February 2006

Professor Showalter at The PIT
February 20, 2006 - Posted by stellafans

Michael Showalter will be teaching a Comedy Screenwriting class at The PIT (People's Improv Theater) in NYC for a six week course starting on March 20th. The class will introduce the first major steps towards writing a feature length comedy script, discuss the various tools used in writing comedy, and dissect the different types of comedy genres. In addition to written exercises, and group discussions, there will be several guest speakers during the course of the class. Click here for more information on how you can sign up.

Reno 911! Reunites The State
February 20, 2006 - Posted by stellafans

All 11 members of the popular '90s sketch comedy show The State where recently reunited on the set of the upcoming Reno 911!: Miami movie. The cast which includes all three members of STELLA hadn't been in the same room (either on- or off-camera) since the show went off the air. Click here for more information about the filming along with speculation on a possible upcoming live tour of The State.

Season 1 DVD in September
February 5, 2006 - Posted by stellafans

There have been recent discussions on our message board forecasting an upcoming Season 1 DVD which is considered confirmed and now in the works. You can view the thread by clicking here. The official STELLA website has also recently been updated adding some more information on the DVD release. The update states, "Stella TV Series DVD probable release is fall '06". A recent newsletter sent out now confirms this to be September. All looks well on the DVD front for us. However, speculation is that sales for this DVD release will weigh in heavily in the decision to greenlight a second season of STELLA. Get those wallets ready !