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Netflix’s Wet Hot American Summer Adds Jon Hamm, Chris Pine, and More

29 January 2015 8:49 AM, PST | TVovermind.com | See recent TVovermind.com news »

If you thought the cast of Netflix’s Wet Hot American Summer series couldn’t get any better, you were wrong. As first reported by Deadline, Jon Hamm (Mad Men), Chris Pine (Into the Woods), Kristen Wiig (Saturday Night Live), and Jason Schwartzman (Bored to Death) have now also joined the cast of the revival. Per Deadline, Hamm will play a spy (I cannot wait to see that), while Wiig will play a snobby counselor at the preppy Camp Tigerclaw, rival to Camp Firewood. Schwartzman will reportedly be the boy’s camp’s head counselor, and interestingly, Pine’s role is simply described as “mysterious.” All four of these new roles will be either guest star or recurring. Hamm, Pine, Wiig, and Schwartzman join the film’s original cast, which includes Elizabeth Banks (The Hunger Games films), Michael Ian Black (The State), Bradley Cooper (American Sniper), Janeane Garofalo (Girlfriends’ Guide »

- Chris King

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"Wet Hot American Summer: First Day Of Camp" - New Footage

28 January 2015 8:05 PM, PST | SneakPeek | See recent SneakPeek news »

Sneak Peek footage from writer/director David Wain's upcoming Netflix series "Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp", set in 1981, starring Elizabeth Banks, Michael Ian Black, Bradley Cooper, Judah Friedlander, Janeane Garofalo, Joe Lo Truglio, Ken Marino, Christopher Meloni, Marguerite Moreau, Zak Orth, Amy Poehler, David Hyde Pierce, Paul Rudd, Molly Shannon and Michael Showalter:

Cast also includes H. Jon Benjamin, Nina Hellman, A.D. Miles, Marisa Ryan, Kevin Sussman and Wain, with Michaela Watkins, Josh Charles, John Slattery, Randall ParkLake Bell, Jayma Mays, Paul Scheer, Rob Huebel and Richard Schiff.

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Wet Hot American Summer: First Day Of Camp"...

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- Michael Stevens

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Pine, Hamm, Wiig Join Netflix's "Wet Hot"

28 January 2015 6:13 PM, PST | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

Chris PineJon Hamm, Kristen Wiig and Jason Schwartzman have all scored guest starring/recurring roles in Netflix's upcoming eight-part TV series prequel to the 2001 cult comedy "Wet Hot American Summer".

Hamm will play a secret spy, Wiig is a snobby counselor at a preppy rival camp, Schwartzman is the camp's head counselor, and Pine’s character is described only as mysterious.

The quartet join an already massive cast that includes Paul Rudd, Amy Poehler, Bradley Cooper, Elizabeth Banks, Janeane Garofalo, David Hyde Pierce, Christopher Meloni, Molly Shannon, John Slattery, Josh CharlesRandall ParkJayma Mays, Lake Bell, Richard Schiff, H. Jon BenjaminMichael Ian Black, Michaela Watkins, Paul Scheer, Rob Huebel, Judah Friedlander, Kevin Sussman, A.D. Miles, and Michael Showalter.

While the previous film was set on the last day of a fictional summer camp in 1981, this new series will be set on the first day. "Wet Hot American »

- Garth Franklin

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Bradley Cooper, Kristen Wiig, Jon Hamm, Amy Poehler and More? This A-List Cast Just Got Even More Awesome

28 January 2015 4:54 PM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

This is it, guys. This is the best cast on TV, and it's not even actually on TV. The cast of Netflix's Wet Hot American Summer reboot just expanded to include Jon Hamm, Kristen Wiig, Chris Pine and Jason Schwartzman on top of the already seriously impressive list of names that was only just confirmed yesterday with the release of the teaser trailer. That list includes: Elizabeth BanksMichael Ian BlackBradley CooperJudah FriedlanderJaneane GarofaloJoe Lo TruglioKen MarinoChristopher MeloniMarguerite MoreauZak OrthAmy PoehlerDavid Hyde PiercePaul RuddMolly Shannon and Michael Showalter. And that's »

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Go Back To Camp In The First Wet Hot American Summer Teaser

28 January 2015 4:52 PM, PST | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

If you were worried that the original cast from the 2001 cult hit Wet Hot American Summer would fail to return for the Netflix series of the same name, you need no longer be concerned. The whole cast is back, and we have the teaser trailer to prove it!

Netflix’s upcoming series will bring us back to Camp Firewood for some more adventures, as all our favorite cast members return. And when you look at the cast list, it’s actually quite impressive. The likes of Bradley Cooper, Paul Rudd, Janeane Garofalo, David Hyde Pierce, Amy Poehler, Michael Ian Black, and Elizabeth Banks are all back for some more fun in the sun. That’s all we really know about the series, but it’s probably enough to bring a few viewers into the fold.

The 2001 film told the story of the last day at Camp Firewood in the summer »

- Lauren Humphries-Brooks

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'Wet Hot American Summer' Adds Chris Pine, Kristen Wiig & Jon Hamm

28 January 2015 3:09 PM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Yesterday, Netflix released the first trailer for their upcoming TV series Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp, which announced a slew of cast members who are starring in the eight-episode series, reprising their roles from the 2001 cult classic comedy Wet Hot American Summer. Today, Deadline has learned that Chris Pine, Kristen Wiig, Jon Hamm and Jason Schwartzman have been set for "guest starring/recurring roles" in the comedy series.

No details were given for Chris Pine's role, but Jon Hamm is playing "a secret spy," with Kristen Wiig playing a counselor at the "preppy rival" Camp Tigerclaw. Jason Schwartzman is playing the boy's camp head counselor. There are also several other newcomers joining the cast, including Michaela Watkins, John Slattery, Josh Charles, Randall Park, Jayma Mays, Lake Bell, Paul Scheer, Rob Huebel and Richard Schiff, although no details were given for their roles.

Elizabeth Banks, Michael Ian Black, »

- MovieWeb

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Jon Hamm Joins Netflix's Wet Hot American Summer: First Day At Camp

28 January 2015 3:01 PM, PST | EmpireOnline | See recent EmpireOnline news »

Though you might be forgiven for thinking that prequel Netflix series Wet Hot American Summer: First Day Of Camp already had enough talent attached with the return of almost the entire film’s cast, there’s apparently room in the camp’s cabins for more. Jon HammChris PineJon Hamm, Kristen Wiig, Jason Schwartzman, Michaela Watkins, John Slattery, Josh CharlesRandall ParkJayma Mays, Lake Bell, Paul Scheer, Rob Huebel and Richard Schiff are all now signed on. It almost leaves you breathless just reading that lot.And they’re just the newcomers – the show already boasts Paul Rudd, Amy Poehler, Elizabeth Banks, H. Jon Benjamin, Michael Ian Black, Bradley Cooper, Judah Friedlander, Janeane Garofalo, Nina Hellman, Ken Marino, Zak Orth, David Hyde Pierce, Joe Lo Truglio, Christopher Meloni, A.D. Miles, Marguerite Moreau, Marisa Ryan, Molly Shannon, co-writer Michael Showalter and Kevin Sussman. With David Wain and Showalter »

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Bradley Cooper, Amy Poehler, Paul Rudd and More Set to Return for New Wet Hot American Summer Netflix Series

28 January 2015 8:50 AM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Someone find the phone! The Camp Firewood counselors always said they would meet again 10 years after their last day at camp, but it looks like they're going back in time instead. That's right. The cast of the 2001 cult-classic comedy Wet Hot American Summer is set to reprise their roles as some of the worst camp counselors in history. But instead of picking up after the last day of camp in 1981, the new Netflix series Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp appears to be taking the Camp Firewood staff all the way back to the beginning of their summer of debauchery. »

- Patrick Gomez, @PatrickGomezLA

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'Wet Hot American Summer' Series Teaser Confirms Casting

28 January 2015 8:26 AM, PST | Rollingstone.com | See recent Rolling Stone news »

Cult film comedy Wet Hot American Summer is returning as a limited, eight-episode series this summer on Netflix. And while it was rumored that most of the original cast would be onboard for the long-awaited project, fans can officially breathe a sigh of relief. The newly released teaser trailer reveals the Camp Firewood return of Elizabeth BanksMichael Ian BlackBradley CooperJudah FriedlanderJaneane GarofaloJoe Lo TruglioKen MarinoChristopher MeloniMarguerite MoreauZak OrthAmy PoehlerDavid Hyde PiercePaul RuddMolly Shannon and Michael Showalter

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Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp Teaser Confirms What You've Been Hoping for

28 January 2015 7:34 AM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Get ready to go back to camp! Netflix officially confirmed the cast for Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp, the prequel series to the cult-hit flick from 2001. Get ready because it includes all your favorites. Seriously, every single one of your favorite actors are in this new show. Returning stars (in alphabetical order) include: Elizabeth Banks, Michael Ian Black, Bradley Cooper, Judah Friedlander, Janeane Garofalo, Joe Lo Truglio, Ken Marino, Christopher Meloni, Marguerite Moreau, Zak Orth, Amy Poehler, David Hyde Pierce, Paul Rudd, Molly Shannon and Michael Showalter. Now that is some cast! And yes, they will be playing teens once again more than 14 years after the original movie. The 8-episode »

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New Netflix Teaser Confirms Return of Original Wet Hot American Summer Cast

28 January 2015 7:18 AM, PST | TVovermind.com | See recent TVovermind.com news »

Although this news was all but confirmed, Netflix finally revealed through a Wet Hot American Summer teaser yesterday that the film’s original counselors will be back for the new series, which is set to debut on the streaming site this summer. Netflix’s Wet Hot American Summer series will be an eight-episode continuation of the original 2001 film, taking place 14 years later at Camp Firewood. Returning for the Netflix revival will be Elizabeth Banks (The Hunger Games films), Michael Ian Black (The State), Bradley Cooper (American Sniper), Judah Friedlander (30 Rock), Janeane Garofalo (Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce), Jo Lo Truglio (Brooklyn Nine-Nine), Ken Marino (Marry Me), Christopher Meloni (Law & Order: Svu), Marguerite Moreau (Grey’s Anatomy), Zak Orth (Revolution), Amy Poehler (Parks and Recreation), David Hyde Pierce (Frasier), Paul Rudd (Knocked Up), Molly Shannon (Saturday Night Live) and Michael Showalter (The State). Additionally, joining the original Wet Hot American Summer gang will be… »

- Chris King

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Netflix’s ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ Cast by the Numbers

28 January 2015 6:52 AM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Even though news surfaced that the entire cast of Wet Hot American Summer was set to return for Netflix’s original TV series, it wasn’t officially confirmed by the streaming network until it released a 50-second teaser touting most of the original stars’ names.

The returning cast includes: Elizabeth Banks, Michael Ian Black, Bradley Cooper, Judah Friedlander, Janeane Garofalo, Joe Lo Truglio, Ken Marino, Christopher Meloni, Marguerite Moreau, Zak Orth, Amy Poehler, David Hyde Pierce, Paul Rudd, Molly Shannon, and Michael Showalter.

While the teaser didn’t offer much outside of the cast names and an official synopsis, which states it will take place on the first day of Camp Firewood’s most famous summer, it did remind us of the star-studded power that will soon be reuniting for eight episodes.

News: Netflix Signs Adam Sandler to Produce & Star in 4 Films

In the years since, the film has churned out Oscar nominees, SNL alumni »

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Watch the teaser for Netflix’s ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ revival

27 January 2015 4:16 PM, PST | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

Though it would seem that it might cost a billion dollars to today secure all of the actors once involved with David Wain’s Wet Hot American Summer, Netflix appears to have done it. We reported on the bombshell of the film’s return as a Netflix original TV series several weeks back, in which we reported that Amy Poehler, Paul Rudd, Bradley Cooper, Michael Ian Black and so many more (15 in all) would be reprising their roles at Camp Firewood ’81. This first teaser for the series, which will still be directed by Wain, confirms the full cast. Watch it below:

The post Watch the teaser for Netflix’s ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ revival appeared first on Sound On Sight. »

- Brian Welk

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'Wet Hot American Summer' Trailer Announces Netflix Cast

27 January 2015 3:18 PM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Earlier this month, production got under way on Netflix's highly-anticipated Wet Hot American Summer TV series, and it was revealed that the entire ensemble cast from the original Wet Hot American Summer movie is returning. Today, Netflix has released the first trailer, which doesn't include much footage, but does confirm the cast members who are coming back, along with the new title Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp. The eight-episode series will debut on Netflix at some point this summer, but an exact release date was not confirmed.

The counselors confirmed to return are Elizabeth Banks, Michael Ian Black, Bradley Cooper, Judah Friedlander, Janeane Garofalo, Joe Lo Truglio, Ken Marino, Christopher Meloni, Marguerite Moreau, Zak Orth, Amy Poehler, David Hyde Pierce, Paul Rudd, Molly Shannon, and Michael Showalter. The series tells the story of the first day of Camp Firewood's famous summer season, now fourteen years after the film's debut. »

- MovieWeb

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‘Wet Hot American Summer’ Teaser: First Look At Netflix Series That Reunites Movie’s Cast

27 January 2015 2:23 PM, PST | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

As the East Coast freezes and starts to dig out, Netflix figures it could use a little Wet Hot American Summer. The streaming service has unwrapped the first teaser for its upcoming series adapted from the 2001 summer-camp comedy. It doesn’t reveal much — other than a 15-star ensemble of folks who were in the 1981-set movie: Bradley Cooper, Amy Poehler, Christopher Meloni, Elizabeth Banks, Michael Ian Black, Janeane Garofalo, et al. And it’s all set to that “Higher… »

- The Deadline Team

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Wet Hot American Summer: First Netflix Series Teaser Confirms All-Star Cast

27 January 2015 2:21 PM, PST | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Netflix released Camp Firewood’s official roll call Tuesday, a list so hot it’ll melt the marshmallow right outta your s’mores.

The first teaser for the streaming video site’s Wet Hot American Summer confirms that the movie’s counselors will be back when the flick continues as an eight-episode Web series.

The returnees include: Elizabeth Banks (the Hunger Games movies), Michael Ian Black (The State), Bradley Cooper (American Sniper), Judah Friedlander (30 Rock), Janeane Garofalo (Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce), Jo Lo Truglio (Brooklyn 99), Ken Marino (Marry Me), Christopher Meloni (Law & Order: Svu), Marguerite Moreau (Grey’s Anatomy), Zak Orth »

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Camp Firewood Lives on in Netflix’s ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ Teaser

27 January 2015 1:48 PM, PST | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Netflix has released the first trailer for its upcoming revival of “Wet Hot American Summer,” confirming a number of original cast members are back for another stay at Camp Firewood.

Elizabeth Banks, Michael Ian Black, Bradley Cooper, Judah Friedlander, Janeane Garofalo, Joe Lo Truglio, Ken Marino, Christopher Meloni, Marguerite Moreau, Zak Orth, Amy Poehler, David Hyde Pierce, Paul Rudd, Molly Shannon and Michael Showalter are all on board for “Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp,” according to the trailer.

Though Meloni’s name pops up as a cast member, there’s no mention in the video of H. Jon Benjamin as the scariest can of vegetables in summer camp history.

The limited series is expected to premiere on Netflix this summer.

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- Kevin Noonan

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Watch: 'Wet Hot American Summer' Netflix Series Confirms Oscar-Nominated, Mega-Star Cast

27 January 2015 1:29 PM, PST | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

In the video below, all that's revealed is Elizabeth Banks, Michael Ian Black, Bradley Cooper, Judah Friedlander, Janeane Garofalo, Joe Lo Truglio, Ken Marino, Christopher Meloni, Marguerite Moreau, Zak Orth, Amy Poehler, David Hyde Pierce, Paul Rudd, Molly Shannon, and Michael Showalter will be in the series on some level (though a lot of those people are pretty busy these days). It's still 50 seconds long, though, because that's a very long list of names.  According to Netflix, the series will track "the story of the first day of Camp Firewood's famous summer season," specifically, the summer of '81. David Wain directs; the series is co-written by Wain and Showalter. "Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp" is expected sometime this summer, all at once, on Netflix.   Read More: 'Wet Hot American Summer' Set For Netflix Series with Original Cast, But Is It a Mistake? »

- Liz Shannon Miller

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Watch: First Teaser For Netflix's 'Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp' Takes You Back To 1981

27 January 2015 1:12 PM, PST | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

"It's not TV, it's HBO," the old slogan went, but these days, there are a lot of options beyond HBO to keep you away from the usual television dial, and Netflix is certainly leading the way. Even with competitors like Amazon coming hard on their heels, none of them have quite the reach and impact of the streaming giant yet. Today they dropped a teaser for another one of their highly anticipated original series. Get ready to go back to the woods, as David Wain got the gang back together, and "Wet Hot American Summer: First Day Of Camp" is on the way. A followup series to the cult movie arrives 14-years later, but story wise, acts as a prequel of sorts. We can't wait to see how they pull that off. Here's the official synopsis:  The counselors are confirmed in this teaser for Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp, »

- Kevin Jagernauth

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Best Silly, Celebrity Tweets About Winter Storm Juno

27 January 2015 12:02 AM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

The Big Apple has received Lots of snow, but thankfully it has yet to affect celebrities' Twitter access. The stars and citizens of the New England states are facing winter storm Juno head-on with humorous tweets and antidotes.

Here's a few of our favorite messages about the big blizzard.

We are both hosting the Late Late show this week so this is us pretending not to be competitive @adampally pic.twitter.com/o6vjPv98tu

Whitney Cummings (@WhitneyCummings) January 26, 2015

Be safe on the roads today! Over 2 ft of snow is coming to the Hudson Valley #Snowmageddon2015 pic.twitter.com/mzvgVNdRrW

— Kate OnAir (@katek104) January 26, 2015

Rob Marciano: "I wonder how pepper feels about all the attention we're give salt today... #Blizzardof2015."

Photos: Stars Shots! What's On Instagram?

“@JPBoutros: New York this time tomorrow... #Snowmageddon2015 pic.twitter.com/PDJ6SYI08r”

Tomasz Schafernaker (@Schafernaker) January 26, 2015

Ronan Farrow: "On the upside, Congressional productivity »

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