TV on the Movie Screen
Soon enough, we’re all going to get over poor Lane Pryce, and forget that Hannah Horvath got peed on in the shower. It’ll be midsummer, and your favorite TV shows, to which you’ve shown undying devotion, have abandoned you. Sunday nights, sigh, are just not what they used to be.
But! No need to fret. Not all of your favorite small-screen friends have run off until fall. In fact, many of them will be in movie theaters. Herewith, eight of your favorite TV actresses on the big screen this summer.
Parks & Recreation’s eye-roll specialist April Ludgate gets her first lead in Safety Not Guaranteed, a time-travel comedy with Mark Duplass out now.
Smash’s Karen Cartwright, aka everyone’s second choice for Marilyn, makes a cameo in Peace, Love, and Misunderstanding (out now), starring Jane Fonda, Catherine Keener, and Elizabeth Olsen.
Gossip Girl’s Blair Waldorf in Adam Sandler’s That’s My Boy (June 15). Synopsis: Every Adam Sandler movie, ever.