Parks and Recreation

'Star Wars' Gets An Amazing 'Parks And Recreation' Style Makeover

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 18.08.2015 | UK Comedy

How could Star Wars possibly be better? If you mash it up with Parks And Rec, obviously. That's what YouTuber Jordan Wilmore decided to do in his l...

My New Love Affair With Parkrun

Shannon Colman | Posted 28.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Shannon Colman

On Saturday I took part in my first 'parkrun'. This is a weekly 5k run organised by volunteers and held in 305 park locations across the UK (and 561 in the world). Once registered free of charge, runners receive a barcode that allows them to receive their result after each run, which can be in any participating park.

Comedian Aziz Ansari Brands Rupert Murdoch A ‘Racist Piece Of Sh**'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.01.2015 | UK

In the wake of the Paris attacks which left 17 people dead, Rupert Murdoch has been busy stirring ire via the medium of twitter. The media mogul h...

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'? ...

Guardians Of The Galaxy, Jurassic World - What's So Special About Chris Pratt?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Hot, hot, hot, is the verdict of Chris Pratt’s most ardent fans, of which there are plenty. And they'll be getting their fill of his hotness wit...

A Reluctantly Pessimistic Interpretation of Moby-Dick

Ioan Marc Jones | Posted 12.11.2014 | UK Entertainment
Ioan Marc Jones

Walter Benjamin once said that 'it is not books that live inside the reader, it is he who lives inside them.' The aforementioned Swansonian interpretation of Moby-Dick is utterly representative of the man...

WATCH: Nick Offerman's Guide To Great Moustache Moments

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.11.2013 | UK Comedy

Gents! Doing Movember? Then why not gen up on the history of the moustache - courtesy of Ron Swanson Nick Offerman. As he points out: "You may kno...

Happy New Year (TV)

Sonia Waszkowiak | Posted 06.12.2013 | UK Entertainment
Sonia Waszkowiak

Although my school days are over, late September still feels like the New Year. It is again this time of the year when I'm looking forward to watching television.

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...

WATCH: Aubrey Plaza IS Daria

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.08.2013 | UK Comedy

A trailer which imagines our favourite acerbic brunette, Aubrey Plaza playing our favourite acerbic brunette cartoon character*, Daria, in a film abou...

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.

WATCH: Movember Advice For Men

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.11.2012 | UK Comedy

Gentlemen! Doing 'Movember'? Slightly embarrassed about your rather weedy, mid-November, excuse for a moustache? Fear not! Simply watch the video abov...

WATCH: 'The Office' Blooper Reel

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.09.2012 | UK Comedy

Oh dear. We've just lost nearly 20 minutes of our lives immersed in this super-blooper reel from The Office, which comes to an end on US TV very soon ...

WATCH: 'Parks And Recreation' Season Four Gag Reel

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.09.2012 | UK Comedy

Want to see a bunch of actors messing up, cracking up and occasionally being really rather potty-mouthed? Then take a little look at the Parks and Rec...

WATCH: Amy Poehler Answers Your Questions

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 27.06.2012 | UK Comedy

Amy Poehler is a very funny human being. We know this from her sitcom, Parks And Recreation, her cameo in the utterly wonderful Arrested Development a...

How To Win Friends And Influence People When Talking About British TV Comedy: A Guide For Americans

Andrea Mann | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Comedy
Andrea Mann

American cousins! And other Americans to whom I am not related! Ever found yourself at a tea party - the British, not crazed lunatic Republican, kind - and suddenly been at a loss for words when the topic of conversation moves, inevitably, to British television comedy? Fear not. For here is a handy guide to What To Say in such a situation - or indeed, when conversing with Brits in the Huffington Post Comedy Club comments. The following 20 pointers are intended to make you blend in with British people...

WATCH: The Cast Of 'The Office', '30 Rock' And More Sing For You

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 06.02.2012 | UK Comedy

Ever watched How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying? It has a song called Brotherhood Of Man - and over the weekend, all your favourite star...

Why Can't I Watch The American TV I Want To When I Want To?

Ben Falk | Posted 09.09.2011 | UK Entertainment
Ben Falk

First, let me declare something: I'll almost always choose an American show over a British one and actively search the US network schedules and entertainment sites for something that tickles my fancy. But the lot of being a massive American television fan in the UK like myself is a strange one. If you don't want to risk tangling with the authorities by torrent-ing shows (and obviously I don't), you either have to cross your fingers a British channel buys it, or wait until something pops up on import DVD.