Adam Pally Is Developing a Hulu Comedy Based on @LosFelizDaycare
A popular parody Twitter account might get the TV series treatment at Hulu. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the streaming network is developing a comedy produced by Adam Pally based on @LosFelizDaycare, a parody Twitter account run by Jason Shapiro since 2013 that currently has over 85,000 foll... [Read More]
Adam Pally Is Developing a Hulu Comedy Based on @LosFelizDaycare
A popular parody Twitter account might get the TV series treatment at Hulu. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the streaming network is developing a comedy produced by Adam Pally based on @LosFelizDaycare, a parody Twitter account run by Jason Shapiro since 2013 that currently has over 85,000 foll... [Read More]
Adult Swim Orders Stop-Motion Pilot ‘The Shivering Truth’ from Vernon Chatman
PFFR’s Vernon Chatman has a new project in the works at Adult Swim. The network announced today that it’s given a pilot order to a stop-motion show created by Chatman called The Shivering Truth, and Chatman, Jonah Hill, Michael Cera, and Starlee Kine will voice the main cast. Here’... [Read More]
Jason Bateman Officially Signs on for ‘Arrested Development’ Season 5
Season 5 of Arrested Development is getting closer. On Friday night, star Jason Bateman tweeted that he has officially signed on for the new season: Look very probable I’m going to put some miles on the Stair Car this summer. Just officially signed on to more ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT today. &mdash... [Read More]
Amazon Is Developing a Comedy Series Starring Jeff Goldblum and Danny DeVito
Amazon has a new half-hour comedy in the works. According to The Wrap, the streaming network is developing a series starring Danny DeVito and Jeff Goldblum created by Simpsons writer/producer Tim Long. The untitled comedy centers on “a faux iconic music duo from the past, Matt Downey (Goldblum... [Read More]
A ‘Roseanne’ Revival Is in the Works with the Original Cast Attached
Roseanne is making a comeback. Deadline reports that an eight-episode limited series revival of Roseanne Barr’s classic ’90s ABC family sitcom is currently in development, and original stars Barr, John Goodman, Sara Gilbert, Laurie Metcalf, and Johnny Galecki are all “in the proces... [Read More]
HBO Is Developing a TV Adaptation of 1997’s ‘Wag the Dog’
HBO wants to turn the 1997 political satire Wag the Dog into a television series. According to The Hollywood Reporter, original director Barry Levinson is attached to adapt Wag the Dog for TV in the form of a half-hour comedy for the network, which is described as “an ode to the classic film, ... [Read More]
Jesse Eisenberg and J.J. Abrams Developing ‘The Market’ Comedy Series
Jesse Eisenberg is developing his own TV comedy with some help from J.J. Abrams. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Eisenberg is developing a single-cam comedy with Abrams’ production company Bad Robot, which he would write, star in, and direct. Titled The Market, the project centers on &ldq... [Read More]
Comedy Central Orders Shows and Pilots from Reggie Watts, Noël Wells, Neal Brennan, and More
Comedy Central just announced a pile of new shows and pilots. The network revealed its 2017-2018 development slate today, which includes a game show hosted by Reggie Watts, a standup/music series from Baron Vaughn and Open Mike Eagle, and pilots from Neal Brennan, Noël Wells, Franchesca Ra... [Read More]
Chris Parnell and Matt Walsh Join ABC’s ‘Black-ish’ Spin-Off
ABC is developing a spin-off of its hit comedy Black-ish, and today a new round of casting news was announced. According to Deadline, Chris Parnell, Matt Walsh, and Trevor Jackson (American Crime) have joined the cast of the spin-off, which is co-created by Kenya Barris and Larry Wilmore and will fo... [Read More]