Press > Features

Wendi McLendon-Covey Teams With ‘The McCarthys’ Creator For ABC Hotel Comedy Based On Her Experiences

Deadline Hollywood - 10/24/2016
Years ago, Wendi McLendon-Covey was a floundering twentysomething working at what she has described as “a crappy hotel near Disneyland” where an old nightstand served as her desk, complete with a typewriter. Now The Goldbergs star will tap into her experiences for a comedy series project, which has landed at ABC with a script commitment plus significant penalty.

YouTube Star Anna Akana And The Groundlings Use Comedy To Empower Bullied Teens

Forbes - 10/11/2016
Jimmy Fowlie, Anna Akana and Ariane Price know the impact of bullying all to well. “I’m gay and growing up in Boston I dealt with a fair amount of it,” says Fowlie.

Saturday Night Live Writer Mikey Day Added to Season 42 Cast

Entertainment Weekly - 9/9/2016
Day, who trained at the Groundlings, was a cast member of Wild ‘n Out, and his other credits include Maya & Marty, Robot Chicken, and The Underground; he also starred in the short-lived NBC adaptation of the British comedy Kath & Kim.

Press > Reviews

BWW Review: The Hysterical GROUNDINGS HOOK-UP APP - A Serious Connectivity To Your Funny Bones

Broadway World - 10/24/2016
Groundlings' latest laugh-packed Friday & Saturday night show GROUNDINGS HOOK-UP APP had their packed house in the palms of their hands laughing hard and reacting loudly to every possible twist, turn and diss. - Broadway World

Media glut, the 'Bachelor,' Yelp get the Groundlings treatment

Los Angeles Times - 5/7/2015
Directed by Oscar-winning "Community"-star and alumnus Jim Rash, the new edition, as ever, features a rotating cast that frequently delivers wry, ribald laughs...

Groundlings: Dead or Alive

Broadway World - 2/16/2015
Aims, Targets, and Tickles Your Funny Bone

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