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Amy Poehler and Fred Armisen at Apple Store Soho

Amy Poehler and Fred Armisen at Apple Store Soho

The indieWIRE produced Apple Store talks continued yesterday with Tony Gilroy at 6:30 and Amy Poehler at 8. I only had time to catch Poehler, which I’ll admit was one of the most entertaining live events I’d seen in a long while. The talk was moderated by her SNL co-star Fred Armisen, though neither seemed to have anything prepared, which resulted in a hilariously improvised hour of chits and chats that strayed in all directions. Both actors were very warm and inviting, bringing an energetic audience to seemingly each have a question for them. One highlight was when Amy said “fuck” in front of two 10 year old girls in the front row, leading both Amy and Fred into a sketch that contained the word a few dozen times.. Anyway, check out some clips:

Oh, and another great moment (for us at indieWIRE at least), was when an audience member suggested (erroneously, as far as I’m concerned), that indieWIRE editor in chief Eugene Hernandez looks just like Fred. Amy pulled Eugene (who was sitting beside me) up on stage to test the comparison:

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