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French filmmakers Olivier Nakache and Eric Toledano, who have co-directed five feature films together, first met at a Jewish summer camp in France. Their latest film, Samba, about a man named Samba (Omar Sy) and his struggles as an immigrant from Senegal to France, is now playing in theaters stateside....

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After years of rumors and reports of an in-progress sequel/prequel, Wet Hot American Summer finally opened its second chapter with all eight of the episodes of First Day of Camp appearing on Netflix in the early morning hours Friday. So much has changed since the 2001 movie bombed at the box office...

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The Ross siblings arrive at Camp Kikiwaka and discover the camp director, Gladys, has hates their mom, who snagged the guy Gladys liked and the title best counselor when she was at camp in the pilot episode of Disney Channel show BUNK'D. "(I hate Christina Ross) With every bone in...

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When actor Jason Segel got a chance to go to summer camp with his older brother Adam, his brother had only one request. Don't embarrass him. It didn't take Jason long to do just the opposite. Responding to a request for campers to come to the front, introduce themselves and...

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While all of the media attention has been on the debut of Wet Hot American Summer:First Day of Camp, the new Netflix series isn't the only summer camp television show making its debut today. BUNK'D, the Disney Channel Jessie spin-off, premieres tonight at 10 p.m. eastern on the Disney Channel....

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The late comedian and actor Chris Farley made his stage debut in a performance while away at summer camp and he also made a habit of making people laugh at camp before he became a household name as a television and movie star. Farley attended Red Arrow Camp in Wisconsin...

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Unlike the 2001 movie, the Wet Hot American Summer series coming to Netflix Friday was not filmed at a working summer camp. In fact, the magic of filmmaking made it possible to recreate the fictional Camp Firewood with only two recreated cabins for Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of...

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Before it became the world's largest sports organization for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, the Special Olympics was a summer camp in the backyard of President John F. Kennedy's sister's house. As detailed in the ESPN 30 for 30 Shorts documentary Brave in the Attempt, Eunice Kennedy Shriver founded...

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George Costanza, the iconic '90s television character on Seinfeld, worked as a waiter at a summer camp. A fat camp, in fact. George (Jason Alexander) references his former summer camp job in "The Busboy" episode (Season 2, Episode 3) when discussing with Jerry a bus boy at a restaurant who ended...

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The Camp Ramah network of Jewish camps will be adding a ninth overnight camp in 2016 in Northern California. Camp Ramah NorCal will be held near the shores of the Monterey Bay at the Monterey Bay Academy and has plans to host as many as 300 campers over three sessions....