• George Carlin Two-Part Documentary in Development at HBO

    1 month ago - By Coming Soon

    George Carlin Two-Part Documentary in Development at HBO
    HBO Documentary Films in association with Rise Films and Apatow Productions are currently in production on a two-part documentary about legendary comedian George Carlin, who headlined 14 stand-up comedy specials on HBO over the course of his career.
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    Emmy winner Judd Apatow directs, along with longtime collaborator Michael Bonfiglio, with Emmy winner Joe Beshenkovsky editing, reuniting the key creative team behind HBO's Emmy-winning documentary The Zen Diaries of...
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  • Judd Apatow to Direct Documentary on George Carlin for HBO

    Judd Apatow to Direct Documentary on George Carlin for HBO

    1 month ago - By The Wrap

    HBO is teaming up with Judd Apatow for a two-part documentary on legendary comedian George Carlin.
    Apatow will produce and co-direct with his longtime collaborator Michael Bonfiglio. The two-part film will feature interviews with Carlin's family and friends, material from his standup specials and TV appearances, as well as his personal archive. Joe Beshenkovsky will edit and Teddy Leifer will executive produce.
    Carlin, who died in 2008, is one of the most famous and influential comedians and social critics in American history. He filmed 14 stand-up specials for HBO and appeared on “The...
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  • HBO Teams With Judd Apatow To Make Two-Part Documentary On Comedian George Carlin

    1 month ago - By Deadline

    EXCLUSIVE: HBO is teaming with Knocked Up creator Judd Apatow to make a two-part documentary on legendary U.S. comedian George Carlin, with UK outfit Rise Films producing alongside Apatow Productions. HBO Documentary Films has commissioned Apatow and his longtime collaborator Michael Bonfiglio to direct the films, which will feature interviews with Carlin's family and friends,...
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