NBC renews ‘Parks and Rec’ and axes ‘Whitney,’ ’1600 Penn’ and two others (Updated)
UPDATE: May 10, 5:55 pm ET — Comedian John Mulaney’s project did not get picked up, reports Deadline. The semi-autobiographical multi-camera pilot co-starred Elliott Gould, Martin Short, Nasim Pedrad, Griffin Newman, Seaton Smith and Lou ... [Read More]
 
The Laugh Button guide to new Fall 2012 television comedies
Some people have fantasy football, we have fantasy television. Well, we don’t pick teams and make trades and such, but we do try to predict outcomes. Since the 2012 television season is upon us it’s time to check out a slew of new shows. So let’s get into the evaluation process for... [Read More]
 
‘The New Normal’ Banned in Salt Lake City
The Mormon capital of the world, Salt Lake City, has banned NBC’s new fall comedy due to the homosexual content of the show.  An NBC affiliate, which is owned by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will not air The New Normal because it ... [Read More]
 
Image of Jenna Elfman, Josh Gad, Ellen Barkin and more headed to NBC comedies
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]