Fox Is Developing a Fish-Out-of-Water Comedy by ‘It’s Always Sunny’ Producers
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia writing/producing team John and Dave Chernin have a new show in the works at Fox. According to Deadline, the network is currently developing a single-cam comedy by the Chernins about “a coarse, blue-collar woman who moves to affluent Greenwich,... [Read More]
‘New Girl’ Mixes Emotion With Meth to Make Comedy in Their Real-Time Bottle Episode, “Background Check”
‘Genie in a Bottle’ is a recurring feature where each week a different bottle episode (an episode set entirely in one location, often designed to save money) from a comedy series is examined. “What, are you afraid they’ll go through your dream journal?” “I have a ... [Read More]
Bill Hader to play new precinct captain on “Brooklyn Nine-Nine”
We now know who is going to replace the departed Captain Holt on Fox’s award winning show Brooklyn Nine-Nine. Bill Hader will be filling the void, at least for now, left behind when Captain Holt left the squad at the end of season two. He’ll be making his first appearance as the new capt... [Read More]
Jason Sudeikis to Star in Phil Lord and Chris Miller’s Fox Comedy ‘Son of Zorn’
Jason Sudeikis is headed to Fox. According to Deadline, Sudeikis signed on to star in a comedy by Chris Miller and Phil Lord called Son of Zorn (previously titled Son of Zahn) which will be an animated/live-action hybrid about “an animated fantasy warrior named Zorn (Sudeikis) who reconnects w... [Read More]
Harry Shearer reaches agreement with The Simpsons for 2015-2017
Two months after fans and crew of The Simpsons began imagining an animated world of Springfield without the voices of Harry Shearer, it's all going to be just fine. Shearer, who has voiced Mr. Burns, Waylon Smithers, Ned Flanders, Principal Skinner, Kent Brockman, Lenny Leonard, Dr. Hibbert and more... [Read More]
Harry Shearer Is Returning to ‘The Simpsons’ After All
Back in May it was reported that Harry Shearer was leaving his longtime post at The Simpsons due to a “contract dispute,” but — surprise! — he’s coming back after all. Fox confirmed today that Shearer and the other main five Simpsons voice stars Dan Castellaneta, Julie ... [Read More]
Harry Shearer signs new contract to stay on with The Simpsons
Whoo hooo! Peace has been restored in Springfield. Harry Shearer, who not so quietly decided to depart The Simpsons earlier this year has had a change of heart. After walking away from a reportedly $14M deal, Shearer has now signed a new contract with the long running FOX TV series. The details of t... [Read More]
From ‘The Daily Show’ to Fox News with Tom Shillue
Veteran stand-up and storyteller Tom Shillue has just taken over as host of Fox News’ late night satirical talk show Red Eye and he couldn’t be more excited. “It’s a dream come true.” Shillue became a staple panelist and recurring guest host on the program and his contr... [Read More]
Another classic TJ Miller morning show appearance happened
When TJ Miller makes an appearance on a morning show it’s can’t miss TV. Mainly because he tries his best buffoonery tricks and it makes for a laugh. If you’ve seen him in action before, the beginning shot of the comedian holding a water bottle is a pretty big tip off (dribble take... [Read More]
Fox Announces Fall Premiere Dates for ‘Grandfathered,’ ‘The Grinder,’ and More
Fox just revealed its fall TV lineup, including premiere dates for new series Grandfathered and The Grinder as well as returning series like Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Bob’s Burgers, and The Last Man on Earth. In addition to the new and returning series, the network announced when this year’s E... [Read More]