Monday, October 19

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Joel McHale on ‘Becky’, ‘Tiger King’ backlash and ‘Community’ movie

Funnyman Joel McHale wants to make one thing clear: He isn’t abandoning comedy. Instead, a dramatic turn in the pulse-pounding action-thriller Becky, as well as a recent hosting stint on a Tiger King after-show, is giving him an opportunity to try something different.“I enjoy everything, so I want to do it all,” McHale, best known for starring on NBC’s Community, says in an interview with the Sun. “People are so used to seeing certain things from some actors, so when it goes against type it shocks people. Hopefully, I get to do more of that in the future.”In Becky, which is available now on VOD, McHale, 48, plays Jeff, whose family lake house is set upon by a nasty group of escaped prisoners, led by a Neo-Nazi (an unrecognizable Kevin James). With Jeff helpless to take on the thu...