Watch Bob Odenkirk and Martin Freeman in the Trailer for FX's 'Fargo'
by Bradford Evans FX's new comedy-drama Fargo, which is loosely based on the Coen Brothers' movie of the same name, premieres April 15th, and here's the first trailer for it. The show stars Billy Bob Thornton, Martin Freeman, Colin Hanks, Kate Walsh, and Bob Odenkirk, whom you get a quick glimpse o... [Read More]
This Week In Web Videos: '101 Ways to Get Rejected'
by Luke Kelly-Clyne Fire up your Internet and go on a web series hunt. What you’ll probably find are the creative outputs of twenty and thirty-somethings—folks clamoring to express sensibilities seasoned by the years of pain that drove them to become comedians. Much less common are web s... [Read More]
'Conan' Will Air a Week of Shows in Dallas Featuring Adam Sandler, Seth Rogen, Tig Notaro, and More
by Megh Wright Here's a promo for Conan's week of shows in Dallas, which will take place at the Magestic Theater from March 31st through April 3rd, right before the NCAA Final Four and National Championship. Here's the full lineup, which includes a bunch of dudes plus the wonderful Tig Notaro: Mond... [Read More]
Talking to 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' Co-Creator Dan Goor
by Bradford Evans Network TV's best new sitcom, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, sure has had a successful first season. In its inaugural year, Brooklyn won two Golden Globes, received an early renewal for a second season, and got to air an episode in the coveted post-Super Bowl slot. I recently chatted wi... [Read More]
Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda to reunite, star in new Netflix sitcom, “Grace and Frankie”
Netflix has announced a new 13-episode single-cam sitcom, Grace and Frankie, that reunites Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda as "long-time rivals brought together by a rather unusual change in their marital circumstances." Tomlin and Fonda famously teamed up with Dolly Parton in the 1980 movie musical, 9 T... [Read More]
Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin to Star in Netflix Comedy 'Grace and Frankie'
by Megh Wright Today Netflix announced that they've signed former Nine to Five co-stars Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin to star in an upcoming original comedy series on the streaming network, Deadline reports. Titled Grace and Frankie, the half-hour series was created by Friends co-creator Marta Kaufmman... [Read More]
Robert Kelly and Elizabeth Gillies join FX’s ‘Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll’ pilot
Looks like Denis Leary’s Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll TV show just got a bit funnier. The fact that the very entertaining Denis Leary is writing and executive producing the show already speaks volumes. Add on top of that, John Corbett is set to act in the upcoming show and now we are happy ... [Read More]
Amy Poehler Calls 'Parks and Rec' the Best Job She's Ever Had
by Megh Wright "Mike and I knew each other at SNL and he just said a very simple thing to me when he was pitching me the show and the idea of the show, which was: 'You will really like the way we do this show, and I promise you this will be, like, the best job you will ever have.' Something very sim... [Read More]
Monty Python to Release Five New Songs this Summer
by Megh Wright To coincide with their 10 Monty Python Live (Mostly) London comeback shows this summer, the legendary comedy group has also announced that they'll be re-releasing their 1989 album Monty Python Sings, only the new version will include five new never-before-heard tracks. "Just been sequ... [Read More]
Ivan Reitman Steps Down as 'Ghostbusters III' Director, Production Moving Forward
by Megh Wright Yesterday evening, Deadline released a lengthy statement by Ghostbusters III director Ivan Reitman, who finally broke his silence on the status of the sequel after the death of Harold Ramis. Following Ramis's passing, Reitman has decided he no longer wants to direct the franchise rebo... [Read More]