Tag Archives: Kristen Schaal

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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“Is 70 Not A Good IQ?”

[Contains over-affectionate corporate mascots and SPOILERS!!!] In theory, I should unequivocally approve of the casting of Kristen Schaal as a recurring character in the sixth season of 30 Rock… and I can’t deny that I enjoyed her work here as ‘Hazel … Continue reading

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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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