Tag Archives: Kristen Schaal

Kristen-Mas 2013!

The past few days have yielded several yuletide treats for Kristen Schaal fans here in the UK… on Christmas Day she had a vocal cameo in Toy Story 3 (2010), which premiered on BBC1 just after The Queen’s Speech, and … Continue reading

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C’est Chic?

The biggest problem with Cirque du Freak: The Vampire’s Assistant (2009) is writ large right there in its wordy-ass title. On the one hand you have the story of a super-normal high-school student who impulsive steals an exotic spider from … Continue reading

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“If You’ve Gotta Go South, You’ve Gotta Go South…”

[Contains spooky doll impersonations and SPOILERS!!!] There aren’t many stand-up specials that require a spoiler warning, but I feel obligated to apply one to this post about Kristen Schaal’s Live at the Fillmore, to avoid revealing any of the “plot … Continue reading

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Mind The Schaal

I gave comedy-music-quiz Never Mind the Buzzcocks the cold shoulder a few years ago, but every now and again I’m lured back by an intriguing contestant or guest-host… such as this week’s emcee, the inestimable Kristen Schaal, who performed the minor miracle … Continue reading

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Hurshe Kisses II: The Recasting

Although Adult Swim decided to blast through the second season of The Heart, She Holler at breakneck speed, airing an episode every night for two weeks straight, I chose to pace myself, so I’ve only just gotten around to watching the … Continue reading

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Hurshe Kisses

I’m not a big fan of excessive gore or violence, so the real draw for me in watching horror flicks is the batshit surrealism that results when directors leave logic and decorum on the cutting room floor. Even the most … Continue reading

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Cute Kristen & Angry Amanda

E4 have started showing Ugly Betty from the beginning, and I remembered reading that Kristen Schaal had a cameo in the pilot episode, so I decided to give it a look-see. Despite being given a character name (and being referenced … Continue reading

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Downbacks

[Contains pop-star slapping SPOILERS!] As the American TV networks announce all their shiny new shows at the industry upfronts, three of my regular lunchtime amusements ground to a halt this week: Bob’s Burgers went from strength to strength in its … Continue reading

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Happy Bunny Day!

In honour of Easter Sunday, I was going to post a harrowing picture of an emaciated, thorny-crowned Christ upon the cross… then I decided that it would be funner to post this adorable photo of Kristen Schaal wearing bunny ears … Continue reading

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“Shut Your Mouth, It’s Art Crawl!”

I am an idiot… of that there can be no doubt. To date there have been three seasons of Bob’s Burgers produced, at least one of which was broadcast over here in Britland on E4… and yet, despite having a … Continue reading

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