Jeff Garlin Creating a Sitcom for ABC
The Curb Your Enthusiasm executive producer and star has set up a script deal to write, executive produce and star in an untitled half-hour comedy at ABC Studios. Bruce McCulloch (The Kids in the Hall, Saturday Night Live) is attached to co-write the script and serve as an executive producer. [Read More]
Jeff Garlin inks deal for ABC comedy
Veteran comedian, writer and Curb Your Enthusiasm executive producer Jeff Garlin has struck a television deal with ABC. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Garlin snagged a “script deal to write, executive produce and star in an untitled half-... [Read More]
‘Modern Family’ wins best comedy at Critics Choice Awards; Tina Fey, Neil Patrick Harris among other winners
Modern Family, ABC’s edgy comedy series, led the pack of comedies with six nominations going into the first ever Critics Choice Television Awards, held in Beverly Hills earlier today. And even though they only won a single award from all those... [Read More]
Comedian Hasan Minhaj joins cast of ABC Family sitcom with Raven Symone
Hasan Minhaj, a comedian known best for his work on MTV’s Disaster Date, will be joining the cast of a new comedy on the channel called State of Georgia as a physics graduate student from Columbia. The show centers on Georgia (played by Raven Symoné), an aspiring actress, who moves from the South to New York to follow her dreams. [Read More]
Hasan Minhaj lands roles in ABC Family sitcom "State of Georgia" + MTV
Hasan Minhaj continues the hot streak for comedians this TV pilot season, as he just landed a recurring role in the new ABC Family sitcom, State of Georgia, which premieres June 29. The sitcom stars Raven-Symoné as Georgia, an aspiring... [Read More]
Craig Kilborn Developing a New Show for ABC
Craig Kilborn has signed a development deal with ABC Studios to write a half-hour script, to which he is attached to star and produce. [Read More]
Jimmy Kimmel Promises A Fun Post- Oscar Special
Help Change The World - One Laugh At A Time! More »The preparations for the 83rd Academy Awards celebration are now in full motion. The welcome archway is set, the red carpet is rolled, the press is buzzing, the staff is busy. So is... [Read More]
Dane Cook provides levity on Extreme Makeover: Home Edition
As a show about home remodeling, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition can be an unexpected tearjerker. At least, I’ll admit – begrudgingly – to getting a little misty eyed if I happen to catch a particularly moving episode. But the show does offer moments ... [Read More]
Tim Allen to once more manfully stand up for manly men on ABC | The A.V. Club
Tim Allen’s long-rumored return to series television is now official: ABC has just signed him to return to the network he helped make No. 1 with Home Improvement, hoping he can revive that winning streak by essentially doing the same thing all over again. As on Home Improvement, Allen will be playing a character named “Tim,” and will once more be “fighting for his manhood in a world that is being increasingly dominated by women,” what with everything being made out of hormones and tampons these ... [Read More]
Mr. Sunshine debuts tonight at 9:30 p.m. Eastern on ABC | The A.V. Club
Mr. Sunshine debuts tonight at 9:30 p.m. Eastern on ABC. Mr. Sunshine is one of those shows where I want desperately to like what’s on screen, but the execution leaves too much to be desired. Virtually everything about this show should add up to one of my favorite comedies on TV. Instead, virtually everything falls flat. [Read More]