Here Are Some Afternoon Links!

  • Amanda Bynes told People Magazine that she thinks she’s doing “amazing,” which sounds about right. Will someone go to her house and check on her, though? Just to make sure? -Dlisted
  • Want to watch the red band trailer for Patton Oswalt’s (and Johnny Knoxville, Patrice O’Neal, and Rob Riggle’s) Nature Calls? It’s fine if you do! Check it out, have a ball. -FilmDrunk
  • Melissa McCarthy is going to be in The Hangover 3, which is good news, I guess, apart from the idea that there is going to be a third Hangover movie. -SlashFilm
  • Netflix has picked up Ricky Gervais’s new comedy series, Derek. It’s the one that is NOT an attempt at making fun of disabled people. You know? Can’t wait 4 that 1. -NYTimes
  • You guys like Tom Scharpling, right? You should! I’m sure you do. Want to know what records he likes the most right now, out of all the records? Look at this list of them, then! Ok! -InSound
  • Ben Garant, Reno 911! co-creator, is going to direct an adaptation of Baywatch. The script is from Peter Tolan, creator of Rescue Me. So. Maybe? -Vulture
  • Did you guys watch the Boardwalk Empire season premiere? I know I’m a little late in asking. But. Did you? Did you like it? I’ve never seen it but I hear it’s good! Ok here are some talking points about it! -TheWeek
  • Wait, have we watched this Parker Posey commercial for the Emmys yet? I don’t think we have. Why haven’t we? It’s funny! The Emmys are this weekend! IS EVERYONE READY? -Hypervocal