Watch “Rolling Stone Returns” from Top Story! Weekly Episode 59: “Rolling Stones Gathering Moss”

General David Petraeus takes over in Afghanistan - and decides to show Rolling Stone reporter Michael Hastings just how much things have changed since General Stanley McChrystal left…

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ROLLING STONE RETURNS by Rick Paulas - from Top Story! Weekly Episode 59: “Rolling Stones Gathering Moss”

Starring John Abbott (General David Petraeus), Phillip Wilburn (Michael Hastings), Melissa Okey (Soldier 1), Gregg Lopez (Soldier 2), Kipleigh Brown (Soldier 3), Derek Reid (Barack Obama) and Brent Pope (Osama bin Laden)

Directed by Tom Repetto

Watch “Twilight Dad, Part 1!”

New this fall on NBC: When Edward and Bella said their love would be forever…they didn’t realize quite how long forever could be!

Twilight Dad Part 1 - watch more funny videos

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TWILIGHT DAD, PART 1 by Phillip Wilburn

Starring Phillip Wilburn (Edward Cullen), Artemis Pebdani (Bella Swan) and Matt Moore (Jake)

Directed by Phillip Wilburn (Phillip Wilburn)

Watch “American Stalker” from Top Story! Weekly Episode 58: “(61) Days of Oil”

Ryan Seacrest’s stalker Chidi Uzomah Jr. faces the judges who will sentence him…judges named Randy, Ellen, Kara and Simon!


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AMERICAN STALKER by Julia Bellows and Colin Contreary - from Top Story! Weekly Episode 58: “(61) Days of Oil”

Starring Matt Moore (Ryan Seacrest), Derek Reid (Chidi Uzomah Jr.), Artemis Pebdani (Kara DioGuardi), Brent Pope (Randy Jackson), Rachael Drummond (Ellen DeGeneres) and Phillip Wilburn (Simon Cowell)

Directed by Michael Hughes

Top Story! Weekly Report for the Week Ending Sunday, June 27, 2010

After making remarks critical of President Obama, General Stanley McChrystal resigned Wednesday from his post as commander of the war in Afghanistan. Upon hearing the news, thousands of American soldiers in Afghanistan started criticizing the president, in the hopes that they would also be removed from their posts.

On Monday, Larry King hosted a telethon on CNN to benefit victims of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. In response, Fox News will air a telethon to benefit BP executives.

The longest tennis match in history ended Thursday after three days of play when American John Isner beat Frenchman Nicolas Mahut. The match concluded when Mahut remembered he was French and surrendered.
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Watch “The Playoff Zone” (with Matthew Gray Gubler) from Top Story! Weekly Episode 58: “(61) Days of Oil”

Submitted for your approval…following the Lakers’ victory over the Celtics in the NBA Finals, a LA cop out to ward off riots enters a new dimension - where Lakers fans act in very unexpected ways!

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THE PLAYOFF ZONE by Julian Clark and Erich Eilenberger - from Top Story! Weekly Episode 58: “(61) Days of Oil”

Starring Artemis Pebdani (Rod Serling), Melissa Okey (Officer Anne Monroe), Matthew Gray Gubler (Alex), Kipleigh Brown (Maria), Matt Moore (Mario), Sean Cowhig (Javier), Derek Reid (Kobe Bryant), Brent Pope (Partner) and Phillip Wilburn (Randy Newman)

Directed by Michael Hughes

Watch “Barton, Fink” (Parts 1 and 2) from Top Story! Weekly Episode 58: “(61) Days of Oil”

After apologizing to BP for President Obama’s “shakedown,” Texas Congressman Joe Barton has a lot more people to apologize to!

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BARTON, FINK (PARTS 1 AND 2) by Derek Jeremiah Reid and Michael Hughes - from Top Story! Weekly Episode 58: “(61) Days of Oil”

Starring Brent Pope (Joe Barton)

Directed by Michael Hughes

Watch “Obama Coaching” (with Matthew Gray Gubler) from Top Story! Weekly Episode 58: “(61) Days of Oil”

When President Obama’s speech on the Gulf of Mexico oil spill gets a less-than-stellar response, his aide brings in a coach who can help him “dumb it down”!

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OBAMA COACHING by Phillip Wilburn - from Top Story! Weekly Episode 58: “(61) Days of Oil”

Starring Matthew Gray Gubler (Guy), Derek Reid (Barack Obama), Rachael Drummond (Hillary Clinton) and Phillip Wilburn (George W. Bush)

Directed by Michael Hughes

Watch The Top Story! Weekly Report from Top Story! Weekly Episode 58: “(61) Days of Oil”

Miley Cyrus, Zeus and the ghost of Freddie Mercury all stop by in this edition of the Top Story! Weekly Report!

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THE TOP STORY! WEEKLY REPORT by Tia Ayers, Tamra Brown, Brandon Burkhart, Shawn Carlow, Christopher Corte, Michael Hughes, Markus Kublin, Matt Manser, Jason McClain, Andy Nordvall, Andrew Payne, Josh Snyder, Dave Swan and Phillip Wilburn - from Top Story! Weekly Episode 58: “(61) Days of Oil”

Starring Melissa Okey (Anchor), Kipleigh Brown (Anchor), Artemis Pebdani (Cosmo Cahuenga), Phillip Wilburn (Anchor), Brent Pope (Joran van der Sloot’s Friend), Rachael Drummond (Miley Cyrus), Matt Moore (Ghost of Freddie Mercury), Derek Reid (Spaghetti-O’s Spokesperson) and Sean Cowhig (Zeus)

Directed by Michael Hughes

Watch “World Cup’s Balls” (with Matthew Gray Gubler) from Top Story! Weekly Episode 58: “(61) Days of Oil”

Fans watching the US-Slovenia World Cup match have to deal with a fan who gets into the game of kicking balls a little too seriously!

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WORLD CUP’S BALLS by Matt Blitz - from Top Story! Weekly Episode 58: “(61) Days of Oil”

Starring Matthew Gray Gubler (Gary), Sean Cowhig (Lester), Derek Reid (Simon) and Rachael Drummond (Bartender)

Directed by Michael Hughes

Watch “The Small People” from Top Story! Weekly Episode 58: “(61) Days of Oil”

After BP Chairman Carl-Henric Svanberg says that the company cares about the “small people,” he has to face a bunch of small people!

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THE SMALL PEOPLE by Erich Eilenberger - from Top Story! Weekly Episode 58: “(61) Days of Oil”

Starring Matt Moore (Carl-Henric Svanberg), Artemis Pebdani (Munchkin), Kipleigh Brown (Munchkin), Sean Cowhig (Leprechaun), Melissa Okey (Vicki the “Small Wonder” Robot) and Phillip Wilburn (Randy Newman)

Directed by Michael Hughes