Vile: Seth Rogen Insults Paul Ryan in Front of His Kids
June 30th, 2018 1:30 PM
Children are now firmly in play for Hollywood’s “resistance.” Seth Rogen, the pot-friendly star of hits like Sausage Party and the Neighbors franchise, faced a conundrum recently after posing for pictures with a pair of teen fans. The actor happily took those snaps, but he recoiled when the children’s father joined the fray.
Kelly Slams Seth Rogen for Insulting Paul Ryan in Front of Kids
June 25th, 2018 1:20 PM
On her 9:00 a.m. ET hour show on Monday, NBC anchor Megyn Kelly blasted liberal actor Seth Rogen for refusing to take a picture with House Speaker Paul Ryan and even shaming the Wisconsin Congressman in front of his kids. None of the other network morning shows mentioned Rogen’s incivility toward the Republican leader.
Judd Apatow: Late Night Shows ‘Make Fun of People Who Are Prejudiced’
November 2nd, 2017 2:27 PM
Hollywood likes to think it adds something important to the political environment. Instead, it just seems to confuse people.
CBS's Colbert, Rogen Prank Message Donald Trump, Jr. on Twitter
June 20th, 2017 4:04 PM
On the Late Show with Stephen Colbert, comedian Seth Rogen admitted to direct messaging Donald Trump, Jr. several times. While Rogen declared his tweets were “polite and measured,” they only made the comedian look like a typical Twitter troll.
Judd Apatow: Donald Trump Is an ‘Idiot,’ a ‘Crazy Person,’ a 'Madman'
November 2nd, 2016 7:26 PM
During an interview on the syndicated television program In Depth With Graham Bensinger, liberal writer, director and comedian Judd Apatow used the opportunity as a guest on the weekend show to slam Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump as “a sociopath,” “a very, very dangerous person” and “a madman.”
Apatow's rant came after the host asked him a…
Bozell & Graham Column: Sniper-Smearing In Hollywood
January 24th, 2015 8:01 AM
Clint Eastwood's movie “American Sniper” dominated the box office race on the long Martin Luther King weekend with a gross of $103.5 million. That's more than twice as high as the previous January opening weekend record. It received a rare "A+" CinemaScore from people who saw it, suggesting word-of-mouth will be wildly positive.
This movie wasn’t very…
Moore, Rogen Now Claim Their Tweets Didn't Criticize 'American Sniper'
January 19th, 2015 11:50 PM
Your truly noted yesterday (at NewsBusters; at BizzyBlog) how Michael Moore tweeted, in part, that "We were taught snipers were cowards." Earlier today, Geoffrey Dickens at NewsBusters observed that Seth Rogen, whose "The Interview" movie was at least partially salvaged financially by freedom-of-speech supporters on the left and right who watched it online and in person in…
Sony Shared 'Interview' Movie With a Pleased State Department
December 19th, 2014 12:59 PM
William Boot at The Daily Beast reported that before all the hacking and bomb threats, Sony CEO Michael Leynton showed a rough cut of their movie “The Interview” to U.S. officials before completing it. The State Department apparently agreed that the movie could help put an end to Kim Jong Un's reign over North Korea.
Seth Rogen and the Liberal Media's Night of the Long Knives (Correctio
May 31st, 2014 7:16 AM
(EDITOR'S NOTE: Correction appended. Seth Rogen did not send the tweet mentioned below.)
Lights, action - cue the Leftists! Or, what comes around, goes around.
Seth Rogen, a Hollywood favorite as star or a supporting player in such gems as Knocked Up, The Green Hornet,The 40 Year Old Virgin and more, is having what one might call a Martin Niemoller moment. Niemoller was the…
Judd Apatow Hits 'Thoughtless' WashPost Film Critic, Charges Her with
May 27th, 2014 3:48 PM
Actor Seth Rogen and director/producer Judd Apatow are hitting back at a Washington Post film critic for strongly suggesting that the sort of movies churned out by the duo are partly to blame for Elliot Rodger's deadly killing spree on Friday. For his part, Apatow effectively blasted Ann Hornaday for, well, trolling.
Jessica Chasmar of the Washington Times has the story (emphasis mine):
Clueless Brian Williams: An 'Outrage' That Congress Didn't Rhapsodize
February 28th, 2014 11:48 AM
According to NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams, It's an "outrage" that members of Congress didn't sit in rapt attention to every word of self-admitted "pothead" Seth Rogen. The comedian and actor appeared on Capitol Hill, Thursday, to testify on the issue of Alzheimer's disease. As is common, senators filtered in and out of the hearing. Later, Rogen took to…
Still Yearning for Kerry in 'Funny People' Movie
August 22nd, 2009 6:04 PM
Some in Hollywood, it seems, just can't let go of past political hopes – or at least want to use their films to continue pushing their political preferences. In Funny People, the new movie from writer/director Judd Apatow (IMDb page) which opened July 31, a character played by Seth Rogen (IMDb page) wears a 2004-era “Vote Kerry” T-shirt with an artwork outline image of 2004 Democratic…