Enjoy the latest trailer for “Why Him?” starring James Franco, Bryan Cranston
Over the holidays, Ned (Bryan Cranston), an overprotective but loving dad and his family visit his daughter at Stanford, where he meets his biggest nightmare: her well-meaning but socially awkward Silicon Valley billionaire boyfriend, Laird (James Franco). A rivalry develops, and Ned’s panic l... [Read More]
Zack Pearlman and Julian Sergi Are Developing a Show at Comedy Central
Comedy Central just put a new show into development. According to Deadline, Zack Pearlman (Mulaney, The Intern) and Julian Sergi (War Dogs) are developing a comedy for the network that they would also star in as brothers George and Calvin, “who, in rejecting their racist upbringing, flee the M... [Read More]
Bryan Cranston, James Franco face-off in “Why Him?” red band trailer
Why Him? is a story about Ned Fleming (Bryan Cranston) and his wife Barb (Megan Mullally), along with their 15-year old son Scott (Griffin Gluck), go to visit their eldest daughter Stephanie (Zoey Deutch), where she introduces them to her boyfriend, Laird Mayhew (James Franco), a wealthy and famous ... [Read More]
Zack Pearlman teams up with Lorne Michaels for future movie project
When comedy mogul Lorne Michaels slaps his name onto a project, you know the public is going to pay attention. The latest project to garner a coveted Lorne Michael’s stamp of approval is an untitled Zack Pearlman movie pitch. For those who are unfamiliar with the actor’s work, his resume... [Read More]
The Laugh Button Red Carpet: Interviews with the cast of Staten Island Summer including Bobby Moynihan, Colin Jost, and Gina Gershon
This coming Thursday, July 30, Staten Island Summer will debut on Netflix. The semi-autobiographical film written by Saturday Night Live’s Colin Jost and produced by Lorne Michaels stars Graham Phillips (The Good Wife) and Zack Pearlman (Mulaney) as friends who work as lifeguards in the summer... [Read More]
Behind The Scenes: A full 22-minute preview of FOX’s “Mulaney”
John Mulaney's new sitcom, Mulaney, is almost upon us. In New York City, billboards and subway ads are everywhere. FOX has put its promotional muscle behind Mulaney. Now it's up to you, the viewer. To help you make up your mind, check out this special behind-the-scenes preview with clips from the si... [Read More]
Fall Sitcoms 2014 and the rise of the BBF: Bearded Best Friend
Three isn't just the magic number. Three also makes a trend, so what to make of the Bearded Best Friend who'll pop up on at least three new sitcoms this fall? Note: It'd be four or more in 2014 if NBC renews Undateable (featuring Ron Funches), and if you count Al Madrigal's character on NBC's About ... [Read More]
FOX orders 10 more episodes of “Mulaney” in advance of 2014 Upfronts presentation
Great news for John Mulaney, fans of Mulaney and the cast, crew and friends of the sitcom, Mulaney! FOX has ordered 10 additional episodes of the new multi-camera sitcom, just days in advance of the broadcast network's annual Upfronts presentation to advertisers to announce the new fall TV schedule.... [Read More]
Elliott Gould to Stay on 'Mulaney' for Fox Version; Zack Pearlman Joins the Cast
by Bradford Evans In October, Fox ordered comedian John Mulaney's sitcom Mulaney, which NBC passed over last season, to series. Now, we know the cast for the Fox version of Mulaney, which looks to be mostly the same. Elliott Gould and standup Seaton Smith, who were both cast members on the NBC pilot... [Read More]