Amazon Orders an Untitled Comedy Series Starring Fred Armisen and Maya Rudolph
Amazon has a few new comedy projects in development, including a new series starring frequent SNL collaborators Fred Armisen and Maya Rudolph. According to Deadline, the streaming network has given a series order to an untitled, half-hour, single-cam series co-created by Alan Yang and Matt Hubbard&n... [Read More]
Jay-Z “Moonlight” music video re-enacts Friends with black comedians
For everyone who thought 1990s hit sitcom Friends was too unrealistic or too white, Jay-Z and director Alan Yang are here for you. Yang (Master of None) directed the music video for Jay-Z’s new single, “Moonlight,” which dropped Friday afternoon. It’s a beat-by-beat re-enactm... [Read More]
Jay-Z “Moonlight” music video re-enacts Friends with black comedians
For everyone who thought 1990s hit sitcom Friends was too unrealistic or too white, Jay-Z and director Alan Yang are here for you. Yang (Master of None) directed the music video for Jay-Z’s new single, “Moonlight,” which dropped Friday afternoon. It’s a beat-by-beat re-enactm... [Read More]
Your 2016 Emmy Awards comedy winners
Comedy was on full display at this year’s Emmys. Winners included Veep, Louie Anderson, and Kate McKinnon. But we’ll get to the full winners list in just a bit. Let’s start at the beginning. Jimmy Kimmel hosted the awards show brought us everything from a unique arrival, PB&Js,... [Read More]
Aziz Ansari’s ‘Master of None’ Renewed by Netflix for Season 2
Aziz Ansari and Alan Yang’s hit Netflix comedy Master of None has, unsurprisingly, been renewed by Netflix for a second season. According to a tweet by Ansari, it’s arriving on the streaming service sometime next year. In the meantime, check out our review of the first season of Master o... [Read More]
Aziz Ansari lands 10-episode order for untitled Netflix sitcom
The trades are abuzz with Netflix's latest TV series acquisition, even if Netflix hasn't released the news officially and nobody knows what the new comedy will be called! That's because it'll star Aziz Ansari, who co-created the as-yet-untitled sitcom with his Parks and Recreation colleague Alan Yan... [Read More]
Netflix Orders a New Comedy Series from Aziz Ansari and Mike Schur
by Megh Wright Aziz Ansari is headed to Netflix with his very own show. According to THR, the streaming network has ordered a 10-episode half-hour comedy series starring Ansari, co-created by former Parks and Recreation Alan Yang, and executive produced by Parks and Rec co-creator Mike Schur. No plo... [Read More]