Meeting One of Andy Kaufman’s Earliest Mentors
Dan Pasternack is a comedy producer and programmer as well as a scribbler and superfan who loves alliterative couplets almost as much as he loves comedy. His passion and his professional life have brought him into contact with comedy legends and lore of the past and present. For each installment of ... [Read More]
How ‘Teachers’ Finds the Fun in a Sometimes Thankless Job
Watch out, the Katydids are on the scene. Six improvisors from Chicago, all with names derived from Katherine (Caitlin Barlow, Katy Colloton, Cate Freedman, Kate Lambert, Katie O’Brien, and Katie Thomas) have released the second season of their hilarious TVLand comedy series Teachers. If you&r... [Read More]
Episode #133: TV Land’s “Teachers,” The Katydids
Caitlin Barlow, Katy Colloton, Cate Freedman, Kate Lambert, Katie O’Brien and Kathryn Renée Thomas met in various Chicago improvisational theaters, and with a shared name and a dream between them, formed The Katydids. They’ve sold a sitcom to NBC and a feature film screenplay, but... [Read More]
This Week on TV: Neal Brennan’s “3 Mics” premieres on Netflix
This week on TV we get a few new specials, some comedy television hits return, and some potential new ones… MORE This Week on TV: Neal Brennan’s “3 Mics” premieres on Netflix appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
“Teachers” has been picked up for season 2 on TV Land
BIG NEWS: #TeachersSeries has been picked up for Season 2!! RETWEET if you're excited!https://t.co/GgamPWavTy — Teachers (@TeachersSeries) March 3, 2016 The Alison Brie executive produced TV Land series Teachers has been renewed for season 2. Fantastic news for the sketch group known as The Ka... [Read More]
TV Land Renews The Katydids’ ‘Teachers’ for a Second Season
TV Land’s freshman comedy Teachers just got renewed for another season. According to TV Line, the network has officially picked up the series for a 20-second episode season. Check out our interview with The Katydids about the show here and review of the current season here. [Read More]
TV Land Renews The Katydids’ ‘Teachers’ for a Second Season
TV Land’s freshman comedy Teachers just got renewed for another season. According to TV Line, the network has officially picked up the series for a 20-second episode season. Check out our interview with The Katydids about the show here and review of the current season here. [Read More]
With ‘Those Who Can’t’ and ‘Teachers’, Two New Classroom Sitcoms Fall Short
The classroom is a sitcom setting that is never utilized as well as it could be. There are countless tween and teen shows that use classrooms (and general school settings) to set scenes or ramp up some dramatic-classroom tension (see: Girl Meets World) but rarely do we get this same treatment in a s... [Read More]
How The Katydids Turned an Improv Group Into the New Sitcom ‘Teachers’
If you’ve had a chance to watch the pilot episode of Teachers, the new comedy coming to TV Land on January 13th, then you know what a treat we’re all in for. The sneak peak episode premiered after the MTV Music Awards in August and is now available on Hulu, Amazon, iTunes and just about ... [Read More]
How The Katydids Turned an Improv Group Into the New Sitcom ‘Teachers’
If you’ve had a chance to watch the pilot episode of Teachers, the new comedy coming to TV Land on January 13th, then you know what a treat we’re all in for. The sneak peak episode premiered after the MTV Music Awards in August and is now available on Hulu, Amazon, iTunes and just about ... [Read More]