Netflix’s Pot Comedy ‘Disjointed’ Opts for Easy Stoner Humor
The new Netflix series Disjointed, which premiered its first ten episodes (of 20 ordered so far) this past Friday, is an appropriately titled mishmash of two distinct styles that never completely coalesce. Created by David Javerbaum and Chuck Lorre, it is an achingly dull CBS-style sitcom &ldqu... [Read More]
Netflix’s Pot Comedy ‘Disjointed’ Opts for Easy Stoner Humor
The new Netflix series Disjointed, which premiered its first ten episodes (of 20 ordered so far) this past Friday, is an appropriately titled mishmash of two distinct styles that never completely coalesce. Created by David Javerbaum and Chuck Lorre, it is an achingly dull CBS-style sitcom &ldqu... [Read More]
Michael Douglas and Alan Arkin to Star in Chuck Lorre Netflix Comedy ‘The Kominsky Method’
Chuck Lorre has a new comedy series in the works at Netflix with some big stars attached. According to Deadline, the streaming network is “finalizing a deal” with Lorre for a 10-episode comedy series called The Kominsky Method. Michael Douglas and Alan Arkin are attached to star in the s... [Read More]
Netflix’s Pot Dispensary Comedy ‘Disjointed’ Premieres in August
Chuck Lorre and David Javerbaum’s pot dispensary comedy just got a premiere date at Netflix. TV Line reports that the multi-cam show, which was given a 20-episode series order last summer, will make its Netflix debut on Friday, August 25th. Kathy Bates stars in the show as as Ruth, “a li... [Read More]
Episode #139: Billy Gardell
Emmy-nominated actor and comedian Billy Gardell starred in the hit CBS sitcom, Mike & Molly as Officer Mike Biggs for six seasons, and you can see him still in syndication there, as well as in his other previous recurring roles on Lucky; Yes, Dear; and My Name Is Earl. He now co-stars as the col... [Read More]
Episode #139: Billy Gardell
Emmy-nominated actor and comedian Billy Gardell starred in the hit CBS sitcom, Mike & Molly as Officer Mike Biggs for six seasons, and you can see him still in syndication there, as well as in his other previous recurring roles on Lucky; Yes, Dear; and My Name Is Earl. He now co-stars as the col... [Read More]
Kathy Bates to Star in Chuck Lorre’s Netflix Pot Comedy ‘Disjointed’
Chuck Lorre’s pot dispensary comedy has found its star and TV home. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Netflix has given a 20-episode order to the project, which now has a name: Disjointed. Co-written by Lorre and David Javerbaum (The Daily Show, The Late Late Show), the multi-cam series sta... [Read More]
When ‘Two and a Half Men’ and ‘CSI’ Crossed Over, for Some Reason
‘Structurally Sound’ is a recurring feature where each week a different structurally unusual, rule-breaking anomaly of an episode from a comedy series is examined. “For me, that’s when the series jumped the shark.” Crossovers are increasingly popular these days, with se... [Read More]
CBS Cares: A very special PSA about addiction following “Mom”
A very special PSA followed last night's episode of Mom on CBS, in which one of the supporting characters dies suddenly from a drug overdose. Mom's stars, Allison Janney and Anna Faris, flanking U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek H. Murthy, remind viewers that addiction is an illness, a disease, but "no... [Read More]
CBS Cares: A very special PSA about addiction following “Mom”
A very special PSA followed last night's episode of Mom on CBS, in which one of the supporting characters dies suddenly from a drug overdose. Mom's stars, Allison Janney and Anna Faris, flanking U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek H. Murthy, remind viewers that addiction is an illness, a disease, but "no... [Read More]