Watch the Trailers for Amazon’s ‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ and ‘Jean-Claude Van Johnson’ 
Amazon just released trailers for two of its pilots-turned-series. First up is The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, which received a double-season pickup back in April not long after the pilot episode debuted on the streaming network. Created by Amy Sherman-Palladino (Gilmore Girls), the series stars Rachel B... [Read More]
‘Transparent’ Goes on Tour in Season 4
Writer’s note: While it seems inevitable that Ali Pfefferman (Gaby Hoffmann) will soon begin identifying as nonbinary (as creator Jill Soloway does), in this interview Hoffmann uses she/her pronouns to refer to Ali, which this review does as well. Should the character Ali begin using any other... [Read More]
The Three Ticks
Superheroes have gone mainstream. They stare back at us from every conceivable surface: movies, soda cans, and The CW. And every intellectual property under the sun — from Heathers to Will & Grace — is getting a second chance. So it makes sense to bring back an IP that has been knowi... [Read More]
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]
Amazon orders series reuniting Fred Armisen and Maya Rudolph
Fred Armisen just wrapped production on the eighth and final season of IFC’s Portlandia (which will air in January), and the Saturday Night Live alum already has his next sitcom lined up — an Amazon Prime series reuniting him with SNL’s Maya Rudolph! Amazon announced the strai... [Read More]
‘One Mississippi’ Dives Deeper into Heartbreak and Humor in Season 2
While One Mississippi’s first season dealt with a number of huge transitions, like the death of protagonist Tig’s mother and Tig’s moving back to Mississippi, its second season is more focused on the questions these transitions bring up: How much can a person change, and under what... [Read More]
Tig Notaro returns with a second season of “One Mississippi”
Tig Notaro’s Amazon series One Mississippi returns to Amazon Prime this fall. In the second season we see Tig pick… MORE Tig Notaro returns with a second season of “One Mississippi” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Tig Notaro Is Back in the Season 2 ‘One Mississippi’ Trailer
Tig Notaro’s Amazon series One Mississippi returns for its second season next week, and today the season 2 trailer was released. Renewed back in November, the show will follow Tig’s character this season as she lives the small-town life at her family’s home in Mississippi, and as t... [Read More]
Amazon Renews ‘Transparent’ for a Fifth Season
More Transparent is in the works at Amazon. According to Deadline, the streaming network has officially handed out a season 5 renewal to Jill Soloway’s series, which comes a month before season 4 is slated to debut on Friday, September 22nd. “We are extremely grateful to Amazon Studios f... [Read More]
Paul Scheer Signs On to Write Amazon’s ‘Galaxy Quest’ Series
Paramount revealed back in 2015 that it was developing a television series for Amazon based on the 1999 movie Galaxy Quest, and while the project stalled last year following Alan Rickman’s death, today there’s a big update. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Paul Scheer has signed... [Read More]