‘Archer’s Season 7 Promo Recreates the ‘Magnum P.I.’ Opening Credits
Archer returns to FX next month for its seventh season, and the network released the first promo today that’s an impressive shot-for-shot remake of the opening credits to Magnum P.I. — check out the original version below. The new season premieres on FX on Thursday, March 31st, so we&rsq... [Read More]
‘Man Seeking Woman’ and Making Emotions Surreal
Man Seeking Woman is a comedy that is deeply and uniquely concerned with the experience of being a person with feelings. Given that, last season, the show featured both an aged Hitler as a romantic interest and a Japanese monster made entirely of penises, this might seem like a bold claim. I have ne... [Read More]
‘Baskets’ and the Bleak Comedy of Failure
Baskets, FX’s new sad-clown comedy created by Louis C.K., Zach Galifianakis, and Portlandia’s Jonathan Krisel, exists in a strange comedic universe: a bleak landscape defined by a particularly masculine blend of anger and sadness, the kind where schlumpy inaction covers up an uneasy curr... [Read More]
Inside ‘Baskets,’ ‘Portlandia,’ and Keeping Comedy Zen with Jonathan Krisel
Whether or not you know Jonathan Krisel by name, chances are high you’re very familiar with his directing and writing work. From his early days on Tim and Eric and SNL to his more recent work on Portlandia, Kroll Show, Man Seeking Woman, and debuting tonight, the new FX series Baskets, Krisel ... [Read More]
Inside ‘Baskets,’ ‘Portlandia,’ and Keeping Comedy Zen with Jonathan Krisel
Whether or not you know Jonathan Krisel by name, chances are high you’re very familiar with his directing and writing work. From his early days on Tim and Eric and SNL to his more recent work on Portlandia, Kroll Show, Man Seeking Woman, and debuting tonight, the new FX series Baskets, Krisel ... [Read More]
Season 7 of ‘Archer’ Premieres on FX March 31st
FX has revealed the season 7 premiere date for Archer. The Wrap reports that season 7 — which was part of the show’s double-season renewal back in 2014 — is set to debut on FX Thursday, March 31st. Archer has gone through some big changes over the past year between having to drop t... [Read More]
Season 7 of ‘Archer’ Premieres on FX March 31st
FX has revealed the season 7 premiere date for Archer. The Wrap reports that season 7 — which was part of the show’s double-season renewal back in 2014 — is set to debut on FX Thursday, March 31st. Archer has gone through some big changes over the past year between having to drop t... [Read More]
Season 7 of ‘Archer’ Premieres on FX March 31st
FX has revealed the season 7 premiere date for Archer. The Wrap reports that season 7 — which was part of the show’s double-season renewal back in 2014 — is set to debut on FX Thursday, March 31st. Archer has gone through some big changes over the past year between having to drop t... [Read More]
Tracy Morgan and Jordan Peele Are Developing a Comedy for FX
Jordan Peele is taking time out of his busy new role as a horror film director to develop a new pilot with Tracy Morgan. Deadline reports that FX has ordered a pilot co-written by Peele and Eastbound & Down’s John Carcieri with Morgan attached to star. The pilot will follow “a career... [Read More]
Tracy Morgan and Jordan Peele Are Developing a Comedy for FX
Jordan Peele is taking time out of his busy new role as a horror film director to develop a new pilot with Tracy Morgan. Deadline reports that FX has ordered a pilot co-written by Peele and Eastbound & Down’s John Carcieri with Morgan attached to star. The pilot will follow “a career... [Read More]