Will Forte Gets Patriotic in the Trailer for His New Fox Show 'The Last Man on Earth'
by Megh Wright There are lots of new shows debuting on the major networks this fall, but none look as delightfully strange and different as Fox's midseason selection The Last Man on Earth, which is produced by 22 Jump Street and The Lego Movie duo Phil Lord and Chris Miller and stars SNL's Will Fort... [Read More]
The Trailer for John Mulaney's Fox Show 'Mulaney' Is Finally Here
by Megh Wright It's been nearly 14 months since John Mulaney's sitcom Mulaney was first considered by NBC, and now you can finally watch the trailer, which costars Nasim Pedrad, Seaton Smith, Zack Pearlman, Martin Short, and Elliott Gould and is set to premiere on Fox this fall. 0 Comments... [Read More]
Jane Krakowski Joins Tina Fey's NBC Show 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt'
by Megh Wright While Fox has passed on Dead Boss starring Jane Krakowski, Deadline reports that the former 30 Rock star has found a new home with her former NBC friends on Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, the Tina Fey/Robert Carlock comedy starring Ellie Kemper previously titled Tooken. Krakowski will hav... [Read More]
ABC Orders Culture-Straddling Comedies 'Cristela' and 'Fresh off the Boat'
by Megh Wright After canceling a ton of shows last week, ABC has added two new comedies to its lineup both centered on family and cultural identity, THR reports. The first series order goes to Cristela, a semi-autobiographical multi-cam show by and starring standup Cristela Alonzo as "an American La... [Read More]
ABC Cans ‘Trophy Wife’, Passes on Paul F. Tompkins and Molly Shannon, and More
by Megh Wright ABC announced a bunch of changes last night, including some renewals, cancellations, and new series pickups. In the comedy sphere, freshman shows Trophy Wife and Mixology were both given the axe, while renewals were handed out to The Goldbergs, The Middle, and awards juggernaut Modern... [Read More]
Sarah Silverman, Michael Cera, and Seth Green Land Shows on Xbox
by Megh Wright Xbox has been developing a slate of original shows over the last year and a half, and according to Variety, among them are two comedies from Robot Chicken creator Seth Green as well as Sarah Silverman and Michael Cera. Green's show is a stop-motion series from his own Stoopid Buddy St... [Read More]
Here's a Trailer for HBO's 'Last Week Tonight with John Oliver'
by Bradford Evans In December, longtime correspondent John Oliver left The Daily Show to host his own political late night show for HBO. Called Last Week Tonight, it's set to premiere April 27th, and here's the first trailer for it. Oliver snagged Daily Show head writer Tim Carvell to be his head w... [Read More]
Chris D’Elia, Ron Funches, and More Are Promoting NBC's 'Undateable' on the Road
by Megh Wright Comedy Central's Broad City isn't the only show implementing a live tour into its promotional plans. According to Deadline, the midseason NBC series Undateable — created by Adam Sztykiel and executive produced by Scrubs creator Bill Lawrence — is also taking to the road ne... [Read More]
Greta Gerwig to Star in 'How I Met Your Mother' Spin-Off
by Megh Wright In some of the weirdest casting news in a while, EW reports that indie film darling Greta Gerwig is set to star in How I Met Your Dad, the upcoming spin-off series to CBS's hit show How I Met Your Mother. Gerwig will play Sally, who slowly tells the tale of meeting her partner in flas... [Read More]
Eugene Levy, Catherine O'Hara, and Chris Elliott to Star in CBC Comedy Series 'Schitt's Creek'
by Megh Wright What's better news here — Variety's report that Eugene Levy, Catherine O'Hara, Chris Elliott, and Levy's son Dan are set to star in a half-hour Canadian comedy, or that the show is called Schitt's Creek? According to the report, the show — which was co-created by the two L... [Read More]