He’s Not the Last Man on Earth Anymore and the Show Needs to Act Like It
by Meredith Haggerty I have watched every episode of The Last Man on Earth, and I could not tell you why Melissa Shart (January Jones) is so, so angry at Phil Miller. This is a problem, but mostly because I can’t know if this is because she’s the most poorly drawn character on the show, ... [Read More]
Fox orders animated comedy Golan the Insatiable starring Rob Riggle, Aubrey Plaza and Maria Bamford
Fox has a new half-hour animated comedy series Nick Weidenfeld and Hend Baghdady serve as executive producers, alongside Silverstein and Jeser. Miller serves as a co-executive producer. coming May 31. Golan the Insatiable, which stars Rob Riggle and Aubrey Plaza, will now also play host to the voice... [Read More]
ADHD's 'Golan the Insatiable' Is Headed to Primetime Fox Next Month
by Megh Wright One of Fox's Animated Domination High-Def series just got a primetime promotion. According to Deadline, Golan the Insatiable — which started out as a quarter-hour series on Fox's late night animated block — will debut a new season of half-hour episodes on Sunday, May 31st ... [Read More]
FOX promotes Golan The Insatiable to primetime for summer 2015, recasts main voices
FOX has promoted Golan The Insatiable from its "Animation Domination High-Def" block to become a half-hour primetime series this summer, with the first of six episodes premiering Sunday, May 31, 2015, at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT. As part of the promotion, the network also has recast the main voices, with Rob... [Read More]
“Filthy Sexy Teen$” gets series order to jumpstart FOX’s digital development slate
FOX's new digital comedy development ventures received a boost today with the announcement that high-school soap opera parody Filthy Sexy Teen$ would receive an eight-episode order from Fullscreen. It's one of several projects coming from Keith Quinn and Jonathan Stern, but unique in that ... [Read More]
Dispatches from the MSG Garden of Laughs with Dane Cook, Billy Gardell, Michael J. Fox, Will Arnett, Lewis Black and John Oliver
I consider myself lucky in that I get to cover some very special events. One of those was the recent sold-out Garden of Laughs event at The Theatre at Madison Square Garden Exec. Produced by my old friend Rory Rosegarten of The Conversation Company. He who handles Ray Romano, Robert Klein, Brian Reg... [Read More]
Fox Renews Will Forte's 'Last Man on Earth' for a Second Season
by Megh Wright Great news, Forte fans: The Last Man on Earth has survived its first season and just landed a renewal from Fox. THR reports that the network has ordered another 13-episode season of the Chris Miller and Phil Lord-directed series starring Forte, Kristen Schaal, January Jones, and Mel R... [Read More]
Last Man on Earth gets a Season 2 Renewal from Fox
Fox has picked up Will Forte’s hit comedy The Last Man on Earth for a second season. “We knew we had something special with The Last Man on Earth. It’s one of those rare shows that continues to add depth and dimension to its unique premise, week after week,” said David Madden... [Read More]
SNL alum Nasim Pedrad to create and star in FOX comedy project
Nasim Pedrad has inked a deal with Fox to write, create and star in her own show on the network. Pedrad left Saturday Night Live after five seasons to join the Fox family, co-starring in the sitcom Mulaney. She currently has a recurring on the New Girl, now in its fourth season. Best ... [Read More]
Nasim Pedrad to Create, Write, and Star in Her Own Fox Comedy
by Megh Wright Nasim Pedrad might star in her very own Fox comedy. THR reports that Pedrad has signed a talent holding and development deal at the network with the goal of creating, writing, and starring in her own show. "Nasim’s an undeniable creative force in front of the camera and a brilli... [Read More]