You'd need a good sense of humor to weather the apocalypse.
From crowdfunding masters Gabe Diani and Etta Devine (The Selling, Huck Finn: Robotic Edition) comes an apocalypse that's more madcap than Mad Max, and we're immediately into it.Read More
Slow and Steady (and “Your Mom” Jokes) Win the Race in Diani and Devine’s Tortoise and the Hare Animated Short
We're considering this an official part of the fable from now on.
We're big fans of Gabe Diani and Etta Devine, so we're fairly excited to have this Tortoise and the Hare animated short as a comedy fix while we wait for their crowdfunded movie Diani and Devine Meet the Apocalypse. It helps that the short is hilarious and the animation by Carlos Ramos and Lauren Gregg is adorable.Read More
They can't afford costumes, but they can afford extra sensor blurs for Armin Shimerman?
The Antaeus Company, LA's classical theater ensemble, has put together a compelling argument for you to help them out. If you don't donate money, they won't have costumes, and then they'll all be really cold and need to spring for a whole bunch of censor blur bubbles. Luckily, being funny still doesn't cost anything. Or require clothes.Read More
Diani & Devine Meet the Apocalypse Moves Into Pre-Production, So We Ask Them, “What Is Pre-Production?”
Apparently it involves buffalo heads and Barry Bostwick.
We're proud of our friends Gabe Diani and Etta Devine for hitting their ambitious Kickstarter goal of $100,000 to produce their apocalyptic road comedy Diani & Devine Meet the Apocalypse. We're following the project every step of the way, and having hit their funding goal the next step is pre-production. So what exactly is pre-production?Read More
Hooray! Death and destruction for everyone!
We've been keeping a close eye on Gabe Diani and Etta Devine's latest Kickstarter efforts to back their feature length film, Diani & Devine Meet the Apocalypse, for the 30-day length of their campaign. Well, good news! Last night was the end of their 30 month fundraising effort, and they reached their goal of $100,000.Read More
Two days left, and a ways to go.
It seems like only almost exactly 30 days ago our friend Diani & Devine launched their Kickstarter campaign for their film Diani & Devine Meet the Apocalypse. The campaign ends at 12:00AM ET on Saturday, and the comedy team has just released their final Apocatip piece of advice for the campaign.Read More
Mark Twain Offers More End-of-the-World Advice in the Latest Apocatip from Diani & Devine Meet the Apocalypse
Bodies make you sad, and Mark Twain knows what to do about it.
The latest daily Kickstarter video for Diani & Devine Meet the Apocalypse features a return appearance by Mark Twain! If Twain sounds familiar, it's because he's being played by Gabriel Diani. If he doesn't sound familiar, then listen to the latest episode of our podcast with Diani as our guest.Read More
We will all go together when we go.
We're a day late this week because of reasons, but we think it's worth it to bring you our first guest! Comedian, filmmaker, and Mark Twain enthusiast Gabriel Diani is here to talk about the Kickstarter campaign for Diani & Devine Meet the Apocalypse!Read More
Wait... there's a Scorpion King 4?
The Kickstarter campaign for Diani & Devine Meet the Apocalypse just crossed the 25% mark. We think it may have had something to do with this bizarre video from actor Barry Bostwick who checked in from the set of Scorpion King 4 to get the Internet to let him work with Diani & Devine again. Bostwick means business.Read More
Better Your Chances of Surviving the Apocalypse with the First 10 Apocatips From Diani & Devine Meet the Apocalypse
We might be a little afraid of Barry Bostwick now.
Diani & Devine Meet the Apocalypse is in the middle of its Kickstarter campaign, and part of their strategy is to post daily "Apocatips" with the film's stars giving advice on surviving the end of the world. Here's a collection of the first ten. Good luck in the aftermath, everybody!Read More
It's the end of the world as Gabe and Etta know it.
There's no shortage of movies about the apocalypse, but we don't think enough of them are also fun road movies. Comedy duo Gabriel Diani and Etta Devine agree, so they're making Diani & Devine Meet the Apocalypse and we'll be tracking the whole production from start to finish.Read More
Weird grandma stuff! Future selves! Alternate timelines! This film has it all.
Yesterday we reported that Legend of Korra star Janet Varney would be appearing in Gabe Diani and Etta Devine's new film Diani & Devine Meet the Apocalypse, but the three also recently collaborated on Jaz Garewal's short film Present Tense which is a fun look at time travel tropes. Enjoy the madness.Read More
Is there such a thing as an apocalypse bender?
We imagine Korra would handle herself pretty well in an apocalyptic scenario, but unless the show takes a weird turn we likely won't find out. What we will see though is the voice of Korra, Janet Varney take on the apocalypse in an upcoming buddy road comedy about the end of the world, Diani & Devine Meet the Apocalypse.Read More
Unless you live in Los Angeles this video probably won't entice you to see The Antaeus Theater Company's production of The Crucible, but it's funny enough to be worth watching anyway. It stars the shows directors, who happen to be Armin Shimerman and Goeffrey Wade. Shimerman played Quark on Deep Space Nine and Wade had his hands in Jon Hamm's mouth once.Read More