Maybe See TV? The week in pilots, script commitments and development deals (Aug. 28, 2014)
The Emmys may have celebrated the past year of television, and the new Fall TV series have yet to premiere, but Hollywood always keeps an eye to the future, and August still signifies the start to the following year's development cycle. You'll hear a lot in the trades and the trade winds from now th... [Read More]
 
Watch a teaser for the fourth season of “Girls”
Lena Dunham and the rest of the Girls cast and crew are back at it. Season four of the critically acclaimed show will be hitting TV screens in 2015, but the good people at HBO have released this teaser just this week. Last season ended with Dunham’s Hannah Horvath getting accepted into the Uni... [Read More]
 
Louis C.K., Sarah Silverman win comedy writing awards at 2014 Emmys
The top comedy writers on TV for 2014 were stand-up comedians, according to the Emmy Awards. Take that, comedy writers. In a telecast light on filler, viral videos or much in the way of surprises, the Emmy wins for Louis C.K. (writing, comedy series) and Sarah Silverman (writing, variety special) di... [Read More]
 
Lisa Kudrow’s “The Comeback” returns to HBO in November
Don’t call it a comeback… well, do, only because that’s the name of the show. Lisa Kudrow stars as D-list celebrity Valerie Cherish in the cult mockumentary, The Comeback. Originally airing on HBO in 2005, it was cancelled after one thirteen episode season. This year HBO decided t... [Read More]
 
Watch Lena Dunham in ‘Girls’ official HBO teaser for season 4!
Last we left Lena Dunham’s Hannah Horvath, she giddily clutched an acceptance letter to the University of Iowa’s prestigious writers workshop. HBO’s Girls returns for Season 4 in 2015 and we’re excited to see where the lovable (and sometimes infuriating) characters bring us. ... [Read More]
 
Watch John Oliver's Epic Takedown and Evisceration of a Piñata
by Megh Wright Last Week Tonight with John Oliver has covered a ton of heated issues during its run on HBO so far, but in this video Oliver takes on the most important issue of all — the inaccurate headlines of Last Week Tonight-related coverage on The Huffington Post and beyond that use fancy... [Read More]
 
Review: Katt Williams, Priceless: Afterlife (HBO)
The most important, timely stand-up special of 2014 has come from Katt Williams. Forget the opening with the hype man saying "let's get ready to chuckle!" and the smoke and the dancing girls and the set of thrones and his pimping jacket. Beyond all the pomp, the circumstances of this particular pimp... [Read More]
 
Lena Dunham and Her Stunt Double Star in This Season 4 'Girls' Teaser
by Megh Wright The fourth season of Girls has gone into production, and HBO released the above teaser today that shows Lena Dunham — or someone who looks like Lena Dunham — falling off her bike at the University of Iowa — or a campus that looks like the University of Iowa, consider... [Read More]
 
Lena Dunham and Her Stunt Double Star in This Season 4 'Girls' Teaser
by Megh Wright The fourth season of Girls has gone into production, and HBO released the above teaser today that shows Lena Dunham — or someone who looks like Lena Dunham — falling off her bike at the University of Iowa — or a campus that looks like the University of Iowa, consider... [Read More]
 
Watch Jerrod Carmichael’s Spike Lee directed HBO special teaser
Jerrod Carmichael’s Spike Lee-directed HBO special has a name, a premiere date and a teaser trailer. Love at The Store will debut on the premium cable channel on Oct. 4. The 26-year old Carmichael is a rising talent in the comedy world with his NBC pilot a solid contender for series this past ... [Read More]