There’s nothing quite like a good chuckle, and comedy films are among the best ways to tickle our funny bones as well as satisfy our thirst for deep, hearty entertainment.

Jon Heder fractured his foot while training for his performance in Blades of Glory, truly the strongest ice skating film of all time. Heder came down in the snow with a hairline break just 5 days before the movie was set to shoot, and filming was postponed for 3 months. It turned out to be a mixed blessing for the film directors since it allowed them to finish their absurd scenes.

We'd gladly pay good money to see Will Ferrell and John C. Riley practice driving NASCAR race cars. Ferrell was ready to give up after one terrifying lap on the track, but Riley insisted on them not being "wusses" and continuing to practice. 

More on that, as well as 29 other behind-the-scenes details about beloved comedy classics, can be found here:

BEHIND-THE-SCENESFACTS Learning to drive a race car is TERRIFYING wonder TALLADEGA NIGHTS CRACKED.COM THE BALLAD OF RICKY Bobby After a single scary lap at racing speeds, Ferrell and McKay were ready to call it a day. Reilly insisted they keep going: Guys, we can't be wusses here. We can't make a NASCAR movie and not actually experience being in a race car.


BEHIND-THE-SCENES ACTS THE MOVIE WAS ADAM SCOTT'S FIRST VENTURE INTO COMEDY. STEP BROTHERS Despite mainly being known as a comedic actor, Scott didn't start his career that way. Step Brothers was his first time starring in a comedy and he says the experience helped him prepare for future projects like Party Down and Parks and Recreation. CRACKED.COM

The Ringer

EASTER EGGSTRA MEANINGS, AND REFERENCES Trevor, forever flying through the void In season three, Maya Rudolph's character The Judge sends Adam Scott's demon character Trevor flying off the walkway into the void of the afterlife. Every time after, when someone walks over the bridge in the afterlife system, you can spot Trevor in the background flying backwards. The Good Place CRACKED.COM


Real-life couple Mary Elizabeth Ellis (The Waitress) and Charlie Day met because he won an arm-wrestling match. They were at a bar. Day and his friend both thought she was cute and arm-wrestled to see who see who got to talk to Ellis. Day won. BEHIND THE SCENES CRACKED.COM

Ellis' AMA

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