Press > Features

YouTube Star Anna Akana And The Groundlings Use Comedy To Empower Bullied Teens

Forbes - 10/11/2016
Jimmy Fowlie, Anna Akana and Ariane Price know the impact of bullying all to well. ā€œIā€™m gay and growing up in Boston I dealt with a fair amount of it,ā€ says Fowlie.

Saturday Night Live Writer Mikey Day Added to Season 42 Cast

Entertainment Weekly - 9/9/2016
Day, who trained at the Groundlings, was a cast member of Wild ā€˜n Out, and his other credits include Maya & Marty, Robot Chicken, and The Underground; he also starred in the short-lived NBC adaptation of the British comedy Kath & Kim.

Melissa McCarthy Developing Comedy Series at Fox

Variety - 9/6/2016
The box office star is developing a family comedy with Fox, Variety has learned. She is attached as an executive producer, along with her husband and producing partner, Ben Falcone. Scribes Jim Cashman and Mitch Silpa are co-executive producers.

Press > Reviews

Media glut, the 'Bachelor,' Yelp get the Groundlings treatment

Los Angeles Times - 5/7/2015
Directed by Oscar-winning "Community"-star and alumnus Jim Rash, the new edition, as ever, features a rotating cast that frequently delivers wry, ribald laughs...

Groundlings: Dead or Alive

Broadway World - 2/16/2015
Aims, Targets, and Tickles Your Funny Bone

The Groundlings Celebrates 40 Years In Comedy

My Fox LA - 6/4/2014
It's a comedy staple in Los Angeles, home to famously funny celebrities alums like Lisa Kudrow, Kathy Griffin, Chris Parnell and Mikey Day, just to name a few...

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