Bourdain, who died in early June, attended a Buddhist death ritual on the final day of shooting the last episode of the show’s eleventh season.
This month, Stanley Kubrick’s sci-fi masterpiece, “2001: A Space Odyssey,” turns 50. “Dear White People” creator Justin Simien talked to Lion’s Roar about the film’s influence.
The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling will explore the late comedian’s life, comedy, and wisdom.
Daniel Dae Kim is developing a new television show about a Buddhist detective through his production company, 3AD.
Judd Apatow’s documentary about the life and wisdom of the comedian Garry Shandling — who died in 2016 — will air in two parts in March.
Rod Meade Sperry unpacks the Buddhist reference in last night’s episode of “Twin Peaks.”
Two characters from Mike Judge’s hit HBO comedy visit a Buddhist monastery on a trip that’s less about enlightenment, more about entitlement. What happens next? Rod Meade Sperry needs to know. Spoilers and cuss-words ahead. I had the DVR on pause, queued up, as my partner came into the room. “Watch this,” I told her, […]
One element of Justin Simien’s identity isn’t obvious in his new Netflix hit: Buddhism. But it’s there.
Sam Moore on the Buddhist superhero’s trope-packed new Netflix series.
NBC’s latest hit comedy series, “The Good Place,” offers a refreshingly sharp and real approach to the great matter of life and death.