SF Sketchfest

Diedrich Bader will reminisce with fellow "Office Space" cast members at the Castro on Thursday. (Courtesy photo)

Diedrich Bader revels in ‘Office Space’s’ cult classic status

Venerable character actor Diedrich Bader is proud to have one of the…

 

Danny McBride appears in a SF Sketchfest tribute to the cult classic "The Foot Fist Way" at the Castro on Jan. 21. (Courtesy photo)

McBride, Hill grateful for groundbreaking ‘Foot Fist Way’

In the past decade, Danny McBride has perfected the art of portraying…

 

John Hodgman, left, and Jesse Thorn begin SF Sketchfest with a Judge John Hodgman podcast at the Castro. (Courtesy photo)

John Hodgman brings dry wit, warm heart to SF Sketchfest

For many, Maine is a wonderful summer destination -- a place to…

 

Aly Raisman's new book "Fierce" describes her life growing up in the world of competitive gymnastics, and being abused by the team doctor. (Courtesy Hachette)

Olympian Aly Raisman tells all about sex abuse by team doctor

While it’s not huge news that the gymnastics industry has been hard…

Aly Raisman's new book "Fierce" describes her life growing up in the world of competitive gymnastics, and being abused by the team doctor. (Courtesy Hachette)
Robert Townsend talks about his movie “Hollywood Shuffle” in a 30th anniversary event on Jan. 24, part of the 16th annual SF Sketchfest. (Courtesy photo)

16th annual SF Sketchfest bigger and better than ever

SF Sketchfest 2017, opening Jan. 12 and running through Jan. 29, is…

Robert Townsend talks about his movie “Hollywood Shuffle” in a 30th anniversary event on Jan. 24, part of the 16th annual SF Sketchfest. (Courtesy photo)
Jeff Goldblum -- a jazz pianist as well as actor -- appears with his band, The Mildred Snitzer Orchestra, on Saturday in The City. (Courtesy SF Sketchfest)

Jeff Goldblum, jazz pianist, plays SF Sketchfest

Woody Allen has played an instrumental role in Jeff Goldblum’s career: He…

Jeff Goldblum -- a jazz pianist as well as actor -- appears with his band, The Mildred Snitzer Orchestra, on Saturday in The City. (Courtesy SF Sketchfest)
A Georgia judge ordered Nick Gordon to pay $36 million in wrongful death civil suit related to Bobbi Kristina Brown, pictured in an undated publicity photo. (Courtesy Lifefime)

Scoop: Nick Gordon ordered to pay $36 million in Bobbi Kristina case

Another page has turned in the tragic story of Bobbi Kristina Brown,…

A Georgia judge ordered Nick Gordon to pay $36 million in wrongful death civil suit related to Bobbi Kristina Brown, pictured in an undated publicity photo. (Courtesy Lifefime)
Michael Showalter has cowritten and directed “Hello, My Name Is Doris," starring Sally Field. (Courtesy photo)

Michael Showalter goes outside comfort zone with film dramedy

For comedy fans, the release of “Wet Hot American Summer: First Day…

Michael Showalter has cowritten and directed “Hello, My Name Is Doris," starring Sally Field. (Courtesy photo)
From left, Bill Corbett, Michael J. Nelson and Kevin Murphy, pictured at last year’s “RiffTrax-Night of the Shorts,” kick off the 2016 SF Sketchfest at the Castro Theatre with a new installment of the show. (Courtesy Tommy Lau/SF Sketchfest)
From left, Bill Corbett, Michael J. Nelson and Kevin Murphy, pictured at last year’s “RiffTrax-Night of the Shorts,” kick off the 2016 SF Sketchfest at the Castro Theatre with a new installment of the show. (Courtesy Tommy Lau/SF Sketchfest)
COURTESY ERIC MICHAEL PEARSONWyatt Cenac

Wyatt Cenac kicks off Sketchfest

Even though touring can be grueling, and TV brings greater fame, comedian…

COURTESY ERIC MICHAEL PEARSONWyatt Cenac
Getty Images File PhotoBruce Campbell will answer questions and meet with fans at the Castro Theatre on Saturday. The evening includes  a screening of 1992’s “Army of Darkness.” Campbell

Bruce Campbell gets Sketchfest royal treatment

It’s been said that it’s good to be king. Film and television…

Getty Images File PhotoBruce Campbell will answer questions and meet with fans at the Castro Theatre on Saturday. The evening includes  a screening of 1992’s “Army of Darkness.” Campbell
Courtesy PhotoBilly West

Billy West brings 'Futurama Live' to SF Sketchfest

It doesn’t matter to Billy West that his name isn’t often recognized,…

Courtesy PhotoBilly West

Have fun with Conan and Andy

Best known as Conan O’Brien’s sidekick, affably absorbing good-natured barbs and tossing…