Elizabeth Banks Joins Melissa McCarthy and Maya Rudolph in ‘The Happytime Murders’
Melissa McCarthy’s upcoming movie The Happytime Murders is rounding out its cast. Deadline reports that Elizabeth Banks has joined the cast of the film, which has been in development at The Jim Henson Company since 2012 with Brian Hanson attached to direct. Melissa McCarthy signed on to star a... [Read More]
Elizabeth Banks Joins Melissa McCarthy and Maya Rudolph in ‘The Happytime Murders’
Melissa McCarthy’s upcoming movie The Happytime Murders is rounding out its cast. Deadline reports that Elizabeth Banks has joined the cast of the film, which has been in development at The Jim Henson Company since 2012 with Brian Hanson attached to direct. Melissa McCarthy signed on to star a... [Read More]
Laverne Cox to Star in Elizabeth Banks-Produced ABC Pilot ‘The Trustee’
Laverne Cox might be ABC’s next comedy star. According to Deadline, the Orange Is the New Black alum has signed on to star alongside Meaghan Rath (Being Human, New Girl) in the ABC pilot The Trustee, which was ordered back in January. Produced by Elizabeth Banks, the hourlong dramedy centers o... [Read More]
ABC Orders Cop Comedy Pilot ‘The Trustee’ from Elizabeth Banks
Elizabeth Banks has a new TV project in the works at ABC. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the network has given a pilot order to an hourlong dramedy produced by Banks called The Trustee. Written by Jay Scherick and David Ronn, the series centers on “a driven but stubborn detective who fin... [Read More]
ABC Orders Cop Comedy Pilot ‘The Trustee’ from Elizabeth Banks
Elizabeth Banks has a new TV project in the works at ABC. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the network has given a pilot order to an hourlong dramedy produced by Banks called The Trustee. Written by Jay Scherick and David Ronn, the series centers on “a driven but stubborn detective who fin... [Read More]
Elizabeth Banks to Produce New Comedies at NBC and CBS
Elizabeth Banks is developing two comedy series at NBC and CBS. According to Deadline, NBC has given a script commitment to a single-cam comdy produced by Banks and written by Sam Pitman and Adam Cole-Kelly. The untitled half-hour project follows “a 30-something father who’s trying to na... [Read More]
Elizabeth Banks to Produce New Comedies at NBC and CBS
Elizabeth Banks is developing two comedy series at NBC and CBS. According to Deadline, NBC has given a script commitment to a single-cam comdy produced by Banks and written by Sam Pitman and Adam Cole-Kelly. The untitled half-hour project follows “a 30-something father who’s trying to na... [Read More]
Elizabeth Banks to Produce New Comedies at NBC and CBS
Elizabeth Banks is developing two comedy series at NBC and CBS. According to Deadline, NBC has given a script commitment to a single-cam comdy produced by Banks and written by Sam Pitman and Adam Cole-Kelly. The untitled half-hour project follows “a 30-something father who’s trying to na... [Read More]
Freeform Developing Comedy Series from The Lonely Island, Elizabeth Banks, and More
ABC Family is rebranding this year under the new name Freeform, and according to Deadline, the network just added some comedies to its development slate. The Lonely Island, Elizabeth Banks, and Daily Show producers Jennifer Flanz and Elise Terrell are behind some of the projects, which you can check... [Read More]
Elizabeth Banks launches, “WhoHaHa” a digital comedy platform for women
Actress and all around funny person Elizabeth Banks is behind the latest comedy platform that has a women-focus. Banks took to Twitter to announce the launch of WhoHaHa a “digital platform whose goal is to shine a spotlight on funny women. Here at WhoHaha our motto is: if men can do it, they p... [Read More]