Eye on Emmy: Adam Scott Takes the Lead, Hails Parks' 'Impressive' Cast, 'Amazing' Guest Stars

When Adam Scott joined Parks and Recreation at the end of Season 2, he faced a daunting task: make his straight man Pawnee newcomer, Ben Wyatt, seem funny opposite larger than life characters like Leslie Knope and Ron Swanson. Two episodes in, it was clear that Scott would accomplish that goal; two years later, he’s catapulted his way into leading man territory — a fact that did not go unnoticed by the actor and his team, who this year decided to enter Scott in the Outstanding Lead — not Supporting — Actor in a Comedy Series Emmy race. But will the swap help Scott garner some long overdue Emmy love? READ MORE


Parks and Recreation's Adam Scott Offers Ominous Prognosis for Ben and Leslie

You’re gonna like this. And then hate it.

In my interview with Adam Scott on the red carpet at the Emmys on Sunday, the Parks and Recreation actor reveals what the future holds in store for Ben and Leslie. (Yay!) But in a word, what’s in store for them is trouble. (Why is the word never cake?) READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO


Eye on Emmy: Adam Scott Still Counts His Lucky Stars For 'Incredible' Parks and Rec Gig

If there’s one thing Adam Scott wants you to know about him, it’s this: He might be the biggest Parks and Recreation fan around. Nerdily so, in fact. (His words, not ours.)

Sure, it sounds a little strange given that he’s actually on the NBC charmer, but that wasn’t always the case. See, Scott’s Season 2 guest arc had developed into a full-time gig by the beginning of Season 3 — long after he was a Pawnee devotee — giving him a free pass at super fandom just like the rest of us. With Emmy buzz (finally) swirling around Parks and Rec, TVLine spoke to Scott about making his dream gig a reality. READ MORE

PaleyFest '11: Eight Surprising Spoilers From the Parks and Recreation Panel

It was Parks and Recreation‘s turn to take the PaleyFest stage Wednesday night and, as expected, it was filled with lots of laughs, scoop and even some Ron Swanson sexual innuendo.

Our very own Michael Ausiello was on hand to moderate the festivities and he got to the bottom of eight spoilery Pawnee plot-points — plus the real deal with all that Rob Lowe/Charlie Sheen talk. …READ MORE

Parks and Recreation's Leslie/Ben Romance 'Will Make Your Lady-Parts Tingle'!

If loving Amy Poehler is wrong, I don’t wanna be right! Especially after my revealing chat with the Parks and Recreation starlet at NBC’s winter shindig Thursday night.

Yes, it did involve talk of tingling lady-parts, but only when referring to a seriously sweet romance on the way for Leslie Knope and Ben Wyatt (Adam Scott). And only because Amy brought it up… READ MORE