Your Guide to the 2013-14 TV Season's New Comedies
The four big broadcast networks are announcing their new schedules and shows for the 2013-14 TV season this year, and we have your first look at all the new comedies, all in one place. With NBC, CBS, ABC, and Fox all adding a ton of new comedies, there's a lot of stuff to look forward to, even thoug... [Read More]
Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers Will Debut on 'The Tonight Show' and 'Late Night' February 24th, 2014
NBC announced today the premiere dates for Jimmy Fallon's first Tonight Show and Seth Meyers's first Late Night. Monday, February 24th, 2014 will be when both guys begin their new jobs. Jay Leno's last stand on The Tonight Show will be the week of February 3rd, 2014, which leads right up to NBC's co... [Read More]
NBC and Fox Unveil New Fall Schedules
TV networks are announcing their Fall 2013 lineups all week, and NBC and Fox are the first to reveal their next season's schedules. Of note comedy-wise is that NBC is only airing comedies on Thursday nights this fall, abandoning the Tuesday 9-10pm and Wednesday 8-9pm sitcom mini-blocks that hosted n... [Read More]
ABC Cancels 'Happy Endings'; Will USA Save the Show?
ABC announced Friday evening that they've canceled their critically-acclaimed sitcom Happy Endings after three seasons. After being given a late premiere by the network in a super competitive comedy timeslot at the start of the season, Happy Endings saw its ratings drop. The network put the show on ... [Read More]
It's Official: Seth Meyers Will Take Over NBC's 'Late Night' in 2014
With Jimmy Fallon's impending takeover of The Tonight Show set for next February, Seth Meyers has been considered the frontrunner to be the new host of NBC's 12:35am show, Late Night, for months now. NBC made Meyers's new job official yesterday when they announced him as the fourth host of Late Nigh... [Read More]
Watch the Trailer for 'Arrested Development' Season 4 Right Now
Netflix just released this trailer for the upcoming fourth season of Arrested Development last night. 15 brand new episodes are coming your way a mere 13 days from now at midnight, Pacific Time, on May 26th. I have a feeling the next 13 days of your life will consist of watching this trailer a lot ... [Read More]
NBC Passes on 'Mulaney'
Following a flurry of sitcom cancellations, NBC has opted not to pick up the pilot for SNL writer/stand-up John Mulaney's new sitcom Mulaney. An ensemble multi-camera show staring Mulaney, Martin Short, Elliott Gould, SNL's Nasim Pedrad, and stand-ups Griffin Newman and Seaton Smith and executive pr... [Read More]
Bill Lawrence Sells a Show to NBC and a Show to TBS
Scrubs and Cougar Town creator Bill Lawrence sold two shows to different networks today. The first is Ground Floor, a workplace rom-com for TBS that he co-created with Greg Malins (How I Met Your Mother). The show stars Skylar Astin (Pitch Perfect), Briga Heelan (Cougar Town), John C. McGinley (Scru... [Read More]
CBS Orders Comedy Series Starring Robin Williams, Will Arnett, and Anna Faris
CBS today announced that they've picked up four new comedy series for the fall. Here's the rundown on the new shows: Mom comes from co-creator Chuck Lorre and stars Anna Faris as a newly-sober single mother working as a waitress in Napa Valley. The Millers comes from My Name Is Earl creator Greg Ga... [Read More]
Stephen Colbert Launches "cOlbert's Book Club," and Tackles 'The Great Gatsby'
Stephen Colbert held the first ever "cOlbert's Book Club" last night, dedicating his entire show to a discussion of inaugural book The Great Gatsby in a swanky new studio with guests like Pulitzer Prize winner Jennifer Egan, Great Gatsby movie director Baz Luhrmann, and star Carey Mulligan. See th... [Read More]