Fox Becomes the First Broadcast Network to Drop Live+Same Day Nielsen Ratings
The tide has begun to turn away from the long outdated and inaccurate Live+Same Day Nielsen ratings. Deadline reports that Fox has officially decided to drop the Live+Same Day ratings going forward, which makes the first concrete sign that the major networks have begun to accept that Nielsen ratings... [Read More]
Review: John Mulaney “The Comeback Kid” (Netflix)
As a comedian, Mulaney is much more interested in breaking down the rules of language than he is literal laws of society. Whether it’s an old boss he had while temping who claimed he was “too old to be a duckling, quack quack,” or a woman he passed on the street who exclaimed: &ldq... [Read More]
Ron White for president? Comedian announces 2016 bid
If President Trump gives you a bad taste in your mouth, how about President Tater Salad? "Blue Collar" comedian Ron White, 58, has announced an independent bid for the White House in the 2016 presidential election. White made the announcement along with a video posted Tuesday showing him signing pap... [Read More]
Tracy Morgan In Talks To Play Redd Foxx In Pryor Biopic With Mike Epps
Lee Daniels upcoming Pryor film looks to have finally found it’s Redd Foxx. The Wrap has revealed through a source that Tracy Morgan is being considered to play the iconic comedian in the heavily awaited biopic starring Mike Epps. Tracy Morgan is in talks to play comedian Redd Foxx in Lee Dan... [Read More]
Fox Orders Phil Lord and Chris Miller’s ‘Son of Zorn’ to Series
The Last Man on Earth’s Phil Lord and Chris Miller have a new series headed to Fox. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the network has ordered Lord and Miller’s live-action/animated hybrid comedy Son of Zorn to series. Jason Sudeikis will star in the show as an animated warrior named Z... [Read More]
John Mulaney Looks Back on the Cancellation of His Fox Sitcom
It’s been nearly six months since Fox officially announced that John Mulaney’s sitcom Mulaney was canceled, and yesterday Vulture posted a lengthy interview with Mulaney that covers everything from where the show went wrong and whether he’d do anything differently as well as standu... [Read More]
Fox Comedy Brings In Ice Cube To Star, Vacation Friends
Safe to say Ice Cube will definitely be remembered for his growing comedy resume outside of his famed rap career. Reports have been made that Cube will now star in the upcoming FOX comedy, Vacation Friends. News on his role comes amidst the films original lead actors no longer being attached to the... [Read More]
News channel comedy “Fair and Balanced” starring Kal Penn in development at ABC
The team of Hayden Schlossberg and Jon Hurwitz, who wrote the Harold & Kumar feature franchise, are re-teaming with Kal Penn for a new project on ABC. Currently titled Fair and Balanced will revolve around an aspiring NPR reporter who is swayed to work at a Fox News-type channel. Penn is no stra... [Read More]
“The Greatest American Hero” series being rebooted by FOX
To people of a certain age, the story of a bumbling teacher who came into possession of an alien super suit yet lost the instructions for doesn’t sound like a ridiculous improv sketch premise, it’s the plot of The Greatest American Hero. A fun superhero show, that aired before superhero ... [Read More]
“Sin City Saints” co-creator Chris Case is heading to FOX with new comedy project
If you’ve been watching Sin City Saints on Yahoo! Screen, there’s a new comedy heading to Fox from the show’s co-creator Chris Case (Reba, Titus, Mad About You). The as-yet-titled project will be written by Case and according to Deadline, “centers on an African-American ex-NF... [Read More]