Trailer for Schwartzman HBO Series “Bored to Death”

A new, full length trailer has arrived for the Jason Schwartzman starring HBO Series Bored to Death. Schwartzman co-stars with Zach Galifianakis, and Ted Danson. The show was created by novelist and brave man Jonathan Ames and premieres and on HBO Sunday September 20th, at 9:30pm ET.

Schwartzman in “Bored To Death”

The trailer for a new HBO Series starring Jason Schwartzman premiered tonight.  Unfortunately we can’t embed the video, but if you go here, you can see the preview. Looks pretty damn good to me. According to Variety… The pilot will center on a Brooklyn writer (Schwartzman) who nurses a painful breakup by acting out his dream to …

Jason Schwartzman is Stalked by John Baldessari

Next month Los Angeles will be home to “Pacific Standard Time” a series of sixty “cultural instillations” across the city. Jason Schwartzman stars in a short film/promo for the project (with another delightful actor) and conceptual artist John Baldessari. More information on the project after the cut.

Jason Schwartzman on NPR’s Fresh Air

Jason Schwartzman is out promoting the second season of his fantastic HBO series Bored to Death, and today he did a 40 minute interview with Terry Gross for Fresh Air, covering the show and his whole career. “I gave the script [of Rushmore] to my mom and I said ‘Mom, I’ve never auditioned. Can you …

Recap: Wes and Jason at 92nd Street Y

Wes and Jason were at the 92nd Street Y this past Tuesday. Recap and photo from 92Y. Last night at 92YTribeca—in a discussion moderated by Entertainment Weekly‘s Dave Karger—92YTribeca, Borders, and Twentieth Century Fox presented an evening of conversation with director Wes Anderson (The Darjeeling Limited, The Royal Tenenbaums) and actor Jason Schwartzman (The Darjeeling Limited, …

Jason Schwartzman on Jimmy Kimmel Live

Jason Schwartzman appeared last night to talk about Yams and Bored to Death, which has it’s season finale a week from Sunday. The show will be back for a second season next year.  Part one of the interview is below, part two is after the break.

Jason Schwartzman on KCRW’s The Treatment

Jason Schwartzman appeared this past Wednesday on KCRW’s excellent program The Treatment, hosted by former New York Times critic and TCM host Elvis Mitchell. Schwartzman elaborates on his use of music in preparing for his roles, his appreciation for great writing, and working with Sofia Coppola and Wes Anderson. He also discusses his character in …

AP: “A decade past ‘Rushmore,’ Schwartzman hits stride”

From the Associated Press: NEW YORK — “Can I do a flashback?” asks Jason Schwartzman. The 29-year-old actor and musician is chatting over coffee, sitting in a Manhattan hotel lobby almost Zen-like, but full of questions and curiosity. He clearly relishes conversation, pursuing any tangents with a lively interest: Words he hates: “vibe, journey and …

First Episode of Schwartzman Show Online Now

HBO has made the first episode of it’s new series Bored to Death available on Comcast for free. We’re assuming it’s U.S. only, but we thought we’d pass it along anway. Unfortunately the embed doesn’t seem to be working so you’ll have to go over there to see it. The show premieres on HBO September 20th …

“Slouching toward Hollywood” {archive}

“Slouching toward Hollywood” September 7, 1995 – Dallas Observer By Matt Zoller Seitz Can four young Dallas filmmakers sell their dream-and still keep their souls? Matt Zoller Seitz follows the trail of Bottle Rocket. Jimmy Caaaaaaan! Luke Wilson was thrilled. It was November 1994, and the star of The Godfather, Thief, and Misery, icon to …