CBS orders pilot from Chris Distefano and “How I Met Your Mother” production team
CBS has give a pilot green light to a sitcom from comedian Chris Distefano. The comedy will star Distefano and… MORE CBS orders pilot from Chris Distefano and “How I Met Your Mother” production team appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
CBS orders pilot from Chris Distefano and “How I Met Your Mother” production team
CBS has give a pilot green light to a sitcom from comedian Chris Distefano. The comedy will star Distefano and… MORE CBS orders pilot from Chris Distefano and “How I Met Your Mother” production team appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Two ‘This Is Us’ Writers Developing ‘How I Met Your Father’ Spin-Off Series
Another How I Met Your Mother spin-off is in development. According to The Hollywood Reporter, This Is Us writers Isaac Aptaker and Elizabeth Berger are working on the new spin-off titled How I Met Your Dad, which would take on the same plot as HIMYM but with the genders swapped. While HIMYM co-crea... [Read More]
Inside ‘Moonlighting’ and ‘How I Met Your Mother’s Tributes to Shakespeare
‘Structurally Sound’ is a recurring feature where each week a different structurally unusual, rule-breaking anomaly of an episode from a comedy series is examined. “I hate iambic pentameter.” Moonlighting and How I Met Your Mother are two shows that exhibited wanton disregard... [Read More]
When ‘How I Met Your Mother’ Counted Down to Tragedy by Playing a Game
‘Structurally Sound’ is a recurring feature where each week a different structurally unusual, rule-breaking anomaly of an episode from a comedy series is examined. “This is bad news; this is like a black cat walked through my uterus.” How I Met Your Mother isn’t a show ... [Read More]
When 'How I Met Your Mother' Got Ambitious with Form
by Daniel Kurland ‘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 “Give it a rest, Ted.” “Give what a rest?” “Tryin... [Read More]
“Detroiters” comedy pilot produced by Jason Sudeikis & Broadway Video ordered by Comedy Central
Comedy Central jumps head first into pilot season with an order for Detroiters. The idea revolves around two local ad men who make low-budget commercials in Detroit. But, much like the city in which they live, the best friends aspire to achieve greater things. The show will be executive pr... [Read More]
Arrested Development’s Barbie Adler gets greenlight from ABC Family for “Kevin from Work” Pilot
Barbie Feldman Adler, producer from How I Met Your Mother, My Name Is Earl, and Arrested Development is at it again with Kevin from Work. She is the creator, writer, and executive producer and just got the greenlight from ABC Family to develop the pilot. The show is a workplace comedy about a young ... [Read More]
The Long-Running Sitcoms We Lost in 2014
by Harry Waksberg Today, a sitcom making it to a second season is as notable as another return to Gilligan’s Island. Here, we pay tribute to some sitcoms we lost in 2014 that lasted longer than three seasons, and offer some options for those grieving their passing. How I Met Your Mother When ... [Read More]