Glenn Close to Star in George Saunders Amazon Comedy Pilot ‘Sea Oak’
George Saunders has a new half-hour comedy pilot in the works at Amazon, and the project just cast the leading role. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Glenn Close has signed on to star in Sea Oak, which was ordered to pilot back in March. Here’s the logline from THR’s report: Sea Oak&... [Read More]
Here’s Your First Look at Season 4 of Amazon’s ‘Transparent’
Jill Soloway’s series Transparent is returning to Amazon for a fourth season, and the streaming network just released the first trailer. The show earned a season 4 renewal before season 3 premiered last year, and while the upcoming season doesn’t have a premiere date yet, according ... [Read More]
I Loved ‘I Love Dick’
I once attended a Q&A with Chris Kraus, the author of I Love Dick. She was promoting her biography of Kathy Acker, a work she undertook at least partially because she didn’t like Acker. It struck me as a particularly selfish act. But here I am choosing to write a review of the TV show [&he... [Read More]
I Loved ‘I Love Dick’
I once attended a Q&A with Chris Kraus, the author of I Love Dick. She was promoting her biography of Kathy Acker, a work she undertook at least partially because she didn’t like Acker. It struck me as a particularly selfish act. But here I am choosing to write a review of the TV show [&he... [Read More]
Amazon Orders Bryan Cranston Comedy ‘The Dangerous Book for Boys’
Bryan Cranston has a new comedy headed to Amazon. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the streaming network has given a six-episode series order to a comedy created by Cranston and Greg Mottola called The Dangerous Book for Boys. The half-hour comedy was originally in development at NBC back in 201... [Read More]
Episode #147: Ian Harvie
Ian Harvie came out to his family three times in Maine, as gay at 19, as transgender at 22, and as a stand-up comedian at 33. Now a trans man in his 40s, Harvie produced one of the best stand-up specials of 2016, Seeso’s May the Best Cock Win. In between, he met Margaret Cho […] [Read More]
Episode #147: Ian Harvie
Ian Harvie came out to his family three times in Maine, as gay at 19, as transgender at 22, and as a stand-up comedian at 33. Now a trans man in his 40s, Harvie produced one of the best stand-up specials of 2016, Seeso’s May the Best Cock Win. In between, he met Margaret Cho […] [Read More]
Amazon Orders Two Seasons of ‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’
One of Amazon’s new comedy pilots just became the first series to receive a double-season series order at the streaming network. According to Variety, Amazon has officially ordered two seasons of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel from Gilmore Girls creator Amy Sherman-Palladino. Ordered to pilot last ... [Read More]
Check Out the Trailer for Jill Soloway’s New Amazon Series ‘I Love Dick’
Amazon just released the first trailer for Jill Soloway’s new show. Ordered to series back in September, I Love Dick is based on the 1997 novel by Chris Kraus and follows “a struggling married couple, Chris and Sylvere, and their mutual obsession with an off-putting — but charismat... [Read More]
Check Out the Trailer for Jill Soloway’s New Amazon Series ‘I Love Dick’
Amazon just released the first trailer for Jill Soloway’s new show. Ordered to series back in September, I Love Dick is based on the 1997 novel by Chris Kraus and follows “a struggling married couple, Chris and Sylvere, and their mutual obsession with an off-putting — but charismat... [Read More]