"Documentary Now!" is a documentary parody series on IFC that honors the best-told stories about the people and events that have captivated audiences for decades.

Fred Armisen and Bill Hader reveal the hardships of an indifferent '70s rock band, unveil eccentric women shut-ins, go behind-the-scenes of the world's first documentary and much more. The series will have appearances by Jack Black (The D Train, Tenacious D), John Slattery ("Mad Men," "Wet Hot American Summer"), iconic music manager Irving Azoff and "Saturday Night Live's" Aidy Bryant, Mike O'Brien, Paula Pell, and Tim Robinson.

"Documentary Now!" is produced by Broadway Video and executive produced by Lorne Michaels. Fred Armisen, Bill Hader and Seth Meyers all serve as creators, executive producers and writers. The series is also executive produced by Rhys Thomas and Broadway Video's Andrew Singer. Thomas and Alex Buono serve as the show's directors. John Mulaney ("Mulaney," "SNL") serves as consulting producer and Erik Kenward ("SNL") is supervising producer.


Network: IFC
Genre: Reality
Runtime: 30 mins.
Premiere Date: August 20, 2015
Seasons: 2
Production Company: Broadway Video

'Documentary Now!' Rewrites History on IFC — Premiering Thursday, August 20, the new series features hosts Fred Armisen and Bill Hader combining their love of documentary film with comedy. Read more...

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