'Portlandia': The time Fred Armisen tried to photobomb 'Grimm'

Portland, Ore., has become a small but growing hub for TV show production in recent years. In addition to its namesake show "Portlandia," NBC's "Grimm" and TNT's "Leverage" also shoot (or shot, in the now-canceled "Leverage's" case) there.Some of "Portlandia's" crew also works on "Grimm," and "Portlandia" star Fred Armisen was almost an extra on the supernatural drama. Almost. He explained his photobomb attempt Friday (Jan. 4) at the Television Critics Association press tour:"We did happen to shoot something right down the street from where ['Grimm'] was shooting. We did this thing where I'm playing one of those pedicab guys. ... I had this mustache and this moppy hair. And they were shooting a scene where there was like some conversation -- you know when people walk down the street and it looks like a real TV show and they're wearing suits and stuff -- so I thought, this is my opportunity. I want so...



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