topic-peclb0000008980 Stephen Merchant News Coverage - Los Angeles Times
RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Stephen Merchant

A collection of news and information related to Stephen Merchant published by this site and its partners.

Top Stephen Merchant Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • Fall TV: Our critics find gem in 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' - and some duds

    Fall TV: Our critics find gem in 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' - and some duds
    This week marks the official start of the fall TV season. Some series have already gotten off to a start, including Fox's comedy "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" and NBC's thriller "Blacklist" (with the official trailer above). There are almost too many new shows...
  • Emmys 2013: 'Modern Family' cast celebrates at the HBO party

    Emmys 2013: 'Modern Family' cast celebrates at the HBO party
    The cast of "Modern Family" was jubilant and seemingly everywhere at HBO's annual post-Emmy bash at the Pacific Design Center on Sunday night. The ABC sitcom was riding high thanks to its fourth consecutive Emmy win for best comedy, and star Ty Burrell,...
  • Tuesday's TV Highlights: 'The Mindy Project' on Fox

    Tuesday's TV Highlights: 'The Mindy Project' on Fox
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of Sept. 15 - 21, 2013 in PDF format This week's TV Movies     -------------------- SERIES Dads Two college buddies (Giovanni...
  • Stephen Merchant has fun with his misfortune in 'Hello Ladies'

    Stephen Merchant has fun with his misfortune in 'Hello Ladies'
    In mid-August, the British comedian and actor Stephen Merchant went to a party at fellow comedian Sarah Silverman's house. It was a jovial scene, populated by a who's who list of L.A.'s funniest people. Merchant ate some chocolate of questionable...
  • Fall TV Preview: From 'Sleepy Hollow' to 'Ravenswood' to 'Atlantis'

    Fall TV Preview: From 'Sleepy Hollow' to 'Ravenswood' to 'Atlantis'
    The Fall Season is here, people. And though premieres will happen up and down what is still anachronistically called a dial, the season remains mainly the domain of the broadcast networks — which seem bent for the moment not on aping cable TV, as...
  • Review: In 'I Give It a Year,' the funny bits are welded on

    Review: In 'I Give It a Year,' the funny bits are welded on
    Writer Dan Mazer, a longtime Sacha Baron Cohen collaborator, brings his taste for the comedy of discomfort to the rom-com realm in "I Give It a Year." The jaundiced sentiment of the title hints at an inside-out reworking of the happily-ever-after formula....
  • 'American Idol': Corey Clark returns with lawsuit claiming racism

    'American Idol': Corey Clark returns with lawsuit claiming racism
    He may have been sent packing on "American Idol," but Corey Clark just can't let the show go. Now he's joining other former contestants in a voluminous lawsuit claiming that Fox's singing contest is racist. Clark, now 33, is one of 10 plaintiffs suing...
  • MTV's 'Generation Cryo' focuses on siblings conceived by donors

    MTV's 'Generation Cryo' focuses on siblings conceived by donors
    In recent years, MTV has put teen moms in the spotlight. Now, it’s shifting focus to young people searching to find out more about their origins with the documentary series, “Generation Cryo,” premiering in November.   It focuses on...
  • 'Game of Thrones': Join a live Web chat with Emilia Clarke on Monday

    'Game of Thrones': Join a live Web chat with Emilia Clarke on Monday
    The character British actress Emilia Clarke plays on HBO's "Game of Thrones" is named Daenerys Targaryen, but most fans of the show know her as "Mother of Dragons." Clarke will be appearing on a live Web chat on Monday, July 29, at 3:30 p.m. PDT....
  • TCA press tour: 'Hello Ladies' star Stephen Merchant is really tall

    TCA press tour: 'Hello Ladies' star Stephen Merchant is really tall
    It seemed like the only thing reporters wanted to ask Stephen Merchant about Thursday at the Television Critics Assn. press tour was what it's like to be so tall. The executive producer, director and star of HBO's new comedy series "Hello Ladies" is 6-...
  • Review: 'Drunk History' offers amusingly inebriated takes on the past

    Review: 'Drunk History' offers amusingly inebriated takes on the past
    "Drunk History," which has lived on the website Funny or Die in fits and starts since 2007, graduates to television Tuesday, courtesy of Comedy Central. It is a strange business: a show in which people who have had too much to drink, for real, travel to...