Tag Archives: Ari Graynor

Obviously Awesome

I try not to get too excited about forthcoming shows and films when they’re first mooted, because “Que Sera, Sera”… but when I read that actress Jenny Slate and writer/director Gillian Robespierre (of Obvious Child fame) were reuniting to produce … Continue reading

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“… And Jazzy Jeff!”

Ari Graynor made a guest appearance on Garfunkel and Oates this week*, moving me to write about a show that I’ve been feeling fairly apathetic about up until now. As far as sitcoms about musical-comedy-duos go, I think G&O comes … Continue reading

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Bad TV, Great T&A (Climax!)

[Contains SPOILERS… though I’m not sure why anyone would care at this point…] The televisual version of Bad Teacher was cancelled after just three episodes, and officially removed from the schedules back in May… but CBS have been burning off … Continue reading

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Too Bad (Better To Come?)

In last week’s episode of Bad Teacher, the characters found themselves facing a teacher-evaluation day, with the threat of budget-tightening redundancies hanging over their heads. They all managed to pass muster and hang on to their jobs (phew!)… but the … Continue reading

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Bad TV, Great T&A

The only good thing I can say about the Bad Teacher pilot is that it gives pervs like me ample opportunity to ogle uber-hottie Ari Graynor, as she flaunts herself in a succession of tight, low-cut outfits… and, sad to … Continue reading

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Punch Up

As far as comedies about irresponsible educators go, Bad Teacher (2011) doesn’t even come close to the gold standard set by such classics as Summer School (1987) and School of Rock (2003). The jokes aren’t funny, the (anti)heroine’s redemption is half-hearted at best, and … Continue reading

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Better Than (Phone) Sex?

I’ve been seeing copies of For a Good Time, Call… (2012) in supermarket bargain bins for a few weeks now, but didn’t really take much interest until I watched Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist, and latched on to Ari Graynor’s … Continue reading

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