Amy at BUST Craftacular; in new movie; DC appearance

-I’ve had some people ask what exactly Amy will be doing at the BUST magazine Holiday Craftacular next weekend (Saturday, December 8th, 10am – 8 pm, Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 W. 18th St., NYC). In addition to signing copies of I Like You, Amy says that she’ll be selling her homemade fake cakes, calendars, jars of jimmies, lighters, matches and “some stuff from other people” (presumably the craft team she put together for this called the Frayed Knots).

-From the Hollywood Reporter today:

“Tanner Hall,” a never-made UPN pilot, is finding new life as an indie feature.

Chris Kattan, Amy Sedaris and Tom Everett Scott have been cast in the feature, being directed by Tatiana von Furstenberg and Francesca Gregorini.

The script, written by von Furstenberg and Gregorini, is a coming-of-age story set in a boarding school. Four teenage girls navigate adolescence while the adults in their world — the parents and teacher — struggle with their own midlife hurdles.”

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I haven’t asked about specifics yet, but Amy is filming for 2 weeks, so I think it’s safe to assume that this is more than just a cameo. (UPDATE: She has a supporting role and plays a teacher.)

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-And to everyone I talked to at Amy’s interview/book signing at the Sixth & I Synagogue in Washington DC last Thursday, I just wanted to say it was nice to meet you! I took a lot of photos, which I’ve uploaded to Flickr.