IFC changes up ‘Documentary Now’ plans because of Virginia shooting
IFC has decided to delay the airing of an installment of Bill Hader and Fred Armisen’s docuparody series Documentary Now! due to Wednesday’s shooting of two journalists in Virginia
Scheduled to air Thursday was an episode that spoofed Vice News called DRONEZ: The Hunt for El Chingon, in which two journalists (Hader and Armisen) set out in search of a notorious drug lord.
The episode reportedly featured the reporters being killed
“In light of yesterday’s tragic events, IFC decided to air Kunuk as tonight’s episode of Documentary Now! in place of Dronez,” the network said in a statement. “Our thoughts are with the victims.” Read more…