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Re: Kristen Schaal

Posted: Fri Jun 18, 2010 4:50 pm
by mohumbhai mania
On the rottentomatoes.com site, there are some "making of" Toy Story III short videos. Kristin's in one of them.

Re: Kristen Schaal

Posted: Tue Jul 27, 2010 8:10 pm
by vmh
Kristen is going to be on Letterman tonight. Just spreading the word.

Re: Kristen Schaal

Posted: Tue Jul 27, 2010 8:37 pm
by Deirdre
:thanks:

Re: Kristen Schaal

Posted: Wed Jul 28, 2010 5:35 am
by Nancy
Aw heck, I was too late. How was she?

Re: Kristen Schaal

Posted: Wed Jul 28, 2010 3:56 pm
by Venus
You can watch it here (for now anyway):


Adorable as always. :)

Re: Kristen Schaal

Posted: Wed Jul 28, 2010 5:22 pm
by DaMango
That was a cute interview, but I'm disappointed in Dave's questions. He kind of made her out to be a nobody, and didn't even mention her book or her role on Flight of the Conchords. She was a good sport about it, but I wonder if she was disappointed too.

Re: Kristen Schaal

Posted: Wed Jul 28, 2010 6:00 pm
by Venus
Yeah I was also quite surprised there was no mention of FOTC nor her new book but she came across well in the interview and made the most out of the questions she was given. It was nice hearing about her background but I agree that it would have been nice if she had the opportunity to talk about the many other projects she's been involved with.

Re: Kristen Schaal

Posted: Wed Jul 28, 2010 6:18 pm
by mohumbhai mania
Or Penelope, Princess of Pets. Or Toy Story 2!

I wonder if someone didn't do their homework, or maybe they decided to stay away from the "sixy" stuff...

Re: Kristen Schaal

Posted: Wed Jul 28, 2010 8:12 pm
by Nancy
I thought it was delightful. I caught myself belly laughing at her answers a few times, and to me that's the mark of a good talk show appearance. Plus Dave was having fun.
But now that you've pointed out the lack of mentioning a lot of her accomplishments, I see your point, but if I had never seen her before, I would think this is a very funny lady, and I'd like to see what else she's done.

Re: Kristen Schaal

Posted: Wed Jul 28, 2010 9:14 pm
by DaMango
Oh yeah, he left out Toy Story as well, and that is a very popular movie. Don't get me wrong, Kristen was totally charming throughout the whole interview, I'm just sore at Dave for not doing his homework. It would be one thing if she were a regular guest, because you'd want to find something new to talk about each time, but this was a big opportunity for her. Maybe I'm overreacting about this whole thing, but it really has me riled up for some reason. :lol:

Re: Kristen Schaal

Posted: Wed Jul 28, 2010 9:26 pm
by vmh
I was happy with the interview. It's not like they had a lot of time to chat and I found it to be more fun than just coming on the show to promote every project you're involved in, although I'm sure Kristen would have made that fun too. A lot of her projects were left out but it made sense that Penelope wasn't promoted since the pilot was aired in the UK. Hey could have mentioned her role in FOTC but since they won't be returning for a third season, why talk about it too much? She did get to briefly plug a movie that's currently out (in a few days) and an upcoming project.

Re: Kristen Schaal

Posted: Thu Jul 29, 2010 4:56 am
by Nancy
Butter!

Fact Checkers Unit, an online comedy series

Posted: Tue Aug 24, 2010 12:18 pm
by Venus
The Fantastic NEW Comedy Series 'Fact Checkers Unit' starts August 24th!

SERIES SYNOPSIS
No celebrity too big, no fact too obscure for FCU: Fact Checkers Unit. Russell and Dylan check each and every fact printed in Dictum magazine. They might not be respected around the office, but in the fact checking world, these guys know how to get it done. Fact Checked.

TALENT
Series regulars include Peter Karinen, Brian Sacca and Kristen Schall (\The Flight of the Conchords). Guest stars: Luke Perry, Donald Faison, Alex Trebek, Zach Gilford, Pauley Perrette, Jon Heder, Dave Navarro, and Karolina Kurkova.


Source

About Kristen's character:

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Paula
Kristen Schaal

Dylan and Russell's boss and the head fact checker. Kristen couldn't care less about her job, the magazine, fact checking, or personal hygiene. She has a crush on Dylan and flirts with him in her own unique way -- by staring at him while she slurps up spaghetti.


A couple of pics:
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Episodes are also up on NBC.com

I see that it's based on this short film. 8)

Re: Kristen Schaal

Posted: Tue Dec 14, 2010 3:24 am
by vmh
Kristen will be a guest on Conan - Tuesday 12/21. Be sure to watch! :D

Re: Kristen Schaal

Posted: Tue Dec 14, 2010 7:02 am
by Nancy
Thanks for the heads up, V. I usually catch it, but I'll make it a point to tune in tomorrow.