'Parks And Recreation' that we can actually watch across the Pond! Yes, while this teaser and this teaser are...

PICS: 'Parks And Recreation' Shooting In London

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.07.2013 | UK Comedy

Well, look who's been hanging out by Buckingham Palace: That's right - the 'Parks And Recreation' gang are gracing the capital with their prese...

Women Aren't Funny... They're Hilarious

Ed O'Meara | Posted 21.07.2013 | UK Comedy
Ed O'Meara

Some people may dread that women will come on and talk about periods. I don't. I dread that the next 20 something white middle class male will come on and do some inadvisable and ill-conceived material on rape or pedophilia or something being LITERALLY the funniest thing that ever happened, when it LITERALLY is not.