What goes into making the funny and increasingly popular “Portlandia” a hit for cable network IFC? Find out all the behind-the-scenes gossip when creators and stars Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein join us for a live chat Wednesday, June 11, at 9:30 a.m. PT; 12:30 p.m. ET on Gold Derby’s home page..
“Portlandia” has completed its fourth season and has been renewed for a fifth. It is a sketch series filmed in Portland, Oregon, with a parody of life in that city. Take part in our chat by adding your comments or questions in our chat room box that will appear next to the video box on our home page. Or participate over at our Google+ page in the Q&A chatroom there.
Armisen and Brownstein have been nominated at the Emmy Awards for Best Variety Series Writing the past two years. The show itself competes as Best Variety Series, but the two stars are forced to contend in the comedy supporting categories.
Will their good fortune continue in writing or could they also break through into a series or performance race this year? Use the easy drag-and-drop menu below to make your predictions for Best Comedy Supporting Actor.