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The 40-Year-Old Virgin, 10 Years Later: Celebrate All the Careers It Helped Launch

The 40-Year-Old Virgin, 10 Years Later: Celebrate All the Careers It Helped Launch

Originally posted 08/19/2015 12:50PM

Ten years ago this week, Steve Carell starred in a little movie about a guy trying to find a way to lose something. And for this we are thankful. Let's turn the "Way Back Wednesday" machine to Aug. 19, 2005.

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#StandWithPP: Lena Dunham, Kerry Washington & More Stars Tweet Support for Planned Parenthood

#StandWithPP: Lena Dunham, Kerry Washington & More Stars Tweet Support for Planned Parenthood

Originally posted 08/03/2015 09:25PM

Celebrities like Lena Dunham, Kerry Washington and Elizabeth Banks joined together Monday under the hashtag "#StandWithPP" to beat back a Senate vote to strip the embattled Planned Parenthood Federation of America of its federal funding after a series of damaging undercover videos kicked up a firestorm over the group's abortion practices.

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WATCH: Bradley Cooper Embraces the Leotard Look in Official Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp Trailer

Wet Hot American Summer

WATCH: Bradley Cooper Embraces the Leotard Look in Official Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp Trailer

Originally posted 07/02/2015 03:30PM

Here's something to chat about over hot dogs and fireworks this holiday weekend – the official trailer for Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp is here, and it's a feast of nostalgic (and not-so-clean) fun.

The cast alone is worth celebrating. In addition to Wet Hot's original players (Amy Poehler, Bradley Cooper, Paul Rudd, Janeane Garofalo, Michael Ian Black, Joe Lo Truglio, Molly Shannon, Elizabeth Banks, and director David Wain in an on-camera role), newcomers Kristen Wiig, Jordan Peele, H. Jon Benjamin, Jason Schwartzman, John Slattery, Michael Cera, "Weird Al" Yankovic and Jon Hamm signed on for the prequel sequel, upping the wackiness exponentially.

Among other things, the Netflix original series promises the characters from the 2001 film are younger and hotter (or, you know, 14 years older and often wearing terrible wigs). Here are some of the highlights of the nutty trailer:

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Why Does Anna Kendrick Look So Happy to Count to Three?

Anna Kendrick Confirms She's Returning for Pitch Perfect 3

Originally posted 06/15/2015 07:00PM

Is the term "aca-trilogy"?

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Pitch Perfect 3 Is Happening! But Will Elizabeth Banks Direct the Third Movie?

Pitch Perfect 3 Is Happening! But Will Elizabeth Banks Direct the Third Movie?

Originally posted 06/10/2015 04:50PM

The only thing better than two Pitch Perfect movies is … three!

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Elizabeth Banks on Shooting the New Wet Hot American Summer Series: 'It Was Like No Time Went By'

Elizabeth Banks on Shooting the New Wet Hot American Summer Series: 'It Was Like No Time Went By'

Originally posted 06/03/2015 03:30PM

Elizabeth Banks is certainly looking forward to summer – a Wet Hot American Summer, that is.

"It was like no time went by," Banks said Tuesday about the new Netflix series set to air this summer that reprises the 2001 cult-classic comedy about Camp Firewood and reunites an all-star cast as some of the worst camp counselors in history.

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Pitch Perfect 2 Puts Elizabeth Banks in the Female Comedy Directors Club

Pitch Perfect 2 Puts Elizabeth Banks in the Female Comedy Directors Club

Originally posted 05/18/2015 12:25PM

The opening of Pitch Perfect 2 in theaters on Friday meant the return of Fat Amy to our lives, sure, but it also meant something else for director Elizabeth Banks.

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The Best Behind the Scenes Moments from Pitch Perfect 2, as Told by Instagram

The Best Behind the Scenes Moments from Pitch Perfect 2, as Told by Instagram

Originally posted 05/17/2015 12:50PM

Now that we can finally see the Barden Bellas' latest aca-adventure, let's take a look at the ridiculously fun time the cast had shooting the movie. With barbecues and pillow fights, filming Pitch Perfect 2 looked more like summer camp than work.

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Elizabeth Banks on 'Love' and 'Lust' in Her Marriage

Elizabeth Banks on 'Love' and 'Lust' in Her Marriage

Originally posted 05/14/2015 08:35PM

Elizabeth Banks has an enviable professional and personal life with her directorial debut hitting theaters on Friday and a 12-year-marriage with producer Max Handelman.

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Pitch Perfect 2: Why 3,500 Extras Showed Up for the Sing-Off Scene

Pitch Perfect 2: Why 3,500 Extras Showed Up for the Sing-Off Scene

Originally posted 05/14/2015 09:10AM

When the Pitch Perfect 2 crew threw a concert for the film's climactic sing-off, they needed some extras.

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