UCBT's Kate McKinnon Is SNL's Newest Featured PlayerMar 30, 2015
Kate McKinnon, who was recently added to the cast of NBC's Saturday Night Live as a featured player. Kate is a veteran performer at UCBT whose solo shows Disenchanted, Best Actress, and Kate McKinnon On Ice enjoyed runs at our New York City theatre. She has also been a member of various MAUDE Teams.
Kate made her SNL debut in several sketches on this past week's episode including a turn as Penelope Cruz attempting to sell shampoo along side Sophia Vergara.
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Rob Huebel, Riki Lindhome, Paul Scheer cast in horror comedy "Hell Baby"Mar 30, 2015
'The League''s Paul Scheer Joins Horror Comedy 'Hell Baby'
The Darko Entertainment and Principato Young Entertainment film also adds Rob Huebel, Keegan-Michael Key, and Riki Lindhome.
The cast for horror comedy Hell Baby has added four more.
Rob Huebel, Paul Scheer, Riki Lindhome and Keegan-Michael Key have joined the cast of the film, which tells the story of soon-to-be parents who move into a haunted home in New Orleans, prompting them to request help from a Vatican exorcism team.
The film's writer-directors Thomas Lennon and Robert Ben Garant will play the exorcism team. Previously announced stars Rob Corddry and Leslie Bibb are set to play the expectant parents.
Darko Entertainment's Sean McKittrick, Jeff Culotta and Ted Hamm are producing, along with Principato Young's Peter Principato and Paul Young; and Garant/Lennon Productions.
Huebel, who worked on the MTV sketch comedy show Human Giant, is repped by Principato-Young and CAA. Scheer, star of FX's The League, is repped by Principato-Young and UTA. Lindhome, who is a member of the comedy-folk duo Garfunkel and Oates, is repped by Principato-Young and WME. Key currently appears on Comedy Central's Key & Peele and is repped by Principato-Young and UTA.
The film began production in New Orleans April 13.
Horatio Sanz cast in ABC pilotMar 30, 2015
Saturday Night Live alum Horatio Sanz has been added to ABC's untitled Kari Lizer comedy pilot, about Hilary Pfeiffer-Dunne (Mary McCormack), a high-powered executive who now faces the biggest challenge of her life when she finds herself unemployed and acting as a full-time mom to her two teenagers. Sanz, managed by 3 Arts, will play the put-upon, wry-humored Jonathan, a neighbor of Hilary's who's the stay-at-home dad of 2-year-old twin girls.