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Posted Monday 11/19/18 at 1:04PM EST
Documentary Now!'s homage to Original Cast Album: Company will be available on vinyl
IFC plans to release a vinyl pressing of the six full original songs from the episode “Original Cast Album: Co-op," which pays homage to D. A. Pennebaker's 1970 documentary. John Mulaney, who stars on the episode, wrote the lyrics with co-creator Seth Meyers.
Posted Wednesday 10/10/18 at 4:00PM EDT
Documentary Now! enlists Michael Keaton and Owen Wilson for a Wild Wild Country parody
The IFC mockumentary's "B*tshit Valley" will feature Wilson as self-proclaimed spiritual leader Father Ra-Shawbard, leader of the Shawbardite commune. Keaton will play FBI agent Bill Doss, who takes it upon himself to reveal the truth about their peculiar leader.
Posted Monday 8/13/18 at 9:39PM EDT
Documentary Now! is doing its first musical episode, featuring John Mulaney and Taran Killam
The IFC mockumentary series will return with Original Cast Album: Co-Op, a parody of D.A. Pennebaker’s 1970 documentary Original Cast Album: Company, which followed the overnight cast recording of the Stephen Sondheim Tony Award-winning musical. Documentary Now! returns in February for "Season 52."
Posted Wednesday 8/01/18 at 4:00PM EDT
Cate Blanchett is coming to Documentary Now!
The two-time Oscar winner will play a Marina Abramovic-type performance artist on the IFC documentary spoof's takeoff on the acclaimed 2012 documentary Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present.
Posted Thursday 3/29/18 at 2:13PM EDT
IFC renews Brockmire for two seasons, Seth Meyers teases Documentary Now! return in 2019
Hank Azaria's baseball announcer comedy has been picked up for a third and fourth season. At IFC's upfront event, executive producer Seth Meyers said of Documentary Now!'s extended hiatus: "I think the year off will be helpful. I think when we come back, you know, fingers crossed, when you take time and come back you do those Roseanne numbers.” ALSO: Check out Brockmire's Season 2 key art.
Posted Friday 1/12/18 at 6:58PM EST
IFC renews Stan Against Evil, sets Brockmire’s return and reveals that Documentary Now! won’t return till 2019
Hank Azaria’s Brockmire will be back for Season 2 on April 25, while Stan Against Evil should return this fall.