'Simpsons' Executive Producer Al Jean Teases Season 26 and the Show's Future
by Megh Wright With the hit FXX Simpsons marathon and live Hollywood Bowl event now complete, the next source of Simpsons anticipation will be which character is killed off during the season 26 premiere as well as how long we can expect the show to keep churning out new episodes on Fox. In a recent ... [Read More]
 
Maybe See TV? The week in pilots, script commitments and development deals (Sept. 18, 2014)
You'll hear a lot in the trades and the trade winds from now through pilot season, which starts in earnest in January, all the way up to the cable Upfronts in the spring and the broadcast network Upfronts in May -- when TV programmers present their new and returning lineups to impress and attract ad... [Read More]
 
'New Girl' and 'The Mindy Project's Season Premieres Drew Less Viewers Than Last Year
by Megh Wright Returning Fox comedies The Mindy Project and New Girl aired their respective third and fourth season premieres last night, but they lost steam with viewers. According to Entertainment Weekly, both premieres dropped significantly in ratings compared to their last season premieres; New ... [Read More]
 
This Week on TV: Premieres and pickles
This is one of our favorite times of year. Mainly because during the next few weeks all the new TV shows will make their premieres. Returning favs and new ones we get to pick apart (we’ll be launching our Fall TV Comedy Guide shortly). But in the meantime, revel in the fact that lots of [&hell... [Read More]
 
Conan O’Brien, Weird Al Yankovic, Jon Lovitz joined the cast of The Simpsons, live at Hollywood Bowl
For three days and nights over the weekend, the Hollywood Bowl hosted a nostalgic throwback of epic proportions as the cast, past writers and friends of The Simpsons performed in tribute to the 25th anniversary of the animated TV series on FOX. Hank Azaria hosted, and his fellow voice castmates Nanc... [Read More]
 
Maybe See TV? The week in pilots, script commitments and development deals (Sept. 11, 2014)
You'll hear a lot in the trades and the trade winds from now through pilot season, which starts in earnest in January, all the way up to the cable Upfronts in the spring and the broadcast network Upfronts in May -- when TV programmers present their new and returning lineups to impress and attract ad... [Read More]
 
Fox Is Developing a Comedy Starring John Stamos from 'Office' Writer Danny Chun
by Megh Wright Fox might be adding another single-cam comedy to its lineup with today's news that they've given a put-pilot commitment to an untitled show starring John Stamos. Written by former Simpsons and Office writer Danny Chun and executive produced by Stamos and Dan Fogelman (The Neighbors), ... [Read More]
 
'The Simpsons' Are Crossing Over with 'The Simpsons'
by Megh Wright In addition to the upcoming Family Guy and Futurama crossover episodes of The Simpsons, Entertainment Weekly reports that there's also another crossover in the works — a Simpsons/Simpsons one. Set to air on October 19th as this year's Treehouse of Horror episode, the crossover w... [Read More]
 
Steel Panther help Rob Riggle celebrate his football dominance
Actor/comedian Rob Riggle isn’t an NFL expert, but he butts heads with them every week on Fox NFL Sunday, alongside the likes of Terry Bradshaw, Michael Strahan, Howie Long and others. And last year, he outgunned the entire staff for picks for the games last year. Many would humbly accept the ... [Read More]
 
Horrible Bosses 2 trailer finds Jason Bateman, Charlie Day and Jason Sudeikis as bumbling kidnappers, Jennifer Aniston as every man’s dream
The newest trailer for Horrible Bosses 2 finds Nick, Dale and Kurt — Jason Bateman, Charlie Day and Jason Sudeikis – plotting a kidnapping (or is it a “kidnaping?”) scheme despite the trio’s bumbling tendencies. Since we last left out lovable crew three years when the o... [Read More]