BASKETS’ CASE

For all the absurdity that infused the FX series Baskets, in the end, the show was always about family. The cult comedy, which followed the trials and tribulations of classically trained rodeo clown Chip Baskets (Zach Galifianakis) for four wonderfully bizarre seasons, closed with the…

CLASSY CLOWN

The series premiere of the FX comedy Baskets was – and is – unlike any other series that came before (or after) it. It’s odd, subversive and, often, painfully hilarious. Series star Zach Galifianakis stars as Chip Baskets, an aspiring clown who flunked out of…

CLOWNING ACHIEVEMENT

Chip Baskets (Zach Galifianakis) is a classically trained, down-on-his-luck rodeo clown whose inability to speak French had serious career ramifications. He is completely dedicated to his art, however, and dreams of clowning glory are never far from his mind. VIP Fan Auctions is sharing Chip’s…

CLOWN LIFE

The life of a rodeo clown isn’t easy – especially when you’ve been classically trained in the art of clowning at a fancy French clown college. Such is life for Chip Baskets (Zach Galifianakis), however, who’s returned home to Bakersfield, Calif., after struggling to establish…