Anne Heche and Onur Tukel Thoroughly Embarrassed Themselves on a Morbidly Fascinating Episode of ‘Doug Loves Movies’
Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. As readers of this column perhaps know by now, I am a fan of podcast episodes that begin pleasantly enough but quickly devolve (or evolve, depending on your perspective) into crazed psychodramas f... [Read More]
NBC gives pilot order to Kate Walsh comedy
NBC has been on a comedy tear lately. Whether it’s picking Nate Bargatze and The Office‘s Ellie Kemper up for development deals, having Ellen DeGeneres create a new sitcom with a gay lead character, or reanimating Last Comic Standing, the Peacock is definitely upping their comedy game. N... [Read More]
Kate Walsh to Star in NBC Pilot 'Bad Judge' from Producers Will Ferrell and Adam McKay
by Bradford Evans NBC has given an early pilot order to Bad Judge, and Private Practice's Kate Walsh has been cast in the lead role, THR reports. The project, originally announced in November, is produced by Will Ferrell and Adam McKay via their company Gary Sanchez and it follows a hard living judg... [Read More]
Jenna Elfman, Josh Gad, Ellen Barkin and more headed to NBC comedies
NBC has greenlighted two more comedy series today, 1600 Penn and Animal Practice, bringing the total number of sitcoms approved by the network to five. The news, confirmed by The Hollywood Reporter and Deadline, comes a full week before the network o... [Read More]