Rachel Bloom wins Golden Globe for Best Actress in a TV Series, Comedy or Musical, for musical comedy “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” on The CW
And the award for best before and after winning the Golden Globes goes to...Rachel Bloom! Congrats, Rachel! Bloom won Sunday night for Best Actress in a TV Series, Comedy or Musical, for starring in the very musical comedy, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, currently in its first season on The CW. The first eigh... [Read More]
‘Mozart in the Jungle’ and ‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’ Win 2016 Golden Globes
The 2016 Golden Globes aired last night with returning host Ricky Gervais, and when it comes to the comedy categories, the winners were split between newcomers (Rachel Bloom won for Best Actress in a TV Comedy, Amazon’s Mozart in the Jungle won Best TV Comedy) and winners who seemed more like ... [Read More]
‘Mozart in the Jungle’ and ‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’ Win 2016 Golden Globes
The 2016 Golden Globes aired last night with returning host Ricky Gervais, and when it comes to the comedy categories, the winners were split between newcomers (Rachel Bloom won for Best Actress in a TV Comedy, Amazon’s Mozart in the Jungle won Best TV Comedy) and winners who seemed more like ... [Read More]
The Great ‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’ Is Broad and Emotionally Precise at the Same Time
In high school, or middle school, or possibly at a summer program, or maybe all of them, I had a musical theater teacher explain that in a musical, songs begin when emotions become too big, too intense to be contained in mere speech. (Mostly, I found this disappointing: I am a very bad singer.) Craz... [Read More]
The CW Orders More Episodes of ‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’ and ‘iZombie’
Two of The CW’s latest comedies are sticking around at the network. According to Variety, freshman comedy Crazy Ex-Girlfriend starring Rachel Bloom has five additional episodes in the works, bringing its debut season to 18 episodes total. iZombie — which is currently airing its second se... [Read More]
This Week On TV: Amy Schumer, Anthony Jeselnik, and Robot Chicken all have specials
Let’s call This Week On TV the week of the special despite five shows either making their return or debut. On Saturday, fresh off of her hosting duties this past weekend on Saturday Night Live, the much anticipated special Amy Schumer: Live from the Apollo. With her unique blend... [Read More]
Your comprehensive guide to new comedies coming to TV this Fall
Every television season we get hit with brand new shows that try to break through, trump the current, or replace those that retired. And it’s not easy. We are a routine based culture when it comes to TV and viewers like proven, consistent, and the familiar, making it that much harder to succee... [Read More]
The CW Sets Premiere Dates for ‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’ and ‘Jane the Virgin’
The CW revealed its fall lineup today, and among the premiere dates announced are the second season of Jane the Virgin as well as the series premiere of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend starring Rachel Bloom. Both shows premiere on the network Monday, October 19th — the hourlong Crazy Ex-Girlfriend will ki... [Read More]
Rachel Bloom's 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' Goes From Showtime Half-Hour to CW Hour-Long Comedy
by Adam Frucci Rachel Bloom made a half-hour pilot of her musical comedy show Crazy Ex-Girlfriend for Showtime last year, and they ended up passing on it. But somewhat improbably, it's gotten new life as an hour-long comedy on the CW, as that network has picked a retooled version of it up for a full... [Read More]
Inside Rachel Bloom's Showtime Pilot 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend'
by Philip Stamato Rachel Bloom made her first big splash in 2010 with the hilarious short "Fuck Me Ray Bradbury," which was so successful that Rachel had the honor of being present for Bradbury's first time watching it. Since then, she's produced numerous other successful and equally hysterical... [Read More]