What the stars of NBC’s “Whitney” had to say about their series premiere
It's been more than curious to watch the backlash from the comedy community and "comedy nerds" against Whitney Cummings and her new NBC sitcom, Whitney, which debuted last night to an audience of about 6.7 million viewers. Reaction from TV critics ha... [Read More]
Watch four minutes of Whitney Cummings’ NBC show “Whitney”
Whitney Cummings had a huge pilot season, as two of her shows were picked up by networks. The one in which she stars, Whitney, has been picked up by NBC and will co-star comedian Chris D’Elia. Centering around the pair’s live-in relations... [Read More]
Before the upfronts: Up front with Whitney Cummings + Chris D'Elia about their new NBC sitcom, "Whitney"
By far the belle of the ball among the early network TV pickups for Fall 2011 is comedian Whitney Cummings, who went two-for-two on the pilots that she had a hand in writing and producing. NBC has ordered Whitney to series, which Cummings wrote the pilot for based on her stand-up act and starred alongside fellow stand-up comedian Chris D'Elia (most recently seen in Glory Daze on TBS). Then this afternoon, CBS ordered Two Broke Girls to series, which Cummings co-created and co-executive produced... [Read More]
NBC picks up Whitney Cummings sitcom, “Whitney”
Fast-rising stand-up comedian Whitney Cummings’ pilot, Whitney has been picked up for production at NBC, it was just announced at the network’s upfront presentation tonight. As we reported back in January, the pilot centered around a young couple trying to balance their lives together. Comedian Chris D’Elia was, at the time, cast to play opposite of Cummings. [Read More]
Comedian Chris D’Elia lands TBS sitcom deal, joins Tim Meadows in ‘Glory Daze’
Stand-up Chris D’Elia has been tapped to join TBS’ new comedy, Glory Daze. The new sitcom from writers Walt Becker and Michael LeSieur follows a group of friends that try to make it through college life in 1980s Wisconsin. [Read More]