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Captain Underpants recruits Kristen Schaal -- exclusive

The faculty at Jerome Horwitz Elementary School is getting a little flirtier.

Comedian Kristen Schaal has been added to the cast of DreamWorks Animation’s upcoming comedy feature Captain Underpants, EW has learned exclusively. Schaal is one of Hollywood’s secret voiceover weapons, having previously lent her voice talent to Bob’s BurgersToy Story 3, BoJack Horseman, and Gravity Falls.

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Bob’s Burgers Live: The Movie — Watch the exclusive trailer

They’re getting the Belchers back together!

In anticipation of Bob’s Burgers upcoming 100th episode (on May 22), the cast and creator of Fox’s hit animated family comedy assembled for a new short film lifting the curtain on the real-life Belcher family’s world beyond the deep fryer.

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The Boss: Melissa McCarthy and James Corden parody mouthguard scene

Melissa McCarthy gets physical in her new movie, The Boss. Along with getting into a boob fight with Kristen Bell, one of the most awkward-looking stunts involved an extreme, teeth-baring mouthguard. Naturally, that’s the scene she and James Corden decided to parody on Wednesday’s episode of The Late Late Show. The two of them, along with other guest Kristen Schaal, put in mouthguards for their couch interview.

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The Last Man on Earth season 2 premiere: Phil and Carol head to the White House

When we last saw Phil and Carol — in the season 1 finale of The Last Man on Earth — they were driving off to … well, we didn’t know where exactly. But with the arrival of the first promo for the survivalist comedy, which returns to Fox on Sept. 27, at we now at least two places that they will visit: The White House and Carol’s old apartment in nearby Delaware.

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Nick Offerman, Betty White and more audition to replace Hugh Jackman as Wolverine on Conan

Hugh Jackman has expressed his intention to step down as Wolverine, and it’s never too early to find someone to have adamantium fused onto their bones – in CGI, of course – for future films.

Conan “leaked” a few audition tapes for actors interested in replacing Jackman in the role. It appears the producers are casting as wide a net as possible, not limiting themselves to Jackman’s look for the new Logan.

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MTV announces new comedy pilot starring Pitch Perfect 2 star Brittany Snow, Sharon Osbourne

Pitch Perfect 2 star Brittany Snow is heading to MTV for the upcoming animated pilot Fancy Bastards, the network announced Tuesday.  

Fancy Bastards follows five awkward outcasts who discover they have the same father (who just so happens to be a prince…and a total cad). The group of misfits become royalty overnight, but it’s not your typical fairytale. 

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Kristen Schaal signs on for Michelle Darnell

The Last Man on Earth’s Kristen Schaal jas joined the cast of Melissa McCarthy’s comedy Michelle Darnell, EW has confirmed. 

McCarthy, who co-wrote the film with her husband Ben Falcone, appears in the title role, based on the character she created at the Goundlings sketch-comedy theater in Los Angeles 10 years ago. Sent to prison for insider trading, self-help guru Michelle Darnell makes a plan with her assistant to hawk homemade brownies with the help of a local Daisy troop. Schaal will play the troop’s leader.

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