Undateable’s Brent Morin to record his debut special for Netflix
On August 14, comedian Brent Morin will be shooting his first ever one hour comedy special and it is heading to Netflix. Morin is one of the stars of NBC’s comedy series Undateable. The show will be returning for it’s third season on October 9. His other credits include appearances on Ch... [Read More]
‘Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp’ and Nostalgia Nostalgia
This review, like Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp, assumes an intimate knowledge of Wet Hot American Summer: The Movie. My favorite part of the movie Wet Hot American Summer comes after the counselors have returned from their day in town. As the group disembarks Beth’s truck, Coop s... [Read More]
What’s coming in comedy from Netflix in Fall 2015 and into 2016? A TCA update
The TCA summer press tour began on Tuesday in Pasadena -- an annual parade of TV networks and stars, presenting themselves en masse to the TV Critics Association in hopes that their fall series will be welcomed and shared with rave reviews. Or, at the very least, enough buzz to break them out from t... [Read More]
BoJack Horseman has been renewed for a third season
It’s official, the Netflix animated cult favorite BoJack Horseman has been renewed for a third season. 12 episodes will premiere next year. Season 2 just launched on July 17 to much more positive reviews than the first. So this is fantastic news for those who have already binge watched the lat... [Read More]
Netflix sets date for Aziz Ansari’s new show “Master of None”
Some light has just been shed on the new Aziz Ansari Netflix project Master of None. A play on the phrase “jack of all trades, master of none”, the show will center on Dev, played by Ansari, a directionless 30-year-old actor in New York who has trouble deciding what he wants to eat, much... [Read More]
Netflix Exec Ted Sarandos Defends Adam Sandler and Confirms More ‘Arrested Development’
Netflix’s chief content officer Ted Sarandos gave reporters a bunch of updates at TCA in Los Angeles today, and when it came to the recent controversy around Adam Sandler’s upcoming film The Ridiculous Six — especially after Sandler’s Sony movie Pixels bombed at the box offic... [Read More]
Aziz Ansari’s Netflix Show ‘Master of None’ Premieres November 6th
Aziz Ansari has a new scripted comedy in the works at Netflix, and today the streaming network revealed the show’s title and premiere date. Called Master of None, the show centers on “the professional life of Dev (Ansari), a 30-year-old actor in New York who has trouble deciding what he ... [Read More]
Netflix Renews ‘BoJack Horseman’ for a Third Season
Rejoice, BoJack fans, because a third season of Netflix’s hit animated show is on the way. According to The Wrap, the streaming network has officially renewed BoJack Horseman for a third season less than two weeks after the debut of season 2. Read our review of BoJack’s latest season her... [Read More]
This Week on TV: Review returns, Staten Island and Wet Hot are having a summer, and Jay Pharoah’s special premieres
An exciting week on television if you are a fan of summer, that’s for sure. The wait is over and the return is finally upon us. Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp hits netflix this Friday. The eight-episode sequel to the 2001 cult film returns the original cast including Amy Poehler, B... [Read More]
‘BoJack Horseman,’ ‘Inside Out,’ and the Beauty of Difficult Emotions
After watching (and loving) the first season of BoJack Horseman, I had a hard time recommending it to people. “Well, it has burrowed its own hole in my brain, which, when I’m watching something else, itches, reminding me that I could be watching something truly special and weird and exci... [Read More]