Octavia Spencer, Tig Notaro, Tom Segura, and Iliza Shlesinger Join the Cast of ‘Instant Family’
An upcoming comedy starring Mark Wahlberg is rounding out its cast, which includes several standups. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Octavia Spencer, Tig Notaro, Iliza Shlesinger, Tom Segura, and Isabela Moner have joined the cast of the ensemble comedy Instant Family, which centers on Wahberg ... [Read More]
Octavia Spencer, Tig Notaro, Tom Segura, and Iliza Shlesinger Join the Cast of ‘Instant Family’
An upcoming comedy starring Mark Wahlberg is rounding out its cast, which includes several standups. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Octavia Spencer, Tig Notaro, Iliza Shlesinger, Tom Segura, and Isabela Moner have joined the cast of the ensemble comedy Instant Family, which centers on Wahberg ... [Read More]
NBC Orders Four Multi-Cam Comedy Pilots from Mike Schur, Sean Hayes, and More
NBC just added four multi-cam comedy pilots — the first four comedy pilot orders of the 2018-2019 season. According to The Wrap, the network has given pilot orders to shows from Mike Schur, Sean Hayes, and Roseanne executive producer Tom Werner. First up is Schur’s pilot Abby’... [Read More]
7 of the Most Confusing Twists in Comedy History
There’s no shortage of confusing behavior going on in the entertainment industry. At this stage, the job description for becoming a celebrity might as well include something about carrying on in ways that nobody can understand. Comedians are generally the only ones we can turn to in order to m... [Read More]
Caleb Synan dropped by “Conan” to share some comedy about his family
Conan Synan was the guest comedian on Conan last night and he used his time to talk about family comedy.… MORE Caleb Synan dropped by “Conan” to share some comedy about his family appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
W. Kamau Bell, Samantha Bee and James Corden take home Creative Arts Emmy Awards
Saturday Night Live was the biggest show winner last weekend during the “creative arts” portion of the 2017 Primetime Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Guest Actor and Actress nods for both Dave Chappelle and Melissa McCarthy for their guest appearances last season, but W. Kamau Bell, S... [Read More]
Fox Developing Live Interactive Comedy Series ‘Immediate Family’
Fox is getting experimental with the multi-cam sitcom format. According to Deadline, the network is developing a live, multi-cam family comedy by New Girl co-executive producers Dave Finkel and Brett Baer called Immediate Family. On top of being live, the series also will have an interactive el... [Read More]
Fox Developing Live Interactive Comedy Series ‘Immediate Family’
Fox is getting experimental with the multi-cam sitcom format. According to Deadline, the network is developing a live, multi-cam family comedy by New Girl co-executive producers Dave Finkel and Brett Baer called Immediate Family. On top of being live, the series also will have an interactive el... [Read More]
Coming to Hulu: TGIF Series ‘Perfect Strangers,’ ‘Family Matters,’ ‘Hangin’ with Mr. Cooper,’ and More
Hulu is stepping up its game in the nostalgic comedy series department. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the streaming network has acquired exclusive rights to sitcoms from ABC’s classic TGIF lineup from the ‘90s, which includes over 800 episodes of the shows Full House, Family ... [Read More]
ABC Announces Fall Premiere Dates for ‘Speechless,’ ‘Black-ish,’ ‘The Mayor,’ and More
ABC just announced its fall premiere date lineup, including return dates for The Goldbergs, Modern Family, Speechless, The Middle, Fresh Off the Boat, American Housewife, and Black-ish as well as the series premiere date for the new comedy The Mayor. On hold for midseason are new comedies Alex, Inc.... [Read More]