• Publication date: January 24, 2014

Funny People

Told he has less than a year to live, talented and accomplished stand up comedian George Simmons starts to sense the sands are running out. Simmons starts working on his comic material and he runs into fresh comedian Ira at one club and then hires him as an assistant…

Program data

Duration: 150

Production Year: 2009

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December 16, 2015 20:00 (KSA) ~ December 16, 2015 19:00 (CLT)

Told he has less than a year to live due to his leukemia, talented and accomplished stand up comedian George Simmons starts to sense the sands are running out for him. Simmons decides to go back to the basics and starts working on his comic material, which leads him to run into fresh comedian Ira at one club. Impressed by how Ira made fun of George’s previous dark and heavy comedy routine, George decides to hire Ira as an assistant. All the while George is trying to figure out the jigsaw puzzle of life and what it all means, trying to find some peace within before his time is up- or is it?

Starring:

  • Adam Sandler as George Simmons
  • Seth Rogen as Ira Wright
  • Leslie Mann as Laura
  • Eric Bana as Clarke
  • Jonah Hill as Leo Koenig
  • Jason Schwartzman as Mark Taylor Jackson
  • RZA as Chuck

Directed by:  Judd Apatow

Rating:  R for language and crude sexual humor throughout, and some sexuality