Amy Poehler

Michigan native 'making it' on new NBC series hosted by Nick Offerman and Amy Poehler

Robert Mahar from Grand Rapids is on Season 1 of "Making It" with hosts Nick Offerman and Amy Poehler. It airs Tuesdays on NBC-TV.

Comedy

What It's Really Like Being A Judge On Amy Poehler's Making It

Etsy's trend expert, Dayna Isom Johnson, reveals what goes on behind the scenes.<p>To anyone waiting for their luggage at LAX at the time, they probably thought TSA had replaced Dayna Isom Johnson's clothes with gold bars. Or that she'd grabbed her suitcase off the conveyor belt, and her claim tag was …

Reality TV

The History of Comedy: “In It Together”

<b>CNN, 9 pm Sunday</b><p>Abbott and Costello. Cheech and Chong. Tina Fey and Amy Poehler. Hilarious duos past and present are the focus of <i>The History of …

Comedy

Amy Poehler Pulled a Leslie Knope When Asked About a ‘Parks & Rec’ Reunion

Amy Poehler is all for a <i>Parks and Rec</i> reunion, so yeah, prepare the celebratory waffles.<p>During the TCA press tour yesterday, the actress addressed …

Comedy

Amy Poehler on Parks and Recreation Revival, Leslie Knope's Life as a GIF and The Good Place

| Thu., Aug. 9, 2018 5:56 AM<p><b>Amy Poehler</b> is busy, but maybe not too busy for a certain revival.<p>The <i>Parks and Recreation</i> star, who can currently be seen …

Comedy

Amy Poehler's Comments About A 'Parks & Recreation' Reunion Will Make You Want To Go Out For Celebratory Waffles

With so many TV revivals being announced on an almost daily basis, it can be a little hard to keep track of it all. However, there is one beloved hit …

Comedy

Amy Poehler On Potential ‘Parks And Rec’ Reunion, NRA’s Use Of Leslie Knope & ‘SNL’ In Trump Era – TCA

“I’m tech avail,” beamed Amy Poehler today if there’s a <i>Parks and Recreation</i> reteam in the works.<p>In regards to a realistic timeline for a reunion, …

Comedy

Watch Amy Poehler & Nick Offerman Crack Up in 'Making It' Bloopers (VIDEO)

Plus, see Poehler get her craft on.

Nick Offerman

'Making It' contestant's paper designs gave Amy Poehler chills

Jeffery Rudell is a paper engineer, and, no, it's not a fictional career.

East Village

Amy Poehler is totally down for a Parks and Recreation reunion

<b>Reboot fever has hit and Amy Poehler wants a Parks and Rec reunion. Is such a feat possible though?</b><p>If you still haven’t watched Amy Poehler’s smash …

Comedy

Amy Poehler applauds 'SNL' and its coverage of President Donald Trump: They're 'doing an amazing job'

Amy Poehler is happy with the way “Saturday Night Live” is displaying their satirical comedy about President Donald Trump.<p>“’SNL’ is doing an amazing job, and they have a hard job,” she told reporters at the 2018 Television Critics Association's Summer Press Tour in Beverly Hills, Calif. on …

Comedy

Alexa Will Now Deter Burglars

Aug 7, 2018<p>Alexa takes a distinctly light-hearted approach to keeping your home secure.<p>Your Amazon Echo, or whichever Alexa-enabled smart speaker you …

Amazon Echo

NBC has best ratings week for a network in 2 months

NBC cut through the summer doldrums with the best week for a television network since the NBA Finals were seen on ABC two months ago.<p>The Nielsen company said Tuesday the network was led, as usual in the summer months, by "America's Got Talent." The competition show was seen by 11.8 million people …

TV

Rita Ora Apparently Roots For Everyone

How supportive.

Rita Ora

Amy Poehler And Nick Offerman's 'Making It' Is Handcrafted For This Age Of Feel-Good TV

NBC's crafting competition show, hosted by the "Parks and Recreation" duo, is the product of a long lineage of reality shows predicated on pleasantness.<p>Moments into its first episode, “Making It,” NBC’s new competition show celebrating the talents of eight crafting enthusiasts, establishes itself …

Entertainment

Muppet Arm Confetti Cannon

This week, Rebecca and Jenn discuss soaring sales of anxiety-related books, Books-A-Million’s creative new promotion, the discovery of an ancient …

Barnes & Noble

How Tina Fey and Amy Poehler's Humor Formed an Unbreakable Friendship

| Sun., Aug. 5, 2018 3:00 AM<p>Twenty-five years ago, a fresh-out-of-college blonde and a bold brunette bonded over the art of eyebrow shaping.<p>At the …

Comedy

Pete Davidson Stars in Machine Gun Kelly’s New ‘LOCO’ Video

Boy, we are just days away from a Pete Davidson rap album, aren’t we? That’s the first thought that comes to mind from the <i>SNL</i> star’s co-starring role …

Music Videos

Amy Poehler Options THE VANDERBEEKERS OF 141ST STREET by Karina Yan Glaser

Amy Poehler’s production company, Paper Kite Productions, has optioned Book Riot Contributing Editor Karina Yan Glaser‘s debut middle grade novel, …

Broad City

Amy Poehler's Crafty New Show Will Make You Feel Better Than Anything Else on TV

The plan was to watch a couple of episodes of Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman's new crafting competition series, <i>Making It</i>, which premiered on NBC last night, get the general gist, and tell you about it. The reality was I binged every episode available to the press and then went to Michael's 10 …

Crafting

Ratings: Amy Poehler, Nick Offerman's 'Making It' Crafts a Quality Debut at 10PM

Combined with “America’s Got Talent,” NBC cuts through Tuesday broadcast competition<p>Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman’s “Making It” debuted Tuesday as …

Entertainment

Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman’s new DIY show is like Parks and Recreation meets Bake Off

"The real prize is a job well done"<p>Former Parks and Recreation stars Nick Offerman and Amy Poehler have created a US show that celebrates people who …

Comedy

West Hartford Native Competes On 'Making It,' Amy Poehler, Nick Offerman's New TV Show

When Khiem Nguyen was approached by a casting director for NBC’s new show “Making It,” he never though he’d make it onto the show.However, Nguyen, a …

TV

The Revolutionary Niceness of Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman's 'Making It'

If you've ever dreamed of Leslie Knope and Ron Swanson hosting a reality competition show, you're in luck.<p><i>Making It</i> is a DIY fantasy come to life. NBC’s new crafting show, which premiers Tuesday, features contestants who compete in challenges to make things like themed sculptures, holiday displays, …

TV

Stream It Or Skip It: ‘Making It’ On NBC, Where Amy Poehler And Nick Offerman Host A Feel-Good Crafting Competition

<i>Amy Poehler has had a low-ish profile since</i> Parks and Rec <i>ended a few years ago, preferring to produce shows (</i>Difficult People, Broad City<i>) than act</i> …

Entertainment

Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman talk new crafting show 'Making It'

Style expert Lilliana Vazquez sat down with Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman to talk about their new crafting show on NBC, “Making It.” Poehler says she’s only capable of making trouble, while Offerman talks about his crafting skills. The duo takes Vazquez along with them to make a wooden wine bottle.

Comedy

Amy Poehler Shows Her Appreciation For Crafters In 'Making It'

We've all seen enough Pinterest fails to last several lifetimes, but that has still never stopped me from looking at something on Etsy and wondering …

Comedy

Crafty LA Residents Will Compete on NBC's "Making It"

Are you crafty? Then you'll want to watch "Making It." Executive produced by Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman, this lighthearted show takes on the world …

Aziz Ansari

What’s On Tonight: Amy Poehler And Nick Offerman’s ‘Making It’ Arrives

<b>Making It</b> (NBC, 10:00 p.m.) – Nick Offerman and Amy Poehler team up for this competition craft show in which talented creators compete for the title of “Master Maker.” Honestly, any chance to see Leslie Knope and Ron Swanson back together again sounds good to us.<p><b>America’s Got Talent</b> (NBC, 8:00 …

Comedy

Austin’s Khiem Nguyen tries ‘Making It’ on new Amy Poehler crafting show

Austin’s Khiem Nguyen just went on a roller coaster ride. He left Austin to film a reality show in a barn outside Los Angeles.<p>“Making It,” from the …

Austin