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Documentary Now parodies the current obsession with documentaries. Season one features six different stories and stylistic approaches paying tribute to the doc format.
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Michael Keaton & Owen Wilson Join "Documentary Now!"

The new season of "Documentary Now!" promises huge guest stars and hilarious takes on buzzy documentaries like "Wild Wild Country."

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Helen Mirren ...  Herself - Hostess / ... 20 episodes, 2015-2019
Fred Armisen ...  Enzo Entolini / ... 16 episodes, 2015-2019
Bill Hader ...  Clark Honus / ... 13 episodes, 2015-2016
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Documentary Now parodies the current obsession with documentaries. Season one features six different stories and stylistic approaches paying tribute to the doc format.

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20 August 2015 (USA) See more »

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In the episode "Mr Runnerup," when Bill Hader's shoes are up on his desk, his soles are rubber, not leather as would have been worn in the era. See more »

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Great work
21 August 2015 | by mylifeisbigcomedySee all my reviews

I just watched the new mockumentary show with my favorite comedians and I satisfied with what I saw there.

First episode that parodies Grey Gardens makes me laugh really hard and the biggest plus of the show is that it's seems very attractive and naturally. I mean, if you stop thinking that it's a parody on few minutes then you can truly believe that it's a real film.

Work of writers, acting of actors and design of clothes that they were wearing, everything is awesome. I want to mention Bill Hader because, how I think, he's made an excellent work on his role. Lil' Vevie is something I really scared of. And this can mean that parody became to something more.

Second episode was little strained but still have a lot of funny moments.

I can call myself a big fan of these guys but objectively Documentary Now! is one of the best show in last 5 years.


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