The show was created by Apatow, Rust and Lesley Arfin (‘Girls’). Jacobs and Rust will play “Mickey and Gus, a couple in the throes of experiencing the ‘exhilarations and humiliations of intimacy, commitment, and other things they were hoping to avoid.’” Netflix is hoping for a 2016 debut.

First Look: Amy Schumer and Bill Hader in Judd Apatow’s ‘Trainwreck' | NY Times

First Look: Amy Schumer and Bill Hader in Judd Apatow’s ‘Trainwreck' | NY Times

Barkhad Abdi, Mike Birbiglia and Jon Glaser are in negotiations to join Judd Apatow and Universal’s “Trainwreck.”

Vanessa Bayer, John Cena, and Ezra Miller are also in talks to join the cast. Tilda Swinton in early talks to join as well.

Mel Brooks, Carl Reiner and Judd Apatow are live now as part of #ComedyFest.

Mel Brooks, Carl Reiner and Judd Apatow are live now as part of #ComedyFest.

"Tom Cruise and I have movies coming out the same night- this Friday-but we are not competitive.  We are supportive!" -Judd Apatow on Twitter

"Tom Cruise and I have movies coming out the same night- this Friday-but we are not competitive.  We are supportive!" -Judd Apatow on Twitter

We started a Web site, but NBC refused to let us put the address on any of our ads because they didn’t want people to know the Internet existed. They were worried about losing viewers to it.

Judd Apatow in The Oral History of Freaks and Geeks.

1999 ruled.

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‘Girls’ Season One Deleted Scene

In this deleted scene from season one, Hannah fails to get a job at a cupcake shop. 

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“I have always loved comedy, and this portfolio and issue, filled with men and women I admire, are my attempt to show you what it means to me. Some of them have shaped my sensibility; others just make me laugh.” -Judd Apatow for Vanity Fair

mattwilstein:

“I have always loved comedy, and this portfolio and issue, filled with men and women I admire, are my attempt to show you what it means to me. Some of them have shaped my sensibility; others just make me laugh.” -Judd Apatow for Vanity Fair

Watch: Conan O’Brien interviews Judd Apatow for 69 minutes | LaughSpinTeamCoco

In the interview Apatow tells Conan his ‘Simpsons’ episode is getting made.