TBS orders new comedies from Simon Rich, Tim and Eric, and Super Deluxe
As the upfronts continue, more news on networks’ upcoming comedy offerings keeps pouring in. Today, TBS has announced an exciting… MORE TBS orders new comedies from Simon Rich, Tim and Eric, and Super Deluxe appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
TBS Orders Simon Rich’s ‘Miracle Workers,’ a Super Deluxe Late Night Block, and More
Today TBS announced several new comedy projects in the works. First up is a Lorne Michaels-produced anthology comedy series created by Simon Rich called Miracle Workers, which will star Daniel Radcliffe and Owen Wilson. TBS has ordered seven episodes of the series, which is set in Heaven and based o... [Read More]
Inside Season 3 of ‘Man Seeking Woman’ with Creator Simon Rich
In the third season of FXX’s surreal romantic comedy, Man Seeking Woman, show creator Simon Rich decided to settle down and explore the complexities of a long-term relationship. MSW protagonist Josh (Jay Baruchel) finally meets his match in Lucy (Katie Findlay) and together they grapple with f... [Read More]
Inside Season 3 of ‘Man Seeking Woman’ with Creator Simon Rich
In the third season of FXX’s surreal romantic comedy, Man Seeking Woman, show creator Simon Rich decided to settle down and explore the complexities of a long-term relationship. MSW protagonist Josh (Jay Baruchel) finally meets his match in Lucy (Katie Findlay) and together they grapple with f... [Read More]
Inside Season 3 of ‘Man Seeking Woman’ with Creator Simon Rich
In the third season of FXX’s surreal romantic comedy, Man Seeking Woman, show creator Simon Rich decided to settle down and explore the complexities of a long-term relationship. MSW protagonist Josh (Jay Baruchel) finally meets his match in Lucy (Katie Findlay) and together they grapple with f... [Read More]
Simon Rich Explains His Decision to Reboot ‘Man Seeking Woman’ in Season 3
Season 3 of Simon Rich’s comedy Man Seeking Woman is currently airing on FXX, and during a panel discussion at TCA today, Rich explained why he decided to approach the new season as a reboot and opportunity to “expand the show’s world” instead of a continuation of past season... [Read More]
The Novels That Came Out of ‘SNL’
Saturday Night Live is a product of its medium. Sketches are written overnight on Tuesday, on air by Saturday, and, due to their often topical nature, sometimes outdated by Monday. We know this schedule because SNL memoirs are almost a genre of their own. (see Bossypants, Yes Please, ... [Read More]
Simon Rich Is Writing a ‘Willy Wonka’ Movie for Warner Bros.
Warner Bros. has a new Willy Wonka movie in the works with SNL alum Simon Rich attached to write. According to Variety, Warner Bros. has acquired the rights to Willy Wonka from the Roald Dahl Estate, and Rich is working on a script for a new film. Here’s more info on the project from Variety&r... [Read More]
Simon Rich Is Writing a ‘Willy Wonka’ Movie for Warner Bros.
Warner Bros. has a new Willy Wonka movie in the works with SNL alum Simon Rich attached to write. According to Variety, Warner Bros. has acquired the rights to Willy Wonka from the Roald Dahl Estate, and Rich is working on a script for a new film. Here’s more info on the project from Variety&r... [Read More]
‘Man Seeking Woman’ and Making Emotions Surreal
Man Seeking Woman is a comedy that is deeply and uniquely concerned with the experience of being a person with feelings. Given that, last season, the show featured both an aged Hitler as a romantic interest and a Japanese monster made entirely of penises, this might seem like a bold claim. I have ne... [Read More]