2013-2014 TV watch: ABC’s greenlights, renewals, and cancellations
In advance of the upcoming television upfronts and the ending of the 2012-2013 television season, many networks are in the middle of confirming pilots, cancelling shows, and renewing others. Rather than you sifting through all the noise, we’re going to come up with some cheat sheets to what’s happen... [Read More]
Bill Hader is leaving ‘Saturday Night Live’
How about this kick in the dink for news first thing in the morning. Bill Hader, Saturday Night Live veteran, and one of it’s most consistent cast members for eight years has decided it’s time to leave the show. This news comes on the heels of the announcement that the show’s head ... [Read More]
2013-2014 TV watch: FOX’s greenlights, renewals, and cancellations
In advance of the upcoming television upfronts and the ending of the 2012-2013 television season, many networks are in the middle of confirming pilots, cancelling shows, and renewing others. Rather than you sifting through all the noise, we’re going to come up with some cheat sheets to what... [Read More]
Seth Meyers is headed to Late Night TV
All the excitement of Jimmy Fallon moving to The Tonight Show has finally clamed down, which left people asking, “Who will host Late Night next?” We can now bring you that answer, Seth Meyers. That’s right, it has been officially announced that Meyers will be succeeding Jimmy Fallon as t... [Read More]
NBC and the clearing out of its ‘Meh’ sitcoms
NBC is cleaning house for it’s comedy programming in what could easily be called the season of the “meh sitcom.” While the network greenlit a lot of new sitcoms and brought them to air, nearly all of its freshman programming didn’t get any traction with viewers. Within the la... [Read More]
‘The Half Hour’ Joe DeRosa on his love for the people in crazy cities
The second of the two Half Hours premiering this weekend comes from NYC comedian Joe DeRosa. We’re big fans of Joe here at the TLB Towers. Joe’s appeared on many Laugh Button Live! events for us in addition to being a rock solid, and funny comedian. This Half Hour is actually the second ... [Read More]
Here is Sony’s plea to save ‘Community’
Community’s production company, Sony made a, “Save Community” reel encouraging people to watch it live this Thursday night, which is the season finale and possible series finale of the show. The show, as all fans know has had its series of ups and downs. It barely got a 4th season,... [Read More]
Sony Pictures made a #RenewCommunity YouTube video to try to save its NBC sitcom
The fourth season of NBC's Community is the first without its creator and spiritual meta-guide, but will it be the last for the sitcom that likes to focus entire episodes poking fun at popular TV tropes? Not if Sony Pictures Television has anything t... [Read More]
Now Steve Carell might actually be in ‘The Office’ finale
With The Office, ending its nine season run on NBC on May 16th, there’s still much swirling about the “Will he? Won’t he?” return of Michael Scott himself, once played Steve Carell. While Carell himself has stated many times that he does not plan to return to the show. The la... [Read More]